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Semiconductors

, Volume 52, Issue 4, pp 507–510 | Cite as

Self-Consistent Simulation of GaAs/InGaAs/AlGaAs Heterostructures Photoluminescence Spectra and Its Application to pHEMT Structures Diagnostics

  • M. S. Mironova
  • V. I. Zubkov
  • A. L. Dudin
  • G. F. Glinskii
XXV International Symposium “Nanostructures: Physics and Technology”, Saint Petersburg, June 26–30, 2017. Quantum Wells, Quantum Wires, Quantum Dots, and Band Structure

Abstract

We performed numerical self-consistent solution of Schrödinger and Poisson equations for GaAs/InGaAs/AlGaAs pHEMT structures with quantum well. Based on the results we calculated optical transition matrix elements and photoluminescence spectra of such structures with the same design and different parameters (such as doping level and epitaxial layers width). In the photoluminescence spectra calculations three fitting parameters have been used. These parameters are GaAs/InGaAs valence band offset in strained quantum well, hole quasi Fermi level and inhomogeneous broadening. The PL peaks amplitudes and positions dependencies on the structure parameters were established. These dependencies can be used as the basis for pHEMT structure non-destructive diagnostics.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. S. Mironova
    • 1
  • V. I. Zubkov
    • 1
  • A. L. Dudin
    • 2
  • G. F. Glinskii
    • 1
  1. 1.St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”St. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.JSC “Svetlana-Rost”St. PetersburgRussia

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