PHYS-726 / 2 credits

Teacher: Mila Frédéric

Language: English

Remark: Next time: Fall 2022


Frequency

Every 3 years

Summary

To provide an introduction to all aspects of the rapidly evolving field of frustrated magnetism: 1) New paradigms: spin liquids, spin ice, topological order, ... 2) Basic models and methods 3) Experimental realizations

Content

Keywords

Solid state physics, quantum magnetism, frustration, quantum phase transitions

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic courses of quantum mechanics, statistical physics and solid state physics

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Carry out research dealing with frustrated magnetism.

In the programs

  • Number of places: 30
  • Exam form: Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: Introduction to Frustrated Magnetism
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)

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