PhD Princeton University (1982)
Condensed Matter Theory
Research interests include: Electronic transport as well as energy level distributions in disordered mesoscopic conductors; dynamics of frustrated glassy systems; low energy properties of highly correlated electrons.
K. A. Muttalib, Y. Chen, M. E. H. Ismail and V. N. Nicopoulos, New family of unitary random matrices, Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 471 (1993).
V. E. Kravtsov and K. A. Muttalib, New class of random matrix ensembles with multifractal eigenvectors, Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 1913 (1997).
K. A. Muttalib and P. Wolfle, One-sided log-normal distribution of conductances of a disordered quantum wire,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 3013 (1999).
K. A. Muttalib, P. Wolfle, A. Garcia-Martin and V. A. Gopar, Non-analyticity in the distribution of conductances in quasi one dimensional wires, Europhys. Lett. 61, 95 (2003).
P. Markos, K. A. Muttalib, P. Wolflie and J. R. Klauder, Conductance distribution in 3D Anderson insulators: deviation from log-normal form Europhys. Lett. 68, 867 (2004).