'Journal Articles'

Order spreads fast from special edges

Nonreciprocal interactions give rise to fast cilium synchronisation in finite systems Authors: David J. Hickey, Ramin Golestanian, and Andrej Vilfan PNAS 120, 40, e2307279120 (2023); DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2307279120 Recommended with a commentary by Bryan VanSaders , Drexel University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_October_2023_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_October_2023_03

Towards flat band superconductivity

Evidence for Dirac flat band superconductivity enabled by quantum geometry Authors: Haidong Tian, Xueshi Gao, Yuxin Zhang, Shi Che, Tianyi Xu, Patrick Cheung, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Mohit Randeria, Fan Zhang, Chun Ning Lau, and Marc W. Bockrath Nature 614, 440 (2023); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-05576-2 arXiv:2112.13401 Recommended with a commentary by Carlo Beenakker , Leiden University […]

Oddness in the spin-S Kitaev honeycomb model

1. Anisotropy as a diagnostic test for distinct tensor-network wave functions of integer- and half-integer-spin Kitaev quantum spin liquids Authors: Hyun-Yong Lee, Takafumi Suzuki, Yong Baek Kim, and Naoki Kawashima Phys. Rev. B 104, 024417 (2021); DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.104.024417 2. Z2 Spin Liquids in the Higher Spin-S Kitaev Honeycomb Model: An Exact Deconfined Z2 Gauge Structure […]

Single electron-spin-resonance detection by microwave photon counting

1. Single electron-spin-resonance detection by microwave photon counting Authors: Z. Wang, L. Balembois, M. M. Rančić, E. Billaud, M. Le Dantec, A. Ferrier, P. Goldner, S. Bertaina, T. Chanelière, D. Estève, D. Vion, P. Bertet, and E. Flurin Nature 619, 276–281 (2023); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-023-06097-2 2. Practical Single Microwave Photon Counter with 10-22 W/√Hz sensitivity Authors: […]

Survival of the aligned – how active polymers bundle

Self-organisation of mortal filaments: the role of FtsZ treadmilling in bacterial division ring formation Authors: Christian Vanhille-Campos, Kevin D. Whitley, Philipp Radler, Martin Loose, Séamus Holden, and Anđela Šarić bioRxiv 2023.05.08.539808; DOI: 10.1101/2023.05.08.539808 Recommended with a commentary by Karsten Kruse , Université de Genève |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_August_2023_02 […]

Towards an experimental test of deconfined quantum criticality

Proximate deconfined quantum critical point in SrCu2(BO3)2 Authors: Yi Cui, Lu Liu, Huihang Lin, Kai-Hsin Wu, Wenshan Hong, Xuefei Liu, Cong Li, Ze Hu, Ning Xi, Shiliang Li, Rong Yu, Anders W. Sandvik, and Weiqiang Yu Science 380, 1179 (2023); DOI: 10.1126/science.adc9487 Recommended with a commentary by Frédéric Mila , École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne […]

Persistently negative: nonlocal Andreev reflection in a chiral mode

1. Evidence for chiral supercurrent in quantum Hall Josephson junctions Authors: Hadrien Vignaud, David Perconte, Wenmin Yang, Bilal Kousar, Edouard Wagner, Frédéric Gay, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Hervé Courtois, Zheng Han, Hermann Sellier, and Benjamin Sacépé arXiv:2305.01766; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2305.01766 2. Induced superconducting correlations in the quantum anomalous Hall insulator Authors: Anjana Uday, Gertjan Lippertz, Kristof […]

Two steps forward – and one step back?
– Measuring fluctuation-dissipation breakdown from fluctuations only

Onsager regression characterizes living systems in passive measurements Authors: Till M. Muenker, Gabriel Knotz, Matthias Krüger, and Timo Betz bioRxiv 2022.05.15.491928; DOI: 10.1101/2022.05.15.491928 Recommended with a commentary by Pierre Ronceray, Aix-Marseille Université, CNRS, CINaM, Turing Center for Living Systems |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_July_2023_02 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_July_2023_02

Experimenting with non-abelian anyons made of qubits

1. Non-Abelian braiding of graph vertices in a superconducting processor Authors: Google Quantum AI and Collaborators Nature 618, 264 (2023); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-023-05954-4 2. Digital Simulation of Projective Non-Abelian Anyons with 68 Superconducting Qubits Authors: Shibo Xu et al. Chinese Physics Letters, 40, 060301, (2023); DOI: 10.1088/0256-307X/40/6/060301 3. Creation of Non-Abelian Topological Order and Anyons on […]

Progress measuring fractional quantum numbers in quantum Hall interferometers

Fabry-Perot interferometry at the ν = 2/5 fractional quantum Hall state Authors: James Nakamura, Shuang Liang, Geoffrey C. Gardner, and Michael J. Manfra arXiv:2304.12415; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2304.12415 Recommended with a commentary by Steven A. Kivelson (Stanford University and University of Oxford), and Charles M. Marcus (University of Washington and University of Copenhagen) |View Commentary (pdf)| This […]

Fractionalized electrons without a magnetic field

1. Signatures of Fractional Quantum Anomalous Hall States in Twisted MoTe2 Bilayer Authors: Jiaqi Cai, Eric Anderson, Chong Wang, Xiaowei Zhang, Xiaoyu Liu, William Holtzmann, Yinong Zhang, Fengren Fan, Takashi Taniguchi, Kenji Watanabe, Ying Ran, Ting Cao, Liang Fu, Di Xiao, Wang Yao, and Xiaodong Xu Nature (2023); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-023-06289-w arXiv:2304.08470; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2304.08470 2. Integer […]

Cytoplasms are viscous and crowded, and yet they move

Self-organized intracellular twisters Authors: Sayantan Dutta, Reza Farhadifar, Wen Lu, Gokberk kabacaoglu, Robert Blackwell, David B Stein, Margot Lakonishok, Vladimir I. Gelfand, Stanislav Y. Shvartsman, and Michael J. Shelley arXiv:2304.02112; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2304.02112 Recommended with a commentary by Massimo Vergassola, CNRS and École Normale Supérieure, Paris |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: […]

Quantum Oscillations without Landau Quantization

Kagomé quantum oscillations in graphene superlattices Authors: Folkert K. de Vries, Sergey Slizovskiy, Petar Tomić, Roshan Krishna Kumar, Aitor Garcia-Ruiz, Giulia Zheng, Elías Portolés, Leonid A. Ponomarenko, Andre K. Geim, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Vladimir Fal’ko, Klaus Ensslin, Thomas Ihn, and Peter Rickhaus arXiv:2303.06403; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2303.06403 Recommended with a commentary by Nigel Cooper, University of […]

The rise of the bubbles

Path instability of an air bubble rising in water Authors: Miguel A. Herrada and Jens G. Eggers Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 120, e221683012 (2023); DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2216830120 Recommended with a commentary by Luca Giomi, Leiden University |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_May_2023_02 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_May_2023_02

Local probes and superconductivity in magic angle twisted bilayer and trilayer graphene

1. Evidence for unconventional superconductivity in twisted bilayer graphene Authors: Myungchul Oh, Kevin P. Nuckolls, Dillon Wong, Ryan L. Lee, Xiaomeng Liu, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, and Ali Yazdani Nature 600, 240–245 (2021); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04121-x arXiv:2109.13944 ; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2109.13944 2. Evidence for unconventional superconductivity in twisted trilayer graphene Authors: Hyunjin Kim, Youngjoon Choi, Cyprian Lewandowski, […]

A step towards emergent QED in d = 3 + 1 with high-resolution neutron scattering

Fractional matter coupled to the emergent gauge field in a quantum spin ice Authors: Victor Porée, Han Yan, Félix Desrochers, Sylvain Petit, Elsa Lhotel, Markus Appel, Jacques Ollivier, Yong Baek Kim, Andriy H. Nevidomskyy, and Romain Sibille arXiv:2304.05452; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2304.05452 Recommended with a commentary by Roderich Moessner, MPI-PKS Dresden |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may […]

A cold atom realization of coherent and incoherent Tomonaga-Luttinger liquids

1. Spin-charge separation in a one-dimensional Fermi gas with tunable interactions Authors: Ruwan Senaratne, Danyel Cavazos-Cavazos, Sheng Wang, Feng He, Ya-Ting Chang, Aashish Kafle, Han Pu, Xi-Wen Guan, and Randall G. Hulet Science 376, 1305 (2022); DOI: 10.1126/science.abn1719 arXiv:2111.11545; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2111.11545 2. Realization of a spin-incoherent Luttinger liquid Authors: Danyel Cavazos-Cavazos, Ruwan Senaratne, Aashish Kafle, […]

Un-quantized Vortices Observed

Observation of superconducting vortices carrying a temperature-dependent fraction of the flux quantum Authors: Yusuke Iguchi, Ruby Shi, Kunihiro Kihou, Chul-Ho Lee, Vadim Grinenko, Egor Babaev, and Kathryn A. Moler arXiv:2301.12368; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2301.12368 Recommended with a commentary by Jung Hoon Han, Sungkyunkwan University and Patrick A. Lee, MIT |View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited […]

Bit-propelled active matter

Informational active matter Authors: Bryan VanSaders and Vincenzo Vitelli arXiv:2302.07402; DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2302.07402 Recommended with a commentary by Stefano Martiniani, New York University View Commentary (pdf)| This commentary may be cited as: DOI: 10.36471/JCCM_March_2023_03 https://doi.org/10.36471/JCCM_March_2023_03

Structure of monolayer FeSe on SrTiO3 deciphered

Picoscale structural insight into superconductivity of monolayer FeSe/SrTiO3 Authors: Rui Peng, Ke Zou, M. G. Han, Stephen D. Albright, Hawoong Hong, Claudia Lau, H. C. Xu, Yimei Zhu, F. J. Walker, and C. H. Ahn Sci. Adv. 6, eaay4517 (2020); DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aay4517 Recommended with a commentary by Atsushi Fujimori, National Tsinghua University |View Commentary (pdf)| […]