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Unoccupied electronic structure and signatures of topological Fermi arcs in the Weyl semimetal candidate Mo$_x$W$_{1-x}$Te$_2$

  title={Unoccupied electronic structure and signatures of topological Fermi arcs in the Weyl semimetal candidate Mo\$\_x\$W\$\_\{1-x\}\$Te\$\_2\$},
  author={Ilya Belopolski and Su-Yang Xu and Yukiaki Ishida and Xingchen Pan and Peng Yu and D. Sevilla Sanchez and Madhab Neupane and Nasser Alidoust and Guoqing Chang and Tay-Rong Chang and Yun Yi Wu and Guang Bian and Hao Zheng and Shin-Ming Huang and Chi-Cheng Lee and Daixiang Mou and Lunan Huang and You Song and Baigeng Wang and Guanghou Wang and Yao-Wen Yeh and Nan Yao and Julien E. Rault and Patrick Lef{\`e}vre and Franccois Bertran and Horng-Tay Jeng and Takeshi Kondo and Adam Kaminski and Hsin Lin and Zheng Liu and Fengqi Song and Shik Shin and M Zahid Hasan},
  journal={arXiv: Materials Science},
Weyl semimetals have sparked intense research interest, but experimental work has been limited to the TaAs family of compounds. Recently, a number of theoretical works have predicted that compounds in the Mo$_x$W$_{1-x}$Te$_2$ series are Weyl semimetals. Such proposals are particularly exciting because Mo$_x$W$_{1-x}$Te$_2$ has a quasi two-dimensional crystal structure well-suited to many transport experiments, while WTe$_2$ and MoTe$_2$ have already been the subject of numerous proposals for… Expand
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