The study of Spin-Valley coupling in 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenides


Grant Data
Project Title
The study of Spin-Valley coupling in 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
Principal Investigator
Professor Cui, Xiaodong   (Principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2015-08-30
Completion Date
2018-08-29
Amount
501255
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
spin-orbit coupling, spin-valley coupling, spintronics, 2d materials, dichalcogenides
Discipline
Physics
Panel
Physical Sciences (P)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17300415
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2 To experimentally study the interplay of spin and valley degrees of freedom in 2D TMDCs. 3 To explore the potential applications of 2D TMDCs in spintronics, particularly in non-magnetic semiconductor based spintronics.