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Conference Papers in Science
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 370436, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/370436
Conference Paper

Synthesis and Characterisation of Thin Films of Bismuth Triiodide for Semiconductor Radiation Detectors

1Gargi College, University of Delhi, Siri Fort Road, New Delhi 110049, India
2Miranda House, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, India
3Department of Physics and Astrophysics, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, India

Received 7 February 2014; Accepted 18 March 2014; Published 2 April 2014

Academic Editors: P. Mandal, R. K. Shivpuri, and G. N. Tiwari

This Conference Paper is based on a presentation given by Alka Garg at “National Conference on Advances in Materials Science for Energy Applications” held from 9 January 2014 to 10 January 2014 in Dehradun, India.

Copyright © 2014 Alka Garg et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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