Understanding strongly correlated systems on a lattice by computer simulation

Advanced course given by Sandro Sorella

Term: 2

Start: 09-01-2018 End: 28-03-2018 Room: 131

Credits: 4

Schedule: Tue 11:00 - 13:30, Tue 14:30 - 17:00

Program

 

  • Correlated wave functions in many body theory
  • Size consistency, size extensivity, entanglement entropy, area law
  • Variational Monte Carlo 
  • Diffusion Monte Carlo 
  • Reptation Monte Carlo
  • Matrix product states: DMRG as a variational approach