Hybrid Simulation of an Electrically Driven Single-Photon Source

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This chapter provides a proof-of-principle application of the hybrid modeling approach presented in the previous chapter. An electrically driven single-photon source based on a single QD embedded in a semiconductor pin-diode is investigated by numerical simulations. The numerical method introduced before is extended towards the hybrid model. Simulation results are presented for stationary and pulsed electrical excitation. A critical discussion of the numerical results and an outlook on possible extensions of the approach are given.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS)Leibniz Institute in Forschungsverbund Berlin e. V.BerlinGermany

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