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  • Superconductivity: A potential hide-out for Majorana fermions

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... lights Superconductivity: A potential hide-out for Majorana fermions 12/25/2018 A hybrid material could be a good plac... is a promising host for elusive particles known as Majorana fermions 1 . Such a platform could lead to new application... ermion that is its own antiparticle, the so-called Majorana fermion. While Majorana fermions have yet to be observed a...
  • Topological superconductors: Turning a conventional superconductor into a topological one

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... use they could host exotic quasiparticles known as Majorana fermions. Named after the Italian physicist who predicted ... their existence about 80 years ago, Majorana fermions are attractive for realizing fault-tolerant quant... ducting proximity effect. But it is hard to detect Majorana fermions in such topological superconductors. “Since the s...
  • Spintronics: Using nature’s symmetries

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... to contain an unusual class of particle known as a Majorana fermion. As their own anti-particle, these fermions posses... ng further investigation into the existence of the Majorana fermion. “One interesting future possibility is to create ... ed by said author. keywords tin telluride topology Majorana fermions crystal symmetry Tweet more Research Highlights R...
  • AIMResearch-2018.pdf

    RESEARCHWPI Advanced Institute for Materials Research HIGHLIGHTS 2018 A publication of the TABLE... les 17 Superconductivity: A potential hide-out for Majorana fermions IN THE SPOTLIGHT 18 Deepening existing connection... LIGHTS Superconductivity: A potential hide-out for Majorana fermions A system created by AIMR researchers consisting o... is a promising host for elusive particles known as Majorana fermions1. Such a platform could lead to new applications ...
  • Seeking synergies between fields and countries

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... und firm evidence for the existence of the elusive Majorana fermion — a particle that is its own antiparticle, which w...
  • AIMResearch-2019.pdf

    RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS 2019 A publication of the WPI Advanced Institute for Materials Research TABL... tstanding researchers from his discovery of chiral Majorana fermions and spintronics all over the world. In 2017, AIMR... urther classified into three types: Dirac, Weyl or Majorana fermions. Of these, only Dirac fermions have been observed... und firm evidence for the existence of the elusive Majorana fermion — a particle that is its own antiparticle, which w...
  • AIMResearch-2013.pdf

    RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS 2013 A publication of the WPI Advanced Institute for Materials Research RESE... to contain an unusual class of particle known as a Majorana fermion. As their own anti-particle, these fermions posses... ng further investigation into the existence of the Majorana fermion. “One interesting future possibility is to create ...