Cuprate Superconductors



214 spin dynamics

M. Matsuda, G. E. Granroth, M. Fujita, K. Yamada, and J. M. Tranquada.
Energy-dependent crossover from anisotropic to isotropic magnetic dispersion in lightly doped La1.96Sr0.04CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
87, 054508 (2013).

M. Matsuda, J. A. Fernandez-Baca, M. Fujita, K. Yamada, and J. M. Tranquada.
Detailed structure of the low-energy magnetic dispersion of the diagonal incommensurate phase in La1.975Sr0.025CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
84, 104524 (2011).

M. Matsuda, M. Fujita, S. Wakimoto, J. A. Fernandez-Baca, J. M. Tranquada, and K. Yamada.
Magnetic Dispersion of the Diagonal Incommensurate Phase in Lightly Doped La2-xSrxCuO4. Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 197001 (2008).

G. Xu, J. M. Tranquada, T. G. Perring, G. D. Gu, M. Fujita and K. Yamada.
High-energy magnetic excitations from dynamic stripes in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B 76, 014508 (2007).

S. Wakimoto, K. Yamada, J. M. Tranquada, C. D. Frost, R. J. Birgeneau and H. Zhang.
Disappearance of Antiferromagnetic Spin Excitations in Overdoped La2-xSrxCuO4.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 247003 (2007).

J. M. Tranquada, H. Woo, T. G. Perring, H. Goka, G. D. Gu, G. Xu, M. Fujita, and K. Yamada.
"Quantum magnetic excitations from stripes in copper oxide superconductors"
Nature 429, 534 (2004)

J. M. Tranquada, C. H. Lee, K. Yamada, Y. S. Lee, L. P. Regnault, and H. M. Rønnow
"Evidence for an incommensurate magnetic resonance in La2 - xSrxCuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 69, 174507 (2004)


214 stripe order

M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, Z. J. Xu, J. S. Wen, G. D. Gu, and J. M. Tranquada.
Enhanced charge stripe order of superconducting La2-xBaxCuO4 in a magnetic field.
Phys. Rev. B
87, 014501 (2013).

G. Fabbris, M. Hücker, G. D. Gu, J. M. Tranquada, and D. Haskel.
Local structure, stripe pinning, and superconductivity in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 at high pressure.
Phys. Rev. B 88, 060507 (2013).

S.-H. Baek, P. C. Hammel, M. Hücker, B. Büchner, U. Ammerahl, A. Revcolevschi, and B. J. Suh.
Structural transitions in a doped lanthanum cuprate.
Phys. Rev. B
87, 174505 (2013).

S. B. Wilkins, M. P. M. Dean, Jörg Fink, Markus Hücker, J. Geck, V. Soltwisch, E. Schierle, E. Weschke, G. Gu, S. Uchida, N. Ichikawa, J. M. Tranquada, and J. P. Hill.
Comparison of stripe modulations in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 and La1.48Nd0.4Sr0.12CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
84, 195101 (2011).

S. R. Park, A. Hamann, L. Pintschovius, D. Lamago, G. Khaliullin, M. Fujita, K. Yamada, G. D. Gu, J. M. Tranquada, and D. Reznik.
Effects of charge inhomogeneities on elementary excitations in La2-xSrxCuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
84, 214516 (2011).

M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, G. D. Gu, Z. J. Xu, J. S. Wen, Guangyong Xu, H. J. Kang, A. Zheludev, and J. M. Tranquada.
Stripe order in superconducting La2-xBaxCuO4 (0.095 ≤ x ≤ 0.155).
Phys. Rev. B
83, 104506 (2011).

M. Hücker, M. Zimmermann, Z. Xu, J. Wen, G. Gu, W. Tian, J. Zarestky, and J. Tranquada.
Zn-Doping Dependence of Stripe Order in La1.905Ba0.095CuO4.
J. Supercond. Nov. Magn.
24, 1229–1233 (2011).

Grafe, H.-J., Curro, N.J., Young, B.L., Vyalikh, A., Vavilova, J., Gu, G.D., Hücker, M., and Büchner, B.
Charge order and low frequency spin dynamics in lanthanum cuprates revealed by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance.
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics
188, 89–101 (2010).

M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, M. Debessai, J. S. Schilling, J. M. Tranquada, and G. D. Gu.
Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking by Charge Stripes in the High Pressure Phase of Superconducting La1.875Ba0.125CuO4.
Phys. Rev. Lett.
104, 057004 (2010).

Jinsheng Wen, Zhijun Xu, Guangyong Xu, J. M. Tranquada, Genda Gu, S. Chang, and H. J. Kang.
Magnetic field induced enhancement of spin-order peak intensity in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
78, 212506 (2008).

B. L. Winn, H. Kimura, D. N. Argyriou, N. Aso, K. Hirota, M. Kofu and M. Matsuura.
Magnetic field-induced change of modulated antiferromagnetic correlations for La1.85Sr0.15Cu1-yZnyO4 with y=0.004, 0.02.
Physica B 385, 153 (2006).

M. Fujita, H. Goka, K. Yamada, J. M. Tranquada, and L. P. Regnault,
"Stripe order, depinning, and fluctuations in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 and La1.875Ba0.075Sr0.050CuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 70, 104517 (2004)

M. Hücker, V. Kataev, J. Pommer, U. Ammerahl, A. Revcolevschi, J. M. Tranquada, and B. Büchner
"Dzyaloshinsky-Moriya spin canting in the low-temperature tetragonal phase of La2−x−yEuySrxCuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 70, 214515 (2004)

S. Wakimoto, R. J. Birgeneau, Y. Fujimaki, N. Ichikawa, T. Kasuga, Y. J. Kim, K. M. Kojima, S.-H. Lee, H. Niko, J. M. Tranquada, S. Uchida, and M. v. Zimmermann
"Effect of a magnetic field on the spin- and charge-density-wave order in La1.45Nd0.4Sr0.15CuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 67, 184419 (2003)

S. Wakimoto, J. M. Tranquada, T. Ono, K. M. Kojima, S. Uchida, S.-H. Lee, P. M. Gehring, and R. J. Birgeneau
"Diagonal static spin correlation in the low-temperature orthorhombic Pccn phase of La1.55Nd0.4Sr0.05CuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 64, 174505 (2001)

N. Ichikawa, S. Uchida, J. M. Tranquada, T. Niemöller, P. M. Gehring, S.-H. Lee, and J. R. Schneider
"Local Magnetic Order vs Superconductivity in a Layered Cuprate"
Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 1738-1741 (2000)

J. M. Tranquada, N. Ichikawa, and S. Uchida
"Glassy nature of stripe ordering in La1.6-xNd0.4SrxCuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 59, 14712-14722 (1999)

T. Niemöller, N. Ichikawa, T. Frello, H. Hünnefeld, N.H. Andersen, S. Uchida, J.R. Schneider, and J.M. Tranquada
"Charge stripes seen with X-rays in La1.45Nd0.4Sr0.15CuO4"
Eur. Phys. J. B 12, 509 (1999)

M. v. Zimmermann, A.Vigliante, T.Niemöller, N.Ichikawa, T. Frello, J. Madsen, P. Wochner, S.Uchida, N.H.Andersen, J. M. Tranquada, D.Gibbs, and J. R. Schneider
"Hard–X-ray diffraction study of charge stripe order in La1.48Nd0.4Sr0.12CuO4"
Europhys. Lett. 41, 629 (1998)

J. M. Tranquada, J. D. Axe, N. Ichikawa, A. R. Moodenbaugh, Y. Nakamura, and S. Uchida
"Coexistence of, and Competition between, Superconductivity and Charge-Stripe Order in La1.6-xNd0.4SrxCuO4"
Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 338-341 (1997)

J. M. Tranquada, J. D. Axe, N. Ichikawa, Y. Nakamura, S. Uchida, and B. Nachumi
"Neutron-scattering study of stripe-phase order of holes and spins in La1.48Nd0.4Sr0.12CuO4"
Phys. Rev. B 54, 7489-7499 (1996)

J. M. Tranquada, B. J. Sternlieb, J. D. Axe, Y. Nakamura, and S. Uchida
"Evidence for stripe correlations of spins and holes in copper oxide superconductors"
Nature 375, 561 (1995)


Magnetization studies

M. Hücker.
Electronic interlayer coupling in the low-temperature tetragonal phase of La1.79Eu0.2Sr0.01CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
79, 104523 (2009).

M. Hücker, G. D. Gu, and J. M. Tranquada.
Spin susceptibility of underdoped cuprate superconductors: Insights from a stripe-ordered crystal.
Phys. Rev. B
78, 214507 (2008).

M. Hücker, H. H. Klauss and B. Buchner.
Strong dependence of the interlayer coupling on the hole mobility in antiferromagnetic La2-xSrxCuO4 (x < 0.02).
Phys. Rev. B 70, 220507(R) (2004).

M. Hücker, V. Kataev, J. Pommer, U. Ammerahl, A. Revcolevschi, J. M. Tranquada and B. Buchner.
Dzyaloshinsky-Moriya spin canting in the low-temperature tetragonal phase of La2-x-yEuySrxCuO4.
Phys. Rev. B 70, 214515 (2004).


Phonons in cuprates

D. Reznik, L. Pintschovius, M. Fujita, K. Yamada, G. D. Gu and J. M. Tranquada.
Electron-phonon anomaly related to charge stripes: Static stripe phase versus optimally doped superconducting La1.85Sr0.15CuO4.
J. Low Temp. Phys. 147, 353 (2007).

S. Wakimoto, H. Kimura, M. Fujita, K. Yamada, Y. Nodai, G. Shirane, G. Gu, H. Kim and R. J. Birgeneau.
Incommensurate lattice distortion in the high temperature tetragonal phase of La2-x(Sr,Ba)xCuO4.
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 75, 074714 (2006).

D. Reznik, L. Pintschovius, M. Ito, S. Iikubo, M. Sato, H. Goka, M. Fujita, K. Yamada, G. D. Gu and J. M. Tranquada.
Electron-phonon coupling reflecting dynamic charge inhomogeneity in copper oxide superconductors.
Nature 440, 1170 (2006).

H. Kimura, Y. Noda, H. Goka, M. Fujita, K. Yamada and G. Shirane.
Soft phonons and structural phase transitions in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4.
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 74, 445 (2005).

S. Wakimoto, S. Lee, P. M. Gehring, R. J. Birgeneau and G. Shirane.
Neutron scattering study of soft phonons and diffuse scattering in insulating La1.95Sr0.05CuO4.
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 73, 3413 (2004).

L. Pintschovius, D. Reznik, W. Reichardt, Y. Endoh, H. Hiraka, J. M. Tranquada, H. Uchiyama, T. Masui, and S. Tajima
"Oxygen phonon branches in YBa2Cu3O7"
Phys. Rev. B 69, 214506 (2004)


LBCO: stripes and superconductivity

Hovnatan Karapetyan, Jing Xia, M. Hücker, bibxhtmlname D. Gu, G.}, bibxhtmlname M. Tranquada, J.}, bibxhtmlname M. Fejer, M.}, and A. Kapitulnik.
Evidence of Chiral Order in the Charge-Ordered Phase of Superconducting La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 Single Crystals Using Polar Kerr-Effect Measurements.
Phys. Rev. Lett.
112, 047003 (2014).

Z. Stegen, Su Jung Han, Jie Wu, A. K. Pramanik, M. Hücker, Genda Gu, Qiang Li, J. H. Park, G. S. Boebinger, and J. M. Tranquada.
Evolution of superconducting correlations within magnetic-field-decoupled La2-xBaxCuO4 (x=0.095).
Phys. Rev. B
87, 064509 (2013).

Hovnatan Karapetyan, M. Hücker, G. D. Gu, J. M. Tranquada, M. M. Fejer, Jing Xia, and A. Kapitulnik.
Magneto-Optical Measurements of a Cascade of Transitions in Superconducting La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 Single Crystals.
Phys. Rev. Lett.
109, 147001 (2012).

Jinsheng Wen, Zhijun Xu, Guangyong Xu, Qing Jie, M. Hücker, A. Zheludev, Wei Tian, B. L. Winn, J. L. Zarestky, D. K. Singh, Tao Hong, Qiang Li, Genda Gu, and J. M. Tranquada.
Probing the connections between superconductivity, stripe order, and structure in La1.905Ba0.095Cu1-yZnyO4.
Phys. Rev. B
85, 134512 (2012).

Jinsheng Wen, Qing Jie, Qiang Li, M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, Su Jung Han, Zhijun Xu, D. K. Singh, R. M. Konik, Liyuan Zhang, Genda Gu, and J. M. Tranquada.
Uniaxial linear resistivity of superconducting La1.905Ba0.095CuO4 induced by an external magnetic field.
Phys. Rev. B
85, 134513 (2012).

Lu Li, N. Alidoust, J. M. Tranquada, G. D. Gu, and N. P. Ong.
Unusual Nernst Effect Suggesting Time-Reversal Violation in the Striped Cuprate Superconductor La2-xBaxCuO4.
Phys. Rev. Lett.
107, 277001 (2011).

Erez Berg, Eduardo Fradkin, Steven A. Kivelson, and John M. Tranquada.
Striped superconductors: how spin, charge and superconducting orders intertwine in the cuprates.
New J. Phys.
11, 115004 (2009).

J. M. Tranquada, G. D. Gu, M. Hücker, Q. Jie, H.-J. Kang, R. Klingeler, Q. Li, N. Tristan, J. S. Wen, G. Y. Xu, Z. J. Xu, J. Zhou, and M. v. Zimmermann.
Evidence for unusual superconducting correlations coexisting with stripe order in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4.
Phys. Rev. B
78, 174529 (2008).

E. Berg, E. Fradkin, E. A. Kim, S. A. Kivelson, V. Oganesyan, J. M. Tranquada and S. C. Zhang.
Dynamical Layer Decoupling in a Stripe-Ordered High-Tc Superconductor.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 127003 (2007).

Q. Li, M. Hücker, G. D. Gu, A. M. Tsvelik and J. M. Tranquada.
Two-Dimensional Superconducting Fluctuations in Stripe-Ordered La1.875Ba0.125CuO4.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 067001 (2007).


IR and Raman experiments

C. C. Homes, M. Hücker, Q. Li, Z. J. Xu, J. S. Wen, G. D. Gu, and J. M. Tranquada.
Determination of the optical properties of La2-xBaxCuO4 for several dopings, including the anomalous x=1/8 phase.
Phys. Rev. B
85, 134510 (2012).

C. C. Homes, S. V. Dordevic, G. D. Gu, Q. Li, T. Valla and J. M. Tranquada.
Charge order, metallic behavior, and superconductivity in La2-xBaxCuO4 with x=1/8.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 257002 (2006).

V. P. Gnezdilov, Yu. G. Pashkevich, J. M. Tranquada, P. Lemmens, G. Güntherodt, A. V. Yeremenko, S. N. Barilo, S. V. Shiryaev, L. A. Kurnevich, and P. M. Gehring
"Interplay of structural and electronic phase separation in single-crystalline La2CuO4.05 studied by neutron and Raman scattering"
Phys. Rev. B 69, 174508 (2004)

N. L. Wang, P. Zheng, T. Feng, G. D. Gu, C. C. Homes, J. M. Tranquada, B. D. Gaulin, and T. Timusk
"Infrared properties of La2 - x(Ca,Sr)xCaCu2O6 + d single crystals"
Phys. Rev. B 67, 134526 (2003)


YBCO

E. Blackburn, J. Chang, M. Hücker, A. T. Holmes, N. B. Christensen, Ruixing Liang, D. A. Bonn, W. N. Hardy, U. Rütt, O. Gutowski, M. v. Zimmermann, E. M. Forgan, and S. M. Hayden.
X-Ray Diffraction Observations of a Charge-Density-Wave Order in Superconducting Ortho-II YBa2Cu3O6.54 Single Crystals in Zero Magnetic Field.
Phys. Rev. Lett.
110, 137004 (2013).

John M. Tranquada.
Cuprates Get Orders to Charge.
Science
337, 811–812 (2012).

J. M. Tranquada, D. N. Basov, A. D. LaForge, and A. A. Schafgans.
Interpreting quantum oscillation experiments on underdoped YBa2Cu3O6+x.
Phys. Rev. B
81, 060506 (2010).

A. D. LaForge, A. A. Schafgans, S. V. Dordevic, W. J. Padilla, K. S. Burch, Z. Q. Li, Kouji Segawa, Seiki Komiya, Yoichi Ando, J. M. Tranquada, and D. N. Basov.
Possibility of magnetic-field-induced reconstruction of the Fermi surface in underdoped cuprates: Constraints from infrared magneto-optics.
Phys. Rev. B
81, 064510 (2010).

D. Reznik, L. Pintschovius, J. M. Tranquada, M. Arai, Y. Endoh, T. Masui, and S. Tajima.
Temperature dependence of the bond-stretching phonon anomaly in YBa2Cu3O6.95.
Phys. Rev. B
78, 094507 (2008).

B. J. Sternlieb, J. M. Tranquada, G. Shirane, M. Sato, and S. Shamoto
"q dependence of the dynamic susceptibility  chi ''(q, omega ) in superconducting YBa2Cu3O6.6 (Tc=46 K)"
Phys. Rev. B 50, 12915-12919 (1994)

S. Shamoto, M. Sato, J. M. Tranquada, B. J. Sternlieb, and G. Shirane
"Neutron-scattering study of antiferromagnetism in YBa2Cu3O6.15"
Phys. Rev. B 48, 13817-13825 (1993)

K. Kakurai, S. Shamoto, T. Kiyokura, M. Sato, J. M. Tranquada, and G. Shirane
"Neutron-scattering study of magnetic fluctuations in Zn-substituted YBa2Cu3O6.6"
Phys. Rev. B 48, 3485-3490 (1993)

B. J. Sternlieb, G. Shirane, J. M. Tranquada, M. Sato, and S. Shamoto
"Temperature dependence of the dynamic susceptibility  chi ''( omega ) in superconducting YBa2Cu3O6.6 (Tc=53 K)"
Phys. Rev. B 47, 5320-5324 (1993)

J. M. Tranquada, P. M. Gehring, G. Shirane, S. Shamoto, and M. Sato
"Neutron-scattering study of the dynamical spin susceptibility in YBa2Cu3O6.6"
Phys. Rev. B 46, 5561-5575 (1992)


La2126

M. Hücker, Y. J. Kim, G. D. Gu, J. M. Tranquada, B. D. Gaulin and J. W. Lynn.
Neutron scattering study on La1.9Ca1.1Cu2O6+d and La1.85Sr0.15CaCu2O6+d.
Phys. Rev. B 71, 094510 (2005).


Bi2212

Guangyong Xu, G. D. Gu, M. Hucker, B. Fauque, T. G. Perring, L. P. Regnault, and J. M. Tranquada.
Testing the itinerancy of spin dynamics in superconducting Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ.
Nat. Phys. Phys
5, 642–646 (2009).


Bi2201

M. Enoki, M. Fujita, T. Nishizaki, S. Iikubo, D. K. Singh, S. Chang, J. M. Tranquada, and K. Yamada.
Spin-Stripe Density Varies Linearly With the Hole Content in Single-Layer Bi2+xSr2-xCuO6+y Cuprate Superconductors.
Phys. Rev. Lett.
110, 017004 (2013).

Masanori Enoki, Masaki Fujita, Satoshi Iikubo, John M. Tranquada, and Kazuyoshi Yamada.
Incommensurate Magnetic Excitation in Spin-Glass Phase of Bi2201 Cuprate.
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn.
80, SB026 (2011).

Shuichi Wakimoto, Haruhiro Hiraka, Kazutaka Kudo, Daichi Okamoto, Terukazu Nishizaki, Kazuhisa Kakurai, Tao Hong, Andrey Zheludev, John M. Tranquada, Norio Kobayashi, and Kazuyoshi Yamada.
Magnetic field effect on Fe-induced short-range magnetic correlation and electrical conductivity in Bi1.75Pb0.35Sr1.90Cu0.91Fe0.09O6+y.
Phys. Rev. B
82, 064507 (2010).

H. Hiraka, Y. Hayashi, S. Wakimoto, M. Takeda, K. Kakurai, T. Adachi, Y. Koike, I. Yamada, M. Miyazaki, M. Hiraishi, S. Takeshita, A. Kohda, R. Kadono, J. M. Tranquada, and K. Yamada.
Incommensurate spin correlations induced by magnetic Fe ions substituted into overdoped Bi1.75Pb0.35Sr1.90CuO6+z.
Phys. Rev. B
81, 144501 (2010).


Reviews

John M. Tranquada, Guangyong Xu, and Igor A. Zaliznyak.
Superconductivity, antiferromagnetism, and neutron scattering.
J. Magn. Magn. Mat.
350, 148–160 (2014).

John M. Tranquada.
Spins, stripes, and superconductivity in hole-doped cuprates.
AIP Conf. Proc.
1550, 114–187 (2013).

M. Hücker.
Structural aspects of materials with static stripe order.
Physica C
481, 3–14 (2012).

Qing Jie, Su Jung Han, Ivo Dimitrov, J.M. Tranquada, and Qiang Li.
Transport properties of stripe-ordered high Tc cuprates.
Physica C
481, 46–54 (2012).

John M. Tranquada.
Stripes and superconductivity in cuprates.
Physica B
407, 1771–1774 (2012).

Masaki Fujita, Haruhiro Hiraka, Masaaki Matsuda, Masato Matsuura, John M. Tranquada, Shuichi Wakimoto, Guangyong Xu, and Kazuyoshi Yamada.
Progress in Neutron Scattering Studies of Spin Excitations in High-Tc Cuprates.
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn.
81, 011007 (2012).

J. M. Tranquada.
Neutron Scattering Studies of Antiferromagnetic Correlations in Cuprates.
In Handbook of High-Temperature Superconductivity: Theory and Experiment, edited by J. R. Schrieffer and J. S. Brooks (Springer, New York, 2007), p. 257.

R. J. Birgeneau, C. Stock, J. M. Tranquada and K. Yamada.
Magnetic neutron scattering in hole-doped cuprate superconductors.
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 75, 111003 (2006).

J. M. Tranquada.
Charge stripes in cuprate superconductors: The middle way.
J. Phys. IV France 131, 67 (2005).

J. M. Tranquada, H. Woo, T. G. Perring, H. Goka, G. D. Gu, G. Xu, M. Fujita and K. Yamada.
Universal magnetic excitation spectrum in cuprates.
J. Phys. Chem. Solids 67, 511 (2006).

J. M. Tranquada.
Stripes and superconductivity in cuprate superconductors.
Proc. SPIE 5932, 59320C (2005).

S. A. Kivelson, I. P. Bindloss, E. Fradkin, V. Oganesyan, J. M. Tranquada, A. Kapitulnik, and C. Howald
"How to detect fluctuating stripes in the high-temperature superconductors"
Rev. Mod. Phys. 75, 1201 (2003)

V. J. Emery, S. A. Kivelson, and J. M. Tranquada
"Stripe phases in high-temperature superconductors"
PNAS 96, 8814-8817 (1999)