NanoScience and Technology

Low Dimensional Semiconductor Structures

Characterization, Modeling and Applications

Editors: Ünlü, Hilmi, Horing, Norman J. M. (Eds.)

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Starting with the first transistor in 1949, the world has experienced a technological revolution which has permeated most aspects of modern life, particularly over the last generation. Yet another such revolution looms up before us with the newly developed capability to control matter on the nanometer scale. A truly extraordinary research effort, by scientists, engineers, technologists of all disciplines, in nations large and small throughout the world, is directed and vigorously pressed to develop a full understanding of the properties of matter at the nanoscale and its possible applications, to bring to fruition the promise of nanostructures to introduce a new generation of electronic and optical devices.
The physics of low dimensional semiconductor structures, including heterostructures, superlattices, quantum wells, wires and dots is reviewed and their modeling is discussed in detail. The truly exceptional material, Graphene, is reviewed; its functionalization and Van der Waals interactions are included here. Recent research on optical studies of quantum dots and on the physical properties of one-dimensional quantum wires is also reported. Chapters on fabrication of nanowire – based nanogap devices by the dielectrophoretic assembly approach. The broad spectrum of research reported here incorporates chapters on nanoengineering and nanophysics. In its presentation of tutorial chapters as well as advanced research on nanostructures, this book is ideally suited to meet the needs of newcomers to the field as well as experienced researchers interested in viewing colleagues’ recent advances.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Advances in Low-Dimensional Semiconductor Structures

    Ünlü, Hilmi (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

  • Modeling of Low-Dimensional Semiconductors

    Ünlü, Hilmi (et al.)

    Pages 19-38

  • Graphene: Properties and Theory

    Horing, Norman J. Morgenstern

    Pages 39-68

  • Functionalization of Graphene Nanoribbons

    Sevinçli, Haldun (et al.)

    Pages 69-92

  • Atom/Molecule van der Waals Interaction with Graphene

    Horing, Norman J. Morgenstern (et al.)

    Pages 93-99

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Low Dimensional Semiconductor Structures
Book Subtitle
Characterization, Modeling and Applications
Editors
  • Hilmi Ünlü
  • Norman J. M. Horing
Series Title
NanoScience and Technology
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-28424-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-28424-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-28423-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-44603-0
Series ISSN
1434-4904
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 162
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