Publications

2017

  1. Direct Probe of Topological Invariants Using Bloch Oscillating Quantum Walks. Vinay V. Ramasesh, Emmanuel Flurin, Mark S. Rudner, Irfan Siddiqi and Norman Y. Yao, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 130501 (2017).

  2. Observation of a Discrete Time Crystal. Jiehang Zhang, Paul W. Hess, Antonis Kyprianidis, Patrick Becker, Aaron Lee, Jake Smith, Guido Pagano, Ionut-Dragos Potirniche, Andrew C. Potter, Ashvin Vishwanath, Norman Y. Yao and Chris Monroe,  Nature 543, 217–220 (2017).

  3. Observation of discrete time-crystalline order in a disordered dipolar many-body system. Soonwon Choi, Joonhee Choi, Renate Landig, Georg Kucsko, Hengyun Zhou, Junichi Isoya, Fedor Jelezko, Shinobu Onoda, Hitoshi Sumiya, Vedika Khemani, Curt von Keyserlingk, Norman Y. Yao, Eugene Demler and Mikhail D. Lukin, Nature 543, 221–225 (2017).

  4. Discrete Time Crystals: Rigidity, Criticality, and Realizations. Norman Y. Yao, Andrew C. Potter, Ionut-Dragos Potirniche and Ashvin Vishwanath, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 030401 (2017).

  5. Depolarization dynamics in a strongly interacting solid-state spin ensemble. Joonhee Choi, Soonwon Choi, Georg Kucsko, Peter C. Maurer, Brendan J. Shields, Hitoshi Sumiya, Shinobu Onoda, Junichi Isoya, Eugene Demler, Fedor Jelezko, Norman Y. Yao and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 093601 (2017).

  6. Dynamical engineering of interactions in qudit ensembles. Soonwon Choi, Norman Y. Yao, Mikhail D. Lukin, arXiv:1703.09808

  7. Long coherence times for edge spins. Jack Kemp, Norman Y. Yao, Christopher R. Laumann and Paul Fendley, arXiv:1701.00797.

2016

  1. Preparation of Low Entropy Correlated Many-body States via Conformal Cooling Quenches. Michael P. Zaletel, Dan M. Stamper-Kurn and Norman Y. Yao, arXiv:1611.04591.

  2. Quasi Many-body Localization in Translation Invariant Systems. Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann, J. Ignacio Cirac, Mikhail D. Lukin, Joel E. Moore, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 240601 (2016).

  3. Floquet symmetry-protected topological phases in cold atomic systems. Ionut-Dragos Potirniche, Andrew C. Potter, Monika Schleier-Smith, Ashvin Vishwanath and Norman Y. Yao, arXiv:1610.07611.

  4. Observing Topological Invariants Using Quantum Walk in Superconducting Circuits. Emmanuel Flurin, Vinay V. Ramasesh, Shay Hacohen-Gourgy, Leigh S. Martin, Norman Y. Yao and Irfan Siddiqi, arXiv:1610.03069.

  5. Critical thermalization of a disordered dipolar spin system in diamond. Georg Kucsko, Soonwon Choi, Joonhee Choi, Peter C. Maurer, Hitoshi Sumiya, Shinobu Onoda, Junich Isoya, Fedor Jelezko, Eugene Demler, Norman Y. Yao and Mikhail D. Lukin, arXiv:1609.08216.

  6. Localization goes long. Chris R. Laumann and Norman Y. Yao, Nature Physics 12, 894 (2016).

  7. Interferometric Approach to Probing Fast Scrambling. Norman Y. Yao, Fabian Grusdt, Brian Swingle, Mikhail D. Lukin, Dan M. Stamper-Kurn, Joel E. Moore and Eugene A. Demler, arXiv:1607.01801.

  8. Adiabatic Quantum Search in Open Systems. Dominik S. Wild, Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Michael Knap, Norman Y. Yao and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 150501 (2016).

  9. Spin transport of weakly disordered Heisenberg chain at infinite temperature. Ilia Khait, Snir Gazit, Norman Y. Yao and Assa Auerbach, Phys. Rev. B 93, 224205 (2016).

  10. Interferometric Measurements of Many-body Topological Invariants using Mobile Impurities. Fabian Grusdt, Norman Y. Yao, Dmitry A. Abanin, Michael Fleischhauer and Eugene A. Demler, Nature Communications 7, 11994 (2016).

2015

  1. A Quantum Dipolar Spin Liquid. Norman Y. Yao, Michael P. Zaletel, Dan M. Stamper-Kurn and Ashvin Vishwanath, arXiv:1510.06403.

  2. Many-body localization protected quantum state transfer. Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann and Ashvin Vishwanath, arXiv:1508.06995.

  3. Quantum Control of Many-body Localized States. Soonwon Choi, Norman Y. Yao, Sarang Gopalakrishnan and Mikhail D. Lukin, arXiv:1508.06992.

  4. Continuous Preparation of a Fractional Chern Insulator. Maissam Barkeshli, Norman Y. Yao and Chris R. Laumann, Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 026802 (2015).

  5. State-selective intersystem crossing in nitrogen-vacancy centers. Mike L. Goldman, Marcus W. Doherty, Alp Sipahigil, Norman Y. Yao, Steve D. Bennett, Niel B. Manson, Alex Kubanek, Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. B 91, 165201 (2015).

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  6. Phonon-Induced Population Dynamics and Intersystem Crossing in Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers. Mike L. Goldman, Alp Sipahigil, Marcus W. Doherty, Norman Y. Yao, Steve D. Bennett, Matthew Markham, Daniel J. Twitchen, Neil B. Manson, AlexKubanek, Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 145502 (2015).

  7. Bilayer fractional quantum Hall states with ultracold dysprosium. Norman Y. Yao, Steven D. Bennett, Chris R. Laumann, Benjamin L. Lev and Alexey V. Gorshkov, Phys. Rev. A 92, 033609 (2015).

  8. Fractional Quantum Hall States of Rydberg Polaritons. Mohammad F. Maghrebi, Norman Y. Yao, Mohammad Hafezi, Thomas Pohl, Ofer Firstenberg and Alexey V. Gorshkov, Phys. Rev. A 91, 033838 (2015).

  9. Topological bands with Chern number C=2 by dipolar exchange interactions. David Peter, Norman Y. Yao, Nicolai Lang, Sebastian D. Huber, Mikhail D. Lukin and Hans Peter Büchler, Phys. Rev. A 91, 053617 (2015).

2014

  1. Many-body Localization with Dipoles. Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann, Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Michael Knap, Markus Mueller, Eugene A. Demler and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 243002 (2014).

  2. Enhanced anti-ferromagnetic exchange between magnetic impurities in a superconducting host. Norman Y. Yao, Leonid I. Glazman, Eugene A. Demler, Mikhail D. Lukin and Jay D. Sau, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 087202 (2014).

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  3. Phase diagram and excitations of a Shiba molecule. Norman Y. Yao, C. Pascu Moca, Ireneusz Weymann, Jay D. Sau, Mikhail D. Lukin, Eugene A. Demler, Gergely Zaránd. Phys. Rev. B 90, 241108(R) (2014).

  4. Topologically protected excitons in porphyrin thin films. Joel Yuen-Zhou, Semion S. Saikin, Norman Y. Yao and Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Nature Materials 13, 1026 (2014).

  5. Many-body dynamics of dipolar molecules in an optical lattice. Kaden R. A. Hazzard, Bryce Gadway, Michael Foss-Feig, Bo Yan, Steven A. Moses, Jacob P. Covey, Norman Y. Yao, Mikhail D. Lukin, Jun Ye, Deborah S. Jin and Ana Maria Rey, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 195302 (2014).

  6. Interferometric probes of many-body localization. Maksym Serbyn, Michael Knap, Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Zlatko Papic, Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann, Dimitry Abanin and Eugene A. Demler, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 147204 (2014).

2013

  1. Stress-enhanced gelation: A dynamic nonlinearity of elasticity. Norman Y. Yao, Chase P. Broedersz, Martin Depken, Daniel J. Becker, Martin Pollak, Frederick C. MacKintosh and David A. Weitz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 018103 (2013).

  2. Nanometer scale quantum thermometry in a living cell. Georg Kucsko, Peter C. Maurer, Norman Y. Yao, Minako Kubo, Hyunji J. Noh, Peggy K. Lo, Hongkun Park and Mikhail D. Lukin, Nature 500, 54-58 (2013).

  3. Realizing Fractional Chern Insulators with Dipolar Spins. Norman Y. Yao, Alexey V. Gorshkov, Chris R. Laumann, Andreas M. Läuchli, Jun Ye and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 185302 (2013).

  4. Phonon-induced spin-spin interactions in diamond nanostructures: application to spin squeezing. Steve D. Bennett, Norman Y. Yao, Johannes Otterbach, Peter Zoller, Peter Rabl and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 156402 (2013).

  5. Collectively Enhanced Interactions in Solid-state Spin Qubits. Hendrik Weimer, Norman Y. Yao and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 067601 (2013).

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  6. Quantum Logic between Remote Quantum Registers. Norman Y. Yao, Zhe-Xuan Gong, Chris R. Laumann, Steven D. Bennett, L.-M. Duan, Mikhail D. Lukin, Liang Jiang and Alexey V. Gorshkov, Phys. Rev. A 87, 022306 (2013).

  7. Topologically Protected Quantum State Transfer in a Chiral Spin Liquid. Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann, Alexey V. Gorshkov, Hendrik Weimer, Liang Jiang, J. Ignacio Cirac, Peter Zoller and Mikhail D. Lukin, Nature Communications 4, 1585 (2013).

  8. Controllable quantum spin glasses embedded in quantum solids. Mikhail Lemeshko, Norman Y. Yao, Alexey V. Gorshkov, Hendrik Weimer, Steve D. Bennett, Takahashi Momose and Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Phys. Rev. B. 88, 014426 (2013).

  9. Timekeeping with electronic spin states in diamond. Jonathan S. Hodges, Norman Y. Yao, Dougal Maclaurin, Mikhail D. Lukin, Chaitanya Rastogi and Dirk Englund, Phys. Rev. A 87, 032118 (2013).

2012

  1. Scalable Architecture for a Room Temperature Solid-State Quantum Information Processor. Norman Y. Yao, Liang Jiang, Alexey V. Gorshkov, Peter C. Maurer, Geza Giedke, J. Ignacio Cirac, Mikhail D. Lukin, Nature Communications 3, 800 (2012).

  2. Topological Flat Bands from Dipolar Spin Systems. Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann, Alexey V. Gorshkov, Steven D. Bennett, Eugene Demler, Peter Zoller and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 266804 (2012).

  3. Room temperature quantum bit memory exceeding one second. Peter C. Maurer, Georg Kucsko, Christian Latta, Liang Jiang, Norman Y. Yao, Steve D. Bennett, Fernando Pastawski, J. Ignacio Cirac and Mikhail D. Lukin, Science 336, 1283 (2012).

  4. Unforgeable Noise-Tolerant Quantum Tokens. Fernando Pastawski, Norman Y. Yao, Liang Jiang, Mikhail D. Lukin and J. Ignacio Cirac, PNAS 109, 16079 (2012).

  5. Long-range quantum gates using dipolar crystals. Hendrik Weimer, Norman Y. Yao, Chris R. Laumann and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 100501 (2012).

2011

  1. Robust quantum state transfer in random unpolarized spin chains. Norman Y. Yao, Liang Jiang, Alexey V. Gorshkov, Zhexuan Gong, Alex Zhai, Luming Duan and Mikhail D. Lukin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 040505 (2011).

  2. Nonlinear viscoelasticity of α-Actinin-4 linked actin. Norman Y. Yao, Daniel J. Becker, Chase P. Broedersz, Martin Depken, Martin Pollak, Frederick C. MacKintosh and David A. Weitz, Journal of Molecular Biology 411(5), 1062-1071 (2011).

2010

  1. Elasticity in Ionically Cross-linked Neurofilament Networks. Norman Y. Yao, Chase P. Broedersz, Yichia Lin, Karen Kasza, Frederick C. MacKintosh and David A. Weitz, Biophysical Journal 98(10), 2147-2153, (2010).

  2. Origins of elasticity in intermediate filament networks. Yichia Lin, Norman Y. Yao, Chase P. Broedersz, Harald Herrmann, Frederick C. MacKintosh and David A. Weitz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 058101 (2010).

  3. Cross-link governed dynamics of biopolymer networks. Chase P. Broedersz, Martin Depken, Norman Y. Yao,  Martin Pollak, David A. Weitz and Frederick C. MacKintosh, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 238101 (2010).

2008

  1. Probing nonlinear rheology with inertio-elastic oscillations. Norman Y. Yao, Ryan Larsen and David A. Weitz, Journal of Rheology 52, 1013-1025 (2008).

  2. Chlorophyll Detection and Mapping of Shallow Water Impoundments Using Image Spectrometry. Francisco Artigas, Alex Marti, Norman Y. Yao, Ildiko Pechmann, Research Letters in Ecology 8, 146217 (2008).