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The Magnetism and Transport Properties of Bare and Hydrogenated Borophene Nanoribbons

  • Junchao Jin
  • Zhiyong WangEmail author
  • Xueqiong Dai
  • Mengqiu Long
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Abstract

In this paper, we have investigated the magnetism and transport properties of borophene nanoribbons by using the first-principles calculations based on density functional theory. It can be seen that the hydrogenated borophene nanoribbons are more stable than the bare borophene nanoribbons. The magnetism of borophene nanoribbon can be modulated by the edge’s hydrogenated. Interestingly, with regard to the hydrogenated armchair borophene nanoribbons, the current increases with the increase of bias voltage when V ≤ 1.0 V, and then the current decreases with the increase of bias voltage when V > 1.0 V, namely, it appears negative differential resistance effect. It is hoped that borophene may be useful for the design and application of spintronic devices.

Keywords

Borophene Density functional theory Magnetism Transport properties 

Notes

Funding Information

This study is financially supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 11564008), the Natural Science Foundation of Guangxi Province (Grant No. 2017GXNSFAA198195), and the Innovation Project of Guangxi Graduate Education (Grant No. YCSW2018160) and the Shanghai Supercomputer Center.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of ScienceGuilin University of TechnologyGuilinChina
  2. 2.Modern Education Technology CenterGuilin University of TechnologyGuilinChina
  3. 3.Hunan Key laboratory of Super Micro-structure and Ultrafast ProcessCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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