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Journal of Photonics
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 4739020, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4739020
Research Article

Electrical and Photoconductivity Properties of Al/CdFe2O4/p-Si/Al Photodiode

1Department of Mechatronics Engineering, Faculty of Technology, Firat University, 23169 Elazig, Turkey
2Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Firat University, 23169 Elazig, Turkey
3School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA

Received 9 March 2016; Accepted 2 June 2016

Academic Editor: Roberto Proietti

Copyright © 2016 Mehmet Çavaş 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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