Talks & Seminars 2008


Dec. 3, 17:00 "The quantum Random Access Memory (qRAM) and its applications"

Speaker: Lorenzo Maccone, Dipartimento di Fisica "A. Volta", Universita' di Pavia | Location: ITP, SR 2/36


Nov.26, 17:00 "Algorithmic Complexity and Entropy in Quantum Dynamical Systems"

Speaker: Fabio Benatti, Department of Theoretical Physics, University of Trieste | Location: ITP, SR 2/36


Nov. 25, 09:00 "BEC in an optical cavity"

Speaker: Gergely Szirmai, Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Nov. 19, 15:00 "Classical simulation of quantum computation, the Gottesman-Knill theorem, and slightly beyond"

Speaker: Maarten Van den Nest, MPQ Garching | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Nov. 18, 09:00 "Research interests and future plans: quantum key distribution, photonic crystals and polaritons"

Speaker: Gregor Weihs, Institut für Experimentalphysik | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Nov. 11, 09:15 "On Quantum Superpositions in an Optomechanical System"

Speaker: Igor Pikovski, Universität Leiden | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Oct. 15, 17:00 "Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain Simulations for Linear and Nonlinear Plasmonics"

Speaker: Kai Stannigel, Universität Karlsruhe | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Oct. 14, 15:00 "Quantum entanglement and interference from classical statistics"

Speaker: Christof Wetterich, Universität Heidelberg | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Sep. 8, 15:00 "Calculation of STM spectra: Co-Phthalocyanine on metallic surfaces"

Speaker: Thomas Brumme, Universität Freiburg | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jul. 24, 11:00 "Ultracold dipolar gas in an optical lattice: the fate of metastable states"

Speaker: Christian Trefzger, ICFO | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal


Jul. 9, 11:00 "Functional renormalization-group approach to interacting fermions coupled to bosonic modes"

Speaker: Shan Wen Tsai, University of California, Riverside | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jul. 7, 13:00 "Dynamical resonance theory for open quantum systems"

Speaker: Marco Merkli, Memorial Universityof Newfoundland | Location: Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jul. 3, 11:30 "Resonantly-paired fermionic superfluids"

Speaker: Lukas Sieberer, Institut für Theoretische Physik | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jul. 2, 16:00 "Fermionizing 1-D Bosons: Crossover Mechanism and Tunneling Dynamics"

Speaker: Sascha Zoellner, Universität Heidelberg | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jun.18, 15:00 "Soft Materials and Collective Phenomena in Biological Systems"

Speaker: Erwin Frey, LMU München | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jun. 17, 15:00 "Multipartite Entanglement in Electron Spin Quantum Dots"

Speaker: Fabian Bodoky, TU Delft | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jun. 16, 15:00 "Nuclear Spins in Quantum Dots - A mesoscopic system for quantum information processing?"

Speaker: Geza Giedke, MPG Garching | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jun. 12, 11:30 "Quantum Critical Behavior in a Strongly Interacting Rydberg Gas"

Speaker: Hendrik Weimer, Universität Stuttgart | Location: IQOQI, lecture hall


Jun. 9, 15:00 "Eta-pairing"

Speaker: Vladimir Korepin, YITP Stony Brook | Location: IQOQI, seminar room


May. 27, 10:15 "Multi-Configurational Time-Dependent Hartree for interacting bosonic systems: Theory and applications"

Speaker: Alexej Streltsov, Universität Heidelberg | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


May. 26, 10:15 "Exact Renormalisation group and many fermion systems"

Speaker: Boris Krippa, University of Manchester | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


May. 16, 15:00 "Supersolid Helium-4: A theoretical investigation"

Speaker: Massimo Boninsegni, University of Alberta | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


May. 5, 10:15 "Strongly correlated ultracold atoms in optical lattices"

Speaker: Luming Duan, University of Michigan | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Apr. 24, 11:30 "Entanglement and Decoherence Protection in Atomic and Molecular Systems"

Speaker: Perola Milman, Laboratoire de PhotoPhysique Moléculaire, Université Paris SUD | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Apr. 16, 11:00 "Emergence of atom-light-mirror entanglement inside an optical cavity"

Speaker: Claudiu Genes, University of Camerino | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Apr. 4, 11:00 "Quantum phases of the dilute Fermi gases"

Speaker: Soon Yong Chang, University of Washington | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Apr. 3, 11:00 "A momentum detector for nanoelectromechanical systems"

Speaker: Björn Trauzettel, Universität Basel | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Mar. 12, 15:00 "Quantum otpics and relativistic quantum mechanics"

Speaker: Miguel Angel Martín-Delgado, Universidad Complutense de Madrid | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Mar. 11, 14:00 "Conveyance of quantum particles by a moving potential well"

Speaker: Seiji Miyashita, Department of Physics, The University of Tokyo | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Mar. 10, 11:00 "Topological effects in condensed matter: the haldane conjecture"

Speaker: Miguel Angel Martín-Delgado, Universidad Complutense de Madrid | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Mar. 6, 14:00 "Statistical mechanical models from topological quantum computation"

Speaker: Miguel Angel Martín-Delgado, Universidad Complutense de Madrid | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Mar. 5, 15:00 "Quantum repeater with encoding - an efficient scheme to overcome the memory errors"

Speaker: Liang Jiang, Harvard University | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal


Mar. 4, 15:00 "Topological orders and quantum computation"

Speaker: Miguel Angel Martín-Delgado, Universidad Complutense de Madrid | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Feb. 12, 15:15 "Analysis of Lindblad Equations"

Speaker: Bernhard Baumgartner, Universität Wien | Location: Erwin-Schrödinger- Saal


Jan. 14, 11:15 "Simulation of time evolution with the MERA"

Speaker: Simone Montangero, University of Pisa | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI


Jan. 11, 15:00 "Entanglement and the simulation of 2-dimensional systems"

Speaker: Roman Orus, University of Queensland | Location: Erwin-Schroedinger-Saal, IQOQI