Online CREST Tutorial Workshop

Theoretical studies of topological phases of matter

February 5-7, 2024


Yasuyuki Kawahigashi   

Masatoshi Sato   

Akira Furusaki   

This online workshop is supported by the grants "Theoretical studies of topological phases of matter" of Japan Science and Technology Agency (JPMJCR19T2, Y. Kawahigashi). The lectures on Zoom are intended for young students and researchers in physics and mathematics. The Zoom link will be sent to those who have registered at the bottom of this page.

Speakers and titles

Paul Fendley (University of Oxford)
Beyond Bethe's ansatz

Tokiro Numasawa (the University of Tokyo)
Symmetry and quantum chaos in the dissipative SYK model (slides)

Nikita Sopenko (IAS)
Chiral topological order on the lattice

Guo Chuan Thiang (Peking University, BICMR)
Macroscopic index theory and geometric quantum Hall effect (slides)

Atsushi Ueda (the University of Tokyo)
Tensor networks and RG

Schedule (in the Japan Standard Time)

Monday, February 5 Tuesday, February 6 Wednesday, February 7
9:30-10:30 Ueda -- Ueda
11:00-12:00 Sopenko Sopenko Sopenko
14:00-15:00 Thiang Thiang Thiang
15:30-16:30 Numasawa Numasawa Numasawa
17:00-18:00 Fendley Fendley Fendley


If you have any inquiry, please send one to Yasuyuki Kawahigashi (

The home page of Kawahigashi.