Nicholas E. Bonesteel
Department of Physics
Phone: (850) 644-2516 (Keen) ; (850) 644-7805 (Magnet Lab)
Fax: (850) 644-5038
Room: Keen 410 (Physics Dept); A313 (Magnet Lab)
Professor, Florida State University
2000-2006, Associate Professor, Florida State University
1994-2000, Assistant Professor, Florida State University
1992-1994, Postdoctoral Research Associate, NHMFL - Florida State University
1990-1992, Postdoctoral Research Associate, ETH-Zürich
& Spring 1995-1998: Quantum Theory of Matter A & B
(PHY4604 & PHY4605)
Fall 1998, 1999, 2000: General Physics B (PHY2049C)
Fall 2001, 2002: General Physics A (PHY2048C)
Spring 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009: Condensed Matter Physics II (PHZ5942)
Spring 2003, 2004, 2007: Quantum Many-Body Physics (PHY5690)
Spring 2005: Intermediate Mechanics (PHY3221)
Fall 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006: Theoretical Dynamics (PHY5246)
Fall 2007, 2008: Condensed Matter Physics I (PHZ5491)
Spring 2008, 2009, 2010: Statistical Mechanics (PHY5524)
Fall 2010, Spring 2011: Intermediate Modern Physics (PHY3101)
Fall 2011, Fall 2012: Quantum Theory of Matter A (PHY4604)
Spring 2012, Spring 2013: Quantum Theory of Matter B (PHY4605)
Theory of Matter A (PHY4604)
Vilen Melik-Alaverdian, Ph.D., Graduated Fall 1998
Thesis: "Theory of Excitations in the Quantum Hall Effect"
Kerwin C. Foster, Ph.D., Graduated Summer 2002
Thesis: "Conductivity Predictions for the 5/2
Thesis: "Symmetry and Control in Spin-Based Quantum Computing"
Layla Hormozi, Ph.D., Graduated Fall 2007
Thesis: "Topological Quantum Compiling"
Georgios Zikos, Ph.D., Graduated Summer 2009
Thesis: "Braiding and Berry's Phase in Non-Abelian Quantum Hall States"
Huan Tran, Ph.D., Graduated Summer 2010
Thesis: "Entanglement and Bond Fluctuations in Random Singlet Phases"
Some Older Papers
Simulating Anyons on a Quantum Computer
Physics Dept., Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Nov. 6, 2012
Lectures on Topological Quantum Computing
10th Canadian Summer School on Quantum Information
UBC, Vancouver, CA, July 27-28, 2010.
Bond Fluctuations in Random Singlet Phases
Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany, June 16, 2010 (talk given at the workshop Quantum Information Concepts for Condensed Matter Problems).
Some Older Talks
Finding Braids for Non-Abelian Particles
Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics, UC Los Angeles, Feb. 27, 2007 (talk given at the conference Topological Quantum Computing).
Braid Topologies for Quantum Computation
KITP, UC Santa Barbara, March 22, 2006.
Topological Quantum Compiling
KITP, UC Santa Barbara, May 17, 2006 (talk given at the conference Topological Phases and Quantum Computation).