Journal of Low Temperature Physics

, Volume 177, Issue 1–2, pp 40–47 | Cite as

Optical Absorptions of Impurity-Bound Polaron in a GaAs Quantum Dot with Parabolic Potential

  • Shi-Hua Chen


The linear and nonlinear optical properties considering polaron and Coulomb impurity effect in a GaAs parabolic quantum dot are investigated theoretically. Calculations have been performed by using the compact density-matrix approach and the Lee-Low-Pines-Huybrecht variational technique for all electron–LO–phonon coupling strengths. The dependence of the optical absorption coefficients on the incident photon energy, the Coulomb potential and incident optical intensity is also studied.


Quantum dot Polaron Coulomb potential Optical absorption 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringHuzhou Vocational Technology CollegeHuzhou China

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