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Optics and Spectroscopy

, Volume 108, Issue 5, pp 774–779 | Cite as

Influence of constant electric field on generation of higher harmonics in semiconductor carbon nanotubes

  • M. B. BelonenkoEmail author
  • S. Yu. Glazov
  • N. E. Meshcheryakova
Nonlinear and Quantum Optics

Abstract

The generation of higher harmonics by semiconductor carbon nanotubes in the presence of constant electric field polarized along the nanotube axis is considered. The analysis is performed in the semiclassical model of electron motion without taking into account interband transitions. The electron system of carbon nanotubes is described using the kinetic Boltzmann equation in the relaxation time approximation. The dependence of higher harmonic amplitude on the field characteristics is studied.

Keywords

High Harmonic Constant Electric Field Kinetic Boltzmann Equation Relaxation Time Approximation Semiclassical Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. B. Belonenko
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. Yu. Glazov
    • 2
  • N. E. Meshcheryakova
    • 1
  1. 1.Nanotechnology LaboratoryVolgograd Institute of BusinessVolgogradRussia
  2. 2.Volgograd State Pedagogical UniversityVolgogradRussia

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