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Twisted magnetic topological insulator: When momentum-space topology meets real-space topology?
Prof. G. Chen's research
Prof. G. Chen's research


W. Yao

*The list contains only the publications affiliating HKU (Physics) since 2007 or since the author joined HKU (sorted by publication year and the name of the Journal).

  • 61 Magnetic Proximity Effect in a van der Waals Moiré Superlattice
    Q.J. Tong, M.X. Chen, W. Yao
    Physical Review Applied, Vol.12(2), 024031:1-11, 2019
  • 62 Gate tuning from exciton superfluid to quantum anomalous Hall in van der Waals heterobilayer
    Q.Z. Zhu, M.W.Y. Tu, Q.J. Tong, W. Yao
    Science Advances, Vol.5(1), eaau6120:1-5, 2019
  • 63 Tailoring excitonic states of van der Waals bilayers through stacking configuration, band alignment, and valley spin
    W.T. Hsu, B.H. Lin, L.S. Lu, M.H. Lee, M.W. Chu, L.J. Li, W. Yao, W.H. Chang, C.K. Shih
    Science Advances, Vol.5(12), eaax7407:1-7, 2019
  • 64 Nonlinear optics in the electron-hole continuum in 2D semiconductors: two-photon transition, second harmonic generation and valley current injection
    P. Gong, H.Y. Yu, Y. Wang, W. Yao
    Science Bulletin, Vol.64(15), 1036-1043, 2019
  • 65 Brightened spin-triplet interlayer excitons and optical selection rules in van der Waals heterobilayers
    H.Y. Yu, G.B. Liu, W. Yao
    2D Materials, Vol.5(3), 035021:1-11, 2018
  • 66 Nanometrology of field gradient using donor spins in silicon
    P. Gong, H.L. Pang, H.Y. Yu, W. Yao
    Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, Vol.30(42), 425301:1-8, 2018
  • 67 Skyrmions in the Moiré of van der Waals 2D Magnets
    Q.J. Tong, F. Liu, J. Xiao, W. Yao
    Nano Letters, Vol.18(11), 7194-7199, 2018
  • 68 Valley Manipulation by Optically Tuning the Magnetic Proximity Effect in WSe2/CrI3 Heterostructures
    K.L. Seyler, D. Zhong, B. Huang, X.Y. Linpeng, N.P. Wilson, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, W. Yao, D. Xiao, M.A. McGuire, K.M. Fu, X.D. Xu
    Nano Letters, Vol.18(6), 3823-3828, 2018
  • 69 Two-dimensional itinerant ferromagnetism in atomically thin Fe3GeTe2
    Z.Y. Fei, B. Huang, P. Malinowski, W.B. Wang, T.C. Song, J. Sanchez, W. Yao, D. Xiao, X.Y. Zhu, A.F. May, W.D. Wu, D.H. Cobden, J.H. Chu, X.D. Xu
    Nature Materials, Vol.17(9), 778-783, 2018
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  • 70 Interlayer valley excitons in heterobilayers of transition metal dichalcogenides
    P. Rivera, H.Y. Yu, K.L. Seyler, N.P. Wilson, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Nature Nanotechnology, Vol.13(11), 1004-1015, 2018
  • 71 Electrical control of 2D magnetism in bilayer CrI3
    B. Huang, G. Clark, D.R. Klein, D. MacNeill, E. Navarro-Moratalla, K.L. Seyler, N.P. Wilson, M.A. McGuire, D.H. Cobden, D. Xiao, W. Yao, P. Jarillo-Herrero, X.D. Xu
    Nature Nanotechnology, Vol.13(7), 544-549, 2018
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  • 72 Ligand-field helical luminescence in a 2D ferromagnetic insulator
    K.L. Seyler, D. Zhong, D.R. Klein, S.Y. Gao, X.O. Zhang, B. Huang, E. Navarro-Moratalla, L. Yang, D.H. Cobden, M.A. McGuire, W. Yao, D. Xiao, P. Jarillo-Herrero, X.D. Xu
    Nature Physics, Vol.14(3), 277-282, 2018
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  • 73 Interface excitons at lateral heterojunctions in monolayer semiconductors
    K.W. Lau, Calvin, Z.R. Gong, H.Y. Yu, W. Yao
    Physical Review B, Vol.98(11), 115427:1-15, 2018
  • 74 Moiré Valleytronics: Realizing Dense Arrays of Topological Helical Channels
    C. Hu, V. Michaud-Rioux, W. Yao, H. Guo
    Physical Review Letters, Vol.121(18), 186403:1-6, 2018
  • 75 Giant tunneling magnetoresistance in spin-filter van der Waals heterostructures
    T.C. Song, X.H. Cai, M.W.Y. Tu, X.O. Zhang, B. Huang, N.P. Wilson, K.L. Seyler, L. Zhu, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, M.A. McGuire, D.H. Cobden, D. Xiao, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Science, Vol.360(6394), 1214-1218, 2018
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  • 76 Stacking symmetry governed second harmonic generation in graphene trilayers
    Y.W. Shan, Y.G. Li, D. Huang, Q.J. Tong, W. Yao, W.T. Liu, S.W. Wu
    Science Advances, Vol.4(6), eaat0074:1-6, 2018
  • 77 Many-body effects in nonlinear optical responses of 2D layered semiconductors
    G. Aivazian, H.Y. Yu, S.F. Wu, J.Q. Yan, D.G. Mandrus, D.H. Cobden, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    2D Materials, Vol.4(2), 025024:1-6, 2017
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  • 78 Switchable valley functionalities of an n  −  n-  −  n junction in 2D crystals
    M.W.Y. Tu, W. Yao
    2D Materials, Vol.4(2), 025109:1-14, 2017
  • 79 Unusual Exciton–Phonon Interactions at van der Waals Engineered Interfaces
    C.M. Chow, H.Y. Yu, A.M. Jones, J.Q. Yan, D.G. Mandrus, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Nano Letters, Vol.17(2), 1194-1199, 2017
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  • 80 Interlayer Exciton Optoelectronics in a 2D Heterostructure p–n Junction
    J.S. Ross, P. Rivera, J.R. Schaibley, E. Lee-Wong, H.Y. Yu, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, J.Q. Yan, D.G. Mandrus, D.H. Cobden, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Nano Letters, Vol.17(2), 638-643, 2017
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