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Quantum heat engines and refrigerators

Known as: Quantum absorption refrigerator, Quantum refrigerators, Quantum heat engines 
A quantum heat engine is a device that generates power from the heat flow between hot and cold reservoirs. The operation mechanism of the engine can… Expand
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2019
2019
We investigate two coupled spins 1/2 in a magnetic field as the working substance of the quantum Otto cycle. In the quantum… Expand
2018
2018
The operation of autonomous finite-time quantum heat engines rely on the existence of a stable limit cycle in which the dynamics… Expand
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2018
Highly Cited
2018
Quantum Thermodynamics is a continuous dialogue between two independent theories: Thermodynamics and Quantum Mechanics. Whenever… Expand
2018
2018
We study how to achieve the ultimate power in the simplest, yet non trivial, model of a thermal machine, namely a two-level… Expand
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2018
2018
We study the performance of a quantum Otto cycle using a harmonic work medium and undergoing collisional dynamics with finite… Expand
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2017
2017
We combine the formalisms of Floquet theory and full counting statistics with a Markovian embedding strategy to access the… Expand
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2015
2015
The concept of inner friction, by which a quantum heat engine is unable to follow adiabatically its strokes and thus dissipates… Expand
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2014
2014
At the very foundation of the second law of thermodynamics lies the fact that no heat engine operating between two reservoirs of… Expand
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2011
2011
Abstract Thermoacoustic heat engines (TAEs) are potentially advantageous drivers for thermoacoustic refrigerators (TARs… Expand
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2008
2008
We construct an entangled quantum heat engine (EQHE) based on two two-spin systems with Dzyaloshinski-Moriya (DM) anisotropic… Expand
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