Semiconductor Bloch Equations

  • R. v. Baltz
  • Claus F. Klingshirn
Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)


The electrodynamic description of matter requires constitutive equations that relate the induced chargeρ and current density\(\bf{j}\) of the semiconductor (or, equivalently, the polarization \(\bf{P}\), with \(\bf{j}=\dot{\bf{P}}\) and \(\rho = -\text{ div}\bf{P}\)) to the electromagnetic fields \(\bf{E},\bf{B}\).


Light Field Rabi Frequency Exciton State Bloch Equation Rotate Wave Approximation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. v. Baltz
  • Claus F. Klingshirn
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Angewandte PhysikKarlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)KarlsruheGermany

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