doc. dr. Rok Žitko
Senior research associate at the "Jožef Stefan" Institute
Office: M102
F1 - Department of Theoretical Physics
"Jožef Stefan" Institute
Jamova 39 SI-1001 Ljubljana, Slovenija
Tel.: +386-1 477 3571
Fax.: +386-1 2519 385
rok.zitko@ijs.si
ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0525-4056

Research interests: strongly correlated electron systems, magnetism and superconductivity, transport properties, magnetic adsorbates on surfaces and scanning tunneling microscopy/spectroscopy, renormalization group techniques, Kondo effect and quantum impurity physics, cold atoms in optical lattices, computational physics.

Most recent publications:
A high-temperature quantum spin liquid with polaron spins
Martin Klanjšek, Andrej Zorko, Rok Žitko, Jernej Mravlje, Zvonko Jagličić, Pabitra Kumar Biswas, Peter Prelovšek, Dragan Mihailovic, Denis Arčon
Nat. Phys. (2017)

Spin-orbit coupling in three-orbital Kanamori impurity model and its relevance for transition-metal oxides
Alen Horvat, Rok Žitko, and Jernej Mravlje
Phys. Rev. B 96, 085122 (2017) (PDF)

Strange metal from Gutzwiller correlations in infinite dimensions
Wenxin Ding, Rok Žitko, Peizhi Mai, Edward Perepelitsky, and B. Sriram Shastry
Phys. Rev. B 96, 054114 (2017) (PDF)

Textbook published: Kvantne in računalniške tehnologije, DMFA, Ljubljana (2017)