Theory of the Electronic Structure of Semiconductor Surfaces and Interfaces

  • C. Calandra
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 180)


In these lectures I will survey some of the theoretical results, which have been obtained in the study of the electronic structure of semiconductor surfaces and interfaces in the last few years. After the first pioneering works at the beginning of the seventies (Applebaum and Hamann 1973, Bortolani et al., 1973, Jones 1975) our description of the electronic properties of these systems has become more and more accurate and for some specific systems a remarkable agreement between theory and experiments has been achieved.


Surface State Valence Band Maximum Charge Density Distribution Surface Band Surface Unit Cell 
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  • C. Calandra
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  1. 1.University of ModenaItaly

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