- Conference date: 13-15 March 2002
- Location: Shonan Village, Hayama (Japan)
Coherent surface phonon at a GaAs(100)‐c(8 × 2)‐Ga reconstructed surface has been investigated by time resolved second harmonic generation (TRSHG). The phonon mode is impulsively excited by an ultrashort laser pulse and subsequent coherent nuclear motion is monitored through the intensity modulation of the second harmonics of a probe pulse. Oscillatory traces are clearly observed in TRSHG signals and their Fourier transformation show two components, bulk LO‐phonon at 8.8 THz and the surface phonon at 6.0–8.6 THz. The frequency of the surface phonon shows red shift as the pumping power increases. The shifts are indicative of a marked electron phonon interaction or anharmonicity of the surface phonon modes.
- Semiconductor surfaces
- Surface reconstruction
- Fourier transforms
- Phonon interactions
Daniel Baumann, Mark G. Jackson, Peter Adshead, Alexandre Amblard, Amjad Ashoorioon, Nicola Bartolo, Rachel Bean, Maria Beltrán, Francesco de Bernardis, Simeon Bird, Xingang Chen, Daniel J. H. Chung, Loris Colombo, Asantha Cooray, Paolo Creminelli, Scott Dodelson, Joanna Dunkley, Cora Dvorkin, Richard Easther, Fabio Finelli, Raphael Flauger, Mark P. Hertzberg, Katherine Jones‐Smith, Shamit Kachru, Kenji Kadota, Justin Khoury, William H. Kinney, Eiichiro Komatsu, Lawrence M. Krauss, Julien Lesgourgues, Andrew Liddle, Michele Liguori, Eugene Lim, Andrei Linde, Sabino Matarrese, Harsh Mathur, Liam McAllister, Alessandro Melchiorri, Alberto Nicolis, Luca Pagano, Hiranya V. Peiris, Marco Peloso, Levon Pogosian, Elena Pierpaoli, Antonio Riotto, Uroš Seljak, Leonardo Senatore, Sarah Shandera, Eva Silverstein, Tristan Smith, Pascal Vaudrevange, Licia Verde, Ben Wandelt, David Wands, Scott Watson, Mark Wyman, Amit Yadav, Wessel Valkenburg and Matias Zaldarriaga
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