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Phonon Anharmonicities in Graphite and Graphene
Nicola Bonini, Michele Lazzeri, Nicola Marzari, and Francesco Mauri
Phys. Rev. Letters, 99 176802 (2007)
Presented by Jia-An Yan



Temperature Dependence of the Raman Spectra of Graphene and Graphene Multilayers
Hibino, H. Kageshima, F. Maeda, M. Nagase, Y. Kobayashi, and H. Yamaguchi
11/06/2007 Article
Presented by Joanna Hass



Microscopic thickness determination of thin graphite films formed on SiC from quantized oscillation in reflectivity of low-energy electrons
I. Calizo,† A. A. Balandin,*,† W. Bao,‡ F. Miao,‡ and C. N. Lau‡
Nano Letters, Vol. 7 No. 9, 2007
Presented by Kristin Sheppard



Morphology of graphene thin film growth on SiC(0001)
Taisuke Ohta, Farid El Gabaly, Aaron Bostwick, Jessica McChesney, Konstantin V. Emtsev, Andreas K. Schmid, Thomas Seyller, Karsten Horn, Eli Rotenberg
10/23/2007 Article
Presented by Mike Sprinkle



Epitaxially-grown graphite on silicon carbide, pyrolitic graphite and graphene: a Raman scattering study
C. Faugeras, A. Nerriere, M. Potemski, A. Mahmood, E. Dujardin, C. Berger, W.A. deHeer
10/1/2007 Article
Presented by Fan Ming



Electric field effect tuning of electron-phonon coupling in graphene
Yan, Yuanbo Zhang, Phillip Kim, Aaron Pinczuk
Phys. Rev. Lett., 98 166802 (2007)
Presented by Nikhil Sharma



Substrate-induced band gap opening in epitaxial graphene
S.Y. Zhou, G.-H. Gweon, A.V. Fedorov, P.N. First, W.A. de Heer, D.-H. Lee, F. Guinea, A.H. Castro Neto, A. Lanzara
Nature Materials Oct. (2007)
9/18/2007 Article
Presented by Lee Miller



Electronic spin transport and spin precession in single graphene layers at room temperature
Nikolaos Tombros, Csaba Jozsa, Mihaita Popinciuc, Harry T. Jonkman & Bart J. van Wees
Nature (2007) 571
Presented by Chris Malec



Chemical vapor deposition of thin graphite films of nanometer thickness
A. N. Obraztov, E.A. Obraztova, A.V. Tyurnina and A.A. Zolotukhin
Carbon (2007) 2017
Presented by Kristin Sheppard



Ab Initio Study of Graphene on SiC
A. Mattausch and O. Pankratov
99 Phys. Rev. Lett. (2007) 076802
Presented by Joanna Hass



Rotational stacking and its electronic effects on graphene films grown on 4H-SiC(000-1)
J. Hass, F. Varchon, J.E. Millan-Otoya, M. Sprinkle, W.A. deHeer, C. Berger, P.N. First, L. Maguad, E.H. Conrad
Phys. Rev. Lett. (July07)
7/13/2007 Article
Presented by Jorge Millan



Luttinger-liquid behaviour in carbon nanotubes
M. Bockrath, D.H. Cobden, J. Lu, A.G. Rinzler, R.E. Smalley, L. Balents, & P.L. McEuen
397 Nature (1999) p. 598
Presented by Fan Ming



Electronic structure of epitaxial graphene layers on SiC: effect of the substrate
F. Varchon, R. Feng, J. Hass, X. Li, B. Ngoc Nguyen, C. Naud, P. Mallet, J.-Y. Veuillen, C. Berger, E.H. Conrad, L. Maguad
Phys. Rev. Lett. (July07)
7/19/2007 Article
Presented by Jorge Millan



Conductance Modeling for Graphene Nanoribbon Interconnects
Azad Naeemi and James D. Meindl
IEEE Electron Device Letters, VOL 28, NO. 5, MAY 2007 p.428-431
Presented by Mike Sprinkle



Transport Measurements Across a Tunable Potential Barrier in Graphene
B. Huard, J.A. Sulpizio, N. Stander, K. Todd, B. Yang, D.
Goldhaber-Gordon, Phys.
Presented by Kevin Kubista



Magnetospectroscopy of epitaxial few-layer graphene
M.L. Sadowski, G. Martinez, M. Potemski, C. Berger, W.A. de Heer
6/7/2007 Article
Presented by John Renshaw



Graphene bilayer with a twist: electronic structure
J.M.B. Lopes dos Santos, M.M.R. Peres, A.H. Castro Neto
5/31/2007 Article
Presented by Joanna Hass



High-Resolution Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Imaging of Mesoscopic Graphene Sheets on an Insulating Surface
Elena Stolyarova, Kwang Taeg Rim, Sunmin Ryu, Janina Maultzsch, Philip Kim, Louis E. Brus, Tony F. Heinz, Mark S. Hybertsen, George W. Flynn (accepted by PNAS)
5/24/2007 Article
Presented by Kristin Sheppard



Energy Band Gap Engineering of Graphene Nanoribbons
M.Y. Han, B. Ozyimaz, Y. Zhang, P. Kim, (submitted)
5/17/2007 Article
Presented by Kevin Kubista



The microscopic nature of localization in the quantum Hall effect
S. Ilani, J. Martin, E. Teitelbaum, H.H. Smet, D. Mahalu, V. Umansky, A. Yacoby, Nature, 427 (2004) 328
Presented by Mike Sprinkle



Experimental observation of the quantum Hall effect and Berry's phase in graphene
Y. Zhang, Y. Tan, H. Stormer, P. Kim, Nature, 438 (2005) 201
Presented by Chris Malec



The Focusing of Electron Flow and a Veselago Lens in Graphene p-n Junctions
V. Cheianov, V. Fal'ko, B. Altshuler, Science, 315 (2007) 1252
Presented by Nikhil Sharma



Ultrathin Epitaxial Graphite: 2D Electron Gas Properties and a Route Toward Graphene-based Nanoelectronics
C. Berger, Z. Song, T.Li, X. Li, A. Ogbazghi, R. Feng, Z. Dai, A. Marchenkov, E. Conrad, P. First, W. deHeer, J. Phys. Chem, 108 (2004) 19912
Presented by Lee Miller



Controlling the Electronic Structure of Bilayer Graphene
T. Ohta, A. Bostwick, T. Seyller, K. Horn, E. Rotenburg, Science, 313 (2006) 951
Presented by Joanna Hass



Nano-structured oriented carbon films grown by PLD and CVD methods
E. Cappelli, et al., Applied Physics A, 2004, 79, 2063
Presented by Kristin Sheppard



Coherent transport of electron spin in a ferromagnetically contacted carbon nanotube
K. Tsukagoshi, et al., Nature, 1999, 401, 572
Presented by Hank Wu



Raman Spectrum of Graphene and Graphene Layers
A.C. Ferrari, et al., Phys Rev Let, 2006, 97, 187401
Presented by Mike Sprinkle



Formation of self-aligned carbon nanotube films by surface decomposition of silicon carbide
M. Kusunoki, et al., Philosophical Magazine Letters, 1999, 79-4, 153
Presented by Xuebin Li



Solid-state decomposition of silicon carbide for growing ultra-thin heteroepitaxial graphite films
A. Charrier, et al., J. Appl. Phys., 92, 2479
Presented by Nikhil Sharma



Solid-state graphitization mechanisims of silicon carbide 6H-SiC polar faces
Applied Surface Science Volume 162(2000) pp.406-412
11/06/2006 Article
Presented by Joanna Hass



Strong Suppression of Weak Localization in Graphene
Phys.Rev.Let. 97, 016801 (2006)
10/9/2006 Article
Presented by XiaoSong (Hank) Wu



The Chemisorption of Coronene on Si(001)-2X1
Journal of Chemical Physics, Volume 124, Starting Page 054701
9/25/2006 Article
Presented by Kristin Sheppard



Molecule Corrals as Templates for the Formation of Metal and Silicon Nanostructures†
J. Phys. Chem. B 2001, 105, 3972-3980
9/25/2006 Article
Presented by Nikhil Sharma



Synthesis and characterization of atomically-thin graphite films on a silicon carbide substrate
arXiv:cond-mat/0512226 v2 2 Oct 2006
9/18/2006 Article
Presented by Joanna Hass


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