Accession Number : ADP007670

Title :   Carrier Sweep-Out from Quantum Wells in an Electric Field,

Corporate Author : AT AND T BELL LABS HOLMDEL NJ

Personal Author(s) : Fox, A. M. ; Miller, D. A. B. ; Livescu, G. ; Cunningham, J. E. ; Jan, W. Y.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : We show that the carrier sweep-out from GaAs/A1xGa1-x-As quantum wells with x less then or equal to 0.3 is thermally assisted at low fields, and dominated by tunneling at high fields.

Descriptors :   *TUNNELING(ELECTRONICS), *ELECTROOPTICS, GALLIUM ARSENIDES, ELECTRIC FIELDS, ALUMINUM ALLOYS, SYMPOSIA.

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE