Physical Review B Milestone Papers Selected

Monday, March 22, 2021

As part of its 50th anniversary, Physical Review B has selected a paper authored by Steve Louie and M. S. Hybersten as one of its milestone papers of the past 50 years.

The journal emerged out of its revered parent, The Physical Review, in response to the explosive growth of specialized physics content. It has excelled in front-edge coverage of condensed matter and materials physics research. As part of the celebration, in 2020 the editors are presenting a Milestone collection of papers that have made lasting contributions to condensed matter physics.

The paper is "Electron correlation in semiconductors and insulators: Band gaps and quasiparticle energies. " Phys. Rev. B 34, 5390 (1986).