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Title: Long Wavelength Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector (QWIP) Research at Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Authors: Gunapala, S. D.
Liu, J. K.
Sundaram, M.
Bandara, S. V.
Shott, C. A.
Hoelter, T.
Maker, P. D.
Muller, R. E.
Issue Date: 8-Apr-1996
Citation: Orlando, FL
Abstract: One of the simplest device realizations of the classic particle-in-the-box problem of basic quantum mechanics is the Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector (QWIP). Optimization of the detector design and material growth and processing has culminated in the realization of a 15 ??utoff 128x128 focal plane array camera and a camera with large (256x256 pixel) focal plane array of QWIPs which can see at 8.5 ??holding forth great promise for a variety of applications in the 6-25 ??avelength range. This paper discusses the physics of the QWIP and QWIP technology development at Jet Propulsion Laboratory
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/24725
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