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SingleCrystal Growth of a Cuprate Superconductor with the Highest Critical Temperature
2024520
Millimetersized single crystals of a trilayer cuprate superconductor (Hg,Re)Ba_{2}Ca_{2}Cu_{3}O_{8+δ} that exhibits the highest superconducting transition temperature under ambient pressure, were grown reproducibly and safely.Superconductivity

PICKUPThe Mysterious Superconductivity of Sr2RuO4
2024822
Researchers review the recent advancements made towards solving the mysteries of the unconventional superconductivity of Sr_{2}RuO_{4}, analyzing recent experiments and theoretical models and proposing approaches to resolve current challenges.
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Discovery of Unconventional PressureInduced Superconductivity in CrAs
2024813
A new study has discovered pressureinduced superconductivity in the helimagnet CrAs, originating in the vicinity of the helimagnetic ordering, representing the first example of superconductivity in Crbased magnetic systems.
Electronic transport in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Microscopic Exploration of Electronic States in Nickelate Superconductors
2024531
The multilayered nickelates, La_{3}Ni_{2}O_{7} and La_{4}Ni_{3}O_{10} , were investigated using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) at ambient pressure. Metallic electronic states under the density wave order were observed microscopically for both compounds.
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
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Cooking in Salt for UltraClean Superconductor UTe_{2}
2024430
A new crystal growth technique, the molten salt flux liquid transport method, was developed to produce highquality single crystals of spintriplet superconductor UTe_{2}. This method is promising for exploring the exotic superconductivity of other materials.
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PICKUPExploring Electronic States in BEDTTTF Organic Superconductors
2024424
This review, published in the Journal of the Physical Society of Japan, provides a comprehensive summary of the electronic states observed in BEDTTTF type organic superconductors, including metalinsulator transitions, Mottness transitions, nonFermi liquids, quantum spin liquids, and BoseEinstein condensation.
Electronic transport in condensed matter
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
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A New Superconductor Family with Various Magnetic Elements
20231027
A new superconductor family, Sc_{6}MTe_{2}, has been discovered, comprising seven variations with magnetic elements labeled as M. Notably, only a few known superconductor families exist that involve various magnetic elements.
Crossdisciplinary physics and related areas of science and technology
Electron states in condensed matter
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Exploring Vortex Dynamics in a Multiband Superconductor
2023822
We measured the microwave fluxflow Hall effect in FeSe, where the cancellation of holes and electrons was observed. This is a novel effect of multiband superconductors.
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Double Superconductivity in Nodal Line Material NaAlSi; Coexistence of Bulk and 2D Superconductivities
2023726
Unique diamagnetic torque signals are found in the nodal line material NaAlSi, which suggests the presence of double superconductivity; i.e., bulk superconductivity and 2D superconductivity on the crystal surface.
Electronic structure and electrical properties of surfaces and nanostructures
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PICKUPSelfEnergy Singularity Explains HighTemperature Superconductivity in Cuprates
2023718
A new review discusses the hightemperature superconductivity mechanisms in copper oxides, explaining the various phases observed in these materials based on a nonperturbative effect called selfenergy singularity.
Electron states in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Ultra Purification Unveils the Intrinsic Nature in SpinTriplet Superconductor UTe_{2}
202375
Microscopic spinsusceptibility measurements in ultrapure UTe_{2} samples reveal that superconducting symmetry is analogous to the superfluidity of the ^{3}He Bphase and that U deficiency has a significant impact on superconducting properties.
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Fingerprint of Majorana Zero Modes through Nonlocal Measurements
2023523
The enhancement and robustness of the 2π periodic AharonovBohm effect can serve as a nonlocal probe of Majorana zero modes in topological superconductors that are not restricted by fermion parity.
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NonTrivial Superconductivity in the Semimetal EuAuBi
2023222
Magnetic order and superconductivity coexist in a noncentrosymmetric topological semimetal, EuAuBi. EuAuBi exhibits a large, anisotropic critical field with Rashba spin–orbit coupling, which can help develop superconducting spintronic materials.
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Observing the de Haas–van Alphen Effect to Unveil the Electronic Structure of UTe_{2} Superconductor
20221116
The topology of Fermi surfaces with heavy effective masses in strongly correlated topological superconductor UTe_{2 }was investigated using quantum oscillation measurements and theoretical calculations.
Electron states in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Strange Metal Behavior Potentially Associated to Hidden Electronic Nematicity
20221110
Ironbased superconductor, Ba_{1x}Rb_{x}Fe_{2}As_{2}, exhibits “strange metal” behavior—linear dependence of resistivity on temperature. It seems that hidden electronic nematic fluctuations play a greater role than the wellknown antiferromagnetic fluctuations.
Electronic transport in condensed matter
Superconductivity

TopologyBased Method for Determining the Order Parameter of the Putative SpinTriplet Superconductor UTe_{2}
2022929
The intrinsic anomalous thermal Hall effect can be an effective probe for the order parameters of nonunitary pairing states of the putative spintriplet superconductor UTe_{2}
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A New Route to the Realization of Topological Superconductivity
202281
We theoretically suggest that topological Weyl superconductivity can be realized by applying a supercurrent to noncentrosymmetric linenodal superconductors with spin–orbit coupling.
Electronic structure and electrical properties of surfaces and nanostructures
Superconductivity

Exploring Superconductivity in the Close Proximity of PolarNonpolar Structural Phase Transition
2022726
A polarnonpolar structural phase transition and corresponding increase in superconducting transition temperature T_{c }are observed in chemically doped PtBi_{2}. T_{c} increases as the system approaches the phase boundary.
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PTEP SPECIAL SECTION
New Phases of Matter: Topological Physics in the 21^{st} Century
2022719
Researchers from Japan highlight in an editorial our current understanding of topological phases of matter, focusing on the classification of the newly discovered symmetry protected topological phases.Fundamental Theory of Condensed Matter Physics, Statistical Mechanics, Fluid Dynamics,
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Theoretical Particle Physics

Origin of Metamagnetic Transition (MMT) in the SpinTriplet Superconductivity in UTe_{2}
202274
Stateoftheart magnetostriction measurements in a pulsedmagnetic field reveal the origin of a metamagnetic transition of spintriplet superconductor UTe_{2}. We propose that the uranium valence fluctuation plays a crucial role in its metamagnetic and superconducting transitions.
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
Superconductivity

New Classification Theory for Topological Gapless Superconducting Nodes
20211228
A new classification theory on topological superconducting gap nodes predicts two new gap structures emerging from a nonsymmorphic crystal symmetry and angular momentum.
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The Mysteries of Charge Order and Charge Fluctuations in Cuprate Superconductors
20211116
This Special Topics issue condenses the latest research on the enigmatic characteristics of hightemperature superconductivity in cuprates through the observation and elucidation of charge order, charge fluctuations, and other phenomena.Dielectric, optical, and other properties in condensed matter
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
Structure and mechanical and thermal properties in condensed matter
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Measurements and Implications of Shot Noise in Mesoscopic Systems
2021929
Shot noise measurements provide rewarding insights into system properties, nonequilibrium phenomena, and quantum effects in mesoscopic systems.
Electronic transport in condensed matter
Magnetic properties in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Semiconductor to Semimetal to Superconductor: An Excitonic Journey
2021816
A phase diagram was constructed for Ta_{2}NiSe_{5}, a promising candidate for excitonic insulators, using high pressure as a tuning parameter. The results indicated pressureinduced superconductivity in the semimetallic phase.Electronic transport in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Exotic Superconducting States in Transition Metal Tellurides
2021610
Nb_{2}Pd_{3}Te_{5} was found to show bulk superconductivity at 3.3 K. In contrast, Ta_{2}Pd_{3}Te_{5}, a 5d analogue of Nb_{2}Pd_{3}Te_{5}, showed nonmetallic electronic conduction, which was changed to show bulk superconductivity by chemical doping.
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Singlecrystal NaAlSi Shows Unconventional Superconductivity
2021329
Interesting normal and superconducting states of NaAlSi, a topological nodal line semimetal, were revealed by the measurements using the single crystals grown by the selfflux method.
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Exploring the Pseudogap in Cuprate Superconductors
2021322
Electronic nematic correlation, in which electronic degree of freedom breaks the crystal symmetry, was found to have a potential link to the origin of hightemperature superconductivity in cooper oxide materials.
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Solving Quantum Equations with Gauge Fields: How Explicit Integrators Based on a Bipartite Lattice and Affine Transformations Can Help
2021315
We proposed an explicit numerical integrator consisting of affine transformation pairs resulting from the checkerboard lattice for spatial discretization. It can efficiently solve time evolution equations that describe dynamical quantum phenomena under gauge fields, e.g., generation, motion, interaction of quantum vortices in superconductors or superfluids.
Mathematical methods, classical and quantum physics, relativity, gravitation, numerical simulation, computational modeling
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Review of CuttingEdge Research on Iron Selenide Superconductors
202133
Scientists review the incredible progress in our understanding of the superconducting properties of iron selenide and provide their own insights, taking us one step closer to revolutionizing energy and electronics.Crossdisciplinary physics and related areas of science and technology
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Toward a Hydrogen Society: Harnessing the Power of the Smallest Element
202133
Comprehensive curated reviews by researchers on the latest research in hydrogenrelated applications, including proton conductors, superconductivity, electrochemistry with hydrides, and more.Crossdisciplinary physics and related areas of science and technology
Structure and mechanical and thermal properties in condensed matter
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Hydrogen Science: Exploring the Properties of our Universe’s Smallest Building Block
202133
Reviews on the most recent advances in hydrogen science, including cuttingedge fundamental studies in condensed matter physics with hydrogencontaining materials.Crossdisciplinary physics and related areas of science and technology
Structure and mechanical and thermal properties in condensed matter
Superconductivity

Novel Material Shows Unconventional Superconductivity with Magnetic Order Under Pressure
202133
Multiple superconductivity wad found in the novel spintriplet superconductor UTe_{2}, which is called “Silicon of Quantum Computers”. A complicated spintriplet state is realized as a consequence of spin degree of freedom. This result will lead to a new state of topological superconductivity.Magnetic properties in condensed matter
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Magnetic Responses of Majorana Kramers Pairs on TimeReversal Invariant Topological Superconductors
202133
We reveal magnetic degrees of freedom of Majorana fermions and find a new type of response that are distinct from those of conventional electrons.Electronic structure and electrical properties of surfaces and nanostructures
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