Tunneling spectroscopy for quantum well excitons

H. Cao, G. Klimovitch, G. Björk, S. Pau, Y. Yamamoto

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We have demonstrated a technique of directly measuring the exciton binding energy and the valence band split in the quantum well through a tunneling process. We have also measured the emission efficiency of quantum well heavy-hole excitons and light-hole excitons into the normal direction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1986-1988
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Issue number15
StatePublished - Apr 14 1997
Externally publishedYes

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    Cao, H., Klimovitch, G., Björk, G., Pau, S., & Yamamoto, Y. (1997). Tunneling spectroscopy for quantum well excitons. Applied Physics Letters, 70(15), 1986-1988. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.118800