McCann, Edward (2007) Interlayer asymmetry gap in the electronic band structure of bilayer graphene. physica status solidi (b), 244 (11). pp. 4112-4117. ISSN 0370-1972Full text not available from this repository.
The low-energy electronic band structure of bilayer graphene consists of four bands: a pair of bands split from zero energy by the interlayer coupling and a pair of bands which touch at zero energy in a nominally undoped system. The latter support massive, chiral quasiparticles with a parabolic dispersion and Berry phase 2. Asymmetry between the potential energies of the layers opens a tuneable gap between the conduction and valence bands. A self-consistent Hartree approximation is used to model the control of such an interlayer asymmetry gap induced by a transverse electric field in a graphene-based field-effect transistor.
|Journal or Publication Title:||physica status solidi (b)|
|Additional Information:||This is a pre-print of an article published in Physica Status Solidi B, 244 (11), 2007. (c) Wiley.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||73.21.-b • 73.63.-b • 81.05.Uw|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Dr Edward McCann|
|Deposited On:||14 Aug 2008 10:01|
|Last Modified:||20 Feb 2017 01:09|
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