Relevant books and links

ESD issues can be very complex. Here are some sources we have found to be helpful.


  • Optical Semiconductor Devices, Mitsuo Fukuda. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1999. Click here to purchase at
  • Reliability and Failure of Electronic Materials and Devices, Milton Ohring. Academic Press (an imprint of Elsevier), San Diego, 1998. Click here to purchase at
  • Heterostructure Lasers, Part A: Fundamental Principles, H.C. Casey, Jr. and M.B. Panish. Academic Press, New York, 1978. Click here to purchase at
  • Semiconductor Lasers and Heterojunction LEDs, Henry Kressel and J.K. Butler, Academic Press, New York, 1977. Click here to purchase at