# Ultra-fast photo-carrier relaxation in Mott insulators with short-range spin correlations

@article{Eckstein2014UltrafastPR, title={Ultra-fast photo-carrier relaxation in Mott insulators with short-range spin correlations}, author={Martin Eckstein and Philipp Werner}, journal={Scientific Reports}, year={2014}, volume={6} }

Ultra-fast spectroscopy can reveal the interplay of charges with low energy degrees of freedom, which underlies the rich physics of correlated materials. As a potential glue for superconductivity, spin fluctuations in Mott insulators are of particular interest. A theoretical description of the coupled spin and charge degrees of freedom is challenging, because magnetic order is often only short-lived and short-ranged. In this work we theoretically investigate how the spin-charge interactions…

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