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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The study of excitons and their behavior in semiconductors and dielectrics.

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  • n. The study of excitons

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  • Mark Baldo (MIT) and Xiaoyang Zhu (Univ Texas) will report on the latest research on excitonics, devices which exploit the movement through a semiconducting material of electrons paired up with vacancies in the crystal.

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