Chapter 8. Processing, Devices, and Heterostructures

  1. Prof. Dr. Hadis Morkoç and
  2. Ümit Özgür

Published Online: 25 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527623945.ch8

Zinc Oxide: Fundamentals, Materials and Device Technology

Zinc Oxide: Fundamentals, Materials and Device Technology

How to Cite

Morkoç, H. and Özgür, Ü. (2009) Processing, Devices, and Heterostructures, in Zinc Oxide: Fundamentals, Materials and Device Technology, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527623945.ch8

Author Information

  1. Virginia Commonwealth University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Richmond, VA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408139

Online ISBN: 9783527623945

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Keywords:

  • zinc oxide;
  • Schottky contact;
  • ohmic contact;
  • thermionic emission;
  • field emission;
  • etching;
  • polariton laser;
  • field effect transistor;
  • transparent oxide;
  • AZO;
  • GZO;
  • thin-film transistor;
  • surface acoustic wave;
  • nanostructures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Primer to Semiconductor–Metal Contacts

  • Ohmic Contacts to ZnO

  • Schottky Contacts to ZnO

  • Etching of ZnO

  • Heterostructure Devices

  • Piezoelectric Devices

  • Sensors and Solar Cells Based on ZnO Nanostructures

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References