Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Advances in Photodetectors

Research and Applications

Edited by Kuan Chee

University of Science and Technology of China Email

This book provides a wide-ranging overview of the current state-of-the-art and new trends in photodetector design and research. Written by a team of internationally renowned experts, with contributions from universities, research institutes and industries, this work is suitable for students and professionals interested in studying and dealing with photodetector design and technology, as well as the wide gamut of related applications. Its coverage includes: physics and fundamentals of photodetectors; physical models of photodetector operation; new materials, design, processing and function of photodetectors in related applications; testing, monitoring and calibration; and research progress in photodetector-related areas. Theoretical aspects, design and simulation principles, and important experimental results are thoroughly addressed, embodying a comprehensive account of current activity in this important field of research and industry.

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Advances in PhotodetectorsResearch and ApplicationsEdited by Kuan Chee

Published: September 18th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.74896

ISBN: 978-1-78985-622-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-621-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78985-389-6

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

6052 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

6 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Photodetectors

By Kuan W.A. Chee


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2. Photoconductive Interlocked Molecules and Macromolecules

By Raffaello Papadakis, Ioanna Deligkiozi and Hu Li


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3. Ion-Beam Modified Terahertz GaAs Photoconductive Antenna

By Caiming Sun and Aidong Zhang


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4. Energy Bandgap Engineering of Transmission-Mode AlGaAs/GaAs Photocathode

By Yijun Zhang and Gangcheng Jiao


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5. a-Si:H p-i-n Photodiode as a Biosensor

By Vera Gradišnik and Darko Gumbarević


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6. Single-Pixel Imaging Using Photodiodes

By Yessenia Jauregui-Sánchez, Pere Clemente, Pedro Latorre-Carmona, Jesús Lancis and Enrique Tajahuerce


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7. Overcoming the Bandwidth-Quantum Efficiency Trade-Off in Conventional Photodetectors

By Tianyi Zhou and Kuan W.A. Chee


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8. Linear CCD-Based Spectrometry Using Either an ASIC or FPGA Design Methodology

By Richard Ocaya


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9. Avalanche Photodiode Focal Plane Arrays and Their Application to Laser Detection and Ranging

By Hai-Zhi Song


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