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P-type Nitrogen Doped ZnO Films Grown By Thermal Evaporation

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  31 January 2011

Wei Mu
Affiliation:, Miami University, Dept. of Paper and Chemical Engineering, Oxford, Ohio, United States
Lei Guo
Affiliation:, Miami University, Dept. of Paper and Chemical Engineering, Oxford, Ohio, United States
Lei Kerr
Affiliation:, Miami University, Dept. of Paper and Chemical Engineering, Oxford, United States
David C. Look
Affiliation:, Wright State University, Semiconductor Research Center, Dayton, Ohio, United States
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We report the formation of p-type nitrogen doped ZnO (ZnO:N) grown by thermal-evaporation deposition. The effects of nitrogen precursors on the electrical and optical properties of ZnO:N were investigated. This study shows that growth process plays a critical role in the electrical properties of ZnO:N. The chemical reaction mechanism was analyzed.

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