Xia Hong

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Xia Hong is a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She received a B.S. degree from Peking University and Ph.D. from Yale University. Between 2006 and 2010, she worked as a postdoctoral scholar at Pennsylvania State University. She is the recipient of the National Science Foundation’s CAREER Award (2012) and the Department of Energy’s Early Career Award (2016). Her research focuses on emergent quantum phenomena in 2D van der Waals materials and complex oxide interfaces and nanostructures. For more information about her research please visit http://physics.unl.edu/~xhong.


Imaging an Elusive Electronic Transition in Graphene

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