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  • Vol. 16, Iss. 7 — Mar. 31, 2008
  • pp: 4639–4664

Coherent spectroscopy of semiconductors

Steven T. Cundiff  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 7, pp. 4639-4664 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.004639


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Abstract

The coherent optical response of semiconductors has been the subject of substantial research over the last couple of decades. The interest has been motivated by unique aspects of the interaction between light and semiconductors that are revealed by coherent techniques. The ability to probe the dynamics of charge carriers has been a significant driver. This paper presents a review of selected results in coherent optical spectroscopy of semiconductors.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.6000) Materials : Semiconductor materials
(300.6470) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, semiconductors
(320.7150) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast spectroscopy

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

History
Original Manuscript: January 29, 2008
Revised Manuscript: March 15, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: March 15, 2008
Published: March 20, 2008

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Focus Serial: Frontiers of Nonlinear Optics (2007) Optics Express

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Steven T. Cundiff, "Coherent spectroscopy of semiconductors," Opt. Express 16, 4639-4664 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-7-4639


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