Document Type : Reasearch Paper

**Authors**

Department of Physics, An-Najah National University, Nablus,West Bank, Jordan.

**Abstract**

In the present work, the exact diagonalization method had been implemented to calculate the ground state energy of shallow donor impurity located at finite distance along the growth axis in GaAs/AlGaAs heterostructure in the presence of a magnetic field taken to be along z direction. The impurity binding energy of the ground state had been calculated as a function of confining frequency and magnetic field strength. We found that the ground state donor binding energy (BE) calculated at =2 and , decreases from BE=7.59822 to BE=2.85165 , as we change the impurity position from d=0.0 to d=0.5 ,respectively .In addition, the combined effects of pressure and temperature on the binding energy, as a function of magnetic field strength and impurity position, had been shown using the effective-mass approximation. The numerical results show that the donor impurity binding energy enhances with increasing the pressure while it decreases as the temperature decreases.

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