Modern Topics of Solid-State Theory

Dozent Prof. Dr. Maria Daghofer, Dr. Philipp Hansmann, Dr. Andreas Schnyder
Beginn Do, 22. Oktober 2015
Termine Do: 11:30 - 13:00 Uhr
Ort S6.331 (Pfaffenwaldring 57)
Sprache Englisch
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Inhalt Tools and methods
  •      Some basics: Second quantization, Green's functions
  •      Hartree-Fock and density-functional approximations
  •      Dynamical mean-field theory
  •      Cluster approaches, connection to spectroscopy
  •      BCS theory  
  •      Topological band theory

(Some) physics of interacting electrons
  •      Mott insulators
  •      Quantum magnetism
  •      Interplay of correlations and spin-orbit coupling


Topologically nontrivial states 

  • symmetries
  • edge states
  • gapped and gapless topological materials

Philipp Hansmann, 1
Philipp Hansmann, 2
Philipp Hansmann, 3
Philipp Hansmann, 4

Andreas Schnyder, 1
Andreas Schnyder, 2
Andreas Schnyder, Ex. 1Andreas Schnyder, 3
Andreas Schnyder, 4

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