# Topological Phases of Non-Hermitian Systems

@article{Gong2018TopologicalPO, title={Topological Phases of Non-Hermitian Systems}, author={Zongping Gong and Yuto Ashida and Kohei Kawabata and Kazuaki Takasan and Sho Higashikawa and Masahito Ueda}, journal={Physical Review X}, year={2018} }

Recent experimental advances in controlling dissipation have brought about unprecedented flexibility in engineering non-Hermitian Hamiltonians in open classical and quantum systems. A particular interest centers on the topological properties of non-Hermitian systems, which exhibit unique phases with no Hermitian counterparts. However, no systematic understanding in analogy with the periodic table of topological insulators and superconductors has been achieved. In this paper, we develop a…

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