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Konopinski Physics Colloquia IUB

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Title: Roman Jackiw, MIT, "Fractional and Majorana fermions -- the physics of zero-energy modes"
Sharing: Public
Start Time: Wednesday April 24, 2013 04:00 PM
End Time: Wednesday April 24, 2013 05:00 PM
Location: The Joseph and Sophia Konopinski Colloquia Series - Swain West 119
Free/Busy: busy

Emergence of particle-like excitations from background matter waves has been a generative idea for fundamental physics. When non-trivial topological considerations enter the picture, the resulting quasi-particles can acquire unexpected quantum numbers.

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Cost: FREE
More Contact Info: Host: Babak Seradjeh
Other Info: Please join us for refreshments in SW113 at 3:30 pm
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