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PhD in Condensed Matter at SISSA


The deadline for the applications for academic year 2020-2021 is March, 3.

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Postdoc/software engineer positions within TREX SISSA Center of Excellence in Exascale Computing

We invite applications for two postdocs and one temporary software engineer positions within the newly funded European Center of Excellence TREX – “Targeting Real chemical accuracy at the EXascale”, which will commence its activities in October 2020. Hiring will start in October and continue for about one year.

July 13, 2020


Lattice Gauge Theories and String Dynamics in Rydberg Atom Quantum Simulators

Federica Surace, PhD student in the Condensed Matter group in SISSA, recently published a paper in Physical Review X about the quantum simulation of lattice gauge theories with Rydberg atom arrays

June 8, 2020


Phase diagram of the two-dimensional Hubbard-Holstein model

Natanael de Carvalho Costa, post-doc in the Condensed Matter group at SISSA, and Prof. Sandro Sorella recently published a paper in Nature Communications Physics, about the calculation of the phase diagram of the two-dimensional Hubbard-Holstein model using Quantum Monte Carlo techniques

May 12, 2020


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March 9, 2020


Localization, topology and quantized transport in disordered Floquet systems

Matteo Wauters, PhD student in the Condensed Matter group at SISSA, with professor Giuseppe Santoro and coworkers, recently published a paper in Pyhsical Review Letters about topological transport in Floquet-Anderson insulators.

January 6, 2020


Integrable transport anomalies and the emergence of boundary resistances

Mario Collura, researcher in the Condensed Matter group at SISSA, recently published an article in Nature Communications about transport phenomena in two different integrable models joint together.

October 28, 2019


Valley Jahn-Teller effect in Twisted Bilayer Graphene

Mattia Angeli, PhD student in the Condensed Matter group at SISSA, recently published a paper in Pyhsical Review X with Erio Tosatti and Michele Fabrizio about electron-phonon effects in twisted bilayer graphene.

October 14, 2019


Dynamical spectra of frustrated magnets

Francesco Ferrari, PhD student in the Condensed Matter group at SISSA, and Federico Becca (Università di Trieste) recently published an article in Physical Review X in which the excitation spectrum of a frustrated spin model on the triangular lattice is computed by a variational Monte Carlo technique.

August 16, 2019


Topological quantization and gauge invariance of charge transport in liquid insulators

Federico Grasselli, post-doc in the Condensed Matter group at SISSA, and Prof. Stefano Baroni, published a paper in Nature Physics, providing a formal, quantum mechanical definition of oxidation states in liquid insulators.

July 16, 2019


Theory and Numerical Simulation of Heat Transport in Multicomponent Systems

Riccardo Bertossa, Federico Grasselli, Loris Ercole and Professor Stefano Baroni recently published a paper in Physical Review Letters about theory and numerical simulation of heat transport in multicomponent systems.

July 8, 2019


Photo-induced eta-pairing in the Hubbard model

Tomonori Shirakawa, post-doc in Condensed Matter group at SISSA, and Prof. Sandro Sorella recently published a paper in Physical Review Letters about the photo-induced eta-pairing in the Hubbard model.   

February 22, 2019


Understanding the pairing mechanism for FeSe

Laura Fanfarillo, post-doc in Condensed Matter group at SISSA, recently published an article in npj Quantum Materials unveiling the pairing mechanism for FeSe high-temperature superconductor.

November 7, 2018