Inducing ferromagnetism with light

Light-induced ferromagnetism in moiré superlattices
Authors: Xi Wang, Chengxin Xiao, Heonjoon Park, Jiayi Zhu, Chong Wang, Takashi Taniguchi, Kenji Watanabe, Jiaqiang Yan, Di Xiao, Daniel R. Gamelin, Wang Yao, and Xiaodong Xu
Nature 604, 468 (2022); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-04472-z

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What can we learn from the nickelate vs. cuprate phase diagrams?

Character of the “normal state” of the nickelate superconductors
Authors: Kyuho Lee, Bai Yang Wang, Motoki Osada, Berit H. Goodge, Tiffany C. Wang, Yonghun Lee, Shannon Harvey, Woo Jin Kim, Yijun Yu, Chaitanya Murthy, Srinivas Raghu, Lena F. Kourkoutis, and Harold Y. Hwang
arXiv:2203.02580; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2203.02580

Recommended with a commentary by Atsushi Fujimori, National Tsunghua University
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Probing many-body localization through the decay of a single photon

Down-conversion of a single photon as a probe of many-body localization
Authors: Nitish Mehta, Roman Kuzmin, Cristiano Ciuti, and Vladimir E. Manucharyan
arXiv:2203.17186; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2203.17186

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Heterochromatin and epigenetic memory from the viewpoint of polymer physics

Physical modeling of the heritability and maintenance of epigenetic modifications
Authors: Sarah H. Sandholtz, Quinn MacPherson , and Andrew J. Spakowitz
PNAS 117, 20423 (2020); DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1920499117

Recommended with a commentary by Jens-Uwe Sommer, Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden and TU Dresden
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Towards a Practical Resistance Standard

Quantum anomalous Hall effect with a permanent magnet defines a quantum resistance standard
Authors: Yuma Okazaki, Takehiko Oe, Minoru Kawamura, Ryutaro Yoshimi, Shuji Nakamura, Shintaro Takada, Masataka Mogi, Kei S. Takahashi, Atsushi Tsukazaki, Masashi Kawasaki, Yoshinori Tokura, and Nobu-Hisa Kaneko
Nature Physics 18, 25-29 (2022); DOI: 10.1038/s41567-021-01424-8

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Maximizing space efficiency without order, analytically

Explicit Analytical Solution for Random Close Paking in d = 2 and d = 3
Authors: Alessio Zaccone
Physical Review Letters 128, 028002 (2022); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.028002

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Flux Quantization Cubed

Discovery of charge-4e and charge-6e superconductivity in kagome superconductor CsV3Sb5
Authors: Jun Ge, Pinyuan Wang, Ying Xing, Qiangwei Yin, Hechang Lei, Ziqiang Wang, and Jian Wang
arXiv:2201.10352; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2201.10352

Recommended with a commentary by Chandra Varma, University of California, Berkeley – Visitor
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A little frustration to sharpen the metamaterial

Non-orientable order and non-Abelian response in frustrated metamaterials
Authors: Xiaofei Guo, Marcelo Guzman, David Carpentier, Denis Bartolo, and Corentin Coulais
arXiv:2111.13933

Recommended with a commentary by Anton Souslov, University of Bath
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Tractable Transport Calculations through Artificial Dissipation

1. Dissipation-assisted operator evolution method for capturing hydrodynamic transport
Authors: Tibor Rakovszky, C. W. von Keyserlingk, and Frank Pollmann
Phys. Rev. B 105, 075131 (2022); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.105.075131

2. Operator backflow and the classical simulation of quantum transport
Authors: C. W. von Keyserlingk, Frank Pollmann, and Tibor Rakovszky
arXiv:2111.09904

Recommended with a commentary by E. Miles Stoudenmire, Flatiron Institute
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A better large N limit of the electron-boson
problem?

Large N Theory of Critical Fermi Surfaces
Authors: I. Esterlis, H. Guo, A. A. Patel, and S. Sachdev
Phys. Rev. B 103, 235129 (2021); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.103.235129

Recommended with a commentary by Steven A. Kivelson, Stanford University
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How repulsive can a pairing interaction be?

Quantum phase transition in a clean superconductor with repulsive dynamical interaction
Authors: Dimitri Pimenov and Andrey V. Chubukov
arXiv:2112.06273

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Liquid metal batteries and their magnetohydrodynamic instabilities

1. Metal pad instabilities in liquid metal batteries
Authors: Oleg Zikanov
Phys. Rev. E 92, 063021 (2015); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.92.063021

2. Fluid Mechanics of Liquid Metal Batteries
Authors: Douglas H. Kelley and Tom Weier
Appl. Mech. Rev. 70(2): 020801 (2018); DOI: 10.1115/1.4038699

Recommended with a commentary by Brian Skinner, Ohio State University
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Unraveling entanglement

Crazing Reveals an Entanglement Network in Glassy Ring Polymers
Authors: Jiuling Wang and Ting Ge
Macromolecules, 54, 16, 7500–7511, (2021); DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.1c01080

Recommended with a commentary by Jan Smrek, University of Vienna
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Observation of KPZ super-diffusion in Heisenberg chain

Quantum gas microscopy of Kardar-Parisi-Zhang superdiffusion
Authors: David Wei, Antonio Rubio-Abadal, Bingtian Ye, Francisco Machado, Jack Kemp, Kritsana Srakaew, Simon Hollerith, Jun Rui, Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Norman Y. Yao, Immanuel Bloch, and Johannes Zeiher
arXiv:2107.00038

Recommended with a commentary by Tin-Lun Ho, The Ohio State University
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New transport experiments in strange metals

1. Quantum-critical continuum in magic-angle twisted bilayer graphene
Authors: Alexandre Jaoui, Ipsita Das, Giorgio Di Battista, Jaime Díez-Mérida, Xiaobo Lu, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Hiroaki Ishizuka, Leonid Levitov, and Dmitri K. Efetov
arXiv:2108.07753

2. Incoherent transport across the strange metal regime of highly overdoped cuprates
Authors: J. Ayres, M. Berben, M. Čulo, Y.-T. Hsu, E. van Heumen, Y. Huang, J. Zaanen, T. Kondo, T. Takeuchi, J. R. Cooper, C. Putzke, S. Friedemann, A. Carrington, and N. E. Hussey
Nature, vol. 595, 661-666 (2021); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03622-z
arXiv:2012.01208

3. Linear-in temperature resistivity from an isotropic Planckian scattering rate
Authors: Gaël Grissonnanche, Yawen Fang, Anaëlle Legros, Simon Verret, Francis Laliberté, Clément Collignon, Jianshi Zhou, David Graf, Paul A. Goddard, Louis Taillefer, and B. J. Ramshaw
Nature 595, 667-672 (2021); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03697-8
arXiv:2011.13054

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Superconductivity and other phases in graphene multilayers, without twists

1. Isospin magnetism and spin-triplet superconductivity in Bernal bilayer graphene
Authors: Haoxin Zhou, Yu Saito, Liam Cohen, William Huynh, Caitlin L. Patterson, Fangyuan Yang, Takashi Taniguchi, Kenji Watanabe, and Andrea F. Young
arXiv:2110.11317

2. Superconductivity in rhombohedral trilayer graphene
Authors: Haoxin Zhou, Tian Xie, Takashi Taniguchi, Kenji Watanabe, and Andrea F. Young
Nature 598, 434–438 (2021); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03926-0
arXiv:2106.07640

3. Cascade of isospin phase transitions in Bernal bilayer graphene at zero magnetic field
Authors: Sergio C. de la Barrera, Samuel Aronson, Zhiren Zheng, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Qiong Ma, Pablo Jarillo-Herrero, and Raymond Ashoori
arXiv:2110.13907

4. Quantum cascade of new correlated phases in trigonally warped bilayer graphene
Authors: Anna M. Seiler, Fabian R. Geisenhof, Felix Winterer, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Tianyi Xu, Fan Zhang, and R. Thomas Weitz
arXiv:2111.06413

Recommended with a commentary by Francisco Guinea, Imdea Nanoscience, Madrid and Donostia International Physics Center, San Sebastian
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Quantized (or not quantized) thermal Hall effect and oscillations in the thermal conductivity in the Kitaev spin liquid candidate α-RuCl3

1. Oscillations of the thermal conductivity in the spin-liquid state of α-RuCl3
Authors: Peter Czajka, Tong Gao, Max Hirschberger, Paula Lampen-Kelley, Arnab Banerjee, Jiaqiang Yan, David G. Mandrus, Stephen E. Nagler, and N. P. Ong
Nature Physics 17, 915–919 (2021); DOI: 10.1038/s41567-021-01243-x

2. The planar thermal Hall conductivity in α-RuCl3
Authors: Peter Czajka, Tong Gao, Max Hirschberger, Paula Lampen-Kelley, Arnab Banerjee, Nicholas Quirk, David G. Mandrus, Stephen E. Nagler, and N. P. Ong
arXiv:2111.0xxxx (to appear)

3. Robustness of the thermal Hall effect close to half-quantization in a field-induced spin liquid state
Authors: J.A.N. Bruin, R.R. Claus, Y. Matsumoto, N. Kurita, H. Tanaka, and H. Takagi
arXiv:2104.12184

4. Evidence of a Phonon Hall Effect in the Kitaev Spin Liquid Candidate α-RuCl3
Authors: É. Lefrançois, G. Grissonnanche, J. Baglo, P. Lampen-Kelley, J. Yan, C. Balz, D. Mandrus, S. E. Nagler, S. Kim, Young-June Kim, N. Doiron-Leyraud, and L. Taillefer
arXiv:2111.05493

5. Sign Structure of Thermal Hall Conductivity and Topological Magnons for In-Plane Field Polarized Kitaev Magnets
Authors: Li Ern Chern , Emily Z. Zhang , and Yong Baek Kim
Physical Review Letters 126, 147201 (2021); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.126.147201

6. Pseudoscalar U(1) spin liquids in α-RuCl3
Authors: Inti Sodemann Villadiego
arXiv:2106.05290

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Activity-driven topological glass

1. Active topological glass
Authors: Jan Smrek, Iurii Chubak, Christos N. Likos, and Kurt Kremer
Nature Communications, 11: 26, 2020; DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-13696-z

2. Emergence of active topological glass through directed chain dynamics and nonequilibrium phase separation
Authors: Iurii Chubak, Christos N. Likos, Kurt Kremer, and Jan Smrek
Physical Review Research, 2: 043249, 2020; DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevResearch.2.043249

Recommended with a commentary by Dimitris Vlassopoulos, University of Crete and Institute of Electronic Structure & Laser, FORTH
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Time Crystals at Last?

1. Observation of Time-Crystalline Eigenstate Order on a Quantum Processor
Authors: Google Quantum AI and collaborators
arXiv:2107.13571

2. Observation of a many-body-localized discrete time crystal with a programmable spin-based quantum simulator
Authors: J. Randall, C. E. Bradley, F. V. van der Gronden, A. Galicia, M. H. Abobeih, M. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, F. Machado, N. Y. Yao, and T. H. Taminiau
arXiv:2107.00736

3. Phase Structure of Driven Quantum Systems
Authors: V. Khemani, A. Lazarides, R. Moessner, and S. L. Sondhi
Phys. Rev. Lett., 116, 250401 (2016); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.250401
arXiv:1508.03344

Recommended with a commentary by Daniel Arovas, University of California, San Diego
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How to measure the Euler characteristic of the Fermi sea

Quantized Nonlinear Conductance in Ballistic Metals
Authors: C. L. Kane
arXiv:2108.05870

Recommended with a commentary by Carlo Beenakker, Instituut-Lorentz, Leiden University
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