'Journal Articles'

Bogoliubov Fermi surface revealed

Discovery of segmented Fermi surface induced by Cooper pair momentum Authors: Zhen Zhu, Michał Papaj, Xiao-Ang Nie, Hao-Ke Xu, Yi-Sheng Gu, Xu Yang, Dandan Guan, Shiyong Wang, Yaoyi Li, Canhua Liu, Jianlin Luo, Zhu-An Xu, Hao Zheng, Liang Fu, and Jin-Feng Jia arXiv:2010.02216 Recommended with a commentary by Carlo Beenakker, Instituut-Lorentz, Leiden University |View Commentary […]

Hairs and pores in low-Reynolds-number flows

1. Nonlinear flow response of soft hair beds Authors: José Alvarado, Jean Comtet, Emmanuel de Langre, and A. E. Hosoi Nature Physics 13, 1014-1019, (2017); DOI: 10.1038/nphys4225 2. Bending and Stretching of Soft Pores Enable Passive Control of Fluid Flows Authors: Jean-François Louf, Jan Knoblauch, and Kaare H. Jensen Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 098101 (2020); […]

Interaction between like-charged surfaces in water: does mean-field (Poisson Boltzmann) always apply for monovalent counterions?

Simulations of Nanoseparated Charged Surfaces Reveal Charge-Induced Water Reorientation and Nonadditivity of Hydration and Mean-Field Electrostatic RepulsionAuthors: Alexander Schlaich, Alexandre P. dos Santos, and Roland R. NetzLangmuir 35, 551–560 (2019); DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b03474 Recommended with a commentary by Albert Johner, Institut Charles Sadron Strasbourg |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as:DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_September_2020_01https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_September_2020_01

Embarras de richesses in non-DLVO colloid interactions

1. Forces between solid surfaces in aqueous electrolyte solutions Authors: Alexander M.Smith, Michal Borkovec, and Gregor Trefalt Adv. Colloid. Int. Sci. 275, 102078, (2020); DOI: 10.1016/j.cis.2019.102078 2. Forces between silica particles in isopropanol solutions of 1:1 electrolytes Authors: Biljana Stojimirovi?, Marco Galli, and Gregor Trefalt Phys. Rev. Res. 2, 023315 (2020); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevResearch.2.023315 Recommended with […]

Doped copper oxygen planes in a clean habitat

Observation of small Fermi pockets protected by clean CuO2 sheets of a high-Tc superconductor Authors: So Kunisada, Shunsuke Isono, Yoshimitsu Kohama, Shiro Sakai, Cédric Bareille, Shunsuke Sakuragi, Ryo Noguchi, Kifu Kurokawa, Kenta Kuroda, Yukiaki Ishida, Shintaro Adachi, Ryotaro Sekine, Timur K. Kim, Cephise Cacho, Shik Shin, Takami Tohyama, Kazuyasu Tokiwa, and Takeshi Kondo Science 369 […]

Experimental observations of the universal cascade of bound states in quantum Ising chain in a magnetic field and E8 symmetry

1. Exceptional E8 symmetry in spin dynamics of quasi-one-dimensional antiferromagnet BaCo2V2O8 Authors: Haiyuan Zou, Y. Cui, X. Wang, Z. Zhang, J. Yang, G. Xu, A. Okutani, M. Hagiwara, M. Matsuda, G. Wang, G. Mussardo, K. Hódsági, M. Kormos, Z. Z. He, S. Kimura, Rong Yu, Weiqiang Yu, Jie Ma, and Jianda Wu arXiv:2005.13302 2. Observation […]

The chicken and egg question in excitonic insulators

1. Nature of symmetry breaking at the excitonic insulator transition: Ta2NiSe5 Authors: G. Mazza, M. Rösner, L. Windgätter, S. Latini, H. Hübener, A. J. Millis, A. Rubio, and A. Georges Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 197601 (2020); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.124.197601 2. Nonlinear spectroscopy of collective modes in excitonic insulator Authors: D. Golež, Z. Sun, Y. Murakami, A. […]

Can electrons attract each other without the help of phonons?

1. Electron attraction mediated by Coulomb repulsion Authors: A. Hamo, A. Benyamini, I. Shapir, I. Khivrich, J. Waissman, K. Kaasbjerg, Y. Oreg, F. von Oppen, and S. Ilani Nature 535, 395 (2016); DOI: 10.1038/nature18639 2. Charge Transfer Excitations, Pair Density Waves, and Superconductivity in Moire Materials Authors: Kevin Slagle and Liang Fu arXiv:2003:13690 3. Correlated […]

The pressure in solute-driven surface flows

Diffusio-osmosis and wetting on solid surfaces: a unified description based on a virtual work principle Authors: Nigel Clarke, Nigel Gibbions and Didier R. Long Soft Matter 16, 3485 (2020); DOI: 10.1039/C9SM02118C Recommended with a commentary by Sriram Ramaswamy, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_August_2020_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_August_2020_03

A collider for anyons

Fractional statistics in anyon collisions Authors: H. Bartolomei, M. Kumar, R. Bisognin, A. Marguerite, J.-M. Berroir, E. Bocquillon, B. Plaçais, A. Cavanna, Q. Dong, U. Gennser, Y. Jin, and G. Fève Science 368, 173–177 (2020); DOI: 10.1126/science.aaz5601 Recommended with a commentary by Steven M. Girvin, Yale University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited […]

At Last! Measurement of fractional statistics

Direct observation of anyonic braiding statistics at the ν = 1/3 fractional quantum Hall state Authors: James Nakamura, Shuang Liang, Geoffrey C. Gardner, and Michael J. Manfra arXiv:2006.14115 Recommended with a commentary by Steven A. Kivelson (Stanford University) and Charles M. Marcus (Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, and Microsoft Quantum Lab–Copenhagen) |View Commentary (pdf)| […]

Can one hear the lineshape of a quantum drum?

Observation of a marginal Fermi glass using THz 2D coherent spectroscopy Authors: Fahad Mahmood, Dipanjan Chaudhuri, Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Rahul Nandkishore, and N.P. Armitage arXiv:2005.10822 Recommended with a commentary by S.A. Parameswaran, University of Oxford |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_June_2020_01 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_June_2020_01

Machine learning many-electron wave functions via backflow transformations

1. Backflow Transformations via Neural Networks for Quantum Many-Body Wave-Functions Authors: D. Luo and B. K. Clark Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 226401 (2019); DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.226401 arXiv:1807.10770 2. Ab-Initio Solution of the Many-Electron Schrödinger Equation with Deep Neural Networks Authors: D. Pfau, J. S. Spencer, A. G. de G. Matthews, and W. M. C. Foulkes arXiv:1909.02487 3. […]

AI theorist? Not yet

AI Feynman: A physics-inspired method for symbolic regression Authors: Silviu-Marian Udrescu and Max Tegmark Sci. Adv. 6 : eaay2631, 2020; DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aay2631 Recommended with a commentary by Ilya Nemenman, Emory University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_May_2020_02 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_May_2020_02

What drives superconductivity in twisted bilayer graphene?

1. The interplay of insulating and superconducting orders in magic-angle graphene bilayers Authors: Petr Stepanov, Ipsita Das, Xiaobo Lu, Ali Fahimniya, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Frank H. L. Koppens, Johannes Lischner, Leonid Levitov, and Dmitri K. Efetov arXiv:1911.09198 2. Decoupling superconductivity and correlated insulators in twisted bilayer graphene Authors: Yu Saito, Jingyuan Ge, Kenji Watanabe, […]

Quantum scars and partial breaking of ergodicity

1. Probing many-body dynamics on a 51-atom quantum simulator Authors: Hannes Bernien, Sylvain Schwartz, Alexander Keesling, Harry Levin, Ahmed Omran, Hannes Pichler, Soonwon Choi, Alexander S. Zibrov, Manuel Endres, Markus Greiner, Vladan Vuletić and Mikhail D. Lukin Nature 551, 579-584 (2017); DOI: 10.1038/nature24622 arXiv:1707.04344 2. Weak ergodicity breaking from quantum many body scars Authors: C. […]

Disclination Loops as Fundamental Excitations in Three-Dimensional Active Matter

1. Topological structure and dynamics of three-dimensional active nematics Authors: G. Duclos, R. Adkins, D. Banerjee, M. S. E. Peterson, M. Varghese, I. Kolvin, A. Baskaran, R. A. Pelcovits, T. R. Powers, A. Baskaran, F. Toschi, M. F. Hagan, S. J. Streichan, V. Vitelli, D. A. Beller, and Z. Dogic Science 367, 1120 (2020); DOI: […]

Fragility in time-reversal protected topological phases

Time’s Arrow and the Fragility of Topological Phases Authors: Max McGinley and Nigel R. Cooper arXiv:2003.08120 Recommended with a commentary by Michael Zaletel, University of California, Berkeley |View Commentary (pdf)| DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_April_2020_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_April_2020_03

Arrest in Coarsening in Biological Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation – or – ‘It ain’t necessarily so …’

1. Hydrodynamically Interrupted Droplet Growth in Scalar Active Matter Authors: Rajesh Singh and M. E. Cates Phys. Rev. Lett. 123, 148005 (2019), DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.123.148005 2. Physics of active emulsions Authors: Christoph A Weber, David Zwicker, Frank Jülicher, and Chiu Fan Lee Rep. Prog. Phys. 82, 064601 (2019), DOI:10.1088/1361-6633/ab052b Recommended with a commentary by Tom McLeish, University […]

Symmetry indicators for topological superconductors

1. Refined symmetry indicators for topological superconductors in all space groups Authors: S. Ono, H. C. Po, and H. Watanabe arXiv:1909.09634 2. Symmetry-based indicators for topological Bogoliubov-de Gennes Hamiltonians Authors: M. Geier, P. W. Brouwer and L. Trifunovic arXiv:1910.11271 Recommended with a commentary by Raquel Queiroz and Ady Stern, Weizmann Institute of Science |View Commentary […]