Spin-singlet wave function for the half-integral quantum Hall effect

F. D.M. Haldane, E. H. Rezayi

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We present an analytic wave function describing a spin-singlet incompressible fluid of electrons confined to a single Landau level, which exhibits a half-integral quantum Hall effect. Our numerical studies suggest that this state may be responsible for the recently observed effect with =(5/2.. AE

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)956-959
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1988
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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