Tunnelling density of states at Coulomb-blockade peaks

Sedlmayr, N., Yurkevich, I.V. and Lerner, I.V. (2006). Tunnelling density of states at Coulomb-blockade peaks. EPL, 76 (1), pp. 109-114.


We calculate the tunnelling density of states (TDoS) for a quantum dot in the Coulomb-blockade regime, using a functional integral representation with allowing correctly for the charge quantisation. We show that in addition to the well-known gap in the TDoS in the Coulomb-blockade valleys, there is a suppression of the TDoS at the peaks. We show that such a suppression is necessary in order to get the correct result for the peak of the differential conductance through an almost close quantum dot.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1209/epl/i2006-10236-0
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Mathematics
Additional Information: Tunnelling density of states at Coulomb-blockade peaks. N. Sedlmayr et al 2006 EPL 76 109 © EDP Sciences
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Published Date: 2006-10
Authors: Sedlmayr, N.
Yurkevich, I.V. ( 0000-0003-1447-8913)
Lerner, I.V.



Version: Accepted Version

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