PICO

2015

  • J. T. Peltonen, V. F. Maisi, S. Singh, E. Mannila, J. P. Pekola
    On-chip error counting for hybrid metallic single-electron turnstiles
    arXiv:1512.00374,
  • J. V. Koski, A. Kutvonen, I. M. Khaymovich, T. Ala-Nissila, J. P. Pekola
    On-chip Maxwell's demon as an information-powered refrigerator
    arXiv:1507.00530, Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 260602 (2015), Editor's Suggestion, Physics Viewpoint, Science News, Nature Nanodevices Research Highlights, Physics World.
  • V. E. Kravtsov, I. M. Khaymovich, E. Cuevas, M. Amini
    A random matrix model with two localization transitions
    arXiv:1508.01714, New J. Phys. 17 122002.
  • Angelo Di Marco, Ville F. Maisi, Frank W. J. Hekking, Jukka P. Pekola
    Effect of Photon-Assisted Andreev Reflection in the Accuracy of a SINIS Turnstile
    arXiv:1507.03900, Phys. Rev. B 92 094514.
  • A. V. Feshchenko, L. Casparis, I. M. Khaymovich, D. Maradan, O.-P. Saira, M. Palma, M. Meschke, J. P. Pekola, D. M. Zumbühl
    Tunnel junction thermometry down to millikelvin temperatures
    arXiv:1504.03841, Phys. Rev. Appl. 4 034001, Synopsis.
  • Reza Baghdadi, Riccardo Arpaia, Sophie Charpentier, Dmitri Golubev, Thilo Bauch, and Floriana Lombardi
    Fabricating Nanogaps in YBa2Cu3O7−δ for Hybrid Proximity-Based Josephson Junctions
    Phys. Rev. Appl. 4 014022.
  • D.S. Golubev, J.P. Pekola
    Statistics of heat exchange between two resistors
    arXiv:1502.07221, Phys. Rev. B 92, 085412.
  • P. Solinas, S. Gasparinetti, D. Golubev, F. Giazotto
    A Josephson radiation comb generator
    arXiv:1410.8035, Sci. Rep. 5, 12260.
  • D. Gunnarsson, J. S. Richardson-Bullock, M. J. Prest, H. Q. Nguyen, A. V. Timofeev, V. A. Shah, T. E. Whall, E. H. C. Parker, D. R. Leadley, M. Myronov & M. Prunnila
    Interfacial Engineering of Semiconductor–Superconductor Junctions for High Performance Micro-Coolers
    Sci. Rep. 5, 17398.
  • I. M. Khaymovich, V. F. Maisi, J. P. Pekola, A. S. Mel'nikov
    Charge-vortex interplay in a superconducting Coulomb-blockaded island,
    arXiv:1502.00272, Phys. Rev. B 92, 020501(R).
  • S. Aki Kutvonen, Tapio Ala-Nissilä, Jukka P. Pekola
    Entropy production in a non-Markovian environment
    arXiv:1408.3020, Phys. Rev. E 92, 012107.
  • Pasi Häkkinen, Aurélien Fay, Dmitry Golubev, Pasi Lähteenmäki, and Pertti Hakonen
    Wideband superconducting nanotube electrometer
    arXiv:1508.03825, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 012601 (2015),
  • R. Schmidt, M. F. Carusela, J. P. Pekola, J. Ankerhold
    Work and heat for two-level systems in dissipative environments: Strong driving and non-Markovian dynamics
    arXiv:1412.6442, Phys. Rev. B 91, 224303.
  • M. Marthaler, Y. Utsumi, D. S. Golubev
    Lasing in circuit quantum electrodynamics with strong noise
    arXiv:1503.01597, Phys. Rev. B 91, 184515.
  • J. P. Pekola, Y. Masuyama, Y. Nakamura, J. Bergli, Y. M. Galperin
    Dephasing and dissipation in qubit thermodynamics
    arXiv:1503.059402, Phys. Rev. E 91, 062109, Erratum.
  • K. L. Viisanen, S. Suomela, S. Gasparinetti, O.-P. Saira, J. Ankerhold, J. P. Pekola
    Incomplete measurement of work in a dissipative two level system
    arXiv:1412.7322, New J. Phys. 17, 055014.
  • T. Faivre, D. S. Golubev, J. P. Pekola
    Andreev Current for low temperature thermometry
    arXiv:1503.03972, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 182602 .
  • I. M. Khaymovich, J. V. Koski, O.-P. Saira, V. E. Kravtsov, J. P. Pekola
    Multifractality of random eigenfunctions and generalization of Jarzynski equality
    arXiv:1411.1852, Nature Comm. 6 7010 .
  • M. Campisi, J. Pekola, R. Fazio
    Nonequilibrium fluctuations in quantum heat engines: Theory, example, and possible solid state experiments
    arXiv:1412.0898, New J. Phys. 17 035012 .
  • Z. B. Tan, D. Cox, T. Nieminen, P. Lähteenmäki, D. Golubev, G. B. Lesovik, P. J. Hakonen
    Cooper Pair Splitting by means of Graphene Quantum Dots
    arXiv:1412.8451, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 096602.
  • R. Arpaia, M. Ejrnaes, L. Parlato, F. Tafuri, R. Cristiano, D. Golubev, Roman Sobolewski, T. Bauch, F. Lombardi, G.P. Pepe
    High-temperature superconducting nanowires for photon detection
    Physica C, 509, 16.
  • J. P. Pekola
    Towards quantum thermodynamics in electronic circuits
    Nature Physics 11, 118–123.
  • M. Borrelli, J. V. Koski, S. Maniscalco, J. P. Pekola
    Fluctuation relations for driven coupled classical two-level systems
    arxiv:1410.6301, Phys. Rev. E 91, 012145.
  • S. Gasparinetti, K. L. Viisanen, O.-P. Saira, T. Faivre, M. Arzeo, M. Meschke, J. P. Pekola
    Fast electron thermometry towards ultra-sensitive calorimetric detection
    arXiv:1405.7568, Physical Review Applied 3, 014007.
  • H. Q. Nguyen, M. Meschke, J. P. Pekola
    A robust platform cooled by superconducting electronic refrigerators
    arXiv:1411.6348, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 012601.
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    Where? Grünberg, Micronova
    When? Every Monday @9am
    Each time we have an informal talk.

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    PICO-group
    Low Temperature Laboratory,
    Department of Applied Physics,
    Aalto University School of Science

    Visiting address:
    Micronova, Tietotie 3, Espoo, Finland
    Postal address:
    P.O. Box 13500, FIN-00076 AALTO, Finland

    Fax: +358-9-470 25008

    Tel: +358 40 700 9290,
    +358 50 344 2697
    e-mail: jukka.pekola(at)aalto.fi
    web: http://ltl.tkk.fi/PICO

    Our measurement laboratory and offices in the Micronova building are placed on the fourth floor, in rooms 4142 (lab) and 4110 - 4112, 4140, 4160 (offices).

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