Rahul Roy


I am a condensed matter theorist. I am interested in strongly correlated systems and often use topological ideas to analyze them. Current interests include: Fractional quantum Hall effect (FQHE); driven quantum systems; symmetry protected topological phases (SPTs); many-body localization.



Scientific Career

Since 01/12:           Assistant Professor, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) 

08/09 – 12/11:       Post-doctoral fellow, Oxford University 

08/07 – 07/09:      Post-doctoral fellow, McMaster University 


2007:                        Ph.D. Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 

Awards & Grants 

2015:                        Faculty Career Development Award

2015:                        NSF Career Award

2013:                        Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship 

2010:                        William L. McMillan Award