Infrared Detectors

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CRC Press, Nov 15, 2010 - Science - 898 pages
Completely revised and reorganized while retaining the approachable style of the first edition, Infrared Detectors, Second Edition addresses the latest developments in the science and technology of infrared (IR) detection. Antoni Rogalski, an internationally recognized pioneer in the field, covers the comprehensive range of subjects necessary to un
 

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Contents

1 Radiometry
2
2 Infrared Detector Characterization
23
3 Fundamental Performance Limitations of Infrared Detectors
45
4 Heterodyne Detection
75
Infrared Thermal Detectors
87
5 Thermopiles
88
6 Bolometers
104
7 Pyroelectric Detectors
138
14 HgCdTe Detectors
366
15 IVVI Detectors
485
16 Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors
542
17 Superlattice Detectors
601
18 Quantum Dot Infrared Photodetectors
629
Focal Plane Arrays
645
19 Overview of Focal Plane Array Architectures
646
20 Thermal Detector Focal Plane Arrays
680

8 Novel Thermal Detectors
157
Infrared Photon Detectors
175
9 Theory of Photon Detectors
176
10 Intrinsic Silicon and Germanium Detectors
256
11 Extrinsic Silicon and Germanium Detectors
272
12 Photoemissive Detectors
290
13 IIIV Detectors
309
21 Photon Detector Focal Plane Arrays
715
22 Terahertz Detectors and Focal Plane Arrays
776
23 ThirdGeneration Infrared Detectors
808
Final Remarks
846
Index
849
Back cover
877
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