Dynamical Critical Exponents in Driven-Dissipative Quantum Systems
Authors: Comaron P., Dagvadorj G., Zamora A., Carusotto I., Proukakis N. P., Szymanska M. H.
Autors Affiliation: [Comaron, P.; Proukakis, N. P.] Newcastle Univ, Sch Math Stat & Phys, Joint Quantum Ctr JQC Durham Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 7RU, Tyne & Wear, England.
[Dagvadorj, G.; Zamora, A.; Szymanska, M. H.] UCL, Dept Phys & Astron, Gower St, London WC1E 6BT, England.
[Dagvadorj, G.] Univ Warwick, Dept Phys, Coventry CV4 7AL, W Midlands, England.
[Carusotto, I.] INO CNR BEC Ctr, I-38123 Povo, Italy and Univ Trento, Dipartimento Fis, I-38123 Povo, Italy.
Abstract: We study the phase ordering of parametrically and incoherently driven microcavity polaritons after an infinitely rapid quench across the critical region. We confirm that the system, despite its driven-dissipative nature, satisfies the dynamical scaling hypothesis for both driving schemes by exhibiting self-similar patterns for the two-point correlator at late times of the phase ordering. We show that polaritons are characterized by the dynamical critical exponent z approximate to 2 with topological defects playing a fundamental role in the dynamics, giving logarithmic corrections both to the power-law decay of the number of vortices and to the associated growth of the characteristic length scale.
Journal/Review: PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS
Volume: 121 (9) Pages from: 095302-1 to: 095302-6
KeyWords: phase-ordering kinetics; XY model; DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.095302Citations: 11data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2020-10-18References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here