Anderson localization by virtual transitions only

Alex Dikopoltsev, Hanan Herzig Sheinfux, Mordechai Segev

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Abstract

We show that virtual transitions can cause Anderson localization, without any first-order scattering processes. Such high-order scattering leads to new mobility edges and short localization lengths even in directions where disorder does not exist.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics - Proceedings Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580675
DOIs
StatePublished - 8 Sep 2019
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2019 - Part of Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS - Washington, United States
Duration: 15 Sep 201919 Sep 2019

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics - Proceedings Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS

Conference

ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2019 - Part of Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityWashington
Period15/09/1919/09/19

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Publisher Copyright:
© OSA 2019. The Author(s).

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