• Author(s): Björn Schrinski, Yu Yang, Uwe von Lüpke, Marius Bild, Yiwen Chu, Klaus Hornberger, Stefan Nimmrichter, and Matteo Fadel An experiment with an acoustic resonator demonstrates the quantum superposition of 1016 atoms—a feat that nearly matches quantum tests based on matter interferometry. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 133604] Published Wed Mar 29, 2023
  • Author(s): T. Palazzo, A. J. Mitchell, G. J. Lane, A. E. Stuchbery, B. A. Brown, M. W. Reed, A. Akber, B. J. Coombes, J. T. H. Dowie, T. K. Eriksen, M. S. M. Gerathy, T. Kibédi, T. Tornyi, and M. O. de Vries Observations deliver evidence of an exotic “sixth-order” electromagnetic transition in the gamma-ray emission of an iron isotope, a finding that could provide new ways to test nuclear models. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 122503] Published Fri...
  • Author(s): Ivana Stiperski and Marc Calaf The first generalization for all flow conditions of the 70-year old Monin-Obukhov similarity theory using an ensemble of atmospheric measurements covering the widest range of atmospheric complexity explains turbulence in complex atmospheric conditions [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 124001] Published Fri Mar 24, 2023
  • Author(s): Jun Ishihara, Takachika Mori, Takuya Suzuki, Sota Sato, Ken Morita, Makoto Kohda, Yuzo Ohno, and Kensuke Miyajima Researchers use an optical vortex beam to create a stable pattern of electron spins in a thin layer of semiconductor material. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 126701] Published Fri Mar 24, 2023
  • Author(s): Andrew Pocklington, Yu-Xin Wang, and A. A. Clerk A new class of dynamical instabilities generated by a stable photonic lattice Hamiltonian and stable dissipative pairing interaction is sensitive to wavefunction localization and allows selective excitation and entanglement of pure topological photonic edge states with minimal resources. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 123602] Published Thu Mar 23, 2023
  • Author(s): Song Jiang, Tomáš Neuman, Rémi Bretel, Alex Boeglin, Fabrice Scheurer, Eric Le Moal, and Guillaume Schull Spatial maps of the light emitted by an excited molecule reveal how the emission depends on the molecule’s charge states. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 126202] Published Tue Mar 21, 2023
  • Author(s): Md. Shafayat Hossain, Meng K. Ma, Y. J. Chung, S. K. Singh, A. Gupta, K. W. West, K. W. Baldwin, L. N. Pfeiffer, R. Winkler, and M. Shayegan An in-plane magnetic field and valley occupancy can tune phase transitions in an even-denominator quantum Hall regime. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 126301] Published Mon Mar 20, 2023