JQI Seminar

Calendar
Department of Physics Calendar
Date
Mon, Oct 23, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location
2400 Atlantic Building

Description

Speaker: Sean Hartnoll, Stanford
Title: Fundamental bounds on transport
Abstract: There is a long history to the idea that transport may be subject to fundamental constraints. I will argue that a variant of these ideas offers promising ways to think about transport in unconventional metals such as high temperature superconductors. I will discuss both proposed lower and upper bounds on transport, and I will suggest that such bounds may address long-standing transport puzzles in unconventional metals. I will discuss recent experimental probes of these ideas as well as theoretical connections to questions in quantum statistical mechanics.

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