JETP Letters

, Volume 103, Issue 2, pp 140–146 | Cite as

Topology of chiral superfluid: Skyrmions, Weyl fermions, and chiral anomaly

  • G. E. Volovik
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Chiral anomaly observed in the chiral superfluid 3He-A is the result of the combined effect of the real space and momentum space topologies. This effect incorporates several topological charges in the extended (k, r)- space, which is beyond the conventional chiral anomaly in the relativistic systems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Low Temperature Laboratory, Department of Applied PhysicsAalto UniversityAaltoFinland
  2. 2.Landau Institute for Theoretical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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