Tunneling escape time of electrons from a quantum well with gamma-X mixing effect

Yumin Zhang; Houzhi Zheng
August 1994
Applied Physics Letters;8/22/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p1036
Academic Journal
Calculates the tunneling escape time of electrons from a quantum well with gamma-X mixing effect using the envelope function method. Adoption of a simplified interface matrix to describe the gamma-X mixing effect; Effect of the resonance of the gamma state in the well with the X state in the barrier on the escape time; Interference of the wave functions.


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