Publications: Mesoscopic Quantum Physics


  • Spontaneous orbital magnetization of mesoscopic dipole dimers
    G.J. Percebois, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert, G. Weick
  • Magnetic response of metallic nanoparticles: geometrical and weakly-relativistic effects
    M. Gómez Viloria, G. Weick, D. Weinmann, R. A. Jalabert


  • Quantum theory of plasmon polaritons in chains of metallic nanoparticles: From near- to far-field coupling regime
    T.F. Allard, G. Weick
    Phys. Rev. B 104, 125434 (2021)
  • Deep neural networks for inverse problems in mesoscopic physics: Characterization of the disorder configuration from quantum transport properties
    G.J. Percebois, D. Weinmann
    Phys. Rev. B 104, 075422 (2021)
  • Imaging signatures of the local density of states in an electronic cavity
    C. Gold, B.A. Bräm, M.S. Ferguson, T. Krähenmann, A. Hofmann, R. Steinacher, K.R. Fratus, C. Reichl, W. Wegscheider, D. Weinmann, K. Ensslin, T. Ihn
    Phys. Rev. Research 3, L032005 (2021)
  • Signatures of folded branches in the scanning gate microscopy of ballistic electronic cavities
    K.R. Fratus, C. Le Calonnec, R.A. Jalabert, G. Weick, D. Weinmann
    SciPost Phys. 10, 069 (2021)




  • Semiclassical theory of out-of-time-order correlators for low-dimensional classically chaotic systems
    R.A. Jalabert, I. Garcia-Mata, D.A. Wisniacki
    Phys. Rev. E 98, 062218 (2018)
  • Chaos signatures in the short and long time behavior of the out-of-time ordered correlator
    I. Garcia-Mata, M. Saraceno, R.A. Jalabert, A.J. Roncaglia, D.A. Wisniacki
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 210601 (2018)
  • Orbital magnetism in ensembles of gold nanoparticles
    M. Gómez Viloria, G. Weick, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert
    Phys. Rev. B 98, 195417 (2018)
  • Topological plasmons in dimerized chains of nanoparticles: robustness against long-range quasistatic interactions and retardation effects
    C.A. Downing, G. Weick
    Eur. Phys. J. B 91, 253 (2018)
  • Does a single eigenstate of a Hamiltonian encode the critical behaviour of its finite-temperature phase transition?
    K.R. Fratus, S.V. Truong
  • Scanning gate experiments: from strongly to weakly invasive probes
    R. Steinacher, C. Pöltl, T. Krähenmann, A. Hofmann, C. Reichl, W. Zwerger, W. Wegscheider, R.A. Jalabert, K. Ensslin, D. Weinmann, T. Ihn
    Phys. Rev. B 98, 075426 (2018); Editor’s Suggestion; Featured in Physics 11, 86
  • Manipulating type-I and type-II Dirac polaritons in cavity-embedded honeycomb metasurfaces
    C.-R. Mann, T.J. Sturges, G. Weick, W.L. Barnes, E. Mariani
    Nat. Commun. 9, 2194 (2018)
  • Plasmon polaritons in cubic lattices of spherical metallic nanoparticles
    S. Lamowski, C.-R. Mann, F. Hellbach, E. Mariani, G. Weick, F. Pauly
    Phys. Rev. B 97, 125409 (2018)
  • Retardation effects on the dispersion and propagation of plasmons in metallic nanoparticle chains
    C.A. Downing, E. Mariani, G. Weick
    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 30, 025301 (2018)










  • Spin-dependent dipole excitation in alkali-metal nanoparticles
    Y. Yin, P.-A. Hervieux, R.A. Jalabert, G. Manfredi, E. Maurat, D. Weinmann
    Phys. Rev. B 80, 115416 (2009)


  • Detection of interaction-induced nonlocal effects using perfectly transmitting nanostructures
    D. Weinmann, R. A. Jalabert, A. Freyn, G.-L. Ingold, J.-L. Pichard
    Eur. Phys. J. B 66, 239 (2008)
  • Persistent currents in one dimension: The counterpart of Leggett’s theorem
    X. Waintal, G. Fleury, K. Kazymyrenko, M. Houzet, P. Schmitteckert, D. Weinmann
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 106804 (2008)
  • Loschmidt echo for local perturbations : non-monotonic cross-over from the Fermi-golden-rule to the escape-rate regime
    A. Goussev, D. Waltner, K. Richter, R.A. Jalabert
    New J. Phys. 10, 093010 (2008)
  • Semiclassical theory of Time-Reversal Focusing
    H.L. Calvo, R.A. Jalabert, H.M. Pastawski
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 240403 (2008)
  • Time-Reversal Mirrors in Chaotic Cavities
    H.L. Calvo, H.M. Pastawski, R.A. Jalabert
    NATO Research Workshop on Recent Advances in Nonlinear Dynamics and Complex Systems (Tashkent, Uzbekistan, September 2008)


  • Sidebands in the light absorption of driven nanoparticles
    G. Weick, G.-L. Ingold, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert
    Eur. Phys. J. D 44, 359 (2007)
  • Friction of the surface plasmon by high-energy particle-hole pairs: Are memory effects important?
    C. Seoanez, G. Weick, R.A. Jalabert, D. Weinmann
    Eur. Phys. J. D 44, 351 (2007)
  • Relaxation mechanism for electron spin in the impurity band of n-doped semiconductors
    P.I. Tamborenea, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert
    Phys. Rev. B 76, 085209 (2007)
  • Anomaly in the relaxation dynamics close to the surface plasmon resonance
    G. Weick, D. Weinmann, G.-L. Ingold, R.A. Jalabert
    EPL 78, 27002 (2007)



  • Interacting electron systems between Fermi leads: Effective one-body transmissions and correlation clouds
    R.A. Molina, D. Weinmann, J.-L. Pichard
    Eur. Phys. J. B 48, 243 (2005)
  • Lifetime of the first and second collective excitations in metallic nanoparticles
    G. Weick, R.A. Molina, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert
    Phys. Rev. B 72, 115410 (2005)
  • Effect of electronic interactions on the persistent current in one-dimensional disordered rings
    E. Gambetti
    Phys. Rev. B 72, 165338 (2005)


  • Effet des corrélations électroniques et du spin sur les courants permanents dans les anneaux unidimensionnels désordonnés (PhD thesis)
    E. Gambetti-Césare
    Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg (2004)
  • Delocalization due to correlations in two-dimensional disordered systems
    Gabriel Vasseur, Dietmar Weinmann
    Eur. Phys. J. B 42, 279-284 (2004)
  • A Circuit Model for Domain Walls in Ferromagnetic Nanowires: Application to Conductance and Spin Transfer Torques
    Peter E. Falloon, Rodolfo A. Jalabert, Dietmar Weinmann, Robert L. Stamps
    Phys. Rev. B 70, 174424 (2004)
  • Conductance of atomic chains with electron-electron interaction: The embedding method
    J.-L. Pichard, R.A. Molina, P. Schmitteckert, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert, G.-L. Ingold
    in Quantum information and decoherence in nanosystems, D.C. Glattli, M. Sanquer, and J. Tran Thanh Van, eds., THE GIOI Publishers, Vietnam 2004 (Proceedings of the XXXIXth Rencontres de Moriond, La Thuile, Italy, 2004).
  • Length-dependent oscillations of the conductance through atomic chains: The importance of electronic correlations
    R.A. Molina, D. Weinmann, J.-L. Pichard
    Europhys. Lett. 67, 96 (2004)
  • Residual conductance of correlated one-dimensional nanosystems: A numerical approach
    R.A. Molina, P. Schmitteckert, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert, G.-L. Ingold, J.-L. Pichard
    Eur. Phys. J. B 39, 107 (2004)
  • Nuclear spin relaxation probed by a single quantum dot
    A.K. Hüttel, J. Weber, A.W. Holleitner, D. Weinmann, K. Eberl, R.H. Blick
    Phys. Rev. B 69, 073302 (2004)
  • Electronic transport through domain walls in ferromagnetic nanowires: Co-existence of adiabatic and non-adiabatic spin dynamics
    V.A. Gopar, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert, R.L. Stamps
    Phys. Rev. B 69, 014426 (2004)
  • Universality of the Lyapunov regime for the Loschmidt echo
    F.M. Cucchietti, H.M. Pastawski, and R.A. Jalabert
    Phys. Rev. B 70 , 035311 (2004)
  • Electronic lifetimes in ballistic quantum dots electrostatically coupled to metallic environments
    F. Guinea, R.A. Jalabert, F. Sols
    Phys. Rev. B 70 , 085310 (2004)


  • Phase Space signatures of the Anderson transition
    A. Wobst, G.-L. Ingold, P. Hänggi, D. Weinmann
    Phys. Rev. B 68, 085103 (2003)
  • Compression modulus of macroscopic fiber bundles
    P. Beckrich, G. Weick, C.M. Marques, T. Charitat
    Europhys. Lett. 64, 647 (2003)
  • Spin Blockades in the Transport through Quantum Dots
    D. Weinmann
    Contribution to Anderson Localization and its Ramifications – Disorder, Phase Coherence and Electron Correlations, ed. by T. Brandes and S. Kettemann, Lecture Notes in Physics 630,
    Springer Verlag (Berlin-Heidelberg-New York 2003); pp. 289-301.
  • Conductance through a One-Dimensional Correlated System: Relation to Persistent Currents and Role of the Contacts
    R.A. Molina, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert, G.-L. Ingold, J.-L. Pichard
    Phys. Rev. B 67, 235306 (2003)
  • Spin blockade in ground state resonance of a quantum dot
    A.K. Hüttel, H. Qin, A.W. Holleitner, R.H. Blick, K. Neumaier, D. Weinmann, K. Eberl, J.P. Kotthaus
    Europhys. Lett. 62, 712-718 (2003)
  • Oscillatory behavior and enhancement of the surface plasmon linewidth in embedded noble metal nanoparticles
    R.A. Molina, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert
    Eur. Phys. J. D 24, 127 (2003)


  • Disorder-induced enhancement of the persistent current for strongly interacting electrons in one-dimensional rings
    E. Gambetti-Césare, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert, P. Brune
    Europhys. Lett. 60, 120 (2002)
  • From Ballistic Motion to Localization: A Phase Space Analysis
    A. Wobst, G.-L. Ingold, P. Hänggi, D. Weinmann
    Eur. Phys. J. B 27, 11 (2002)
  • Oscillatory Size-Dependence of the Surface Plasmon Linewidth in Metallic Nanoparticles
    R.A. Molina, D. Weinmann, R.A. Jalabert
    Phys. Rev. B 65, 155427 (2002)
  • Conductance distribution in disordered quantum wires: Crossover between the metallic and insulating regimes
    V.A. Gopar, K.A. Muttalib, P. Wölfle
    Phys. Rev. B 66, 174204 (2002)


  • Channel Blocking by a thin Domain Wall in Ballistic Ferromagnetic Quantum Wires
    D. Weinmann, R.L. Stamps, R.A. Jalabert
    in `Electronic Correlations: from meso- to nano-physics’, Proceedings of the XXXVIth Rencontres de Moriond, ed. by T. Martin, G. Montambaux and J. Trân Than Vân (EDP Sciences 2001).
  • Delocalization effects and charge reorganizations induced by repulsive interactions in strongly disordered chains
    D. Weinmann, P. Schmitteckert, R.A. Jalabert, J.-L. Pichard
    Eur. Phys. J. B 19, 139 (2001)
  • The Physics of Mesoscopic Systems
    D. Weinmann
    in the proceedings of the VIIth Petra School of Physics, University of Jordan (2000)
  • Partial delocalization of the ground state by repulsive interactions in a disordered chain
    R.A. Jalabert, D. Weinmann, J.-L. Pichard
    Physica E 9, 347 (2001)
  • Semiclassical analysis of level widths for one-dimensional potentials
    G.-L. Ingold, R.A. Jalabert, and K. Richter
    Am. J. Phys. 69 , 201 (2001)
  • Environment-independent decoherence rate in classically chaotic systems
    R.A. Jalabert and H.M. Pastawski
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2490 (2001)
  • The Semiclassical Tool in Complex Physical Systems : Mesoscopics and Decoherence
    R.A. Jalabert and H.M. Pastawski
    Adv. in Solid State Phys. 41, 483 (2001) (ed. by B. Kramer)


  • Persistent currents for Coulomb interacting electrons on 2d disordered lattices: Sign and interaction dependence in the Wigner crystal regime
    F. Selva, D. Weinmann
    Eur. Phys. J. B 18, 137-148 (2000)
  • Intermediate regime between the Fermi glass and the Mott insulator in one dimension
    D. Weinmann, J.-L. Pichard, P. Schmitteckert, R.A. Jalabert
    in Quantum Physics at Mesoscopic Scale, Proceedings of the XXXIVth Rencontres de Moriond, ed. by C. Glattli, M. Sanquer, J. Trân Thanh Vân (EDP Sciences 2000)
  • Mesoskopische Systeme mit Wechselwirkung und Unordnung
    D. Weinmann
    Physikalische Blätter 56/4, 46 (2000)
  • The semiclassical tool in mesoscopic physics
    R.A. Jalabert
    Proceedings of the International School of Physics Enrico Fermi New Directions in Quantum Chaos, Course CXLIII, G. Casati, I. Guarneri and U. Smilansky (eds.), IOS Press Amsterdam (2000); Preprint version: arXiv:cond-mat/9912038
  • Dynamical origin of decoherence in classically chaotic systems
    F.M. Cucchietti, H.M. Pastawski, and R.A. Jalabert
    Physica A 283, 285 (2000)


  • Unbounded fluctuations in transport through integrable cavities
    P. Pichaureau and R.A. Jalabert
    Eur. Phys. J. B 9, 299 (1999)
  • Physique Mésoscopique
    R. Jalabert
    La Lettre des Sciences Physiques, Université Louis Pasteur, 48, juin 1999


  • Interplay disorder-interaction in one dimensional quantum models
    J.-L. Pichard, D. Weinmann, S. De Toro Arias, R.A. Jalabert, P. Schmitteckert, X. Waintal, A. Wobst
    <a href=";2-5″ target=”_blank” rel=”noreferrer noopener”>Ann. Phys. (Leipzig) 7, 462 (1998)
  • From the Fermi glass towards the Mott insulator in one dimension: Delocalization and strongly enhanced persistent currents
    P. Schmitteckert, R.A. Jalabert, D. Weinmann, J.-L. Pichard
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 2308 (1998)
  • Transport through cavities with tunnel barriers : a semiclassical analysis
    M. Schreier, K. Richter, G.-L. Ingold, R.A. Jalabert
    Eur. Phys. J. B 3, 387 (1998)
  • Chaos and Interacting Electrons in Ballistic Quantum Dots
    D. Ullmo, H.U. Baranger, K. Richter, F. von Oppen, R.A. Jalabert
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 895 (1998)
  • Orthogonality catastrophe in a one-dimensional system of correlated electrons
    V. Meden, P. Schmitteckert, N. Shannon
    Phys. Rev. B 57, 8878 (1998)
  • Anderson Localization versus Delocalization of Interacting Fermions in One Dimension
    P. Schmitteckert, T. Schulze, C. Schuster, P. Schwab, U. Eckern
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 560 (1998)


  • Parametric statistics of the scattering matrix in quasi-unidimensional disordered systems : From metallic to insulating behavior
    E.R. Mucciolo, R.A. Jalabert, and J.-L. Pichard
    Journal de Physique I (France) 7, 1267 (1997)
  • Semiclassical Approach to Orbital Magnetism of Interacting Diffusive Quantum Systems
    D. Ullmo, K. Richter, H.U. Baranger, F. von Oppen and R.A. Jalabert
    Physica E 1, 268 (1997)