Current Selections

The Corbino Paradox for Hydrodynamic Electrons

September 30th, 2022

1. Freely Flowing Currents and Electric Field Expulsion in Viscous Electronics
Authors: Michael Shavit, Andrey Shytov, and Gregory Falkovich
Phys. Rev. Lett. 123, 026801 (2019); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.123.026801

2. Imaging hydrodynamic electrons flowing without Landauer–Sharvin resistance
Authors: C. Kumar, J. Birkbeck, J. A. Sulpizio, D. Perello, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, O. Reuven, T. Scaffidi, Ady Stern, A. K. Geim, and S. Ilani
Nature 609, 276 (2022); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-05002-7

3. Spread and erase – How electron hydrodynamics can eliminate the Landauer-Sharvin resistance
Authors: Ady Stern, Thomas Scaffidi, Oren Reuven, Chandan Kumar, John Birkbeck, and Shahal Ilani
arXiv: 2110.15369 (2021); DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2110.15369

Recommended with a commentary by Aaron Hui and Brian Skinner, Ohio State University
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DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_September_2022_01

Reproducible, quantum anomalous Hall effect in a TMD moiré bilayer

September 30th, 2022

Quantum anomalous Hall effect from intertwined moiré bands
Authors: Tingxin Li, Shengwei Jiang, Bowen Shen, Yang Zhang, Lizhong Li, Zui Tao, Trithep Devakul, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Liang Fu, Jie Shan, and Kin Fai Mak
Nature 600, 641 (2021); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04171-1

Recommended with a commentary by Steven A. Kivelson, Stanford University
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DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_September_2022_02

Tangled balls of RNA

September 30th, 2022

1. RNA phase transitions in repeat expansion disorders
Authors: A. Jain and R. D. Vale
Nature 546, 243–247 (2017); DOI: 10.1038/nature22386

2. Condensates in RNA repeat sequences are heterogeneously organized and exhibit reptation dynamics
Authors: H. T. Nguyen, N. Hori, and D. Thirumalai
Nature Chemistry 14, 775–785 (2022); DOI: 10.1038/s41557-022-00934-z

Recommended with a commentary by Omar A. Saleh, University of California, Santa Barbara
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DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_September_2022_03