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Physics of Wave Phenomena

, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 207–213 | Cite as

Absorption of electromagnetic waves by graphene

  • S. V. KryuchkovEmail author
  • E. I. Kukhar’
  • D. V. Zav’yalov
Electromagnetic Waves in Heterostructures

Abstract

The power of the circularly polarized electromagnetic wave absorbed by graphene is calculated using the Boltzmann kinetic equation written in the relaxation approximation and the numerical Monte Carlo simulation. It is shown that in the limit of large radiation amplitudes the power absorbed by graphene is directly proportional to the amplitude irrespective of the electron gas statistics.

Keywords

Electromagnetic Wave Optical Phonon Wave Phenomenon Acoustic Phonon Boltzmann Kinetic Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. V. Kryuchkov
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • E. I. Kukhar’
    • 1
  • D. V. Zav’yalov
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Volgograd State Socio-Pedagogical UniversityVolgogradRussia
  2. 2.Volgograd State Technical UniversityVolgogradRussia

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