# Transient Supersolid Properties in an Array of Dipolar Quantum Droplets

@article{Bottcher2019TransientSP, title={Transient Supersolid Properties in an Array of Dipolar Quantum Droplets}, author={Fabian Bottcher and Jan-Niklas Schmidt and Matthias Wenzel and J. Hertkorn and Ming Guo and Tim Langen and Tilman Pfau}, journal={Physical Review X}, year={2019} }

We study theoretically and experimentally the emergence of supersolid properties in a dipolar Bose-Einstein condensate. The theory reveals a ground state phase diagram with three distinct regimes - a regular Bose-Einstein condensate, incoherent and coherent arrays of quantum droplets. In the latter the droplets are connected by a finite superfluid density, which leads - in addition to the periodic density modulation - to a robust phase coherence throughout the whole system. We further…

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