Debanjan Chowdhury

Assistant Professor
Physics, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

514A Clark Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 254-3318

Debanjan Chowdhury

Assistant Professor
Physics, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise

Theory of strongly interacting electrons; high-temperature superconductivity and quantum magnetism; quantum phase transitions

Current Research Interest

Microscopic theories for transport and the origin of high-temperature superconductivity in unconventional (“strange”) metals; new routes for fractionalizing the electron in moiré materials; many-body quantum chaos and information scrambling in interacting systems without quasiparticles

Selected Publications

Lewandowski, Cyprian, Stevan Nadj-Perge, and Debanjan Chowdhury. “Does Filling-Dependent Band Renormalization Aid Pairing in Twisted Bilayer Graphene?npj Quantum Materials 6 (2021): Article no. 82.

Cao, Yuan, Debanjan Chowdhury, Daniel Rodan-Legrain, Oriol Rubies-Bigorda, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, T. Senthil, and Pablo Jarillo-Herrero. “Strange Metal in Magic-Angle Graphene with Near Planckian Dissipation.” Physical Review Letters 124, no. 7 (2020).

Cornell Research Website Article

Electrons in a Strange Metal World