Germanium: giving microelectronics an efficiency boost

Online link http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2015/3011/
Description Explains how and where germanium resources form and concentrate and how they are used and interact with the environment to affect human and ecosystem health. Discusses supply and demand trends and where undiscovered sources of germanium might be found.
Originators Mercer, Celestine N.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2015-3011