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Publications Prior to 2001 by K.A. Moler , Group theses

Publications

2014

Eric M. Spanton, Katja C. Nowack, Lingjie Du, Gerard Sullivan, Rui-Rui Du, Kathryn A. Moler
"Images of edge current in InAs/GaSb quantum wells"
Physical Review Letters 113 026804 (2014). Abstract Full Text (arXiv) (American Physical Society) Supplementary Materials

2013

Beena Kalisky, Eric M. Spanton, Hilary Noad, John R. Kirtley, Katja C. Nowack,Christopher Bell,Hiroki K. Sato,Masayuki Hosoda,Yanwu Xie,Yasuyuki Hikita,Carsten Woltmann,Georg Pfanzelt,Rainer Jany,Christoph Richter,Harold Y. Hwang, Jochen Mannhart & Kathryn A. Moler
"Locally enhanced conductivity due to the tetragonal domain structure in LaAlO3/SrTiO3 heterointerfaces"
Nature Materials 12, 1091-1095 (2013) Full Text (Nature Publishing Group)
News and Views

Ilya Sochnikov, Andrew J. Bestwick, James R. Williams, Thomas M. Lippman, Ian R. Fisher, David Goldhaber-Gordon, John R. Kirtley, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Direct Measurement of Current-Phase Relations in Superconductor/Topological Insulator/Superconductor Junctions"
Nano Letters, 2013, 13 (7), pp 3086–3092 Abstract (American Chemical Society)

Katja C. Nowack, Eric M. Spanton, Matthias Baenninger, Markus König, John R. Kirtley, Beena Kalisky, C. Ames, Philipp Leubner, Christoph Brüne, Hartmut Buhmann, Laurens W. Molenkamp, David Goldhaber-Gordon, Kathryn A. Moler
"Imaging currents in HgTe quantum wells in the quantum spin Hall regime"
Nature Materials 12, 787–791 (2013) Full Text (Nature Publishing Group) Supplementary Materials

2012

Thomas M. Lippman, Beena Kalisky, Hyunsoo Kim, Makariy A. Tanatar, Sergey L. Bud'ko, Paul C. Canfield, Ruslan Prozorov, Kathryn A. Moler
"Agreement between local and global measurements of the London penetration depth"
Physica C Volume 483 14 December 2012, Pages 91–93 Abstract (Elsevier) Full Text

Julie A. Bert, Katja C. Nowack, Beena Kalisky, Hilary Noad, John R. Kirtley, Chris Bell, Hiroki K. Sato, Masayuki Hosoda, Yasayuki Hikita, Harold Y. Hwang, Kathryn A. Moler
"Measurements of the gate tuned superfluid density in superconducting LaAlO3/SrTiO3"
Physical Review B 86 060503(R) (2012). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Beena Kalisky, Julie A. Bert, Christopher Bell, Yanwu Xie, Hiroki K. Sato, Masayuki Hosoda, Yasuyuki Hikita, Harold Y. Hwang, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Scanning Probe Manipulation of Magnetism at the LaAlO3/SrTiO3 Heterointerface"
Nano Letters Article ASAP (2012). Abstract (American Chemical Society)

Beena Kalisky, Julie A. Bert, Brannon B. Klopfer, Christopher Bell, Hiroki K. Sato, Masayuki Hosoda, Yasuyuki Hikita, Harold Y. Hwang, Kathryn A. Moler
"Critical thickness for ferromagnetism in LaAlO3/SrTiO3 heterostructures"
Nature Communications 3 922 (2012). Abstract (Nature Publishing Group)

John R. Kirtley, Beena Kalisky, Julie A. Bert, Chris Bell, Minu Kim, Yasuyuki Hikita, Harold Y. Hwang, J. H. Ngai, Y. Segal, F. J. Walker, C. H. Ahn, Kathryn A. Moler
"Scanning SQUID susceptometry of a paramagnetic superconductor"
Physical Review B 85 224518 (2012). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Thomas M. Lippman and Kathryn A. Moler
"Calculation of the effect of random superfluid density on the temperature dependence of the penetration depth"
Physical Review B 85 104529 (2012). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

2011

Julie A. Bert, Nicholas C. Koshnick, Hendrik Bluhm and Kathryn A. Moler
"Fluxoid fluctuations in mesoscopic superconducting rings"
Physical Review B 84 134523 (2011). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Julie A. Bert, Beena Kalisky, Christopher Bell, Minu Kim, Yasuyuki Hikita, Harold Y. Hwang, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Direct imaging of the coexistence of ferromagnetism and superconductivity at the LaAlO3/SrTiO3 interface"
Nature Physics 7 2079 (2011). Abstract (Nature Publishing Group) Full Text
News and Views by Andrew J. Millis Nature Physics 7 2087 (2011).

Lan Luan, Ophir M. Auslaender, Nadav Shapira, Douglas A. Bonn, Ruixing Liang, Walter N. Hardy, Kathryn A. Moler
"Magnetic force microscopy measurement of the penetration depth in superconductors from Meissner replusion"
arXiv:1103.6072v1 (cond-mat.supr_con)

B. Kalisky, J. R. Kirtley, J. G. Analytis, J.-H. Chu, I. R. Fisher and K. A. Moler
"Behavior of vortices near twin boundaries in underdoped Ba(Fe1-xCox)2As2"
Physical Review B 83 064511 (2011). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Lan Luan, Thomas M. Lippman, Clifford W. Hicks, Julie A. Bert, Ophir M. Auslaender, Jiun-Haw Chu, James G. Analytis, Ian R. Fisher, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Local Measurement of the Superfluid Density in the Pnictide Superconductor Ba(Fe1-xCox)2As2 across the Superconducting Dome"
Physical Review Letters 106 067001 (2011). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

2010

K.A. Moler
“High-temperature superconductivity: How the cuprates hid their stripes,” Nature 468, 643-644 (2010). Full Text (Nature Publishing Group)

John R. Kirtley
"Fundamental studies of superconductors using scanning magnetic imaging"
Rep. Prog. Phys. 73 126501 (2010). Abstract (IOP Science) Full Text

Clifford W. Hicks, John R. Kirtley, Thomas M. Lippman, Nicholas C. Koshnick Martin E. Huber, Yoshiteru Maeno, William M. Yuhasz, M. Brian Maple, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Limits on superconductivity-related magnetization in Sr2RuO4 and PrOs4Sb12 from scanning SQUID microscopy"
Physical Review B 81 214501 (2010). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Beena Kalisky, John R. Kirtley, James G. Analytis, Jiun-Haw Chu, Arturas Vailionis, Ian R. Fisher, Kathryn A. Moler
"Enhanced superfluid density on twin boundaries in Ba(Fe1-xCox)2As2"
Physical Review B 81 184513 (2010). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
Viewpoint in Physics 3 41 (2010).

John R. Kirtley, Beena Kalisky, Lan Luan, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Meissner response of a bulk superconductor with an embedded sheet of reduced penetration depth"
Physical Review B 81 184514 (2010). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
Viewpoint in Physics 3 41 (2010).

L. Luan, O. M. Auslaender, T. M. Lippman, C. W. Hicks, B. Kalisky, J. H. Chu, J. G. Analytis, I. R. Fisher, J. R. Kirtley, K. A. Moler
"Local measurement of the penetration depth in the pnictide superconductor Ba(Fe0.95Co0.05)2As2"
Physical Review B 81 100501(R) (2010). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
Synopsis by the PRB editor in Physics

2009

J. C. Keay, P. R. Larson, K. L. Hobbs, M. B. Johnson, J. R. Kirtley, O. M. Auslaender and K. A. Moler
"Sequential vortex hopping in an array of artificial pinning centers"
Physical Review B 80 165421 (2009). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

C. W. Hicks, T. M. Lippman, M. E. Huber, J. G. Analytis, J. H. Chu, A. S. Erickson, I. R. Fisher, and K. A. Moler
"Evidence for a Nodal Energy Gap in the Iron-Pnictide Superconductor LaFePO from Penetration Depth Measurements by Scanning SQUID Susceptometry"
Physical Review Letters 103 127003 (2009). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

H. Bluhm, J. A. Bert, N. C. Koshnick, M. E. Huber and K. A. Moler
"Spinlike Susceptibility of Metallic and Insulating Thin Films at Low Temperature"
Physical Review Letters 103 026805 (2009). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
Auxiliary document containing additional data and discussion.

L. Luan, O. M. Auslaender, D. A. Bonn, R. Liang, W. N. Hardy, and K. A. Moler
"Magnetic force microscopy study of interlayer kinks in individual vortices in the underdoped cuprate superconductor YBa2Cu3O6+x"
Physical Review B 79 214530 (2009). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
You can also find this paper in the July 1, 2009 issue of Virtual Journal of Applications of Superconductivity.

B. Kalisky, J. R. Kirtley, E. A. Nowadnick, R. B. Dinner, E. Zeldov, Ariando, S. Wenderich, H. Hilgenkamp, D. M. Feldmann, and K. A. Moler
"Dynamics of single vortices in grain boundaries: I-V characteristics on the femtovolt scale"
Applied Physics Letters 94 202504 (2009). Abstract (American Institute of Physics). Full Text
You can also find this paper in the June 1, 2009 issue of the Virtual Journal of Applications of Superconductivity.

Hendrik Bluhm, Nicholas C. Koshnick, Julie A. Bert, Martin E. Huber, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Persistent Currents in Normal Metal Rings"
Physical Review Letters 102 136802 (2009). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
Auxiliary document containing additional fabrication details, data and discussion.
Viewpoint in Physics 2 24 (2009).

2008

C. W. Hicks, T. M. Lippman, M. E. Huber, Z. A. Ren, Z. X. Zhao, and K. A. Moler
"Scanning SQUID microscopy on polycrystalline SmFeAsO0.85 and NdFeAsO0.94F0.06"
Journal of the Physical Society of Japan 77 87C (2008). Abstract (Japanese Physical Society, Institute for Physics and Applied Physics).

Clifford W. Hicks, Thomas M. Lippman, Martin E. Huber, Zhi-An Ren, Jie Yang, Zhong-Xian Zhao, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Limits on the Superconducting Order Parameter in NdFeAsO1-xFy from Scanning SQUID Microscopy"
Journal of the Physical Society of Japan 78 013708 (2008). Abstract (Japanese Physical Society, Institute for Physics and Applied Physics).

Nicholas C. Koshnick, Martin E. Huber, Julie A. Bert, Clifford W. Hicks Jeff Large, Hal Edwards, and Kathryn A. Moler
"A terraced scanning superconducting quantum interference device with submicron pickup loops"
Applied Physics Letters 93 243101 (2008). Abstract (American Institute of Physics). Full text
Auxiliary document containing additional fabrication details and discussion.

Ophir M. Auslaender, Lan Luan, Eric W. J. Straver, Jennifer E. Hoffman Nicholas C. Koshnick, Eli Zeldov, Douglas A. Bonn, Ruixing Liang, Walter N. Hardy and Kathryn A. Moler
"Mechanics of individual isolated vortices in a cuprate superconductor"
Nature Physics 5 35 (2009). Abstract (Nature Publishing Group)

E. W. J. Straver, J. E. Hoffman, O. M. Auslaender, D. Rugar, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Controlled manipulation of individual vortices in a superconductor"
Applied Physics Letters 93, 172514 (2008). Abstract (American Institute of Physics). Full Text

Martin E. Huber, Nicholas C. Koshnick, Hendrik Bluhm, Leonard J. Archuleta, Tommy Azua, Per G. Björnsson, Brian W. Gardner, Sean T. Halloran, Erik A. Lucero, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Gradiometric micro-SQUID susceptometer for scanning measurements of mesoscopic samples"
Review of Scientific Instruments 79, 053704 (2008). Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

J.W. Guikema, Hendrik Bluhm, D.A. Bonn, Ruixing Liang, W.N. Hardy, and K.A. Moler
"Two-dimensional vortex behavior in highly underdoped YBa2Cu3O6+x observed by scanning Hall probe microscopy"
Physical Review B 77, 104515 (2008). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Hendrik Bluhm and Kathryn A. Moler
"Dissipative cryogenic filters with zero dc resistance"
Review of Scientific Instruments 79, 014703 (2008). Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

2007

Hendrik Bluhm, Nicholas C. Koshnick, Martin E. Huber, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Multiple fluxoid transitions in mesoscopic superconducting rings"
arXiv:0709.1175v1 (cond-mat.supr-con)

Nicholas C. Koshnick, Hendrik Bluhm, Martin E. Huber, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Fluctuation Superconductivity in Mesoscopic Aluminum Rings"
Science 318 , 1440 (2007) Abstract (AAAS) Full Text
Auxiliary document that includes the experimental methods, some data, and additional discussion.

Suk Bum Chung, Hendrik Bluhm and Eun-Ah Kim
"Stability of half-quantum vorticies in px+ipy superconductors"
Physical Review Letters 99, 197002 (2007) Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

J.R. Kirtley, Z. Deng, L. Luan, E. Yenilmez, H. Dai, and K.A. Moler
"Moment switching in nanotube magnetic force probes"
Nanotechnology 18 , 465506 (2007) Abstract (IOP)

Hendrik Bluhm
"Magnetic Fields above the Surface of a Superconductor with Internal Magnetism"
Physical Review B 76, 144507 (2007). Abstract (American Physical Society)Full Text

J.R. Kirtley, C. Kallin, C.W. Hicks, E.-A. Kim, Y. Liu, K.A. Moler, Y. Maeno, and K.D. Nelson
"Upper limit on spontaneous supercurrents in Sr2RuO4"
Physical Review B 76, 014526 (2007). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Rafael B. Dinner, Kathryn A. Moler, M. R. Beasley, and D. Matthew Feldmann
"Enhanced current flow through meandering grain boundaries in YBa2Cu3O7 films."
Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 212501 (2007) Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

Rafael B. Dinner, Kathryn A. Moler, D. Matthew Feldmann, and M. R. Beasley
"Imaging ac losses in superconducting films via scanning Hall probe microscopy"
Physical Review B 75, 144503 (2007). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

C. W. Hicks, L. Luan, K. A. Moler, E. Zeldov, and H. Shtrikman
"Noise characteristics of 100 nm scale GaAs/AlxGa1-xAs scanning Hall Probes"
Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 133512 (2007) Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

2006

Hendrik Bluhm, Nicholas C. Koshnick, Martin E. Huber, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Magnetic response of mesoscopic superconducting rings with two order parameters"
Physical Review Letters 97, 237002 (2006) Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text
Auxiliary document describing some of the analysis procedures.

Hendrik Bluhm, Suchitra E. Sebastian, Janice W. Guikema, I. R. Fisher, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Scanning Hall probe imaging of ErNi2B2C"
Physical Review B 73, 014514 (2006). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Zhifeng Deng, Erhan Yenilmez, Amy Reilein, Joshua Leu, Hongjie Dai, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Nanotube manipulation with focused ion beam"
Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 023119 (2006) Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

2005

Rafael B. Dinner, M. R. Beasley, and Kathryn A. Moler
"Cryogenic scanning Hall-probe microscope with centimeter scan range and submicron resolution"
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 76, 103702 (2005). Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

Per G. Björnsson, Yoshiteru Maeno, Martin E. Huber, Kathryn A. Moler
"Scanning magnetic imaging of Sr2RuO4"
Physical Review B 72, 012504 (2005). Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

Y. Matsushita, H. Bluhm, T. H. Geballe and I. R. Fisher
"Evidence for Charge Kondo Effect in Superconducting Tl-Doped PbTe"
Physical Review Letters 94, 157002 (2005) Abstract (American Physical Society) Full Text

2004

Zhifeng Deng; Yenilmez, E.; Leu, J.; Hoffman, JE; Straver, EWJ; Hongjie Dai; Moler, KA
"Metal-coated carbon nanotube tips for magnetic force microscopy"
Applied Physics Letters 85, 6263-5 (2004). Abstract (American Institute of Physics) Full Text

2003

Per G. Björnsson, Martin E. Huber and Kathryn A. Moler,
"A scanning SQUID microscope in a dilution refrigerator,"
Physica B 329-333, 1491-1492 (2003). Abstract (Elsevier ScienceDirect).

Brian W. Gardner, Janice C. Wynn, Doug A. Bonn, Ruixing Liang, Walter N. Hardy and Kathryn A. Moler,
"Vortex-antivortex annihilation in underdoped YBa2Cu3O6.354,"
Physica C 388-389 725-726 (2003). Abstract (Elsevier ScienceDirect).

2002

R. Liang, D.A. Bonn, W.N. Hardy, J.C. Wynn, K.A. Moler, L. Lu, S. Larochelle, L. Zhou, M. Greven, L. Lurio, and S.G.J. Mochrie,
"Preparation and characterization of homogeneous YBCO single crystals with doping level near the SC-AFM boundary,"
Physica C 383, 1-7 (2002). Abstract (Elsevier ScienceDirect).

Brian W. Gardner, Janice C. Wynn, D. A. Bonn, Ruixing Liang, W. N. Hardy, John R. Kirtley, Vladimir G. Kogan, and Kathryn A. Moler,
"Manipulation of single vortices in YBa2Cu3O6.354 with a locally applied magnetic field,"
Applied Physics Letters 80, 1010 (2002). Abstract (AIP). Full Text

2001

D.A. Bonn, Janice C. Wynn, Brian W. Gardner, Yu-Ju Lin, Ruixing Liang, W.N. Hardy, J.R. Kirtley, and K.A. Moler,
"A limit on spin-charge separation in high-Tc superconductors from the absence of a vortex-memory effect,"
Nature 414, 887 (2001). Abstract (Nature).

J.C. Wynn, D.A. Bonn, B.W. Gardner, Yu-Ju Lin, Ruixing Liang, W.N. Hardy, J.R. Kirtley, and K.A. Moler,
"Limits on spin-charge separation from h/2e fluxoids in very underdoped YBa2Cu3O6+x,"
Physical Review Letters 87, 197002 (2001). Abstract (APS). Full Text

Per G. Björnsson, Brian W. Gardner, John R. Kirtley, and Kathryn A. Moler,
"Scanning SQUID microscope in a dilution refrigerator,"
Review of Scientific Instruments 72, 4153 (2001). Abstract (AIP). Full Text

B.W. Gardner, J.C. Wynn, P.G. Björnsson, E.W.J. Straver, J.R. Kirtley, M.B. Ketchen, and K.A. Moler,
"Scanning superconducting quantum interference device susceptometry,"
Review of Scientific Instruments 72, pp.2361-2364 (2001). Abstract (AIP). Full Text

Publications Prior to 2001

Group Theses