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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.

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
Perimeter researchers Peng Ye and Zheng-Cheng Gu put forward a theory to create bosonic topological insulators by condensing the vortex…
/Jul 08, 2015
Researchers have used a never-before-observed phenomenon called quantum distillation to turn an ultra-cold Bose-Einstein condensate into something even colder –…
/Apr 24, 2015
Perimeter researchers Yidun Wan and Ling-Yan Hung have taken an important step toward using topologically open surfaces like cylinders for…
/Apr 23, 2015
Dr. Marcia Barbosa (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul) believes the unusual physics of water may hold the solution…
/Mar 04, 2015
On Wednesday March 4 at 7pm EST, Dr. Marcia Barbosa will examine how physics can help us better understand water…
/Mar 02, 2015
Forget solid, liquid, and gas: there are in fact more than 500 phases of matter. In a major paper in today’s…
/Jan 23, 2015
Pick up a pencil. Make a mark on a piece of paper. Congratulations: you are doing cutting-edge condensed matter physics.…
/Nov 21, 2014
Dr. Subir Sachdev (Perimeter Institute and Harvard University) delivers the kick-off lecture of the 2014/15 Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series,…
/Oct 02, 2014