Han-Ning Dai, University of Heidelberg

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  • Article |

    Nanomagnets are often used to build artificial systems that are geometrically frustrated, but when quasiperiodic ordering is introduced, an unusual ground state can form, with an ordered skeletal structure surrounding groups of degenerate macrospins.

    • Dong Shi
    • , Zoe Budrikis
    • , Aaron Stein
    • , Sophie A. Morley
    • , Peter D. Olmsted
    • , Gavin Burnell
    •  & Christopher H. Marrows
  • Letter |

    Exploiting the magnetic field-induced shift of entropy in certain molecular salts when going from 1D short-range ordering to a 3D quantum critical point could provide a route for producing strongly fluctuating quantum materials.

    • N. Blanc
    • , J. Trinh
    • , L. Dong
    • , X. Bai
    • , A. A. Aczel
    • , M. Mourigal
    • , L. Balents
    • , T. Siegrist
    •  & A. P. Ramirez
  • Article |

    Theory and experiment show that quantum correlations violate the instrumental test—a common statistical method used to estimate the strength of causal relationships between two variables.

    • Rafael Chaves
    • , Gonzalo Carvacho
    • , Iris Agresti
    • , Valerio Di Giulio
    • , Leandro Aolita
    • , Sandro Giacomini
    •  & Fabio Sciarrino
  • Letter |

    Atomically thin chromium tri-iodide is shown to be a 2D ferromagnetic insulator with an optical response dominated by ligand-field transitions, emitting circularly polarized photoluminescence with a helicity determined by the magnetization direction.

    • Kyle L. Seyler
    • , Ding Zhong
    • , Dahlia R. Klein
    • , Shiyuan Gao
    • , Xiaoou Zhang
    • , Bevin Huang
    • , Efrén Navarro-Moratalla
    • , Li Yang
    • , David H. Cobden
    • , Michael A. McGuire
    • , Wang Yao
    • , Di Xiao
    • , Pablo Jarillo-Herrero
    •  & Xiaodong Xu
  • Letter |

    The effect of blackbody radiation is expected to be very weak. The acceleration due to the attractive optical forces from blackbody radiation is measured in an atom interferometer and, surprisingly, it dominates gravity and radiation pressure

    • Philipp Haslinger
    • , Matt Jaffe
    • , Victoria Xu
    • , Osip Schwartz
    • , Matthias Sonnleitner
    • , Monika Ritsch-Marte
    • , Helmut Ritsch
    •  & Holger Müller

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