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Transport in Low Dimensional Systems

  • Mildred Dresselhaus
  • Gene Dresselhaus
  • Stephen B. Cronin
  • Antonio Gomes Souza Filho
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Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)

Abstract

Transport phenomena in low dimensional systems such as in quantum wells (2D), quantum wires (1D), and quantum dots (0D) are dominated by quantum effects not included in the classical treatments based on the Boltzmann equation and discussed in Chaps.  7 10.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mildred Dresselhaus
    • 1
  • Gene Dresselhaus
    • 2
  • Stephen B. Cronin
    • 3
  • Antonio Gomes Souza Filho
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Department of PhysicsMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA
  2. 2.Francis Bitter Magnet LaboratoryMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA
  3. 3.University Park CampusUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA
  4. 4.Departamento de FísicaUniversidade Federal do CearáFortalezaBrazil

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