Zero-Energy States in Graphene Quantum Dot with Wedge Disclination

  title={Zero-Energy States in Graphene Quantum Dot with Wedge Disclination},
  author={Ahmed Bouhlal and Ahmed Jellal and Nurisya Mohd Shah},
  journal={SSRN Electronic Journal},
We investigate the effects of wedge disclination on charge carriers in circular graphene quantum dots subjected to a magnetic flux. Using the asymptotic solutions of the energy spectrum for large arguments, we approximate the scattering matrix elements, and then study the density of states. It is found that the density of states shows several resonance peaks under various conditions. In particular, it is shown that the wedge disclination is able to change the amplitude, width, and positions of… 



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