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Photodiodes

Communications, Bio-Sensings, Measurements and High-Energy Physics

This book describes different kinds of photodiodes for applications in high-speed data communication, biomedical sensing, high-speed measurement, UV-light detection, and high energy physics. The photodiodes discussed are composed of several different semiconductor materials, such as InP, SiC, and Si, which cover an extremely wide optical wavelength regime ranging from infrared light to X-ray, making the suitable for diversified applications. Several interesting and unique topics were discussed including: the operation of high-speed photodiodes at low-temperature for super-conducting electronics, photodiodes for bio-medical imaging, single photon detection, photodiodes for the applications in nuclear physics, and for UV-light detection.

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1. Photodiodes with High Speed and Enhanced Wide Spectral Range

By Meng-Chyi Wu and Chung-Hung Wu

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2. Evaluation of Uni-Traveling Carrier Photodiode Performance at Low Temperatures and Applications to Superconducting Electronics

By Hideo Suzuki

1208

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3. The Optimum Link Design Using a Linear PIN-PD for WiMAX RoF Communication

By Koyu Chinen

1803

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4. Single Photon Detection Using Frequency Up-Conversion with Pulse Pumping

By Lijun Ma, Oliver Slattery and Xiao Tang

1422

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5. Low Scattering Photodiode-Modulated Probe for Microwave Near-Field Imaging

By Hamidreza Memarzadeh-Tehran, Jean-Jacques Laurin and Raman Kashyap

1672

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6. Single Shot Diagnostics of Quasi-Continuously Pumped Picosecond Lasers Using Fast Photodiode and Digital Oscilloscope

By Michal Jelinek, Vaclav Kubecek and Miroslav Cech

2686

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7. A Photodiode-Based, Low-Cost Telemetric- Lidar for the Continuous Monitoring of Urban Particulate Matter

By Massimo Del Guasta, Massimo Baldi and Francesco Castagnoli

2695

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8. The Photodiode Array: A Critical Cornerstone in Cardiac Optical Mapping

By Herman D. Himel IV, Joseph Savarese and Nabil El-Sherif

1617

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9. Photodiode Array Detection in Clinical Applications; Quantitative Analyte Assay Advantages, Limitations and Disadvantages

By Zarrin Es’haghi

3836

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10. UV Photodiodes Response to Non-Normal, Non-Colimated and Diffusive Sources of Irradiance

By María-Paz Zorzano, Javier Martín-Soler and Javier Gómez-Elvira

1713

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11. Detection of VUV Light with Avalanche Photodiodes

By Cristina M. B. Monteiro, Luís M. P. Fernandes and Joaquim M. F. dos Santos

2828

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12. Quantitative Measurements of X-Ray Intensity

By Michael J. Haugh and Marilyn Schneider

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13. The New Photo-Detectors for High Energy Physics and Nuclear Medicine

By Nicola D’Ascenzo and Valeri Saveliev

1804

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