Origin of satellite structures of high field epr in Cd1−xMnxTe

  • G. Eilers
  • M. von Ortenberg
  • R. Galazka
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Abstract

The electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) of Mn2+ in Cd1−xMn x Te was examined at low temperatures and high magnetic fields with the Mn concentration ranging fromx=0.01 tox=0.65. A far infrared laser was used as a radiation source. The structure of the resonance is strongly influenced by electromagnetic propagation effects. By variation of the sample thickness it was clearly shown that the satellite structures besides the main EPR peak, formerly explained as originating from transitions in the Mn2+ pair energy level scheme, are solely due to interference effects.

Keywords

Radiation Magnetic Field Energy Level Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Propagation Effect 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Eilers
    • 1
  • M. von Ortenberg
    • 2
  • R. Galazka
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute für Halbleiterphysik und OptikTechnische Universität BraunschweigBraunschweigGermany
  2. 2.Polish Academy of ScienceInstitute of Physics WarsawPoland

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