Fast Neutron Effects in Glass-Ceramics and Amorphous Semiconductors
A review of radiation damage mechanisms in insulators and semiconductors is presented. Recent results on fast neutron effects on the ac and dc electrical properties of insulating glass-ceramics, amorphous semiconductors, and semiconducting glass-ceramics, including damage thresholds of crystallite sizes, are discussed and interpreted in terms of amorphous hand structure models and heterogeneous dielectric theory.
KeywordsFast Neutron Damage Threshold Loss Peak Interfacial Polarization Amorphous Semiconductor
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