Nuclear Spins in Quantum Dots

By Sigurdur Ingi Erlingsson
November 2003
Delft University Press
ISBN: 90-407-2431-8
93 pages, Illustrated, 6 " x 9 "
$37.50 Paper Original


Contents of this Ph.D. dissertation include: Introduction, Nucleus-mediated spin-flip transitions in GaAs quantum dots, Hyperfine-mediated transitions between Zeeman split doublet in GaAs quantum dots: the role of the internal field, Nuclear spin induced coherent oscillations of transport current through a double quantum dot, Time-evolution of the effective nuclear magnetic field due to a localized electron spin, Thermal average over nuclear spin pairs, Matrix elements for a parabolic quantum dot, and Summary.


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