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News and Research Highlights

Alžběta’s recent PRL

26 Mar 2021, 10:00

source: Physical Review Letters

Wonderful news! Our PhD student Alžběta Kadlecová is the only Czech coauthor on a recent article published in Physical Review Letters. In a collaboration with Université Paris-Saclay, a surprising decrease of the AC Josephson current in a carbon nanotube quantum dot is studied. Congratulations, Alžběta!

Jakub’s successful PhD defense

25 Mar 2021, 0:00

source: Doctoral thesis: Topological insulators and magnetic order

Jakub Šebesta defended his PhD thesis on March 15. Congratulations, Jakub, and best wishes for your new postdoc career! Jakub stayed in our group for a bit more than four years and published four articles, including a very recent paper in Physical Review B .

Our research on the APL cover

6 Dec 2020, 20:00

source: Applied Physics Letters

Recently our theory-experiment collaboration on the ultrafast spin manipulation using precisely tailored femtosecond laser pulses has been published in the Applied Physics Letters. It has been selected as a featured article at the cover of the latest APL issue.

Advances and challenges in single-molecule electron transport

1 Aug 2020, 8:00

source: Reviews of Modern Physics

A thorough review on measurement techniques and recent theories on electronic transport in single molecule magnets coauthored by R. Korytár just appeared in Reviews of Modern Physics.


Our group also participates in COST Action Nanoscale Coherent Hybrid Devices for Superconducting Quantum Technologies (Nanocohybri), supported by the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST)

For more information see the video or contact T. Novotný.

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