Semiconductor Nanostructures for Optoelectronic Applications available in Hardcover
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- Artech House, Incorporated
Written by today's best researchers of semiconductor nanostructures, this cutting-edge resource provides a snapshot of this exciting and fast-changing field. The book covers the latest advances in nanotechnology and discusses the applications of nanostructures to optoelectronics, photonics, and electronics. You learn how to grow, characterize and design optoelectronic devices using semiconductor nanostrucutres, and how to incorporate semiconductor nanostructures materials into conventional quantum well devices. Moreover, the book reviews optical, electronic, and structural characterization techniques to help you determine the properties of nanostructures and explore novel nanostructured materials.
About the Author
Todd Steiner is program manager of semiconductor and opto-electronic materials in the Physics and Electronics Directorate of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Arlington, VA. He holds a Ph.D. in physics from the Air Force Institute of Technology, Dayton, OH.
Table of Contents
Introduction. Growth of Semiconductor Nanostructures. Characterization of Semiconductor Nanostructures. Quantum Dot Lasers: Theoretical Overview. High-Speed Quantum Dot Lasers. Quantum Dot Detectors. InGaAs Quantum Dots. III-Nitride Quantum Dots. Self Assembled Ge Quantum Dots on Si for Optoelectronics. ZnO Nanostructures. Carbon Nanotubes.