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Special ICMT Seminar: "High-dimensional spin liquids, interacting Majorana systems, and new geometrical relations"

Speaker

Dr. Zohar Nussinov, Washington University in St. Louis

Date Mar 14, 2014
Time 2:30 pm  
Location NEW LOCATION: 280 MRL, 104 S. Goodwin
Sponsor Department of Physics
Contact Stephanie Johansson
Phone 217-300-4241
Event type ICMT Seminar
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We examine the Hubbard model on pyrochlore-type lattices and illustrate how spin liquid features arise at a proximate exactly solvable point and its surroundings. We further introduce a framework for dualities and with its aid demonstrate that interacting Majorana nanowire systems as well as direction dependent Hubbard type and other general planar systems may display various critical and spin glass type phenomena. Lastly, with the aid of dualities we introduce the notion of "partial solvability" and derive a new set of geometric identities which is valid in any dimensions.