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Theoretical and Computational Condensed Matter Physics
Quantum, classical and nonequilibrium phase transitions, critical behavior, magnetism and superconductivity in correlated quantum materials, transport in disordered media, quantum field theory, renormalization group, Monte-Carlo simulations.
- 1994: PhD in Physics: Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany
- 1992: MS (Diploma) in Physics: University of Dresden, Germany
- 2015: Fellow of the American Physical Society
- 2005: Cottrell Scholar Award, Research Corporation
- 2004: CAREER Award, National Science Foundation
- 2000: Heisenberg Fellowship, German Research Foundation
- T. Vojta and J. A. Hoyos, “Criticality and quenched disorder: rare regions vs. Harris criterion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 075702 (2014).
- H. Barghathi and T. Vojta, “How random is topological disorder? Phase transitions on random lattices,“ Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 120602 (2014).
- Jose A Hoyos and Thomas Vojta, “Theory of smeared quantum phase transitions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 240601 (2008).
- Thomas Vojta and Joerg Schmalian, "Percolation Quantum Phase Transitions in Diluted Magnets," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 237206 (2005).
- Thomas Vojta, “Disorder-Induced Rounding of Certain Quantum Phase Transitions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 107202 (2003).
Statistical Mechanics (Phys 6311)