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Quantum Confined Excitons in 2-Dimensional Materials - Springer Theses (Hardback)
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Quantum Confined Excitons in 2-Dimensional Materials - Springer Theses (Hardback)

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Hardback 116 Pages / Published: 13/11/2018
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This book presents the first established experimental results of an emergent field: 2-dimensional materials as platforms for quantum technologies, specifically through the optics of quantum-confined excitons. It also provides an extensive review of the literature from a number of disciplines that informed the research, and introduces the materials of focus - 2d Transition Metal Dichalcogenides (2d-TMDs) - in detail, discussing electronic and chemical structure, excitonic behaviour and response to strain. This is followed by a brief overview of quantum information technologies, including concepts such as single-photon sources and quantum networks. The methods chapter addresses quantum optics techniques and 2d-material processing, while the results section shows the development of a method to deterministically create quantum dots (QDs) in the 2d-TMDs, which can trap single-excitons; the fabrication of atomically thin quantum light-emitting diodes to induce all-electrical single-photon emission from the QDs, and lastly, the use of devices to controllably trap single-spins in the QDs -the first step towards their use as optically-addressable matter qubits.

Publisher: Springer Nature Switzerland AG
ISBN: 9783030014810
Number of pages: 116
Weight: 366 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2018

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