# Keldysh field theory for driven open quantum systems.

@article{Sieberer2016KeldyshFT, title={Keldysh field theory for driven open quantum systems.}, author={Lukas M. Sieberer and M. Buchhold and Sebastian Diehl}, journal={Reports on progress in physics. Physical Society}, year={2016}, volume={79 9}, pages={ 096001 } }

Recent experimental developments in diverse areas-ranging from cold atomic gases to light-driven semiconductors to microcavity arrays-move systems into the focus which are located on the interface of quantum optics, many-body physics and statistical mechanics. They share in common that coherent and driven-dissipative quantum dynamics occur on an equal footing, creating genuine non-equilibrium scenarios without immediate counterpart in equilibrium condensed matter physics. This concerns both…

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