Thermodynamic analysis of optical refrigeration in semiconductors

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

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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 publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Pages1896-1898
Number of pages3
StatePublished - Oct 31 2005
Event2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 22 2005May 27 2005

Publication series

NameQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Volume3

Other

Other2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/22/055/27/05

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Ding, D., Wang, J. B., Yu, S. Q., Johnson, S., & Zhang, Y-H. (2005). Thermodynamic analysis of optical refrigeration in semiconductors. In 2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) (pp. 1896-1898). [JThE114] (Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS); Vol. 3).