Spin Hall and inverse spin galvanic effects in graphene with strong interfacial spin-orbit coupling: A quasi-classical Green's function approach

  title={Spin Hall and inverse spin galvanic effects in graphene with strong interfacial spin-orbit coupling: A quasi-classical Green's function approach},
  author={C. Monaco and Aires Ferreira and Roberto Raimondi},
  journal={Physical Review Research},
van der Waals heterostructures assembled from atomically thin crystals are ideal model systems to study spin-orbital coupled transport because they exhibit a strong interplay between spin, lattice and valley degrees of freedom that can be manipulated by strain, electric bias and proximity effects. The recently predicted spin-helical regime in graphene on transition metal dichalcogenides, in which spin and pseudospin degrees of freedom are locked together [M. Offidani et al . Phys. Rev. Lett… 

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