Biophysics/Condensed Matter

August 1st, 2018 to July 31st, 2019. Previous/next year.
Aug06
SCI 328
11:00am
Sayonee Ray
University of New Mexico, CQuIC
Boosted one-dimensional superfluids on a lattice Host: Christopher Laumann
Sep06
SCI 352
2:00pm
Professor Joachim Spatz
Director, Max Planck Institute of Medical Research, Department of Cellular Biophysics, Heidelberg & Department of Biophysical Chemistry, University of Heidelberg
Matter to Life Host: Shyamsunder Erramilli
Sep07
SCI 352
12:00pm
Joerg Schmiedmayer
Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology, Atominstitut, TU-Wien
Universal dynamics in an isolated quantum many body system far from equilibrium Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Sep14
SCI 352
12:00pm
Zala Lenarčič
University of Cologne, Institute for Theoretical Physics
Activating many-body localization in solids by driving with light
Sep19
SCI 328
2:45pm
Assa Auerbach
Physics Department, Technion
“The Hall number of Strongly Correlated metals” Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Sep26
SCI 328
3:00pm
Greg Fiete
Northeastern University
Topological magnon bands and effective Hamiltonians for periodically driven systems Host: Anushya Chandran
Sep28
SCI 352
12:00pm
Kevin Olsson 
University of Texas
Investigating Heat and Spin Transport with Inelastic Light Scattering Host: Maria Kamenetska
Oct10
SCI 328
3:00pm
Rafael Fernandes
University of Minnesota
Vestigial orders in electronic correlated systems: nematicity and beyond Host: Wanzheng Hu
Oct17
SCI 328
3:00pm
Zhicheng Yang
Boston University, Physics Department
Hierarchical Majoranas in a Programmable Nanowire Network Host: Claudio Chamon
Oct24
SCI 328
3:00pm
Boris Spivak
University of Washington
Anomalous metals Host: Christopher Laumann
Oct31
SCI 328
3:00pm
David Long
Towards a Qubit-Lattice Model of the E_8 State Host: Christopher Laumann
Nov02
SCI 352
12:00pm
Michael Sentef 
Max-Planck Institute in Hamburg
Materials Engineering with Light beyond Floquet Host: Wanzheng Hu
Nov07
SCI 328
3:00pm
Arijeet Pal 
UCL
Finite-depth quantum circuits and many-body localization Host: Christopher Laumann
Nov09
SCI 352
12:00pm
Alexander Abanov
Simons Center, SUNY, Stony Brook
Odd surface waves Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Nov14
SCI 328
3:00pm
Andrei Tarkhov
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Extracting Lyapunov exponents and ergodization time of chaotic many-particle systems from Loschmidt echoes and out-of-time-order correlators
Nov16
SCI 352
12:00pm
Achim Rosch
University of Cologne
Thermal quantum Hall effect in the spin liquid RuCl_3: the role of phonons Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Nov28
SCI 328
3:00pm
Constantin Schrade
MIT
Andreev or Majorana, Cooper finds out Host: Claudio Chamon
Nov29
SCI 328
12:30pm
Mark P. M. Dean
Brookhaven National Laboratory
X-ray vision of spins, charges and orbitals for understanding emergent electronic states in complex oxides Host: Karl Ludwig
Nov30
SCI 352
12:00pm
Vedran Jovic
University of Auckland
Dirac nodal lines and flat-band surface state in the functional oxide RuO2
Dec05
SCI 328
3:00pm
Jose M.P. Carmelo
One-electron spectral properties of one-dimensional metallic states in MoSe(2) line defects and in Bi/InSb(001) Host: David Campbell
Dec06
SCI 328
1:00pm
Armin Rahmani
Western Washington University
Interacting Majoranas Host: Claudio Chamon
Dec07
SCI 328
12:00pm
Saptarshi Chaudhuri
Stanford University
Quest for the QCD Axion: DM Radio and Fundamental Limits of Electromagnetic Detection Host: Alexander Sushkov
Dec12
SCI 328
3:00pm
Ying-Jer Kao
National Taiwan University and BU
Tunneling-induced restoration of classical degeneracy in quantum kagome ice Host: Anders Sandvik