Publications



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Detection of spin entanglement via spin-charge separation in crossed Tomonaga-Luttinger liquids
A. Schroer, B. Braunecker, A. Levy Yeyati, and P. Recher
arXiv:1404.4524
Spin filtering and entanglement detection due to spin-orbit interaction in carbon nanotube cross-junctions
F. Mazza, B. Braunecker, P. Recher, and A. Levy Yeyati
Phys. Rev. B 88, 195403 (2013) [arXiv:1307.7992] [PDF]
Entanglement detection from conductance measurements in carbon nanotube Cooper pair splitters
B. Braunecker, P. Burset, and A. Levy Yeyati
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 136806 (2013) [arXiv:1303.6196] [PDF] [Supplement]
Majorana edge states in quantum wires with electron-electron interactions
Interplay between classical magnetic moments and superconductivity in quantum one-dimensional conductors: toward a self-sustained topological Majorana phase
B. Braunecker and P. Simon
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 147202 (2013) [arXiv:1307.2431] [PDF] [Supplement]
Majorana single-charge transistor
R. Hützen, A. Zazunov, B. Braunecker, A. Levy Yeyati, and R. Egger,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 166403 (2012) [arXiv:1206.3912] [PDF] [Supplement]
Majorana edge states in interacting one-dimensional systems
S. Gangadharaiah, B. Braunecker, P. Simon, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 036801 (2011) [arXiv:1101.0094] [PDF]
Transport through a Coulomb blockaded Majorana nanowire
A. Zazunov, R. Egger, A. Levy Yeyati, R. Hützen, and B. Braunecker,
in Low-Dimensional Functional Materials,
NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics,
ed. by R. Egger, D. Matrasulov, and K. Rakhimov (Springer, 2013), pp 63-76
One-dimensional conductors: electron and spin-orbit interaction, helical modes, etc.
Magnetic-field switchable metal-insulator transitions in a quasihelical conductor
B. Braunecker, A. Ström, and G. I. Japaridze
Phys. Rev. B 87, 075151 (2013) [arXiv:1206.5844] [PDF]
Spectral properties of Luttinger liquids: A comparative analysis of regular, helical, and spiral Luttinger liquids
B. Braunecker, C. Bena, and P. Simon
Phys. Rev. B 85, 035136 (2012) [arXiv:1110.5171] [PDF]
Carbon nanotubes in electric and magnetic fields
J. Klinovaja, M. J. Schmidt, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. B 84, 085452 (2011) [arXiv:1106.3332] [PDF]
Editor's suggestion of PRB and display of one figure on the "Kaleidoscope" section of the PRB web front page.
Helical modes in carbon nanotubes generated by strong electric fields
J. Klinovaja, M. J. Schmidt, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 156809 (2011) [arXiv:1011.3630] [PDF]
Spin-selective Peierls transition in interacting one-dimensional conductors with spin-orbit interaction
B. Braunecker, G. I. Japaridze, J. Klinovaja, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. B 82, 045127 (2010) [arXiv:1004.0467] [PDF]
Transport signatures of fractional quantum Hall states
Cotunneling in the ν=5/2 fractional quantum Hall regime
R. Zielke, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. B 86, 235307 (2012) [arXiv:1204.4400] [PDF]
Nuclear magnetism and interacting electrons
Nuclear magnetism and electron order in interacting one-dimensional conductors
B. Braunecker, P. Simon, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. B 80, 165119 (2009) [arXiv:0908.0904] [PDF]
Nuclear Magnetism and Electronic Order in 13C Nanotubes
B. Braunecker, P. Simon, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 116403 (2009) [arXiv:0808.1685] [PDF]
Magnetic ordering of nuclear spins in an interacting two-dimensional electron gas
P. Simon, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. B 77, 045108 (2008) [arXiv:0709.0164] [PDF]

Proceedings

Magnetic order in nuclear spin two-dimensional lattices due to electron-electron interactions
P. Simon, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
International conference Frontiers of Quantum and Mesoscopic Thermodynamics FQMT '08 (Prague, Czech Republic, July/Aug. 2008)
Physica E 42, 634 (2010) [PDF]
Updated version of the 2008 Taiwan conference proceedings below.
Magnetic order in Kondo-lattice systems due to electron-electron interactions
B. Braunecker, P. Simon, and D. Loss
2nd International Workshop on Solid-State Quantum Computing (Taipei, Taiwan, June 2008)
AIP Conf. Proc., Vol. 1074, pp. 62-67 (2008) [arXiv:0808.4063] [PDF]
This is a short (6 pages) review of the coupled nuclear spin/electron order in (mostly) 2D and (a bit of) 1D.
Magnetic ordering of nuclear spins in an interacting 2D electron gas as a consequence of non-analyticities in the 2D Fermi liquid
P. Simon, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
Yukawa International Seminar 2007 (YKIS2007); Interaction and Nanostructural Effects in Low-Dimensional Systems
Prog. Theor. Phys. Suppl. 176, 302 (2008)
Review of the nuclear spin order in a 2DEG.
Edge states in unconventional superconductors
Edge-currents in superconductors with a broken time-reversal symmetry
B. Braunecker, P. A. Lee, and Z. Wang
Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 017004 (2005) [arXiv:cond-mat/0501125] [PDF]
Nonequilibrium Fermi-edge singularities
Many-Body Dynamics of Exciton Creation in a Quantum Dot by Optical Absorption: A Quantum Quench towards Kondo Correlations
H. E. Türeci, M. Hanl, M. Claassen, A. Weichselbaum, T. Hecht, B. Braunecker, A. Govorov, L. Glazman, J. von Delft, and A. Imamoglu
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 107402 (2011) [arXiv:0907.3854] [PDF]
selected for a Synopsis in Physics
Response of a Fermi gas to time-dependent perturbations: Riemann-Hilbert approach at non-zero temperatures
B. Braunecker
Phys. Rev. B 73, 075122 (2006) [arXiv:cond-mat/0510680] [PDF]
Fermi edge singularity in a non-equilibrium system
B. Muzykantskii, N. d'Ambrumenil, and B. Braunecker
Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 266602 (2003) [arXiv:cond-mat/0304583] [PDF]
On solutions of the nonequilibrium x-ray edge problem
B. Braunecker
Phys. Rev. B 68, 153104 (2003) [arXiv:cond-mat/0211511] [PDF]
Quantum computing and quantum physics
Entanglement, which-way experiment, and a quantum erasure
C. Ferrari and B. Braunecker
Am. J. Phys. 78, 792 (2010) [arXiv:0911.2072] [PDFCopyright (2010) American Association of Physics Teachers. This article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the author and the American Association of Physics Teachers.]
Controlled-NOT gate for multiparticle qubits and topological quantum computation based on parity measurements
O. Zilberberg, B. Braunecker, and D. Loss
Phys. Rev. A 77, 012327 (2008) [arXiv:0708.1062] [PDF]
Rectification in Luttinger liquids
Spin current and rectification in one-dimensional electronic systems
B. Braunecker, D. E. Feldman, and Feifei Li
Phys. Rev. B 76, 085119 (2007) [arXiv:0706.2761] [PDF]
short version (preprint): B. Braunecker and D. E. Feldman, arXiv:cond-mat/0610847 (2006) [PDF]
Rectification in one-dimensional electronic systems
B. Braunecker, D. E. Feldman, and J. B. Marston
Phys. Rev. B 72, 125311 (2005) [arXiv:cond-mat/0506095] [PDF]
Public outreach
550 Jahre Universität Basel – Geschichte des Departements Physik (in German)
B. Braunecker and C. Bruder
SPG Mitteilungen 31, p. 28, May 2010 [journal (PDF)]
Physics, Society, and the Promotion of Young Physicists
B. Braunecker and B. Braunecker
SPG Mitteilungen 27, p. 17, May 2009 [web link] [journal (PDF)]
The Pleasures on the Road to a Quantum Computer
B. Braunecker and D. Loss
SPG Mitteilungen 20, p. 18, April 2007 [web link] [journal (PDF)]