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Light Absorption and Photocurrent Oscillations in a-GeSe2 Films

  • J. Hajto
  • M. Füstöss-Wégner

Abstract

The steady state photocurrent and optical properties of amorphous GeSe2 films has been investigated under the influence of continuous laser irradiation. A medium intensity (1.4 – 2.7 kW/cm2) is found where a low frequency (3–50 Hz) periodic pulsation in the transmitted light and the photocurrent sets in. A model for light induced absorption oscillation is presented based on the bistable local bonding geometry of the amorphous network.

Keywords

Lone Pair Electron Photocurrent Measurement Amorphous Network Incident Photon Flux Space Charge Limitation 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Hajto
    • 1
  • M. Füstöss-Wégner
    • 1
  1. 1.Central Research Institute for PhysicsHungarian Academy of SciencesBudapestHungary

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