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Fundamentals of Quantum Materials (8292)

Mon, January 16, 2017 - 5:02am

Organizers Johnpierre Paglione, University of Maryland Nicholas Butch , University of Maryland Efrain Rodriguez, University of Maryland Gabriel Kotliar, Rutgers University Overview This event will bring together senior and junior scientists to tackle topics at the forefront of current research into quantum materials, while also providing pedagogical background and prac

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Theory Winter School 2017: Materials Genome Meets High Magnetic Fields (8324)

Mon, January 09, 2017 - 3:00am

Organizers Vladimir Dobrosavljević, NHMFL and Florida State University Laura H Greene, NHMFL and Florida State University Kevin Ingersent, NHMFL and Florida State University Theory Winter School Application: Apply Here The deadline to apply is October 16, 2016 Overview The National High Magn

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Workshop on Driven Quantum Systems (8308)

Mon, November 28, 2016 - 5:39am

Organizers Pablo Cornaglia - Centro Atómico Bariloche, Argentina, Daniel Dominguez - Centro Atómico Bariloche, Argentina Mikhail Kiselev - ICTP, Trieste, Italy María Florencia Pascual-Winter - Centro Atómico Bariloche, Argentina Andrés Reynoso - Centro Atómico Bariloche, Argentina María José Sánchez - Centro Atómico B

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Thermodynamics and Non-equilibrium Phenomena at Quantum Interfaces of Light and Matter (8064)

Mon, September 19, 2016 - 4:46am

Organizers: Hakan Tureci, Princeton University Mete Atature, University of Cambridge Overview: The purpose of this summer school is to bring together experts from the fields of quantum optics & optomechanics, quantum gases, nanophotonics, quantum thermodynamics and quantum measurement theory to discuss and lecture on emerging themes in a variety of quantum lig

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Condensed Matter Physics in the City (8063)

Mon, July 04, 2016 - 4:17am

Organizers: Giovanni Sordi, Royal Holloway University of London Sam Carr, University of Kent Matthias Eschrig, Royal Holloway University of London Jorge Quintanilla, University of Kent Frank Kruger, University College London Overview: This programme aims to bring together condensed matter theorists and experimentalists from around the world. The structure and programme of the meeting are desig

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Engineering Quantum Matter : From Understanding to Control (7821)

Wed, June 08, 2016 - 4:12am

Organizers: Peter Wahl, University of St. Andrews/SUPA Jean-Philippe Reid, University of St. Andrews/SUPA Jonathan Keeling, University of St. Andrews/SUPA Steve Simon, Oxford University, UK NESFE Phil King, University of St. Andrews/SUPA Peter Littlewood, Argonne National Laboratory Sarah Webster, University of St. Andrews/SUPA Engineeri

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Interacting Quantum Systems Out of Equilibrium (0121)

Thu, May 05, 2016 - 3:57am

Organizers: Douglas Natelson, Rice University Junichiro Kono, Rice University Matthew Foster, Rice University Kaden Hazzard, Rice University Registration Form Overview: A frontier topic in physics today is the understanding of correlated quantum many-body systems driven out of equilibrium. This is a broad, highly active area, with advan

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Casimir and van der Waals Physics: Progress and Prospects (7812)

Mon, April 25, 2016 - 2:05am

Organizers: Deigo Dalvit, Los Alamos National Laboratory Ho Bun Chan, Hong Kong Universiyt of Science and Technology Daniel Lopez, Argonne National Laboratory Stefan Buhmann, University of Freiburg George Palasantzas, University of Groeningen Overview: This workshop will focus on recent developments in the fields of Casimir and van der Waals

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Big Ideas in Quantum Materials (7814)

Mon, December 14, 2015 - 12:59am

Organizers: Dmitri Basov, University of California, San Diego Joe Orenstein, University of California, Berkeley Andrew Mills, University of Columbia Overview: The general area of Quantum Materials encompasses some of the active developments in modern condensed matter physics. This area is broad and includes topics such as superconductivity,

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Novel Spectroscopy Probes of Strongly Correlated Electron Materials (7813)

Mon, November 16, 2015 - 12:47am

Organizers: Andriy Nevidomskyy, Rice University Pengcheng Dai, Rice University Emilia Morosan, Rice University Qimiao Si, Rice University RCQM Workshop Poster Overview: Recently, several novel experimental probes have been developed that allow unprecedented level of precision in me

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Autumn School on Correlated Electrons: Many-Body Physics from Kondo to Hubbard (7819)

Mon, September 21, 2015 - 1:39am

Organizers Eva Pavarini, Forschungszentrum Jülich Eric Koch, Forschungszentrum Jülich Piers Coleman, Rutgers University Overview Many-body physics has the daunting task of describing the collective behavior of vast assemblies of elementary objects. While the fundamental laws are known, exact solutions like the Bethe Ansatz are exceedingly r

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Strongly Correlated Electronic Systems – Novel materials meet novel theories

Mon, August 10, 2015 - 8:19am

Organizers Piers Coleman, Rutgers University Andrey V. Chubukov, University of Minnesota Andy Schofield, University of Birmingham Nan-Lin Wan, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academny of Science Hidenori Takagi, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Physics Marcus Muller, ICTP, Trieste Registration Form Registration Deadline is May 10t

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Itinerant Frustration

Mon, July 20, 2015 - 12:46pm

Organizers Claudio Castelnovo, UK NESFE Roderich Moessner, MPIPKS David Logan, University of Oxford Overview Systems where itinerant electrons coexist with localised magnetic moments on frustrated lattices have been argued to exhibit remarkably rich phase diagrams and to host novel and interesting emergent behaviour. Examples of materials in this class include the pyrochlore

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Beyond Integrability: The Mathematics and Physics of Integrability and its Breaking in Low Dimension

Mon, July 13, 2015 - 7:56am

Organizers - Robert Konik, Brookhaven National Laboratory - Jean-Sebastien Caux, University of Amsterdam - Masud Haque, Max Planck Insitute for the Physics of Complex Systems Registration Information Event Website Registration Form Overview

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Condensed Matter Physics in the City 2015

Mon, June 22, 2015 - 8:08am

Organizers Giovanni Sordi, Royal Holloway University of London Matthias Eschrug, Royal Holloway University of London Sam Carr, University of Kent Important Links Condensed Matter in the City 2015 Website ICAM Junio

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Correlated Topological Insulators: SmB6 and Beyond

Sun, May 31, 2015 - 7:40am

Organizers James Allen, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Cagliyan Kurdak, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Lu Li, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Kai Sun, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Website Correlated Topological Insulators: SmB6 and Beyond Website Registration Information Registration Information All c

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Vortex 2015

Sun, May 10, 2015 - 8:53am

Organizers Hermann Suderow, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Isabel Guillamon, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Jose Gabriel Rodrigo, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Sebastian Vieira, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Elvira Gonzalez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid Laura Greene, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Website Vortex 2015

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Spin Orbit Coupling in Correlated Oxides (6690)

Mon, May 04, 2015 - 4:57am

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Aspects of Non-Equilibrium Dynamics in Quantum Computation: Adiabiticity, Noise and Many-Body Locali

Mon, April 06, 2015 - 9:03am

Organizers Vadim Oganesyan, Graduate Center of the City University of New York Eliot Kapit, Graduate Center of the City University of New York Antonello Scardicchio, ICTP Trieste Overview Quantum computation has come a long way from its beginning as an idea for a quantum simulator of quantum many-body systems to essentially all purpose (in principle) solver of classically h

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Frontiers in Quantum Simulation with Cold Atoms

Mon, March 23, 2015 - 8:35am

Organizers Tin-Lun Ho, Ohio State University Cheng Chin, University of Chicago Immanuel Bloch, Max Planck Institute, Munich Peter Zoller, University of Innsbruck Overview For workshop website and to register Click here. Quantum simulation with cold atoms is among the most ambitious endeavors in atomic physics. The

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Terahertz Electrodynamics in Complex Materials

Sun, March 08, 2015 - 9:09am

Organizers Richard Averitt, University of California, San Diego Dimitri Basov, University of California, San Diego Overview New experimental techniques in ultrafast optical spectroscopy have ushered in an exciting era of dynamics and control in complex materials. Experiments utilizing femto second optical pulses can initiate and probe dynamics of the spin, lattice, orbital,

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Out of Equilibrium Dynamics in Soft and Condensed Matter (6761)

Tue, March 03, 2015 - 3:44am

Organizers: Gustavo Lozano, CONICET Frederic von Wijland, University Paris, Dider Tomas Grigera, University of La Plata Leticia Cugliandolo, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Overview: Standard statistical mechanics and thermodynamics are usually devoted to the theory of macroscopic systems in thermal equilibrium. In many experimental realizations, actually

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Non-equilibrium Dynamics of Low-dimensional Electronic Systems (5756)

Mon, January 12, 2015 - 3:54am

Organizers Bernd Rosenow, University of Leipzig Natan Andrei, Rutgers University Yuval Gefen, Weizmann Institute Overview Recent experimental and theoretical progress provides new insights into the non-equilibrium dynamics of low-dimensional electronic systems and at the same time drives new research directions. In particular, the development

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Australasian Workshop on Emergent Quantum Matter 2014

Mon, November 24, 2014 - 2:46am

Australasian Workshop on Emergent Quantum Matter 2014 Organizers - Matthew Davis - Karen Kheruntsyan - Michael Bromley - Ben Powell - Halina Rubinstein-Dunlop - Tod Wright Overview The aim of the workshop is to build on initial discussions between the condensed matter and quantum p

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Workshop on Probing and Understanding Exotic Superconductors and Superfluids (6107)

Mon, October 27, 2014 - 6:39am

Organizers Massimo Capone, CNR-IOM and SISSA Vladimir Kravtsov, ICTP Sebastiano Pilati, ICTP Stefano Giorgini, University of Trento Overview This workshop aims at gathering leading scientists that are pushing the boundaries in the fields of superconducting materials and of ultracold atoms, following two main directions: 1) New tools to

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