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Skripal A. V., Ponomarev D. V., Komarov A. A., Sharonov V. E. Tamm resonances control in one-dimensional microwave photonic crystal for measuring parameters of heavily doped semiconductor layers. Izvestiya of Saratov University. Physics , 2022, vol. 22, iss. 2, pp. 123-130. DOI: 10.18500/1817-3020-2022-22-2-123-130, EDN: ERLGLP

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Tamm resonances control in one-dimensional microwave photonic crystal for measuring parameters of heavily doped semiconductor layers

Skripal Alexander Vladimirovich, Saratov State University
Ponomarev Denis Viktorovich, Saratov State University
Komarov Andrey Aleksandrovich, Saratov State University
Sharonov Vasily Evgenievich, Saratov State University

The possibility has been explored to control the photonic Tamm resonances (TRs) in the one-dimensional microwave photonic crystal (MPC) with the dielectric filling by changing the thickness of the MPC’s outer layer adjacent to the heavily doped layer of the semiconductor GaAs structure. The controlled photonic TRs have been used to measure the conductivity of the heavily doped semiconductor layer. It has been shown that depending on the conductivity of the layer the specific tuning of the TR frequency is necessary in order to achieve a high sensitivity of the TR to the change of the conductivity. The possibility of observing the plasma resonance in the infrared range has additionally allowed to determine the concentration and mobility of free charge carriers in the heavily doped layer of the GaAs structure.

This work was supported by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation in the framework of the State task (project No. FSRR-2020-0005).
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