Go to content
UR Home

Ballistic side jump motion of electrons and holes in semiconductor quantum wells

Schliemann, John (2007) Ballistic side jump motion of electrons and holes in semiconductor quantum wells. Phys. Rev. B 75, 045304.

Download (101kB) - Repository staff only

at publisher (via DOI)

Other URL: http://scitation.aip.org/getabs/servlet/GetabsServlet?prog=normal&id=PRBMDO000075000004045304000001&idtype=cvips&gifs=yes


We investigate the ballistic motion of electrons and holes in III-V semiconductor quantum wells with spin-orbit coupling and a homogeneous in-plane electric field. As a result of a non-perturbative treatment of both of these influences, particle wave packets undergo a pronounced side jump perpendicular to the field direction. For wave packets of sufficient width the amplitude of this motion can ...


Export bibliographical data

Item Type:Article
Institutions:Physics > Institute of Theroretical Physics > Chair Professor Grifoni > Group John Schliemann
Projects:SFB 689: Spinphänomene in reduzierten Dimensionen
Identification Number:
Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 530 Physics
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Deposited On:20 Mar 2007
Last Modified:13 Mar 2014 10:09
Item ID:1904
Owner Only: item control page


Downloads per month over past year

  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server

Contact person
Gernot Deinzer

Phone +49 941 943-2759