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Investigation of photodetector structures for THz emission by photomixing using numerical simulation
Author(s): Angela Dyson; Ian D. Henning; Michael J. Adams
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The operation and performance of an InGaAs/InP uni-travelling-carrier photodiode (UTC-PD) has been studied using a commercial device simulator. We compare the UTC-PD with conventional PIN photodiodes, focusing particularly on evaluating the intrinsic device performance.

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Date Published: 22 March 2007
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 6468, Physics and Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices XV, 64681Q (22 March 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.717250
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Angela Dyson, Univ. of Essex (United Kingdom)
Ian D. Henning, Univ. of Essex (United Kingdom)
Michael J. Adams, Univ. of Essex (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6468:
Physics and Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices XV
Marek Osinski; Fritz Henneberger; Yasuhiko Arakawa, Editor(s)

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