Controlling the motion of quanta or tiny particles

    1. J.W. Wambaugh, C. Reichhardt, C.J. Olson, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Superconductor fluxon pump and lenses
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 5106 (1999). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    2. C.J. Olson, C. Reichhardt, B. Janko, F. Nori
      Collective interaction-driven ratchet for transporting flux quanta
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 177002 (2001). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    3. S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
      Experimentally-realizable devices for controlling the motion of magnetic flux quanta in anisotropic superconductors
      Nature Materials 1, 179 (2002). [PDF][Link]
      Listed in the cover of the November issue, and also featured in a two-pages "News and Views", "Controlling the motion of quanta" [PDF][Link], Nature Materials, 1,143 (2002).

    4. B.Y. Zhu, F. Marchesoni, V.V. Moshchalkov, F. Nori
      Controllable stepmotors and rectifiers of magnetic flux quanta using periodic arrays of asymmetric pinning defects
      Phys. Rev. B 68, 14514 (2003). [PDF][Link]

    5. F. Marchesoni, B.Y. Zhu, F. Nori
      Anomalous interstitial dynamics Stokes' drift and current inversion in AC-driven vortex lattices in superconductors with arrays of asymmetric double-well traps
      Physica A 325, 78 (2003). [PDF][Link]

    6. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Controlling transport in mixtures of interacting particles using Brownian motors
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 10601 (2003). [PDF][Link]

    7. J.E. Villegas, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori, E.M. Gonzalez, J.V. Anguita, R. Garcia, J.L. Vicent
      A superconducting reversible rectifier that controls the motion of magnetic flux quanta
      Science 302, 1188-1191 (2003). [PDF][Link]
      Also featured in an "Enhanced Perspectives" Science 302, 1159 (2003) [PDF][Link], the only one for that issue, and one of about three for all of Physics during 2003. Also featured in the "This week in Science" page of that issue of Science [PDF].

    8. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Controlling the collective motion of interacting particles: Analytical study via the nonlinear Fokker-Planck equation
      Physica C 388-389, 661 (2003). [PDF][Link]

    9. B.Y. Zhu, F. Marchesoni, V.V. Moshchalkov, F. Nori
      Easily-controllable collective stepmotor of magnetic flux quanta
      Physica C 388-389, 665 (2003). [PDF][Link]

    10. B.Y. Zhu, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Biologically-inspired devices for easily controlling the motion of magnetic flux quanta
      Physica E 18, 318 (2003). [PDF][Link]

    11. B.Y. Zhu, L. Van Look, V.V. Moshchalkov, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Vortex dynamics in superconductors with a triangular arrays of triangular blind antidots
      Physica E 18, 322 (2003). [Link]

    12. B.Y. Zhu, F. Marchesoni, V.V. Moshchalkov, F. Nori
      Controllable stepmotors and rectifiers of magnetic flux quanta
      Physica C 404, 260-265 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    13. B.Y. Zhu, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Controlling the motion of magnetic flux quanta
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 180602 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    14. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Manipulating small particles in mixtures far from equilibrium
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 160602 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    15. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Stochastic transport of interacting particles in periodically driven ratchets
      Phys. Rev. E 70, 061107 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    16. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, P. Hanggi, F. Nori
      Signal mixing in a ratchet device: Commensurability and current control
      Euro. Phys. J. B 40, 403 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    17. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, P. Hanggi, F. Nori
      Nonlinear signal mixing in a ratchet device
      Europhys. Lett. 67, 179 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    18. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, P. Hanggi, F. Nori
      Transport via nonlinear signal mixing in ratchet devices
      Phys. Rev. E 70, 066109 (2004). [PDF][Link]

    19. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Interacting particles on a rocked ratchet: Rectification by condensation
      Phys. Rev. E 71, 011107 (2005). [PDF][Link]

    20. S. Savel'ev, V.R. Misko, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Separating particles according to their physical properties
      Phys. Rev. B 71, 214303 (2005). [PDF][Link]

    21. Y. Togawa, K. Harada, T. Akashi, H. Kasai, T. Matsuda, F. Nori, A. Maeda, A. Tonomura
      Direct observation of rectified motion of vortices in a niobium superconductor
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 087002 (2005). [PDF][Link]

    22. P. Hanggi, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Brownian motors
      Annalen der Physik 14, 51 (2005). [PDF][arXiv]
      Review paper. Special Issue devoted to the 1905 Annalen der Physik Einstein papers.

    23. S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
      Controlling the motion of interacting particles: Homogeneous systems and binary mixtures
      Chaos 15, 026112 (2005). [PDF][Link]
      Review paper. Special issue on "100 Years of Brownian motion".

    24. S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
      Experimentally realizable devices for domain wall motion control
      New Journal of Physics 7, 82 (2005). [PDF][Link]
      Over 250 full-text downloads in its first quarter (top 10% from all IOP journals). Special issue on "Brownian motion".

    25. F. Nori, A. Tonomura
      Helical spin order on the move
      Science 311, 344-345 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    26. S. Savel'ev, F. Marchesoni, A. Taloni, F. Nori
      Diffusion of interacting Brownian particles: Jamming and anomalous diffusion
      Phys. Rev. E 74, 021119 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    27. D. Cole, S.J. Bending, S. Savel'ev, T. Tamegai, F. Nori
      Manipulation of magnetic-flux landscapes in superconducting Bi_2Sr_2CaCu_2O_8+delta crystals
      Europhys. Lett. 76, 1151-1157 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    28. D. Cole, S.J. Bending, S. Savel'ev, A. Grigorenko, T. Tamegai, F. Nori
      Ratchet without spatial asymmetry: Controlling the motion of magnetic flux quanta using time-asymmetric drives
      Nature Materials 5, 305-311 (2006). [PDF][Link]
      Also featured in a News and Views [PDF][Link].

    29. F. Nori
      Reversible diodes for moving quanta
      Nature Physics 2, 227 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    30. S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
      Domain-wall step motors: Controlling the motion of magnetic domain walls using patterned magnetic films
      Phys. Rev. B 74, 024404 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    31. S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
      Nonlinear amplifier and frequency shifter using a tunable periodic drive
      Phys. Rev. E 72, 056136 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    32. F. Marchesoni, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
      Achieving optimal rectification using underdamped rocked ratchets
      Phys. Rev. E 73, 021102 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    33. F. Marchesoni, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
      Driven binary mixtures: Clustering and giant diffusion
      Europhys. Lett. 73, 513-519 (2006). [PDF][Link]

    34. S. Ooi, S. Savel'ev, M.B. Gaifullin, T. Mochiku, K. Hirata, F. Nori
      Nonlinear nanodevices using magnetic flux quanta
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 207003 (2007). [PDF][Link]

    35. A.Yu. Smirnov, L.G. Mourokh, F. Nori
      Forster mechanism of electron-driven proton pump
      Phys. Rev. E 77, 011919 (2007). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    36. A.O. Sboychakov, S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
      Asymmetric long Josephson junction acting as a ratchet for a quantum field
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 190602 (2010). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    37. P.K. Ghosh, F. Marchesoni, S.E. Savel'ev, F. Nori
      Geometric stochastic resonance
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 020601 (2010). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    38. P.K. Ghosh, R. Glavey, F. Marchesoni, S.E. Savel'ev, F. Nori
      Geometric stochastic resonance in a double cavity
      Phys. Rev. E 84, 011109 (2011). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    39. P.K. Ghosh, P. Hanggi, F. Marchesoni, S. Martens, F. Nori, L. Schimansky-Geier, G. Schimid
      Driven Brownian transport through arrays of symmetric obstacles
      Phys. Rev. E 85, 011101 (2012). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    40. P.K. Ghosh, P. Hanggi, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori, G. Schmid
      Detectable inertial effects on Brownian transport through narrow pores
      EPL 98, 50002 (2012). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    41. P.K. Ghosh, P. Haenggi, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori, G. Schmid
      Brownian transport in corrugated channels with inertia
      Phys. Rev. E 86, 021112 (2012). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    42. P.K. Ghosh, V.R. Misko, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Self-Propelled Janus Particles in a Ratchet: Numerical Simulations
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 268301 (2013). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    43. P.K. Ghosh, P. Hanggi, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Giant negative mobility of Janus particles in a corrugated channel
      Phys. Rev. E 89, 062115 (2014). [PDF][Link][arXiv]

    44. P.K. Ghosh, Y. Li, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori
      Pseudochemotactic drifts of artificial microswimmers
      Phys. Rev. E 92, 012114 (2015). [PDF][Link][arXiv]
    45. J. Zhang, B. Peng, Ş.K. Özdemir, Y.X. Liu, H. Jing, X.Y. Lü, Y.L. Liu, L. Yang, F. Nori
      Giant nonlinearity via breaking parity-time symmetry: A route to low-threshold phonon diodes
      Phys. Rev. B 92, 115407 (2015). [PDF][Link][arXiv]
    46. H. Yu, A. Kopach, V.R. Misko, A.A. Vasylenko, D. Makarov, F. Marchesoni, F. Nori, L. Baraban, G. Cuniberti
      Confined Catalytic Janus Swimmers in a Crowded Channel: Geometry-Driven Rectification Transients and Directional Locking
      Small 12, 5882-5890 (2016). [PDF][Link][Supplementary information PDF, AVI 1, 2, 3]