(Postdoc) Quantum field theory and Gravity in condensed matter.
(Postdoc) Topological phases of matter: classification, lattice models, topological quantum field theory. Quantum spin chains, Schur-Weyl duality, diagram categories.
(PhD) Topological order and Chern number in 2+1 and 3+1 dimensional lattice models.
(PhD) Robustness of different models of hypothetical quantum memories when they are coupled to realistic thermal environments.
(PhD) Topological entanglement entropy in 3+1 dimensions.
(PhD) Characterisation of topological phases of matter through entanglement.

Visiting Researchers

  • F.D. Haldane (Princeton Institute of Advanced Studies)
  • G.Brennen (Macquarie University)
  • G. Palumbo (Utrecht - Amsterdam Univerity)
  • H. Saleur (USC and IPhT CEA Saclay)
  • S. Sergeev (University of Canberra)
  • Z. Wang (Station Q)
  • M. Atiyah (University of Edinburgh)
  • V. Zatloukal (Czech Technical University)
  • S. Iblisdir (University of Barcelona)
  • B. Brown (Imperial College London)
  • J. Wootton (University of Basel)
  • V. Lahtinen (University of Amsterdam)
  • A. Al Shimary (University of Leeds)
  • M. Cirio (Macquarie University)
  • P. Finch (Hannover University)
  • F. Panarotto (University of Verona)
  • Dr Gangcheng Wang