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(20171129)Topologically nontrivial systems are electronic materials that have protected conducting states on their edge or surface. These widely studied materials are of great interest due to their exotic physical properties and ...
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(20140530)This thesis discusses the design and initial construction of a liquid xenon test apparatus for the Enriched Xenon Observatory (EXO) experiment. The EXO collaboration aims to explore neutrinoless double beta decay using ...
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(20181030)This dissertation presents a measurement of forwardforward and forwardcentral dijet azimuthal angular correlations and conditional yields in protonproton ($pp$) and protonlead ($p$+Pb) collisions as a probe for ...
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(20170814)Macroscopic quantum tunneling is a process by which a macroscopic object, rather than a single electron, tunnels between two macroscopically distinct quantum states. In this dissertation, we will present the study of ...
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(20170918)The superconducting state of matter enables one to observe quantum effects on the macroscopic scale and hosts many fascinating phenomena. Topological defects of the superconducting order parameter, such as vortices and ...
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(20150416)This dissertation presents a measurement of differential cross sections as a function of mass, transverse momentum and rapidity of the top quark pairs using $\sqrt{s} = 7 \TeV$ protonproton collision data collected by the ...
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(20160525)Neutrino oscillation with three active neutrinos has been well established by experiments. However, θ_13 was the least known mixing angle before the Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment. The Daya Bay experiment uses relative ...
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(20150121)Quantum computation is a fascinating field that combines novel physics with improvements in computation times and has been rapidly growing in the past few years. Using superconductors to form the qubits has the potential ...
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(20151204)Part I: Entanglement Entropy of 2d QuasiTopological Quantum Field Theory We compute the entanglement entropy of twodimensional quasitopological quantum field the ories (QTFTs). These are theories in which the correlation ...
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(20190521)The transverse momentum structure of the nucleon generalizes the 1dimensional parton distribution functions (PDFs) to a 3dimensional description. The extended distributions are called transverse momentum dependent (TMD) ...
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(20130524)The results of xray scattering experiments on orbitally ordered KCuF3 and periodic arrays of stripelike ferroelectric domains in epitaxial thin films of multiferroic BiFeO3 are presented in this dissertation. Both resonant ...
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