Hot electron conduction in lead telluride

D. K. Ferry

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The velocity of hot electrons in PbTe at 77 K is calculated by an iterative-integral technique. Scattering by polar-optical phonons, acoustic phonons, and first-order-coupled intervalley phonons is included.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)317-319
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters A
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 5 1976

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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