Topological superconductivity in a phase-controlled Josephson junction

@article{Ren2018TopologicalSI,
  title={Topological superconductivity in a phase-controlled Josephson junction},
  author={Hechen Ren and Falko Pientka and Sean Hart and Andrew T. Pierce and Michael Kosowsky and Lukas Lunczer and Raimund Schlereth and Benedikt Scharf and Ewelina M. Hankiewicz and Laurens W. Molenkamp and Bertrand I. Halperin and Amir Yacoby},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2018},
  volume={569},
  pages={93-98}
}
Topological superconductors can support localized Majorana states at their boundaries1–5. These quasi-particle excitations obey non-Abelian statistics that can be used to encode and manipulate quantum information in a topologically protected manner6,7. Although signatures of Majorana bound states have been observed in one-dimensional systems, there is an ongoing effort to find alternative platforms that do not require fine-tuning of parameters and can be easily scaled to large numbers of… 

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