Surface and electronic structure of epitaxial PtLuSb (001) thin films

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title = "Surface and electronic structure of epitaxial PtLuSb (001) thin films",
abstract = "The surface and electronic structure of single crystal thin films of PtLuSb (001) grown by molecular beam epitaxy were studied. Scanning tunneling spectroscopy (STS), photoemission spectroscopy, and temperature dependent Hall measurements of PtLuSb thin films are consistent with a zero-gap semiconductor or semi-metal. STS and photoemission measurements show a decrease in density of states approaching the Fermi level for both valence and conduction bands as well as a slight shift of the Fermi level position into the valence band. Temperature dependent Hall measurements also corroborate the Fermi level position by measurement of p-type carriers. (C) 2014 AIP Publishing LLC.",
author = "Patel, {Sahil J.} and Kawasaki, {Jason K.} and John Logan and Schultz, {Brian D.} and Johan Adell and Balasubramanian Thiagarajan and Anders Mikkelsen and Palmstrom, {Chris J.}",
year = "2014",
doi = "10.1063/1.4879475",
language = "English",
volume = "104",
journal = "Applied Physics Letters",
issn = "0003-6951",
publisher = "American Institute of Physics (AIP)",
number = "20",