Biexcitons IN CuCl

  • A. Mysyrowicz
Excitonic Molecules
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 57)


The experimental evidence for the existence of the biexciton in CuCl is discussed. It relies on the analysis of the luminescence of strongly excited crystals, on the two-photon absorption and excitation spectrum. In the second part, measurement of the biexciton lifetime at 4.2°K is reported.


Excitation Spectrum Free Exciton Input Intensity Excitonic Molecule Excited Crystal 


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  • A. Mysyrowicz
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  1. 1.Laboratoire d t Optique Quantique du C.N.R.S. Ecole PolytechniquePalaiseauFrance

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