Polarons [E-Book] / David Emin.
Emin, D., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
1 online resource (xvii, 212 pages)
englisch
9781139023436
9780521519069
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Succinct overview
  • Part I. Polaron Formation : Electron-phonon interactions ; Weak-coupling polarons: carrier-induced softening ; Strong-coupling: self-trapping ; Dopant- and defect-related small polarons ; Molecular polarons ; Bipolarons ; Magnetic polarons and colossal magneto-resistance
  • Part II. Polaron Properties : Optical properties ; Large-polaron transport ; Small-polaron transport ; Polarons' Seebeck coefficients ; Polarons' Hall Effect
  • Part III. Extending Polaron Concept : Superconductivity of large bipolarons ; Non-Ohmic hopping conduction and electronic switching ; Electronically stimulated desorption of atoms from surfaces ; Hopping of light atoms.