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Ambient light alters refraction in 2D material

04.09.2020

Image: A bunch of stars, left and right the same number. The right star cluster receives light from above; Copyright: Weijian Li/Rice University

Atoms in the crystal lattice of tantalum disulfide arrange themselves into six-pointed stars that can be manipulated by light, according to Rice University researchers.