Electronic States in Semiconductor Heterostructures

  • G. Bastard
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 170)


We review some features of the electronic states in semiconductor heterostructures. The emphasis will be placed on the short period superlattices, the in -plane dispersion of the valence subbands, the energy levels in doped heterolayers and in quasi unidimensional semiconductor wires.


Quantum Wire Envelope Function Conduction Band State Short Period Superlattices Valence Subbands 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Bastard
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  1. 1.Groupe de Physique des Solides de l’Ecole Normale SupérieureParisFrance

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