Publications

Submitted

bullet F. Giazotto, T.T. Heikkilä, and F.S. Bergeret,
Giant thermophase in ferromagnetic Josephson junctions
Submitted to Nature Communications     [arXiv:1403.1231]
bullet Mihail Silaev, Tero T. Heikkilä, and Pauli Virtanen,
Sub- and Super-Poissonian fluctuations of work in driven quantum systems
Submitted to Physical Review Letters     [arXiv:1312.3476]
bullet T.T. Heikkilä, F. Massel, J. Tuorila, R. Khan, and M.A. Sillanpää,
Enhancing optomechanical coupling via the Josephson effect
Submitted to Physical Review Letters     [arXiv:1311.3802]
bullet N.B. Kopnin and Tero T. Heikkilä
Surface superconductivity in rhombohedral graphite
Submitted as a book chapter in "Carbon-based new superconductors".     [arXiv:1210.7075]

Regular articles

bullet A. Ozaeta, P. Virtanen, F.S. Bergeret, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Predicted very large thermoelectric effects in ferromagnet-superconductor junctions in the presence of a spin-splitting field
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 057001 (2014)     [arXiv:1307.4672]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä
Cold-Atom Thermoelectrics
Science 342, 703 (2013)
bullet V.J. Kauppila, H.Q. Nguyen, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Non-equilibrium and proximity effects in superconductor-normal metal junctions
Phys. Rev. B 88, 075428 (2013)
    [arXiv:1304.1288]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and K.E. Nagaev
Non-universal shot noise in quasiequilibrium spin valves
Phys. Rev. B 87, 235411 (2013)     [arXiv:1302.1372]
bullet Raphaël Khan, Francesco Massel, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Tension-induced non-linearities of flexural modes in nanomechanical resonators
Phys. Rev. B 87, 235406 (2013).     [arXiv:1211.4363]
bullet N.B. Kopnin, Mari Ijäs, Ari Harju and Tero T. Heikkilä
High-temperature surface superconductivity in rhombohedral graphite
Phys. Rev. B 87, 140503(R) (2013)     [arXiv:1210.7595]
bullet Francesco Massel, Sung Un Cho, Juha-Matti Pirkkalainen, Pertti J. Hakonen, Tero T. Heikkilä and Mika A. Sillanpää
Multimode circuit optomechanics near the quantum limit
Nature Commun. 3, 987 (2012).     [arXiv:1205.3106]
bullet J. Voutilainen, P. Virtanen, and T.T. Heikkilä
Absorption of heat into a superconductor-normal metal-superconductor junction from a fluctuating environment
Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 067002 (2012).     [arXiv:1202.3358]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and Yaroslav Tserkovnyak
Thermal spin power without magnets
Nature 487, 180 (2012) (News and Views)
bullet M.A. Laakso, T.T. Heikkilä, and Yu. V. Nazarov
Theory of temperature fluctuation statistics in superconductor-normal metal tunnel structures
Phys. Rev. B 85, 184521 (2012)     [arXiv:1110.6726]
bullet M.A. Laakso, T.T. Heikkilä, and Yu. V. Nazarov
Manifestly non-Gaussian fluctuations in superconductor-normal metal tunnel nanostructures
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 067002 (2012).     [arXiv:1111.0149]
bullet Francesco Massel, T.T. Heikkilä, J.-M. Pirkkalainen, S.U. Cho, H. Saloniemi, P.J. Hakonen, and Mika A. Sillanpää
Microwave amplification with nanomechanical resonators
Nature 480, 351-354 (2011)    [arXiv:1107.4903]
bullet Mika A. Sillanpää, Raphaël Khan, T.T. Heikkilä, and P.J. Hakonen
Macroscopic quantum tunneling in nanoelectromechanical systems
Phys. Rev. B 84, 195433 (2011). Editor's suggestion    [arXiv:1105.3318].
bullet F.S. Bergeret, P. Virtanen, A. Ozaeta, T.T. Heikkilä, and J.C. Cuevas
Supercurrent and Andreev bound state dynamics in superconducting quantum point contacts under microwave irradiation
Phys. Rev. B 84, 054504 (2011)    [arXiv:1105.1016].
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Nikolai B. Kopnin, and G.E. Volovik
Flat bands in topological media
Pis'ma v ZhETF 94, 252 (2011) and JETP Lett. 94, 233 (2011)     [arXiv:1012.0905]
bullet Juha Voutilainen, Aurelien Fay, Pasi Häkkinen, Janne K. Viljas, Tero T. Heikkilä, and Pertti J. Hakonen
Energy relaxation in graphene and its measurement with supercurrent
Phys. Rev. B 84, 045419 (2011)    [arXiv:1103.3234]
bullet F. Chiodi, M. Ferrier, K. Tikhonov, P. Virtanen, T.T. Heikkilä, M. Feigelman, S. Guéron, and H. Bouchiat
Probing the dynamics of Andreev states in a coherent Normal/Superconducting ring
Sci. Rep. 1, 3 (2011)    [arXiv:1005.0406]
bullet Nikolai B. Kopnin, Tero T. Heikkilä, and G.E. Volovik
High-temperature surface superconductivity in topological flat-band systems
Phys Rev B 83, 220503(R) (2011)    [arXiv:1103.2033]
bullet P. Virtanen, F.S. Bergeret, J.C. Cuevas, and T.T. Heikkilä
Linear AC response of diffusive SNS junctions
Phys. Rev. B 83, 144514 (2011)    [arXiv:1012.4294].
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and G.E. Volovik
Dimensional crossover in topological matter: Evolution of the multiple Dirac point in the layered system to the flat band on the surface
Pis'ma v ZhETF 93, 63-68 (2011)     JETP Lett. 93, 59-65 (2011)     [arXiv:1011.4185]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and G.E. Volovik
Fermions with cubic and quartic spectrum
Pis'ma v ZhETF 92, 751 (2010)    JETP Lett. 92, 681-686 (2010)    [arXiv:1010.0393]
bullet M.A. Laakso, T.T. Heikkilä, and Yu. V. Nazarov
Giant current fluctuations in an overheated single-electron transistor
Phys. Rev. B 82, 205316 (2010).    [arXiv:1009.3400]
bullet F.S. Bergeret, P. Virtanen, T.T. Heikkilä, and J.C. Cuevas
Theory of Microwave-Assisted Supercurrent in quantum point contacts
Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 117001 (2010)    [arXiv:1006.3181].
bullet J.T. Peltonen, P. Virtanen, M. Meschke, J.V. Koski, T.T. Heikkilä, and J.P. Pekola
Thermal Conductance of a Proximity Superconductor
Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 097004 (2010)    [arXiv:1003.5154]
bullet P. Virtanen, T.T. Heikkilä, F.S. Bergeret, and J.C. Cuevas
Theory of Microwave-Assisted Supercurrent in Diffusive SNS Junctions
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 247003 (2010)    [arXiv:1001.5149]
bullet J.K. Viljas and T.T. Heikkilä
Electron-phonon heat transfer in monolayer and bilayer graphene
Phys. Rev. B 81, 245404 (2010).    [arXiv:1002.3502]
bullet M.A. Laakso, T.T. Heikkilä, and Yuli Nazarov
Fully Overheated Single-Electron Transistor
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 196805 (2010).    [arXiv:0912.2832]
See the Synopsis in Physics.
bullet Juha Voutilainen, Matti A. Laakso, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Physics of the proximity Josephson sensor
J. Appl. Phys. 107, 064508 (2010).    [arXiv:0906.5470]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Moosa Hatami and Gerrit E.W. Bauer
Spin heat accumulation and its relaxation in spin valves
Phys. Rev. B 81, 100408(R) (2010), Editor's suggestion    [arXiv:0910.4867]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Moosa Hatami and Gerrit E.W. Bauer
Electron-electron interaction induced spin thermalization in quasi-low-dimensional spin valves
Solid State Communications 150, 475 (2010).    [arXiv:1004.3656]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and Yuli Nazarov
Statistics of temperature fluctuations in an electron system out of equilibrium
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 130605 (2009).    [arXiv:0812.1142]
bullet T.T. Heikkilä and F. Giazotto
Phase sensitive electron-phonon coupling in a superconducting proximity structure
Phys. Rev. B 79, 094514 (2009).    [arXiv:0810.4843]
bullet T. Tsuneta, P. Virtanen, F. Wu, T. Wang, T. T. Heikkilä, and P. J. Hakonen
Local and Non-Local Shot Noise in Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes
Europhys. Lett. 85, 37004 (2009).    [arXiv:0706.2658]
bullet M.A. Laakso and T. T. Heikkilä
Charge transport in ballistic multiprobe graphene structures
Phys. Rev. B 78, 205420 (2008).    [arXiv:0806.4528]
bullet M. A. Laakso, T. Ojanen and T. T. Heikkilä
Effective capacitance in a single-electron transistor
Phys. Rev. B 77, 233303 (2008).    [arXiv:0802.1973]
bullet F. Giazotto, T. T. Heikkilä, G. Pepe, P. Helistö, A. Luukanen, and J.P. Pekola
Ultrasensitive Proximity Josephson Sensor with Kinetic Inductance Read-Out
Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 162507 (2008).    [arXiv:0802.2483]
bullet M. S. Crosser, Jian Huang, F. Pierre, Pauli Virtanen, Tero T. Heikkilä, F. K. Wilhelm, and Norman O. Birge
Nonequilibrium experiments in mesoscopic multi-terminal SNS Josephson junctions
Phys. Rev. B 77, 014528 (2008).    [arXiv:0801.1324]
bullet P. Virtanen, J. Zou, I. Sosnin, V. Petrashov, and T. T. Heikkilä
Phase states of multiterminal mesoscopic normal metal - superconductor structures
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 217003 (2007).    
bullet Markku P. Stenberg, Pauli Virtanen, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Phase-dependent noise correlations in normal-superconducting structures
Phys. Rev. B 76, 144504 (2007)    [cond-mat/0702430].
bullet Teemu Ojanen and Tero T. Heikkilä
Photon heat transport in low-dimensional nanostructures
Phys. Rev. B 76, 073414 (2007)      [cond-mat/0701334]
bullet A. Timofeev, M. Meschke, J. T. Peltonen, T. T. Heikkilä, and J. P. Pekola
Wide-band detection of the third moment of shot noise by a hysteretic Josephson junction
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 207001 (2007)      [cond-mat/0612087]
bullet Pauli Virtanen and Tero T. Heikkilä
Peltier Effects in Andreev Interferometers
Phys. Rev. B 75, 104517 (2007)    [cond-mat/0703328].
bullet M. A. Laakso, P. Virtanen, F. Giazotto, and T. T. Heikkilä
Nonequilibrium characteristics in all-superconducting tunnel structures
Phys. Rev. B 75, 094507 (2007)      [cond-mat/0611519]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and Teemu Ojanen
Quantum detectors for the third cumulant of current fluctuations
Phys. Rev. B 75, 035335 (2007)     [cond-mat/0609133]
bullet M.S. Crosser, Pauli Virtanen, Tero T. Heikkila, Norman O. Birge
Supercurrent-induced temperature gradient across a nonequilibrium SNS Josephson junction
Phys. Rev. Lett., 96, 167004 (2006)     [cond-mat/0601488]
bullet P. Virtanen and T. T. Heikkilä
Circuit theory for noise in incoherent normal-superconducting structures
New J. Phys. 8, 50 (2006)      [cond-mat/0506055]
bullet Francesco Giazotto, Tero T. Heikkilä, Arttu Luukanen, Alexander M. Savin, and Jukka P. Pekola
Opportunities for mesoscopics in thermometry and refrigeration: physics and applications
Rev. Mod. Phys. 78, 217 (2006)     [cond-mat/0508093]
bullet Teemu Ojanen and Tero T. Heikkilä
Quantum transitions induced by the third cumulant of current fluctuations
Phys. Rev. B 73, 020501(R) (2006)      [cond-mat/0506601]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and Wolfgang Belzig
Slow Vibrations in Transport through Molecules
Nano Lett. 5, 2088 (2005).     [cond-mat/0512047]
bullet L. Grüter, F. Cheng, T. T. Heikkilä, M. T. González, F. Diederich, C. Schönenberger, and M. Calame
Resonant tunneling through a C60 molecular junction in liquid environment
Nanotechnology 16, 2143 (2005)    [cond-mat/0507264]
bullet J. Voutilainen, T. T. Heikkilä, and N. B. Kopnin:
Nonequilibrium phenomena in multiple normal-superconducting tunnel heterostructures
Phys. Rev. B 72, 054505 (2005)     [cond-mat/0503217]
bullet Teemu Ojanen and Tero T. Heikkilä
State-dependent impedance of a strongly coupled oscillator-qubit system
Phys. Rev. B 72, 054502 (2005)      [cond-mat/0501043]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä and Leif Roschier
Cyclostationary measurement of low-frequency odd moments of current fluctuations
Phys. Rev. B 71, 085316 (2005)     [cond-mat/0407233]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Pauli Virtanen, Göran Johansson, and Frank K. Wilhelm
Measuring non-Gaussian fluctuations through incoherent Cooper pair current
Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 247005 (2004)      [cond-mat/0412226].
bullet Leif Roschier, Tero T. Heikkilä, and Pertti Hakonen
Cyclostationary shot noise in mesoscopic measurements
J. Appl. Phys., 96, 5927 (2004).      [cond-mat/0412228].
bullet R.K. Lindell, J. Delahaye, M. A. Sillanpää, T. T. Heikkilä, E. B. Sonin, and P. J. Hakonen
Observation of shot-noise-induced asymmetry in the Coulomb blockaded Josephson junction
Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 197002 (2004)     [cond-mat/0403427].
bullet Pauli Virtanen and Tero T. Heikkilä
Thermopower induced by the supercurrent in superconductor-normal-metal structures
Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 177004 (2004)      [cond-mat/0401008]
bullet F. Giazotto, T. T. Heikkilä, F. Taddei, R. Fazio, J. Pekola, and F. Beltram
Tailoring Josephson coupling through superconductivity-induced nonequilibrium
Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 137001 (2004)      [cond-mat/0311384].
bullet J. Pekola, T. T. Heikkilä, A. M. Savin, J. T. Flyktman, F. Giazotto, and F. W. J. Hekking
Limitations of Cooling Electrons Using Normal-Metal-Superconductor Tunnel Junctions
Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 056804 (2004)     [cond-mat/0312401].
bullet Francesco Giazotto, Fabio Taddei, Tero T. Heikkilä, Rosario Fazio, and Fabio Beltram:
Ultra-low dissipation Josephson transistor
Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 2877 (2003)     [cond-mat/0307700].
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Tommy Vänskä, and Frank K. Wilhelm:
Supercurrent-induced Peltier-like effect in superconductor/normal metal weak links

Phys. Rev. B 67, 100502(R) (2003)     [cond-mat/0302292].
bullet J. J. A. Baselmans, T. T. Heikkilä, B. J. van Wees, and T. M. Klapwijk:
Direct observation of the transition from the conventional superconducting state to the pi-state in a controllable Josephson junction
Phys. Rev. Lett. 89, 207002 (2002).
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Jani Särkkä, and Frank K. Wilhelm:
Supercurrent-carrying density of states in mesoscopic Josephson weak links
Phys. Rev. B 66, 184513 (2002)     [cond-mat/0208348].
bullet Jian Huang, F. Pierre, Tero T. Heikkilä, Frank K. Wilhelm, and Norman Birge:
Observation of a controllable pi-junction in a 3-terminal Josephson device
Phys. Rev. B 66, 020507(R) (2002)     [cond-mat/0206026].
bullet Markku P. Stenberg and Tero T. Heikkilä:
Nonlinear shot noise in mesoscopic diffusive normal-superconducting systems
Phys. Rev. B 66, 144504 (2002)     [cond-mat/0208235]
bullet Mika A. Sillanpää, Tero T. Heikkilä, Rene K. Lindell, and Pertti J. Hakonen:
Inverse proximity effect in superconductors near ferromagnetic material
Europhys. Lett., 56, 590 (2001)    [cond-mat/0102367]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Frank K. Wilhelm and Gerd Schön:
Non-equilibrium supercurrent through mesoscopic ferromagnetic weak links
Europhys. Lett. 51, 434-440 (2000)    [cond-mat/0003383]
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Martti M. Salomaa, and Colin J. Lambert:
Superconducting Proximity Effect and Universal Conductance Fluctuations
Phys. Rev. B 60, 9291 (1999)    [cond-mat/9904016]

Conference proceedings (long)

bullet V.J. Kauppila, M.A. Laakso, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Energy and particle number fluctuations in superconducting heterostructures
Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Noise and Fluctuations 2013     [arXiv:1306.0375]
bullet J. T. Peltonen, A. V. Timofeev, M. Meschke, T. T. Heikkilä, and J. P. Pekola
Detecting non-Gaussian current fluctuations using a Josephson threshold detector
Physica E 40, 111 (2007) (Proceedings of the meeting "Quantum Coherence, Noise and Decoherence in Nanostructures", Dresden (2006)).    
bullet P. Virtanen and T. T. Heikkilä
Thermoelectric effects in superconducting proximity structures
Applied Physics A 89, 625 (2007) (Proceedings of the meeting "Spin Physics of Superconducting Heterostructures", Bad Honnef (2006)).    [arXiv:0706.2306]
bullet Jing Zou, Igor Sosnin, Pauli Virtanen, Matthias Meschke, Victor Petrashov, and Tero T. Heikkilä
Influence of supercurrents on low-temperature thermopower in mesoscopic N/S structures
J. Low Temp. Phys. 146, 193 (2007) (Proceedings of the ULTI 2006 meeting in Lammi)      [cond-mat/0609309]
bullet Pauli Virtanen and Tero T. Heikkilä
Thermopower in Andreev interferometers
J. Low Temp. Phys., 136, 401-434 (2004)      [cond-mat/0405285]
bullet F. Giazotto, T. T. Heikkilä, F. Taddei, R. Fazio, J. Pekola, and F. Beltram
Mesoscopic supercurrent transistor controlled by nonequilibrium cooling
J. Low Temp. Phys. 136, 435-452 (2004).      [cond-mat/0404383].

Conference proceedings (short, refereed)

bullet P. Virtanen and T. T. Heikkilä
Rectifying Non-Gaussian Noise with Incoherent Cooper Pair Tunneling
AIP Conf. Proc. 850, 771-772 (2006). Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Low Temperature Physics (2005)
bullet Rene K. Lindell, Mika A. Sillanpää, Tero T. Heikkilä, Julien Delahaye, Edouard B. Sonin, and Pertti J. Hakonen Effect of Non-Gaussian Noise in Small Josephson Junctions
AIP Conf. Proc. 850, 1421-1422 (2006). Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Low Temperature Physics (2005)
bullet Rene K. Lindell, Mika A. Sillanpää, Tero T. Heikkilä, Julien Delahaye, Takahide Yamaguchi, Edouard B. Sonin, and Pertti J. Hakonen
Small Josephson Junction As Detector Of Non-Gaussian Noise
AIP Conf. Proc. 800, 563-568 (2005). Proceedings of the Conference "Unsolved Problems of Noise and Fluctuations" (2005).
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Martti M. Salomaa, and Colin J. Lambert:
Universal conductance fluctuations in mesoscopic normal-superconducting structures
Physica B 280 432-433 (2000) (LT22 proceedings).
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Markku P. Stenberg, Martti M. Salomaa, and Colin J. Lambert:
Thermopower in mesoscopic normal-superconducting structures
Physica B 284-8, 1862-1863 (2000) (LT22 proceedings).

Conference proceedings (other types)

bullet J. Delahaye, T. Heikkilä, R. Lindell, M. Sillanpää, T. Yamaguchi, P. Hakonen, and E. Sonin
Ultrasensitive noise measurement scheme for mesoscopic circuits using a Coulomb blockaded Josephson junction
Proceedings of the 17th International Conference "Noise and fluctuations" in Prague, Czech Republic (2003).

Other publications

bullet Tero T. Heikkilä: Superconducting proximity effect in mesoscopic metals" - My thesis for the degree of Doctor of Technology. See also its erratum
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä, Mikio Nakahara, and Martti M. Salomaa (editors):
"Quantum computing - physical realizations", Collection of student essays from the course Tfy-44.140 Quantum computing.
TKK-F-A810, ISBN 951-22-5798-X, ISSN 1456-3320
bullet Tero T. Heikkilä: Electronic Transport in Superconducting Nanostructures: Scattering Approach - Master's thesis.
bullet Special assignments (undergraduate student works) on
bullet Recursive Green's-function method for transmission calculations in mesoscopic physics
bullet Anderson metal-insulator transition
bullet Mesoscopic effects in superconductivity

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