Publications

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  • Floquet topological transitions in a driven one-dimensional topological insulator
    V. Dal Lago, M. Atala, and L. E. F. Foa Torres
    arXiv:1506.03067 [cond-mat.mes-hall] (2015)
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  • Floquet interface states in illuminated three dimensional topological insulators
    H. L. Calvo, L. E. F. Foa Torres, P. M. Perez-Piskunow, C. A. Balseiro, and G. Usaj
    Physical Review B 91, 241404(R) (2015)
    [pdf] [publisher]

     


  • Hierarchy of Floquet gaps and edge states for driven honeycomb lattices
    P. M. Perez-Piskunow, L. E. F. Foa Torres, and G. Usaj
    Physical Review A 91, 043625 (2015)
    [pdf] [publisher]

     


  • Line defects and quantum Hall plateaus in graphene
    V. Dal Lago and L. E. F. Foa Torres
    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27, 145303 (2015)
    [pdf] [publisher]

     

     


  • Multiterminal Conductance of a Floquet Topological Insulator
    L. E. F. Foa Torres, P. M. Perez-Piskunow, C. A. Balseiro, G. Usaj
    Physical Review Letters, 113, 266801 (2014).
    [pdf] [publisher] [supplementary information]

     


  • Irradiated graphene as a tunable Floquet topological insulator
    G. Usaj, P. M. Perez-Piskunow, L. E. F. Foa Torres, and C. A. Balseiro
    Physical Review B 90, 115423 (2014)
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  • Floquet chiral edge states in graphene
    P. M. Perez-Piskunow, G. Usaj, C. A. Balseiro, and L. E. F. Foa Torres
    Physical Review B, 89, 121401(R) (2014).
    [pdf] [publisher] [supplementary information]

     


  • On the nature of defects in liquid-phase exfoliated graphene

    M. V. Bracamonte, G. I. Lacconi, S. Urreta, L. E. F. Foa Torres
    Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118, 15455 (2014)
    [publisher] [pdf]

     


  • [Book]
    Introduction to Graphene-Based Nanomaterials:
    From Electronic Structure to Quantum Transport
     
    L. E. F. Foa Torres, S. Roche, and J.-C. Charlier
    Cambridge University Press, UK (2014)
     
    [companion website] [publisher]

     

  • Single-parameter spin-pumping in driven metallic rings with spin-orbit coupling

    J. P. Ramos, L. E. F. Foa Torres, P. Orellana, V. M. Apel
    Journal of Applied Physics 115, 124507 (2014).
    [publisher]

  • Quantum charge pumping in graphene-based devices: When lattice defects do help

    L. H. Ingaramo and L. E. F. Foa Torres
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 123508 (2013).[pdf]
    arxiv: 1309.2192

     


  • Non-perturbative effects of laser illumination on the electrical properties of graphene nanoribbons

    H. L. Calvo, P. M. Perez-Piskunow, H. M. Pastawski, S. Roche, and L. E. F. Foa Torres
    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25 144202 (2013). Doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/25/14/144202 arxiv: 1301.6629

    [IOP Select] Invited article for the special section on “Ultrafast and nonlinear optics in carbon nanomaterials”. For more information on this article, see LabTalk.

  • On the possibility of observing laser-induced band gaps in graphene

    H. L. Calvo, H. M. Pastawski, Stephan Roche, and L. E. F. Foa Torres
    Invited Book Chapter for CRC Press (CMOS ET 2013): “Graphene, Carbon Nanotubes, and Nanostructures: Techniques and Applications”. http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/1466560568

  • Laser-induced effects on the electronic features of graphene nanoribbons

    Hernán L. Calvo, Pablo M. Perez-Piskunow, Stephan Roche, and Luis E. F. Foa Torres
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 253506 (2012). [pdf]

    Doi: 10.1063/1.4772496

    arxiv: 1212.0491

  • Radiation effects on the electronic structure of bilayer graphene

    Eric Suárez Morell, and Luis E. F. Foa Torres
    Phys. Rev. B 86, 125449 (2012). [pdf]
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.86.125449

     

     

  • Quantum Pumping in graphene ribbons/CNTs - non-adiabaticEnhancing single-parameter quantum charge pumping in carbon-based devices

    Luis E. F. Foa Torres, Hernán L. Calvo, Claudia G. Rocha, and G. Cuniberti
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 092102 (2011). [pdf]
    DOI: 10.1063/1.3630025

    arxiv: 1108.1927

  • Laser-induced band gaps in grapheneTuning laser-induced band gaps in graphene

    Hernán L. Calvo, Horacio M. Pastawski, Stephan Roche, and Luis E. F. Foa Torres
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 232103 (2011). [pdf]
    Doi:10.1063/1.3597412
    APL Research Highlights, June 2011; also in APL 50th Anniversary Editors’ Picks.
    [2nd most downloaded APL article June 2011]
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  • Transport response of carbon-based resonant cavities under time-dependent potential and magnetic fields
    C. G. Rocha, M. Pacheco, L. E. F. Foa Torres, G. Cuniberti, and A. Latgé
    EPL 94, 47002 (2011). [pdf]
    Doi:10.1209/0295-5075/94/47002

     

  • Modeling graphene-based nanoelectromechanical devices
    M. Poetschke, C. G. Rocha, L. E. F. Foa Torres, S. Roche and G. Cuniberti
    Physical Review B 81, 193404 (2010). [pdf]
    Doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.81.193404

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  • AC transport in graphene-based Fabry-Pérot devices

    AC transport in graphene-based Fabry-Pérot devices
    C. G. Rocha, L. E. F. Foa Torres and G. Cuniberti
    Physical Review B 81, 115435 (2010). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.81.115435

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  • AC transport in carbon-based devices: challenges and perspectives
    L. E. F. Foa Torres and G. Cuniberti
    C. R. Physique 10, 297 (2009). [pdf]
    special issue on carbon nanotubes, review article.
    Doi: 10.1016/j.crhy.2009.05.003
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  • Controlling the conductance and noise of driven carbon-based Fabry-Pérot devices
    L. E. F. Foa Torres and G. Cuniberti
    Applied Physics Letters 94, 222103 (2009). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1063/1.3147865
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  • Non-Equilibrium Energy Gaps in Carbon Nanotubes: Role of Phonon Symmetries
    L. E. F. Foa Torres, R. Avriller and S. Roche
    Physical Review B 78, 035412 (2008). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.78.035412

     

     

  • nanotube-interconnectsAn application of carbon nanotubes for integrated circuit interconnects
    J. C. Coiffic, L. E. F. Foa Torres, H. Le Poche, M. Fayolle, S. Roche and S. Maitrejean, S. Roualdes and A. Ayral
    Proceedings SPIE, Vol. 7037, 70370D (2008).
    Doi: 10.1117/12.799100

     

  • CNT interconnects to replace copperConduction regime in innovative carbon nanotubes via interconnects architectures
    J.C. Coiffic, M. Fayolle, S. Maitrejean, L. E. F. Foa Torres, and H. Le Poche
    Applied Physics Letters 91, 252107 (2007). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1063/1.2826274

     

  • Diameter dependent phonon-induced backscattering in semiconducting carbon nanotubes
    L. E. F. Foa Torres and S. Roche
    Physical Review B 75, 153402 (2007).
    Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.75.153402

  • Charge transport in carbon nanotubes: quantum effects of electron-phonon coupling
    S. Roche, Jie Jiang, L. E. F. Foa Torres and R. Saito
    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 19, 183203 (2007).
    Doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/19/18/1832032
    Invited Topical Review

  • Effects of Electron-Phonon Interaction on Transport through Carbon Nanotubes: Lifting of Degeneracies in Fock-space
    L.E.F. Foa Torres and S. Roche
    Published in Proceedings of “The 12th International Conference on Phonon Scattering in Condensed Matter”, Paris July 2007, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 92, 012057 (2007).
    Doi:10.1088/1742-6596/92/1/012057

  • Electron–phonon induced conductance gaps in carbon nanotubes
    L. E. F. Foa Torres and S. Roche
    Applied Physics A: Mater. Sci. Process. 86, 283 (2007). [pdf]
    Doi:10.1007/s00339-006-3760-4
    Special Issue “Advances in Atomic-Scale Understanding of Nanostructures”

  • Inelastic Quantum Transport and Peierls-Like Mechanism in Carbon Nanotubes
    L. E. F. Foa Torres and S. Roche
    Physical Review Letters 97, 076804 (2006). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.076804

  • Antiresonances as precursors of decoherence
    L. E. F. Foa Torres, H.M. Pastawski and E. Medina
    Europhysics Letters 73, 164 (2006). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1209/epl/i2005-10374-9
    Featured in the “Editorial Board Highlights of 2006″
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  • Mono-parametric quantum charge pumping: Interplay between spatial interference and photon-assisted tunneling
    L. E. F. Foa Torres
    Physical Review B, 72 245339 (2005). [pdf]
    Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.72.245339
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Publications for the period 2000-2004 on quantum transport and inelastic effects in model systems can be found here.

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