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Condensed Matter

The behaviour of a system with many particles can be very different from that of the particles that make it up. Condensed matter physicists study these many-body systems, especially those that are in a condensed state.

Learn more about Condensed Matter at Perimeter Institute here.

The story of three PhD students and their quest to crack the barrier that keeps the best tensor network tools…
/Aug 16, 2018
By coming up with new combinations of nature’s tiniest pieces, Timothy Hsieh creates blueprints for novel phenomena that could be…
/Jul 25, 2018
Wednesday Apr. 4, 2018 at 7 PM ET The live webcast will appear on this page From the Stone Age…
/Jan 11, 2018
Emmy Noether Visiting Fellow Natasha Perkins says experimental relevance is not as important as many people think. If something is…
/Jul 06, 2017
Topological materials hold great potential for quantum computing, but we don’t know how to make them yet. These scientists came…
/Jun 07, 2017
New research by Perimeter scientists employs artificial intelligence techniques to explore phases of matter.
/Feb 13, 2017
Two Perimeter postdoctoral fellows will soon head to the United States and Germany to pursue research seeded in Waterloo.
/Sep 26, 2016
Condensed matter researcher and Perimeter DVRC Matthew Fisher’s latest work has ushered him into the emerging field of quantum biology…
/Dec 17, 2015
Perimeter welcomes its newest faculty member, condensed matter physicist Max Metlitski.
/Dec 04, 2015
Perimeter collaborators propose a new way to compare vastly different theories: go through the corners.
/Oct 07, 2015