Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

Condensed-matter physics

Quantum dots and the Kondo effect

Nanotechnology studies explore the extreme properties of strongly interacting electronic systems through conductance measurements, and probe quantum phase transitions close to absolute zero temperature. See Letters p.233 & p.237

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

Figure 1: Strongly interacting electronic systems.

Notes

  1. 1.

    See all news & views

References

  1. 1

    Kondo, J. Prog. Theor. Phys. 32, 37–49 (1964).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  2. 2

    Nozières, P. J. Low Temp. Phys. 17, 31–42 (1974).

    ADS  Article  Google Scholar 

  3. 3

    Kouwenhoven, L. & Glazman, L. Phys. World 14(1), 33–38 (2001).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  4. 4

    Iftikhar, Z. et al. Nature 526, 233–236 (2015).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  5. 5

    Keller, A. J. et al. Nature 526, 237–240 (2015).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  6. 6

    Nozières, P. & Blandin, A. J. Phys. 41, 193–211 (1980).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  7. 7

    Sachdev, S. Quantum Phase Transitions 2nd edn (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2011).

    Book  Google Scholar 

  8. 8

    Cox, D. L. & Zawadowski, A. Adv. Phys. 47, 599–942 (1998).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  9. 9

    Matveev, K. A. Sov. Phys. JETP 72, 892–899 (1991).

    Google Scholar 

  10. 10

    Furusaki, A. K. & Matveev, A. Phys. Rev. B 52, 16676 (1995).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  11. 11

    Le Hur, K. & Seelig, G. Phys. Rev. B 65, 165338 (2002).

    ADS  Article  Google Scholar 

  12. 12

    Potok, R., Rau, I. G., Shtrikman, H., Oreg, Y. & Goldhaber-Gordon, D. Nature 446, 167–171 (2007).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  13. 13

    Affleck, I. & Ludwig, A. W. W. Phys. Rev. B 48, 7297–7321 (1993).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  14. 14

    Sela, E., Mitchell, A. K. & Fritz, L. Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 147202 (2011).

    ADS  Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Karyn Le Hur.

Related links

Related links

Related links in Nature Research

Condensed-matter Physics: Flat transistor defies the limit

Condensed-matter physics: Charge topology in superconductors

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Le Hur, K. Quantum dots and the Kondo effect. Nature 526, 203–204 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/526203a

Download citation

Search

Quick links

Nature Briefing

Sign up for the Nature Briefing newsletter — what matters in science, free to your inbox daily.

Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing