electron hole


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electron hole

n.
See hole.
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The Landau damping actually is dephasing, where coherent field oscillations are transformed into incoherent electron hole pairs, but the total energy of the system is not changed.
Recombination is a process by which a conduction band electron loses energy and re-occupies the energy state of an electron hole in the valence band.
Excitons are particle-like entities consisting of an electron and an electron hole (a positive charge attributed to the absence of an electron).

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