Laterally Confined Excitons in Two-Dimensional Semiconductor Quantum Dots

Guohua Wei, David A. Czaplewski, Erik J. Lenferink, Il Woong Jung, Teodor K. Stanev, Nathaniel P. Stern*

*Corresponding author for this work

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We study size-tunable lateral quantum confinement of excitons in monolayer transition metal dichalcogenide nanoflakes. Exciton photoluminescence energy and valley polarization are compared between continuous and patterned monolayers in the weak confinement regime.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2016
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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