Publications

  1. Renjing Zheng, Alireza Khanaki, Hao Tian, Yanwei He, Yongtao Cui, Zhongguang Xu, and Jianlin Liu
    “Precipitation growth of graphene under exfoliated hexagonal boron nitride to form heterostructures on cobalt substrate by molecular beam epitaxy”
    Applied Physics Letter 111, 011903 (2017).

Work done before joining UCR

  1. S. R. Johnston, Y. Yang, Y.-T. Cui, E. Y. Ma, T. Kämpfe, L. M. Eng, J. Zhou, Y.-F. Chen, M.-H. Lu, Z.-X.Shen

    “Measurement of surface acoustic wave resonances in ferroelectric domains by microwave microscopy”
    Journal of Applied Physics 122, 074101 (2017).

  1. Y.-T. Cui, B. Wen, E. Y. Ma, G. Diankov, Z. Han, F. Amet, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, D. Goldhaber-Gordon, C. R. Dean, and Z.-X. Shen

    “Unconventional Correlation between Quantum Hall Transport Quantization and Bulk State Filling in Gated Graphene Devices”
    Physical Review Letters 117, 186601 (2016).

  1. Z. Wei, E. Y. Ma, Y.-T. Cui, S. Johnston, Y. Yang, K. Agarwal, M. A. Kelly, Z.-X. Shen, and X. Chen
    “Quantitative analysis of effective height of probes in microwave impedance microscopy”
    Review of Scientific Instruments 87, 094701 (2016).
  1. Y.-T. Cui, E. Y. Ma, and Z.-X. Shen
    “Quartz tuning fork based microwave impedance microscopy”
    Review of Scientific Instruments 87, 063711 (2016).
  1. Z. Wei, Y.-T. Cui, E. Y. Ma, S. Johnston, Y. Yang, R. Chen, M. A. Kelly, Z.-X. Shen, and X. Chen
    “Quantitative Theory for Probe-Sample Interaction with Inhomogeneous Perturbation in Near-Field Scanning Microwave Microscopy”
    IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques 64, 1402 (2016).
  1. W. Kundhikanjana, Z. Sheng, Y. Yang, K. Lai, E. Y. Ma, Y.-T. Cui, M. A. Kelly, M. Nakamura, M. Kawasaki, Y. Tokura, Q. Tang, K. Zhang, X. Li, and Z.-X. Shen
    “Direct Imaging of Dynamic Glassy Behavior in a Strained Manganite Film.”
    Physical Review Letters 116, 019904 (2016).
  1. E. Y. Ma*, Y.-T. Cui*, K. Ueda*, S. Tang, K. Chen, N. Tamura, P. M. Wu, J. Fujioka, Y. Tokura, Z.-X. Shen
    “Mobile metallic domain walls in an all-in-all-out magnetic insulator”
    Science 350, 538 (2015). (* Equal contribution)
  1. E. Y. Ma, M. R. Calvo, J. Wang, B. Lian, M. Mühlbauer, C. Brüne, Y.-T. Cui, K. Lai, W. Kundhikanjana, Y. Yang, M. Baenninger, M. König, C. Ames, H. Buhmann, P. Leubner, L. W. Molenkamp, S.-C. Zhang, D. Goldhaber-Gordon, M. A. Kelly & Z.-X. Shen
    “Unexpected edge conduction in HgTe quantum wells under broken time-reversal symmetry.”
    Nature Communications 6, 7252 (2015).
  1. Y.-T. Cui, R. G. Moore, A.-M. Zhang, Y. Tian, J. J. Lee, F. T. Schmitt, W.-H. Zhang, W. Li, M. Yi, Z.-K. Liu, M. Hashimoto, Y. Zhang, D.-H. Lu, T. P. Devereaux, L. Wang, X.-C. Ma, Q.-M. Zhang, Q.-K. Xue, D.-H. Lee, Z.-X. Shen
    “Interface Ferroelectric Transition near the Gap Opening Temperature in Single Unit Cell FeSe Film Grown on Nb-doped SrTiO3 Substrate.”
    Physical Review Letters 114, 037002 (2015).
  1. J. J. Lee, F. T. Schmitt, R. G. Moore, S. Johnston, Y.-T. Cui, W. Li, M. Yi, Z. K. Liu, M. Hashimoto, Y. Zhang, D. H. Lu, T. P. Devereaux, D.-H. Lee, and Z.-X. Shen
    “Interfacial mode coupling as the origin of the enhancement of Tc in FeSe films on SrTiO3”
    Nature 515, 245 (2014).
  1. Y. Yang, E. Y. Ma, Y.-T. Cui, A. Haemmerli, K. Lai, W. Kundhikanjana, N. Harjee, B. L. Pruitt, M. Kelly, Z.-X. Shen
    “Shielded piezoresistive cantilever probes for nanoscale topography and electrical imaging.”
    Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 24, 045026 (2014).
  1. Y. Zhang, T.-R. Chang, B. Zhou, Y.-T. Cui, H. Yan, Z. Liu, F. Schmitt, J. Lee, R. Moore, Y. Chen, H. Lin, H.-T. Jeng, S.-K. Mo, Z. Hussain, A. Bansil, Z.-X. Shen
    “Direct observation of the transition from indirect to direct bandgap in atomically thin epitaxial MoSe2.”
    Nature Nanotechnology 9, 111 (2014).
  1. M. Yi, D. H. Lu, R. Yu, S. C. Riggs, J.-H. Chu, B. Lv, Z. K. Liu, M. Lu, Y.-T. Cui, M. Hashimoto, S.-K. Mo, Z. Hussain, C. W. Chu, I. R. Fisher, Q. Si, Z.-X. Shen
    “Observation of Temperature-Induced Crossover to an Orbital-Selective Mott Phase in AxFe2-ySe2 (A=K, Rb) Superconductors.”
    Physical Review Letters 110, 067003 (2013).
  1. L. Xue, C. Wang, Y.-T. Cui, J. A. Katine, R. A. Buhrman, D. C. Ralph
    “Network Analyzer Measurements of Spin Transfer Torques in Magnetic Tunnel Junctions.”
    Applied Physics Letters 101, 022417 (2012).
  1. L. Xue, C. Wang, Y.-T. Cui, L. Liu, A. Swander, J. Z. Sun, R. A. Buhrman, D. C. Ralph,
    “Resonance measurement of nonlocal spin torque in a 3-terminal magnetic device.”
    Physical Review Letters 108, 147201 (2012).
  1. D. C. Ralph, Y.-T. Cui, L. Q. Liu, T. Moriyama, C. Wang, and R. A. Buhrman,
    “Spin-transfer torque in nanoscale magnetic devices.”
    Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 369, 3617 (2011). Invited paper.
  1. L. Xue, C. Wang, Y.-T. Cui, J. A. Katine, R. A. Buhrman, and D. C. Ralph,
    “Conditions for microwave amplification due to spin-torque dynamics in magnetic tunnel junctions.”
    Applied Physics Letter 99, 022505 (2011).
  1. C. Wang, Y.-T. Cui, J. A. Katine, R. A. Buhrman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Time-resolved measurement of spin-transfer-driven ferromagnetic resonance and spin torque in magnetic tunnel junctions.”
    Nature Physics 7, 496 (2011).
  1. Y.-T. Cui, G. Finocchio, C. Wang, J. A. Katine, R. A. Buhrman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Single-shot time-domain studies of spin-torque-driven switching in magnetic tunnel junctions.”
    Physical Review Letters 104, 097201 (2010). Selected as a Viewpoint in Physics.
  1. C. Wang, Y.-T. Cui, J. Z. Sun, J. A. Katine, R. A. Burhman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Sensitivity of spin-torque diodes for frequency-tunable resonant microwave detection.”
    Journal of Applied Physics 106, 053905 (2009).
  1. C. Wang, Y.-T. Cui, J. Z. Sun, J. A. Katine, R. A. Burhman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Bias and angular dependence of spin-transfer torque in magnetic tunnel junctions.”
    Physical Review B 79, 224416 (2009).
  1. Y.-T. Cui, J. C. Sankey, C. Wang, K. V. Thadani, Z.-P. Li, R. A. Buhrman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Resonant spin-transfer-driven switching of magnetic devices assisted by microwave current pulses.”
    Physical Review B 77, 214440 (2008). Selected as an Editor’s Suggestion.
  1. K. V. Thadani, G. Finocchio, Z.-P. Li, O. Ozatay, J. C. Sankey, I. N. Krivorotov, Y.-T. Cui, R. A. Buhrman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Strong linewidth variation for spin-torque nano-oscillators as a function of in-plane magnetic field angle.”
    Physical Review B 78, 024409 (2008). Selected as an Editor’s Suggestion.
  1. J. C. Sankey, Y.-T. Cui, J. Z. Sun, J. C. Slonczewski, R. A. Buhrman, and D. C. Ralph
    “Measurement of the spin-transfer-torque vector in magnetic tunnel junctions.”
    Nature Physics 4, 67 (2008).