Chapter 1. Charge Transport via Delocalized States in Disordered Materials

  1. Sergei Baranovski Faculty
  1. Igor Zvyagin Faculty

Published Online: 7 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470095067.ch1

Charge Transport in Disordered Solids with Applications in Electronics

Charge Transport in Disordered Solids with Applications in Electronics

How to Cite

Zvyagin, I. (2006) Charge Transport via Delocalized States in Disordered Materials, in Charge Transport in Disordered Solids with Applications in Electronics (ed S. Baranovski), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470095067.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Physics and Material Sciences Center, Philipps University Marburg, Germany

Author Information

  1. Physics, Moscow State University, 119899 Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 11 AUG 2006

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Materials for Electronic and Optoelectronic Applications

Book Series Editors:

  1. Dr Peter Capper3,
  2. Professor Safa Kasap4 and
  3. Professor Arthur Willoughby5

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    SELEX Sensors and Airborne Systems Infrared Ltd, Southampton, UK

  2. 4

    University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5A9, Canada

  3. 5

    University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470095041

Online ISBN: 9780470095065

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Keywords:

  • extended-state transport in disordered solids;
  • charge transport via delocalized states;
  • metal–insulator transition and Anderson–Mott transition;
  • Fermi-liquid approximation;
  • charge carrier scattering and normal metallic behavior;
  • electron–electron interaction;
  • scaling theory of localization;
  • apparent mobility edge;
  • minimum metallic conductivity;
  • Meyer–Neldel rule

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Transport by Electrons in Extended States Far from the Mobility Edges

  • Scaling Theory of Localization

  • Extended-state Conduction in Three Dimensions

  • Apparent Mobility Edge and Extended-state Conduction in Two-dimensional Systems

  • Conclusions

  • References