Odd-parity pairing and topological superconductivity in a strongly spin-orbit coupled semiconductor.

@article{Sasaki2012OddparityPA,
  title={Odd-parity pairing and topological superconductivity in a strongly spin-orbit coupled semiconductor.},
  author={Satoshi Sasaki and Zhi Ren and Alexey A Taskin and Kouji Segawa and Liang Fu and Yoichi Ando},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  year={2012},
  volume={109 21},
  pages={
          217004
        }
}
The existence of topological superconductors preserving time-reversal symmetry was recently predicted, and they are expected to provide a solid-state realization of itinerant massless Majorana fermions and a route to topological quantum computation. Their first likely example, Cu(x)Bi(2)Se(3), was discovered last year, but the search for new materials has so far been hindered by the lack of a guiding principle. Here, we report point-contact spectroscopy experiments suggesting that the low… 

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