Publications

Ph.D. Theses

Topological Excitations in an Atomic Bose Gas and Sexual Harassment Reported by Undergraduate Physicists Lauren M. Aycock (2016).
Phase Transitions in Engineered Ultracold Quantum Systems Ryan M. Price (2015).
An apparatus for light-less artificial gauge fields and new imaging techniques Abigail R. Perry (2015).
Engineered potentials in ultracold Bose-Einstein condensates Daniel L. Campbell (2015).
Artificial Gauge Fields for Ultracold Neutral Atoms Karina Jiménez-García (2012).
Evidence for the Josephson effect in quantum Hall bilayers I. B. Spielman (2004).

Masters Theses

Partial-Transfer Absorption Imaging of 87-Rb Bose-Einstein Condensates Erin E. Marshall (2016).

Peer-reviewed publications

Kinetic theory of dark solitons with tunable friction; H. M. Hurst, D. K. Efimkin, I. B. Spielman, and V. Galitski; Phys. Rev. A 95 053604 (2017). doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.95.053604

Fourier transform spectroscopy of a spin–orbit coupled Bose gas; A. Valdés-Curiel, D. Trypogeorgos, E. E. Marshall, and I. B. Spielman; New Journal of Physics 19 033025 (2017). doi:10.1088/1367-2630/aa6279

Brownian motion of solitons in a Bose–Einstein condensate; L. M. Aycock, H. M. Hurst, D. K. Efimkin, D. Genkina, H.-I. Lu, V. M. Galitski, and I. B. Spielman; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2017). doi:10.1073/pnas.1615004114

Semisynthetic zigzag optical lattice for ultracold bosons; E. Anisimovas, M. Račiūnas, C. Sträter, A. Eckardt, I. B. Spielman, and G. Juzeliūnas; Phys. Rev. A 94 063632 (2016). doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.94.063632

Real-space mean-field theory of a spin-1 Bose gas in synthetic dimensions; M. Hurst, J. H. Wilson, J. H. Pixley, I. B. Spielman, and S. S. Natu; Phys. Rev. A 94 063613 (2016). doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.94.063613

Synthetic gauge potentials for ultracold neutral atoms; Y.-J. Lin and I. B. Spielman; Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 49 183001 (2016). doi:10.1088/0953-4075/49/18/183001

Geometrical Pumping with a Bose-Einstein Condensate; H.-I. Lu, M. Schemmer, L. M. Aycock, D. Genkina, S. Sugawa, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 116 200402 (2016). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.200402

Rashba realization: Raman with RF; D. L. Campbell and I. B. Spielman; New Journal of Physics 18 033035 (2016). dio:10.1088/1367-2630/18/3/033035

Magnetic phases of spin-1 spin-orbit-coupled Bose gases; D. L. Campbell, R. M. Price, A. Putra, A. Valdes-Curiel, D. Trypogeorgos, and I. B. Spielman; Nat Commun 7 (2016). doi: 10.1038/ncomms10897

Interaction-driven exotic quantum phases in spin-orbit-coupled spin-1 bosons; J. H. Pixley, S. S. Natu, I. B. Spielman, and S. Das Sarma; Phys. Rev. B 93 081101 (2016). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.93.081101

Feshbach enhanced s-wave scattering of fermions: direct observation with optimized absorption imaging; D. Genkina, L. M. Aycock, B. K. Stuhl, H.-I. Lu, R. A. Williams, and I. B. Spielman; New Journal of Physics 18 013001 (2016). doi:10.1088/1367-2630/18/1/013001

Dynamical Detection of Topological Phase Transitions in Short-Lived Atomic Systems; Setiawan, K. Sengupta, I. B. Spielman, and J. D. Sau; Phys. Rev. Lett. 115 190401 (2015). dio:10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.190401

Visualizing edge states with an atomic Bose gas in the quantum Hall regime; B. K. Stuhl, H.-I Lu, L. M. Aycock, D. Genkina, and I. B. Spielman; Science 349, 1514–1518 (2015). doi:10.1126/science.aaa8515

Three-level Haldane-like model on a dice optical lattice; T. Andrijauskas, E. Anisimovas, M. Račiūnas, A. Mekys, V. Kudriašov, I. B. Spielman, and G. Juzeliūnas; Phys. Rev. A 92, 033617 (2015). doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.92.033617. Featured in PRA Kaleidoscope Images.

Gauge matters: observing the vortex-nucleation transition in a Bose condensate; L. J. LeBlanc, K. Jiménez-García, R. A. Williams, M. C. Beeler, A. R. Perry, and I. B Spielman; New J. Phys. 17 065016 (2015). doi:10.1088/1367-2630/17/6/065016. Topological materials special issue.

Position-dependent spin-orbit coupling for ultracold atoms; S.-W. Su, S.-C. Gou, I.-K. Liu, I. B. Spielman, L. Santos, A. Acus, A. Mekys, J. Ruseckas and G. Juzeliunas; New J. Phys. 17, 033045 (2015). doi:10.1088/1367-2630/17/3/033045

Tunable Spin-Orbit Coupling via Strong Driving in Ultracold-Atom Systems; K. Jiménez-García, L.J. LeBlanc, R.A. Williams, M.C. Beeler, C. Qu, M. Gong, C. Zhang, and I.B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 114 125301 (2015). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.125301 Featured as an Editors’ selection in Phys. Rev. Lett.

Light-induced gauge fields for ultracold atoms; N. Goldman, G. Juzeliunas, P. Ohberg, I. B. Spielman; Rep. Progr. Phys. 77, 126401 (2014). doi:10.1088/0034-4885/77/12/126401 Review Article.

Quenched binary Bose-Einstein condensates: spin domain formation and coarsening; S. De, D. L. Campbell, R. M. Price, A. Putra, B. M. Anderson, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. A 89, 033631 (2014). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevA.89.033631

Synthetic gauge fields in synthetic dimensions; A. Celi, P. Massignan, J. Ruseckas, N. Goldman, I. B. Spielman, G. Juzeliūnas, and M. Lewenstein; Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 043001 (2014). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.043001. Featured as an Editors’ Suggestion in Science!

Optimally focused cold atom systems obtained using density-density correlations; A. Putra, D. L. Campbell, R. M. Price, S. De, I. B. Spielman; Rev. Sci. Inst. 85, 013110 (2014). doi: 10.1063/1.4862046

Magnetically generated spin-orbit coupling for ultracold atoms; Brandon M. Anderson, I. B. Spielman, and Gediminas Juzeliūnas; Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 125301 (2013). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.125301

Detection of topological matter with quantum gases; I. B. Spielman; Annalen der Physik (2013). doi: 10.1002/andp.201300110

Raman-Induced Interactions in a Single-Component Fermi Gas Near an s-Wave Feshbach Resonance; R. A. Williams,  M. C. Beeler, L. J. LeBlanc, K. Jiménez-García, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 095301 (2013). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.095301

Fermion mediated interactions between ultracold bosons; S. De and I. B. Spielman; App. Phys. B (2013). doi:10.1007/s00340-013-5556-5

Direct observation of Zitterbewegung in a Bose-Einstein condensate; L. J. LeBlanc, R. A. Williams, M. C. Beeler, K. Jiménez-García, A. R. Perry, and I. B Spielman; NJP 15 073011 (2013).  doi:10.1088/1367-2630/15/7/073011

The spin Hall effect in a quantum gas; M. C. Beeler, K. Jiménez-García, L. J. LeBlanc, R. A. Williams, A. R. Perry, and I. B. Spielman; Nature 498 201 (2013). doi:10.1038/nature12185

Direct imaging of topological edge states with cold atoms; N. Goldman, J. Dalibard, A. Dauphin, F. Gerbier, M. Lewenstein, P. Zoller, and I. B. Spielman; PNAS (2013). doi:10.1073/pnas.1300170110

Spin-orbit coupling in atomic gases; V. Galitski and I. B. Spielman; Nature 495 49 (2013). doi:10.1038/nature11841

Measuring topology in a laser-coupled honeycomb lattice: From Chern insulators to topological semi-metals; N. Goldman, E. Anisimovas, F. Gerbier, P. Ohberg, I. B. Spielman, G. Juzeliūnas; NJP 15 013025 (2013). doi:10.1088/1367-2630/15/1/013025

Flux lattices reformulated; G. Juzeliūnas and I. B. Spielman; NJP 14 123022 (2012). doi:10.1088/1367-2630/14/12/123022

Dynamically Slowed Collapse of a Bose-Einstein Condensate with Negative Scattering Length; R. L. Compton, Y.-J. Lin, K. Jiménez-García, J. V. Porto, and I. B. Spielman; PRA 86 063601 (2012). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevA.86.063601

Observation of a superfluid Hall effect; L. J. LeBlanc, K. Jiménez-García, R. A. Williams, M. C. Beeler, A. R. Perry, W. D. Phillips, and I. B Spielman; PNAS 109 10811-10814 (2012). doi: 10.1073/pnas.1202579109

Synthetic 3D Spin-Orbit Coupling; B. M. Anderson, G. Juzeliūnas, V. M. Galitski, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 235301 (2012). Featured as an Editors’ Suggestion.

The Peierls substitution in an engineered lattice potential; K. Jiménez-García, L. J. LeBlanc, R. A. Williams, M. C. Beeler, A. R. Perry, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 108 225303 (2012). Featured as an Editors’ Suggestion and in an APS Physics Viewpoint.

Synthetic Partial Waves in Ultracold Atomic Collisions; R. A. Williams, L. J. LeBlanc, K. Jiménez-García, M. C. Beeler, A. R. Perry, W. D. Phillips, and I. B. Spielman; Science 335 314-317 (2012).

Spin-charge-density wave in a rounded-square Fermi surface for ultracold atoms; D. Makogon, I. B. Spielman, and C. Morais Smith; Euro. Phys. Lett. 97 33002 (2012). Selected as an editors choice. Featured in Europhysics News.

Vortices in spin-orbit-coupled Bose-Einstein condensates; J. Radic, T. Sedrakyan, I. B. Spielman, and V. Galitski; Phys. Rev. A 84 063604 (2011). Featured in PRA Kaleidoscope Images.

Chern numbers hiding in time-of-flight images; E. Zhao, N. Bray-Ali, C. J. Williams, I. B. Spielman, and I. I. Satija; Phys. Rev. A 84 063629 (2011).

Spin-orbit-coupled Bose-Einstein condensates; Y.-J. Lin, K. Jiménez-García, and I. B. Spielman; Nature 471 83-86 (2011); Featured in: Physics Today Search and Discovery, Physics world, and the online “Journal club for condensed matter physics.”

A synthetic electric force acting on neutral atoms; Y.-J. Lin, R. L. Compton, K. Jiménez-García, W. D. Phillips, J. V. Porto and I. B. Spielman; Nature Physics 7 531–534 (2011); Featured in: Nature “Research Highlights” March 24, 2011.

Realistic Rashba and Dresselhaus spin-orbit coupling for neutral atoms; D. L. Campbell, G. Juzeliūnas, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. A 84 025602 (2011).

Chiral Rashba spin textures in ultracold Fermi gases; J. D. Sau, R. Sensarma, S. Powell, I. B. Spielman, and S. Das Sarma; Phys. Rev. B. Rapid 83 140510 (2011); Featured as an Editors’ Suggestion.

Realistic Time-Reversal Invariant Topological Insulators with Neutral Atoms; N. Goldman, I. Satija, P. Nikolic, A. Bermudez, M.A. Martin-Delgado, M. Lewenstein, and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 105 255302 (2010).

Phases of a 2D Bose Gas in an Optical Lattice; K. Jiménez-García,, R. L. Compton, Y.-J. Lin, W. D. Phillips, J. V. Porto and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 105 110401 (2010).

A slow atom source using a collimated effusive oven and a single-layer variable pitch coil Zeeman slower; S. C. Bell, M. Junker, M. Jasperse, L. D. Turner, Y.-J. Lin, I. B. Spielman, and R. E. Scholten; Review of Scientific Instruments 81 013105 (2010).

Synthetic magnetic fields for ultracold neutral atoms; Y.-J. Lin, R. L. Compton, K. Jiménez-García,  J. V. Porto and I. B. Spielman; Nature 462 628-632 (2009); Featured in the online “Journal club for condensed matter physics.”

Field-sensitive addressing and control of field-insensitive neutral-atom qubits; N. Lundblad, J. M. Obrecht, I. B. Spielman, and J. V. Porto; Nature Physics 5 575 (2009).

Raman Processes and effective gauge fields; I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. A 79 063613 (2009).

Quantum and Classical Dynamics of a BEC in a Large-Period Optical Lattice; J. H. Huckans, I. B. Spielman, B. Laburthe Tolra, W. D. Phillips, and J. V. Porto; Phys. Rev. A 90 043609 (2009); Featured in PRA Kaleidoscope Images.

Rapid production of  87Rb Bose-Einstein condensates in a combined magnetic and optical potential; Y.-J. Lin, A. R. Perry, R. L. Compton, I. B. Spielman, and J. V. Porto; Phys. Rev. A 79 063631 (2009).

A Bose-Einstein Condensate in a Uniform Light-induced Vector Potential; Y.-J. Lin, R. L. Compton, A. R. Perry, W. D. Phillips, J. V. Porto and I. B. Spielman; Phys. Rev. Lett. 102 130401 (2009); Featured in APS Physics Viewpoint.

Condensate fraction in a 2D Bose gas measured across the Mott-insulator transition; I. B. Spielman, W. D. Phillips, and J. V. Porto; Phys. Rev. Lett. 100 120402 (2008).

Atoms in a radiofrequency-dressed optical lattice; N. Lundblad, P. J. Lee, I. B. Spielman, B. L. Brown, W. D. Phillips, and J. V. Porto; Phys. Rev. Lett. 100 150401 (2008).

The Mott insulator transition in a 2D atomic Bose gas; I. B. Spielman, W. D. Phillips, and J. V. Porto; Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 080404 (2007).

Collisional de-excitation in a quasi-2D degenerate Bose gas; I. B. Spielman, P. R. Johnson, J. H. Huckans, C. D. Fertig, S. L. Rolston, W. D. Phillips, and J. V. Porto; Phys. Rev. A 73 020702(R) (2006).

Spin Transition in Strongly Correlated Bilayer Two Dimensional Electron Systems; I. B. Spielman, L. A. Tracy, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer and K. W. West; Phys. Rev. Lett. 94 076803 (2005).

Onset of Interlayer Phase Coherence in a Bilayer Two-Dimensional Electron System: Effect of Layer Density Imbalance; I. B. Spielman, M. Kellogg, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer and K. W. West; Phys. Rev. B 70 081303 (2004).

Resistivity of dilute 2D electrons in an undoped GaAs heterostructure; M. P. Lilly, J. L. Reno, J. A. Simmons, I. B. Spielman, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer, K. W. West, E. H. Hwang, and S. Das Sarma; Phys. Rev. Lett. 90 056806 (2003).

Observation of Quantized Hall Drag in a Strongly Correlated Bilayer Electron System; M. Kellogg, I. B. Spielman, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer and K. W. West; Phys. Rev. Lett. 88 126804 (2002).

Observation of a Linearly Dispersing Goldstone Mode in a Quantum Hall Ferromagnet; I. B. Spielman, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer, and K. W. West; Phys. Rev. Lett. 87 036803 (2001).

Resonantly Enhanced Tunneling in a Double Layer Quantum Hall Ferromagnet; I. B. Spielman, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer, and K. W. West; Phys. Rev. Lett. 84 5808 (2000).

Kinetic Inductance of the Two-Dimensional Electron Gas; P. J. Burke, I. B. Spielman, J. P. Eisenstein, L. N. Pfeiffer, and K. W. West; Appl. Phys. Lett. 76 745 (2000).

Books and chapters

Bose-Einstein condensates in artificial gauge fields; L. J. LeBlanc and I. B. Spielman; “Universal Themes of Bose-Einstein Condensation”; Chapter 15; pages 299-321; Cambridge University Press (2017).

The Mott Transition in a Bose Gas Measured Through Time of Flight; K. Jiménez-García and I. B. Spielman (pages 145-191) “Annual review of cold atoms and molecules: Volume 2” World Scientific (2013).  doi:10.1142/9789814590174_0003

Light induced gauge fields for ultracold neutral atoms; I. B. Spielman (chapter 5; pages 145-188) “Annual review of cold atoms and molecules” World Scientific (2013).

 

Invited publications

Assembling a complex quantum ensemble; I. B. Spielman; Science 348 185-186 (2015).

Controlling Atomic Interactions with Light; R. A. Williams, L. J. LeBlanc, K. Jiménez-García, M. C. Beeler, A. R. Perry, W. D. Phillips, and I. B. Spielman; Optics & Photonics News 23, 45–45 (2012).

Seeing topological order; G. Juzeliūnas and I. B. Spielman; Physics 4 99 (2011).

An optical Lattice of Flux; I. B. Spielman; Physics 4 35 (2011).

Atomic physics: A route to quantum magnetism; I. B. Spielman; Nature 472 301-302 (2011, News and Views article).

 

Other publications

Formation of optical flux lattices for ultra cold atoms; G. Juzeliunas and I. B. Spielman; Proc. SPIE 8274 82740H (2012).

Engineering Dresselhaus spin-orbit coupling for cold atoms in a double tripod configuration; G. Juzeliūnas, J. Ruseckas, D. L. Campbell, I. B. Spielman; Proc. SPIE 7950 79500M (2011).

Synthetic electric and magnetic fields for ultracold neutral atoms; W. D. Phillips, Y.-J. Lin, R. L. Compton, K Jiménez-García, A. R. Perry, J. V. Porto, and I. B. Spielman; J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 264 012002 (2011).

Bilayer 2D electron systems at nT=1: phase boundary between weak and strong coupling; J. P. Eisenstein, M. Kellogg, I. B. Spielman, L. N. Pfeiffer, and K. W. West; Physica E 20 111 (2003).

Evidence of superfluidity in double layer 2D electron systems; J. P. Eisenstein, I. B. Spielman, M. Kellogg, L. N. Pfeiffer, and K. W. West; Physica E 18 103 (2003).

Tunneling in a quantum Hall excitonic condensate; J. P. Eisenstein, I. B. Spielman, L. N. Pfeiffer, and K. W. West; Int. J. of Mod. Phys. B 16 2923 (2002).