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Light-emitting diodes

Author: E Fred Schubert
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Revised and fully updated, the second edition of this textbook is dedicated to the technology and physics of LEDs including infrared, visible-spectrum, ultraviolet, and white LEDs. With nine more  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: E Fred Schubert
ISBN: 0521865387 9780521865388
OCLC Number: 70147320
Description: x, 422 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: History of light-emitting diodes --
Radiative and non-radiative recombination --
Theory of radiative recombination --
LED basics : electrical properties --
LED basics : optical properties --
Junction and carrier temperatures --
High internal efficiency designs --
Design of current flow --
High extraction efficiency structures --
Reflectors --
Packaging --
Visible-spectrum LEDs --
The AIGaInN material system and ultraviolet emitters --
Spontaneous emission from resonant cavities --
Resonant-cavity light-emitting diodes --
Human eye sensitivity and photometric qualities --
Colorimetry --
Planckian sources and color temperature --
Color mixing and color rendering --
White-light sources based on LEDs --
White-light sources based on wavelength converters --
Optical communication --
Communication LEDs --
LED modulation characteristics.
Responsibility: E. Fred Schubert.
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'Light-Emitting Diodes is an excellent examination of the physics and technology of semiconductor LEDs. The narration is simple and direct, and the book is well referenced for those seeking a deeper Read more...

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