Biophysics/Condensed Matter

August 1st, 2017 to July 31st, 2018. Previous/next year.
Aug08
SCI 328
3:00pm
Garry Goldstein
University of Cambridge
Pseudoparticle approach to strongly correlated systems Host: Claudio Rebbi
Aug10
SCI 328
11:00am
Marcus Muller
Paul Scherer Institute, Villigen Switzerland
The many body localization transition: A dynamical phase transition triggered by a quantum avalanche Host: Claudio Rebbi
Aug11
SCI 328
11:00am
Riccardo Zecchina
Out-of-equilibrium states and quantum annealing speed up in non-convex optimization and learning problems
Aug16
SCI 352
11:00am
Sho Sugiura
University of Tokyo
Entanglement entropy of finite-temperature pure quantum states and thermodynamic entropy as a Noether invariant Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Sep13
SCI 328
11:00am
Michiel Wouters
University of Antwerp
Correlations in driven-dissipative quantum systems Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov, Dries Sels
Sep15
SCI 352
12:00pm
Stefanos Kourtis
Boston University, Physics Department
"Resonant x-ray spectroscopy of topological semimetals"
Sep22
SCI 352
12:00pm
Christopher Baldwin
Boston University, Physics Department
"Interfering directed paths & the sign phase transition"
Sep25
SCI 328
11:00am
Cenke Xu 
University of California - Santa Barbara
"Lieb-Schultz-Mattis Theorem and its generalizations from the Perspective of the Symmetry Protected Topological Phase" Host: Anders Sandvik
Sep27
SCI 328
11:00am
Zhicheng Yang
Boston University, Physics Department
"Iterative Compression-Decimation Scheme for Tensor Network Optimization"
Oct04
SCI 328
11:00am
Walter Hahn
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Moscow
"Stability of quantum statistical ensembles with respect to local measurements" Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Oct06
SCI 352
12:00pm
Kartiek Agrawal
Princeton University
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Oct13
SCI 352
12:00pm
Roman Mankowsky
Paul Scherrer Institute
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Wanzheng Hu
Oct18
SCI 328
11:00am
Louis Pecora
United States Naval Research Laboratory
"Cluster Synchronization of Chaotic Systems in Large Networks" Host: David Campbell
Oct23
CILSE 106C
12:30pm
Severine Atis
Harvard University
Biophysics Seminar TBA Host: Robert Marsland
Oct25
SCI 328
11:00am
Hui Shao
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Anders Sandvik
Oct27
SCI 352
12:00pm
Kin Chung Fong
Raytheon BBN Technologies and Harvard University
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Scott Bunch
Nov03
SCI 352
12:00pm
Ben Machta
Yale University
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Robert Marsland
Nov10
SCI 352
12:00pm
Yue Cao
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Karl Ludwig
Nov13
CILSE 106C
12:30pm
Zak Frentz
Columbia University
Biophysics Seminar TBA Host: Robert Marsland
Nov15
SCI 328
11:00am
Pierre Hohenberg
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: David Campbell
Nov28
CILSE 109C
12:30pm
Carlos Castro 
Ohio State University
Biophysics Seminar TBA Host: Robert Marsland
Dec15
SCI 352
12:00pm
Xi Dai
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Condensed Matter Seminar TBA Host: Wanzheng Hu