Photon far-infrared and sub-millimeters array detectors
V.N. Shumsky Rzhanov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, prosp. Lavrent'eva 13, Novosibirsk, 630090, Russian Federation
This review analyzes the current state of research pertaining to the design of thermal and photon far-infrared and sub-millimeter array detectors. Threshold detector characteristics are compared and the application potential of photodetectors is explored.