AuxiliaryField Quantum Monte Carlo Simulations of StronglyCorrelated Systems, the Final Report
Abstract
In this final report, we present preliminary results of ground state phases of interacting spinless Dirac fermions. The name "Dirac fermion" originates from the fact that lowenergy excitations of electrons hopping on the honeycomb lattice are described by a relativistic Dirac equation. Dirac fermions have received much attention particularly after the seminal work of Haldale1 which shows that the quantum Hall physics can be realized on the honeycomb lattice without magnetic fields. Haldane's work later becomes the foundation of topological insulators (TIs). While the physics of TIs is based largely on spinorbit coupled noninteracting electrons, it was conjectured that topological insulators can be induced by strong correlations alone.
 Authors:
 Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
 Publication Date:
 Research Org.:
 Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
 Sponsoring Org.:
 USDOE
 OSTI Identifier:
 1409928
 Report Number(s):
 LLNLSR741314
 DOE Contract Number:
 AC5207NA27344
 Resource Type:
 Technical Report
 Country of Publication:
 United States
 Language:
 English
 Subject:
 71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; 97 MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
Citation Formats
Chang, C. AuxiliaryField Quantum Monte Carlo Simulations of StronglyCorrelated Systems, the Final Report. United States: N. p., 2017.
Web. doi:10.2172/1409928.
Chang, C. AuxiliaryField Quantum Monte Carlo Simulations of StronglyCorrelated Systems, the Final Report. United States. doi:10.2172/1409928.
Chang, C. 2017.
"AuxiliaryField Quantum Monte Carlo Simulations of StronglyCorrelated Systems, the Final Report". United States.
doi:10.2172/1409928. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1409928.
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