Efficient electron spin manipulation in a quantum well by an in-plane electric field

Rashba, E.I.; Efros, Al. L.
December 2003
Applied Physics Letters;12/22/2003, Vol. 83 Issue 25, p5295
Academic Journal
Electron spins in a semiconductor quantum well couple to an electric field via spin–orbit interaction. We show that the standard spin–orbit coupling mechanisms can provide extraordinarily efficient electron spin manipulation by an in-plane ac electric field. © 2003 American Institute of Physics.


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