semiconductor detector

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.S05592
A radiation detector using a semiconductor, in which free electric charges are produced along the path of an ionizing particle, in combination with a high voltage and electrodes to collect the induced electric charges.
Source:
PAC, 1994, 66, 2513. 'Nomenclature for radioanalytical chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)' on page 2525 (https://doi.org/10.1351/pac199466122513)