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Dr Zlatko Papic

Theoretical Physics Group

Contact details

Room: 9.73
Tel: +44 (0)113 3433882
Email: Z.Papic @ leeds.ac.uk

Keywords

Condensed matter
Entanglement, topological order and nonequilibrium dynamics
Numerical simulations of quantum many-body systems

Research interests

I am a condensed matter theorist working on topological phases, graphene, fractional quantum Hall effect, quantum information concepts such as entanglement and matrix-product states/tensor networks used to describe condensed matter systems, nonequilibrium quantum dynamics of interacting disordered systems, etc.

Publications

Hickey C, Cincio L, Papić Z, Paramekanti A Emergence of Chiral Spin Liquids via Quantum Melting of Non-Coplanar Magnetic Orders Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 96 -, 2017
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.96.115115
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Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA Thouless energy and multifractality across the many-body localization transition Physical Review B 96 -, 2017
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.96.104201
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Abanin DA, Papić Z Recent progress in many-body localization Annalen der Physik 529 -, 2017
DOI:10.1002/andp.201700169
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Yang B, Hu Z-X, Lee CH, Papić Z Publisher’s Note: Generalized Pseudopotentials for the Anisotropic Fractional Quantum Hall Effect [Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 146403 (2017)] Physical Review Letters 118 -, 2017
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.169903
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Yang B, Hu Z-X, Lee CH, Papic Z Generalized Pseudopotentials for the Anisotropic Fractional Quantum Hall Effect Physical Review Letters 118 -, 2017
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.146403
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Turner CJ, Meichanetzidis K, Papić Z, Pachos JK Optimal free descriptions of many-body theories Nature Communications 8 14926-14926, 2017
DOI:10.1038/ncomms14926
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O'Brien TE, Abanin DA, Vidal G, Papic Z Explicit construction of local conserved operators in disordered many-body systems Physical Review B 94 -, 2016
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.94.144208
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Serbyn M, Michailidis AA, Abanin DA, Papic Z Power-law entanglement spectrum in many-body localized phases Physical Review Letters 117 -, 2016
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.160601
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Hickey C, Cincio L, Papić Z, Paramekanti A Erratum: Haldane-Hubbard Mott insulator: From Tetrahedral Spin Crystal to Chiral Spin Liquid (Physical Review Letters (2016) 116 (137202)) Physical Review Letters 116 -, 2016
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.189901

Knoester ME, Papic Z, Morais Smith C Electron-solid and electron-liquid phases in graphene Physical Review B 93 -, 2016
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.93.155141
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Hickey C, Cincio L, Papić Z, Paramekanti A Haldane-Hubbard Mott Insulator: From Tetrahedral Spin Crystal to Chiral Spin Liquid Physical Review Letters 116 -, 2016
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.137202
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Johri S, Papic Z, Schmitteckert P, Bhatt RN, Haldane FDM Probing the geometry of the Laughlin state New Journal of Physics 18 -, 2016
DOI:10.1088/1367-2630/18/2/025011
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Serbyn M, Papic Z, Abanin DA Criterion for many-body localization-delocalization phase transition Physical Review X 5 -, 2015
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevX.5.041047
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Milovanovic MV, Dobardzic E, Papic Z Meron deconfinement in the quantum Hall bilayer at intermediate distances Physical Review B 92 -, 2015
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.92.195311
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Papic Z, Stoudenmire EM, Abanin DA Many-body localization in disorder-free systems: The importance of finite-size constraints Annals of Physics 362 714-725, 2015
DOI:10.1016/j.aop.2015.08.024
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Geraedts S, Zaletel MP, Papic Z, Mong RSK Competing Abelian and non-Abelian topological orders inν=1/3+1/3 quantum Hall bilayers Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 91 -, 2015
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.91.205139
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Mong RSK, Zaletel MP, Pollmann F, Papić Z Fibonacci anyons and charge density order in the 12/5 and 13/5 plateaus Arxiv -, 2015
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Ponte P, Papic Z, Huveneers F, Abanin DA Many-body localization in periodically driven systems Physical Review Letters 114 -, 2015
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.140401
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Ponte P, Chandran A, Papić Z, Abanin DA Periodically driven ergodic and many-body localized quantum systems Annals of Physics 353 196-204, 2015
DOI:10.1016/j.aop.2014.11.008
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Lee CH, Papić Z, Thomale R Geometric construction of quantum Hall clustering hamiltonians Physical Review X 5 -, 2015
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevX.5.041003
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Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA Quantum quenches in the many-body localized phase Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 90 -, 2014
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.174302
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Serbyn M, Knap M, Gopalakrishnan S, Papić Z, Yao NY, Laumann CR, Abanin DA, Lukin MD, Demler EA Interferometric probes of many-body localization Physical Review Letters 113 -, 2014
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.147204
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Papić Z Solvable models for unitary and nonunitary topological phases Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 90 -, 2014
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.075304
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Repellin C, Neupert T, Papić Z, Regnault N Single-mode approximation for fractional Chern insulators and the fractional quantum Hall effect on the torus Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 90 -, 2014
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.045114
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Maher P, Wang L, Gao Y, Forsythe C, Taniguchi T, Watanabe K, Abanin D, Papi Z, Cadden-Zimansky P, Hone J, Kim P, Dean CR Tunable fractional quantum Hall phases in bilayer graphene Science 345 61-64, 2014
DOI:10.1126/science.1252875
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Johri S, Papić Z, Bhatt RN, Schmitteckert P Quasiholes of 1/3 and 7/3 quantum Hall states: size estimates via exact diagonalization and density-matrix renormalization group Physical Review B 89 -, 2014
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.89.115124
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Papić Z, Abanin DA Topological phases in the zeroth landau level of bilayer graphene Physical Review Letters 112 -, 2014
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.046602
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Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA Local conservation laws and the structure of the many-body localized states Physical Review Letters 111 -, 2013
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.127201
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Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA Universal slow growth of entanglement in interacting strongly disordered systems Physical Review Letters 110 -, 2013
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.260601
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Papić Z Fractional quantum Hall effect in a tilted magnetic field Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 87 -, 2013
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.245315
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Estienne B, Papić Z, Regnault N, Bernevig BA Matrix product states for trial quantum Hall states Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 87 -, 2013
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.161112
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Papić Z, Haldane FDM, Rezayi EH Quantum phase transitions and theν=5/2 fractional hall state in wide quantum wells Physical Review Letters 109 -, 2012
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.266806
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Papić Z, Abanin DA, Barias Y, Bhatt RN Numerical studies of the fractional quantum hall effect in systems with tunable interactions Journal of Physics: Conference Series 402 -, 2012
DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/402/1/012020
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Papić Z, Milovanović MV Disordering of the correlated state of the quantum hall bilayer at filling factorν = 1 Modern Physics Letters B 26 -, 2012
DOI:10.1142/S0217984912501345
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Yang B, Hu ZX, Papić Z, Haldane FDM Model wave functions for the collective modes and the magnetoroton theory of the fractional quantum hall effect Physical Review Letters 108 -, 2012
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.256807
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Hu ZX, Papić Z, Johri S, Bhatt RN, Schmitteckert P Comparison of the density-matrix renormalization group method applied to fractional quantum Hall systems in different geometries Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics 376 2157-2161, 2012
DOI:10.1016/j.physleta.2012.05.031
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Yang B, Papić Z, Rezayi EH, Bhatt RN, Haldane FDM Band mass anisotropy and the intrinsic metric of fractional quantum Hall systems Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 85 -, 2012
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.85.165318
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Abanin DA, Papić Z, Barlas Y, Bhatt RN Stability of the k = 3 Read-Rezayi state in chiral two-dimensional systems with tunable interactions New Journal of Physics 14 -, 2012
DOI:10.1088/1367-2630/14/2/025009
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Papić Z, Abanin DA, Barlas Y, Bhatt RN Tunable interactions and phase transitions in Dirac materials in a magnetic field Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 84 -, 2011
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.84.241306
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Papić Z, Thomale R, Abanin DA Tunable electron interactions and fractional quantum Hall states in graphene Physical Review Letters 107 -, 2011
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.176602
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Papić Z, Bernevig BA, Regnault N Topological entanglement in Abelian and non-Abelian excitation eigenstates Physical Review Letters 106 -, 2011
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.106.056801
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Milovanović MV, Papić Z P -Wave pairing in quantum Hall Bilayers Advances in Condensed Matter Physics 2011 -, 2011
DOI:10.1155/2011/614173
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Peterson MR, Papić Z, Das Sarma S Fractional quantum Hall effects in bilayers in the presence of interlayer tunneling and charge imbalance Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 82 -, 2010
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.235312
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Papić Z, Goerbig MO, Regnault N Atypical fractional quantum hall effect in graphene at filling factor 1/3 Physical Review Letters 105 -, 2010
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.176802
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Papić Z, Goerbig MO, Regnault N, Milovanović MV Tunneling-driven breakdown of the 331 state and the emergent Pfaffian and composite Fermi liquid phases Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 82 -, 2010
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.075302
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Milovanović MV, Papić Z Transition from two-component 332 Halperin state to one-component Jain state at filling factor 2/5 Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 82 -, 2010
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.035316
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Papić Z, Regnault N, Das Sarma S Interaction-tuned compressible-to-incompressible phase transitions in quantum Hall systems Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 80 -, 2009
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.80.201303
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Papić Z, Goerbig MO, Regnault N Theoretical expectations for a fractional quantum Hall effect in graphene Solid State Communications 149 1056-1060, 2009
DOI:10.1016/j.ssc.2009.02.050
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Papić Z, Möller G, Milovanović MV, Regnault N, Goerbig MO Fractional quantum Hall state atν= 1 4 in a wide quantum well Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 79 -, 2009
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.79.245325
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Milovanović MV, Papić Z Nonperturbative approach to the quantum Hall bilayer Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 79 -, 2009
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.79.115319
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Papić Z, Milovanović MV Quantum disordering of the 111 state and the compressible-incompressible transition in quantum Hall bilayer systems Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 75 -, 2007
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.75.195304
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Meichanetzidis K, Turner CJ, Farjami A, Papić Z, Pachos JK Free-fermion descriptions of parafermion chains and string-net models,
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Michailidis AA,Žnidarič M, Medvedyeva M, Abanin DA, Prosen T, Papić Z Slow Dynamics in Translation-Invariant Quantum Lattice Models,
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Barkeshli M, Nayak C, Papic Z, Young A, Zaletel M Fractionalized exciton Fermi surfaces and condensates in two-component quantized Hall states,
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