Institute for Theoretical Physics

Publications

 For recent preprints, see arXiv.

      2020

  1. E. Fiorelli, M. Marcuzzi, P. Rotondo, F. Carollo and I. Lesanovsky
    Signatures of associative memory behavior in a multi-mode Dicke model
    to appear in Physical Review Letters (2020)

  2. P. Mazza, R. Schmidt and I. Lesanovsky
    Vibrational dressing in kinetically constrained Rydberg spin systems
    Physical Review Letters 125, 033602 (2020)

  3. M. Burello, I. Lesanovsky and A. Trombettoni
    Reaching the quantum Hall regime with rotating Rydberg-dressed atoms
    Physical Review Research 2, 023290 (2020)

  4. F. Carollo, F. M. Gambetta, K. Brandner, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Non-equilibrium quantum many-body Rydberg atom engine
    Physical Review Letters 124, 170602 (2020)

  5. D. Cilluffo, G. Buonaiuto,  S. Lorenzo, G. M. Palma, F. Ciccarello, F. Carollo and I. Lesanovsky
    Witnessing nonclassicality through large deviations in quantum optics
    Physical Review Research 2, 023078 (2020)

  6. A. Kouzelis, K. Macieszczak, J. Minar and I. Lesanovsky
    Dissipative quantum state preparation and metastability in two-photon micromasers
    Physical Review A 101, 043847 (2020)

  7. R. Jones, G. Buonaiuto, B. Lang, I. Lesanovsky and B. Olmos
    Collectively enhanced chiral photon emission from an atomic array near a nanofiber
    Physical Review Letters 124, 093601 (2020)

  8. C. Zhang, F. Pokorny, W. Li, G. Higgins, A. Pöschl, I. Lesanovsky and M. Hennrich

    Sub-microsecond entangling gate between trapped ions via Rydberg interaction
    Nature 580, 345 (2020)

  9. Y. Zhou, I. Lesanovsky, T. Fernholz and W. Li
    Controlling the dynamical scale factor in a trapped atom Sagnac interferometer
    Physical Review A 101, 012517 (2020)

  10. F. M. Gambetta, W. Li, F. Schmidt-Kaler and I. Lesanovsky

    Engineering non-binary Rydberg interactions via electron-phonon coupling
    Physical Review Letters 124, 043402  (2020)

  11. E. Fiorelli, P. Rotondo, F. Carollo, M.Marcuzzi and I. Lesanovsky
    Dynamics of strongly coupled disordered dissipative spin-boson systems
    Physical Review Research 2, 013198 (2020)

    2019

  12. F. M. Gambetta, F. Carollo, A. Lazarides,  I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Classical stochastic discrete time crystals
    Physical Review E 100, 060105(R) (2019)

  13. G. Buonaiuto, R. Jones, B. Olmos and I. Lesanovsky
    Dynamical creation and detection of entangled many-body states in a chiral atom chain
    New Journal of Physics 21, 113021 (2019)

  14. E. Gillman, F. Carollo and I. Lesanovsky
    Numerical Simulation of Critical Dissipative Non-Equilibrium Quantum Systems with an Absorbing State
    New Journal of Physics 21, 093064 (2019)

  15. F. Carollo, E. Gillman, H. Weimer and I. Lesanovsky
    Critical behavior of the quantum contact process in one dimension
    Physical Review Letters 123, 100604 (2019)

  16. J. Vogel, W. Li, A. Mokhberi, I. Lesanovsky and F. Schmidt-Kaler
    Shuttling of Rydberg ions for fast entangling operations
    Physical Review Letters 123, 153603 (2019)

  17. I. Lesanovsky, B. Olmos, W. Guerin and R. Kaiser
    Dressed dense atomic gases
    Physical Review A 100, 021401(R) (2019)

  18. F. M. Gambetta, I. Lesanovsky, and W. Li
    Exploring nonequilibrium phases of the generalized Dicke model with a trapped Rydberg-ion quantum simulator
    Physical Review A 100, 022513 (2019)

  19. J. Needham, I. Lesanovsky and B. Olmos
    Subradiance-protected excitation transport
    New Journal of Physics 21, 073061 (2019)

  20. R. Gutierrez, J. P. Garrahan, and I. Lesanovsky
    Physical swap dynamics, shortcuts to relaxation, and entropy production in dissipative Rydberg gases
    Physical Review E 100, 012110 (2019)

  21. M. Ostmann, M. Marcuzzi, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Localization in spin chains with facilitation constraints and disordered interactions
    Physical Review A 99, 060101(R) (2019)

  22. K. Macieszczak, E. Levi, T. Macrì, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Coherence, entanglement, and quantumness in closed and open systems with conserved charge, with an application to many-body localization
    Physical Review A 99, 052354 (2019)

  23. E. Fiorelli, P. Rotondo, M. Marcuzzi, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Quantum accelerated approach to the thermal state of classical all-to-all connected spin systems with applications to pattern-retrieval in the Hopfield neural network
    Physical Review A 99, 032126 (2019)

  24. I. Lesanovsky, K. Macieszczak and J. P. Garrahan
    Non-equilibrium absorbing state phase transitions in discrete-time quantum cellular automaton dynamics on spin lattices
    Quantum Science and Technology 4, 02LT02 (2019)

  25. M. Ostmann, M. Marcuzzi, J. Minár and I. Lesanovsky
    Synthetic lattices, flat bands and localization in Rydberg quantum simulators
    Quantum Science and Technology 4, 02LT01 (2019)

  26. F. M. Gambetta, F. Carollo, M. Marcuzzi, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Discrete time crystals in the absence of manifest symmetries or disorder in open quantum systems
    Physical Review Letters 122, 015701 (2019)

    2018

  27. P. Rotondo, J. Minár, J. P. Garrahan, I. Lesanovsky, and M. Marcuzzi
    Singularities in large deviations of work in quantum quenches
    Physical Review B 98, 184303 (2018)

  28. C. Perez-Espigares, I. Lesanovsky, J. P. Garrahan and R. Guttierez
    Glassy dynamics due to a trajectory phase transition in dissipative Rydberg gases
    Physical Review A 98, 021804(R) (2018)
    selected as Editor's Suggestion

  29. F. Carollo, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Current fluctuations in boundary-driven quantum spin chains
    Physical Review B 98, 094301 (2018)

  30. D. C. Rose, H. Touchette, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Spectral properties of simple classical and quantum reset processes
    Physical Review E 98, 022129 (2018)

  31. C. G. Wade, M. Marcuzzi, E. Levi, J. M. Kondo, I. Lesanovsky, C. S. Adams and K. J. Weatherill
    A terahertz-driven non-equilibrium phase transition in a room temperature atomic vapour
    Nature Communications 9, 3567 (2018)

  32. J. Kerfoot, V. V. Korolkov, A. S. Nizovtsev, R. Jones, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, I. Lesanovsky, B. Olmos, N. A. Besley, E. Besley and P. H. Beton
    Substrate-Induced Shifts and Screening in the Fluorescence Spectra of Supramolecular Adsorbed Organic Monolayer
    The Journal of Chemical Physics 149, 054701 (2018)
    selected as Editor's Pick

  33. F. Carollo, J. P. Garrahan, I. Lesanovsky and C. Perez-Espigares
    Making rare events typical in Markovian open quantum systems
    Physical Review A 98, 010103(R) (2018)

  34. O. Morsch and I. Lesanovsky
    Dissipative many-body physics of cold Rydberg atoms
    La Rivista del Nuovo Cimento 41, 383 (2018)

  35. R. Jones, J. A. Needham, I. Lesanovsky, F. Intravaia and B. Olmos
    Modified dipole-dipole interaction and dissipation in an atomic ensemble near surfaces
    Physical Review A 97, 053841 (2018)

  36. A. Karabanov, D. Wisniewski, F. Raimondi, I. Lesanovsky and W. Köckenberger
    Many-body kinetics of dynamic nuclear polarization by the cross effect
    Physical Review A 97, 031404(R) (2018)

  37. Z. Lan, I. Lesanovsky and W. Li
    Devil's staircases without particle-hole symmetry
    Physical Review B 97, 075117 (2018)

  38. P. Rotondo, M. Marcuzzi, J. P. Garrahan, I. Lesanovsky and M. Müller
    Open quantum generalisation of Hopfield neural networks
    Journal of Physics A 51, 115301 (2018)
    Editor's Choice
    selected for inclusion in the Journal of Physics A Highlights of 2018 collection

  39. D. Gribben, I. Lesanovsky and R. Gutierrez
    Quench dynamics of a dissipative Rydberg gas in the classical and quantum regimes
    Physical Review A 97, 011603(R) (2018)

    2017

  40. F. Carollo, J. P. Garrahan, I. Lesanovsky and C. Perez-Espigares
    Fluctuating hydrodynamics, current fluctuations, and hyperuniformity in boundary-driven open quantum chains
    Physical Review E 96, 052118 (2017)

  41. M. Ostmann, J. Minar, M. Marcuzzi, E. Levi and I. Lesanovsky
    Non-adiabatic quantum state preparation and quantum state transport in chains of Rydberg atoms
    New Journal of Physics 19, 123015 (2017)

  42. K. Macieszczak, Y. Zhou, S. Hofferberth, J. P. Garrahan, W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Metastable decoherence-free subspaces and electromagnetically induced transparency in interacting many-body systems
    Physical Review A 96, 043860 (2017)

  43. R. Gutierrez, C. Simonelli, M. Archimi, F. Castellucci, E. Arimondo, D. Ciampini, M. Marcuzzi, I. Lesanovsky and O. Morsch
    Experimental signatures of an absorbing-state phase transition in an open driven many-body quantum system
    Physical Review A 96, 041602(R) (2017)

  44. R. J. Bettles, J. Minar, C. S. Adams, I. Lesanovsky and B. Olmos
    Topological properties of a dense atomic lattice gas
    Physical Review A 96, 041603(R) (2017)

  45. C. Perez-Espigares, M. Marcuzzi, R. Gutierrez and I. Lesanovsky
    Epidemic dynamics in open quantum spin systems
    Physical Review Letters 119, 140401 (2017)

  46. A. Karabanov, D. C. Rose, W. Köckenberger, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Phase transitions in electron spin resonance under continuous microwave driving
    Physical Review Letters 119, 150402 (2017)

  47. G. Higgins, W. Li, F. Pokorny, C. Zhang, F. Kress, C. Maier, J. Haag, Q. Bodart, I. Lesanovsky and M. Hennrich
    Single strontium Rydberg ion confined in a Paul trap
    Physical Review X 7, 021038 (2017)
    highlighted in a Synopsis on the webpage of the American Physical Society

  48. J. Minar, G. S. Soyler, P. Rotondo and I. Lesanovsky
    Effective spin physics in two-dimensional cavity QED arrays
    New Journal of Physics 19, 063033 (2017)

  49. M. Marcuzzi, J. Minar, D. Barredo, S. de Leseleuc, H. Labuhn, T. Lahaye, A. Browaeys, E. Levi and I. Lesanovsky
    Facilitation dynamics and localization phenomena in Rydberg lattice gases with position disorder
    Physical Review Letters 118, 063606 (2017)

  50. M. Buchhold, B. Everest, M. Marcuzzi, I. Lesanovsky and S. Diehl
    Nonequilibrium effective field theory for absorbing state phase transitions in driven open quantum spin systems
    Physical Review B 95, 014308 (2017)
    selected as Editor's Suggestion

  51. B. Everest, I. Lesanovsky, J. P. Garrahan and E. Levi
    Role of interactions in a dissipative many-body localized system
    Physical Review B 95, 024310 (2017)

    2016

  52. Z. Lan, W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Quantum melting of two-component Rydberg crystals
    Physical Review A 94, 051603 (2016)

  53. D. C. Rose, K. Macieszczak, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Metastability in an open quantum Ising model
    Physical Review E 94, 052132 (2016)

  54. A. Karabanov, G. Kwiatkowski, C. Perotto, D. Wisniewski, J. McMaster, I. Lesanovsky and W. Köckenberger
    Dynamic nuclear polarisation by thermal mixing: quantum theory and macroscopic simulations
    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18, 30093 (2016)

  55. B. Everest, M. Marcuzzi, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Emergent kinetic constraints, ergodicity breaking, and cooperative dynamics in noisy quantum systems
    Physical Review E 94, 052108 (2016)

  56. R. Gutierrez, J.P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Non-equilibrium fluctuations and metastability arising from non-additive interactions in dissipative multi-component Rydberg gases
    New Journal of Physics 18, 093054 (2016)

  57. R. Stevenson, J. Minar, S. Hofferberth and I. Lesanovsky
    Prospects of charged oscillator quantum state generation with Rydberg atoms
    Physical Review A 94, 043813 (2016)

  58. M. Syafwan, P. Kevrekidis, A. Paris-Mandoki, I. Lesanovsky, P. Krüger, L. Hackermüller and H. Susanto
    Superfluid flow past an obstacle in annular Bose-Einstein condensates
    Journal of Physics B 49, 235301 (2016)

  59. E. Levi, R. Gutierrez and I. Lesanovsky
    Quantum non-equilibrium dynamics of Rydberg gases in the presence of dephasing noise of different strengths
    Journal of Physics B 49, 184003 (2016)

  60. H. Gorniaczyk, C. Tresp, P. Bienias, A. Paris-Mandoki, W. Li, I. Mirgorodskiy, H. P. Büchler, I. Lesanovsky and S. Hofferberth
    Enhancement of Rydberg-mediated single-photon nonlinearities by electrically tuned Förster resonances
    Nature Communications 7, 12480 (2016)

  61. M. Marcuzzi, M. Buchhold, S. Diehl and I. Lesanovsky
    Absorbing state phase transition with competing quantum and classical fluctuations
    Physical Review Letters 116, 245701 (2016)

  62. K. Macieszczak, M. Guta, I. Lesanovsky and J.P. Garrahan
    Towards a theory of metastability in open quantum dynamics
    Physical Review Letters 116, 240404 (2016)

  63. E. Levi, M. Heyl, I. Lesanovsky and J.P. Garrahan
    Robustness of many-body localization in the presence of dissipation
    Physical Review Letters 116, 237203 (2016)

  64. J. Minar, S. G. Soyler and I. Lesanovsky
    Non-equilibrium dynamics of a non-linear Jaynes-Cummings model in cavity arrays
    New Journal of Physics 18, 053035 (2016)

  65. M. M. Valado, C. Simonelli, M. D. Hoogerland, I. Lesanovsky, J.P. Garrahan, E. Arimondo, D. Ciampini and O. Morsch
    Experimental observation of controllable kinetic constraints in a cold atomic gas
    Physical Review A 93, 040701 (2016)
    selected as Editor's Suggestion

  66. B. Everest, M. Marcuzzi and I. Lesanovsky
    Atomic loss and gain as a resource for non-equilibrium phase transitions in optical lattices
    Physical Review A 93, 023409 (2016)
    selected as Editor's Suggestion

  67. D. Wisniewski, A. Karabanov, I. Lesanovsky and W. Köckenberger
    Solid Effect DNP polarization dynamics in a system of many spins
    Journal of Magnetic Resonance 264, 30 (2016)

  68. K. Macieszczak, M. Guta, I. Lesanovsky and J.P. Garrahan
    Dynamical phase transitions as a resource for quantum enhanced metrology
    Physical Review A 93, 022103 (2016)

  69. E. Levi, J. Minar and I. Lesanovsky
    Crystalline structures in a one-dimensional two-component lattice gas with 1/rα interactions
    Journal of Statistical Mechanics, P033111 (2016)

    2015

  70. R. Gutierrez, J.P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Self-similar nonequilibrium dynamics of a many-body system with power-law interactions
    Physical Review E 92, 062144 (2015)

  71. E. Levi, J. Minar, J.P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Crystalline structures and frustration in a two-component Rydberg gas
    New Journal of Physics 17, 123017 (2015)

  72. Z. Lan, J. Minar, E. Levi, W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Emergent devil's staircase without particle-hole symmetry in Rydberg quantum gases with competing attractive and repulsive interactions
    Physical Review Letters 115, 203001 (2015)

  73. W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Coherence in a cold atom photon switch
    Physical Review A 92, 043828 (2015)

  74. R. Stevenson, M. Hush, T. Bishop, I. Lesanovsky and T. Fernholz
    Sagnac interferometry with a single atomic clock
    Physical Review Letters 115, 163001 (2015)

  75. M. Marcuzzi, E. Levi, W. Li, J. P. Garrahan, B. Olmos and I. Lesanovsky
    Non-equilibrium universality in the dynamics of dissipative cold atomic gases
    New Journal of Physics 17, 072003 (2015)
    Fast Track Communication
    selected as New Journal of Physics Highlight 2015

  76. J. Kiukas, M. Guta, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Equivalence of matrix product ensembles of trajectories in open quantum systems
    Physical Review E 92, 012132 (2015)

  77. A. Karabanov, D. Wisniewski, I. Lesanovsky and W. Köckenberger
    Dynamic nuclear polarization as kinetically constrained diffusion
    Physical Review Letters 115, 020404 (2015)

  78. M. R. Hush, W. Li, S. Genway, I. Lesanovsky and A. D. Armour
    Spin correlations as a probe of quantum synchronization in trapped-ion phonon lasers
    Physical Review A 91, 061401(R) (2015)
    selected as Editor's Suggestion

  79. A. Urvoy, F. Ripka, I. Lesanovsky, D. Booth, J.P. Shaffer, T. Pfau and R. Löw
    Strongly correlated growth of Rydberg aggregates in a vapor cell
    Physical Review Letters 114, 203002 (2015)
    selected as Editor's Suggestion

  80. M. R. Hush, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Generic map from non-Lindblad to Lindblad master equations
    Physical Review A 91, 032113 (2015)

  81. D. Viscor, W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Electromagnetically induced transparency of a single photon in dipole-coupled one-dimensional atomic clouds
    New Journal of Physics 17, 033007 (2015)
    selected for inclusion in IOP Select

  82. S. Pigeon, A. Xuereb, I. Lesanovsky, J. P. Garrahan, G. De Chiara and M. Paternostro
    Dynamical symmetries and crossovers in a three-spin system with collective dissipation
    New Journal of Physics 17, 015010 (2015)

    2014

  83. M. Marcuzzi, J. Schick, B. Olmos and I. Lesanovsky
    Effective dynamics of strongly dissipative Rydberg gases
    Journal of Physics A 47, 482001 (2014)
    Fast Track Communication
    selected for inclusion in IOP Select
    selected as Highlight of 2014

  84. B. Olmos, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Out-of-equilibrium evolution of kinetically constrained many-body quantum systems under purely dissipative dynamics
    Physical Review E 90, 042147 (2014)

  85. M. Marcuzzi, E. Levi, S. Diehl, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Universal nonequilibrium properties of dissipative Rydberg gases
    Physical Review Letters 113, 210401 (2014)

  86. B. Everest, M. R. Hush and I. Lesanovsky
    Many-body out-of-equilibrium dynamics of hard-core lattice bosons with nonlocal loss
    Physical Review B 90, 134306 (2014)

  87. E. Levi and I. Lesanovsky
    Non-classical correlations in a class of spin chains with long-range interactions and exactly solvable ground states
    New Journal of Physics 16, 093053 (2014)

  88. I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Out-of-equilibrium structures in strongly interacting Rydberg gases with dissipation
    Physical Review A 90, 011603(R) (2014)

  89. W. Li, D. Viscor, S. Hofferberth and I. Lesanovsky
    Electromagnetically induced transparency in an entangled medium
    Physical Review Letters 112, 243601 (2014)

  90. S. Genway, I. Lesanovsky, and J. P. Garrahan
    Localization in space and time in disordered-lattice open quantum dynamics
    Physical Review E 89, 042129 (2014)

  91. S. Ji, V. Sanghai, C. Ates and I. Lesanovsky
    Inhomogeneities and impurities in a dense one-dimensional Rydberg lattice gas
    Physical Review A 89, 021404(R) (2014)

  92. B. Olmos, D. Yu, and I. Lesanovsky
    Steady-state properties of a driven atomic ensemble with nonlocal dissipation
    Physical Review A 89, 023616 (2014)

  93. S. Genway, W. Li, C. Ates, B. P. Lanyon and I. Lesanovsky
    Generalised Dicke non-equilibrium dynamics in trapped ions
    Physical Review Letters 112, 023603 (2014)

  94. W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Entangling quantum gate in trapped ions via Rydberg blockade
    Applied Physics B 114, 37-44 (2014)

    2013

  95. T. Laycock, B. Olmos, T. W. A. Montgomery, W. Li, T. M. Fromhold and I. Lesanovsky
    Control of atomic Rydberg states using guided electrons
    Journal of Physics B 46, 245502 (2013)

  96. I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Kinetic constraints, hierarchical relaxation, and onset of glassiness in strongly interacting and dissipative Rydberg gases
    Physical Review Letters 111, 215305 (2013)

  97. S. Bettelli, D. Maxwell, T. Fernholz, C. S. Adams, I. Lesanovsky and C. Ates
    Exciton dynamics in emergent Rydberg lattices
    Physical Review A 88, 043436 (2013)

  98. J. M. Hickey, S. Genway, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Time-integrated observables as order parameters for full-counting-statistics transitions in closed quantum systems
    Physical Review B 87, 184303 (2013)

  99. C. Ates, I. Lesanovsky, C. S. Adams, and K. J. Weatherill
    Fast and quasideterministic single ion source from a dipole-blockaded atomic ensemble
    Physical Review Letters 110, 213003 (2013)

  100. W. Li, C. Ates and I. Lesanovsky
    Nonadiabatic motional effects and dissipative blockade for Rydberg atoms excited from optical lattices or microtraps
    Physical Review Letters 110, 213005 (2013)

  101. W. Li, A. W. Glaetzle, R. Nath and I. Lesanovsky
    Parallel execution of quantum gates in a long linear ion chain via Rydberg mode shaping
    Physical Review A 87, 052304 (2013)

  102. I. Lesanovsky, M. van Horssen, M. Guta, J. P. Garrahan
    Characterization of dynamical phase transitions in quantum jump trajectories beyond the properties of the stationary state
    Physical Review Letters 110, 150401 (2013)

  103. B. Olmos, D. Yu, Y. Singh, F. Schreck, K. Bongs and I. Lesanovsky
    Long-range interacting many-body systems with alkaline-earth-metal atoms
    Physical Review Letters 110, 143602 (2013)

  104. S. Ji, C. Ates, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Equilibration of quantum hard rods in one dimension
    Journal of Statistical Mechanics, P02005 (2013)

    2012

  105. J. M. Hickey, S. Genway, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Thermodynamics of quadrature trajectories in open quantum systems
    Physical Review A 86, 063824(2012)

  106. C. Ates, B. Olmos, W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Dissipative binding of lattice bosons through distance-selective pair loss
    Physical Review Letters 109, 233003 (2012)

  107. I. Lesanovsky and H. Katsura
    Interacting Fibonacci anyons in a Rydberg gas
    Physical Review A 86, 041601(R) (2012)

  108. B. Olmos, I. Lesanovsky and J. P. Garrahan
    Facilitated spin models of dissipative quantum glasses
    Physical Review Letters 109, 020403 (2012)

  109. B. Olmos, R. González-Férez, I. Lesanovsky and L. Velázquez
    Universal time-evolution of a Rydberg lattice gas with perfect blockade
    Journal of Physics A 45, 325301 (2012)
    selected for inclusion in IOP Select and as cover feature
    see also Insights news article
    selected as Highlight of 2012

  110. C. Ates and I. Lesanovsky
    Entropic enhancement of spatial correlations in a laser-driven Rydberg gas
    Physical Review A 86, 013408 (2012)

  111. S. Genway, J. P. Garrahan, I. Lesanovsky and A. D. Armour
    Phase transitions in trajectories of a superconducting single-electron transistor coupled to a resonator
    Physical Review E 85, 051122 (2012)

  112. W. Li, L. Hamadeh and I. Lesanovsky
    Probing the interaction between Rydberg-dressed atoms through interference
    Physical Review A 85, 053615 (2012)

  113. C. Ates, B. Olmos, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Dynamical phases and intermittency of the dissipative quantum Ising model
    Physical Review A 85, 043620 (2012)

  114. C. Ates, J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky
    Thermalization of a strongly interacting closed spin system:
    From coherent many-body dynamics to a Fokker-Planck equation

    Physical Review Letters 108, 110603 (2012)

  115. I. Lesanovsky
    Liquid ground state, gap and excited states of a strongly correlated spin chain
    Physical Review Letters 108, 105301 (2012)

  116. W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Electronically excited cold ion crystals
    Physical Review Letters 108, 023003 (2012)

    2011

  117. B. Olmos, W. Li, S. Hofferberth and I. Lesanovsky
    Amplifying single impurities immersed in a gas of ultracold atoms
    Physical Review A 84, 041607(R) (2011)

  118. S. Ji, C. Ates and I. Lesanovsky
    Two-dimensional Rydberg gases and the quantum hard squares model
    Physical Review Letters 107, 060406 (2011)

  119. I. Lesanovsky
    Excited atoms spin out of equilibrium
    Commentary article
    Physics 4, 71 (2011)

  120. J. P. Garrahan, A. D. Armour and I. Lesanovsky
    Quantum trajectory phase transitions in the micromaser
    Physical Review E 84, 021115 (2011)

  121. F. Schmidt-Kaler, T. Feldker, D. Kolbe, J. Walz, M. Müller, P. Zoller, W. Li and I. Lesanovsky
    Rydberg excitation of trapped cold ions: A detailed case study
    New Journal of Physics 13, 075014 (2011)

  122. T. Laycock, B. Olmos and I. Lesanovsky
    Creation of collective many-body states and single photons from two-dimensional Rydberg lattice gases
    Journal of Physics B 44,184017 (2011)

  123. H. Weimer, M. Müller, H. P. Büchler and I. Lesanovsky
    Digital Quantum Simulation with Rydberg Atoms
    Quantum Information Processing 10, 885 (2011)

  124. I. Lesanovsky
    Many-body spin interactions and the ground state of a dense Rydberg lattice gas
    Physical Review Letters 106, 025301 (2011)

  125. B. Olmos and I. Lesanovsky
    Rydberg Rings
    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 13, 4208–4219 (2011)

    2010

  126. B. Olmos, R. González-Férez and I. Lesanovsky,
    Creating collective many-body states with highly excited atoms,
    Physical Review A 81, 023604 (2010)
    highlighted in a Synopsis on the webpage of the American Physical Society

  127. B. Olmos, M. Müller and I. Lesanovsky,
    Thermalization of a strongly interacting 1D Rydberg lattice gas,
    New Journal of Physics 12, 013024 (2010)

  128. H. Weimer, M. Müller, I. Lesanovsky, P. Zoller and H. P. Büchler,
    A Rydberg Quantum Simulator,
    Nature Physics 6, 382 - 388 (2010)

  129. J. P. Garrahan and I. Lesanovsky,
    Thermodynamics of Quantum Jump Trajectories,
    Physical Review Letters 104, 160601 (2010)
    highlighted in a Viewpoint on the webpage of the American Physical Society

  130. T. Montgomery, R. G. Scott, I. Lesanovsky and T. M. Fromhold
    Spontaneous creation of nonzero angular momentum modes in  tunnel-coupled two-dimensional degenerate Bose gases,
    Physical Review A 81, 063611 (2010)

  131. T. V. Tscherbul, T. Calarco, I. Lesanovsky, R. V. Krems, A. Dalgarno and J. Schmiedmayer,  
    Rf-field-induced Feshbach resonances,
    Physical Review A 81, 050701(R) (2010)

  132. S. Middelkamp, M. Mayle, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Creating versatile atom traps by applying near-resonant laser light in magnetic traps
    Physical Review A 81,  053414  (2010)

  133. G. Pupillo, A. Micheli, M. Boninsegni, I. Lesanovsky and P. Zoller
    Strongly correlated gases of Rydberg dressed atoms: Quantum and classical Dynamics
    Physical Review Letters 104, 223002 (2010)

  134. M. Mayle, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher
    Dressing of ultracold atoms by their Rydberg states in a Ioffe-Pritchard trap
    Journal of Physics B 43, 155003 (2010)

  135. I. Lesanovsky, B. Olmos and J. P. Garrahan
    Thermalization in a Coherently Driven Ensemble of Two-Level Systems
    Physical Review Letters 105, 100603 (2010)

  136. J. Schachenmayer, I. Lesanovsky, A. Micheli and A.J. Daley
    Dynamical crystal creation with polar molecules or Rydberg atoms in optical lattices
    New Journal of Physics 12, 103044 (2010)

  137. B. Olmos and I. Lesanovsky
    Collective photon emission from symmetric states created with Rydberg atoms on a ring lattice
    Physical Review A 82, 063404 (2010)

  138. P. Krüger, S. Hofferberth, I.E. Mazets, I. Lesanovsky and J. Schmiedmayer
    Weakly interacting Bose gas in the one-dimensional limit
    Physical Review Letters 105, 265302 (2010)

    2009

  139. I. Lesanovsky, M. Müller and P. Zoller,
    Trap-assisted creation of giant molecules and Rydberg-mediated coherent charge transfer in a Penning trap,
    Physical Review A 79, 010701(R) (2009)

  140. M. Müller, I. Lesanovsky, H. Weimer, H. P. Büchler and P. Zoller,
    Mesoscopic Rydberg Gate Based on Electromagnetically Induced Transparency,
    Physical Review Letters 102, 170502 (2009)

  141. M. Mayle, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Exploiting the composite character of Rydberg atoms for cold-atom trapping,
    Physical Review A 79, 041403(R) (2009)

  142. B. Olmos, R. González-Férez and I. Lesanovsky,
    Collective Rydberg excitations of an atomic gas confined in a ring lattice,
    Physical Review A 79, 043419 (2009)

  143. M. Mayle, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Magnetic trapping of ultracold Rydberg atoms in low angular momentum states,
    Physical Review A 80, 053410 (2009)

  144. B. Olmos, R. González-Férez and I. Lesanovsky,
    Fermionic Collective Excitations in a Lattice Gas of Rydberg Atoms,
    Physical Review Letters 103, 185302 (2009)

    2008

  145. S. Hofferberth, I. Lesanovsky, T. Schumm, A. Imambekov, V. Gritsev, E. Demler and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Probing quantum and thermal noise in an interacting many-body system
    Nature Physics 4, 489 (2008)

  146. M. Müller, L. Liang, I. Lesanovsky and P. Zoller,
    Trapped Rydberg ions: from spin chains to fast quantum gates,
    New Journal of Physics 10, 093009 (2008)

  147. S. Middelkamp, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Interaction-induced trapping and pulsed emission of a magnetically insensitive Bose-Einstein Condensate,
    Europhysics Letters 84, 40011 (2008)

    2007

  148. I. Lesanovsky and W. von Klitzing,
    Spontaneous emergence of angular momentum Josephson oscillations in coupled annular Bose-Einstein Condensates,
    Physical Review Letters 98, 050401 (2007)

  149. U. Schmidt, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Ultracold Rydberg atoms in a magneto-electric trap
    Journal of Physics B 40,1003-1018 (2007)

  150. S. Hofferberth, B. Fischer, T. Schumm, J. Schmiedmayer and I. Lesanovsky,
    Ultracold atoms in radio-frequency dressed potentials beyond the rotating-wave approximation,
    Physical Review A 76, 013401 (2007)

  151. I. Lesanovsky and W. von Klitzing,
    Time-Averaged Adiabatic Potentials: Versatile Matter-Wave Guides and Atom Traps,
    Physical Review Letters 99, 083001 (2007)

  152. S. Middelkamp, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Spectral properties of a Rydberg atom immersed in a Bose-Einstein condensate,
    Physical Review A 76, 022507 (2007)

  153. S. Saeidian, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Atomic hyperfine resonances in a magnetic quadrupole field,
    Physical Review A 76, 023424 (2007)

  154. M. Mayle, B. Hezel, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    One-Dimensional Rydberg Gas in a Magnetoelectric Trap,
    Physical Review Letters 99, 113004 (2007)

  155. S. Hofferberth, I. Lesanovsky, B. Fischer, T. Schumm and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Non-equilibrium coherence dynamics in one-dimensional Bose gases,
    Nature 449, 324 (2007)

  156. B. Hezel, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Ultracold Rydberg atoms in a Ioffe-Pritchard trap,
    Physical Review A 76, 053417 (2007)

    2006

  157. I. Lesanovsky, P. Schmelcher and H. Sadeghpour,
    Ultra long-range Rydberg molecules exposed to a magnetic field,
    Journal of Physics B 39, L69 (2006)

  158. I. Lesanovsky, T. Schumm, S. Hofferberth, L. M. Andersson, P. Krüger and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Adiabatic radio frequency potentials for the coherent manipulation of matter waves,
    Physical Review A 73, 033619 (2006)

  159. S. Wildermuth, S. Hofferberth, I. Lesanovsky, S. Groth, I. Bar-Joseph, P. Krüger and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Sensing electric and magnetic fields with Bose-Einstein Condensates,
    Applied Physics Letters 88, 264103 (2006)

  160. J. Bill, M.-I. Trappe, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Resonant quantum dynamics of neutral spin-1 particles in a magnetic guide,
    Physical Review A 73, 053609 (2006)

  161. T. Schumm, P. Krüger, S. Hofferberth, I. Lesanovsky, S. Wildermuth, S. Groth, I. Bar-Joseph, L. M. Andersson and J. Schmiedmayer,
    A double well interferometer on an atom chip,
    Quantum Information Processing, DOI: 10.1007/s11128-006-0033-2 (2006)

  162. I. Lesanovsky, S. Hofferberth, J. Schmiedmayer and P. Schmelcher,
    Manipulation of ultracold atoms in dressed adiabatic radio-frequency potentials
    ,
    Physical Review A 74, 033619 (2006)

  163. S. Hofferberth, I. Lesanovsky, B. Fischer, J. Verdu and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Radiofrequency-dressed-state potentials for neutral atoms,
    Nature Physics 2, 710-716 (2006)

  164. S. Saeidian, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Negative energy resonances of Bosons in a magnetic quadrupole trap,
    Physical Review A 74, 065402 (2006)

  165. B. Hezel, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Controlling ultracold Rydberg atoms in the quantum regime,
    Physical Review Letters 97, 223001 (2006)

    2005

  166. I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Spectral properties and lifetimes of neutral fermions and bosons in a magnetic quadrupole trap, Physical Review A 71, 032510 (2005)

  167. I. Lesanovsky, J. Schmiedmayer and P. Schmelcher,
    Rydberg Atoms in a Magnetic Quadrupole Field,
    Journal of Physics B  38,  S151–S170 (2005)

  168. H. Bock, I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Neutral two-body systems in inhomogeneous magnetic fields: the quadrupole configuration, Journal of Physics B 38, 893–906 (2005)

  169. S. Wildermuth, S. Hofferberth, I. Lesanovsky, E. Haller, L.M. Andersson,  S. Groth, I. Bar-Joseph, P. Krüger and J. Schmiedmayer,
    Microscopic magnetic-field imaging,
    Nature 435, 440 (2005)

  170. I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Selected aspects of the quantum dynamics and electronic structure of atoms in magnetic microtraps,
    The European Physical Journal D 35, 31 (2005)

  171. I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Magnetic Trapping of Ultracold Rydberg Atoms,
    Physical Review Letters 95, 053001 (2005)

  172. I. Lesanovsky and P. Schmelcher,
    Quantum states of ultracold electronically excited atoms in a magnetic quadrupole trap,
    Physical Review A 72, 053410 (2005)

    2004

  173. I. Lesanovsky, J. Schmiedmayer and P. Schmelcher,
    Rydberg  Atoms in Magnetic Quadrupole Traps,
    Europhysics Letters 65, 478 (2004)

  174.  I. Lesanovsky, J. Schmiedmayer and P. Schmelcher,
    Electronic Structure of Atoms in Magnetic Quadrupole Traps,
    Physical Review A 69, 053405 (2004)

  175. I. Lesanovsky, J. Schmiedmayer and P. Schmelcher,
    Rydberg Atoms in a Magnetic Guide,
    Physical Review A 70, 043409 (2004)

  176. I. Lesanovsky und P. Schmelcher,
    Spectral properties and lifetimes of neutral  spin-1/2 fermions in a magnetic guide,
    Physical Review A 70, 063604 (2004)