Non-Abelian band topology in noninteracting metals

@article{Wu2019NonAbelianBT,
  title={Non-Abelian band topology in noninteracting metals},
  author={Quansheng Wu and Alexey A. Soluyanov and Tom{\'a}{\vs} Bzdu{\vs}ek},
  journal={Science},
  year={2019},
  volume={365},
  pages={1273 - 1277}
}
The topology of line nodes Band structure degeneracies in topological materials can take the form of lines or even chains of interconnected loops. Wu et al. study theoretically these nodal lines and how they evolve as the system parameters are varied. They focus on a class of materials that have weak spin-orbit coupling and that respect a combination of inversion- and time-reversal symmetry. Noncommutative topological charges are associated with nodal lines in such materials that place… Expand
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