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Advanced Silicon Carbide Devices and Processing

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Since the production of the first commercially available blue LED in the late 1980s, silicon carbide technology has grown into a billion-dollar industry world-wide in the area of solid-state lighting and power electronics. With this in mind we organized this book to bring to the attention of those well versed in SiC technology some new developments in the field with a particular emphasis on particularly promising technologies such as SiC-based solar cells and optoelectronics. We have balanced this with the more traditional subjects such as power electronics and some new developments in the improvement of the MOS system for SiC MOSFETS. Given the importance of advanced microsystems and sensors based on SiC, we also included a review on 3C-SiC for both microsystem and electronic applications.

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Advanced Silicon Carbide Devices and ProcessingEdited by Stephen Saddow

Published: September 17th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59734

ISBN: 978-953-51-2168-8

Copyright year: 2015

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8466 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

8 Web of Science Citations

6 Dimensions Citations

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1. Silicon Carbide in Microsystem Technology — Thin Film Versus Bulk Material

By Mariana Amorim Fraga, Matteo Bosi and Marco Negri

1460

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2. 3C-SiC — From Electronic to MEMS Devices

By Jean-François Michaud, Marc Portail and Daniel Alquier

1126

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3. Impact of Dielectric Formation and Processing Techniques on the Operation of 4H-SiC MOSFETs

By Lucy Martin, Hua-Khee Chan, Ming-Hung Weng and Alton Horsfall

628

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4. Investigation of SiC/Oxide Interface Structures by Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

By Sadafumi Yoshida, Yasuto Hijikata and Hiroyuki Yaguchi

960

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5. Comparative Study of Optimally Designed DC-DC Converters with SiC and Si Power Devices

By O. Deblecker, Z. De Grève and C. Versèle

1138

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6. Novel Developments and Challenges for the SiC Power Devices

By Yintang Yang, Baoxing Duan, Song Yuan and Hujun Jia

1135

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7. High-responsivity SiC Ultraviolet Photodetectors with SiO2 and Al2O3 Films

By Feng Zhang

918

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8. Silicon Carbide for Novel Quantum Technology Devices

By Stefania Castelletto, Lorenzo Rosa and Brett C. Johnson

1101

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