Small and Large Scale Granular Statics

Authors: C. Goldenberg and I. Goldhirsch http://arXiv.org/cond-mat/0308603 Recommended and a Commentary by R. P. Behringer, Duke University, Durham, NC.  | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Apr05_01)

Quantum criticality beyond the Landau-Ginsburg-Wilson paradigm

Authors: T. Senthil, L. Balents, S. Sachdev , A. Vishwanath, and M. P. A. Fisher http://arXiv.org/cond-mat/0312617 Physical Review B 70, 144407 (2004) Recommended and Commentary by Bertrand I. Halperin, Harvard University. | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Apr05_02)

Evidence for Quantized Displacement in Macroscopic Nanomechanical Oscillators

Authors: A. Gaidarzhy, G. Zolfagharkhani, R. L. Badzey, and P. Mohanty http://ArXiv.org/cond-mat/0503260 Recommended and Commentary by Al Migliori, Los Alamos National Labs. | View Commentary (pdf) | (JCCM_Apr05_03)