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Recent environmental concerns are driving the spread of electric vehicles and the shift to renewable energy sources, stimulating the demand for semiconductors at an unprecedented rate.

The trend is now being further accelerated due to the COVID-19 pandemic that started in 2020, thus speeding up digital transformation across various industries.

Springer Nature provides a comprehensive Semiconductor database and the latest scientific articles, helping researchers find essential information on this key technology that will support our future society.



SpringerMaterials provides curated data and advanced functionalities to support research in materials science, physics, chemistry, engineering, and other related fields.

The world’s largest research platform dedicated to materials

SpringerMaterials has a dedicated module for semiconductors which contains:

  • 16 Landolt-Börnstein (LB) volumes on semiconductors
  • Over 1300 unique material-property combinations (over 5800 data sets) with interactive functionality covering 58 semiconductor properties to help you visualize the data need
  • Plus, a massive Inorganic Solid Phases module which includes 300,000+ crystal structures, ~ 40,000 phase diagrams, ~ 150,000 physical properties data points, and even more in electronic and thermal properties data

Unlike other materials databases and open sources, SpringerMaterials provides a comprehensive set of experimental & theoretical materials data and advanced tools to help you visualize, analyze, compare, cite, and download research data faster and more efficiently than ever before.

Your benefits

  • Multiple Sources
    We’ve consolidated data from multiple, critically evaluated sources so you are sure to get the results you need in just one click.
  • Downloading Options
    We understand that every researcher has a unique workflow, so we provide multiple ways to download and export data.
  • Experimental Data
    SpringerMaterials is proud to also offer experimental data - a feature not available on other open source databases.
  • Size
    SpringerMaterials covers over 300 unique element systems and 400 + properties of semiconductor materials.
  • Data Visualization
    With enhanced digitization efforts, we offer multiple ways to view data - opening up new ways of thinking about a research problem.
  • Comparison of Data
    You can visualize and compare multiple materials on a single graph, facilitating further research.

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