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Laser threshold and recombination in Pb1−xSnxTe AND PbS1−xSex

  • D. Genzow
  • K. H. Herrmann
  • T. X. Hoai
  • M. Mocker
  • O. Ziep
4. Optics
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 152)

Abstract

The temperature dependence of the laser threshold in lead salt heterostructures has been calculated for arbitrary degeneracy of equilibrium and non-equilibrium carriers within the active medium. Radiative recombination, Auger recombination and linear recombination are taken into account.

Keywords

Recombination Rate Laser Threshold Auger Recombination Effective Lifetime Nonequilibrium Carrier 
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© Springer-Verlag 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Genzow
    • 1
  • K. H. Herrmann
    • 1
  • T. X. Hoai
    • 1
  • M. Mocker
    • 1
  • O. Ziep
    • 1
  1. 1.Sektion Physik der Humboldt-Universität zu BerlinGDR

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