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General Conditions for Proximity-Induced Odd-Frequency Superconductivity in Two-Dimensional Electronic Systems
2016 (English)In: Physical Review Letters, ISSN 0031-9007, E-ISSN 1079-7114, Vol. 116, no 25, 257001Article in journal (Refereed) PublishedText
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We obtain the general conditions for the emergence of odd-frequency superconducting pairing in a two-dimensional (2D) electronic system proximity coupled to a superconductor, making minimal assumptions about both the 2D system and the superconductor. Using our general results we show that a simple heterostructure formed by a monolayer of a group VI transition metal dichalcogenide, such as molybdenum disulfide, and an s-wave superconductor with Rashba spin-orbit coupling exhibits odd-frequency superconducting pairing. Our results allow the identification of a new class of systems among van der Waals heterostructures in which odd-frequency superconductivity should be present.

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American Physical Society , 2016. Vol. 116, no 25, 257001
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-189931DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.257001ISI: 000378209900018PubMedID: 27391743ScopusID: 2-s2.0-84977629509OAI: diva2:950225

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