Graphene-based plasmonic nano-transceiver for terahertz band communication

@article{Jornet2014GraphenebasedPN,
  title={Graphene-based plasmonic nano-transceiver for terahertz band communication},
  author={Josep Miquel Jornet and Ian F. Akyildiz},
  journal={The 8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP 2014)},
  year={2014},
  pages={492-496}
}
  • J. Jornet, I. Akyildiz
  • Published 6 April 2014
  • Physics
  • The 8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP 2014)
In this paper, a plasmonic nano-transceiver for wireless communication in the Terahertz Band (0.1-10 THz) is proposed, modeled and analyzed. The nano-transceiver is based on a High Electron Mobility Transistor (HEMT) built with a III-V semiconductor and enhanced with graphene. In transmission, when a voltage is applied between the HEMT drain and source, electrons are accelerated at the HEMT channel. This movement of electrons results in the excitation of a plasma wave which, on its turn… 

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