6. Photoelectrochemical Photocurrent Switching and Related Phenomena

  1. Konrad Szaciłowski1,2

Published Online: 16 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470710883.ch6

Infochemistry: Information Processing at the Nanoscale

Infochemistry: Information Processing at the Nanoscale

How to Cite

Szaciłowski, K. (2012) Photoelectrochemical Photocurrent Switching and Related Phenomena, in Infochemistry: Information Processing at the Nanoscale, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470710883.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Non-Ferrous Metals, AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland

  2. 2

    Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470710722

Online ISBN: 9780470710883

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Keywords:

  • photoelectrochemical photocurrent switching, and related phenomena;
  • organic, inorganic semiconducting materials, and Dember effect;
  • photoexcitation, electron trapping and cathodic photocurrents;
  • MIM, photocurrent switching, as active element of logic device;
  • photocurrent switching in selenium;
  • switching behaviour in semiconductor, optical and electrical criteria;
  • photocathodic effect, and selenium to selenide anion photoreduction;
  • photocurrent switching in surface-modified semiconductors;
  • nanoparticle increase as single switch, PEPS effect-based slow operation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Photocurrent Generation and Switching in Neat Semiconductors

  • Photocurrent Switching in MIM Organic Devices

  • Photocurrent Switching in Semiconducting Composites

  • Photocurrent Switching in Surface-Modified Semiconductors

  • References