Self-formed quantum dot structures and their potential device applications

  • Naoki Yokoyama
  • Hiroshi Ishikawa
  • Yoshiki Sakuma
  • Yoshiaki Nakata
  • Yoshihiro Sugiyama
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Part of the Electronic Materials Series book series (EMAT, volume 6)

Abstract

Quantum dots (QDs) have attracted a great deal of interest during the past decade, both in quantum nanostructure physics and device engineering. This is simply because the QD structure is ultimately a scaled-down structure of electron and optical devices that we shall reach sometime in the future, and because it has possibilities for developing new principles or new concept devices. This area of research seems to have been promoted by the continuous interest and efforts of researchers to find something new to cultivate in new areas of science and technology.

Keywords

Recombination Arsenic Shrinkage GaAs Nitride 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Naoki Yokoyama
    • 1
    • 2
  • Hiroshi Ishikawa
    • 2
  • Yoshiki Sakuma
    • 1
  • Yoshiaki Nakata
    • 2
  • Yoshihiro Sugiyama
    • 1
  1. 1.Fujitsu LimitedAtsugiJapan
  2. 2.Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.AtsugiJapan

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