Centre for Nanoscale Dynamics at Lancaster University

Condensed matter theory at Lancaster covers a wide range of topics that includes:

The properties of graphene and other two-dimensional systems; quantum transport in nanostructures; correlations in 1D systems and cold atomic gases; quantum optics and quantum dots; and molecular electronics.

Key Research

  • Whole system theoretical studies of molecular electronic devices
  • Nanoelectronics and photonics
  • Graphene and other 2D atomic crystals
  • Mesoscopic hybrid systems
  • Monte Carlo techniques
  • Density Functional Theory