>ZnO THIN FILMS: PROPERTIES, PERFORMANCE AND APPLICATIONS

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Abstract

Zinc oxide (ZnO) is an n-type semiconductor with versatile applications such as optical devices in ultraviolet region, piezoelectric transducers, transparent electrode for solar cells and gas sensors. This book “ZnO Thin Films: Properties, Performance and Applications” gives a deep insight in the intriguing science of zinc oxide thin films. It is devoted to cover the most recent advances and reviews the state of the art of ZnO thin films applications involving energy harvesting, microelectronics, magnetic devices, photocatalysis, photovoltaics, optics, thermoelectricity, piezoelectricity, electrochemistry, temperature sensing. It serves as a fundamental information source on the techniques and methodologies involved in zinc oxide thin films growth, characterization, post-deposition plasma treatments and device processing. This book will be invaluable to the experts to consolidate their knowledge and provide insight and inspiration to beginners wishing to learn about zinc oxide thin films.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationZnO Thin Films
Subtitle of host publicationProperties, Performance and Applications
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Pages1-304
Number of pages304
ISBN (Electronic)9781536160871
Publication statusPublished - 2019 Jan 1

Keywords

  • electrochemistry
  • energy harvesting
  • magnetic devices
  • microelectronics
  • optics
  • photocatalysis
  • photovoltaics
  • piezoelectricity
  • temperature sensing
  • thermoelectricity
  • thin films
  • ZnO

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)

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