Markus Morgenstern Do Weak Topological Insulators Exist Outside Theoretical Mathematical Concepts?
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Recent research has shown that solid materials can be classified based on their electronic band structure using the abstract mathematical concept of topology. In this video MARKUS MORGENSTERN explains how interdisciplinary research found the first material of a topological type called “weak topological insulators” and how this might solve problems in the field of quantum computation.
LT Video Publication DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21036/LTPUB10189
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- Nature Physics
- Published in 2015