Interaction of terahertz radiation with semiconductors

Stephan W. Koch, Daniel Golde, Mackillo Kira

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The microscopic theory of the interaction of terahertz radiation with semiconductors is reviewed. The theory is applied to analyze the intersubband terahertz response of optically excited semiconductor quantum wells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1198-1203
Number of pages6
JournalPhysica Status Solidi (C) Current Topics in Solid State Physics
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2011


  • Fano signatures
  • Microscopic theory
  • Terahertz spectroscopy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Condensed Matter Physics


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