In this thesis, we study generalizations of well-known Majorana fermion models, including the SYK model and the Klebanov-Tarnopolsky tensor model. The models are compared at finite and large N, where we find that the models simplify considerably and can even become solvable.
FPO - Preethi Pallegar - "Symmetries and Large N Limits of Majorana Fermion Models"
Fri, Aug 27, 2021, 3:00 pm
FPO - Seong Woo Oh - "Cryogen-Free Scanning Probe Microscopy in Silicon Device Physics at milli-Kelvin temperatures"
FPO - Ho Tat Lam - "On Symmetries, Anomalies and Their Generalizations"
Fri, Aug 20, 2021, 2:00 pm
FPO - Sarah Marie Bruno - "Focal Plane Development for Observations of the Cosmic Microwave Background with the Simons Observatory"
FPO - Fedor Popov - "New Developments in Vector, Matrix and Tensor Quantum Field Theories"
Tue, Jul 20, 2021, 11:00 am
FPO - Javier Roulet - "The Binary Black Holes of LIGO and Virgo"
Fri, Jul 16, 2021, 2:00 pm
FPO - Elmer Guardado-Sanchez - "Exploring many-body quantum dynamics with Rydberg-dressed fermions and tilted Hubbard systems"
FPO - Ziming Ji - "Non-Archimedean and Non-local Physics”
Thu, Jul 8, 2021, 10:00 am
FPO - Benjamin Weiner - "The Physics of Spatial Differentiation in Living Systems"
Wed, May 26, 2021, 4:00 pm
FPO - Average Phan - "Swarm Intelligence in Natural and Synthetic Lives"
Fri, May 21, 2021, 10:00 am
FPO - Damon Binder - On N=6 Superconformal Field Theories
Fri, May 14, 2021, 10:00 am
FPO - Junyi Zhang - "Study of Phases of Matter: Dipolar Dimer Liquid and Topological Metamaterials with Odd Elasticity"
FPO - Xinran Li - The energy resolution and the energy deposition processes in disordered targets for rare-event searches
FPO - Yantao Wu - "Variational Monte Carlo Renormalization Group”
Mon, May 3, 2021, 2:00 pm
FPO - Felix Borjans - "Long-Range Coupling of Electron Spins"
Thu, Jan 28, 2021, 9:30 am
FPO - Trithep Devakul - "Subdimensional Topological Quantum Phases of Matter"
Tue, Dec 15, 2020, 2:00 pm
FPO - Xiaowen Chen - "Statistical Physics Approaches to Collective Behavior in Networks of Neurons"
Thu, Sep 24, 2020, 2:00 pm
FPO - Yaqiong Li - "Probing the Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation Using Large Superconducting Detector Arrays"
FPO - Laura Chang - Dark Matter in the Milky Way
Fri, Sep 4, 2020, 11:00 am