Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Bolometers

Edited by Unil Perera

Georgia State University, United States of America

Infrared Detectors and technologies are very important for a wide range of applications, not only for Military but also for various civilian applications. Comparatively fast bolometers can provide large quantities of low cost devices opening up a new era in infrared technologies. This book deals with various aspects of bolometer developments. It covers bolometer material aspects, different types of bolometers, performance limitations, applications and future trends. The chapters in this book will be useful for senior researchers as well as beginning graduate students.

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BolometersEdited by Unil Perera

Published: March 9th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2030

ISBN: 978-953-51-0235-9

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

21251 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

19 Web of Science Citations

13 Dimensions Citations

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1. Group IV Materials for Low Cost and High Performance Bolometers

By Henry H. Radamson and M. Kolahdouz

3809

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2. Un-Cooled Microbolometers with Amorphous Germanium-Silicon (a-GexSiy:H) Thermo-Sensing Films

By Mario Moreno, Alfonso Torres, Roberto Ambrosio and Andrey Kosarev

3573

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3. Noise Limitations of Miniature Thermistors and Bolometers

By Béla Szentpáli

2802

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4. Cold-Electron Bolometer

By Leonid S. Kuzmin

1858

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5. Lens-Antenna Coupled Superconducting Hot-Electron Bolometers for Terahertz Heterodyne Detection and Imaging

By Lei Liu

2408

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6. Detection of Terahertz Radiation from Submicron Plasma Waves Transistors

By Y. M. Meziani, E. Garcia, J. Calvo, E. Diez, E. Velazquez, K. Fobelets and W. Knap

1794

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7. Bolometers for Fusion Plasma Diagnostics

By Kumudni Tahiliani and Ratneshwar Jha

2360

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8. Smart Bolometer: Toward Monolithic Bolometer with Smart Functions

By Denoual Matthieu, de Sagazan Olivier, Attia Patrick and Allègre Gilles

2648

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