Characteristics of III-V semiconductor devices at high temperature
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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Washington, D.C.], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Transistors,
  • Semiconductors,
  • Materials at high temperatures

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StatementRainee N. Simons ... [et al.].
SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 106574.
ContributionsSimons, Rainee N., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17104992M

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