antimonide


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antimonide

[′an·tə·mə‚nīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
A binary compound of antimony with a more positive compound, for example, H5Sb. Also known as stibide.
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Mark Furlong, VP of IQE's IR business unit, said, "We are pleased to have received these new orders as they reflect the high quality of the antimonide substrate products that we supply as well as the confidence that our customers have in Galaxy Compound Semiconductors and Wafer Technology to support their longer term requirements for a wide range of InSb and GaSb substrate materials up to 5inch in diameter.
Structural, surface morphology and electrical properties of laser irradiated aluminium antimonide using 500, 1000, 1500 and 2000 KrF Excimer laser shots are presented in this study.
Indium antimonide is a narrow band-gap semiconductor material, which is utilized as a part of infrared detectors, including warm imaging cameras, as they can detect the presence of IR radiation by its photoconductive properties.
Among III-V family of binary semiconductors indium antimonide has the smallest band gap and the smallest effective mass of conduction electrons.
The MWIR and LWIR regions require semiconductors such as indium antimonide (InSb) or mercury cadmium telluride (HgCdTe).
Kouwenhoven's team assembled a device using an indium antimonide nanowire about 100 nanometers across.
Sensing technologies are expected to go beyond the traditional principles of piezoresistive, capacitive, and inductive, while emerging sensor materials such as silicon carbide (SiC), carbon nanotube (CNT) and indium antimonide have enabled sensor penetration into new applications.
The EOS SWIXR is a scanning, double-grating monochromator-based instrument equipped with all-reflective input optics and a liquid-nitrogen-cooled indium antimonide (InSb) detector.
The experiments were conducted using an infrared camera CEDIP (MIW) with a cooled indium antimonide (InSb) detector (3-5 [micro]m), a frame rate of 150 Hz and a focal plane array (FPA) with pixel format of 320 (H) x 240 (V).
As late as our special issue on Bou Azzer (September-October 2007), dyscrasite had not been known to occur there; however, earlier this year, members of the Spirifer group of Warsaw, Poland brought back a few specimens of the silver antimonide which had just been found in the Bouismas mine, in the district's center (see my August 3 online report).
The cells produced by the consortium are based on indium phosphide (InP) materials, rather than the more traditional gallium antimonide.
FTIR transmission images were recorded on an imaging microscope equipped with an indium antimonide, 64 pixel x 64 pixel, focal plane array (Digilab Stingray).