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- Dec 04, 2018

Semiconductor Materials Offer Alternatives to Silicon

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Researching the way to smaller and lighter-weight electronics.

Silicon is a good semiconducting material because it’s abundant and cost-effective. Yet researchers have been looking for alternative materials that can perform even better for high-performance electronics. Researchers at MIT think they can identify some of those alternatives with a new technique for fabricating ultra-thin semiconducting films comprised of exotic materials other than silicon. 

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