Physics of Quantum Rings

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ISBN: 978-3-642-39196-5 (Print) 978-3-642-39197-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXIV

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-24

    Quantum Ring: A Unique Playground for the Quantum-Mechanical Paradigm

  3. Fabrication, Characterization and Physical Properties

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 25-25

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      Chapter

      Pages 27-59

      Growth and Spectroscopy of Semiconductor Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 61-82

      0D Band Gap Engineering by MBE Quantum Rings: Fabrication and Optical Properties

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      Chapter

      Pages 83-105

      Self-organized Quantum Rings: Physical Characterization and Theoretical Modeling

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      Chapter

      Pages 107-121

      Scanning Probe Electronic Imaging of Lithographically Patterned Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 123-142

      Self-organized Formation and XSTM-Characterization of GaSb/GaAs Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 143-159

      Fabrication of Ordered Quantum Rings by Molecular Beam Epitaxy

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      Chapter

      Pages 161-196

      Self-assembled Semiconductor Quantum Ring Complexes by Droplet Epitaxy: Growth and Physical Properties

  4. Aharonov-Bohm Effect for Excitons

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Chapter

      Pages 199-245

      New Versions of the Aharonov-Bohm Effect in Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 247-265

      Aharonov-Bohm Effect for Neutral Excitons in Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 267-297

      Optical Aharonov-Bohm Effect in Type-II Quantum Dots

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      Chapter

      Pages 299-328

      Excitons Confined in Single Semiconductor Quantum Rings: Observation and Manipulation of Aharonov-Bohm-Type Oscillations

  5. Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 329-329

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      Chapter

      Pages 331-352

      Strained Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 353-379

      Theoretical Modelling of Electronic and Optical Properties of Semiconductor Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 381-408

      Coulomb Interaction in Finite-Width Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 409-435

      Differential Geometry Applied to Rings and Möbius Nanostructures

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      Chapter

      Pages 437-454

      Hole Mixing in Semiconductor Quantum Rings

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      Chapter

      Pages 455-479

      Engineering of Electron States and Spin Relaxation in Quantum Rings and Quantum Dot-Ring Nanostructures

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    Chapter

    Pages E1-E1

    Erratum to: Fabrication of Ordered Quantum Rings by Molecular Beam Epitaxy

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 481-487