TITLE

Self-deformed and hysteretic photocurrent spectra of quantum wells with a load resistor

AUTHOR(S)
Tokuda, Yasunori; Kanamoto, Kyozo; Tsukada, Noriaki
PUB. DATE
June 1989
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;6/5/1989, Vol. 54 Issue 23, p2324
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We report a study of the self-deformation of the photocurrent spectra of a quantum well p-i-n structure connecting with a high series resistor. The observed phenomena are interpreted in terms of the modulation of the internal electric field at the intrinsic quantum well region by the photocurrent itself. Furthermore, it is predicted and demonstrated that bistability of the photocurrent is achieved as a function of the wavelength.
ACCESSION #
9831463

 

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