Q-MAC meetings in 2019:

Regular meetings of the Q-MAC team

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Dieter Jaksch awarded with the 2018 Thomas Young Medal and Prize

for "his contributions to theoretical proposals enabling the study of non-equilibrium quantum many-body dynamics with unprecedented microscopic control in ultra-cold atoms, and establishing them as a quantum technologies platform".

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Background Publications

D. Fausti, R. I. Tobey, S. Kaiser, M. Hoffman, N. Dean, T. Takayama, S. Pyon, H. Takagi, A. Cavalleri

Light-induced superconductivity in a stripe-ordered cuprate

Science 331, 189 (2011).
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M. Först, Ch. Manzoni, S. Kaiser, Y. Tokura, Y. Tomioka, R. Merlin, and A. Cavalleri

Nonlinear phononics as an ultrafast route to lattice control

Nature Physics 7, 854 (2011).
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S. Wall, S. R. Clark, H. P. Ehrke, D. Jaksch, A. Ardavan, A. Cavalleri, D. Brida, S. Bonora, G. Cerullo, H. Uemura, H. Okamoto, Y. Takahashi, T. Hasegawa

Quantum interference between charge excitation paths in a solid-state Mott insulator

Nature Physics 7, 114 (2011).
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P. Zubko, N. Jecklin, A. Torres-Pardo, P. Aguado-Puente, A. Gloter, C. Lichtensteiger, J. Junquera, O. Stéphan, J.-M. Triscone

Electrostatic Coupling and Local Structural Distortions at Interfaces in Ferroelectric/Paraelectric Superlattices

Nano Letters 12, 2846-2851 (2012).
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A. D. Caviglia, R. Scherwitzl, P. Popovich, W. Hu, H. Bromberger, R. Singla, M. Mitrano, M. C. Hoffmann, S. Kaiser, P. Zubko, S. Gariglio, J.-M. Triscone, M. Först, A. Cavalleri

Ultrafast Strain Engineering in Complex Oxide Heterostructures

Physical Review Letters 108, 136801 (2012).
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M. Gibert, P. Zubko, R. Scherwitzl, J. Íñiguez, J.-M. Triscone

Exchange bias in LaNiO3-LaMnO3 superlattices

Nature Materials 11, 195–198 (2012).
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P. Zubko, S. Gariglio, M. Gabay, P. Ghosez, J.-M. Triscone

Interface Physics in Complex Oxide Heterostructures

Annual Review of Condensed Matter Physics 2, 141-165 (2011).
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A. D. Caviglia, S. Gariglio, N. Reyren, D. Jaccard, T. Schneider, M. Gabay, S. Thiel, G. Hammerl, J. Mannhart, J.-M. Triscone

Electric field control of the LaAlO3/SrTiO3 interface ground state

Nature 456, 624 (2008).
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E. Bousquet, M. Dawber, N. Stucki, C. Lichtensteiger, P. Hermet, S. Gariglio, J.-M. Triscone, P. Ghosez

Improper ferroelectricity in perovskite oxide artificial superlattices

Nature 452, 732 (2008).
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N. Reyren, S. Thiel, A. D. Caviglia, L. Fitting Kourkoutis, G. Hammer, C. Richter, C. W. Schneider, T. Kopp, A.-S. Ruetschi, D. Jaccard, M. Gabay, D. A. Muller, J.-M. Triscone, J. Mannhart

Superconducting Interfaces Between Insulating Oxides

Science 317, 1196 (2007).
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