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Gallium Nitride Nanotube and its Application as Transistors

by Bagavathi Chandrasekara, K A Narayanankutty
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 47 - Number 14
Year of Publication: 2012
Authors: Bagavathi Chandrasekara, K A Narayanankutty

Bagavathi Chandrasekara, K A Narayanankutty . Gallium Nitride Nanotube and its Application as Transistors. International Journal of Computer Applications. 47, 14 ( June 2012), 39-44. DOI=10.5120/7259-0347

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author = { Bagavathi Chandrasekara, K A Narayanankutty },
title = { Gallium Nitride Nanotube and its Application as Transistors },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { June 2012 },
volume = { 47 },
number = { 14 },
month = { June },
year = { 2012 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 39-44 },
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doi = { 10.5120/7259-0347 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
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In search of opto-electronic nano materials, we often come across Gallium Nitride nanotubes (GaN-NT) with excellent electrical and optical characteristics. Gallium Nitride nanotubes are predominantly semiconducting and have been less explored in its application as a transistor channel through Density Functional Theory (DFT). Comparing Gallium Nitride nanotubes with Boron Nitride nanotubes (BN-NT) and Carbon nanotubes (CNT), we have obtained distinguishing features of Gallium Nitride nanotubes. In this work, Transistor simulation with Gallium Nitride nanotubes has been reported with the nanotube as channel. Properties of various configurations of nanotubes are compared among Carbon, Boron Nitride and Gallium Nitride nanotubes.

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