# Reply to Comment on"Discrete Time Crystals: Rigidity Criticality and Realizations"

@inproceedings{Yao2021ReplyTC, title={Reply to Comment on"Discrete Time Crystals: Rigidity Criticality and Realizations"}, author={Norman Y. Yao and Andrew C. Potter and Ionut-Dragos Potirniche and Ashvin Vishwanath}, year={2021} }

This is a reply to the comment from Khemani, Moessner and Sondhi (KMS) [arXiv:2109.00551] on our manuscript [Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 030401 (2017)]. The main new claim in KMS is that the short-ranged model does not support an MBL DTC phase. We show that, even for the parameter values they consider and the system sizes they study, the claim is an artifact of an unusual choice of range for the crucial plots. Conducting a standard finite-size scaling analysis on the same data strongly suggests that…

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