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Valleytronics

Magnetization without polarization

Nature Materials volume 16, pages 876877 (2017) | Download Citation

A pure electrical generation of magnetization through electrons' valley magnetic moment has been observed in a strained two-dimensional semiconductor.

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  1. Hongyi Yu and Wang Yao are in the Department of Physics and at the Center of Theoretical and Computational Physics, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

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