Band offsets and exciton confinement in Zn1-yCd ySe/Zn1-xMnxSe quantum wells

W. J. Wałecki, A. V. Nurmikko, Nitin Samarth, H. Luo, J. K. Furdyna, N. Otsuka

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Abstract

Optical characteristics of a new, weakly strained wide-gap II-VI quantum well have been studied with emphasis on the confined exciton states. Strong luminescence efficiency in the blue is observed with spectra showing only weak alloy disorder effects. Magneto-optical studies yield a measurement for the band offsets in a model which properly includes exciton effects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)466-468
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume57
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 1990

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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