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Title: Measurement of Electronic States of PbS Nanocrystal Quantum Dots Using Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy: The Role of Parity Selection Rules in Optical Absorption

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Center for Advanced Solar Photophysics (CASP)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1381950
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Physical Review Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 110; Journal Issue: 12; Related Information: CASP partners with Los Alamos National Laboratory (lead); University of California, Irvine; University of Colorado; Colorado School of Mines; George Mason University; Los Alamos National Laboratory; University of Minnesota; National Renewable Energy Laboratory; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar (photovoltaic), solar (fuels), solid state lighting, bio-inspired, electrodes - solar, defects, charge transport, materials and chemistry by design, optics, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (scalable processing)

Citation Formats

Diaconescu, Bogdan, Padilha, Lazaro A., Nagpal, Prashant, Swartzentruber, Brian S., and Klimov, Victor I. Measurement of Electronic States of PbS Nanocrystal Quantum Dots Using Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy: The Role of Parity Selection Rules in Optical Absorption. United States: N. p., 2013. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.127406.
Diaconescu, Bogdan, Padilha, Lazaro A., Nagpal, Prashant, Swartzentruber, Brian S., & Klimov, Victor I. Measurement of Electronic States of PbS Nanocrystal Quantum Dots Using Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy: The Role of Parity Selection Rules in Optical Absorption. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.127406.
Diaconescu, Bogdan, Padilha, Lazaro A., Nagpal, Prashant, Swartzentruber, Brian S., and Klimov, Victor I. Fri . "Measurement of Electronic States of PbS Nanocrystal Quantum Dots Using Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy: The Role of Parity Selection Rules in Optical Absorption". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.127406.
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