News & Views | Published:


Quantum stripe search

Do quantum stripes exist or not? Further indirect evidence for this controversial behaviour of electrons in high-temperature superconductors comes from measurements of atomic-lattice vibrations.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.


  1. 1

    Reznik, D. et al. Nature 440, 1170–1173 (2006).

  2. 2

    Nature Phys. 2, 138–143 (2006).

  3. 3

    Tranquada, J. M. et al. Nature 375, 561–563 (1995).

  4. 4

    Zaanen, J., Nussinov, Z. & Mukhin, S. I. Ann. Phys. (NY) 310, 181–260 (2004).

  5. 5

    Kivelson, S. A. et al. Rev. Mod. Phys. 75, 1201–1241 (2003).

  6. 6

    Eremin, I. et al. Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 147001 (2005).

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Further reading

Figure 1: Hunting the stripes.


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.