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D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 80 Citations 24,666 525 World Ranking 1017 National Ranking 368
Physics D-index 104 Citations 39,660 775 World Ranking 930 National Ranking 493

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Awards & Achievements

2010 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2001 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

1987 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to the study of the physics of ultra-thin semiconducting layers through molecular beam epitaxy, leading to new physics and new devices.

1984 - Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize, American Physical Society

1974 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS)


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Optics

His main research concerns Condensed matter physics, Optoelectronics, Quantum dot, Quantum well and Atomic physics. His Condensed matter physics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Electron, Spin polarization and Semiconductor. His work carried out in the field of Optoelectronics brings together such families of science as Molecular beam epitaxy, Epitaxy and Optics.

His Quantum dot research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Qubit, Singlet state, Conductance, Magnetic field and Coulomb blockade. His Quantum well research incorporates themes from Solid-state physics, Charge carrier, Exciton, Electric field and Photoluminescence. As a part of the same scientific family, Arthur C. Gossard mostly works in the field of Atomic physics, focusing on Excitation and, on occasion, Absorption and Excited state.

His most cited work include:

  • Observation of the spin Hall effect in semiconductors. (1544 citations)
  • Thermal conductivity reduction and thermoelectric figure of merit increase by embedding nanoparticles in crystalline semiconductors. (684 citations)
  • Active Terahertz Metamaterial Devices (478 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Arthur C. Gossard mainly investigates Condensed matter physics, Optoelectronics, Quantum well, Electron and Quantum dot. Condensed matter physics is closely attributed to Magnetic field in his work. His research in Optoelectronics focuses on subjects like Molecular beam epitaxy, which are connected to Semiconductor.

His studies examine the connections between Quantum well and genetics, as well as such issues in Exciton, with regards to Excitation. His Quantum dot research incorporates elements of Conductance, Quantum point contact, Quantum dot laser and Coulomb blockade. His research integrates issues of Silicon and Lasing threshold in his study of Quantum dot laser.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Condensed matter physics (42.77%)
  • Optoelectronics (41.34%)
  • Quantum well (27.14%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (41.34%)
  • Quantum dot laser (8.21%)
  • Quantum dot (14.73%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Optoelectronics, Quantum dot laser, Quantum dot, Laser and Silicon. His Optoelectronics research includes elements of Quantum well, Molecular beam epitaxy, Epitaxy and Optics. His study on Quantum well is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Gallium arsenide.

The various areas that Arthur C. Gossard examines in his Quantum dot study include Polarization, Dark current, Photon and Condensed matter physics, Spin-½. His research investigates the connection between Condensed matter physics and topics such as Magnetic field that intersect with issues in Atomic physics. His Laser research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Photonic integrated circuit and Photoluminescence.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • High performance continuous wave 1.3 μm quantum dot lasers on silicon (245 citations)
  • Cryogenic Control Architecture for Large-Scale Quantum Computing (140 citations)
  • Right sizes of nano- and microstructures for high- performance and rigid bulk thermoelectrics (92 citations)

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Best Publications

Observation of the spin Hall effect in semiconductors.

Y. K. Kato;R. C. Myers;A. C. Gossard;D. D. Awschalom.
Science (2004)

2612 Citations

Thermal conductivity reduction and thermoelectric figure of merit increase by embedding nanoparticles in crystalline semiconductors.

Woochul Kim;Joshua Zide;Arthur Gossard;Dmitri Klenov.
Physical Review Letters (2006)

963 Citations

Active Terahertz Metamaterial Devices

Hou-Tong Chen;John F. O’Hara;Abul K. Azad;D. Shrekenhamer.
Frontiers in Optics 2008/Laser Science XXIV/Plasmonics and Metamaterials/Optical Fabrication and Testing (2008), paper MMD5 (2008)

731 Citations

Optically detected carrier confinement to one and zero dimension in GaAs quantum well wires and boxes

J. Cibert;P. M. Petroff;G. J. Dolan;S. J. Pearton.
Applied Physics Letters (1986)

653 Citations

Single-electron charging in double and triple quantum dots with tunable coupling.

F. R. Waugh;M. J. Berry;D. J. Mar;R. M. Westervelt.
Physical Review Letters (1995)

622 Citations

Macroscopically ordered state in an exciton system

L. V. Butov;L. V. Butov;A. C. Gossard;D. S. Chemla;D. S. Chemla.
Nature (2002)

614 Citations

Gate-Controlled Spin-Orbit Quantum Interference Effects in Lateral Transport

J. B. Miller;D. M. Zumbühl;C. M. Marcus;Y. B. Lyanda-Geller.
Physical Review Letters (2003)

533 Citations

Coherent spin manipulation without magnetic fields in strained semiconductors

Y. Kato;R. C. Myers;A. C. Gossard;D. D. Awschalom.
Nature (2004)

522 Citations

High‐speed optical modulation with GaAs/GaAlAs quantum wells in a p‐i‐n diode structure

T. H. Wood;C. A. Burrus;D. A. B. Miller;D. S. Chemla.
Applied Physics Letters (1984)

504 Citations

Current-induced spin polarization in strained semiconductors.

Y. K. Kato;R. C. Myers;A. C. Gossard;D. D. Awschalom.
Physical Review Letters (2004)

449 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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