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   Maxim Olshanii, Associate Professor

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   Theoretical Atomic Physics (Quantum Gases)
The key theme of Maxim Olshanii's research is the correlation properties of short-range-interacting quantum gases. The fundamental issues the project addresses are self-consistency of the Effective Field Theories (can we describe a quantum gas using few-body low-energy observables only?) and Confinement Induced Resonances. From the practical point of view the project aims to devise interatomic-interaction-related limits of the sensitivity of de-Broglie navigation sensors. This endeavor is supported by a half-million grant from the Office of Naval Research. several example of string theories that are dual to each other.

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  Educational Background
M.S. Physics, Institute of Engineering Physics, Moscow, 1986; Ph.D. Physics, Institute of Spectroscopy, Moscow, 1992

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Department of Physics & Astronomy
Office: SSC 220
Tel: (213) 740-6248
Fax: (213) 740-6653
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