Chalcogenides

Metastability and Phase Change Phenomena

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ISBN: 978-3-642-28704-6 (Print) 978-3-642-28705-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Amorphous Semiconductors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-34

      Fundamentals of Amorphous Semiconductors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-47

      Properties of Amorphous Chalcogenides

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-63

      Methods of Structure Analysis

  3. Chalcogenide Glasses

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 67-102

      Reversible Photostructural Changes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 103-121

      Photo-Induced Anisotropy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 123-131

      Photo-Induced Change of the Phase State

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 133-145

      Photo-Induced Phenomena in Chalcogenide-Metal Structures

  4. Phase-Change Materials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 149-179

      Structure of the Crystalline Phase

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-215

      Structure of the Amorphous Phase

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-230

      Pressure-Induced Transformations

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      Pages 231-247

      Mechanism of the Phase-Change Process

  5. Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 249-249

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 251-276

      Memory Devices

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 277-284