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Fundamentals and applications of nanophotonics / edited by Joseph W. Haus.

Publication:
Waltham, Massachusetts ; Kidlington, England : Woodhead Publishing, 2016.
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Book
1 online resource (428 p.)
Series:
Woodhead Publishing series in electronic and optical materials ; Number 85.
Woodhead Publishing Series in Electronic and Optical Materials ; Number 85
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Subjects:
Nanophotonics.
Nanotechnology.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Front Cover; Related titles; Fundamentals and Applications of Nanophotonics; Copyright; Contents; List of contributors; Woodhead Publishing Series in Electronic and Optical Materials; Preface; 1 - Introduction to nanophotonics; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Materials; 1.3 Fabrication and characterization; 1.4 Devices; Further reading; 2 - Electrodynamics for nanophotonics; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Maxwell's equations; 2.2.1 Boundary conditions; 2.2.2 Constitutive relations; 2.3 Microscopic dynamical models; 2.4 Wave equations; 2.4.1 Plane-wave solutions; 2.4.2 Conservation of energy
2.4.3 Dissipation and energy density in a dispersive medium2.4.4 Fresnel equations; 2.4.5 Three velocities; 2.5 Quasistatic limits; 2.5.1 Series LRC circuit; 2.5.2 Source-free formulation of nanocircuits; 2.5.3 Kinetic inductance; 2.5.4 Nanocircuit model; Problems; References for electrodynamics; 3 - Quantum mechanics and computation in nanophotonics; 3.1 Introductory concepts; 3.1.1 Schrodinger's equation; 3.1.2 Interpretation of ψ; 3.1.3 Quantum confinement in one dimension with infinite potentials; 3.1.3.1 Numerical example; 3.1.4 Quantum confinement in one dimension with finite potentials
3.2 Computational methods3.2.1 Numerical shooting method; 3.2.1.1 Numerical example-finite potential well; 3.2.1.2 Numerical example-two coupled wells; 3.2.1.3 Numerical example-coupled wells with an applied electric field; 3.2.1.4 Numerical example-10-coupled wells; 3.2.2 Additional notes on the numerical shooting method; 3.3 Quantum tunneling across barriers; 3.3.1 Tunneling across a single barrier; 3.3.1.1 Numerical example-tunneling across a single barrier; 3.3.2 Numerical shooting method for tunneling problems
3.6.1.1 Numerical example of InP/In0.53Ga0.47As/InP quantum well laser3.6.2 Quantum well infrared photodetectors; 3.6.3 Quantum cascade lasers; Problems; Further reading; 4 - Materials; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Crystal structure; 4.2.1 Periodic lattices; 4.2.2 The reciprocal lattice; 4.2.2.1 Hybridization; 4.3 Metals; 4.4 Semiconductors; 4.4.1 Doping; 4.4.2 Group IV; 4.4.3 Carbon [He]2s22p2; 4.4.4 Diamond; 4.4.5 Graphene; 4.4.6 Carbon nanotubes; 4.4.7 Buckminster fullerenes; 4.4.8 Silicon [Ne]3s23p2; 4.4.9 Compound semiconductors; Problems; Appendices
Supplement A: Quantum mechanical hydrogen atom
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed January 20, 2016).
Contributor:
Haus, Joseph W., editor.
ISBN:
1-78242-487-3