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Condensed Matter Seminars

ics Condensed Matter
Thursday, October 11, 2018
11:00 AM
Physics Building, Room 313
Alex Levchenko [Host: Dmytro Pesin]
University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Transport in Strongly Correlated 2D Electron Fluids"
ABSTRACT:

In this talk I plan to overview measured transport properties of the two dimensional electron fluids in high mobility semiconductor devices with low electron densities with an emphasis on magnetoresistance and drag resistance. As many features of the observations are not easily reconciled with a description based on the well understood physics of weakly interacting quasiparticles in a disordered medium we will concentrate on physics associated with strong correlation effects and develop hydrodynamic theory of transport. We will apply these ideas to composite fermions of quantum Hall bilayers in hydrodynamic regime.  

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