Photonic chiral vortical effect

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Circularly polarized photons have the Berry curvature in the semiclassical regime. Based on the kinetic equation for such chiral photons, we derive the (non)equilibrium expression of the photon current in the direction of the vorticity. We briefly discuss the relevance of this "photonic chiral vortical effect" in pulsars and rotating massive stars and its possible realization in semiconductors.

元の言語English
記事番号051902
ジャーナルPhysical Review D
96
発行部数5
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2017 9 1

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photonics
photons
massive stars
kinetic equations
pulsars
vorticity
curvature

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Photonic chiral vortical effect. / Yamamoto, Naoki.

:: Physical Review D, 巻 96, 番号 5, 051902, 01.09.2017.

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