Condensed Matter and Statistical Physics


Publication List 2016


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A. Lapini, M. Pagliai, S. Fanetti, M. Citroni, S. Scandolo, R. Bini and R. Righini

"Pressure Dependence of Hydrogen-Bond Dynamics in Liquid Water Probed by Ultrafast Infrared Spectroscopy"

J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7, 3579 (2016)


T. Zanca and G. E. Santoro

"Quantum annealing speedup over simulated annealing on random Ising Chains"

Phys. Rev. B 93, 224431 (2016)


L. Privitera and G. E. Santoro

"Quantum annealing and nonequilibrium dynamics of Floquet Chern insulators"

Phys. Rev. B 93, 241406(R) (2016)


J. Jin, A. Biella, O. Viyuela, L. Mazza, J. Keeling, R. Fazio and D. Rossini

"Cluster Mean-Field Approach to the Steady-State Phase Diagram of Dissipative Spin Systems"

Phys. Rev. X 6, 031011 (2016)


M. Campisi and R. Fazio

"Dissipation, correlation and lags in heat engines"

J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 49 345002 (2016)


A. De Pasquale, D. Rossini, R. Fazio and V. Giovannetti

"Local quantum thermal susceptibility"

Nature Communications 7, 12782 (2016)


B. L. Altshuler, E. Cuevas, L. B. Ioffe, and V. E. Kravtsov

"Nonergodic Phases in Strongly Disordered Random Regular Graphs"

Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 156601 (2016)


F. Iemini, A. Russomanno, D. Rossini, A. Scardicchio and R. Fazio

"Signatures of many-body localization in the dynamics of two-site entanglement"

Phys. Rev. B 94, 214206 (2016)


A. Bastianello, A. De Luca and G. Mussardo

"Non relativistic limit of integrable QFT and Lieb–Liniger models"

J. Stat. Mech. 123104 (2016)


B. Bhattacharya, U. Sarkar and N. Seriani

"Electronic Properties of Homo and Hetero Bilayer Graphyne: The Idea of a Nanocapacitor"

J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 26579 (2016)


E. Araujo-Lopez, L. A. Varilla, N. Seriani and J. A. Montoya

"TiO2 anatase's bulk and (001) surface, structural and electronic properties: A DFT study on the importance of Hubbard and van der Waals contributions"

Surface Science 653, 187 (2016)


J. Goold

"Viewpoint: Maxwell’s Demon Meet Nonequilibrium Quantum Thermodynamics"

Physics 9, 136 (2016)


 M. Znidaric, J.J. Mendoza-Areas, S. R. Clark and J. Goold

"Dephasing enhanced spin transport in the ergodic phase of a many-body localisable system"

Annalen Der Physik, 1600298 (2016)


V. K. Varma, S. Pilati and V. E. Kravtsov

"Conduction in quasiperiodic and quasirandom lattices: Fibonacci, Riemann, and Anderson models"

Phys. Rev. B 94, 214204 (2016)


M. N. Kiselev, D.V. Efremov, S. L. Drechsler, Jeroen van den Brink and K. Kikoin

"Coupled multiple-mode theory for s± pairing mechanism in iron based superconductors"

Sci. Rep. 6, 37508 (2016)


L. Pollet, M. N. Kiselev, N. V. Prokof'ev and B. V. Svistunov

"Grassamannization of classical models"

New J. Phys. 18, 113025 (2016)


D. Areán, L. A. Pando Zayas, I. Salazar Landea and A. Scardicchio

"Holographic disorder driven superconductor-metal transition"

Phys. Rev. D 94, 106003 (2016)


A. Yaya, C.P. Ewels, J.K. Efavi, B. Agyei-Tuffour, K. Kan-Dapaah, B. Onwona-Agyeman, E.K.K. Abavare, A. Hassanali and P.R. Briddon

 "A study of polybromide chain formation using carbon nanomaterials via density functional theory approach"

Cogent Engineering (2016), 3: 126150


I. Leven, R. Guerra, A. Vanossi, E. Tosatti and O. Hod

“Multiwalled nanotube faceting unravelled”

Nature Nanotech. 11, 1082-1086 (2016)


S. S. Naghavi, M. Fabrizio, T. Qin and E. Tosatti

“Nanoscale orbital excitations and the infrared spectrum of a molecular Mott insulator: A15-Cs3C60

Nanoscale 8, 17483-17488 (2016)


D. Plašienka, R. Martoňák and E. Tosatti

“Creating new layered structures at high pressures: SiS2

Scientific Reports 6, 37694 (2016)


N. Manini, O.M. Braun, E. Tosatti and A. Vanossi

“Friction and nonlinear dynamics” 

J. Phys-Cond Matt. 28, 293001 (2016)


F. Pellegrini, G. E. Santoro and E. Tosatti

"Charge density wave surface phase slips and non-contact nanofriction" in No-nonsense Physicist : An Overview of Gabriele Giuliani's Work and Life, Eds. Polini, M., Vignale, G., Pellegrini, V., Jain, J.K.

(Springer, 2016) pp. 95-106 (invited article)


R. Requist, P. P. Baruselli, A. Smogunov, M. Fabrizio, S. Modesti and E. Tosatti

"Metallic, Magnetic and Molecular Nanocontacts"

Nature Nanotechnology 11, 499 (2016)


R. Guerra, E. Tosatti and A. Vanossi

"Slider Thickness Promotes Lubricity: from 2D Islands to 3D Clusters"

Nanoscale 8, 11108 (2016)


S.V. Paronuzzi Ticco , G. Fornasier, N. Manini, G.E. Santoro, E. Tosatti and A. Vanossi

"Subharmonic Shapiro steps of sliding colloidal monolayers in optical lattices"

J. Physics Cond. Matt. 28, 134006 (2016)


L. Del Re, M. Fabrizio and E. Tosatti

"Nonequilibrium and nonhomogeneous phenomena around a first-order quantum phase transition"

Phys. Rev. B 93,125131 (2016)


P. M. Sheverdyaeva, R. Requist, P. Moras, S. K. Mahatha, M. Papagno, L. Ferrari, E. Tosatti, and C. Carbone

"Energy-momentum mapping of d-derived Au(111) states in a thin film "

Phys. Rev. B 93, 035113 (2016)


F. Pellegrini, F. P. Landes, A. Laio, S. Prestipino and E. Tosatti

"Markov state modeling of sliding friction"

Phys. Rev. E 94, 053001 (2016)


A. Russomanno and E. G. Dalla Torre

"Kibble-Zurek scaling in periodically driven quantum systems"

Europhys. Lett. 115, 30006 (2016)


A. Russomanno, G. E. Santoro and R. Fazio

"Entanglement entropy in a periodically driven Ising chain"

J. Stat. Mech. 073101, (2016)


S. Sappati, A. Hassanali, R. Gebauer and P. Ghosh

"Nuclear quantum effects in a HIV/cancer inhibitor: The case of ellipticine"

J. Chem. Phys. 145, 205102 (2016)


A. Andreanov, A. Scardicchio and S. Torquato

"Extreme lattices: symmetries and decorrelation"

J. Stat. Mech. 113301 (2016)


A. Chandran, A. Pal, C. R. Laumann and A. Scardicchio

"Many-body localization beyond eigenstates in all dimensions"

Phys. Rev. B 94, 144203 (2016)


 M. Müller, A. A. Nersesyan

"Classical impurities and boundary Majorana zero modes in quantum chains"

Annals of Physics  372 (2016) 482 - 522


M. Žnidarič, A. Scardicchio and V. K. Varma

"Diffusive and Subdiffusive Spin Transport in the Ergodic Phase of a Many-Body Localizable System"

Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 040601 (2016)


M. C. Strinati, L. Mazza, M. Endres, D. Rossini, and R. Fazio 

"Destruction of string order after a quantum quench"

Phys. Rev. B  94, 024302  (2016)


V. Mukherjee, S. Montangero, and R. Fazio

"Local shortcut to adiabaticity for quantum many-body systems"

Phys. Rev. A 93, 062108   (2016)


S. Pilati and E. Fratini

"Ferromagnetism in a repulsive atomic Fermi gas with correlated disorder"

Phys. Rev. A 93, 051604(R) – (2016)


R. Gebauer, M. H. Cohen and R. Car

"A well-scaling natural orbital theory"

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 113, 12913 (2016)


M. Campisi, and R. Fazio

"The power of a critical heat engine"

Nature Communications 7, 11895  (2016)


A. De Luca and G. Mussardo

"Equilibration properties of classical integrable field theories"

J. Stat. Mech. 064011 (2016)


A. Biella, A. De Luca, J. Viti, D. Rossini, L. Mazza,  and R. Fazio 

"Energy transport between two integrable spin chains"

Phys. Rev. B  93, 205121  (2016)


M. Schiró, C. Joshi, M. Bordyuh, R. Fazio, J. Keeling, and H. E. Türeci

"Exotic Attractors of the Nonequilibrium Rabi-Hubbard Model"

Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 143603  (2016)


A. V. Parafilo, S. I. Kulinich, L. Y. Gorelik, M. N. Kiselev, R. I. Shekhter, and M. Jonson

"Spin-mediated Photomechanical Coupling of a Nanoelectromechanical Shuttle"

 Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 057202   (2016)


J. P. Jerico, F. P. Landes, M. Marsili, I. P. Castillo and V. Volpati

"When does inequality freeze an economy?"

J. Stat. Mech. 073402, (2016)


F. Iemini, D. Rossini, R. Fazio, S. Diehl and L. Mazza

"Dissipative topological superconductors in number-conserving systems"

 Phys. Rev. B  93, 115113   (2016)


S. Barbarino, L. Taddia, D. Rossini, L. Mazza and R. Fazio

"Synthetic gauge fields in synthetic dimensions: interactions and chiral edge modes"

New J. Phys.  18, 035010  (2016)


 M. Gerster, M. Rizzi, F. Tschirsich, P. Silvi, R. Fazio and S. Montangero 

"Superfluid density and quasi-long-range order in the one-dimensional disordered Bose–Hubbard model"

New J. Phys. 18, 015015 (2016)


E. German and R. Gebauer

"Improvement of Hydrogen Vacancy Diffusion Kinetics in MgH2 by Niobium- and Zirconium-Doping for Hydrogen Storage Applications"

J. Phys. Chem. C  120,  4806-4812  (2016)


K. Ulman , M.-T. Nguyen , N. Seriani and R. Gebauer

"Passivation of surface states of alpha-Fe2O3(0001) surface by deposition of Ga2O3 overlayers: A density functional theory study"

J. Chem. Phys.  144, 094701  (2016)


D. Pinotsi, L. Grisanti, P. Mahou, R. Gebauer, C. F. Kaminski, A. Hassanali and G. S. K. Schierle

"Proton Transfer and Structure-Specific Fluorescence in Hydrogen Bond-Rich Protein Structures"

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138,  3046-3057  (2016)


P. Gasparotto , A. A. Hassanali and M. Ceriotti

"Probing Defects and Correlations in the Hydrogen-Bond Network of ab Initio Water"

J. Chem. Theory Comput.  12, 1953-1964  (2016)


J. Cuny, Y. Xie, C. J. Pickard and A. A. Hassanali

"Ab Initio Quality NMR Parameters in Solid-State Materials Using a High-Dimensional Neural-Network Representation"

J. Chem. Theory Comput.  12,  765-773  (2016)


 N. Agmon, H. Bakker, K. Campen, R. Henchman, P. Pohl, S. Roke, M. Thamer and A.A. Hassanali

"Protons and Hydroxide Ions in Aqueous Systems"

 Chem. Rev. 116 (13), 7642  (2016)


 Y. Crespo and A.A. Hassanali

"Characterizing the local solvation environment of OH- in water clusters with AIMD"

 J. Chem. Phys. 144, 074304   (2016)


Marie-Claire Bellissent-Funel, Ali Hassanali, Martina Havenith, Richard Henchman, Peter Pohl, Fabio Sterpone, David van der Spoel, Yao Xu, and Angel E Garcia 

"Water Determines the Structure and Dynamics of Proteins"

Chem. Rev. 116 (13), 7673   (2016)


 A. Shnirman, A. Saha, I.S. Burmistrov, M.N. Kiselev, A. Altland, and Y. Gefen

"U(1) and SU(2) quantum dissipative systems: The Caldeira-Leggett vs. the Amegaokar-Eckern-Schoen approaches" 

 JETP 122 (3), 576   (2016)


A. C. Cubero, G. Mussardo and M. Panfil

"Quench dynamics in two-dimensional integrable SUSY models"

J. Stat. Mech.  033115 (2016)


 N. Liu, J. Goold, I. Fuentes, V. Vedral, K. Modi and D. Bruschi

"Quantum thermodynamics for a model of an expanding universe"

  Class. Quantum Grav. 33, 035003   (2016)


 J. Goold, M. Huber, A. Riera, L. del Rio, and P. Skrzypczyk

"The role of quantum information in thermodynamics - a topical review"

J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 49, 143001   (2016)


 J. P. P. Silva, R. S. Sarthour, A. M. Souza, I. S. Oliveira, J. Goold, K. Modi, D. O. Soares-Pinto, L. C. Celeri

 "Experimental demonstration of information to energy conversion in a quantum system at the Landauer Limit"

Proc. R. Soc. A 472, 20150813    (2016)


 W. de Roeck, F. Huveneers, M. Müller, and M. Schiulaz

"Absence of many-body mobility edges"

 Phys. Rev. B 93, 014203   (2016)


F. Pietracaprina, V. Ros and A. Scardicchio

"Forward approximation as a mean-field approximation for the Anderson and many-body localization transitions"

 Phys. Rev. B  93, 054201   (2016)


 F.P. Landes and E. Lippiello

 "Scaling laws in earthquake occurrence: Disorder, viscosity, finite size effects in Olami-Feder-Christensen models"

 Phys. Rev. E 93, 051001(R)   (2016)


 S.S. Ataei , M.R. Mohammadizadeh, and N. Seriani

"Ab Initio Simulation of the Effects of Hydrogen Concentration on Anatase TiO2"

 J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 8421   (2016)


Sananda Biswas and Shobhana Narasimhan

"Bromine as a Preferred Etchant for Si Surfaces in the Supersaturation Regime: Insights from Calculations of Atomic Scale Reaction Pathways"

 J. Phys. Chem. C, Just Accepted Manuscript 


A. Shkop, A. Parafilo, I. Krive, and R. Shekhter

 "Low-energy anomalies in electron tunneling through strongly asymmetric Majorana nanowire"

 Low Temp. Phys.  42, 308   (2016)


C. L. Baldwin, C. R. Laumann, A. Pal and A. Scardicchio

"The many-body localized phase of the quantum random energy model"

Phys. Rev. B 93, 024202 (2016)