Biexciton resonance linewidth in CuCl: Collision broadening or not?

N. Peyghambarian, L. L. Chase, A. Mysyrowicz

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The width of the biexciton two-photon resonance in CuCl, as measured with weak probe beams, shows a marked broadening if a high density of biexcitons is injected with an intense pump beam. These results are attributed to collisions between excitonic particles.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)51-54
Number of pages4
JournalOptics Communications
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jun 1 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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