Nanotech 2002 Vol. 2
Nanotech 2002 Vol. 2
Technical Proceedings of the 2002 International Conference on Computational Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Quantum Effects, Quantum Devices and Spintronics Chapter 9

Electronic Structure of Quantum Dots

Authors: C. Hines, S.A. McCarthy, J.B. Wang and P.C. Abbott

Affilation: The University of Western Australia, Australia

Pages: 201 - 204

Keywords: quantum dot, electronic structure, eigenvalue problem, Hartree-Fock method

This paper presents a detailed calculation of the electronic structure of quantum dots with various geometries. In particular, non-circular quantum dots are examined and their characteristic properties analysed. In addition, the importance of electron-electron spin exchange and correlation is addressed.

ISBN: 0-9708275-6-3
Pages: 504