Systems and methods for depositing complex thin-film alloys on substrates are provided. In particular, systems and methods for the deposition of thin-film Cd.sub.1-xM.sub.xTe ternary alloys on substrates using a stacked-source sublimation system are provided, where M is a metal such as Mg, Zn, Mn, and Cu.
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This invention was made with government support under Grant Nos. IIP0968987 and IIP1127362 awarded by the National Science Foundation. The government has certain rights in the invention.