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## Dr Zlatko Papic

Theoretical Physics Group

### Contact details

Room: 9.73

Tel: +44 (0)113 3433882

Email: Z.Papic @ leeds.ac.uk

### Keywords

Condensed matter

Entanglement, topological order and nonequilibrium dynamics

Numerical simulations of quantum many-body systems

## Research interests

I am a condensed matter theorist working on topological phases, graphene, fractional quantum Hall effect, quantum information concepts such as entanglement and matrix-product states/tensor networks used to describe condensed matter systems, nonequilibrium quantum dynamics of interacting disordered systems, etc.

## Publications

**Hickey C, Cincio L, Papić Z, Paramekanti A** Emergence of Chiral Spin Liquids via Quantum Melting of Non-Coplanar
Magnetic Orders *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **96** -, 2017

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.96.115115

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**Abanin DA, Papić Z** Recent progress in many-body localization *Annalen der Physik* **529** -, 2017

DOI:10.1002/andp.201700169

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**Yang B, Hu Z-X, Lee CH, Papić Z** Publisher’s Note: Generalized Pseudopotentials for the Anisotropic Fractional Quantum Hall Effect [Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 146403 (2017)] *Physical Review Letters* **118** -, 2017

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.169903

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**Yang B, Hu Z-X, Lee CH, Papic Z** Generalized Pseudopotentials for the Anisotropic Fractional Quantum Hall Effect *Physical Review Letters* **118** -, 2017

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.146403

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**Turner CJ, Meichanetzidis K, Papić Z, Pachos JK** Optimal free descriptions of many-body theories *Nature Communications* **8** 14926-14926, 2017

DOI:10.1038/ncomms14926

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**O'Brien TE, Abanin DA, Vidal G, Papic Z** Explicit construction of local conserved operators in disordered many-body systems *Physical Review B* **94** -, 2016

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.94.144208

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**Serbyn M, Michailidis AA, Abanin DA, Papic Z** Power-law entanglement spectrum in many-body localized phases *Physical Review Letters* **117** -, 2016

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.160601

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**Hickey C, Cincio L, Papić Z, Paramekanti A** Erratum: Haldane-Hubbard Mott insulator: From Tetrahedral Spin Crystal to Chiral Spin Liquid (Physical Review Letters (2016) 116 (137202)) *Physical Review Letters* **116** -, 2016

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.189901

**Knoester ME, Papic Z, Morais Smith C** Electron-solid and electron-liquid phases in graphene *Physical Review B* **93** -, 2016

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.93.155141

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**Hickey C, Cincio L, Papić Z, Paramekanti A** Haldane-Hubbard Mott Insulator: From Tetrahedral Spin Crystal to Chiral Spin Liquid *Physical Review Letters* **116** -, 2016

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.137202

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**Johri S, Papic Z, Schmitteckert P, Bhatt RN, Haldane FDM** Probing the geometry of the Laughlin state *New Journal of Physics* **18** -, 2016

DOI:10.1088/1367-2630/18/2/025011

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**Serbyn M, Papic Z, Abanin DA** Criterion for many-body localization-delocalization phase transition *Physical Review X* **5** -, 2015

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevX.5.041047

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**Milovanovic MV, Dobardzic E, Papic Z** Meron deconfinement in the quantum Hall bilayer at intermediate distances *Physical Review B* **92** -, 2015

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.92.195311

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**Papic Z, Stoudenmire EM, Abanin DA** Many-body localization in disorder-free systems: The importance of finite-size constraints *Annals of Physics* **362** 714-725, 2015

DOI:10.1016/j.aop.2015.08.024

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**Geraedts S, Zaletel MP, Papic Z, Mong RSK** Competing Abelian and non-Abelian topological orders inν=1/3+1/3 quantum Hall bilayers *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **91** -, 2015

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.91.205139

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**Mong RSK, Zaletel MP, Pollmann F, Papić Z** Fibonacci anyons and charge density order in the 12/5 and 13/5 plateaus *Arxiv* -, 2015

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**Ponte P, Papic Z, Huveneers F, Abanin DA** Many-body localization in periodically driven systems *Physical Review Letters* **114** -, 2015

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.140401

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**Ponte P, Chandran A, Papić Z, Abanin DA** Periodically driven ergodic and many-body localized quantum systems *Annals of Physics* **353** 196-204, 2015

DOI:10.1016/j.aop.2014.11.008

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**Lee CH, Papić Z, Thomale R** Geometric construction of quantum Hall clustering hamiltonians *Physical Review X* **5** -, 2015

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevX.5.041003

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**Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA** Quantum quenches in the many-body localized phase *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **90** -, 2014

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.174302

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**Serbyn M, Knap M, Gopalakrishnan S, Papić Z, Yao NY, Laumann CR, Abanin DA, Lukin MD, Demler EA** Interferometric probes of many-body localization *Physical Review Letters* **113** -, 2014

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.147204

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**Papić Z** Solvable models for unitary and nonunitary topological phases *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **90** -, 2014

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.075304

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**Repellin C, Neupert T, Papić Z, Regnault N** Single-mode approximation for fractional Chern insulators and the fractional quantum Hall effect on the torus *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **90** -, 2014

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.045114

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**Maher P, Wang L, Gao Y, Forsythe C, Taniguchi T, Watanabe K, Abanin D, Papi Z, Cadden-Zimansky P, Hone J, Kim P, Dean CR** Tunable fractional quantum Hall phases in bilayer graphene *Science* **345** 61-64, 2014

DOI:10.1126/science.1252875

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**Johri S, Papić Z, Bhatt RN, Schmitteckert P** Quasiholes of 1/3 and 7/3 quantum Hall states: size estimates via exact
diagonalization and density-matrix renormalization group *Physical Review B* **89** -, 2014

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.89.115124

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**Papić Z, Abanin DA** Topological phases in the zeroth landau level of bilayer graphene *Physical Review Letters* **112** -, 2014

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.046602

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**Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA** Local conservation laws and the structure of the many-body localized states *Physical Review Letters* **111** -, 2013

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.127201

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**Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA** Universal slow growth of entanglement in interacting strongly disordered systems *Physical Review Letters* **110** -, 2013

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.260601

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**Papić Z** Fractional quantum Hall effect in a tilted magnetic field *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **87** -, 2013

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.245315

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**Estienne B, Papić Z, Regnault N, Bernevig BA** Matrix product states for trial quantum Hall states *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **87** -, 2013

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.161112

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**Papić Z, Haldane FDM, Rezayi EH** Quantum phase transitions and theν=5/2 fractional hall state in wide quantum wells *Physical Review Letters* **109** -, 2012

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.266806

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**Papić Z, Abanin DA, Barias Y, Bhatt RN** Numerical studies of the fractional quantum hall effect in systems with tunable interactions *Journal of Physics: Conference Series* **402** -, 2012

DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/402/1/012020

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**Papić Z, Milovanović MV** Disordering of the correlated state of the quantum hall bilayer at filling factorν = 1 *Modern Physics Letters B* **26** -, 2012

DOI:10.1142/S0217984912501345

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**Yang B, Hu ZX, Papić Z, Haldane FDM** Model wave functions for the collective modes and the magnetoroton theory of the fractional quantum hall effect *Physical Review Letters* **108** -, 2012

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.256807

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**Hu ZX, Papić Z, Johri S, Bhatt RN, Schmitteckert P** Comparison of the density-matrix renormalization group method applied to fractional quantum Hall systems in different geometries *Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics* **376** 2157-2161, 2012

DOI:10.1016/j.physleta.2012.05.031

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**Yang B, Papić Z, Rezayi EH, Bhatt RN, Haldane FDM** Band mass anisotropy and the intrinsic metric of fractional quantum Hall systems *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **85** -, 2012

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.85.165318

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**Abanin DA, Papić Z, Barlas Y, Bhatt RN** Stability of the k = 3 Read-Rezayi state in chiral two-dimensional systems with tunable interactions *New Journal of Physics* **14** -, 2012

DOI:10.1088/1367-2630/14/2/025009

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**Papić Z, Abanin DA, Barlas Y, Bhatt RN** Tunable interactions and phase transitions in Dirac materials in a magnetic field *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **84** -, 2011

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.84.241306

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**Papić Z, Thomale R, Abanin DA** Tunable electron interactions and fractional quantum Hall states in graphene *Physical Review Letters* **107** -, 2011

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.176602

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**Papić Z, Bernevig BA, Regnault N** Topological entanglement in Abelian and non-Abelian excitation eigenstates *Physical Review Letters* **106** -, 2011

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.106.056801

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**Milovanović MV, Papić Z** P -Wave pairing in quantum Hall Bilayers *Advances in Condensed Matter Physics* **2011** -, 2011

DOI:10.1155/2011/614173

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**Peterson MR, Papić Z, Das Sarma S** Fractional quantum Hall effects in bilayers in the presence of interlayer tunneling and charge imbalance *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **82** -, 2010

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.235312

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**Papić Z, Goerbig MO, Regnault N** Atypical fractional quantum hall effect in graphene at filling factor 1/3 *Physical Review Letters* **105** -, 2010

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.176802

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**Papić Z, Goerbig MO, Regnault N, Milovanović MV** Tunneling-driven breakdown of the 331 state and the emergent Pfaffian and composite Fermi liquid phases *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **82** -, 2010

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.075302

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**Milovanović MV, Papić Z** Transition from two-component 332 Halperin state to one-component Jain state at filling factor 2/5 *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **82** -, 2010

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.035316

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**Papić Z, Regnault N, Das Sarma S** Interaction-tuned compressible-to-incompressible phase transitions in quantum Hall systems *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **80** -, 2009

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.80.201303

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**Papić Z, Goerbig MO, Regnault N** Theoretical expectations for a fractional quantum Hall effect in graphene *Solid State Communications* **149** 1056-1060, 2009

DOI:10.1016/j.ssc.2009.02.050

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**Papić Z, Möller G, Milovanović MV, Regnault N, Goerbig MO** Fractional quantum Hall state atν= 1 4 in a wide quantum well *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **79** -, 2009

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.79.245325

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**Milovanović MV, Papić Z** Nonperturbative approach to the quantum Hall bilayer *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **79** -, 2009

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.79.115319

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**Papić Z, Milovanović MV** Quantum disordering of the 111 state and the compressible-incompressible transition in quantum Hall bilayer systems *Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics* **75** -, 2007

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.75.195304

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**Serbyn M, Papić Z, Abanin DA** Thouless energy and multifractality across the many-body localization
transition *Phys. Rev. B* **96** 104201-,

DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.96.104201

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**Barkeshli M, Nayak C, Papic Z, Young A, Zaletel M** Fractionalized exciton Fermi surfaces and condensates in two-component
quantized Hall states,

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**Meichanetzidis K, Turner CJ, Farjami A, Papić Z, Pachos JK** Free-fermion descriptions of parafermion chains and string-net models,

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**Michailidis AA,Žnidarič M, Medvedyeva M, Abanin DA, Prosen T, Papić Z** Slow Dynamics in Translation-Invariant Quantum Lattice Models,

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