FENG Yuan Ping

PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA (1987)

Office : S13-03-11  |  Tel : (65) 6516 2960
Email : phyfyp@nus.edu.sg

Current Research

Computational Materials Physics, focusing on first-principles studies of

  • Physics and applications of advanced materials,
  • Materials and devices for spintronics,
  • Two-dimensional materials &
  • Materials prediction using genomic approach.

Spin-dependent transport in zigzag graphene nanoribbon. The spin-polarization and direction of electric current in the graphene nanoribbon can be controlled by magnetization of electrodes and bias voltage, allowing implementation of spin logic gates.

Selected Publications

  1. Q. Y. Wu, L. Shen, M. Yang, Y. Q. Cai, Z. G. Huang, and Y. P. Feng,., “Electronic and transport properties of phosphorene nanoribbons”, Phys. Rev. B 92 (3), 035436 (2015).

  2. L. Shen, M.G. Zeng, Y.H. Lu, M. Yang, and Y.P. Feng, “Simultaneous Magnetic and Charge Doping of Topological Insulators with Carbon”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 236803 2013).

  3. Y.W. Ma, Y.H. Lu, J.B. Yi, Y.P. Feng, T.S. Herng, X. Liu, D.Q. Gao, D.S. Xue, J.M. Xue, J.Y. Ouyang, and J. Ding, “Room temperature ferromagnetism in Teflon due to carbon dangling bonds”, Nat. Commun. 3, 727 (2012).

  4. M.G. Zeng, L. Shen, H. Su, C. Zhang, and Y.P. Feng, “Graphene-based spin logic gates”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 092110 (2011).

  5. H. Pan, J. Yi, L. Shen, R. Wu, J.H. Yang, J.Y. Lin, Y.P. Feng, J. Ding, L.H. Van, and J.H. Yin, “Room-temperature ferromagnetism in carbon-doped ZnO”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 127201 (2007).

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