Quantum dimer models and exotic orders

K. S. Raman, E. Fradkin, R. Moessner, S. Papanikolaou, Shivaji Lal Sondhi

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We discuss how quantum dimer models may be used to provide "proofs of principle" for the existence of exotic magnetic phases in quantum spin systems. The material presented here is an overview of some of the results of Refs. [8] and [9].

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Magnetism
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781402085116
StatePublished - 2008

Publication series

NameNATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics
ISSN (Print)1874-6500

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Biophysics
  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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