Semiconductor heteroepitaxy
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Semiconductor heteroepitaxy growth, characterization, and device applications : Montpellier, France, 4-7 July 1995 by

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Published by World Scientific in Singapore, River Edge, NJ .
Written in English


  • Compound semiconductors -- Congresses.,
  • Crystal growth -- Congresses.,
  • Epitaxy -- Congresses.,
  • Compound semiconductors -- Industrial applications -- Congresses.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditors, Bernard Gil, Roger-Louis Aulombard.
ContributionsGil, B., Aulombard, R. L.
LC ClassificationsQC611.8.C64 S35 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 683 p. :
Number of Pages683
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL553678M
ISBN 109810224796
LC Control Number96135629

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