Department of Physics and Astronomy


(photo of Dr. Mohamed Azzouz) Dr. Mohamed Azzouz
Full Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy,
Laurentian University,
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, P3E 2C6
Phone: +1-705-675-1151 Ext 2224
Office: Fraser Building F-518

M.Sc. Graduate Positions 


My current research work deals with the study of:

In the past, I have also worked in the following areas:

Journal Articles

M. Azzouz and B. Doucot, `Effect of small interchain coupling on one-dimensional antiferromagnetic quantum Heisenberg model: The integer-spin case', Physical Review B 47, 8660 (1993).

M. Azzouz, `Interchain coupling effect on the one-dimensional spin 1/2 antiferromagnetic Heisenberg model', Physical Review B 48, 6136 (1993).

M. Azzouz, L. Chen and S. Moukouri, `Calculation of the singlet-triplet gap of the antiferromagnetic Heisenberg model on the ladder', Physical Review B 50, 6233 (1994).

M. Azzouz and T. Dombre, `The motion of holes on the triangular lattice studied using the t-J model', Physical Review B 53, 402 (1996).

M. Azzouz and C. Bourbonnais, `Mean-field theory of the spin-Peierls state under magnetic field: Application to CuGeO3, Physical Review B 53, 5090 (1996).

M. Azzouz, B. Dumoulin, and A. Benyoussef, `Incommensurate nodes in the energy spectrum of coupled antiferromagnetic Heisenberg ladders', Physical Review B 55, R11957 (1997).

M. Azzouz, H. J. Kreuzer, and M. R. A. Shegelski, `Long jumps in surface diffusion: A microscopic derivation of the jump frequencies', Physical Review Letters 80, 1477 (1998).

M. Azzouz, `Identification of the physical parameters of the paramagnetic phase of the one-dimensional Kondo lattice model done by introducing a nonmagnetic quantum state with rotating order parameters'. Physical Review B 62, 710 (2000).

B. Bock and M. Azzouz, `The generalization of the Jordan-Wigner Transformation in three dimensions and its application to the Heisenberg bilayer antiferromagnet', Physical Review B, 64, 054410 (2001).

M. Azzouz, H.J. Kreuzer, and M.R.A. Shegelski, "Microscopic derivation of the master and Fokker-Planck equations for surface diffusion and friction", Physical Review B 66, 125403 (2002).

M. Azzouz, "Rotating antiferromagnetism in high-temperature superconductors", Physical Review B 67, 134510 (2003).

M. Azzouz, "Thermodynamics of high-TC materials in the rotating antiferromagnetism theory", Physical Review B 68, 174523 (2003).

M. Azzouz, "Chemical potentials of high-temperature superconductors", Physical Review B 70, 052501 (2004)

F. Hanke and M. Azzouz, The Moroccan Journal of Cond. Matter V. 6, 1 (2005). Title: Modeling the mid-infrared optical gap in La2-xSrxCuO4.

C. Pagnutti, M. Anand, and M. Azzouz, Journal of Theoretical Biology V. 236, 79 (2005), Title: Lattice geometry, gap formation and scale invariance in forests.

H. Saadaoui and M. Azzouz, Phys. Rev. B V. 72, 184518 (2005), Title: Doping dependence of coupling between charge carriers and bosonic modes in the normal state of high-Tc superconductors.

M. Azzouz and K. A. Asante, Phys. Rev. B V. 72, 094433 (2005), Title: Spin locking and freezing phenomena in the antiferromagnetic Heisenberg model on the three leg-ladder.

M. Azzouz, Phys. Rev. B V. 74, 144422 (2006), Title: Filed-induced quantum criticality in low-dimensional Heisenberg spin systems.

Department of Physics and Astronomy
Laurentian University
Université Laurentienne

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