Rapid modulation of interband optical properties of quantum wells by intersubband absorption

Gorfinkel, Vera B.; Luryi, Serge
June 1992
Applied Physics Letters;6/22/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 25, p3141
Academic Journal
Examines the electron temperature control in quantum wells using intersubband absorption of radiation by a two-dimensional electron gas. Modulation of the interband optical properties of the semiconductor in the quantum well; Implementation of an infrared radiation modulator for fiber-optical communications; Formation of the short single-mode infrared pulses.


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