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 and Michel J. P. Gingras, Color ice states, weathervane modes, and order by disorder in the bilinear-biquadratic pyrochlore Heisenberg antiferromagnet, Phys. Rev. B 94, 174417 (2016). arXiv: 1607.02185.
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, Phys. Rev. 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