Extended Bose-Hubbard models with ultracold magnetic atoms S Baier, MJ Mark, D Petter, K Aikawa, L Chomaz, Z Cai, M Baranov, ... Science 352 (6282), 201-205, 2016 | 374 | 2016 |

Algebraic versus exponential decoherence in dissipative many-particle systems Z Cai, T Barthel Physical review letters 111 (15), 150403, 2013 | 230 | 2013 |

Approximating quantum many-body wave functions using artificial neural networks Z Cai, J Liu Physical Review B 97 (3), 035116, 2018 | 224 | 2018 |

Unconventional states of bosons with the synthetic spin–orbit coupling X Zhou, Y Li, Z Cai, C Wu Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 46 (13), 134001, 2013 | 188 | 2013 |

Magnetic phases of bosons with synthetic spin-orbit coupling in optical lattices Z Cai, X Zhou, C Wu Physical Review A 85 (6), 061605, 2012 | 107 | 2012 |

Competing Orders in the 2D Half-Filled Hubbard Model through the Pinning-Field Quantum Monte Carlo Simulations D Wang, Y Li, Z Cai, Z Zhou, Y Wang, C Wu Physical Review Letters 112 (15), 156403, 2014 | 72 | 2014 |

Stable Fulde-Ferrell-Larkin-Ovchinnikov pairing states in two-dimensional and three-dimensional optical lattices Z Cai, Y Wang, C Wu Physical Review A 83 (6), 063621, 2011 | 61 | 2011 |

Quantum magnetic properties of the S U (2 N) Hubbard model in the square lattice: A quantum Monte Carlo study Z Cai, HH Hung, L Wang, C Wu Physical Review B 88 (12), 125108, 2013 | 56 | 2013 |

Pomeranchuk Cooling of Ultracold Fermions in Optical Lattices Z Cai, H Hung, L Wang, D Zheng, C Wu Physical Review Letters 110 (22), 220401, 2013 | 52 | 2013 |

Majorana fermions in noisy Kitaev wires Y Hu, Z Cai, MA Baranov, P Zoller Physical Review B 92 (16), 165118, 2015 | 49 | 2015 |

Quantum magnetism of bosons with synthetic gauge fields in one-dimensional optical lattices: A density-matrix renormalization-group study M Piraud, Z Cai, IP McCulloch, U Schollwöck Physical Review A 89 (6), 063618, 2014 | 49 | 2014 |

Complex and real unconventional Bose-Einstein condensations in high orbital bands Z Cai, C Wu Physical Review A 84 (3), 033635, 2011 | 48 | 2011 |

Cluster Luttinger liquids and emergent supersymmetric conformal critical points in the one-dimensional soft-shoulder Hubbard model M Dalmonte, W Lechner, Z Cai, M Mattioli, AM Läuchli, G Pupillo Physical Review B 92 (4), 045106, 2015 | 46 | 2015 |

Identifying a bath-induced bose liquid in interacting spin-boson models Z Cai, U Schollwöck, L Pollet Physical Review Letters 113 (26), 260403, 2014 | 41 | 2014 |

Quantum Monte Carlo simulations of thermodynamic properties of SU (2 N) ultracold fermions in optical lattices Z Zhou, Z Cai, C Wu, Y Wang Physical Review B 90 (23), 235139, 2014 | 34 | 2014 |

Many-body self-localization in a translation-invariant Hamiltonian R Mondaini, Z Cai Physical Review B 96 (3), 035153, 2017 | 30 | 2017 |

Exotic phases of interacting -band bosons F Hébert, Z Cai, VG Rousseau, C Wu, RT Scalettar, GG Batrouni Physical Review B 87 (22), 224505, 2013 | 27 | 2013 |

Interacting lattice systems with quantum dissipation: A quantum Monte Carlo study Z Yan, L Pollet, J Lou, X Wang, Y Chen, Z Cai Physical Review B 97 (3), 035148, 2018 | 25 | 2018 |

Interaction-induced anomalous transport behavior in one-dimensional optical lattices Z Cai, L Wang, XC Xie, Y Wang Physical Review A 81 (4), 043602, 2010 | 23 | 2010 |

Dynamical transitions and critical behavior between discrete time crystal phases X Yang, Z Cai Physical Review Letters 126 (2), 020602, 2021 | 22 | 2021 |