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Method to Reveal Electrically and Optically Active Defects in Hg(x) Cd(1-x)Te

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052439D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Irene, EA [+details]

Abstract

The Hg(x)Cd(1-x)Te crystals useful in optical and electrical applicatio have defects that can be made sufficiently visible by crystal quality assessment by heating the crystals with mixtures of HNO(3) and HCL.