Three-Dimensional Topological Insulators

  • Shun-Qing ShenEmail author
Part of the Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences book series (SSSOL, volume 187)


Three-dimensional topological insulators are characterized by surrounding surface states in which electrons are well described as two-dimensional Dirac fermions. A series of materials have been identified as topological insulators after being theoretically predicted.


Topological Insulators Single Dirac Cone Structure Inversion Asymmetry Weak Antilocalization Half Quantization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsThe University of Hong KongHong KongChina

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