Özyilmaz, BARBAROSPhD, New York University, USA (2004)
Fundamental studies of spin, charge and phonon transport in graphene, phosphorene and 2D van der Waals heterostructures.
Semiconductor device application of graphene and other 2D crystals , e.g. Ferroelectric-graphene non-volatile memory, Black phosphorus effect transistor.
Graphene based biomedical applications: cellular force sensing, stem cell differentiation and growth.
Energy storage applications of nano-porous graphene and its derivatives, e.g. Supercapacitors.
From left: Graphene-ferroelectric hybrid structures as Indium Tin Oxide replacement. SEM of a graphene based spintronics device. False colour SEM of a suspended graphene for thermal transport measurements.
Controlling many-body states by the electric field effect in a two-dimensional material; Li, L. J., O'Farrell, E. C. T., Loh, K. P., Eda, G., Ozyilmaz, B., and Castro Neto, A. H., Nature (Dec 2015).
Transport properties of pristine few-layer black phosphorus by van der Waals passivation in inert atmosphere; Doganov, R. A., O’Farrell, E. C. T., Koenig, S. P., Yeo, Y., Ziletti, A., Carvalho, A., Campbell, D. K., Coker, D. F., Watanabe, K., Taniguchi, T., Castro Neto, A. H., and Özyilmaz, B., Nature Comms., 6: 6647 (Apr 2015).
Colossal Enhancement of Spin-Orbit Coupling in Weakly Hydrogenated Graphene; Balakrishnan, J., Koon, G. K. W., Jaiswal, M., Castro Neto, A. H., Özyilmaz, B., Nature Physics 9, pp 284–287 (May 2013).
T.R. Nayak, H. Andersen, V.S. Makam, C. Khaw, S. Bae, X. Xu, P.-L.R. Ee, J.-H. Ahn, B.H. Hong, G. Pastorin, and B. Özyilmaz, “Graphene for Controlled and Accelerated Osteogenic Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells”, ACS Nano 5, 4670 (2011).
Y. Zheng, G. Ni, C.T. Toh, C.-Y. Tan, K. Yao, and B. Öezyilmaz, “Graphene Field Effect Transistor with Ferroelectric Gating”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 166602 (2010).
S. Bae, H. Kim, Y. Lee, X. Xu, J.-S. Park, Y. Zheng, J.Balakrishnan, T. Lei, H.R. Kim, Y.I. Song, Y.-J. Kim, K.S. Kim, B. Özyilmaz, J.-H. Ahn, B.H. Hong, and S. Iijima, “Roll-toroll production of 30-inch graphene films for transparent electrodes”, Nat. Nanotechnol. 5, 574 (2010).