Assistant Professor (2019-)

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Contact by e-mail: andrew.j.lucas [at] colorado [dot] edu

Office: Duane Physics F629

postdoctoral fellow (2020-2024), joint with R. Nandkishore

postdoctoral fellow (2024-), joint with R. Nandkishore

- TBA

postdoctoral fellow (2021-), joint with R. Nandkishore

- Hidden long-lived modes in fracton fluids
- Fracton magnetohydrodynamics
- Ergodicity breaking robust to arbitrary perturbations *
- General theory for dissipative state preparation

postdoctoral fellow (2023-)

- Effective field theory and ersatz Fermi liquids

postdoctoral fellow (2024-), joint with A. M. Rey

- TBA

postdoctoral fellow (2024-)

- TBA

graduate student (2021-)

graduate student (2020-)

- Hydrodynamics with dipole and momentum conservation
- Fracton hydrodynamics without time-reversal symmetry
- General theory for dissipative state preparation

graduate student (2019-2024)

on to: postdoctoral fellow, University of Maryland and NIST

- Multiple notions of locality in systems with power-law interactions
- Quantum error correction in a transverse field Ising model
- Long-range-enhanced surface codes
- Quantum teleportation implies SPT *
- Quantum memory at non-zero temperature in a thermodynamically trivial system

graduate student (2020-), KITP Grad Fellow (2024)

- Electron-phonon hydrodynamics
- Imaging quantum critical dynamics
- Hydrodynamic effective field theory with discrete rotational symmetry
- Spontaneous dipole symmetry breaking in fracton fluids with momentum conservation
- Chern-Simons theory for dipole symmetry *
- Strongly coupled disordered fixed points in holography
- Effective theory for nonequilibrium matter

graduate student (2020-2024), NDSEG fellow, joint with M. Hermele

on to: postdoctoral fellow, University of Chicago

graduate student (2020-)

- Operator growth in semiclassical spin models
- Proof of locality in the Bose-Hubbard model
- Speed limits on quantum error correction and quantum dynamics with measurements
- Prethermalization in all (weakly perturbed) gapped systems
- CCNR in CFTs *
- Heisenberg-limited metrology with perturbations
- Frobenius light cone and the shift unitary
- Theory of metastability in quantum many-body systems

undergraduate student (2022-)

- Electron hydrodynamics with x-momentum conservation

REU undergraduate student (Brown 2023)

- Spin convection without long-range order

undergraduate student (Stanford 2017-2019)

on to: graduate student, California Institute of Technology

postdoctoral fellow (2019), joint with R. Nandkishore

on to: tenure-track faculty, Boston College

graduate student (Stanford 2017-2022), joint with S. Kivelson

on to: teacher, Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics

graduate student (2019-2023)

on to: industry

postdoctoral fellow (2020-2021), joint with R. Nandkishore, L. Radzihovsky

on to: industry

undergraduate student (2021-2023)

on to: industry

- Numerical simulations of fracton fluids