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Nature Physics volume 5, pages 623624 (2009) | Download Citation

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Whether the magnetic response of the copper oxide high-temperature superconductors is governed by itinerant quasiparticles or localized electrons is a hotly debated question. Evidence for the latter suggests an intricate connection to the parent Mott insulator.

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  1. Matthias Vojta is at the Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität zu Köln, 50937 Köln, Germany.  vojta@thp.uni-koeln.de

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