Accession Number : AD0455519


Title :   CADMIUM SULFIDE. A HISTORY OF SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH AT THE AEROSPACE RESEARCH LABORATORIES,


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF AEROSPACE RESEARCH ARLINGTON VA


Personal Author(s) : Komons, Nick A


Report Date : Sep 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 77


Abstract : An historical account is given of ARL's program in Group II-VI compound semiconductors from the beginning of the program in 1951 to the present. Studies relating to the electrical and optical properties of cadmium sulfide are emphasized. The story is told in the changing context of Air Force research. (Author)


Descriptors :   *CADMIUM COMPOUNDS , AIR FORCE RESEARCH , SEMICONDUCTORS , SULFIDES , SEMICONDUCTING FILMS , SOLAR CELLS , CRYSTALS , CRYSTAL GROWTH , TRANSISTORS , RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , FLUORESCENCE , HISTORY , ATOMIC ENERGY LEVELS , SINGLE CRYSTALS , BIBLIOGRAPHIES , SOLID STATE PHYSICS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE