Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://dx.doi.org/10.18419/opus-7343
Authors: Eisenmenger, Wolfgang
Title: Phonon generation and detection by single particle tunneling in superconductors
Issue Date: 1969
metadata.ubs.publikation.typ: Buchbeitrag
metadata.ubs.publikation.source: Tunneling phenomena in solids : lectures presented at the 1967 NATO Advanced Study Institute at Risö, Denmark. New York : Plenum Press, 1969, S. 371-384
URI: http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:bsz:93-opus-55455
http://elib.uni-stuttgart.de/handle/11682/7360
http://dx.doi.org/10.18419/opus-7343
Abstract: In reviewing the experiments we should summarize the arguments indicating that the observed phonon signals are due to non thermal phonon radiation emitted in the decay and recombination of injected quasiparticles. It appears very difficult to explain the observed structure in the dependence of the signal amplitude as a function of the generator voltage in terms of heat pulses, e.g., phonons with Planck's distribution. An estimate of the possible heat effect arrives at much smaller signal amplitudes than observed. In addition, only little temperature dependence of the signal amplitude is to be expected. In contrast to this, quantum processes provide a straightforward understanding of the experimental findings.
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