TITLE

Electromagnetic field quantization in quantum confined systems

AUTHOR(S)
Di Stefano, Omar; Savasta, Salvatore; Girlanda, Raffaello
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 513 Issue 1, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We extend recently developed schemes for field quantization in absorbing dielectric media with local susceptibilities to dielectric systems described by a non local susceptibility. The method is applied to the cases of a semiconductor quantum well embedded in infinite barriers and embedded in planar semiconductor microcavities. As an application of the formalism, we analyze the effects of the propagation through a semiconductor microcavity (MC) on a continuous-mode squeezed coherent state. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
6028480

 

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