Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

X-Ray Irradiation and Bias Effects in Fully-Depleted and Partially-Depleted SiGe HBTs Fabricated on CMOS-Compatible SOI

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

9 Author(s)
Bellini, M. ; Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA ; Jun, B. ; Tianbing Chen ; Cressler, J.D.
more authors

X-ray total ionizing dose effects in both fully-depleted and partially-depleted SiGe HBT-on-SOI transistors are investigated at room and at cryogenic temperatures for the first time. Devices irradiated in grounded and forward-active mode configurations exhibit a different behavior depending on the collector doping of the device. The degradation produced by 10 keV x-rays is compared to previously reported 63 MeV proton results on the same fully-depleted SiGe HBT-on-SOI devices, showing decreased degradation for proton irradiation. Both collector and substrate bias are shown to affect the two-dimensional nature of the current flow in these devices, resulting in significant differences in the avalanche multiplication characteristics (hence, breakdown voltage) across temperature

Published in:

Nuclear Science, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:53 ,  Issue: 6 )

Date of Publication:

Dec. 2006

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.