Institute for Theoretical Condensed Matter physics (TKM)

Field theories of transport phenomena far from equilibrium



Plan of the lecture course (tentative)

  1. Introduction

  2. Classical stochastic systems, Langevin and Fokker-Planck equations, Martin-Siggia-Rose formalism, phase transitions and critical dynamics

  3. Quantum transport far from equilibrium, Keldysh formalism, quantum kinetic equation, full counting statistics

  4. Disordered fermions: Keldysh non-linear sigma-model and its applications

  5. Nonequilibrium Fermi-edge singularity, nonequilibrium phenomena in interacting 1D systems