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Habib RostamiNordita Assistant Professor

About me

I am a theorist in condensed matter physics expert in quantum transport and quantum many-body problems stemming from disorder, electron-phonon and Coulomb interactions. I study fundamental theoretical problems in quantum matters with the microscopic description of realistic properties in material science. My main research experiences are on effective microscopic modelling of two-dimensional (2D) materials such as graphene, transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs) and their heterostructures. Among my research activities, I would like to mention nonlinear optical probing of collective modes and phase transitions in 2D materials. From the technical aspect, I use analytical tools such as Quantum Field Theory, Green’s functions and Feynman diagrams, Ward’s identities, Quantum Kinetic Theory, many-body self-energies and effective low-energy models by employing mixed analytical-numerical techniques. I enjoy collaborating with experimental groups.

Teaching

Course Name: Advanced Topics in Electrodynamics

Aim: To provide a modern perspective of a selection of topics in advanced Electrodynamics

Main topics: Magnetohydrodynamics, Plasma Physics, Radiation and Scattering

Teacher: Habib Rostami assistant professor at Nordita.

Level: Undergraduate and Graduate

Semester: Fall

Academic Year: 2021-2022, 2022-2023

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