Eliot Kapit, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

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Fax: 504-862-8702

Department of Physics & Engineering Physics
2001 Percival Stern Hall
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118

Research Interests

Quantum Simulation & Quantum Computing ┬╗

Recent Courses

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  • B.A., Reed College (2005)
  • M.S., University of Chicago (2007)
  • Ph.D., Cornell University (2012)

Recent Publications

Induced Self Stabilization in Fractional Quantum Hall States of Light, Eliot Kapit, Mohammad Hafezi and Steven H. Simon, arxiv:1402.6847 (2014).

Non-Abelian Fractional Chern Insulators from Long-Range Interactions, Zhao Liu, Emil J. Bergholtz and Eliot Kapit, Physical Review B 88, 205101 (2013).

3- and 4-body Interactions from 2-body Interactions in Spin Models: A Route to Abelian and Non-Abelian Fractional Chern Insulators, Eliot Kapit and Steven. H. Simon, Physical Review B 88, 184409 (2013).

Quantum Simulation Architecture for Lattice Bosons in Arbitrary, Tunable External Gauge Fields, Eliot Kapit, Physical Review A 87, 062336 (2013).

Non-abelian Braiding of Lattice Bosons, Eliot Kapit, Paul Ginsparg and Erich Mueller, Physical Review Letters 108, 066802 (2012).

Optical Lattice Hamiltonian for Relativistic Quantum Electrodynamics, Eliot Kapit and Erich Mueller, Physical Review A 83, 033625 (2011).

Exact Parent Hamiltonian for the Quantum Hall States in a Lattice, Eliot Kapit and Erich Mueller, Physical Review Letters 105, 215303 (2010).

2001 Percival Stern Hall, New Orleans, LA 70118, 504-865-5520