Pattern formation in vortex matter with pinning and frustrated intervortex interactions

@article{Zhao2017PatternFI,
  title={Pattern formation in vortex matter with pinning and frustrated intervortex interactions},
  author={Haijun Zhao and Vyacheslav R. Misko and Jacques Tempere and Franco Nori},
  journal={Physical Review B},
  year={2017},
  volume={95},
  pages={104519}
}
We investigate the effects related to vortex core deformations when vortices approach each other. As a result of these vortex core deformations, the vortex-vortex interaction effectively acquires an attractive component leading to a variety of vortex patterns typical for systems with non-monotonic repulsive-attractive interaction, such as stripes, labyrinths, etc. The core deformations are anisotropic and can induce frustration in the vortex-vortex interaction. In turn, this frustration has an… 
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