Selected publications

  1. “Coulomb engineering of the bandgap and excitons in 2D materials”

    A. Raja, A. Chaves, J. Yu, G. Arefe, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, T. C. Berkelbach,
    P. Nagler, C. Schüller, T. Korn, C. Nuckolls, J. Hone, L. E. Brus, T. F. Heinz,
    D. R. Reichman, and A. Chernikov, Nature Commun. 7, 15251 (2017)

  2. “Direct observation of ultrafast exciton formation in a monolayer of WSe2

    P. Steinleitner , P. Merkl, P. Nagler, J. Mornhinweg, C. Schüller, T. Korn,
    A. Chernikov, and R. Huber, Nano Lett. 17, 1455 (2017)

  3. “The role of electronic and phononic excitation in the optical response of monolayer WS2 after ultrafast excitation”

    C. Ruppert*, A. Chernikov*, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, and T. F. Heinz (*equal contributions), Nano Lett., 17, 644 (2017)

  4. “Excitonic linewidth and coherence lifetime in monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides”

    M. Selig, G. Berghäuser, A. Raja, P. Nagler, C. Schüller, T. F. Heinz, T. Korn,
    A. Chernikov, E. Malic, and A. Knorr, Nature Commun. 7, 13279 (2016)

  5. “Electrical tuning of the exciton binding energies in monolayer WS2

    A. Chernikov*, A. M. van der Zande*, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, A. Velauthapillai,
    J. C. Hone, and T. F. Heinz (*equal contributions), Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 126802 (2015)

  6. “Excitons in ultrathin organic-inorganic perovskite crystals”

    O. Yaffe*, A. Chernikov*, Z. Norman, Y. Zhong, A. Velauthapillai, A. M. van der Zande, J. Owen, and T. F. Heinz (*equal contributions), Phys. Rev. B, 92, 045414 (2015)

  7. “Population inverison and giant band gap renormalization in atomically thin layers WS2

    A. Chernikov*, C. Ruppert*, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, and T. F. Heinz (*equal contributions), Nature Photon., 9, 466 (2015)

  8. “Observation of excitonic Rydberg states in monolayer MoS2 and WS2 by photoluminescence excitation spectroscopy”

    H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, C. Roquelet, A. Chernikov, T. C. Berkelbach, D. R. Reichman, M. S. Hybertsen, L. Brus, and T. F. Heinz, Nano Lett., 15, 2992 (2015)

  9. “Exciton binding energy and nonhydrogenic Rydberg series in monolayer WS2

    A. Chernikov, T. C. Berkelbach, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, Y. Li, O. B. Aslan, D. R. Reichman, M. S. Hybertsen, and T. F. Heinz, Phys. Rev. Lett., 133, 076802 (2014).

  10. “Valley splitting and polarization by the Zeeman effect in monolayer MoSe2

    Y. Li, J. Ludwig, T. Low, A. Chernikov, X. Cui, G. Arefe, Y. D. Kim, A. M. van der Zande, A. F. Rigosi, H. M. Hill, S. K. Kim, J. Hone, Z. Li, D. Smirnov, and T. F. Heinz, Phys. Rev. Lett., 113, 266804 (2014).

  11. “Measurement of the optical dielectric function of monolayer transition-metal dichalcogenides: MoS2, MoSe2, WS2, and WSe2

    Y. Li, A. Chernikov, X. Zhang, A. Rigosi, H. M. Hill, A. M. van der Zande, D. A. Chenet, E.-M. Shih, and T. F. Heinz, Phys. Rev. B, 90, 205422 (2014).

  12. “Tailoring the electronic structure in bilayer molybdenum disulfide via interlayer twist”

    A. M. van der Zande, J. Kunstmann, A. Chernikov, D. A. Chenet, Y. You, X. Zhang, P. Y. Huang, T. C. Berkelbach, L. Wang, F. Zhang, M. S. Hybertsen, D. A. Muller, D. R. Reichman, T. F. Heinz, and J. C. Hone, Nano Lett., 14, 3869, (2014).

  13. “Multiphonon relaxation slows singlet fission in crystalline hexacene”

    E. Busby, T. C. Berkelbach, B. Kumar, A. Chernikov, Y. Zhong, H. Hlaing, X.-Y. Zhu, T. F. Heinz, M. S. Hybertsen, M. Y. Sfeir, D. R. Reichman, C. Nuckolls, and O. Yaffe, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 10654 (2014).