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Author Klingshirn, C. F. (Claus F.), 1944-
Title Semiconductor optics [electronic resource] / Claus F. Klingshirn.
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  QC611.6.O6 K55 2012eb    ONLINE
Edition 4th ed.
Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 849 p.) : ill.
Series Graduate texts in physics, 1868-4513
Graduate texts in physics.
Contents Introduction -- Maxwell's Equations, Photons and the Density of States -- Interaction of Light with Matter -- Ensemble of Uncoupled Oscillators -- The Concept of Polaritons -- Kramers-Kronig Relations -- Crystals, Lattices, Lattice Vibrations and Phonons -- Electrons in a Periodic Crystal -- Excitons, Biexcitons and Trions -- Plasmons, Magnons and Some Further Elementary Excitations -- Optical Properties of Phonons -- Optical Properties of Plasmons, Plasmon-Phonon Mixed States and of Magnons -- Optical Properties of Intrinsic Excitons in Bulk Semiconductors -- Optical Properties of Bound and Localized Excitons and of Defect States -- Optical Properties of Excitons in Structures of Reduced Dimensionality -- Excitons Under the Influence of (External) Fields -- From Cavity Polaritons to Photonic Crystals -- Review of the Linear Optical Properties -- High Excitation Effects and Nonlinear Optics -- The Intermediate Density Regime -- The Electron-Hole Plasma -- Stimulated Emission and Laser Processes -- Time Resolved Spectroscopy -- Optical Bistability, Optical Computing, Spintronics and Quantum Computing -- Experimental Methods -- Group Theory in Semiconductor Optics -- Semiconductor Bloch Equations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Local Note Title generously provided by Campus Quality Fee.
Subject Semiconductors -- Optical properties.
Related To Klingshirn, C. F. (Claus F.), 1944- Semiconductor optics. 4th ed. Heidelberg ; New York : Springer-Verlag, c2012 3642283616 (DLC) 2012940411 (OCoLC)779883617
ISBN 9783642283628 (electronic bk.)
3642283624 (electronic bk.)
OCLC number 800058140