# Dynamical Coulomb blockade of thermal transport

@article{Rossello2017DynamicalCB, title={Dynamical Coulomb blockade of thermal transport}, author={Guillem Rossell'o and R. J. Garc'ia L'opez and Rafael S'anchez}, journal={Physical Review B}, year={2017}, volume={95} }

We acknowledge discussions with D. Sanchez and S. Kohler. G.R. and R.L. were supported by MINECO Grant No. FIS2014-52564. R.S. acknowledges financial support from the Ministerio de Economia, Industria y Competitividad via Grants No. MAT2014-58241-P and No. FIS2015-74472-JIN (AEI/FEDER/UE). We also thank the COST Action MP1209 “Thermodynamics in the quantum regime.”

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