The excitation spectrum of the U(1) Dirac spin liquid and its relevance to new Yb-based triangular lattice antiferromagnets

Quantum Electrodynamics in 2+1 Dimensions as the Organizing Principle of a Triangular Lattice Antiferromagnet Authors: Alexander Wietek and Sylvain Capponi and Andreas M. Läuchli arXiv:2303.01585; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2303.01585 Recommended with a commentary by Joel E. Moore , University of California, Berkeley, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: […]

The Curious Case of the Gate that Doesn’t Work

1. Unconventional ferroelectricity in moiré heterostructures Authors: Zhiren Zheng, Qiong Ma, Zhen Bi, Sergio de la Barrera, Ming-Hao Liu, Nannan Mao, Yang Zhang, Natasha Kiper, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Jing Kong, William A. Tisdale, Ray Ashoori, Nuh Gedik, Liang Fu, Su-Yang Xu, and Pablo Jarillo-Herrero Nature 588, 71–76 (2020); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2970-9 2. Giant ferroelectric polarization […]

Order spreads fast from special edges

Nonreciprocal interactions give rise to fast cilium synchronisation in finite systems Authors: David J. Hickey, Ramin Golestanian, and Andrej Vilfan PNAS 120, 40, e2307279120 (2023); DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2307279120 Recommended with a commentary by Bryan VanSaders , Drexel University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_October_2023_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_October_2023_03