Chapter 8. Electronic Phase Coherence

  1. Prof. Dr. Thomas Heinzel

Published Online: 7 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618910.ch8

Mesoscopic Electronics in Solid State Nanostructures, Second Edition

Mesoscopic Electronics in Solid State Nanostructures, Second Edition

How to Cite

Heinzel, T. (2006) Electronic Phase Coherence, in Mesoscopic Electronics in Solid State Nanostructures, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618910.ch8

Author Information

  1. Dept. of Solid State Physics, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, thomas.heinzel@uni-duesseldorf.de

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 NOV 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406388

Online ISBN: 9783527618910

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Keywords:

  • polarization;
  • electron gas;
  • electronic device;
  • tunnel junction;
  • electrostatic energy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Aharonov-Bohm effect in mesoscopic conductors

  • Weak localization

  • Universal conductance fluctuations

  • Phase coherence in ballistic 2DEGs

  • Resonant tunneling and s-matrices