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Effects of an Aluminum Contact on the Carrier Mobility and Threshold Voltage of Zinc Tin Oxide Transparent Thin Film Transistors
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Effects of an Aluminum Contact on the Carrier Mobility and Threshold Voltage of Zinc Tin Oxide Transparent Thin Film Transistors
Ma, Tae-Young;
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 Abstract
We fabricated amorphous zinc tin oxide (ZTO) transparent thin-film transistors (TTFTs). The effects of Al electrode on the mobility and threshold voltage of the ZTO TTFTs were investigated. It was found that the aluminum (Al)-ZTO contact decreased the mobility and increased the threshold voltage. Traps, originating from , were assumed to be the cause of degradation. An indium tin oxide film was inserted between Al and ZTO as a buffer layer, forming an ohmic contact, which was revealed to improve the performance of ZTO TTFTs.
 Keywords
Zinc tin oxide;Transparent thin film transistors;Aluminium contact;Ohmic contact;
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English
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