Search for supersolidity in solid 4He using multiple-mode torsional oscillators

@article{Eyal2016SearchFS,
  title={Search for supersolidity in solid 4He using multiple-mode torsional oscillators},
  author={Anna Eyal and Xiao Mi and Artem V. Talanov and John D. Reppy},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={113},
  pages={E3203 - E3212}
}
  • A. Eyal, X. Mi, +1 author J. Reppy
  • Published 24 May 2016
  • Physics, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Significance The concept of a supersolid state in solid 4He was first suggested in 1968, yet it was only in 2004 that experimental evidence for the existence of this new state of matter was presented. The possible discovery of the long-sought supersolid state created much excitement and was followed, however, by experimental and theoretical work that suggested that the original interpretation was not satisfactory. It is now clear that many of the originally observed signals can be explained by… Expand
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