Journal of High Energy Physics

, 2017:204 | Cite as

Small Fermi surfaces and strong correlation effects in Dirac materials with holography

  • Yunseok Seo
  • Geunho Song
  • Chanyong Park
  • Sang-Jin SinEmail author
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Regular Article - Theoretical Physics


Recent discovery of transport anomaly in graphene demonstrated that a system known to be weakly interacting may become strongly correlated if system parameter (s) can be tuned such that fermi surface is sufficiently small. We study the strong correlation effects in the transport coefficients of Dirac materials doped with magnetic impurity under the magnetic field using holographic method. The experimental data of magneto-conductivity are well fit by our theory, however, not much data are available for other transports of Dirac material in such regime. Therefore, our results on heat transport, thermo-electric power and Nernst coefficients are left as predictions of holographic theory for generic Dirac materials in the vicinity of charge neutral point with possible surface gap. We give detailed look over each magneto-transport observable and 3Dplots to guide future experiments.


Holography and condensed matter physics (AdS/CMT) Black Holes in String Theory 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yunseok Seo
    • 1
    • 2
  • Geunho Song
    • 1
  • Chanyong Park
    • 3
    • 4
  • Sang-Jin Sin
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsHanyang UniversitySeoulKorea
  2. 2.Research Institute for Natural ScienceHanyang UniversitySeoulKorea
  3. 3.Asia Pacific Center of Theoretical PhysicsPohangKorea
  4. 4.Department of PhysicsPostechPohangKorea

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