TY - BOOK
AU - Bernevig,B.Andrei
AU - Hughes,Taylor L.
TI - Topological insulators and topological superconductors
SN - 069115175X (cloth)
AV - QC611.95
U1 - 530.4/1
PY - 2013///
CY - Princeton, NJ [u.a.]
PB - Princeton Univ. Press
KW - Energy-band theory of solids
KW - Superconductivity
KW - Solid state physics
KW - Mathematics
KW - Superconductors
KW - Topologischer Isolator
KW - gnd
KW - Supraleiter
KW - SCIENCE / Electricity
KW - bisacsh
KW - SCIENCE / Magnetism
KW - SCIENCE / Solid State Physics
N1 - Literaturverz. S. [241] - 243
N2 - "This graduate-level textbook is the first pedagogical synthesis of the field of topological insulators and superconductors, one of the most exciting areas of research in condensed matter physics. Presenting the latest developments, while providing all the calculations necessary for a self-contained and complete description of the discipline, it is ideal for graduate students and researchers preparing to work in this area, and it will be an essential reference both within and outside the classroom. The book begins with simple concepts such as Berry phases, Dirac fermions, Hall conductance and its link to topology, and the Hofstadter problem of lattice electrons in a magnetic field. It moves on to explain topological phases of matter such as Chern insulators, two- and three-dimensional topological insulators, and Majorana p-wave wires. Additionally, the book covers zero modes on vortices in topological superconductors, time-reversal topological superconductors, and topological responses/field theory and topological indices. The book also analyzes recent topics in condensed matter theory and concludes by surveying active subfields of research such as insulators with point-group symmetries and the stability of topological semimetals. Problems at the end of each chapter offer opportunities to test knowledge and engage with frontier research issues. Topological Insulators and Topological Superconductors will provide graduate students and researchers with the physical understanding and mathematical tools needed to embark on research in this rapidly evolving field"--
UR - http://zbmath.org/?q=an:1269.82001
UR - http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780691151755.pdf
ER -