Emerging Dissipative Phases in a Superradiant Quantum Gas with Tunable Decay

  title={Emerging Dissipative Phases in a Superradiant Quantum Gas with Tunable Decay},
  author={Francesco Ferri and Rodrigo Rosa-Medina and Fabian Finger and Nishant Dogra and Matteo Soriente and Oded Zilberberg and Tobias Donner and Tilman Esslinger},
  journal={Physical Review X},
Exposing a many-body system to external drives and losses can transform the nature of its phases and opens perspectives for engineering new properties of matter. How such characteristics are related to the underlying microscopic processes of the driven and dissipative system is a fundamental question. Here we address this point in a quantum gas that is strongly coupled to a lossy optical cavity mode using two independent Raman drives, which act on the spin and motional degrees of freedom of the… 

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