Exploring universal properties of many-body systems in cold atoms and electron systems
Ultracold atoms provide a new platform for studying fundamental problems of quantum and statistical physics. I will review examples where the insights gained from experiments with ultracold atoms lead to a new understanding of solid state systems. In particular, I will discuss interferometry as a crucial aspect of measurements of topological order with cold atoms in optical lattices and h-map analysis of STM experiments. I will also explain how non-equilibrium quantum dynamics plays a crucial role in recent studies of impurities in atomic Fermi systems and resonant Xray scattering experiments in high Tc cuprates.
Subscribe to A Quantum Bit
Quantum physics began with revolutionary discoveries in the early twentieth century and continues to be central in today’s physics research. Learn about quantum physics, bit by bit. From definitions to the latest research, this is your portal. Subscribe to receive regular emails from the quantum world. Previous Issues...
Sign Up Now
Sign up to receive A Quantum Bit in your email!