# Quasiparticle interference observation of the topologically nontrivial drumhead surface state in ZrSiTe

@article{Stuart2022QuasiparticleIO, title={Quasiparticle interference observation of the topologically nontrivial drumhead surface state in ZrSiTe}, author={Brandon Stuart and Seokhwan Choi and Jisun Kim and Lukas Muechler and Raquel Queiroz and Mohamed Oudah and Leslie M. Schoop and D Bonn and Sarah A. Burke}, journal={Physical Review B}, year={2022} }

Drumhead surface states that link together loops of nodal lines arise in Dirac nodal-line semimetals as a consequence of the topologically non-trivial band crossings. We used low-temperature scanning tunneling microscopy and Fourier-transformed scanning tunneling spectroscopy to investigate the quasiparticle interference (QPI) properties of ZrSiTe. Our results show two scattering signals across the drumhead state resolving the energy-momentum relationship through the occupied and unoccupied…

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Topological Semimetal driven by Strong Correlations and Crystalline Symmetry

- Physics
- 2021

Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rice Center for Quantum Materials, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, 01309 Dresden, Germany Donostia…

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