Optical Control of Precession of Mn2+ Moment in CdTe/Cd1-xMnxTe Quantum Wells

  • R. Akimoto
  • K. Ando
  • F. Sasaki
  • S. Kobayashi
  • T. Tani
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 63)

Abstract

We demonstrated the ultrafast optical manipulation of the Larmor precession of localized Mn2+ moments in CdTe/Cd1−xMnxTe quantum wells by two successive optical short pulses with duration of 200 fs.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Akimoto
    • 1
  • K. Ando
    • 1
  • F. Sasaki
    • 1
  • S. Kobayashi
    • 1
  • T. Tani
    • 1
  1. 1.Electrotechnical LaboratoryTsukuba, Ibaraki 305Japan

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