Physics of Wave Phenomena

, Volume 18, Issue 4, pp 284–288 | Cite as

Mutual rectification of alternating currents in graphene

  • D. V. Zav’yalov
  • V. I. Konchenkov
  • S. V. KryuchkovEmail author
Waves in Superstructures


Induction of direct current in graphene by a pair of electromagnetic waves with different frequencies and mutually perpendicular polarization planes affecting its surface is described by solving the quantum kinetic equation. It is shown that the major contribution to the constant component of the current comes from inelastic scattering of charge carriers.


Optical Phonon Wave Phenomenon Acoustic Phonon Constant Component Bilayer Graphene 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. V. Zav’yalov
    • 1
  • V. I. Konchenkov
    • 1
  • S. V. Kryuchkov
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Volgograd State Pedagogical UniversityVolgogradRussia

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