Interpolation between the ballistic and Boltzmann transport regimes for elastically scattered free electrons in a wire
UNSPECIFIED (1998) Interpolation between the ballistic and Boltzmann transport regimes for elastically scattered free electrons in a wire. PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 58 (15). pp. 9639-9640. ISSN 0163-1829Full text not available from this repository.
A useful ansatz for the zero-temperature conductance of elastically scattered free electrons or! a Straight line is identified. The ansatz is generalized to apply tb a three-dimensional wire containing an N-dimensional electron gas of the length l with N=1,2, or 3. It determines all the macroscopic transport-coefficients of the wire at all temperatures and provides a formula for the average transmission coefficient of the one-dimensional modes involved in the Boltzmann regime: (T) over bar=g(N)epsilon(F)/Delta epsilon(k(F)l) where g(N)=4,pi and 2.66 when N=1,2, and 3, respectively. [S0163-1829(98)08935-8].
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Journal or Publication Title:||PHYSICAL REVIEW B|
|Publisher:||AMERICAN PHYSICAL SOC|
|Date:||15 October 1998|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Page Range:||pp. 9639-9640|
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