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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
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 84 Citations 27,064 828 World Ranking 109 National Ranking 7
Physics D-index 112 Citations 58,520 1,239 World Ranking 674 National Ranking 5

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2019 - IEEE Jun-ichi Nishizawa Medal “For contributions to the development and commercialization of quantum dot lasers.”

2016 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2014 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For innovations in nanomaterials, nanophysics, and nanodevices.

2010 - IEEE Fellow For advancement of semiconductor nanostructures, and development of self-organized quantum dot lasers

2006 - Max Born Medal and Prize, German Physical Society, Institute of Physics

2004 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For pioneering work in the basic understanding, development and first demonstration of selfassembled quantumdot heterostructures for novel lasers and amplifiers

2004 - German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina - Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina – Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften Physics


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Laser

His scientific interests lie mostly in Quantum dot, Optoelectronics, Condensed matter physics, Quantum dot laser and Laser. His Quantum dot research includes themes of Exciton, Excited state, Molecular physics, Electron and Photoluminescence. His work deals with themes such as Quantum well and Optics, which intersect with Optoelectronics.

His Condensed matter physics research incorporates themes from Cathodoluminescence, Wetting layer and Transmission electron microscopy. His Quantum dot laser research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Characterization, Quantum point contact, Differential gain and Charge carrier. His Laser study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Quantum, Diode, Oxide and Multi-mode optical fiber.

His most cited work include:

  • Quantum dot heterostructures (2199 citations)
  • Electronic and optical properties of strained quantum dots modeled by 8-band k⋅p theory (846 citations)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Optoelectronics, Quantum dot, Optics, Laser and Quantum dot laser. His work carried out in the field of Optoelectronics brings together such families of science as Quantum well and Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser. The Quantum dot study combines topics in areas such as Exciton, Condensed matter physics, Semiconductor, Excited state and Photoluminescence.

His research investigates the connection between Exciton and topics such as Atomic physics that intersect with issues in Excitation. Dieter Bimberg interconnects Molecular physics, Wetting layer and Electron in the investigation of issues within Condensed matter physics. His Laser research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Diode, Efficient energy use, Multi-mode optical fiber and Data transmission.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (64.49%)
  • Quantum dot (46.38%)
  • Optics (35.71%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (64.49%)
  • Laser (35.92%)
  • Optics (35.71%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Optoelectronics, Laser, Optics, Quantum dot and Quantum dot laser. His Optoelectronics research incorporates themes from Quantum well, Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser, Efficient energy use and Modulation. The various areas that Dieter Bimberg examines in his Laser study include Wavelength, Gallium arsenide, Semiconductor, Optical fiber and Gigabit.

His Optics study which covers Data transmission that intersects with Photon. The Quantum dot study combines topics in areas such as Quantum, Electronic structure, Condensed matter physics, Density of states and Photoluminescence. His study on Quantum dot laser also encompasses disciplines like

  • Excited state, which have a strong connection to Ground state,
  • Amplified spontaneous emission most often made with reference to Ultrashort pulse.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Phase noise and jitter reduction by optical feedback on passively mode-locked quantum-dot lasers (49 citations)
  • Energy efficient 40 Gbit/s transmission with 850 nm VCSELs at 108 fJ/bit dissipated heat (48 citations)
  • Error-free 46 Gbit/s operation of oxide-confined 980 nm VCSELs at 85°C (47 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Optics

His primary areas of study are Optoelectronics, Optics, Laser, Quantum dot and Quantum dot laser. His study in Optoelectronics focuses on Photonics in particular. His research in Laser intersects with topics in Wavelength, Bandwidth, Data transmission and Gigabit.

His Quantum dot research includes elements of Condensed matter physics, Gallium arsenide, Molecular beam epitaxy, Quantum and Photoluminescence. His studies deal with areas such as Molecular physics and Orders of magnitude as well as Condensed matter physics. His Quantum dot laser research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Phase noise, Excited state, Mode-locking and Lasing threshold.

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Best Publications

Quantum dot heterostructures

Dieter Bimberg;Marius Grundmann;Nikolai N. Ledentsov.

4269 Citations


M. Grundmann;O. Stier;D. Bimberg.
Physical Review B (1995)

1629 Citations

Electronic and optical properties of strained quantum dots modeled by 8-band k⋅p theory

O. Stier;M. Grundmann;D. Bimberg.
Physical Review B (1999)

1421 Citations

Spontaneous ordering of nanostructures on crystal surfaces

Vitaliy A. Shchukin;Dieter Bimberg.
Reviews of Modern Physics (1999)

1248 Citations

Ultralong Dephasing Time in InGaAs Quantum Dots

Paola Borri;Wolfgang Werner Langbein;S. Schneider;U. Woggon.
Physical Review Letters (2001)

1130 Citations

Low threshold, large To injection laser emission from (InGa)As quantum dots

N. Kirstaedter;N.N. Ledentsov;M. Grundmann;D. Bimberg.
Electronics Letters (1994)

1022 Citations

Ultranarrow Luminescence Lines from Single Quantum Dots.

M. Grundmann;J. Christen;N. N. Ledentsov;J. Bohrer.
Physical Review Letters (1995)

920 Citations

Spontaneous ordering of arrays of coherent strained islands.

V. A. Shchukin;N. N. Ledentsov;P. S. Kop'ev;D. Bimberg.
Physical Review Letters (1995)

753 Citations

InGaAs-GaAs quantum-dot lasers

D. Bimberg;N. Kirstaedter;N.N. Ledentsov;Zh.I. Alferov.
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics (1997)

650 Citations

Direct formation of vertically coupled quantum dots in Stranski-Krastanow growth.

N. N. Ledentsov;V. A. Shchukin;M. Grundmann;N. Kirstaedter.
Physical Review B (1996)

624 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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