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Quantum materials

A new way to Weyl

Scientists have realized Weyl modes by exposing a topological insulator to large magnetic fields. Their effort enriches the toolbox to design, engineer and manipulate topological materials for physics research and materials applications.

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Fig. 1: The evolution of the bulk band structure in HfTe5 under an increasing magnetic field.


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Lu, Z., Ju, L. A new way to Weyl. Nat. Mater. 22, 408–409 (2023).

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