Paul Thompson, PhD

Dr, PhD II-VI Optoelectronic Devices, MSc Optoelectronic & Laser Devices

19921998

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Research interests

II-VI Optoelectronic Devices and the characterisation of the materials by photoluminesence, C-V Profiling, Refractive Index calculation, Electron Beam Induced Current analysis, X-ray Photon Spectroscopy etc

Key Research Words/Phrases

II-VI Semiconductors; Optoelectronics; Characterisation; Materials Analysis

Biography

University of Stirling BSc (Hons) Physics 1985 - 1989

British Aerospace (Military Aircraft) 1989 - 1991

Heriot Watt University MSc Optoelectronic & Laser Devices 1991 - 1992

Heriot Watt University PhD II-VI Optoelectronic Devices 1992 - 1995

Heriot Watt University Research Associate 1995 - 1996

NEC Semiconductors 1996 - 2001

TeraHertz Photonics 2001-2002

Heriot Watt University Information & Planning Officer 2002 - present

Press Profile

None to date

Roles & Responsibilities

Administrator for Pure

Research Group Contact Details

Details of Heriot-Watt University can be found at:

www.hw.ac.uk

External positions

JISC

Jul 2014Mar 2016

Keywords

  • QC Physics
  • optoelectronics
  • II VI Semi-conductors
  • Q Science (General)
  • metrology
  • spectroscopy
  • TS Manufactures
  • process engineering

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Research Output

  • 13 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis
  • 1 Master's Thesis

Photoluminescence excitation spectroscopic studies of nitrogen doped ZnSe

Brownlie, G. D., Zhu, Z., Horsburgh, G., Steele, T., Thompson, P. J., Wallace, J. M., Prior, K. A. & Cavenett, B. C., Feb 1996, In : Journal of Crystal Growth. 159, 1-4, p. 321-324 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 7 Citations (Scopus)

    Growth of ZnSe and ZnCdSe on (211)B GaAs substrates

    Telfer, S. A., Horsburgh, G., Milnes, J. S., Morhain, C., Thompson, P. J., Prior, K. A. & Cavenett, B. C., Feb 1998, In : Journal of Crystal Growth. 184-185, p. 51-56 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 7 Citations (Scopus)

    ZnSe/ZnCdSe quantum confined Stark effect waveguide modulator

    Thompson, P. J., Wang, S. Y., Horsburgh, G., Steele, T. A., Prior, K. A. & Cavenett, B. C., Feb 1996, In : Journal of Crystal Growth. 159, 1-4, p. 902-905 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • II-VI quantum confined Stark effect waveguide modulators

    Thompson, P. J., Wang, S. Y., Horsburgh, G., Steele, T. A., Prior, K. A. & Cavenett, B. C., 12 Feb 1996, In : Applied Physics Letters. 68, 7, p. 946-948 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 6 Citations (Scopus)

    Compensation in p-type ZnSe based semiconductors

    Prior, K. A., Meredith, W., Brownlie, G. D., Zhu, Z., Thompson, P. J., Milnes, J. S., Hauksson, I. S., Horsburgh, G., Steele, T. A., Wang, S. Y. & Cavenett, B. C., Jan 1997, In : Materials Science and Engineering: B. 43, 1-3, p. 9-15 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 6 Citations (Scopus)