The Physics of the Two-Dimensional Electron Gas

  • J. T. Devreese
  • F. M. Peeters

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. The Integer and the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect

  3. Electron-Phonon Interaction

  4. Band Structure

  5. Special Topics

    1. François M. Peeters
      Pages 393-420
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 421-441

About this book


The 1986 Advanced Study Institute on "The Physics of the two-Dimen­ sional Electron Gas" took place at the Conference Centre liTer Helme", close to Oostende (Belgium), from June 2 till 16, 1986. We were motivated to organize this Advanced Study Institute in view of the recent experimental and theoretical progress in the study of the two-dimensional electron gas. An additional motivation was our own theore­ tical interest in cyclotron resonance in two-dimensional electron systems at our institute. It is my pleasure to thank several instances and people who made this Advanced Study Institute possible. First of all, the sponsor of the Advanced Study Institute, the NATO Scientific Committee. Furthermore, the co­ sponsors: Agfa Gevaert, Bell Telephone Mfg. Co. N.V., Burroughs Belgium. Control Data. Digital Equipment Corporation, Esso Belgium. European Research Office (USA). Kredietbank. National Science Foundation (USA). Special thanks are due to the members of the Program Committee and the members of the Organizing Committee. I would also like to thank Mrs. H. Evans for typing assistance.


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Editors and affiliations

  • J. T. Devreese
    • 1
  • F. M. Peeters
    • 1
  1. 1.University of AntwerpAntwerpBelgium

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-9061-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-1907-8
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