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Author(s): Jaehong Park, Damiano Caprioli, and Anatoly SpitkovskyWe study diffusive shock acceleration (DSA) of protons and electrons at nonrelativistic, high Mach number, quasiparallel, collisionless … - Finding the Elusive E×B Staircase in Magnetized Plasmas

Author(s): G. Dif-Pradalier, G. Hornung, Ph. Ghendrih, Y. Sarazin, F. Clairet, L. Vermare, P. H. Diamond, J. Abiteboul, T. Cartier-Michaud, C. Ehrlacher, D. Estève, X. Garbet, V. Grandgirard, Ö. D. Gü … - Wetting Transition for Carbon Nanotube Arrays under Metal Contacts

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Author(s): S. S. Kondov, W. R. McGehee, W. Xu, and B. DeMarcoWe observe the emergence of a disorder-induced insulating state in a strongly interacting atomic Fermi gas trapped in an optical lattice. T … - Suppression of Laser Nonuniformity Imprinting Using a Thin High-Z Coating

Author(s): Max Karasik, J. L. Weaver, Y. Aglitskiy, J. Oh, and S. P. ObenschainImprinting of laser nonuniformity is a limiting factor in direct-drive inertial confinement fusion experiments, particula … - Statistical Simulation of the Magnetorotational Dynamo

Author(s): J. Squire and A. BhattacharjeeTurbulence and dynamo induced by the magnetorotational instability (MRI) are analyzed using quasilinear statistical simulation methods. It is found that homoge … - Magnon-Driven Domain-Wall Motion with the Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya Interaction

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Author(s): Sahin Buyukdagli, Ralf Blossey, and T. Ala-NissilaWe predict streaming current inversion with multivalent counterions in hydrodynamically driven polymer translocation events from a correlat … - Comment on “Counterintuitive Dispersion Violating Kramers-Kronig Relations in Gain Slabs”

Author(s): D. G. Baranov, A. A. Zyablovsky, A. V. Dorofeenko, A. P. Vinogradov, and A. A. LisyanskyA Comment on the Letter by L.-G. Wang et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 233601 (2014).PRLTAO10.1103/PhysR … - Wang et al. Reply

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Author(s): J. P. Lees et al. (BABAR Collaboration)We present a measurement of the asymmetry ACP between same-sign inclusive dilepton samples ℓ+ℓ+ and ℓ-ℓ- (ℓ=e, μ) from semileptonic B decays in ϒ(4S)→ … - Ballistic Protons in Incoherent Exclusive Vector Meson Production as a Measure of Rare Parton Fluctuations at an Electron-Ion Collider

Author(s): T. Lappi, H. Mäntysaari, and R. VenugopalanWe argue that the proton multiplicities measured in Roman pot detectors at an electron ion collider can be used to determine centrality classes in … - Magnetic Moments of Chromium-Doped Gold Clusters: The Anderson Impurity Model in Finite Systems

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Author(s): K. Suzuki, B. Barbiellini, Y. Orikasa, N. Go, H. Sakurai, S. Kaprzyk, M. Itou, K. Yamamoto, Y. Uchimoto, Yung Jui Wang, H. Hafiz, A. Bansil, and Y. SakuraiWe present an incisive spectroscop … - Foreshock and Aftershocks in Simple Earthquake Models

Author(s): J. Kazemian, K. F. Tiampo, W. Klein, and R. DominguezMany models of earthquake faults have been introduced that connect Gutenberg-Richter (GR) scaling to triggering processes. However, natu … - Publisher’s Note: Longitudinal Target-Spin Asymmetries for Deeply Virtual Compton Scattering [Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 032001 (2015)]

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Author(s): Sergei L. Lukyanov, Hubert Saleur, Jesper L. Jacobsen, and Romain VasseurIt is well known that the ground states of a Fermi liquid with and without a single Kondo impurity have an overlap t … - Effective Potentials and Morphological Transitions for Binary Black Hole Spin Precession

Author(s): Michael Kesden, Davide Gerosa, Richard O’Shaughnessy, Emanuele Berti, and Ulrich SperhakeWe derive an effective potential for binary black hole (BBH) spin precession at second post-Newtonia … - Constraints on an Annihilation Signal from a Core of Constant Dark Matter Density around the Milky Way Center with H.E.S.S.

Author(s): A. Abramowski et al. (H.E.S.S. Collaboration)An annihilation signal of dark matter is searched for from the central region of the Milky Way. Data acquired in dedicated on-off observations o … - Multichromatic Narrow-Energy-Spread Electron Bunches from Laser-Wakefield Acceleration with Dual-Color Lasers

Author(s): M. Zeng, M. Chen, L. L. Yu, W. B. Mori, Z. M. Sheng, B. Hidding, D. A. Jaroszynski, and J. ZhangA method based on laser wakefield acceleration with controlled ionization injection triggered … - Pressure-Induced Valence Crossover and Novel Metamagnetic Behavior near the Antiferromagnetic Quantum Phase Transition of YbNi_{3}Ga_{9}

Author(s): K. Matsubayashi, T. Hirayama, T. Yamashita, S. Ohara, N. Kawamura, M. Mizumaki, N. Ishimatsu, S. Watanabe, K. Kitagawa, and Y. UwatokoWe report electrical resistivity, ac magnetic susceptib … - Impact of Electron-Hole Correlations on the 1T-TiSe_{2} Electronic Structure

Author(s): G. Monney, C. Monney, B. Hildebrand, P. Aebi, and H. BeckSeveral experiments have been performed on 1T-TiSe2 in order to identify whether the electronic structure is semimetallic or semicon … - Crossover from Super- to Subdiffusive Motion and Memory Effects in Crystalline Organic Semiconductors

Author(s): G. De Filippis, V. Cataudella, A. S. Mishchenko, N. Nagaosa, A. Fierro, and A. de CandiaThe transport properties at finite temperature of crystalline organic semiconductors are investigated … - Snapshots of the Fluctuating Hydrogen Bond Network in Liquid Water on the Sub-Femtosecond Timescale with Vibrational Resonant Inelastic x-ray Scattering

Author(s): A. Pietzsch, F. Hennies, P. S. Miedema, B. Kennedy, J. Schlappa, T. Schmitt, V. N. Strocov, and A. FöhlischLiquid water molecules interact strongly with each other, forming a fluctuating hy … - Two Fermions in a Double Well: Exploring a Fundamental Building Block of the Hubbard Model

Author(s): Simon Murmann, Andrea Bergschneider, Vincent M. Klinkhamer, Gerhard Zürn, Thomas Lompe, and Selim JochimA simple system consisting of a pair of atoms in a two-site “minicrystal” is able to … - Turbulent Black Holes

Author(s): Huan Yang, Aaron Zimmerman, and Luis LehnerA rapidly rotating black hole can have a horizon instability, where certain modes become excited and grow. The behavior is analogous to turbulence … - Orbital Resonances Around Black Holes

Author(s): Jeandrew Brink, Marisa Geyer, and Tanja HindererWe compute the length and time scales associated with resonant orbits around Kerr black holes for all orbital and spin parameters. Resonance- … - Simulation of Black Hole Collisions in Asymptotically Anti–de Sitter Spacetimes

Author(s): Hans Bantilan and Paul RomatschkeWe present results from the evolution of spacetimes that describe the merger of asymptotically global anti–de Sitter black holes in 5D with an SO(3) symmetr … - Static Quark-Antiquark Potential in the Quark-Gluon Plasma from Lattice QCD

Author(s): Yannis Burnier, Olaf Kaczmarek, and Alexander RothkopfWe present a state-of-the-art determination of the complex valued static quark-antiquark potential at phenomenologically relevant tempe … - Transverse Wobbling in ^{135}Pr

Author(s): J. T. Matta et al.A pair of transverse wobbling bands is observed in the nucleus 135Pr. The wobbling is characterized by ΔI=1, E2 transitions between the bands, and a decrease in the wobbli … - Tunneling Dynamics in Multiphoton Ionization and Attoclock Calibration

Author(s): Michael Klaiber, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. KeitelThe intermediate domain of strong-field ionization between the tunneling and multiphoton regimes is investigated using the st … - Surface Aligned Magnetic Moments and Hysteresis of an Endohedral Single-Molecule Magnet on a Metal

Author(s): Rasmus Westerström, Anne-Christine Uldry, Roland Stania, Jan Dreiser, Cinthia Piamonteze, Matthias Muntwiler, Fumihiko Matsui, Stefano Rusponi, Harald Brune, Shangfeng Yang, Alexey Popov, B … - Transition to Chaos in Random Networks with Cell-Type-Specific Connectivity

Author(s): Johnatan Aljadeff, Merav Stern, and Tatyana SharpeeIn neural circuits, statistical connectivity rules strongly depend on cell-type identity. We study dynamics of neural networks with cell-t … - Pressure-Driven Suspension Flow near Jamming

Author(s): Sangwon Oh, Yi-qiao Song, Dmitry I. Garagash, Brice Lecampion, and Jean DesrochesWe report here magnetic resonance imaging measurements performed on suspensions with a bulk solid volume fra … - Compressibility of a Fermionic Mott Insulator of Ultracold Atoms

Author(s): Pedro M. Duarte, Russell A. Hart, Tsung-Lin Yang, Xinxing Liu, Thereza Paiva, Ehsan Khatami, Richard T. Scalettar, Nandini Trivedi, and Randall G. HuletWe characterize the Mott insulating r … - Stability of Anti–de Sitter Space in Einstein-Gauss-Bonnet Gravity

Author(s): Nils Deppe, Allison Kolly, Andrew Frey, and Gabor KunstatterRecently it has been argued that in Einstein gravity anti–de Sitter spacetime is unstable against the formation of black holes fo … - Gravitational Redshift of Galaxies in Clusters from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey and the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey

Author(s): Iftach Sadeh, Low Lerh Feng, and Ofer LahavThe gravitational redshift effect allows one to directly probe the gravitational potential in clusters of galaxies. Following up on Wojtak et al. … - Accelerated Gravitational Wave Parameter Estimation with Reduced Order Modeling

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Author(s): Andreas Brandhuber, Brenda Penante, Gabriele Travaglini, and Donovan YoungWe apply maximally helicity violating (MHV) diagrams to the derivation of the one-loop dilatation operator of N=4 s … - Directional Antineutrino Detection

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Author(s): Charles Gale, Yoshimasa Hidaka, Sangyong Jeon, Shu Lin, Jean-François Paquet, Robert D. Pisarski, Daisuke Satow, Vladimir V. Skokov, and Gojko VujanovicWe consider a nonperturbative approac … - Measurements of the Nuclear Modification Factor for Jets in Pb+Pb Collisions at sqrt[s_{NN}]=2.76 TeV with the ATLAS Detector

Author(s): G. Aad et al. (ATLAS Collaboration)Measurements of inclusive jet production are performed in pp and Pb+Pb collisions at √sNN=2.76 TeV with the ATLAS detector at the LHC, corresponding to i … - Improved Intrapulse Raman Scattering Control via Asymmetric Airy Pulses

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Author(s): I. L. Aleiner, A. V. Andreev, and V. VinokurWe show that the transport and thermodynamic properties of a singly connected disordered conductor exhibit quantum Aharonov-Bohm oscillations as … - Dynamical Criticality in the Collective Activity of a Population of Retinal Neurons

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Author(s): Paul Busch and Neil StevensThe uncertainty principle being a cornerstone of quantum mechanics, it is surprising that, in nearly 90 years, there have been no direct tests of measurement unce … - Composable Security Proof for Continuous-Variable Quantum Key Distribution with Coherent States

Author(s): Anthony LeverrierWe give the first composable security proof for continuous-variable quantum key distribution with coherent states against collective attacks. Crucially, in the limit of lar … - Fermion-Fermion Scattering in Quantum Field Theory with Superconducting Circuits

Author(s): L. García-Álvarez, J. Casanova, A. Mezzacapo, I. L. Egusquiza, L. Lamata, G. Romero, and E. SolanoWe propose an analog-digital quantum simulation of fermion-fermion scattering mediated by a … - Constraint on a Varying Proton-Electron Mass Ratio 1.5 Billion Years after the Big Bang

Author(s): J. Bagdonaite, W. Ubachs, M. T. Murphy, and J. B. WhitmoreThe spectrum of a distant quasar reveals no sign of changes in the mass ratio of the proton and the electron over 12 billion years, … - Right-Handed Quark Mixing in Left-Right Symmetric Theory

Author(s): Goran Senjanović and Vladimir TelloWe give exact formulas for the right-handed analog of the Cabibbo-Kobayashi-Maskawa (CKM) matrix in the minimal left-right symmetric theory, for the case … - Observation of Deflection of a Beam of Multi-GeV Electrons by a Thin Crystal

Author(s): U. Wienands, T. W. Markiewicz, J. Nelson, R. J. Noble, J. L. Turner, U. I. Uggerhøj, T. N. Wistisen, E. Bagli, L. Bandiera, G. Germogli, V. Guidi, A. Mazzolari, R. Holtzapple, and M. Miller … - Nonhelical Inverse Transfer of a Decaying Turbulent Magnetic Field

Author(s): Axel Brandenburg, Tina Kahniashvili, and Alexander G. TevzadzeIn the presence of magnetic helicity, inverse transfer from small to large scales is well known in magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) tu … - Breakdown of the Fermi Liquid Description for Strongly Interacting Fermions

Author(s): Yoav Sagi, Tara E. Drake, Rabin Paudel, Roman Chapurin, and Deborah S. JinThe nature of the normal state of an ultracold Fermi gas in the BCS-BEC crossover regime is an intriguing and contr … - Structure and Local Chemical Properties of Boron-Terminated Tetravacancies in Hexagonal Boron Nitride

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Author(s): Flavio Romano and Francesco SciortinoWe design an all-DNA system that behaves like vitrimers, innovative plastics with self-healing and stress-releasing properties. The DNA sequences are en … - Constraining the 6.05 MeV 0^{+} and 6.13 MeV 3^{−} Cascade Transitions in the ^{12}C(α,γ)^{16}O Reaction Using the Asymptotic Normalization Coefficients

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Author(s): Ben Gripaios and Dave SutherlandThe quantum theory of fields is largely based on studying perturbations around noninteracting, or free, field theories, which correspond to a collection of q … - Two-Dimensional Spectroscopy for the Study of Ion Coulomb Crystals

Author(s): A. Lemmer, C. Cormick, C. T. Schmiegelow, F. Schmidt-Kaler, and M. B. PlenioIon Coulomb crystals are currently establishing themselves as a highly controllable test bed for mesoscopic syste … - Ground-State Degeneracy of Topological Phases on Open Surfaces

Author(s): Ling-Yan Hung and Yidun WanWe relate the ground state degeneracy of a non-Abelian topological phase on a surface with boundaries to the anyon condensates that break the topological phase in … - Gapped Domain Walls, Gapped Boundaries, and Topological Degeneracy

Author(s): Tian Lan, Juven C. Wang, and Xiao-Gang WenGapped domain walls, as topological line defects between (2+1)D topologically ordered states, are examined. We provide simple criteria to determine … - Universal Increase in the Superconducting Critical Temperature of Two-Dimensional Semiconductors at Low Doping by the Electron-Electron Interaction

Author(s): Matteo Calandra, Paolo Zoccante, and Francesco MauriIn two-dimensional multivalley semiconductors, at low doping, even a moderate electron-electron interaction enhances the response to any … - Measurement of Critical Currents of Superconducting Aluminum Nanowires in External Magnetic Fields: Evidence for a Weber Blockade

Author(s): Tyler Morgan-Wall, Benjamin Leith, Nikolaus Hartman, Atikur Rahman, and Nina MarkovićAn applied field can control the entry and exit of single quanta of magnetic flux (vortices) in supercon … - Constraints on Topological Order in Mott Insulators

Author(s): Michael P. Zaletel and Ashvin VishwanathWe point out certain symmetry induced constraints on topological order in Mott insulators (quantum magnets with an odd number of spin 1/2 moments per … - Universality in the Morphology and Mechanics of Coarsening Amyloid Fibril Networks

Author(s): L. G. Rizzi, D. A. Head, and S. AuerPeptide hydrogels have important applications as biomaterials and in nanotechnology, but utilization often depends on their mechanical properties for whi … - Kinesin-8 Motors Improve Nuclear Centering by Promoting Microtubule Catastrophe

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Author(s): C. Hamner, Yongping Zhang, M. A. Khamehchi, Matthew J. Davis, and P. EngelsWe investigate a spin-orbit-coupled Bose-Einstein condensate loaded into a translating optical lattice. We experim … - Dispersion Engineering for Vertical Microcavities Using Subwavelength Gratings

Author(s): Zhaorong Wang, Bo Zhang, and Hui DengWe show that the energy-momentum dispersion of a vertical semiconductor microcavity can be modified by design using a high-index-contrast subwavelength … - Nanomechanics of Bidentate Thiolate Ligands on Gold Surfaces

Author(s): Martin E. Zoloff Michoff, Jordi Ribas-Arino, and Dominik MarxThe effect of the chain length separating sulfur atoms in bidentate thiols attached to defective gold surfaces on the rupture of … - Stochastic Phenotype Transition of a Single Cell in an Intermediate Region of Gene State Switching

Author(s): Hao Ge, Hong Qian, and X. Sunney XieMultiple phenotypic states often arise in a single cell with different gene-expression states that undergo transcription regulation with positive feedbac … - Determinism, Independence, and Objectivity are Incompatible

Author(s): Radu Ionicioiu, Robert B. Mann, and Daniel R. TernoHidden-variable models aim to reproduce the results of quantum theory and to satisfy our classical intuition. Their refutation is usually … - Search for Displaced Supersymmetry in Events with an Electron and a Muon with Large Impact Parameters

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Author(s): Nathaniel Craig, Simon Knapen, and Pietro LonghiA new class of models, rooted in ideas of extra dimensions of space, is proposed that protect the Higgs mass from large loop corrections.[Phy … - Three Loop Cusp Anomalous Dimension in QCD

Author(s): Andrey Grozin, Johannes M. Henn, Gregory P. Korchemsky, and Peter MarquardWe present the full analytic result for the three loop angle-dependent cusp anomalous dimension in QCD. With this r … - Plasma Luminescence from Femtosecond Filaments in Air: Evidence for Impact Excitation with Circularly Polarized Light Pulses

Author(s): Sergey Mitryukovskiy, Yi Liu, Pengji Ding, Aurélien Houard, Arnaud Couairon, and André MysyrowiczFilaments produced in air by intense femtosecond laser pulses emit UV luminescence from exci … - Efficient Real-Time Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory Method and its Application to a Collision of an Ion with a 2D Material

Author(s): Zhi Wang, Shu-Shen Li, and Lin-Wang WangWe have developed an efficient real-time time-dependent density functional theory (TDDFT) method that can increase the effective time step from <1 … - Laser Filamentation as a New Phase Transition Universality Class

Author(s): W. Ettoumi, J. Kasparian, and J.-P. WolfA powerful laser beam separates into many smaller filaments that undergo a phase transition similar to fluid percolating through a porous material. [ … - Surface-Induced Optimal Packing of Two-Dimensional Molecular Networks

Author(s): Guillaume Copie, Fabrizio Cleri, Younes Makoudi, Christophe Krzeminski, Maxime Berthe, Frédéric Cherioux, Frank Palmino, and Bruno GrandidierHigh-density packing in organic crystals is usua … - Ultrafast Structural Dynamics of the Fe-Pnictide Parent Compound BaFe_{2}As_{2}

Author(s): L. Rettig, S. O. Mariager, A. Ferrer, S. Grübel, J. A. Johnson, J. Rittmann, T. Wolf, S. L. Johnson, G. Ingold, P. Beaud, and U. StaubUsing femtosecond time-resolved x-ray diffraction we in … - Effects of Macromolecular Crowding on the Collapse of Biopolymers

Author(s): Hongsuk Kang, Philip A. Pincus, Changbong Hyeon, and D. ThirumalaiExperiments show that macromolecular crowding modestly reduces the size of intrinsically disordered proteins even at a volu …