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Tight-binding description of graphene–BCN–graphene layered semiconductors

  • Mahsa Ebrahimi
  • Ashkan Horri
  • Majid SanaeepurEmail author
  • Mohammad Bagher Tavakoli
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Abstract

Based on density functional calculations, tight-binding models are proposed for few layers of three BCN allotropes sandwiched between two layers of graphene. The results pave the road toward investigation of the performance of novel nanoelectronic devices such as vertical tunneling field effect transistors and nanoscale sensors operating on the basis of quantum tunneling through these layered materials-based systems.

Keywords

BCN Graphene Boron nitride Tight-binding DFT 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering, Arak BranchIslamic Azad UniversityArākIran
  2. 2.Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringArak UniversityArākIran

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