Large negative differential resistance in a quasi-one-dimensional quantum wire

Ben Yu-Kuang Hu; Sarma, S. Das
September 1992
Applied Physics Letters;9/7/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 10, p1208
Academic Journal
Calculates finite temperature inelastic scattering rates and mean free paths of electrons injected into a quasi-one-dimensional quantum wire. Increase in electron scattering rate at the one-dimensional plasmon emission threshold; Possibility of a one-dimensional hot-electron device.


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