Quantum droplets of electrons and holes in GaAs quantum wells

S. T. Cundiff, A. E. Almand-Hunter, H. Li, M. Mootz, M. Kira, Stephan W Koch

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Abstract

We present evidence for electron-hole quantum droplets in GaAs quantum wells using spectrally-resolved transient-absorption spectroscopy. Quantum droplets have a correlation function characteristic of a liquid, but have quantized binding energy, unlike macroscopic droplets.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUltrafast Phenomena XIX - Proceedings of the 19th International Conference
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media, LLC
Pages264-266
Number of pages3
Volume162
ISBN (Print)9783319132419
DOIs
StatePublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes
Event19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, 2014 - Okinawa, Japan
Duration: Jul 7 2014Jul 11 2014

Other

Other19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, 2014
CountryJapan
CityOkinawa
Period7/7/147/11/14

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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    Cundiff, S. T., Almand-Hunter, A. E., Li, H., Mootz, M., Kira, M., & Koch, S. W. (2015). Quantum droplets of electrons and holes in GaAs quantum wells. In Ultrafast Phenomena XIX - Proceedings of the 19th International Conference (Vol. 162, pp. 264-266). Springer Science and Business Media, LLC. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-13242-6_64