Prof. Yulin Chen was invited for a talk on "Exploring Topological Electronic Structures in
Our recent work on the discovery of 3D topological Dirac semimetal was selected for
Science Express (2014) and was
reported by Nature
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory report,
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory report, and
Yulin Chen was awarded the
Outstanding Young Research Award (Macronix Prize) 2012!
Nature Chem. 4, 281-286 (2012) is selected as
Research Highlight in Nature Photonics, which shows that topological insulators
could be used as transparent flexible electrodes for next-generation optoelectronics
operating in the near-infrared regime.
Physics, 7, 175 (2012) Cover story. A review on the study of the electronic
structure of topological insulators by photoemission spectroscopy.
Nature Nanotechnology, 6, 705 (2011)
observe a clear ambipolar gating effect in
(Bi xSb 1-x) 2Te 3 nanoplate field-effect
transistor devices. The manipulation of carrier type and density in topological insulator
nanostructures demonstrated here paves the way for the implementation of topological
insulators in nanoelectronics and spintronics.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 105,
266401 (2010) Cover on PRL. A new family (III-V-VI 2) of 3D topological
insulators was discovered.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 016401
(2010) Cover on PRL. STM Imaging of electronic waves on the surface of
Bi 2Te 3.
Science, 329, 659 (2010) is
Perspective of Nature Physics in the same issue and reported in
SLAC Today. The state of insulating massive Dirac fermion was realized for the
Yulin Chen was awarded the William E. and
Diane M. Spicer Young Investigator
Science, 325,178 (2009) discoverd
the single Dirac cone in topological insulator Bi 2Te 3 and realized
bulk insulating by doping. This work attracts great interestes, which was interviewed by ABC,
reported in ScienceDaily
and selected as the cover of Physics Today.