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van der Waals heterostructures

Asymmetry in the magnetic neighbourhood

Transforming atomically thin materials by their magnetic neighbours reveals a surprising asymmetry that allows a versatile control of the valley degrees of freedom and band topology in van der Waals heterostructures.

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Zhou, T., Žutić, I. Asymmetry in the magnetic neighbourhood. Nat. Mater. 22, 284–285 (2023).

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