Coherent transfer of light polarization to electron spins in a semiconductor - Toward quantum media conversion -

Hideo Kosaka, H. Shigyou, Y. Mitsumori, Y. Rikitake, H. Imamura, T. Kutsuwa, K. Edamatsu

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

Abstract

We demonstrate that the superposition of light polarization states is coherently transferred to electron spins in a semiconductor quantum well via the light-hole excitons under in-plane magnetic field by using time-resolved Kerr rotation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2008 Conference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Sep 15
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

Other

OtherConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period08/5/408/5/9

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Coherent transfer of light polarization to electron spins in a semiconductor - Toward quantum media conversion -'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this