, 87:181
Date: 07 Aug 2014

Electron energy spectrum for a bent chain of nanospheres

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Abstract

An infinite bent chain of nanospheres connected by wires is considered. We assume that there are δ-like potentials at the contact points. A solvable mathematical model based on the theory of self-adjoint extensions of symmetric operators is constructed. The spectral equation for the model operator is derived in an explicit form. It is shown that the Hamiltonian has non-empty point spectrum. The positions of the eigenvalues for different values of the system parameters (the length of the connecting wires, the intensities of δ-interactions and the bent angle) are found.