Thursday (08.03.2012)

Numerical Renormalization Group
and quantum impurity models


09:30 -- 11:00: Lecture [SR THP]
11:00 -- 11:15: Coffee
11:15 -- 12:30: Computer practical [Cip-Pool]
12:30 -- 13:30: Lunch
13:30 -- 15:00: Computer practical [Cip-Pool]
15:00 -- 15:30: Coffee
15:30 -- 17:00: Lecture [SR THP]


Iterative diagonalization and truncation.
Logarithmic discretization, and the Numerical Renormalization Group (NRG).
Anderson impurity model.
Universality and scaling.

Resources

Instructions and exercise sheet for the Day 4 computer practical can be found here

Lecture slides for 'Numerical Renormalization Group' can be found here

Lecture slides for 'NRG for quantum impurity problems' can be found here