Quantum Effects and Devices

  • Yasuhisa Omura
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Abstract

To find a physical study that considers quantum effect devices at the fundamental level, we have to go back to the tunneling diode by L. Esaki[1]. It is symbolic that he used Ge, which is one of the covalent semiconductors. It is also interesting that silicon materials are attracting attention of many researchers today.

Keywords

Coherence GaAs Germanium Verse SIMOX 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yasuhisa Omura
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  1. 1.Departement of Electronics, Faculty of EngineeringKansai UniversitySuita, OsakaJapan

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