Tunable optical gain and amplified spontaneous emission using type I and type II nanocrystal heterostructures

Jagjit Nanda, Sergei Ivanov, Ilya Bezel, Victor I. Klimov

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We study the effect of type I vs. type II carrier localization on optical gain properties of multishell nanocrystal heterostructures. Our results indicate that type-II structures provide improved gain performance in the green-blue spectral range.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)751-752
Number of pages2
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2004
EventInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC - San Francisco, CA, United States
Duration: May 21 2004May 26 2004


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  • Engineering(all)

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