Infrared Detectors provides comprehensive coverage of this important aspect of infrared technology, including details of recent research efforts directed toward improving the performance of single element devices, large electronically scanned arrays, and higher operating temperatures. Discussions include HgCdTe detectors, Schottky barrier photoemis

part |2 pages

Part I: Introduction

chapter 1|28 pages

Infrared Detector Characterization

chapter 2|32 pages

Focal Plane Arrays

part |2 pages

Part II: Infrared Thermal Detectors

chapter 3|12 pages

Theory of Thermal Detectors

chapter 4|14 pages


chapter 5|30 pages


chapter 6|28 pages

Pyroelectric Detectors

chapter 7|4 pages

Other Thermal Detectors

part |2 pages

Part III: Infrared Photon Detectors

chapter 8|94 pages

Theory of Photon Detectors

chapter 9|10 pages

Heterodyne Detection

chapter 10|32 pages

Extrinsic Silicon and Germanium Detectors

chapter 11|34 pages

Schottky-Barrier Photoemissive Detectors

chapter 12|66 pages

III-V Detectors

chapter 13|116 pages

HgCdTe Detectors

chapter 14|14 pages

HgZnTe and HgMnTe Detectors

chapter 15|56 pages

IV-VI Detectors