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NanoScience and Technology

Optical Generation and Control of Quantum Coherence in Semiconductor Nanostructures

Editors: Slavcheva, Gabriela, Roussignol, Philippe (Eds.)

  • Addresses essential issues for new device applications, from novel lasers to spintronics
  • Focuses on promising new advances
  • Pays special attention to the optical control of spin coherence
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About this book

The unprecedented control of coherence that can be exercised in quantum optics of atoms and molecules has stimulated increasing efforts in extending it to solid-state systems. One motivation to exploit the coherent phenomena comes from the emergence of the quantum information paradigm, however many more potential device applications ranging from novel lasers to spintronics are all bound up with issues in coherence. The book focuses on recent advances in the optical control of coherence in excitonic and polaritonic systems as model systems for the complex semiconductor dynamics towards the goal of achieving quantum coherence control in solid-state. Special attention is given to the optical control of spin coherence. These front edge research topics are presented in the form of review articles by leading scientists.

About the authors

e-mail address (g.slavcheva@imperial.ac.uk) and url: http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/people/g.slavcheva at Imperial

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Slavcheva, Gabriela (et al.)

    Pages 1-6

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  • Decoherence of intraband transitions in InAs quantum dots

    Grange, Thomas (et al.)

    Pages 9-24

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  • Spectral diffusion dephasing and motional narrowing in single semiconductor quantum dots

    Cassabois, Guillaume

    Pages 25-35

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  • Carrier spin dynamics in self-assembled quantum dots

    Clarke, Edmund (et al.)

    Pages 39-61

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  • Optically induced spin rotations in quantum dots

    Economou, Sophia E. (et al.)

    Pages 63-83

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eBook 130,89 €
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Hardcover 176,79 €
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 165,21 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Optical Generation and Control of Quantum Coherence in Semiconductor Nanostructures
Editors
  • Gabriela Slavcheva
  • Philippe Roussignol
Series Title
NanoScience and Technology
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-12491-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-12491-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-12490-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-26382-8
Series ISSN
1434-4904
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 338
Number of Illustrations
145 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
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