Science of Nanoscale Systems and their Device Applications
Science of Nanoscale Systems and their Device Applications
2003 Research Results

Simulations of Coherent Electron Flow
E. Heller and R.M. Westervelt

Simulations of Coherent Electron Flow

Flow of electrons into a two-dimensional electron gas–each electron follows its own trajectory, and the color indicates its semiclassical phase. Toward the lower right, farthest from the source, the phases no longer align due to thermal broadening in their velocity distribution.

 

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