**Condensed Matter Physics With Light And Atoms**

by Antoine Georges

**Publisher**: arXiv 2007**Number of pages**: 64

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Various topics at the interface between condensed matter physics and the physics of ultra-cold fermionic atoms in optical lattices are discussed. Lectures given at the Enrico Fermi Summer School on 'Ultracold Fermi Gases' in 2006.

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