Chapter 9. AC Hopping Transport in Disordered Materials

  1. Sergei Baranovski Faculty
  1. Igor Zvyagin Faculty

Published Online: 7 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470095067.ch9

Charge Transport in Disordered Solids with Applications in Electronics

Charge Transport in Disordered Solids with Applications in Electronics

How to Cite

Zvyagin, I. (2006) AC Hopping Transport 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.ch9

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:

  • AC hopping transport in disordered materials;
  • Drude conductivity;
  • universality and scaling;
  • phononless AC conductivity;
  • phonon-assisted hopping to AC conductivity;
  • multiple hopping regime;
  • classical hopping;
  • Coulomb gap effects;
  • random resistor–capacitor network

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Universality and Scaling

  • Phononless AC Conductivity

  • Phonon-assisted AC Conductivity in the Pair Approximation

  • Multiple Hopping Regime

  • Classical hopping

  • Conclusions

  • Appendix 9.1 Frequency Response of a Finite Isolated Cluster

  • Appendix 9.2 Size Distribution of Finite Clusters

  • References