Strain Tuning of the Excitons of Monolayer WSe2

Last updated 21st Nov 2017
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A pinboard by Ozgur Burak Aslan

Postdoc, Stanford University


Mechanically distorting the atomically thin WSe2 to probe its optical and electronic properties .

Imagine that you are holding a piece of paper with some text on it. If the text is too small or if the paper is slightly wrinkled, you may not be able to read the text. Therefore, you can stretch t...