Statistical Mechanics of the Two-Dimensional Coulomb Gas

Series: 
Math Physics Seminar
Friday, April 5, 2013 - 15:05
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 006
,  
California State University, Northridge
Organizer: 
The lattice, two dimensional, Coulomb gas is the prototypical model of Statistical Mechanics displaying the 'Kosterlitz-Thouless' phase transition. In this seminar I will discuss conjectures, results and works in progress about this model.