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|Type:||Artigo de periódico|
|Title:||Dynamics of topological defects in a spiral: A scenario for the spin-glass phase of cuprates|
|Abstract:||We propose that the dissipative dynamics of topological defects in a spiral state is responsible for the transport properties in the spin-glass phase of cuprates. Using the collective-coordinate method, we show that topological defects are coupled to a bath of magnetic excitations. By integrating out the bath degrees of freedom, we find that the dynamical properties of the topological defects are dissipative. The calculated damping matrix is related to the in-plane resistivity, which exhibits an anisotropy and linear temperature dependence in agreement with experimental data.|
|Editor:||Amer Physical Soc|
|Citation:||Physical Review Letters. Amer Physical Soc, v. 92, n. 13, 2004.|
|Appears in Collections:||Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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