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Condensed Matter Physics Seminar

Thursday, December 12, 2019
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Storrs Campus
GS-117

Prof. A. Polkovnikov, Department of Physics, Boston University

Periodically driven quantum systems

In this talk I will give an overview of periodically driven (Floquet) quantum systems. In particular, after giving a general introduction I will discuss basic ideas of Floquet engineering, relation between the high frequency expansion and the Schrieffer-Wolff transformation, general questions of adiabaticity in such systems, heating and the ways to suppress it.

Contact:

Dr. A. Khaetskii

Physics Department (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, UConn Master Calendar

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