Textural singularities in the superfluid A phase of3He

M. C. Cross, W. F. Brinkman

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It is shown that if the dipolar energy is ignored, superfluid He-A exhibits one additional line singularity besides the one obtained by Toulouse and Kleman. In addition, point singularities in the spin vector are now possible.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)683-686
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Low Temperature Physics
Issue number5-6
StatePublished - Jun 1 1977
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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