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Polarized Semiconductors

  • Marius GrundmannEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)

Abstract

In this chapter semiconductors with a spontaneous polarization and ferroelectric semiconductors are discussed. Also the effect of piezoelectricity is treated in some detail for zincblende and wurtzite materials.

Keywords

External Electric Field Spontaneous Polarization Piezoelectric Effect Paraelectric Phase Zincblende Material 
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Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Experimentelle Physik IIUniversität LeipzigLeipzigGermany

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