Competing orders in Iron based superconductors

In January 2008 a new family of superconductors has been discovered…

Frustrated Phase Separation

A large variety of systems with competing short and long range…

Polarons in organic single crystal FET's

Organic field effect transistors (OFETs) are providing exciting…

Unconventional antiferromagnetism due to Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interactions

The relevance of antisymmetric superexchange interactions in…

Strongly Correlated Superconductivity: how can repulsion enhance Tc?

In conventional superconductors, the repulsive interaction…

Spin-orbit interaction and spintronics

One of the new frontiers in condensed matter physics is development…

Inhomogeneities in Cuprates

If the mechanism of high-Tc superconductivity is electronic,…

Unconventional electron-phonon interaction and nonadiabatic effects

The conventional understanding of the electron-phonon phenomenology…