Berry-phase blockade in single-molecule magnets

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Gonzalez, Gabriel ; Leuenberger, Michael N. (2006)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.98.256804
  • Subject: Condensed Matter - Mesoscale and Nanoscale Physics
    arxiv: Condensed Matter::Strongly Correlated Electrons | Nuclear Experiment | Condensed Matter::Mesoscopic Systems and Quantum Hall Effect

We formulate the problem of electron transport through a single-molecule magnet (SMM) in the Coulomb blockade regime taking into account topological interference effects for the tunneling of the large spin of a SMM. The interference originates from spin Berry phases ass... View more
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