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"# Literature\n",
"\n",
"We are mostly going to focus on the overall structure of the field and study the most basic and general phenomena. We will also skip detailed derivations or some details.\n",
"\n",
"For a more formal and complete source of information on topological insulators and superconductors we recommend you to look into the reviews below. (Of course we think they will be much easier to follor after you finish the course).\n",
"\n",
"\n",
"## Topological insulator reviews\n",
"\n",
"* **The Quantum Spin Hall Effect: Theory and Experiment** ([arXiv:0801.0901](https://arxiv.org/abs/0801.0901))\n",
" Markus Koenig, Hartmut Buhmann, Laurens W. Molenkamp, Taylor L. Hughes, Chao-Xing Liu, Xiao-Liang Qi, Shou-Cheng Zhang\n",
"* **Topological Insulators** ([arXiv:1002.3895](https://arxiv.org/abs/1002.3895))\n",
" M. Z. Hasan, C. L. Kane\n",
"* **Topological insulators and superconductors** ([arXiv:1008.2026](https://arxiv.org/abs/1008.2026))\n",
" Xiao-Liang Qi, Shou-Cheng Zhang\n",
"\n",
"## Majorana fermion reviews\n",
"\n",
"* **Search for Majorana fermions in superconductors** ([arXiv:1112.1950](https://arxiv.org/abs/1112.1950))\n",
" C. W. J. Beenakker\n",
"* **New directions in the pursuit of Majorana fermions in solid state systems** ([arXiv:1202.1293](https://arxiv.org/abs/1202.1293))\n",
" Jason Alicea\n",
"* **Introduction to topological superconductivity and Majorana fermions** ([arXiv:1206.1736](https://arxiv.org/abs/1206.1736))\n",
" Martin Leijnse, Karsten Flensberg\n",
"* **Random-matrix theory of Majorana fermions and topological superconductors** ([arXiv:1407.2131](https://arxiv.org/abs/1407.2131))\n",
" C. W. J. Beenakker\n",
"\n",
"## Advanced topics: Fractional particles and topological quantum computation\n",
"\n",
"* **Non-Abelian Anyons and Topological Quantum Computation** ([arXiv:0707.1889](https://arxiv.org/abs/0707.1889))\n",
" Chetan Nayak, Steven H. Simon, Ady Stern, Michael Freedman, Sankar Das Sarma\n",
"* **Anyons and the quantum Hall effect - a pedagogical review** ([arXiv:0711.4697](https://arxiv.org/abs/0711.4697))\n",
" Ady Stern\n",
"* **Majorana Qubits** ([arXiv:1404.0897](https://arxiv.org/abs/1404.0897))\n",
" Fabian Hassler\n",
"\n",
"## Extra topics\n",
"\n",
"* **Floquet topological insulators** ([arXiv:1211.5623](https://arxiv.org/abs/1211.5623))\n",
" Jérôme Cayssol, Balázs Dóra, Ferenc Simon, Roderich Moessner\n",
"* **Topological Crystalline Insulators and Topological Superconductors: From Concepts to Materials** ([arXiv:1501.00531](https://arxiv.org/abs/1501.00531))\n",
" Yoichi Ando, Liang Fu"
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