PSI 2018/2019 - Condensed Matter Review (Hamma)

PSI 2018/2019 - Condensed Matter Review (Hamma)

 

 

Friday Jan 11, 2019
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Geometry of the Hilbert space and quantum phase transitions; quantum geometric tensor; application to the quantum XY model; scaling behaviour

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Thursday Jan 10, 2019
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Discussion of whether symmetry can classify all possible states; distances between quantum states

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Wednesday Jan 09, 2019
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Duality of the quantum Ising model; exact diagonalization of the quantum XY model using Jordan-Wigner transformation

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Tuesday Jan 08, 2019
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Review of classical statistical mechanics; introduction to quantum phase transitions

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Monday Jan 07, 2019
Speaker(s): 

Overview of the course; local quantum systems; the thermodynamic limit; graph theory; the quantum Ising model

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