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A quantum spin liquid based on a new three-dimensional lattice

  title={A quantum spin liquid based on a new three-dimensional lattice},
  author={Shravani Chillal and Yasir Iqbal and Harald O. Jeschke and Jose A. Rodriguez-Rivera and R Bewley and Pascal Manuel and Dmitry D. Khalyavin and Paul Steffens and Ronny Thomale and Atm Nazmul Islam and Johannes Reuther and Bella Lake},
The quantum spin liquid is a highly entangled magnetic state characterized by the absence of long-range magnetic order or any static magnetism in its ground state. Instead the spins are continuously fluctuating in a highly correlated way down to the lowest temperatures. The spin liquid state is very rare and is confined to a few specific cases where the interactions between the magnetic ions cannot be simultaneously satisfied (known as frustration). In particular, lattices with magnetic ions in… 

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