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Quantum Ising Phases and Transitions in Transverse Ising Models

Series: Lecture Notes in Physics, Vol. 862

Suzuki, Sei, Inoue, Jun-ichi, Chakrabarti, Bikas K.

Originally published as volume 41 in the series: Lecture Notes in Physics m

2nd ed. 2013, XI, 403 p. 117 illus.

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Quantum phase transitions, driven by quantum fluctuations, exhibit intriguing features offering the possibility of potentially new applications, e.g. in quantum information sciences. Major advances have been made in both theoretical and experimental investigations of the nature and behavior of quantum phases and transitions in cooperatively interacting many-body quantum systems.

 For modeling purposes, most of the current innovative and successful research in this field has been obtained by either directly or indirectly using the insights provided by quantum (or transverse field) Ising models because of the separability of the cooperative interaction from the tunable transverse field or tunneling term in the relevant Hamiltonian. Also, a number of condensed matter systems can be modeled accurately in this approach, hence granting the possibility to compare advanced models with actual experimental results.

 This work introduces these quantum Ising models and analyses them both theoretically and numerically in great detail. With its tutorial approach the book addresses above all young researchers who wish to enter the field and are in search of a suitable and self-contained text, yet it will also serve as a valuable reference work for all active researchers in this area.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Cooperatively interacting many-body systems - Ising models - Phase traditions and critical points - Quantum Ising models - Quantum fluctuations - Transverse field Ising models - quantum magnetism

Related subjects » Complexity - Condensed Matter Physics - Materials - Quantum Physics

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