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  • News & Views |

    Acoustic waveguides have been used to implement the long-theorized phenomenon of non-Abelian braiding, in which abstract geometric constructions are used to generate transformations between different modes.

    • Yidong Chong
    Nature Physics 18, 133-134
  • News & Views |

    Introducing non-local effects to metamaterials increases the complexity of their dispersion relation, which allows carefully designed elastic structures to mimic the peculiar roton behaviour of correlated quantum superfluids.

    • Romain Fleury
    Nature Physics 17, 766-767
  • News & Views |

    Clever 3D-printed acoustic materials allow probing a new higher-order semimetallic topological phase using audible sound.

    • R. Fleury
    Nature Materials 20, 716-718