## Fall 2017 and Winter 2018, Student Research Seminar in Mathematical Physics

**Instructors**: Laurent Bruneau, Vojkan Jaksic

** Time and Place**: BURN 920, Mondays and Fridays, 17:30-19:00.

The weekly schedule will vary, please consult the instructors for details.

** Summer reserach: **
Several research projects and summer research scholarships will be available
to undergraduate students attending the seminar.

The selection is at the instructor's discretion.

** Topics to be covered:**

Finite dimensional quantum mechanics and quantum statistical mechanics.

Mathematical theory of quantum instruments and repeated quantum measurements.

**Lecture notes: **
Quantum Statistical Mechanics
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Notes were taken by Ilya Feige and Dana Mendelson.

They are releveant for the first part of the seminar.

Quantum Fluctuations in Quantum Statistical Mechanics. An Introduction.
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