
Fabio Franchini
Permanent
Researcher/Associate Professor


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Division of Theoretical Physics Condensed Matter & Statistical Physics Group External Consultant for the SISSA Statistical Physics Group Address: Bijenička
cesta 54, 10000
Zagreb, Croatia
fabio at irb.hr 
Projects ·
“Novel
Characterizations of Classical and Quantum ManyBody Systems” P.I.: Fabio Franchini Funds: HrZZ (IP2016063347, DOK2018017464) ·
“Frustrated
Complex Systems” P.I.: Salvatore Marco Giampaolo Funds: HrZZ (IP2019043321) P.I.: Hrvoje Buljan Funds: EU (KK.01.1.1.01.0004) ·
“Molecular Quantum
Simulations” P.I.: Guido Pupillo P.I. for Hr node: Fabio Franchini Funds: Marie Curie ITN 
Research Interests Disordered Systems: ·
Anderson
Metal/Insulator Transition; ·
Matrix Models; ·
Hofstadter
6 AubryHarper Models Spin Chains: ·
Entanglement; ·
Local &
Nonlocal Correlation Functions; ·
Integrability Cold Atom Systems: ·
Nonequilibrium
dynamics; ·
Universality; ·
Quantum
Quenches Strongly Correlated Systems: ·
Conformal
Field Theory & Bosonization; ·
Bethe
Ansatz Methods; ·
Quantum
Computation Nonlinear Systems: ·
SpinCharge
Interaction; ·
Semiclassical
Hydrodynamics; ·
Integrable
Differential Equations; ·
Shock Waves
& Solitons Quantum Field Theory: ·
Quantum
Phase Transitions; ·
Topology; ·
String
Theory; ·
QFT in
Curved SpaceTime ·
Hawking
Radiation 
Recent Updates ·
Frustrated Boundary Conditions
influence local order: Even weak
topological frustration can destroy local order and replace the spontaneous
magnetization of spin1/2 chains with different types of order, separated by
boundaryless wetting transitions.. ·
Novel Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking
mechanism in Invariant Matrix Models: A gap in
the eigenvalue distribution induces a localization of the eigenvectors. The
full U(N) symmetry is spontaneously broken into a smaller one and ergodicity
is lost. ·
Global Quantum Quench on a Localized
Excitations: The short
time dynamics of a soliton after a quantum quench is universal: a reflected
and transmitted profiles are generated, whose size and velocity depend only
on the ration between the sound velocity before and after the quench ·
“Local
Convertibility and edge states in quantum many body systems” published in
Physical Review X: Lack of local
convertibility can be understood in terms of edge state recombination and
their entanglement properties, providing a characterization for Universal
Quantum Simulators 

Last Update: July
2020 