Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Fingerprints in the Optical and Transport Properties of Quantum Dots

Edited by Ameenah Al-Ahmadi

Umm al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia

The book "Fingerprints in the optical and transport properties of quantum dots" provides novel and efficient methods for the calculation and investigating of the optical and transport properties of quantum dot systems. This book is divided into two sections. In section 1 includes ten chapters where novel optical properties are discussed. In section 2 involve eight chapters that investigate and model the most important effects of transport and electronics properties of quantum dot systems This is a collaborative book sharing and providing fundamental research such as the one conducted in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, with a base text that could serve as a reference in research by presenting up-to-date research work on the field of quantum dot systems.

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Fingerprints in the Optical and Transport Properties of Quantum DotsEdited by Ameenah Al-Ahmadi

Published: June 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1972

ISBN: 978-953-51-0648-7

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

28155 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

12 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations

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1. InAs Quantum Dots of Engineered Height for Fabrication of Broadband Superluminescent Diodes

By S. Haffouz and P.J. Barrios

1600

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2. Influence of Optical Phonons on Optical Transitions in Semiconductor Quantum Dots

By Cheche Tiberius and Emil Barna

1837

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3. Temperature-Dependent Optical Properties of Colloidal IV-VI Quantum Dots, Composed of Core/Shell Heterostructures with Alloy Components

By Efrat Lifshitz, Georgy I. Maikov, Roman Vaxenburg, Diana Yanover, Anna Brusilovski, Jenya Tilchin and Aldona Sashchiuk

2100

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4. Optical Properties of Spherical Colloidal Nanocrystals

By Giovanni Morello

945

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5. Molecular States of Electrons: Emission of Single Molecules in Self-Organized InP/GaInP Quantum Dots

By Alexander M. Mintairov, James L. Merz and Steven A. Blundell

1225

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6. InAs Quantum Dots in Symmetric InGaAs/GaAs Quantum Wells

By Tetyana V. Torchynska

2161

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7. Photoionization Cross Sections of Atomic Impurities in Spherical Quantum Dots

By C.Y. Lin and Y.K. Ho

1257

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8. Exciton States in Free-Standing and Embedded Semiconductor Nanocrystals

By Yuriel Núñez Fernández, Mikhail I. Vasilevskiy, Erick M. Larramendi and Carlos Trallero-Giner

1310

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9. In-Gap State of Lead Chalcogenides Quantum Dots

By Xiaomei Jiang

1682

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10. Exciton Dynamics in High Density Quantum Dot Ensembles

By Osamu Kojima

1039

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11. Electron Transport Properties of Gate-Defined GaAs/AlxGa1-xAs Quantum Dot

By Dong Ho Wu and Bernard R. Matis

2123

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12. Tunneling Atomic Force Microscopy of Self-Assembled In(Ga)As/GaAs Quantum Dots and Rings and of GeSi/Si(001) Nanoislands

By Dmitry Filatov, Vladimir Shengurov, Niyaz Nurgazizov, Pavel Borodin and Anastas Bukharaev

833

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13. Quantum Injection Dots

By Eliade Stefanescu

1204

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14. Quantum Mechanics of Semiconductor Quantum Dots and Rings

By I. Filikhin, S.G. Matinyan and B. Vlahovic

3580

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15. Non-Equilibrium Green Functions of Electrons in Single-Level Quantum Dots at Finite Temperature

By Nguyen Bich Ha

1599

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16. Electron Scattering Through a Quantum Dot

By Leonardo Kleber Castelano, Guo-Qiang Hai and Mu-Tao Lee

1269

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17. Coherent Spin Dependent Transport in QD-DTJ Systems

By Minjie Ma, Mansoor Bin Abdul Jalil and Seng Ghee Tan

1139

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18. The Thermopower of a Quantum Dot Coupled to Luttinger Liquid System

By Kai-Hua Yang, Yang Chen, Huai-YuWang and Yan-JuWu

1252

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