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Frontiers of Physics

ISSN 2095-0462

ISSN 2095-0470(Online)

CN 11-5994/O4

邮发代号 80-965

2018 Impact Factor: 2.483

Frontiers of Physics  2019, Vol. 14 Issue (2): 23605
Linear dipole behavior of single quantum dots encased in metal oxide semiconductor nanoparticles films
Guo-Feng Zhang1,4(), Yong-Gang Peng2, Hai-Qing Xie3, Bin Li1, Zhi-Jie Li1, Chang-Gang Yang1, Wen-Li Guo1, Cheng-Bing Qin1,4, Rui-Yun Chen1,4, Yan Gao1,4, Yu-Jun Zheng2, Lian-Tuan Xiao1,4(), Suo-Tang Jia1,4
1. State Key Laboratory of Quantum Optics and Quantum Optics Devices, Institute of Laser Spectroscopy, Shanxi University, Taiyuan 030006, China
2. School of Physics, Shandong University, Jinan 250100, China
3. Department of Physics, Taiyuan Normal University, Jinzhong 030619, China
4. Collaborative Innovation Center of Extreme Optics, Shanxi University, Taiyuan 030006, China
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Understanding of charge/energy exchange processes and interfacial interactions that occur between quantum dots (QDs) and the metal oxides is of critical importance to these QD-based optoelectronic devices. This work reports on linear dipole behavior of single near-infrared emitting CdSeTe/ZnS core/shell QDs which are encased in indium tin oxide (ITO) semiconductor nanoparticles films. A strong polarization anisotropy in photoluminescence emission is observed by defocused wide-field imaging and polarization measurement techniques, and the average polarization degree is up to 0.45. A possible mechanism for the observation is presented in which the electrons, locating at single QD surface from ITO by electron transfer due to the equilibration of the Fermi levels, result in a significant Stark distortion of the QD electron/hole wavefunctions. The Stark distortion results in the linear polarization property of the single QDs. The investigation of linear dipole behavior for single QDs encased in ITO films would be helpful for further improving QD-based device performance.

Key wordssingle quantum dots    linear dipole behavior    electron transfer    polarization property    metal oxide nanoparticles
收稿日期: 2018-09-11      出版日期: 2018-11-29
. [J]. Frontiers of Physics, 2019, 14(2): 23605.
Guo-Feng Zhang, Yong-Gang Peng, Hai-Qing Xie, Bin Li, Zhi-Jie Li, Chang-Gang Yang, Wen-Li Guo, Cheng-Bing Qin, Rui-Yun Chen, Yan Gao, Yu-Jun Zheng, Lian-Tuan Xiao, Suo-Tang Jia. Linear dipole behavior of single quantum dots encased in metal oxide semiconductor nanoparticles films. Front. Phys. , 2019, 14(2): 23605.
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