Geometry and topology in electronic structure theory - lecture 3

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Outline

  • Modern theory of polarization.
  • Historical developments.
  • Polarization as a Berry phase.
  • The single-point Berry phase.
  • Quantization of charge transport in electrolytes.
  • Anomalous Hall conductivity, linear and nonlinear.

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Acknowledgement
This work was supportted by the OP VVV project (No. CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/18_053/0016627) by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports.