Table of contents for The story of semiconductors / John Orton.


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1. Perspectives: The 'Information Age'
2. The Cat's Whiskers: First applications, early days
3. Minority Rule: The transistor, band structure
4. Silicon, Silicon and Yet More Silicon
5. The Compound Challenge: Light emitting devices, microwaves
6. Low Dimensional Structures: Mesoscopic, electronic, optical devices
7. Let There Be Light: Laser diodes
8. Communicating with Light: Fibre optics, photodetectors
9. Semiconductors in the Infra-Red: Quantum wells, superlattices and other modern wonders
10. Polycrystalline and Amorphous Semiconductors: Solar cells, liquid crystal displays



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Semiconductors -- History.