en
Scientific article
Open access
English

Magnetic Field Symmetry of Dynamic Capacitances

Published inPhysical review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol. 55, no. 4, p. 1946-1949
Publication date1997
Abstract

While the static capacitance matrix is always symmetric and thus an even function of the magnetic field, the dynamic capacitance matrix of multi-terminal samples obeys in general only the weaker Onsager-Casimir symmetry relations. Our results are in accordance with recent experimental observations of asymmetric dynamic capacitances in quantized Hall systems. We predict quantization of the four-terminal resistances of an insulating Hall sample.

Citation (ISO format)
CHRISTEN, Thomas, BUTTIKER, Markus. Magnetic Field Symmetry of Dynamic Capacitances. In: Physical review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, 1997, vol. 55, n° 4, p. 1946–1949. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.55.R1946
Main files (1)
Article
accessLevelPublic
Identifiers
ISSN of the journal1098-0121
535views
239downloads

Technical informations

Creation11/30/2009 3:08:43 PM
First validation11/30/2009 3:08:43 PM
Update time03/14/2023 3:18:17 PM
Status update03/14/2023 3:18:17 PM
Last indexation02/12/2024 6:16:43 PM
All rights reserved by Archive ouverte UNIGE and the University of GenevaunigeBlack