Novel Family of Semiconductors

New research paper titled "Semiconducting silicon–phosphorus frameworks for caging exotic polycations" from researchers at Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University, and Ames Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy. Abstract "A series of novel semiconductors AAe6Si12P20X (A = Na, K, Rb, Cs; Ae = Sr, Ba; X = Cl, Br, I) is reported. Their crystal structures feature a tetrahedral Si–P f... » read more