Tunable spin-valley coupling in layered polar Dirac metals

  title={Tunable spin-valley coupling in layered polar Dirac metals},
  author={Masaki Kondo and Masayuki Ochi and Tatsuhiro Kojima and Ryosuke Kurihara and D Sekine and Masakazu Matsubara and Atsushi Miyake and Masashi Tokunaga and Kazuhiko Kuroki and Hiroshi Murakawa and N. Hanasaki and Hideaki Sakai},
  journal={Communications Materials},
In non-centrosymmetric metals, spin-orbit coupling induces momentum-dependent spin polarization at the Fermi surfaces. This is exemplified by the valley-contrasting spin polarization in monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides with in-plane inversion asymmetry. However, the valley configuration of massive Dirac fermions in transition metal dichalcogenides is fixed by the graphene-like structure, which limits the variety of spin-valley coupling. Here, we show that the layered polar metal… 
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High-field Studies on Layered Magnetic and Polar Dirac Metals: Novel Quantum Transport Phenomena Coupled with Spin-valley Degrees of Freedom

  • H. Sakai
  • Physics
    Journal of the Physical Society of Japan
  • 2022
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