Luiz Santos

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Area of Research:
Phone: (519) 569-7600 x6621

Research Interests

* Topological Phenomena in Quantum Matter

* Fractionalization Phenomena in Interacting Systems

* Quantum Hall Effect

* Fractional Chern Insulators

* SPT Phases

Recent Publications

  • Luiz H. Santos and Juven Wang, Symmetry-protected many-body Aharonov-Bohm effect, Phys. Rev. B 89, 195122 (2014)
  • Topological BF theory of the quantum hydrodynamics of incompressible polar fluids, Apoorv Tiwari, Xiao Chen, Titus Neupert, Luiz H. Santos, Shinsei Ryu, Claudio Chamon, Christopher Mudry, arXiv: 1408.5417
  • Bosonic Anomaly, Induced Fractional Quantum Numbers and Degenerate Zero Modes: the anomalous edge physics of Symmetry Protected Topological States, Juven Wang, Luiz H. Santos, Xiao-Gang Wen, arXiv: 1403.5256


  • Aharonov-Bohm Phase in Symmetry-protected States, ICTP-SAIFR, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Aharonov-Bohm Effect in Symmetry-protected States, Instituto de Fisica de Sao Carlos - USP, Sao Carlos/SP, Brazil.
  • Fractional Topological Insulators, ICTP-SAIFR, Brazil
  • Fractional Topological Insulators, University of Kentucky, USA
  • PIRSA:14020126, Aharonov-Bohm effect in symmetry protected states, 2014-02-10, Emergence in Complex Systems
  • PIRSA:12010133, Fractional Chern and Topological Insulators, 2012-01-10, Condensed Matter