Stress-induced splitting of emission lines from excitonic molecules in CdS and ZnO

  • Yusaburo Segawa
  • Susumu Namba
Exitonic Molecules
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 57)


Splittings of spontaneous emission lines in laser excited wurtzitetype CdS and ZnO are observed under a uniaxial stress at 1.8 K. The relative intensity of the split components of the excitonic molecule emission line is accounted for by using Hanamura's wave function for the excitonic molecule.


Reflection Spectrum Oscillator Strength Uniaxial Stress Exciton State Free Exciton 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yusaburo Segawa
    • 1
  • Susumu Namba
    • 1
  1. 1.The Institute of Physical and Chemical ResearchWako-shi, SaitamaJapan

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