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Max Metlitski

Portrait de Max Metlitski

Areas of Research:
Phone: x7633

Research Interests

My research interests lie in the field of quantum matter. Some directions that I am currently exploring are: topological phases of matter, quantum criticality, quantum hall physics, exotic magnetism and quantum entanglement.

Recent Publications

  • F. Burnell, X. Chen, A. Kitaev, M. Metlitski, A. Vishwanath, "Time reversal invariant gapped boundaries of the double semion state," Phys. Rev. B 93, (2016), 235161, arXiv: 1509.00355.
  • M. A. Metlitski and A. Vishwanath, "Particle-vortex duality of two-dimensional Dirac fermion from electric-magnetic duality of three-dimensional topological insulators," Phys. Rev. B 93, (2016), 245151, arXiv: 1505.05142.
  • S. D. Geraedts, M. P. Zaletel, R. S. K. Mong, M. A. Metlitski, A. Vishwanath, O. I. Motrunich, "Half-filled Landau level: The case for Dirac composite fermions," Science 352, (2016), 197, arXiv: 1508.04140.
  • M. A. Metlitski, "S-duality of u(1) gauge theory with θ=π on non-orientable manifolds: Applications to topological insulators and superconductors," (2015), arXiv: 1510.05663.

Seminars

  • "Particle-vortex duality: from 2DEG to topological insulator surface," Quantum matter workshop. Benasque, Spain, July 6, 2016.
  • "S-duality of Dirac fermions in 2+1D from electricmagnetic duality of topological insulators in 3+1D," Conformal field theories and renormalization group flows in d > 2. Galileo Galilei Institute for Theoretical Physics, Florence, Italy, June 8, 2016.
  • "Particle-vortex duality of Dirac fermions in 2+1D from electric-magnetic duality of topological insulators in 3+1D," Hot topics in cold matter workshop, UC Berkeley, May 27, 2016.
  • "Particle-vortex duality: from 2DEG to topological insulator surface," APS March Meeting, Baltimore, March 16, 2016.
  • "Electric-magnetic duality of topological insulators," High-energy theory seminar, Caltech, March 4, 2016.
  • "Strange metals in two dimensions," Condensed matter seminar, UCSD, March 2, 2016.
  • "Particle-vortex duality: from 2DEG to topological insulator surface," Condensed matter seminar, MIT, February 16, 2016.
  • "Composite fermion liquid: from 2DEG to topological insulator surface," Condensed matter seminar, Yale University, December 10, 2015.
  • "Electric-magnetic duality of topological insulators," Kadanoff Center seminar, University of Chicago, November 9, 2015.
  • "Particle-vortex duality of 2+1D Dirac fermion from electric-magnetic duality of 3+1D topological insulators," Director's lunch, April 21, 2016.
  • PIRSA:15110075, Composite fermion liquid: from 2DEG to topological insulator surface, 2015-11-06, PI-UIUC Joint Workshop on Strongly Correlated Quantum Many-Body Systems 2015
  • PIRSA:15100114, S-duality of u(1) gauge theory with \theta = \pi on non-orientable manifolds: Applications to topological insulators and superconductors, 2015-10-24, Condensed Matter Physics and Topological Field Theory