Chin. Phys. Lett.  2020, Vol. 37 Issue (4): 044203    DOI: 10.1088/0256-307X/37/4/044203
FUNDAMENTAL AREAS OF PHENOMENOLOGY(INCLUDING APPLICATIONS) |
Influence of Hot-Carriers on the On-State Resistance in Si and GaAs Photoconductive Semiconductor Switches Working at Long Pulse Width
Chong-Biao Luan, Hong-Tao Li**
Key Laboratory of Pulsed Power, Institute of Fluid Physics, China Academy of Engineering Physics, P. O. Box 919-108, Mianyang 621900
Cite this article:   
Chong-Biao Luan, Hong-Tao Li 2020 Chin. Phys. Lett. 37 044203
Download: PDF(666KB)   PDF(mobile)(664KB)   HTML
Export: BibTeX | EndNote | Reference Manager | ProCite | RefWorks
Abstract We demonstrate that the transport of hot carriers may result in the phenomenon where an oscillated output current appears at the waveforms in a high-power photoconductive semiconductor switch (PCSS) working at long pulse width when the laser disappears or the electric field changes. The variational laser and electric field will affect the scattering rates of hot carriers and crystal lattice in high-power PCSS, and the drift velocity of hot carriers and also the on-state resistance will be changed. The present result is important for reducing the on-state resistance and improving the output characteristics of high-power Si/GaAs PCSS.
Received: 16 November 2019      Published: 24 March 2020
PACS:  42.65.Re (Ultrafast processes; optical pulse generation and pulse compression)  
  72.40.+w (Photoconduction and photovoltaic effects)  
  85.30.Fg (Bulk semiconductor and conductivity oscillation devices (including Hall effect devices, space-charge-limited devices, and Gunn effect devices))  
Fund: Supported by the Rector's Fund of China Academy of Engineering Physics (Grant No. YZJJLX2016002), and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant Nos. 61504127 and U1530128).
TRENDMD:   
URL:  
http://cpl.iphy.ac.cn/10.1088/0256-307X/37/4/044203       OR      http://cpl.iphy.ac.cn/Y2020/V37/I4/044203
Service
E-mail this article
E-mail Alert
RSS
Articles by authors
Chong-Biao Luan
Hong-Tao Li
[1]Loubriel G M, O'Malley M W, Zutavern F J, McKenzie B B, Conley W R and Hjalmarson H P 1988 IEEE Conf. Record Eighteenth Power Modulator Symposium 1988 312
[2]Koo C, McWright M, Pocha D and Wilcox B 1984 Appl. Phys. Lett. 45 1130
[3]Wu T, Shang B and Vorst A V 1996 Microwave Opt. Technol. Lett. 11 177
[4]Xu M, Bian K, Ma C, Jia H, An X and Shi W 2016 Opt. Lett. 41 4387
[5]Gui H M and Shi W 2018 Acta Phys. Sin. 67 184207 (in Chinese)
[6]Xu M, Li M, Shi W, Ma C, Zhang Q, Fan L, Shang X and Xue P 2016 IEEE Electron Device Lett. 37 67
[7]Hemmat Z, Faez R, Moreno E, Rasouli F, Radfar F and Zaimbashi M 2016 Optik 127 4615
[8]Xu M, Liu R, Shang X, Zhang Q, Shi W and Guo G 2016 IEEE Electron Device Lett. 37 751
[9]Wolfe T S, Francis S A, Langley D, Petrosky J C, Roos J, Terzuoli A and Zens T 2016 IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 44 60
[10]Chowdhury A R, Mauch D, Joshi R P, Neuber A A and Dickens J 2016 IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 63 3171
[11]Luan C B, Feng Y W, Huang Y P et al et al 2016 IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 44 839
[12]Holzman J F, Vermeulen F E and Elezzabi A Y 2000 IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 36 130
[13]Wichtowski M 2015 Opt. Laser Technol. 65 142
[14]Jacoboni C 1985 J. Lumin. 30 120
[15]Morse J D, Mariella R P, Anderson G D and Dutton R W 1991 IEEE Electron Device Lett. 12 379
[16]Cai W and Lax M 1992 Int. J. Mod. Phys. 6 1007
[17]Nilsson H E, Sannemo U and Petersson C S 1996 IEEE Trans. Electron Devices 43 924
[18]Lei X L and Horing N J M 1992 Int. J. Mod. Phys. 6 805
[19]Grasser T, Kosina H and Selberherr S 2003 Int. J. High Speed Electron. Syst. 13 873
[20]Gurevich Y G and de la Cruz G G 2006 Semicond. Sci. Technol. 21 1686
Related articles from Frontiers Journals
[1] Xiaowei Wang, Li Wang, Fan Xiao, Dongwen Zhang, Zhihui Lü, Jianmin Yuan, Zengxiu Zhao. Generation of 88as Isolated Attosecond Pulses with Double Optical Gating[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2020, 37(2): 044203
[2] Jia-Jun Song, Xiang-Hao Meng, Zhao-Hua Wang, Xian-Zhi Wang, Wen-Long Tian, Jiang-Feng Zhu, Shao-Bo Fang, Hao Teng, Zhi-Yi Wei. Generation of Femtosecond Laser Pulse at 1.43GHz from an Optical Parametric Oscillator Based on LBO Crystal[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2019, 36(12): 044203
[3] Jin-Ming Chen, Jin-Ping Yao, Zhao-Xiang Liu, Bo Xu, Fang-Bo Zhang, Yue-Xin Wan, Wei Chu, Zhen-Hua Wang, Ling-Ling Qiao, Ya Cheng. Dramatic Spectral Broadening of Ultrafast Laser Pulses in Molecular Nitrogen Ions[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2019, 36(10): 044203
[4] Jie Shao, Cai-Ping Zhang, Jing-Chao Jia, Jun-Lin Ma, Xiang-Yang Miao. Effect of Carrier Envelope Phase on High-Order Harmonic Generation from Solid[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2019, 36(5): 044203
[5] Gen Li, Yong Zhou, Shu-Jie Li, PeiJun Yao, Wei-qing Gao, Chun Gu, Li-Xin Xu. Synchronously Pumped Mode-Locked 1.89μm Tm-Doped Fiber Laser with High Detuning Toleration[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2018, 35(11): 044203
[6] Ya-Ya Mao, Chong-Qing Wu, Xin-Zhi Sheng, Bo Liu, Rahat Ullah, Feng Tian. Multi-Channel NRZ/RZ-DPSK to CSRZ-DPSK Format Conversion Based on Nonlinear Polarization Rotation of SOA[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(10): 044203
[7] Yang-Yang Liu, Kun Zhao, Peng He, Hang-Dong Huang, Hao Teng, Zhi-Yi Wei. High-Efficiency Generation of 0.12mJ, 8.6Fs Pulses at 400nm Based on Spectral Broadening in Solid Thin Plates[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(7): 044203
[8] Shang- Ming Ou, Guan-Yu Liu, Hui Lei, Zhi-Gang Zhang, Qing-Mao Zhang. Generation of 47fs Pulses from an Er:Fiber Amplifier[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(7): 044203
[9] Yu-Dong Yao, Zhi Qiao, Xiao-Chao Wang, Wei Fan, Zun-Qi Lin. Temporally Modulated Phase Retrieval Method for Weak Temporal Phase Measurement of Laser Pulses[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(3): 044203
[10] Peng-Chao Zhao, Fan Qi, Ai-Yi Qi, Yu-Fei Wang, Wan-Hua Zheng. Static and Dynamic Analysis of Lasing Action from Single and Coupled Photonic Crystal Nanocavity Lasers[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(2): 044203
[11] Shuang Qin, Zhao-Hua Wang, Shuai-Shuai Yang, Zhong-Wei Shen, Quan-Li Dong, Zhi-Yi Wei. Spectral-Phase-Modulated Cross-Polarized Wave for Chirped Pulse Amplifier with High Contrast Ratio[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(2): 044203
[12] Ya Bai, Li-Wei Song, Peng Liu, Ru-Xin Li. Energy Scaling of Terahertz Pulses Produced through Difference Frequency Generation[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(1): 044203
[13] Hong-Dan Zhang, Jing Guo, Yan Shi, Hui Du, Hai-Feng Liu, Xu-Ri Huang, Xue-Shen Liu, Jun Jing. Exploration of High-Harmonic Generation from the CS$_2$ Molecule by the Lewenstein Method in Two-Color Circularly Polarized Laser Field[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2017, 34(1): 044203
[14] Jiang Qin, Peng Lang, Bo-Yu Ji, N. K. Alemayehu, Han-Yan Tao, Xun Gao, Zuo-Qiang Hao, Jing-Quan Lin. Imaging Ultrafast Plasmon Dynamics within a Complex Dolmen Nanostructure Using Photoemission Electron Microscopy[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2016, 33(11): 044203
[15] Jin-Jer Huang, Lin Su, Shao-Zhi Pu, Shang-Ao Sun, Liu-Yang Zhang. Design of an Ultrafast Frequency Doubling Photonic Device[J]. Chin. Phys. Lett., 2016, 33(10): 044203
Viewed
Full text


Abstract