My research focuses on geometrically-frustrated magnets. I am particularly interested in their unconventional ground states and their dynamics.
2009-2014 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, Graduate Student.
Yuan Wan, Juan Carrasquilla, and Roger G. Melko, Spinon Walk in Quantum Spin Ice, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 167202 (2016). arXiv: 1510.00979
Ioannis Rousochatzakis, Yuan Wan, Oleg Tchernyshyov, and Frédéric Mila, Quantum dimer model for the spin-1/2 kagome Z2 spin liquid, Phys. Rev. B 90, 100406(R). arXiv: 1308.0738
Zhe Wang, D. Kamenskyi, O. Cépas, M. Schmidt, D. L. Quintero-Castro, A. T. M. N. Islam, B. Lake, A. A. Aczel, H. A. Dabkowska, A. B. Dabkowski, G. M. Luke, Yuan Wan, A. Loidl, M. Ozerov, J. Wosnitza, S. A. Zvyagin, J. Deisenhofer, High-field spectroscopy of singlet-triplet transitions in the spin-dimer systems Sr3Cr2O8 and Ba3Cr2O8, Physical Review B 89, 174406 (2014). arXiv: 1402.1877.
Phenomenological approach to hyperkagome spin liquid: gauge fields and spinons without slave particles, Yuan Wan and Yong Baek Kim, arXiv: 1608.02948
Color ice states, weathervane modes, and order by disorder in the bilinear-biquadratic pyrochlore Heisenberg antiferromagnet, Yuan Wan and Michel J. P. Gingras, arXiv: 1607.02185