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Excitions in Quantum-Dot Quantum Well Structures

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Author(s)

W Jaskolski, Garnett W. Bryant

Abstract

The energy levels and excitation spectra of multi-shell nanocrystals composed of ZnS and CdS layers are investigated. The calculations are performed both in the 6-band envelope function approximation and in the tight-binding approach. Charge separation of pair states, with the electron and hole in different layers, is observed in a number of structures. For some structures, a dim-exciton ground state is observed.
Citation
NATO Advanced Research Workshop

Keywords

exciton, nanocrystals, quantum dot

Citation

Jaskolski, W. and Bryant, G. (2008), Excitions in Quantum-Dot Quantum Well Structures, NATO Advanced Research Workshop (Accessed March 3, 2024)
Created October 16, 2008