Reasons for Degradation of Semiconducting Crystals

Published 11.11.2010 Presenter Anton Pankratov

Reasons for Degradation of Semiconducting Crystals

For a long time it has been considered that a semiconducting device, especially a low-power one, may serve almost forever. Indeed, it does not emit and evaporate incandescent elements like a lamp, it does not experience gas environment damage like a gas-diode, or burn of contacts like a relay ...