Commensurate and incommensurate double moire interference in graphene encapsulated by hexagonal boron nitride

  title={Commensurate and incommensurate double moire interference in graphene encapsulated by hexagonal boron nitride},
  author={Nicolas Leconte and Jeil Jung},
  journal={arXiv: Mesoscale and Nanoscale Physics},
  • N. Leconte, Jeil Jung
  • Published 31 December 2019
  • Materials Science, Physics
  • arXiv: Mesoscale and Nanoscale Physics
Interference of double moire patterns of graphene (G) encapsulated by hexagonal boron nitride (BN) can alter the electronic structure features near the primary/secondary Dirac points and the electron-hole symmetry introduced by a single G/BN moire pattern depending on the relative stacking arrangements of the top/bottom BN layers. We show that strong interference effects are found in nearly aligned BN/G/BN and BN/G/NB and obtain the evolution of the associated density of states as a function of… 
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