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Screening the Coulomb interaction leads to a prethermal regime in two-dimensional bad conductors

  title={Screening the Coulomb interaction leads to a prethermal regime in two-dimensional bad conductors},
  author={Lily J Stanley and Ping V. Lin and J. Jaroszy'nski and Dragana Popovi'c},
The absence of thermalization in certain isolated many-body systems is of great fundamental interest. However, it is not well understood how the interplay of disorder and interactions affects thermalization, especially in two dimensions (2D), and experiments on solid-state materials remain scarce. We investigate nonequilibrium dynamics exhibited after a rapid change of electron density ns, in two sets of disordered 2D electron systems in Si, poorly coupled to a thermal bath. In the low… 

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