A @[email protected] in which the @[email protected] is the p-n junction between p-type and n-type @[email protected] host materials. This term is preferred over the sometimes-used term @[email protected]
PAC, 1995, 67, 1913. (Nomenclature, symbols, units, and their usage in spectrochemical analysis-XV. Laser-based molecular spectroscopy for chemical analysis - laser fundamentals (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1920 [Terms] [Paper]
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PAC, 1996, 68, 2223. (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2236 [Terms] [Paper]