PICO

2016

  • S. Nakamura, Yu. A. Pashkin, M. Taupin, V. F. Maisi, I. M. Khaymovich, A. S. Mel'nikov, J. T. Peltonen, J. P. Pekola, Y. Okazaki, S. Kashiwaya, S. Kawabata, A. S. Vasenko, J.-S. Tsai, and N.-H. Kaneko
    Interplay of the inverse proximity effect and magnetic field in out-of-equilibrium single-electron devices
    arXiv:1612.04116
  • K. Brandner, V. F. Maisi, J. P. Pekola, J. P. Garrahan, and C. Flindt
    Experimental Observation of Dynamical Lee-Yang Zeros
    arXiv:1610.08669
  • J.S. Lehtinen, E. Mykkänen, A. Kemppinen, D. Golubev, S.V. Lotkhov, and A. J. Manninen
    Characterising superconducting filters using residual microwave background
    arXiv:1609.07376
  • R. E. George, J. Senior, O.-P. Saira, S. E. de Graaf, T. Lindstrom, J. P. Pekola, and Yu. A. Pashkin
    Multiplexing Superconducting Qubit Circuit for Single Microwave Photon Generation
    arXiv:1609.07057
  • I. M. Khaymovich, J. P. Pekola, and A. S. Mel'nikov
    Nonlocality and dynamic response of Majorana states in fermionic superfluids
    arXiv:1606.09546
  • K. L. Viisanen and J. P. Pekola
    Anomalous electronic heat capacity of copper nanowires at sub-kelvin temperatures
    arXiv:1606.02985
  • A. Kupiainen, P. Muratore-Ginanneschi, J. Pekola, and K. Schwieger
    Fluctuation relation for qubit calorimetry
    arXiv:1606.02984, Phys. Rev. E 94, 062127 (2016).
  • S. Singh, J. T. Peltonen, I. M. Khaymovich, J. V. Koski, C. Flindt, and J. P. Pekola
    Distribution of Current Fluctuations in a Bistable Conductor
    arXiv:1606.06839, Phys. Rev. B 94, 241407(R) (2016).
  • H. Courtois, H. Q. Nguyen, C. Winkelmann, and J. P. Pekola
    High-performance electronic cooling with superconducting tunnel junctions
    arXiv:1608.06410, C. R. Physique 17, 1139 (2016).
  • M. Taupin, E. Mannila, P. Krogstrup, V. F. Maisi, H. Nguyen, S. M. Albrecht, J. Nygård, C. M. Marcus, and J. P. Pekola
    InAs Nanowire with Epitaxial Aluminum as a Single-Electron Transistor with Fixed Tunnel Barriers
    arXiv:1601.01149, Phys. Rev. Appl. 6, 054017 (2016).
  • B. Karimi and J. P. Pekola
    Otto refrigerator based on a superconducting qubit: classical and quantum performance
    arXiv:1610.02776, Phys. Rev. B 94, 184503 (2016), Editor's Suggestion.
  • A. Kutvonen, J. Koski, and T. Ala-Nissila
    Thermodynamics and efficiency of an autonomous on-chip Maxwell’s demon
    arXiv:1509.08288, Scientific Rep. 6, 21126 (2016).
  • S. Charpentier, R. Arpaia, J. Gaudet, D. Matte, R. Baghdadi, T. Löfwander, D. Golubev, P. Fournier, T. Bauch, and F. Lombardi
    Hot spot formation in electron-doped PCCO nanobridges
    Phys. Rev. B 94, 060503 (R) (2016).
  • J. V. Koski and J. P. Pekola
    Maxwell's demons realized in electronic circuits
    C. R. Physique 17, 1130 (2016).
  • J. Engert, A. Kirste, A. Shibahara, A. Casey, L.V. Levitin, J. Saunders, O. Hahtela,
    A. Kemppinen, E. Mykkanen, M. Prunnila, D. Gunnarsson, L. Roschier, M. Meschke, J. Pekola

    New Evaluation of T - T2000 from 0.02 K to 1 K by Independent Thermodynamics Methods
    Int. J. Thermophysics 37, 125 (2016).
  • H. Q. Nguyen, J. T. Peltonen, M. Meschke, and J. P. Pekola
    A cascade electronic refrigerator using superconducting tunnel junctions
    arXiv:1605.00830, Phys. Rev. Applied 6, 054011 (2016).
  • A. Peltonen, H. Q. Nguyen, J. T. Muhonen, and J. P. Pekola
    Milling a silicon nitride membrane by focused ion beam
    J. Vac. Sci. Tech. B 34, 062201 (2016).
  • J. P. Pekola, S. Suomela, and Y. M. Galperin
    Finite size bath in qubit thermodynamics
    arXiv:1602.00474, J. Low Temp. Phys. 184, 1015 (2016).
  • J. P. Pekola, P. Muratore-Ginanneschi, A. Kupiainen, and Y. M. Galperin
    Energy fluctuations of finite free-electron Fermi gas
    arXiv:1605.05877, Phys. Rev. E 94, 022123 (2016).
  • O.-P. Saira, M. Zgirski, K.L. Viisanen, D.S. Golubev, and J.P. Pekola
    Dispersive thermometry with a Josephson junction coupled to a resonator
    arXiv:1604.05089, Phys. Rev. Appl. 6, 024005 (2016).
  • D. M. T. van Zanten, D. M. Basko, I. M. Khaymovich, J. P. Pekola, H. Courtois, and C. B. Winkelmann
    Single Quantum Level Electron Turnstile
    arXiv:1601.02469, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 166801 (2016).
  • M. Meschke, A. Kemppinen, and J.P. Pekola
    Accurate Coulomb Blockade Thermometry up to 60 Kelvin
    arXiv:1507.05462, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 374, 20150052 (2016).
  • M. Koberidze, A. V. Feshchenko, M. J. Puska, R. M. Nieminen, and J. P. Pekola
    Effect of interface geometry on electron tunnelling in Al/Al$_2$O$_3$/Al junctions
    arXiv:1511.08636, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 49, 165303 (2016).
  • M. Taupin, I. M. Khaymovich, M. Meschke, A. S. Mel'nikov, and J. P. Pekola
    Tunable quasiparticle trapping in Meissner and vortex states of mesoscopic superconductors
    arXiv:1506.09165, Nature Comm. 6, 10977 (2016).
  • R. N. Jabdaraghi, J. T. Peltonen, O.-P. Saira, and J. P. Pekola
    Low-temperature characterization of Nb-Cu-Nb weak links with Ar ion-cleaned interfaces
    arXiv:1510.04138, Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 042604 (2016).
  • J. P. Pekola, D. S. Golubev, and D. V. Averin
    Maxwell’s demon based on a single qubit
    arXiv:1508.03803, Phys. Rev. B 93, 024501 (2016).
  • Group meetings

    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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