Novel configuration of self-electro-optic effect device based on asymmetric quantum wells

Khurgin, J.
August 1988
Applied Physics Letters;8/29/1988, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p779
Academic Journal
A new configuration of self-electro-optic effect device (SEED), based on combination of two asymmetric quantum wells, is proposed. The new device, the so-called scissors SEED, does not require the existence of sharp exciton transitions and therefore can in principle operate in a wider range of wavelengths and temperatures than conventional SEED.


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