Statistical Mechanics of the Two-Dimensional Coulomb Gas

Math Physics Seminar
Friday, April 5, 2013 - 3:05pm
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 006
California State University, Northridge
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.