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 
Dec01

Alexandre Day
Boston University, Department of Physics

"Learning and optimizing quantum control landscapes" 

Dec04

Ganpathy Murthy
University of Kentucky

"Quantum Hall Ferromagnetism in $\nu=0$ Bilayer Graphene" 
Host: Anushya Chandran 
Dec04

Ksenia Bravaya
Boston University, Chemistry Department

"Simulating electron transfer in biomolecules: magnetosensing by cryptochromes" 
Host: Maria Kamenetska 
Dec06

Rob Noble
ETH Zürich

"The mode and predictability of intratumour evolution" 

Dec08

Jonathan Wurtz
Boston University, Department of Physics

"The Cluster Truncated Wigner Approximation in Strongly Interacting Quantum Systems" 

Dec15

Xi Dai
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

"Properties of Topological semimetals: Chiral magnetic effect and instability under magnetic field" 
Host: Wanzheng Hu 
Dec20

Mikhail Zvonarev
LPTMS, CNRS, Orsay, France

"Propagation of an impurity through a quantum medium" 

Jan29

Danny Podolsky
Technion

"Buckling transition and antiferromagnetic liquids in two dimensions" 
Host: Anushya Chandran 
Feb02

Pranay Patil
Boston University, Physics Department

"Quantum Annealing to Solve 3Regular 3XORSAT on a Lattice" 

Feb05

Robert Marsland
Boston University, Department of Physics

“Statistical Mechanics of Microbial Communities” 

Feb12

Sagar Vijay
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Operator Spreading and the Quantum Butterfly Effect in Random Unitary Circuits" 
Host: Philip Crowley 
Feb12

Nils G. Walter
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

"Single Molecules Come Into Focus: Understanding RNADriven Regulation From First Principles" 
Host: Maria Kamenetska 
Feb16

Zhicheng Yang
Boston University, Physics Department

Entanglement Spectrum in Quantum ManyBody Dynamics and Braiding of NonAbelian Anyons 

Feb23

Dries Sels
Boston University, Physics Department

"Draining a superfluid hose" 

Feb26

Jay Sau
University of Maryland

"Physics of spinorbit coupled wires in magnetic field: Majorana modes and Lifshitz transitions" 
Host: Anushya Chandran 
Feb26

Matthias Schneider
Medical and Biological Physics  Technical University of Dortmund, Germany

From Physics to Living Systems: Pulses, Fluctuations, Transitions and the Living State. 
Host: Shyamsunder Erramilli 
Mar02

Pierre E. Jacob
Harvard University

"Unbiased Markov chain Monte Carlo with couplings joint work with John O'Leary, Yves F. Atchadé" 

Mar12

Benjamin Allen
Emmanuel College

"Evolutionary dynamics on any population structure" 
Host: Kirill Korolev 
Mar19

Garry Goldstein
University of Cambridge

"Quantum dimer models for high temperature superconductors" 

Mar19

Daniel Amor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"The fate of microbial invaders in multistable laboratory ecosystems" 
Host: Kirill Korolev 
Mar26

Katja Taute
Rowland Institute at Harvard

“Highthroughput 3D tracking enables multiscale analysis of bacterial motility behavior” 
Host: Kirill Korolev 
Mar28

Mark Srednicki
UCSB

"Aspects of ETH in various systems" 

Mar29

Derek Lovley
University of Massachusetts Amherst

"Electrically Conductive Protein Nanowires: A Revolutionary Electronic Material" 

Apr02

Eduardo Fradkin
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign

"Chiral Phases in Frustrated 2D Antiferromagnets and Fractional Chern Insulators" 
Host: Christopher Laumann 
Apr09

Juan Felipe Carrasquilla
Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence

"Towards learning quantum states with generative models" 
Host: Alexandre Day 
Apr09

Vijaya Kolachalama
Boston University School of Medicine

Biophysics Seminar TBA 
Host: Kirill Korolev 
Apr13

ChingHao Wang
Boston University, Department of Physics

"Biophysical constraints on cellular computation" 

Apr20

Mark MineevWeinstein
Natal

"Laplacian Growth" 
Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov 
Apr23

Yi Li
Johns Hopkins University

"Monopole harmonic superconductivity" 
Host: Anushya Chandran 
Apr23

Ashley Carter
Amherst College

"Studying the dramatic looping of DNA in sperm using single molecule assays" 
Host: Maria Kamenetska 
Apr27

Ivan Schuller
University of California, Santa Barbara

CANCELLED: CM Friday Seminar TBA 
Host: Kevin Smith 
Apr30

Sergey Frolov
University of Pittsburgh

"Status of the Search for Majorana Fermions in Semiconductor Nanowires" 
Host: Alexander Sushkov 
Apr30

Christopher Gabel
Boston University School of Medicine

"THE BREAKDOWN OF NEURAL CIRCUIT FUNCTION UNDER VOLATILE ANESTHESIA: IN VIVO, MULTINEURONAL IMAGING IN C. ELEGANS" 

May07

Carey Nadell
Dartmouth College

"Cooperation and competition for space in bacterial biofilms" 
Host: Kirill Korolev 
May11

Federico Tonielli
University of Cologne, Germany

"Fate of Orthogonality Catastrophe in drivenopen quantum systems" 
Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov 