Electronic properties of monolayer and bilayer graphene

McCann, Edward (2012) Electronic properties of monolayer and bilayer graphene. In: Graphene Nanoelectronics. NanoScience and Technology . Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 237-275. ISBN 978-3-642-20467-8

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

The tight-binding model of electrons in graphene is reviewed. We derive low-energy Hamiltonians supporting massless Dirac-like chiral fermions and massive chiral fermions in monolayer and bilayer graphene, respectively, and we describe how their chirality is manifest in the sequencing of plateaus observed in the integer quantum Hall effect. The opening of a tuneable band gap in bilayer graphene in response to a transverse electric field is described, and we explain how Hartree theory may be used to develop a simple analytical model of screening.

Item Type:
Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
ID Code:
63591
Deposited By:
Deposited On:
23 Apr 2013 14:30
Refereed?:
No
Published?:
Published
Last Modified:
18 Nov 2020 09:52