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Nonequilibrium Electron — Hole Plasmas under Crossed Electric and Magnetic Fields and Stimulated Landau Emission of n-InSb at the Quantum Limit

  • Takeshi Morimoto
  • Meiro Chiba
  • Giyuu Kido

Abstract

In quantizing high magnetic fields, highly nonequilibrium electron-hole plasmas can be excited in bulk n-InSb samples at low temperatures, when a constant dc current \(\hat x\) is passed through the sample across the magnetic field H (∥ ẑ), resulting in stimulated interband Landau emission, as shown in Fig. 1.1–3

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Critical Current Density High Magnetic Field Quantum Limit Heavy Hole Lower Landau Level 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Takeshi Morimoto
    • 1
  • Meiro Chiba
    • 1
  • Giyuu Kido
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Atomic EnergyKyoto UniversityKyotoJapan
  2. 2.National Research Institute for MetalsTukubaJapan

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