Theoretical Physics

Astrophysics
Cowsik, Ferrer and Katz
  • Physics of neutron stars and black holes

Geophysics
Katz

  • Climate studies

Condensed Matter & Material Physics
Nussinov, Seidel and Yang (see also Kelton)

  • Strongly correlated electron systems
  • Superconductivity
  • Quantum Hall effect
  • Spin systems
  • Nanostructures
  • Nucleation in condensed phases
  • Topological orders
  • One-dimensional systems
  • Defect structures and properties
  • Excited states in solids
  • Cold atoms
  • Statistical Mechanics applications to computation
  • Glasses

Biophysics
Carlsson and Clark
  • Polymerization of actin fibers in cells
  • Neural networks

Elementary Particles
Alford, Bender, Bernard, Ferrer, Nussinov and Ogilvie

  • Mathematical physics and quantum field theory
  • Lattice gauge theory
  • Perturbative and nonperturbative techniques
  • Quark matter and color superconductivity
  • Astroparticle physics and theoretical cosmology

Many-Body Theory
Clark and Dickhoff

  • Nuclear matter and quantum fluids
  • Correlations in nuclei