Catherine Kallin

Professor, Physics & Astronomy

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Brief Biography


My research is in the area of strongly correlated electron systems, including high temperature superconductors, frustrated antiferromagnets, and quantum Hall systems.

  • Theory of Quantum Materials

    Teaching Schedule for 2011/12

    Professional Affiliations and Activities

  • September/October 2000 issue of Physics in Canada on High Temperature Superconductivity
  • April/June 2011 issue of Physics in Canada on Superconductivity
  • Co-organizer of KITP Program on SrRuO and Chiral p-wave Superconductivity held December 2007. All the talks during this program are available (with audio) online.

  • Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research program in Quantum Materials, directed by Louis Taillefer, brings together many researchers working toward an understanding of high temperature superconductivity and other problems in correlated electrons.
  • Aspen Center for Physics
  • American Physical Society
  • Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics
  • Gordon Research Conferences
  • Board member for the Boulder School for Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. If you are a senior graduate student or postdoctoral fellow in condensed matter physics, you should check out this school.
  • International Solvay Institute "Quantum Theory of Condensed Matter" Conference, October 2008.
  • Affiliate of Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.

    Other Links

  • Women at the Frontier of Excellence -- a symposium at UBC to honour Dr. Michael Smith.
  • MIT hosts meeting on equity issues.
  • The Poster Project by Pamela Davis Kivelson.
  • Gerald Zeldin