photoconduction


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pho·to·con·duc·tiv·i·ty

 (fō′tō-kŏn′dŭk-tĭv′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. pho·to·con·duc·tiv·i·ties
Electrical conductivity affected by exposure to light.

pho′to·con·duc′tion n.
pho′to·con·duc′tive adj.

photoconduction

(ˌfəʊtəʊkənˈdʌkʃən)
n
(General Physics) conduction of electricity resulting from the absorption of light
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Noun1.photoconduction - change in the electrical conductivity of a substance as a result of absorbing electromagnetic radiation
electrical conduction - the passage of electricity through a conductor
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Segregated and alternately stacked donor/acceptor nanodomains in tubular morphology tailored with zinc porphyrin-C60 amphiphilic dyads: clear geometrical effects on photoconduction.
Therefore, photoconduction acts as the great equalizer when considering the device speed.