Optical properties of free-standing silicon quantum wires

Sanders, G.D.; Yia-Chung Chang
May 1992
Applied Physics Letters;5/18/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 20, p2525
Academic Journal
Presents the optical properties of free-standing silicon (Si) quantum wires. Use of the empirical tight-binding model; Analysis of the excitonic effects in Si quantum wires using the two-band effective-mass model; Variation in the exciton binding energies and envelope functions.


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