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Quantum emitter formation in carbon-doped monolayer hexagonal boron nitride

  title={Quantum emitter formation in carbon-doped monolayer hexagonal boron nitride},
  author={Hongwei Liu and Noah Mendelson and Irfan Haider Abidi and Shaobo Li and Zhenjing Liu and Yuting Cai and Kenan Zhang and Jiawen You and Mohsen Tamtaji and Hoilun Wong and Yao Ding and Guojie Chen and Igor Aharonovich and Zhengtang Luo},
Single photon emitters (SPEs) in hexagonal boron nitride (hBN) are promising candidates for quantum light generation. Despite this, techniques to control the formation of hBN SPEs down to the monolayer limit are yet to be demonstrated. Recent experimental and theoretical investigations have suggested that the visible wavelength single photon emitters in hBN originate from carbon-related defects. Here we demonstrate a simple strategy for controlling SPE creation during the chemical vapor… 

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