Optically driven superconductivity

Theory of enhanced interlayer tunneling in optically driven high-Tc superconductors. Authors: J. Okamoto, A. Cavalleri, and L. Mathey. Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 227001 (2016), arXiv:1606.09276 Recommended with a commentary by Atsushi Fujimori, University of Tokyo. |View Commentary| DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_March_2017_01 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_March_2017_01

Quizzing active matter: one’s ability to solve a maze depends on one’s behaviour

Active Brownian particles and run-and-tumble particles separate inside a maze. Authors: M. Khatami, K. Wolff, O. Pohl, M.R. Ejtehadi, and H. Stark. Scientific Reports 6, Article No: 37670 (2016) [doi:10.1038/srep37670], arXiv:1611.00191 Recommended with a commentary by Ramin Golestanian, Oxford University. |View Commentary| DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_March_2017_02 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_March_2017_02

Majorana fermions and half-quantum vortices in superfluid 3-He

Observation of Half-Quantum Vortices in Topological Superfluid 3-He. Authors: S. Autti, V. V. Dmitriev, J. T. Maskinen, A. A. Soldatov, G. E. Volovik, A. N. Yudin, V. V. Zavjalov and V. B. Eltsov. Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 255301 (2016), arXiv:1508.02197 Recommended with a commentary by Tony Leggett, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. |View Commentary| DOI: […]