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Vilaplana Cerda, RI.; Gomis Hilario, O.; Manjón Herrera, FJ.; Segura, A.; Pérez-González, E.; Rodríguez-Hernández, P.; Muñoz, A.... (2011). High-pressure vibrational and optical study of Bi2Te3. Physical Review B. 84:104112-1-104112-13. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.84.104112

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Title: High-pressure vibrational and optical study of Bi2Te3
Author: Vilaplana Cerda, Rosario Isabel Gomis Hilario, Oscar Manjón Herrera, Francisco Javier Segura, A. Pérez-González, E. Rodríguez-Hernández, P. Muñoz, A. González, J. Marín-Borrás, V. Muñoz-Sanjosé, V. Drasar, C. Kucek, V.
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Física Aplicada - Departament de Física Aplicada
Universitat Politècnica de València. Centro de Tecnologías Físicas: Acústica, Materiales y Astrofísica - Centre de Tecnologies Físiques: Acústica, Materials i Astrofísica
Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto de Diseño para la Fabricación y Producción Automatizada - Institut de Disseny per a la Fabricació i Producció Automatitzada
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We report an experimental and theoretical lattice dynamics study of bismuth telluride (Bi2Te3) up to 23 GPa together with an experimental and theoretical study of the optical absorption and reflection up to 10 GPa. The ...[+]
Subjects: Electronic topological transition , Initio molecular-dynamics , Total-Energy calculations , Augmented-wave method , Single dirac cone , Thermoelectric properties , Phase-transition , Bismuth telluride , Hydrostatic pressure , Basis-set
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Physical Review B. (issn: 1098-0121 ) (eissn: 1550-235X )
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.84.104112
American Physical Society
Publisher version: http://journals.aps.org/prb/pdf/10.1103/PhysRevB.84.104112
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info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MEC//CSD2007-00045/ES/MATERIA A ALTA PRESION/
This work has been done under financial support from Spanish MICINN under projects MAT2008-06873-C02-02, MAT2007-66129, Prometeo/2011-035, MAT2010-21270-C04-03/04, and CSD2007-00045 and supported by the Ministry of Education, ...[+]
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