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Volume 25, Number 5, Page 779 (1981)
25th Anniversary Issue
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Semiconductors at IBM: Physics, Novel Devices, and Materials Science

by R. W. Keyes, M. I. Nathan
Work on semiconductor physics, devices, and materials science carried on at IBM in the last twenty-five years is reviewed. Topics covered include hot electrons, inversion layers, the injection laser, electroluminescence, the Gunn effect, MESFETs, solar cells, superlattices, and amorphous materials and effects.
Related Subjects: Chemistry and chemical engineering; Lasers; Materials; Semiconductor technology