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Title: Optical Response of MoTe2 and WTe2 Weyl Semimetals: Distinguishing between Bulk and Surface Contributions

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 [1];  [2];  [3]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. Department of PhysicsUniversity of South FloridaTampa FL 33620 USA
  2. Nordita, Center for Quantum MaterialsKTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm UniversityRoslagstullsbacken 23 SE‐106 91 Stockholm Sweden
  3. Nordita, Center for Quantum MaterialsKTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm UniversityRoslagstullsbacken 23 SE‐106 91 Stockholm Sweden, Department of PhysicsUniversity of ConnecticutStorrs CT 06269 USA
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USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1595867
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DE‐FG02‐06ER46297
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Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Advanced Theory and Simulations
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Advanced Theory and Simulations; Journal ID: ISSN 2513-0390
Publisher:
Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
Germany
Language:
English

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Popescu, Adrian, Pertsova, Anna, Balatsky, Alexander V., and Woods, Lilia M. Optical Response of MoTe2 and WTe2 Weyl Semimetals: Distinguishing between Bulk and Surface Contributions. Germany: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1002/adts.201900247.
Popescu, Adrian, Pertsova, Anna, Balatsky, Alexander V., & Woods, Lilia M. Optical Response of MoTe2 and WTe2 Weyl Semimetals: Distinguishing between Bulk and Surface Contributions. Germany. doi:10.1002/adts.201900247.
Popescu, Adrian, Pertsova, Anna, Balatsky, Alexander V., and Woods, Lilia M. Wed . "Optical Response of MoTe2 and WTe2 Weyl Semimetals: Distinguishing between Bulk and Surface Contributions". Germany. doi:10.1002/adts.201900247.
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