On the possibility of a terahertz light emitting diode based on a dressed quantum well

  title={On the possibility of a terahertz light emitting diode based on a dressed quantum well},
  author={S. Mandal and K{\'e}vin Dini and O. V. Kibis and Timothy C. H. Liew},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
We consider theoretically the realization of a tunable terahertz light emitting diode from a quantum well with dressed electrons placed in a highly doped p-n junction. In the considered system the strong resonant dressing field forms dynamic Stark gaps in the valence and conduction bands and the electric field inside the p-n junction makes the QW asymmetric. It is shown that the electrons transiting through the light induced Stark gaps in the conduction band emit photons with energy directly… 
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