Embedded Nanoparticles in Schottky and Ohmic Contacts: A Review

  title={Embedded Nanoparticles in Schottky and Ohmic Contacts: A Review},
  author={Mohammad Saleh Gorji and Kuan Yew Cheong},
  journal={Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences},
  pages={197 - 222}
  • M. Gorji, K. Cheong
  • Published 19 February 2015
  • Materials Science, Engineering
  • Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences
Schottky and Ohmic contacts are essential parts of electronic and optoelectronic devices based on semiconductor materials. Controlling the contact/semiconductor interface properties is the key to obtaining a contact with an optimum performance. Contacts incorporated by nanomaterials, i.e., nano-sized particles that are embedded at the interface of contact/semiconductor, can transform the conventional approaches of contact fabrication, resulting in more reproducible, tunable and efficient… 
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