Mehdi Kargarian
E-Mail: kargarian@physics.sharif.edu |

- BSc in Physics,
**University of Tehran**, Tehran, Iran, July 2004. - MSc in Physics,
**Sharif University of Technology**, May 2006. Supervisor: Prof. A. Z. Moshfegh

- ph.D in Physics,
**Sharif University of Technology**, Sept. 2009. Supervisor: Prof. A. Langari

- Postdoctoral Fellow,
**The University of Texas at Austin**, Texas, US, Jan 2010-Aug 2013, Research Group of Prof. Gregory A. Fiete

- Postdoctoral Fellow,
**The Ohio State University**, Columbus, OH, US, Sept 2013-Aug 2015 - Postdoctoral Associate,
**University of Maryland**,**Joint Quantum Institute**and**Condensed Matter Theory Center**, College Park, MD, US, Sept 2015-Aug 2017 - Assistant Professor,
**Sharif University of Technology**, Tehran, Iran, Sept 2017

- Topological phases of matters
- Correlated and emergent materials
- Topological Superconductors
- Spin Liquids
- Physics of Transition Metal Oxides
- Entanglement and quantum criticality

**Doctoral thesis**:*Entanglement, quantum phase transition and topological order (2009)*

**MSc thesis**:*Thermal stability of NiSi layers (2006)*

Science Advances

Amperean Pairing at the Surface of Topological Insulators

Phys. Rev. Lett.

Are the double Fermi arcs of Dirac semimetals topologically protected?

PNAS

Theory of Kerr and Faraday rotations and linear dichroism in Topological Weyl Semimetals

Scientific Reports

Phys. Rev. B

Heterointerface engineered electronic and magnetic phases of NdNiO3 thin films

Nature Communication (2013)

Photonic Topological Insulators

Nature Materials

Phys. Rev. Lett

Phys. Rev. B

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Phys. Lett. A

Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures

Phys. Rev. B

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Topological Color Codes and Two-Body Quantum Lattice Hamiltonians

New J. Phys.

Phys. Rev. B

Phys. Rev. A

Fortsch.Phys.

Phys. Rev. A.

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Phys. Rev. A.

Microelectron. Eng.