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Positive Correlations in Tunneling through coupled Quantum Dots

Kiesslich, G and Sprekeler, H and Wacker, A and Schoell, E (2003) Positive Correlations in Tunneling through coupled Quantum Dots. Semicond. Sci. Technol., 19. S37-.

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Due to the Fermi-Dirac statistics of electrons the temporal correlations of tunneling events in a double barrier setup are typically negative. Here, we investigate the shot noise behavior of a system of two capacitively coupled quantum dot states by means of a Master equation model. In an asymmetric setup positive correlations in the tunneling current can arise due to the bunching of tunneling events. The underlying mechanism will be discussed in detail in terms of the current-current correlation function and the frequency-dependent Fano factor.

Item Type: Article
Divisions: Div F > Computational and Biological Learning
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2017 19:21
Last Modified: 08 Aug 2017 01:50