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The Resource Transport in nanostructures, David K. Ferry, Stephen M. Goodnick, Jonathan Bird

Transport in nanostructures, David K. Ferry, Stephen M. Goodnick, Jonathan Bird

Label
Transport in nanostructures
Title
Transport in nanostructures
Statement of responsibility
David K. Ferry, Stephen M. Goodnick, Jonathan Bird
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ferry, David K
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goodnick, Stephen M.
  • Bird, Jonathan P
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  • Nanostructures
  • Mesoscopic phenomena (Physics)
  • Solid state electronics
Label
Transport in nanostructures, David K. Ferry, Stephen M. Goodnick, Jonathan Bird
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 1.1. Nanostructures: the impact -- 1.2. Mesoscopic observables in nanostructures -- 1.3. Space and time scales -- 1.4. Nanostructures and nanodevices -- 1.5. An introduction to the subsequent chapters -- 1.6. What is omitted -- 2. Quantum confined systems -- 2.1. Nanostructure materials -- 2.2. Quantization in heterojunction systems -- 2.3. Lateral confinement: quantum wires and quantum dots -- 2.4. Electronic states in quantum wires and dots -- 2.5. Magnetic field effects in quantum confined systems -- 2.6. Screening and collective excitations in low-dimensional systems -- 2.7. Homogeneous transport in low-dimensional systems -- 3. Transmission in nanostructures -- 3.1. Tunneling in planar barrier structures -- 3.2. Current in resonant tunneling diodes -- 3.3. Landauer formula -- 3.4. The multi-channel case -- 3.5. Transport in quantum waveguide structures -- 4. The quantum Hall effects -- 4.1. The integer quantum Hall effect in two-dimensional electron systems -- 4.2. Edge-state propagation in nanostructures -- 4.3. The fractional quantum Hall effect -- 4.4. The many-body picture -- 5. Ballistic transport in quantum wires -- 5.1. Conductance quantization in quantum point contacts -- 5.2. Non-integer conductance quantization in quantum point contacts -- 5.3. Some ballistic device concepts -- 6. Quantum dots -- 6.1. Fundamentals of single-electron tunneling -- 6.2. Single-electron tunneling in semiconductor quantum dots -- 6.3. Coupled quantum dots as artificial molecules -- 6.4. Quantum interference due to spatial wave function coherence in quantum dots -- 7. Weakly disordered systems -- 7.1. Disordered semiconductors -- 7.2. Conductivity -- 7.3. Weak localization -- 7.4. Universal conductance fluctuations -- 7.5. Green's functions in disordered materials -- 8. Temperature decay of fluctuations -- 8.1. Temperature decay of coherence -- 8.2. The role of temperature on the fluctuations -- 8.3. Electron-electron interaction effects -- 8.4. Conductivity -- 9. Nonequilibrium transport and nanodevices -- 9.1. Nonequilibrium transport in mesoscopic structures -- 9.2. Semiconductor nanodevices in the real world -- 9.3. Quantum simulations via the scattering matrix -- 9.4. Real-time Green's functions
Control code
ocn316824259
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
x, 659 p.
Isbn
9780521877480
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009015597
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)316824259
Label
Transport in nanostructures, David K. Ferry, Stephen M. Goodnick, Jonathan Bird
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 1.1. Nanostructures: the impact -- 1.2. Mesoscopic observables in nanostructures -- 1.3. Space and time scales -- 1.4. Nanostructures and nanodevices -- 1.5. An introduction to the subsequent chapters -- 1.6. What is omitted -- 2. Quantum confined systems -- 2.1. Nanostructure materials -- 2.2. Quantization in heterojunction systems -- 2.3. Lateral confinement: quantum wires and quantum dots -- 2.4. Electronic states in quantum wires and dots -- 2.5. Magnetic field effects in quantum confined systems -- 2.6. Screening and collective excitations in low-dimensional systems -- 2.7. Homogeneous transport in low-dimensional systems -- 3. Transmission in nanostructures -- 3.1. Tunneling in planar barrier structures -- 3.2. Current in resonant tunneling diodes -- 3.3. Landauer formula -- 3.4. The multi-channel case -- 3.5. Transport in quantum waveguide structures -- 4. The quantum Hall effects -- 4.1. The integer quantum Hall effect in two-dimensional electron systems -- 4.2. Edge-state propagation in nanostructures -- 4.3. The fractional quantum Hall effect -- 4.4. The many-body picture -- 5. Ballistic transport in quantum wires -- 5.1. Conductance quantization in quantum point contacts -- 5.2. Non-integer conductance quantization in quantum point contacts -- 5.3. Some ballistic device concepts -- 6. Quantum dots -- 6.1. Fundamentals of single-electron tunneling -- 6.2. Single-electron tunneling in semiconductor quantum dots -- 6.3. Coupled quantum dots as artificial molecules -- 6.4. Quantum interference due to spatial wave function coherence in quantum dots -- 7. Weakly disordered systems -- 7.1. Disordered semiconductors -- 7.2. Conductivity -- 7.3. Weak localization -- 7.4. Universal conductance fluctuations -- 7.5. Green's functions in disordered materials -- 8. Temperature decay of fluctuations -- 8.1. Temperature decay of coherence -- 8.2. The role of temperature on the fluctuations -- 8.3. Electron-electron interaction effects -- 8.4. Conductivity -- 9. Nonequilibrium transport and nanodevices -- 9.1. Nonequilibrium transport in mesoscopic structures -- 9.2. Semiconductor nanodevices in the real world -- 9.3. Quantum simulations via the scattering matrix -- 9.4. Real-time Green's functions
Control code
ocn316824259
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
x, 659 p.
Isbn
9780521877480
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009015597
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)316824259

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