Mun Keat Chan

Scientific Staff

LANL, Pulsed Field Facility


Contact Information

Phone (505) 665-8972
Address MS E536, TA 35, Bldg. 127, Room A114
Los Alamos , NM 87545-
Building Pulsed Field Facility

Publications and Scientific Activities


    1. Quantum limit transport and destruction of the Weyl nodes in TaAs Ramshaw, B.J.; Modic, K.A.; Shehter, A.; Zhang, Y.; Kim, E.A.; Moll, P.J.W.; Bachman, M.; Chan, M.K.; Betts, J.; Balakirev, F.; Migliori, A.; Ghimire, N.J.; Bauer, E.D.; Ronning, F.; McDonald, R.D. Nature Comm., 9, 2217 (2018)
    2. Magnetoresistance Scaling Reveals Symmetries of the Strongly Correlated Dynamics in BaFe2(As1-xPx)2 Hayes, I.M.; Hao, Z.; Maksimovic, N.; Lewin, S.K.; Chan, M.K.; McDonald, R.D.; Ramshaw, B.J.; Moore, J.E.; Analytis, J.G. Phys. Rev. Lett., 121, 197002 (2018)
    3. Quantum oscillations in the type-II Dirac semi-metal candidate PtSe2 Yang, H.; Schmidt, M.; Suess, V.; Chan, M.K.; Balakirev, F.; McDonald, R.D.; Parkin, S.; Felser, C.; Yan, B.; Moll, P.J.W. New J. Phys., 20, 043008 (2018)
    4. Fermi surface in the absence of a Fermi liquid in the Kondo insulator SmB6 Harstein, M.; Toews, W.H.; Hsu, Y.H.; Zeng, B.; Chen, X.; Hatnean, M.; Ciomaga, M.; Zhang, Q.R.; Nakamura, S.; Rodway-Gant, G.; Berk, J.; Kingston, M.K.; Zhang, G.H.; Chan, M.K.; Yamashita, S.; Sakakibara, T.; Takano, Y.; Park, J.H.; Balicas, L.; Harrison, N.; Shitsevalova, N.; Balakrishnan, G.; Lonzarich, G.G.; Hill, R.W.; Sutherland, M.; Sebastian, S.E. Nature Physics, 14, 166 (2018)
    5. Quantum oscillations from the reconstructed Fermi surface in electron-doped cuprate superconductors Higgins, J.S.; Chan, M.K.; Sarkar, T.; McDonald, R.D.; Greene, R.L.; Butch, N.P. New J. Phys., 20, 043008 (2018)


    1. Electronic in-plane symmetry breaking at field-tuned quantum criticality in CeRhIn5 Ronning, F.; Helm, T.; Shirer, K.; Bachmann, M.; Balicas, L.; Chan, M.; Ramshaw, B.; McDonald, R.; Balakirev, F.; Bauer, E.; Jaime, M. and Moll, P. Nature, 548, 313–317 (2017)
    2. Magnetic-Field-Induced Vortex Lattice Transition in HgBa2CuO4+δ Lee, J.A.; Xin, Y.; Stolt, I.; Halperin, W.P.; Reyes, A.P.; Kuhns, P.L.; Chan, M.K. Phys. Rev. B, 95, 024512 (2017)
    3. Coherent charge and spin density waves in underdoped HgBa2CuO4+δ Lee, J.A.; Xin, Y.; Halperin, W.P.; Reyes, A.P.; Kuhns, P.L.; Chan, M.K. New J. Phys., 19, 033024 (2017)
    4. Emergent magnetic anisotropy in the cubic heavy-fermion metal CeIn3 Moll, P.J.W.; Helm, T.; Zhang, S.S.; Batista, C.D.; Harrison, N.; McDonald, R.D.; Winter, L.E.; Ramshaw, B.J.; Chan, M.K.; Balakirev, F.F.; Batlogg, B.; Bauer, E.D.; Ronning, F. Quantum Materials, 2, 46 (2017)
    5. Annihilation of Weyl nodes in the extreme quantum limit of TaAs [arXiv] Ramshaw, B.J.; Modic, K.A.; Shekhter, A.; Moll, P.J.W.; Chan, M.K.; Betts, J.B.; Balakirev, F.; Migliori, A.; Ghimire, N.J.; Bauer, E.D.; Ronning, F. and McDonald, R.D. (2017)


    1. Single reconstructed Fermi surface pocket in an underdoped single-layer cuprate superconductor Chan, M.K.; Harrison, N.; Mcdonald, R.; Ramshaw, B.; Modic, K.; Barisic, N. and Greven, M. Nature Comm., 7, 12244 (2016)
    2. Hourglass Dispersion and Resonance of Magnetic Excitations in the Superconducting State of the Single-Layer Cuprate HgBa2CuO4+δ Near Optimal Doping Chan, M.K.; Tang,Y.; Dorow, C.J.; Jeong, J.; Mangin-Thro, L.; Veit, M.J.; Ge, Y.; Abernathy, D.L.; Sidis, Y.; Bourges, P. and Greven, M. Phys. Rev. Lett., 117, 277002 (2016)
    3. Commensurate antiferromagnetic excitations as a signature of the pseudogap in the tetragonal high-Tc cuprate HgBa2CuO4+δ Chan, M.K.; Dorow, C.J.; Mangin-Thro, L.; Tang, Y.; Ge, Y.; Veit, M.J.; Yu, G.; Zhao, X.; Christianson, A.D.; Park, J.T.; Sidis, Y.; Steffens, P.; Abernathy, D.L.; Bourges, P. and Greven, M. Nature Comm., 7, 10819 (2016)