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Thallium dopant in lead chalcogenides: investigation methods and peculiarities

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Department of Radiophysics, St. Petersburg State Technical University, ul. Politekhnicheskaya 29, St. Petersburg, 195251, Russian Federation

The body of experimental and theoretical data on transport phenomena, optical absorption, low-temperature heat capacity, tunnelling spectroscopy, magnetic susceptibility, superconductivity, and self-compensation are summarized for thallium-doped lead chalcogenides PbM (M = Te, Se, S) and PbM-based solid solutions. The physical properties of the semiconducting compounds are explained in a unified manner using the concept of resonance Tl states located in the valence band of the compound. The basic parameters of resonance impurity states are estimated and their dependences on temperature, pressure, and material composition are determined.

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PACS: 71.20.−b, 71.55.−i, 74.70.−b, 78.90.+t (all)
DOI: 10.1070/PU1998v041n08ABEH000427
URL: https://ufn.ru/en/articles/1998/8/a/
Citation: Nemov S A, Ravich Yu I "Thallium dopant in lead chalcogenides: investigation methods and peculiarities" Phys. Usp. 41 735–759 (1998)
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TY JOUR
TI Thallium dopant in lead chalcogenides: investigation methods and peculiarities
AU Nemov, S. A.
AU Ravich, Yu. I.
PB Physics-Uspekhi
PY 1998
JO Physics-Uspekhi
JF Physics-Uspekhi
JA Phys. Usp.
VL 41
IS 8
SP 735-759
UR https://ufn.ru/en/articles/1998/8/a/
ER https://doi.org/10.1070/PU1998v041n08ABEH000427

Оригинал: Немов С А, Равич Ю И «Примесь таллия в халькогенидах свинца: методы исследования и особенности» УФН 168 817–842 (1998); DOI: 10.3367/UFNr.0168.199808a.0817

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