Research & Talks





About Me

"Butterfly in the Quantum World" with contributions by Doug Hofstadter

Printed copies

IOP Interview about the book

Doug Hofstadter Speaks about the Butterfly Book

  • The Butterfly Plot Turns 40
  • Press Conference video at APS: Hofstadter, Satija and Ketterle

  • Grand Canyon

    Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, George Mason University
    Guest Scientist, National Institute of Standard and Tech (NIST)

    Contact Information

    Phone: (703) 993-1274

    Email: isatija@gmu.edu

    Selected Papers

  • "Anomalous edge states and topological phases of a kicked quantum Hall system", Mahmoud Lababidi,Indubala I. Satija, Erhai Zhao, PRL Jan 15, 112, 026805, 2014 (PDF)
  • "Chern and Majorana Modes of Quasiperiodic Systems ", Indubala I. Satija and Gerardo G. Naumis, PRB, 88, 054204 (2013) (PDF)
  • "Chern Numbers hiding in time of flight Images", Erhai Zhao, Noah Bray-Ali, C. Williams, Ian Spielman and Indubala I Satija , Phys Rev A, 84, 2011, 063629 (PDF)
  • "Realistic Time-Reversal Invariant Topological Insulators With Neutral Atoms", N. Goldman, I. Satija, P. Nikolic, A. Bermudez, M.A. Martin-Delgado, M. Lewenstein, I. B. Spielman, Phys Rev Lett, Dec 2010 (PDF)
  • "Particle-hole Asymmetry and Brightening of Soliton in a Strongly Repulsive BEC", Radha Balakrishnan, Indubala Satija and Charles Clark, Phys Rev Lett, 103, 230403, 2009 (PDF)
  • "Metal-Insulator Transition Revisited for Cold atoms in Non-Abelian Gauge Potentials", Indubala I Satija, Daniel K Dakin and Charles W Clark, Phys Rev Letter, 97, 216401, 2006 .  (PDF)
  • "Self-Similarity and Localization" Ketoja and Satija, PRL 75, 2762, 1995   (PDF)
  • Some Interesting Links

    Hofstadtier butterfly encodes Apollonian gasket fractal fractal