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Dynamical detection of mean-field topological phases in an interacting Chern insulator

  title={Dynamical detection of mean-field topological phases in an interacting Chern insulator},
  author={Wei-dong Jia and Long Zhang and Lin Zhang and Xiong-Jun Liu},
Interactions generically have important effects on the topological quantum phases. For a quantum anomalous Hall (QAH) insulator, the presence of interactions can qualitatively change the topological phase diagram which, however, is typically hard to measure in the experiment. Here we propose a novel scheme based on quench dynamics to detect the mean-field topological phase diagram of an interacting Chern insulator, with nontrivial dynamical quantum physics being uncovered. We focus on a two… 

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