Thermodynamic analysis of optical refrigeration in semiconductors

D. Ding, J. B. Wang, S. Q. Yu, Shane Johnson, Yong-Hang Zhang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

The cooling efficiency and optimum bandgap energy for semiconductor optical refrigeration are investigated from the standpoint of both the first and second laws of thermodynamics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528136, 9781557528131
StatePublished - 2006
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006 - Long Beach, CA, United States
Duration: May 21 2006May 21 2006

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006
CountryUnited States
CityLong Beach, CA
Period5/21/065/21/06

    Fingerprint

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Ding, D., Wang, J. B., Yu, S. Q., Johnson, S., & Zhang, Y-H. (2006). Thermodynamic analysis of optical refrigeration in semiconductors. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers Optical Society of America.