PHYS-645 / 3 crédits

Enseignant: Müller Markus

Langue: Anglais

Remark: Next time: Fall 2022


Frequency

Every year

Summary

Introduction to the physics of random processes and disordered systems, providing an overview over phenomena, concepts and theoretical approaches Topics include: Random walks; Roughening/pinning; Localization; Random matrix theory; Spin glasses; Disorder and critical phenomena

Content

Keywords

disordered systems, random processes, random matrix theory, localization, spin glasses

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Statistical physics I and II

Recommended courses

Quantum mechanics

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Have an overview over and physical understanding of the phenomena in disordered systems
  • Know and explain the concepts, basic techniques and approaches to the main topics

Resources

Bibliography

There will be a Moodle link for this course

Dans les plans d'études

  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session libre)
  • Matière examinée: Physics of random and disordered systems
  • Cours: 28 Heure(s)
  • Exercices: 14 Heure(s)

Semaine de référence