'Journal Articles'

When and how can structural chirality and electron spin be coupled?

1. Comparing electrical magnetochiral anisotropy and chirality-induced spin selectivity Authors: G. L. J. A. Rikken and N. Avarvari J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 14, 9727 (2023) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpclett.3c02546 2. Chirality induced spin selectivity in chiral crystals Authors: Qun Yang, Yongkang Li, Claudia Felser, and Binghai Yan arXiv:2312.04366 DOI: https://doi.org/10.48550/arXiv.2312.04366 Recommended with a commentary by Atsushi Fujimori […]

Non-universal edge state physics in the quantum Hall effect

1. Direct visualization of electronic transport in a quantum anomalous Hall insulator Authors: G. M. Ferguson, Run Xiao, Anthony R. Richardella, David Low, Nitin Samarth, and Katja C. Nowack Nat. Mat. 22 1100-1105 (2023) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41563-023-01622-0 2. Signature of anyonic statistics in the integer quantum Hall regime Authors: P. Glidic, I. Petkovic, C. Piquard, A. […]

Balloon Avalanche Hysteria

Bifurcations of Inflating Balloons and Interacting Hysterons Authors: Gentian Muhaxheri and Christian D. Santangelo arXiv:2403.10721 DOI: https://doi.org/10.48550/arXiv.2403.10721 Recommended with a commentary by Yair Shokef , Tel Aviv University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_May_2024_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_May_2024_03

Parity games and mystery order in a heavy-fermion superconductor

1. Pressure-tuned quantum criticality in the locally non-centrosymmetric superconductor CeRh2As2 Authors: Meike Pfeiffer, Konstantin Semeniuk, Javier F. Landaeta, Robert Borth, Christoph Geibel, Michael Nicklas, Manuel Brando, Seunghyun Khim, and Elena Hassinger arXiv:2312.09728 DOI: https://doi.org/10.48550/arXiv.2312.09728 2. Exposing the odd-parity superconductivity in CeRh2As2 with hydrostatic pressure Authors: Konstantin Semeniuk, Meike Pfeiffer, Javier F. Landaeta, Michael Nicklas, Christoph […]

Single spin electron spin resonance (ESR) using scanning tunneling microscope (STM): sensors and qubits

1. A quantum sensor for atomic-scale electric and magnetic fields Authors: Taner Esat, Dmitriy Borodin, Jeongmin Oh, Andreas J. Heinrich, F. Stefan Tautz, Yujeong Bae, and Ruslan Temirov arXiv to appear (Preprint is available upon request from the authors) 2. Spatiotemporal ecological chaos enables gradual evolutionary diversification without niches or tradeoffs Authors: Yu Wang, Yi […]

Understanding chaos and diversity in complex ecosystems – insights from statistical physics

1. Many-Species Ecological Fluctuations as a Jump Process from the Brink of Extinction Authors: Thibaut Arnoulx de Pirey and Guy Bunin Phys. Rev. X 14, 011037 (2024) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevX.14.011037 2. Spatiotemporal ecological chaos enables gradual evolutionary diversification without niches or tradeoffs Authors: Aditya Mahadevan, Michael T Pearce, and Daniel S Fisher eLife 12:e82734 (2023) DOI: […]

Leggett’s bounds or how to quantify superfluidity

1. Superfluid fraction in an interacting spatially modulated Bose-Einstein condensate Authors: R G. Chauveau, C. Maury, F. Rabec, C. Heintze, G. Brochier, S. Nascimbene, J. Dalibard, J. Beugnon, S. M. Roccuzzo, and S. Stringari Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 226003 (2023); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.130.226003 arXiv:2302.01776; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2302.01776 2. Observation of anisotropic superfluid density in an artificial crystal […]

Lieb-Schultz-Mattis Theorem for Open Quantum Systems

1. Lieb-Schultz-Mattis Theorem in Open Quantum Systems Authors: Kohei Kawabata, Ramanjit Sohal, and Shinsei Ryu Phys. Rev. Lett. 132, 070402 (2024) and supplemental material DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.132.070402 2. Reviving the Lieb–Schultz–Mattis Theorem in Open Quantum Systems Authors: Yi-Neng Zhou, Xingyu Li, Hui Zhai, Chengshu Li, and Yingfei Gu arXiv:2310.01475; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2310.01475 Recommended with a commentary by […]

Geometric control of intracellular patterning

How to assemble a scale-invariant gradient Authors: Arnab Datta, Sagnik Ghosh and Jane Kondev eLife 11:e71365; DOI: 10.7554/eLife.71365 Recommended with a commentary by Arjun Narayanan, New York University Abu Dhabi |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_February_2024_02 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_February_2024_02

Symmetries without an inverse: An illustration through the 1+1-D Ising model

Majorana chain and Ising model — (non-invertible) translations, anomalies, and emanant symmetries Authors: Nathan Seiberg and Shu-Heng Shao arXiv:2307.02534; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2307.02534 Recommended with a commentary by T. Senthil , Massachusetts Institute of Technology |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_February_2024_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_February_2024_03

Mechanical Metallurgy for Two-Dimensional Crystals

1. Exceptional electronic transport and quantum oscillations in thin bismuth crystals grown inside van der Waals materials Authors: L. Chen, A. X. Wu, N. Tulu, J. Wang, A. Juanson, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, M. T. Pettes, M. Campbell, C. A. Gadre, Y. Zhou, H. Chen, P. Cao, L. A. Jauregui, R. Wu, X. Pan, and […]

Anomalous Hall Crystals or Moiré Chern Insulators? Spontaneous versus explicit translational symmetry breaking in graphene pentalayers

1. Theory of fractional quantum anomalous Hall phases in pentalayer rhombohedral graphene moiré structures Authors: Zhihuan Dong, Adarsh S. Patri, and T. Senthil arXiv:2311.03445; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2311.03445 2. Fractional quantum anomalous Hall effects in rhombohedral multilayer graphene in the moiréless limit and in Coulomb imprinted superlattice Authors: Boran Zhou, Hui Yang, and Ya-Hui Zhang arXiv:2311.04217; DOI: […]

The curious case of the backbone scaling exponent

Backbone exponent for two-dimensional percolation Authors: Pierre Nolin, Wei Qian, Xin Sun, and Zijie Zhuang arXiv:2309.05050; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2309.05050 Recommended with a commentary by Ilya A. Gruzberg (The Ohio State University) and Greg Huber (Chan Zuckerberg Biohub – San Francisco) |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_December_2023_01 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_December_2023_01

Hunting of the Spin-Liquids

1. Unconventional Magnetic Oscillations in Kagome Mott Insulators Authors: Guoxin Zheng, Yuan Zhu, Kuan-Wen Chen, Byungmin Kang, Dechen Zhang, Kaila Jenkins, Aaron Chan, Zhenyuan Zeng, Aini Xu, Oscar A. Valenzuela, Joanna Blawat, John Singleton, Patrick A. Lee, Shiliang Li, and Lu Li arXiv:2310.07989; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2310.07989 2. Dirac quantum spin liquid emerging in a kagome-lattice antiferromagnet […]

Zero field fractional Hall states, now in graphene heterostructures

Fractional Quantum Anomalous Hall Effect in a Graphene Moire Superlattice Authors: Zhengguang Lu, Tonghang Han, Yuxuan Yao, Aidan P. Reddy, Jixiang Yang, Junseok Seo, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Liang Fu, and Long Ju arXiv:2309.17436; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2309.17436 Recommended with a commentary by Ashvin Vishwanath , Harvard University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: […]

Entropy gain from counterion release

Driving force and pathway in polyelectrolyte complex coacervation Authors: Shensheng Chen and Zhen-Gang Wang PNAS, v. 119, n. 36, p. e2209975119 (2022); DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2209975119 Recommended with a commentary by Alexander Y. Grosberg , New York University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_November_2023_01 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_November_2023_01

Many body quantum games and phases of matter

1. A multiplayer multiteam nonlocal game for the toric code Authors: Vir B. Bulchandani, Fiona J. Burnell, and S.L.Sondhi Phys. Rev. B 107, 035409 (2023); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.107.035409 2. Playing nonlocal games with phases of matter Authors: Vir B. Bulchandani, Fiona J. Burnell, and S.L.Sondhi Phys. Rev. B 107, 045412 (2023); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.107.045412 Recommended with a […]

Superconductivity in a Nickelate

Superconductivity near 80 Kelvin in single crystals of La3Ni2O7 under pressure Authors: H. Sun, M. Huo, X. Hu, J. Li, Y. Han, L. Tang, Z. Mao, P. Yang, B. Wang, J. G. Cheng, D.-X. Yao, G.-M. Zhang, and M. Wang Nature 621, 493 (2023); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-023-06408-7 Recommended with a commentary by Qimiao Si , Rice […]

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 […]