Theory of Artificial Atoms and Molecules using Semiconductor Quantum Dots

Kiyoshi Kawamura, Mikio Eto

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Abstract

Physics of a quantum dot and a quantum dot dimer is reviewed with special emphasis on the importance of the Kondo effect and coherence of currents. A new formalism is proposed which enables us to calculate the current in the case where electrons change the quantum state in a quantum dot during their passage.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)366-371
Number of pages6
JournalJapanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 1: Regular Papers and Short Notes and Review Papers
Volume38
Issue number1 B
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999 Jan 1
EventProceedings of the 1998 International Symposium on Formation, Physics and Device Application of Quantum Dot Structures, QDS-98 - Sapporo, Japan
Duration: 1998 May 311998 Jun 4

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Keywords

  • Coherence and incoherence
  • Coulomb oscillation
  • Kondo effect
  • Quantum dot
  • Quantum dot dimer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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