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Crystal Structure and Chemistry of Topological Insulators

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Crystal Structure and Chemistry of Topological Insulators
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 47

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Topological surface states, a new kind of electronic state of matter, have recently been observed on the cleaved surfaces of crystals of a handful of small band gap semiconductors. The goals of this review are to briefly introduce the physics of topological insulators to a chemical audience and to describe the chemistry, defect chemistry, and crystal structures of the compounds in this emergent field.

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