Aug08

Garry Goldstein
University of Cambridge

Pseudoparticle approach to strongly correlated systems 
Host: Claudio Rebbi 
Aug10

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

Riccardo Zecchina

Outofequilibrium states and quantum annealing speed up in nonconvex optimization and learning problems 

Aug16

Sho Sugiura
University of Tokyo

Entanglement entropy of finitetemperature pure quantum states and thermodynamic entropy as a Noether invariant 
Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov 
Sep13

Michiel Wouters
University of Antwerp

Correlations in drivendissipative quantum systems 
Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov, Dries Sels 
Sep15

Stefanos Kourtis
Boston University, Physics Department

"Resonant xray spectroscopy of topological semimetals" 

Sep22

Christopher Baldwin
Boston University, Physics Department

"Interfering directed paths & the sign phase transition" 

Sep25

Cenke Xu
University of California  Santa Barbara

"LiebSchultzMattis Theorem and its generalizations from the Perspective of the Symmetry Protected Topological Phase" 
Host: Anders Sandvik 
Sep27

Zhicheng Yang
Boston University, Physics Department

"Iterative CompressionDecimation Scheme for Tensor Network Optimization" 

Oct04

Walter Hahn
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Moscow

"Stability of quantum statistical ensembles with respect to local measurements" 
Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov 
Oct06

Kartiek Agrawal
Princeton University

"Diabatic approach to creating ground states of certain critical models" 
Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov 
Oct13

Roman Mankowsky
Paul Scherrer Institute

"Coherent optical control and nonlinear probing of strongly correlated materials" 
Host: Wanzheng Hu 
Oct16

Sumantra Sarkar
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Physicochemical Conditions for SelfReplication" 
Host: Robert Marsland 
Oct18

Louis Pecora
United States Naval Research Laboratory

"Cluster Synchronization of Chaotic Systems in Large Networks" 
Host: David Campbell 
Oct20

Tamiro Villazon
Boston University, Physics Department

"KibbleZurek Dynamics of a Driven Dissipative System: Universality Beyond the Markovian Regime" 

Oct23

Severine Atis
Harvard University

"On Growth and Form of Range Expansions at Liquid Interfaces" 
Host: Kirill Korolev 
Oct24

Ivar Mar
Argonne National Lab

"Exciting dynamics in multiple time dimensions" 

Oct25

Hui Shao
Beijing Computational Science Research Center

"Nearly deconfined spinon excitations in the squarelattice spin1/2 Heisenberg antiferromagnet" 
Host: Anders Sandvik 
Oct27

Kin Chung Fong
Raytheon BBN Technologies and Harvard University

"Putting hydrodynamic into solid state" 
Host: Scott Bunch 
Nov03

Ben Machta
Princeton University

"When and why is a simpler model better?" 
Host: Robert Marsland 
Nov03

Ben Machta
Princeton University

"When and why is a simpler model better?" 
Host: Robert Marsland 
Nov06

Masaki Oshikawa
University of Tokyo

"Polarization, Large Gauge Invariance, and Quantum Hall Effect on Lattice" 
Host: Anders Sandvik 
Nov08

Zhen Bi
Pappalardo Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Instabilities of the SachdevYeKitaev Model" 
Host: Zhicheng Yang 
Nov10

Yue Cao
Brookhaven National Laboratory

"Shining Coherent Xrays on Quantum Materials" 
Host: Karl Ludwig 
Nov13

Zak Frentz
Columbia University

"Fate and Chance in Microbial Communities" 
Host: Robert Marsland 
Nov17

Carlos Bolech
University of Cincinnati

"A Bosonization Puzzle in Nonlinear Transport" 

Nov20

Adrian Whitty
Boston University, Chemistry Department

"A Quantitative View of RTK Signaling" 
Host: Maria Kamenetska 
Nov28

Carlos Castro
Ohio State University

"Design, control, and applications of DNA nanomechanical devices" 
Host: Maria Kamenetska 
Dec04

Ksenia Bravaya
Boston University, Chemistry Department

Biophysics Seminar TBA 

Dec15

Xi Dai
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Condensed Matter Seminar TBA 
Host: Wanzheng Hu 