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Idea

Graphene is one of the solid phases of carbon, appearing as a single-layer honeycomb lattice. This may be planar or tubular, etc.

References

The modern discovery of graphene (Geim and Novoselov obtained a Nobel price for the discovery, which they made freely available without patenting!)

Review:

The 2+1 dim Dirac equation is used in modeling graphene:

  • K. S. Novoselov, A. K. Geim, S. V. Morozov, D. Jiang, M. I. Katsnelson, I. V. Grigorieva, S. V. Dubonos, A. A. Firsov, Two-dimensional gas of massless Dirac fermions in graphene, Nature 438, 197-200 (2005) doi

  • MarĂ­a A. H. Vozmediano, Renormalization group aspects of graphene, pdf

On the quantum spin Hall effect in graphene:

category: physics

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