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2017

M. Kastner and P. Uhrich,
Reducing backaction when measuring temporal correlations in quantum systems,
arXiv:1710.00188.

P. Uhrich, S. Castrignano, H. Uys, and M. Kastner,
Noninvasive measurement of dynamic correlation functions,
Physical Review A 96, 022127 (2017).

M. Karl, H. Cakir, J. C. Halimeh, M. K. Oberthaler, M. Kastner, T. Gasenzer,
Universal equilibrium scaling functions at short times after a quench,
Physical Review E 96, 022110 (2017).

J. R. Webster and M. Kastner,
Subexponential phase space and nonconcentrating distributions in a constrained spin model,
arXiv:1706.09832.

L. Pucci, A. Roy, T. Santiago do Espirito Santo, R. Kaiser, M. Kastner, and R. Bachelard,
Quantum effects in the cooperative scattering of light by atomic clouds,
Physical Review A 95, 053625 (2017).

M. Kastner,
N-scaling of timescales in long-range N-body quantum systems,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2017, 014003 (2017).

J. C. Halimeh, V. Zauner-Stauber, I. P. McCulloch, I. de Vega, U. Schollwöck, and M. Kastner,
Prethermalization and persistent order in the absence of a thermal phase transition,
Physical Review B 95, 024302 (2017).

2016

L. Pucci, A. Roy, and M. Kastner,
Simulation of quantum spin dynamics by phase space sampling of Bogoliubov-Born-Green-Kirkwood-Yvon trajectories,
Physical Review B 93, 174302, 10 pages (2016).

2015

M. Kastner,
Entanglement-enhanced spreading of correlations,
New Journal of Physics 17, 123024, 10 pages (2015).

M. Kastner and M. van den Worm,
Relaxation timescales and prethermalization in d-dimensional long-range quantum spin models,
Physica Scripta T165, 014039, 5 pages (2015).

D.-M. Storch, M. van den Worm, and M. Kastner,
Interplay of soundcone and supersonic propagation in lattice models with power law interactions,
New Journal of Physics 17, 063021, 14 pages (2015).

2014

K. R. A. Hazzard, M. van den Worm, M. Foss-Feig, S. R. Manmana, E. G. Dalla Torre, T. Pfau, M. Kastner, and A. M. Rey,
Quantum correlations and entanglement in far-from-equilibrium spin systems,
Physical Review A 90, 063622, 21 pages (2014).

G. Olivier and M. Kastner,
Microcanonical analysis of the Curie-Weiss anisotropic quantum Heisenberg model in a magnetic field,
Journal of Statistical Physics 157, 456–473 (2014).

D. Mehta, C. Hughes, M. Kastner, and D. J. Wales,
Potential energy landscape of the two-dimensional XY model: Higher-index stationary points,
Journal of Chemical Physics 140, 224503, 7 pages (2014).

D. Métivier, R. Bachelard, and M. Kastner,
Spreading of perturbations in long-range interacting classical lattice models,
Physical Review Letters 112, 210601, 5 pages (2014).

2013

J. Eisert, M. van den Worm, S. R. Manmana, and M. Kastner,
Breakdown of quasilocality in long-range quantum lattice models,
Physical Review Letters 111, 260401, 5 pages (2013).

M. van den Worm, B. C. Sawyer, J. J. Bollinger, and M. Kastner,
Relaxation timescales and decay of correlations in a long-range interacting quantum simulator,
New Journal of Physics 15, 083007, 19 pages (2013).

D. Mehta, D. A. Stariolo, and M. Kastner,
Energy landscape of the finite-size spherical three-spin glass model,
Physical Review E 87, 052143, 9 pages (2013).

R. Bachelard and M. Kastner,
Universal threshold for the dynamical behavior of lattice systems with long-range interactions,
Physical Review Letters 110, 170603, 5 pages (2013).

R. Nerattini, M. Kastner, D. Mehta, and L. Casetti,
Exploring the energy landscape of XY models,
Physical Review E 87, 032140, 12 pages (2013).

2012

M. Kastner,
Long-time asymptotics of the long-range Emch-Radin model,
Central European Journal of Physics 10, 637–644 (2012).

D. Mehta, J. D. Hauenstein, and M. Kastner,
Energy landscape analysis of the two-dimensional nearest-neighbor φ4 model,
Physical Review E 85, 061103, 10 pages (2012).

P. Reimann and M. Kastner,
Equilibration of isolated macroscopic quantum systems,
New Journal of Physics 14, 043020, 17 pages (2012).

R. Paškauskas and M. Kastner,
Equilibration in long-range quantum spin systems from a BBGKY perspective,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2012, P02005, 30 pages (2012).

2011

M. Kastner and D. Mehta,
Phase transitions detached from stationary points of the energy landscape,
Physical Review Letters 107, 160602, 5 pages (2011).

M. Kastner,
Stationary points approach to thermodynamic phase transitions,
in: Non-Equilibrium Statistical Physics Today. Proceedings of the 11th Granada Seminar on Computational and Statistical Physics, pp. 179–183,
editors: P. L. Garrido, J. Marro, and F. de los Santos,
American Institute of Physics, Melville (2011).

D. Mehta and M. Kastner,
Stationary point analysis of the one-dimensional lattice Landau gauge fixing functional, aka random phase XY Hamiltonian,
Annals of Physics (New York) 326, 1425–1440 (2011).

M. Kastner,
Diverging equilibration times in long-range quantum spin models,
Physical Review Letters 106, 130601, 4 pages (2011).

M. Kastner,
Stationary point approach to the phase transition of the classical XY chain with power law interactions,
Physical Review E 83, 031114, 9 pages (2011).

2010

A. Heuer, M. Kastner, A. K. Hartmann, and M. Weigel,
Wanderungen in Energielandschaften: Ein Schlüssel zum Verständnis komplexer Systeme
Physik Journal 9, Nr. 12, 35–40 (2010).

M. Kastner,
Nonequivalence of ensembles in the Curie-Weiss anisotropic quantum Heisenberg model,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2010, P07006, 25 pages (2010);
invited article for a topical issue on Long-Range Interacting Systems.

M. Kastner,
Nonequivalence of ensembles for long-range quantum spin systems in optical lattices,
Physical Review Letters 104, 240403, 4 pages (2010).

M. Kastner,
On the origin of phase transitions in long-and short-range interacting systems,
in: Long-Range Interacting Systems. Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 90, August 2008, pp. 329–346,
editors: T. Dauxois, S. Ruffo, and L. F. Cugliandolo,
Oxford University Press, Oxford (2010).

M. Kastner,
Monte Carlo methods in statistical physics: Mathematical foundations and strategies,
Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation 15, 1589–1602 (2010).

2009

M. Kastner,
Microcanonical entropy of the spherical model with nearest-neighbour interactions,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2009, P12007, 15 pages (2009).

D. D. Scherer, C. A. Müller, and M. Kastner,
Finite-temperature fidelity-metric approach to the Lipkin-Meshkov-Glick model,
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 42, 465304, 17 pages (2009);
selected for IoP Select.

L. Casetti, M. Kastner, and R. Nerattini,
Kinetic energy and microcanonical nonanalyticities in finite and infinite systems,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2009, P07036, 14 pages (2009).

M. Kastner and M. Pleimling,
Microcanonical phase diagrams of short-range ferromagnets,
Physical Review Letters 102, 240604, 4 pages (2009);
also published in Virtual Journal of Atomic Quantum Fluids 1, 1 (2009).

M. Kastner,
Energy landscapes and their relation to thermodynamic phase transitions,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2009, P02016, 12 pages (2009).

2008

M. Kastner, O. Schnetz, and S. Schreiber,
Nonanalyticities of the entropy induced by saddle points of the potential energy landscape,
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 2008, P04025, 27 pages (2008).

M. Kastner and O. Schnetz,
Phase transitions induced by saddle points of vanishing curvature,
Physical Review Letters 100, 160601, 4 pages (2008).

M. Kastner,
Phase transitions and configuration space topology,
Reviews of Modern Physics 80, 167–187 (2008);
featured in Mark Buchanan's Thesis It's just a phase... in Nature Physics 4, 5 (2008).

2007

L. Casetti and M. Kastner,
Partial equivalence of statistical ensembles and kinetic energy,
Physica A 384, 318–334 (2007).

M. Kastner, S. Schreiber, and O. Schnetz,
Phase transitions from saddles of the potential energy landscape,
Physical Review Letters 99, 050601, 4 pages (2007).

G. James and M. Kastner,
Bifurcations of discrete breathers in a diatomic Fermi-Pasta-Ulam chain,
Nonlinearity 20, 631–657 (2007).

M. Kastner,
Habilitationsschrift,
Part I: Phase transitions and configuration space topology,
Part II: Asymptotics of discrete breathers.

2006

M. Kastner,
Recursion relations for the partition function of the two-dimensional Ising model,
cond-mat/0605568;
the accompanying Mathematica notebook and data file can be downloaded here.

L. Casetti and M. Kastner,
Nonanalyticities of entropy functions of finite and infinite systems,
Physical Review Letters 97, 100602, 4 pages (2006).

I. Hahn and M. Kastner,
Application of large deviation theory to the mean-field φ4-model,
European Physical Journal B 50, 311–314 (2006).

M. Kastner,
When topology triggers a phase transition,
Physica A 365, 128–131 (2006).

M. Kastner and O. Schnetz,
On the mean-field spherical model,
Journal of Statistical Physics 122, 1195–1214 (2006).

M. Kastner,
Topological approach to phase transitions and inequivalence of statistical ensembles,
Physica A 359, 447–454 (2006).

2005

I. Hahn and M. Kastner,
The mean-field φ4 model: entropy, analyticity, and configuration space topology,
Physical Review E 72, 056134, 9 pages (2005).

M. Kastner and J.-A. Sepulchre,
Effective Hamiltonian for traveling discrete breathers in the FPU chain,
Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems B 5, 719–734 (2005).

2004

M. Kastner,
Unattainability of a purely topological criterion for the existence of a phase transition for non-confining potentials,
Physical Review Letters 93, 150601, 4 pages (2004).

M. Kastner,
Dimension dependent energy thresholds for discrete breathers,
Nonlinearity 17, 1923–1939 (2004).

M. Kastner,
Energy thresholds for discrete breathers,
Physical Review Letters 92, 104301, 4 pages (2004).

2003

M. Kastner and T. J. Lázaro,
Breathers in a model of a polymer with secondary structure,
in: Localization and energy transfer in nonlinear systems, pp. 333–338,
editors: L. Vázquez, R. S. MacKay, and M. P. Zorzano,
World Scientific, Singapore (2003).

2002

M. Kastner,
Existence and order of the phase transition of the Ising model with fixed magnetization,
Journal of Statistical Physics 109, 133–142 (2002).

2001

M. Kastner and M. Promberger,
Comment on "A comparison between broad histogram and multicanonical methods",
Journal of Statistical Physics 104, 893–894 (2001).

M. Kastner and M. Promberger,
Consistency of microcanonical and canonical finite-size scaling,
Journal of Statistical Physics 103, 893–902 (2001).

2000

M. Kastner, J. D. Muñoz, and M. Promberger,
Broad histogram method: extension and efficiency test,
Physical Review E 62, 7422–7429 (2000).

M. Kastner, M. Promberger, and A. Hüller,
Microcanonical finite-size scaling,
Journal of Statistical Physics 99, 1251–1264 (2000).

M. Kastner,
Critical Phenomena in the Entropy Formalism and Microcanonical Finite-Size Scaling,
91 pp., Shaker-Verlag, Aachen (2000).

M. Promberger, M. Kastner, and A. Hüller,
Magnetic properties of finite systems: microcanonical finite-size scaling,
in: Computer simulational studies in condensed matter physics XII, pp. 185–190,
editors: D. P. Landau, S. P. Lewis, and H.-B. Schüttler,
Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg (2000).

1999

M. Kastner, M. Promberger, and A. Hüller,
Magnetic properties of finite 3d Ising systems: a microcanonical approach,
in: Computer simulational studies in condensed matter physics XI, pp. 161–165,
editors: D. P. Landau and H.-B. Schüttler,
Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg (1999).