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Supercurrent-enabled Andreev reflection in a chiral quantum Hall edge state

  title={Supercurrent-enabled Andreev reflection in a chiral quantum Hall edge state},
  author={Andreas B. Michelsen and Patrik Recher and Bernd Braunecker and Thomas L. Schmidt},
A chiral quantum Hall (QH) edge state placed in proximity to an s -wave superconductor ex-periences induced superconducting correlations. Recent experiments have observed the effect of proximity-coupling in QH edge states through signatures of the mediating process of Andreev reflection. We present the microscopic theory behind this effect by modeling the system with a many-body Hamiltonian, consisting of an s -wave superconductor, subject to spin-orbit coupling and a magnetic field, which is… 

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