Semiconductor and Metal Nanocrystals: Synthesis and Electronic and Optical Properties

Victor I. Klimov Los Alamos National Laboratory
Semiconductor and Metal Nanocrystals: Synthesis and Electronic and Optical Properties
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11/07/03 CRC
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Electronics 9780824747169
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Semiconductor and Metal Nanocrystals addresses topics impacting the field including synthesis and assembly of nanocrystals, theory and spectroscopy of interband and intraband optical transitions, single-nanocrystal optical and tunneling spectroscopies, electrical transport in nanocrystal assemblies, and physical and engineering aspects of nanocrystal-based devices. Written by experts, this reference presents key advances in the field of semiconductor nanocrystal quantum dots and metal nanoparticles over the past several years. It focuses specifically on nanocrystals generated through chemical techniques and merges investigative frontiers in physics, chemistry, and engineering.

Table of Contents

''Soft ''Chemical Synthesis and Manipulation of Semiconductor Nanocrystals, J.A. Hollingsworth and V.I. Klimov
Electronic Structure in Semiconductor Nanocrystals, D.J. Norris
Fine Structure and Polarization Properties of Band-Edge Excitons in Semiconductor Nanocrystals, A.L. Efros
Intraband Spectroscopy and Dynamics of Colloidal Semiconductor Quantum Dots, P. Guyot-Sionnest, M. Shim, and C. Wang
Charge Carrier Dynamics and Optical Gain in Nanocrystal Quantum Dots:From Fundamental Photophysics to Quantum Dot Lasing, V.I. Klimov
Optical Dynamics in Single Semiconductor Quantum Dots, K.T. Shimizu and M.G. Bawendi
Electrical Properties of Semiconductor Nanocrystals, D.S. Ginger and N.C. Greenham
Tunneling and Optical Spectroscopy of Semiconductor Nanocrystal Quantum Dots:Single-Particle and Ensemble Properties, U. Banin and O. Millo
9.III -V Quantum Dots and Quantum Dot Arrays: Synthesis, Optical Properties, Photogenerated Carrier Dynamics, and Applications to Photon Conversion, A.J. Nozik and O.I. Micic

Synthesis and Fabrication of Metal Nanocrystal Superlattices, R.C. Doty, M.B.Sigman, Jr., C.A. Stowell, P.S. Shah, A.E. Saunders, and B.A. Korgel
Optical Spectroscopy of Surface Plasmons in Metal Nanoparticles, S. Link and M. A.El-Sayed
Time-Resolved Spectroscopy of Metal Nanoparticles, G.V. Hartland


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  • Merges investigative frontiers in physics, chemistry, and engineering
  • Documents advances in nanocrystal synthesis and assembly
  • Explores the theory of electronic excitations in nanoscale particles
  • Presents comprehensive information on optical spectroscopy of interband and intraband optical transitions
  • Reviews data on single-nanocrystal optical and tunneling spectroscopies
  • Weighs controversies related to carrier relaxation dynamics in ultrasmall nanoparticles
  • Discusses charge carrier transport in nanocrystal assemblies
  • Provides examples of lasing and photovoltaic nanocrystal-based devices