Luminescence and Resonant Raman Scattering in MnxCd1−xTe Mixed Crystals

  • M. Picquart
  • E. Amzallag
  • M. Balkanski


The photoluminescence of MnxCdl−xTe is studied for various Mn contents 0.05 ≤ x ≤ 0.5 at 2 K. The free exciton energy is observed to depend linearly on x. A broad band located at 16100 cm−1 is attributed to electronic transitions within Mn2+ ions.


Mixed Crystal Free Exciton Scattered Photon Resonant Raman Scattering High Energy Line 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Picquart
    • 1
  • E. Amzallag
    • 1
  • M. Balkanski
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, associé au CNRSUniversité Pierre et Marie CurieParis Cedex 05France

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