Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Induced Superconductivity in Two Dimensional Electron Gas System
by Wan, Zhong, Ph.D., Purdue University, 2018, 99; 10830652
Abstract (Summary)

Recently, interest in superconductor-semiconductor interfaces was renewed by the search for non-Abelian states. One of the possible platform is proximity induce superconductivity into an 1D semiconductor system with strong spin orbit (SO) interaction, such system is predicted to support Majorana excitation. Another candidate is superconductivity coupled to the edge of fractional quantum Hall state, in such system, higher order of non-Abelian statistics is predicted. With such non-Abelian states, topological quantum computing can be realized. In this thesis, I will discuss the approach made by us to investigate such system.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Rokhinson, Leonid P.
Commitee: Csathy, Gabor A., Lyanda-Geller, Yuli, Nolte, David D.
School: Purdue University
Department: Physics and Astronomy
School Location: United States -- Indiana
Source: DAI-B 80/01(E), Dissertation Abstracts International
Subjects: Physics
Keywords: Fraction quantum hall effect, GAAS, INAS, Quantum hall effect, Squid, Superconductivity
Publication Number: 10830652
ISBN: 978-0-438-32869-3
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