Description 
1 online resource (xxvii, 345 pages). 

data file 
Series 
Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School ; v. 94


Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School.

Note 
Selected conference papers. 
Summary 
This title provides authoritative tutorials on the most recent achievements in the field of quantum gases at the interface between atomic physics and quantum optics, condensed matter physics, nuclear and highenergy physics, nonlinear physics and quantum information. 
Contents 
""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of participants""; ""1 Strongly correlated bosons and fermions in optical lattices""; ""1.1 Introduction""; ""1.2 Optical lattices""; ""1.3 The Boseâ€?Hubbard model and the superfluid to Mott insulator transition""; ""1.4 Onedimensional bosons and bosonization""; ""1.5 From free fermions to Fermi liquids""; ""1.6 Mott transition of fermions: three dimensions""; ""1.7 Onedimensional fermions""; ""1.8 Conclusion""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References""; ""2 Ultracold atoms in optical lattices""; ""2.1 Overview""; ""2.2 Introduction"" 

""2.3 Basics of optical lattices""""2.4 Detection methods""; ""2.5 Boseâ€? and Fermiâ€?Hubbard models""; ""2.6 Quantum magnetism with ultracold atoms in optical lattices""; ""2.7 Singlesite and singleatom resolved imaging of quantum gases in optical lattices""; ""References""; ""3 The fewatom problem""; ""3.1 Overview""; ""3.2 The twobody problem and resonance width""; ""3.3 Basics of the threebody problem with shortrange interactions""; ""3.4 The method of Skorniakov and TerMartirosian (STM) for fewbody problems with resonant shortrange interactions""; ""3.5 Final remarks"" 

""Acknowledgements""""References""; ""4 Entanglement in manybody quantum systems""; ""4.1 Introduction""; ""4.2 Entanglement in manybody systems: pure states""; ""4.3 Entanglement in manybody systems: mixed states""; ""4.4 Entanglement and area laws""; ""4.5 Tensor network states""; ""4.6 Conclusions""; ""References""; ""5 Quantum Hall states of ultracold atomic gases""; ""5.1 Introduction""; ""5.2 Rapid rotation""; ""5.3 Optically induced gauge fields""; ""5.4 Bose gases""; ""5.5 Fermi gases""; ""5.6 Summary""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References""; ""6 Theory of dipolar gases"" 

""6.1 The dipoleâ€?dipole interaction""""6.2 Dipolar Boseâ€?Einstein condensates""; ""6.3 Dipolar gases in optical lattices""; ""6.4 Conclusions""; ""References""; ""7 Ultracold polar molecules""; ""7.1 Motivation and challenges""; ""7.2 Making ultracold polar molecules""; ""7.3 Characterizing the ultracold polar molecules""; ""7.4 Ultracold chemistry, dipolar interactions, and reduced dimensionality""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References""; ""8 Ultracold Fermi gases as quantum simulators of condensed matter physics""; ""8.1 Introduction""; ""8.2 The noninteracting Fermi gas"" 

""8.3 Fermionic super.uidity and the BECâ€?BCS crossover""""8.4 Probing the fermionic superfluid""; ""8.5 Conclusion""; ""References""; ""9 Competing instabilities in quench experiments with ultracold Fermi gases near a Feshbach resonance""; ""9.1 Overview""; ""9.2 Introduction""; ""9.3 Linear response and collective modes""; ""9.4 Feshbach resonance via pseudopotentials""; ""9.5 Application to pairing susceptibility""; ""9.6 More on Stoner instability""; ""9.7 Discussion""; ""9.8 Concluding remarks""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References"" 
Local Note 
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Subject 
Cold gases  Congresses.


Nuclear physics  Congresses.


Condensed matter  Congresses.


Quantum theory  Congresses.

Genre/Form 
Electronic books.


Conference papers and proceedings.


Electronic books.

Added Author 
Salomon, C. (Christophe), editor.


Shlyapnikov, Georgy V., editor.


Cugliandolo, L. F. (Leticia F.), editor.

Other Form: 
Print version: Ecole d'été de physique théorique (Les Houches, HauteSavoie, France) (94th : 2010). Manybody physics with ultracold gases. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013 9780199661886 (OCoLC)808415134 
ISBN 
9780191638015 (electronic bk.) 

0191638013 (electronic bk.) 

9780199661886 

019966188X 
