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Kagome lattices with chiral charge density

Scanning tunnelling microscopy experiments reveal a chiral charge density wave order underpinning the anomalous Hall effect in kagome lattice materials. Under pressure this charge order is suppressed, while superconductivity gets a boost.

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Fig. 1: Charge order as a source of the anomalous Hall effect in kagome lattice materials.


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van Heumen, E. Kagome lattices with chiral charge density. Nat. Mater. 20, 1308–1309 (2021).

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