Current Selections

Classic rock revival

June 28th, 2017

1. High pressure floating-zone growth of perovskite nickelate LaNiO3 single crystals
Authors: Junjie Zhang, Hong Zheng, Yang Ren and J. F. Mitchell

2. LaNiO3 – a highly metallic and antiferromagnetic strongly correlated transition metal oxide
Authors: Z. W. Li, H. Guo, Z. Hu, L. Zhao, C.-Y. Kuo, W. Schmidt, A. Piovano, T. W. Pi, D. I. Khomskii, L. H. Tjeng and A. C. Komarek

Recommended with a commentary by Leon Balents, Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics, UCSB.
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New bound on the precision of the fractional charge in a fractional quantum Hall fluid

June 28th, 2017

Direct Comparison of Fractional and Integer Quantized Hall Resistance
Authors: Franz J. Ahlers, Martin Götz, and Klaus Pierz

Recommended with a commentary by Steven A. Kivelson, Stanford University.
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How cells overcome their topological troubles

June 28th, 2017

Compaction and segregation of sister chromatids via active loop extrusion
Authors: Anton Goloborodko, Maxim V. Imakaev, John F. Marko, Leonid Mirny
eLife 5, e14864 (2016)

Recommended with a commentary by Helmut Schiessel, Leiden University.
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