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Michael Stone

Michael Stone

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Michael Stone

Physics

Professor
 
2117 Engineering Sciences Buliding
1101 W. Springfield Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
 

phone: (217) 333-2891
email: m-stone5@illinois.edu


Michael Stone's program is aimed at advancing the theoretical understanding of a variety of condensed matter systems, each involving many strongly coupled degrees of freedom. Attention is primarily focused on the following areas: electronic liquid crystal phases in Mott insulators; the quantum Hall effect; geometric phases and their condensed matter implications; superfluids and superconductors, including vortex motion in dirty systems, quantum critical behavior of magnetic impurities in -wave superconductors; vulcanized matter and the vulcanization transition; structural glasses and network-forming systems, glassiness of superfluid helium-three in aerogel, shapes adopted by large biological macromolecules, and static and dynamic properties of polysoap macromolecules.

Micahel Stone Research Group

Research Areas/Expertise:

  • Quantum Field Theory
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Fermions

Publications