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Role of Spin-Orbit Interaction and Berry's Phase in Aharonov-Bohm Oscillations

By Jeng-Bang (Tony) Yau

IBM

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In this thesis we report the results of study on the role of spin-orbit (SO) interaction in Aharonov-Bohm (A-B) oscillations measured in (311)A GaAs two-dimensional (2D) holes, and the observed novel structures in the Fourier transform (FT) spectra of the A-B oscillations, which we interpret as manifestation of Berry's phase and interference of spin states.

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http://prola.aps.org/abstract/PRL/v88/i14/e146801

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  • Jeng-Bang (Tony) Yau (2009), "Role of Spin-Orbit Interaction and Berry's Phase in Aharonov-Bohm Oscillations," http://nanohub.org/resources/6435.

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