Piezoelectricity induced terahertz photon absorption by confined acoustic phonons in wurtzite CdSe nanocrystals

Tzu Ming Liu*, Meng Ju Yang, Chih Wei Lai, Pi Tai Chou, Ming Hao Chang, Hsiang Lin Liu, Chi Kuang Sun

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

We observed the first piezoelectricity induced terahertz (THz) photon absorption related to the confined acoustic phonons in nanoparticles. It provides a new mechanism for THz photon-phonon conversion in low dimensional systems.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2008 Conference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008
EventConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 2008 May 42008 May 9

Publication series

NameConference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Technical Digest Series

Conference

ConferenceConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period2008/05/042008/05/09

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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