Nonequilibrium thermodynamics of small systems

Nonequilibrium thermodynamics of small systems
C. Bustamante, J. Liphardt, and F. Ritort
Physics Today Jul 05

Electrons in graphene

Experiment:

Two-dimensional gas of massless Dirac fermions in graphene
K. S. Novoselov, A. K. Geim, S. V. Morozov, D. Jiang, M. I. Katsnelson, I. V. Grigorieva, S. V. Dubonos and A. A. Firsov
Nature Physics Nov 05

Experimental observation of the quantum Hall effect and Berry's phase in graphene
Yuanbo Zhang, Yan-Wen Tan, Horst L. Stormer and Philip Kim
Nature Physics Nov 05

Two-dimensional atomic crystals
K. S. Novoselov, D. Jiang, F. Schedin, T. J. Booth, V. V. Khotkevich, S. V. Morozov, and A. K. Geim
PNAS Jul 05

Two-dimensional electron and hole gases at the surface of graphite
S. V. Morozov, K. S. Novoselov, F. Schedin, D. Jiang, A. A. Firsov and A. K. Geim
PRB Nov 05

Electric Field Effect in Atomically Thin Carbon Films
K. S. Novoselov, A. K. Geim, S. V. Morozov, D. Jiang, Y. Zhang, S. V. Dubonos, I. V. Grigorieva, and A. A. Firsov
Science Oct 04

Fabrication and electric-field-dependent transport measurements of mesoscopic graphite devices
Yuanbo Zhang, Joshua P. Small, William V. Pontius, and Philip Kim
APL Feb 05

Electric Field Modulation of Galvanomagnetic Properties of Mesoscopic Graphite
Yuanbo Zhang, Joshua P. Small, Michael E. S. Amori, and Philip Kim
PRL May 05

Ultrathin Epitaxial Graphite: 2D Electron Gas Properties and a Route toward Graphene-based Nanoelectronics
Berger, C.; Song, Z.; Li, T.; Li, X.; Ogbazghi, A. Y.; Feng, R.; Dai, Z.; Marchenkov, A. N.; Conrad, E. H.; First, P. N.; de Heer, W. A.;
J Phys Chem B  Dec 04

Theory:

Manifestation of Berry's Phase in Metal Physics
G. P. Mikitik and Yu. V. Sharlai
PRL Mar 99

Berry's phase for energy bands in solids
J. Zak, PRL Jun 89

Quantal phase factors accompanying adiabatic changes
M.V. Berry, Proc Roy Soc, Jun 83

Semiclassical Theory of Magnetic Energy Levels and Magnetic Susceptibility of Bloch Electrons
L.M. Roth, PR May 66

Electronic Properties of Two-Dimensional Carbon
N. M. R. Peres, F. Guinea, and A. H. Castro Neto
cond-mat/0506709

Unconventional Integer Quantum Hall effect in graphene
V.P. Gusynin and S.G. Sharapov
cond-mat/0506575

Quantum Spin Hall Effect in Graphene
C.L. Kane, E.J. Mele
cond-mat/0411737

Magnetic oscillations in planar systems with the Dirac-like spectrum of quasiparticle excitations
S. G. Sharapov, V. P. Gusynin, and H. Beck
PRB Feb 04

Magnetic oscillations in planar systems with the Dirac-like spectrum of quasiparticle excitations. II. Transport properties
V. P. Gusynin and S. G. Sharapov
PRB Mar 05

Phase Analysis of Quantum Oscillations in Graphite
Igor A. Luk’yanchuk and Yakov Kopelevich
PRL Oct 04

Hall conductivity of a two-dimensional graphite system
Yisong Zheng and Tsuneya Ando
PRB Jun 02

Model for a Quantum Hall Effect without Landau Levels: Condensed-Matter Realization of the "Parity Anomaly"
F. D. M. Haldane
PRL Oct 88

 

Old stuff

 

Introduction Jan 9 General discussion
Carbon nanotube transistors Jan 16 Review by Dekker (2000); Review by McEuen, Park, Fuhrer (2002); High-bias conductance;   palladium metal   palladium semiconductors
Quantum dots; Coulomb blockade Jan 23 Physics Today article   Short theoretical review (Glazman)    
Point contacts; ALD Jan 30 Break junctions; Atomic layer deposition (Jiang Wei)
Quantum dot spectra Feb 6 Few-electron dots   Tube dots Mceuen and Dekker groups;  ShellsLiang1, Liang2
Charge pumping Feb 13 Perspective on pumping  The only experiment so far  Thouless�s original paper
Spivak�s extension  Quantized pumping in nanotubes
Scanned gate and EFM on tubes Feb 20 Room T - Bachtold   Low T - Woodside
Single molecules with leads Feb 27 Scientific American: Computing With Molecules     Benzene dithiol    C60   
Chromium   Divanadium   Redox    Some theory    C60 Kondo
Luttinger liquids Mar 5 LL in nanotubes: contacts    junctions    multi-wall   optical
Suspended nanotubes Mar 12 Nygard01; McEuen group: Minot03Minot04; Sazanova04; Dekker group: LeRoy05; Dai group: Cao1, Cao2; Cao3Mann05; Pop05; Schoenenberger group Babic03;
Chiral metal nanotubes Mar 19 Kane and Mele; Levitov
  Mar 26 Break - APS March meeting in Montreal
Switching noise and traps Apr 2 Random telegraph signals in MOSFETs; RTSs in nanotube devices
Nanotube optics Apr 9 Raman microscopy; fluorescence in suspension; fluorescence on substrates; electroluminescence;   photoconductivity
Mesoscopic fluctuations Apr 16 AJP Resource letter on mesocopics   Early paper on UCFs (Phys Rev B)
Quantum Hall fluctuations
Low temperature scanned probes Apr 23   Filaments around a quantum point contact
Nanotubes on AFM tips Apr 30 Multiwall tubes dipped in mercury   Tube tips   E-field alignment
Mesoscopic superconductivity May 7 Andreev bound states; supercond in nanowires; MgB2; Superconducting Kondo tube dots
Kondo effect May 14 Intro to Kondo effect   Kondo effect in nanotubes
Kondo in STM of magnetic impurities
Quantum noise May 21 Shot noise in a quantum chaotic cavity
Nanowires May 28 Semiconductor nanowire devices   Pb nanowires   Silica/silver nanocables  Ferroelectric nanowires   Nanowire chemical logic   Selenium   1D superlattices 1, 2, 3   Nanobelts
Drag Jun 4

 

Electrochemistry; wet gating  Jun 11   
Nanomechanics Jun 18  
Quantum Hall effect Jun 25