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Author Huzayyin, A. ♦ Boggs, S. ♦ Ramprasad, R.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2008
Language English
Subject Keyword Impurities ♦ Polyethylene ♦ Density functional theory ♦ Photonic band gap ♦ Dielectrics ♦ Crystallization ♦ Quantum computing ♦ Polymers ♦ Electrons ♦ Chemicals ♦ Density Functional Theory ♦ Polythylene Carbonyl Impurities
Abstract The effect of carbonyl groups on crystalline polyethylene has been studied through computation of the energy band diagram and density of states using density functional theory (DFT). Carbonyl impurity states reduce the effective band gap by about 2.35 eV.
Description Author affiliation: ECE Dept., Univ. of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada (Huzayyin, A.; Boggs, S.) || Inst. of Mater. Sci., Univ. of Connecticut, CT, USA (Ramprasad, R.)
ISBN 9781424425488
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2008-10-26
Publisher Place Canada
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 862.01 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 353
Ending Page 356


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library