Quantum many-body dynamics in two dimensions with artificial neural networks
Time: 15:00 PM (Taipei time) 08:00 (CET)
Venue: Online Zoom [Registration] is required
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Markus Heyl (University of Augsburg)
Title: Quantum many-body dynamics in two dimensions with artificial neural networks.
Abstract: In the last two decades the field of nonequilibrium quantum many-body physics has seen a rapid development driven, in particular, by the remarkable progress in quantum simulators, which today provide access to dynamics in quantum matter with an unprecedented control. However, the efficient numerical simulation of nonequilibrium real-time evolution in isolated quantum matter still remains a key challenge for current computational methods especially beyond one spatial dimension. In this talk I will present a versatile and efficient machine learning inspired approach. I will first introduce the general idea of encoding quantum many-body wave functions into artificial neural networks. I will then identify and resolve key challenges for the simulation of real-time evolution, which previously imposed significant limitations on the accurate description of large systems and long-time dynamics. As a concrete example, I will consider the dynamics of the paradigmatic two-dimensional transverse field Ising model, where we demonstrate that the reached time scales are comparable to or exceed the capabilities of state-of-the-art tensor network methods.
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