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A Why must colloidal quantum dots be semiconductors?

  1. Sep 20, 2017 #1
    Couldn't there be conductor quantum dots or insulator quantum dots? Conductors and insulators still have energy bands.
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  3. Sep 26, 2017 #2
    Thanks for the thread! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post? The more details the better.
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