Seminars archive

Seminars archive

Quantum Seminar Archive

Quantum Seminar usually takes place on Tuesdays at 11:00 at Heinzel Seminar room (ground floor, office building West). The list of talks in the past years is available below.

Date/Time Location Speaker Topic
September 18, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Yossi Paltiel (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) The Chiral Induced Spin Selectivity Effect (CISS)
September 25, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Constantin Schrade (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Andreev or Majorana, Cooper finds out
October 1, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Benjamin Stickler (University of Duisburg-Essen) Levitated Optomechanics with Rotating Nanoparticles
October 1, 2018 2pm Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Yasunobu Nakamura (University of Tokyo) Hybrid quantum systems based on collective excitations in solid
October 2, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Natalia Ares (Oxford University) Mechanics towards the quantum limit
October 17, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Emil Zak (Queen’s University) Overcoming the curse of dimensionality: a hierarchical collocation method for solving the rotational-vibrational Schrödinger equation for polyatomic molecules
October 23, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Axel Lode (TU Wien) Simulating single-shot images of ultracold atoms
October 30, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Ramon Aguado Sola (CSIC, Madrid) Quantum dot physics in Majorana nanowires
November 6, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Stefano De Nicola (Kings College, London) A Stochastic Approach to Quantum Spin Systems
November 8, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Vladimir Gritsev (University of Amsterdam) Geometry of quantum states
November 13, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Artem Volosniev (TU Darmstadt) A weakly-interacting one-dimensional Bose gas with an impurity particle
November 20, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Edgardo Solano Carrillo (Columbia University) Electron-Chiral-Phonon Interaction in 3d Ferromagnetic Metals
November 27, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Zachary Mark Raines (University of Maryland) Cavity enhanced superconductivity and superconductor-polaritons
November 27, 2018 2pm Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Volker Karle (Heilderberg University) Breakdown of superfluidity in binary Bose mixtures in two dimensions
December 10, 2018 2pm Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Ulrich Schneider (Cambridge) How quantum dynamics wins against thermodynamics
December 18, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Rupert Ursin (Austrian Academy of Sciences) Quantum Communication over long distances
January 15, 2019 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Luis Peña Ardila (Aarhus University) From Single to interacting Polarons in Bose-Einstein condensates
January 18, 2019 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Pasquale Scarlino(ETH Zürich) Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics with superconductor-semiconductor hybrid systems
January 31, 2019 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West John Tolsma (ETH Zürich) The many-body physics of dispersion forces between atomically thin crystals
February 12, 2019 2pm Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Tibor Döme (ETH Zürich) A novel approach for strongly correlated systems: geminal-based wavefunction ansätze
February 19, 2019 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Keith Fratus (UCSB Physics) Does a Single Eigenstate of a Hamiltonian Encode the Critical Behaviour of its Finite-Temperature Phase Transition?
February 26, 2019 11am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Yi-Ping Huang (Max Planck Institut, Dresden) Dynamical quantum phase transitions in U(1) quantum link models
February 26, 2019 2pm Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Suraj Hegde (UIUC, Illinois ) Hawking-Unruh effect and quasinormal decay in quantum Hall effect
March 13, 2019 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Paolo P. Mazza (SISSA, Trieste) Slow dynamics in constrained many-body quantum systems
March 19, 2019 11am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Karsten Flensberg (Niels Bohr Institute) Nonlocal and nonabelian Majorana-based physics
March 21, 2019 11am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Andreas Osterwalder (EPFL, Switzerland) Stereodynamics of chemical reactions near absolute zero
March 26, 2019 11:30 am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Guido Burkard (University of Konstanz) Cavity QED with Spin Qubits
April 9, 2019 11:30 am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Andrés Rosario Hamann (University of Queensland) Implementing nonreciprocity with two superconducting qubits in waveguide
April 23, 2019 11:00 am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Claudiu Genes (MPL) Cavity QED with Molecules
April 30, 2019 11:00 am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Alexei Shuvaev (TU Vienna) Coherent terahertz magneto-optics of topological insulators and semiconductors
May 28, 2019 11:00 am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Sanchar Sharma (TU Delft) Optical manipulation of ferromagnet
May 28, 2019 2:00 pm Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Daniel Szombati (University of Queensland, Australia) Quantum Rifling: Revisiting the Stern-Gerlach experiment with a twist
June 4, 2019 11:00 am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Manuel Endres (Caltech) Quantum Science with Tweezer Arrays
June 18, 2019 11:00 am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Karsten Held (TU Vienna) Spatio-temporal electronic correlations: From quantum criticality to $\pi$-tons
June 24, 2019 11:00 am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Kartiek Agarwal (McGill University) Creating new non-equilibrium phases of matter by “polyfractal” driving
July 2, 2019 11:00 am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Uros Delic (Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna) Cavity cooling of optically levitated nanoparticles: Towards quantum experiments at room temperature
July 4, 2019 2:00 pm Mondi Seminar Room 2, Central Building Matthew H. Matheny (CalTech) Collective Phenomena in lattices of nanoelectromechanical oscillators
July 9, 2019 11:00 am Mondi Seminar Room 2, Central Building Yutaka Shikano (Keio University, quantum computing center) Dark matter search with quantum nondemolition detection of magnons by a superconducting qubit
August 6, 2019 11:00 am Heinzel Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Harald Schwefel (University of Otago, New Zealand) Mixing microwave and light: up-conversion and frequency combs
August 7, 2019 11:00 am Heinzel Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Boris Shteynas (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) How to dress radio-frequency photons with tunable momentum
August 19, 2019 11:00 am Heinzel Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Christopher White (Caltech) Simulating thermalizing spin chains with matrix product density operators
August 23, 2019 11:00 am FOYER (!) seminar room, Ground Floor, Building West Fabio Ansaloni (Niels Bohr Institute) Split-gate-induced 2×2 array of single-electron dots in silicon-oninsulator
August 27, 2019 11:00 am Heinzel Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Serguei Andreev (ITMO University) Interacting gases of ultra-cold excitons and exciton-polaritons in 2D semiconductors
August 29, 2019 2:00 pm Heinzel Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Fumika Suzuki (University of British Columbia) Quantum mechanics & quantum field theories of atoms and molecules
Date/Time Location Speaker Topic
Oct. 03, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Alexios Michailidis (Leeds University) Strongly subdiffusive dynamics in disorder-free quantum many-body systems
Oct. 17, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Zhao Zhang (Virginia University) From Area Law to Extensive Entanglement Entropy in a New Quantum Phase Transition
Oct. 24, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Menno Veldhorst (TU Delft) A Crossbar Network for Silicon Quantum Dot Qubits
Nov. 21, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Karl Petersson (University of Copenhagen) Coherent Superconductor-Semiconductor Quantum Circuits
Nov. 27, 2017 11:30am UNUSUAL DATE Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Justin Song (Caltech) Opto-­electronics in topological materials
Nov. 28, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Giulia De Rosi (Università degli Studi di Trento) Collective oscillations of a trapped atomic gas in low dimensions & thermodynamics of one-dimensional Bose gas
Nov. 30, 2017 11am UNUSUAL DATE Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Leticia Cugliandolo (Sorbonne Université) Quantum quenches in classical disordered models
Dec. 05, 2017 11am UNUSUAL PLACE Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Lab Building East Lisa Arndt (RWTH Aachen) Effect of parasitic capacitances on Bloch oscillations measured via dual Shapiro steps
Dec. 19, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Aline Ramires Neves de Oliveira (ITS/ETH Zürich) The Concept of Superconducting Fitness
Jan. 23, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Benjamin Shepperson (Aarhus University) Alignment and imaging of molecules inside helium droplets
Feb. 06, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Marcelo Goffman (CEA) Quasiparticle dynamics in Andreev quantum dots
Feb. 15, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Armin Hosseinkhani (Forschungszentrum Jülich) Suppressing Quasiparticle-Induced Relaxation In Superconducting Qubits
Feb. 20, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Ervand Kandelaki (Copenhagen University) Many-body dynamics and gap opening in interacting periodically driven systems
Feb. 22, 2018 11:30am UNUSUAL TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Peter Rosenberg Rashba spin-orbit coupling in ultracold fermions: Exact results from quantum Monte Carlos
Feb. 22, 2018 3pm UNUSUAL TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Yoichi Ando (Cologne University) Topological insulators and superconductors
Mar. 06, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Francesco Peronaci (CEA) Resonant thermalization of periodically driven strongly correlated electrons arXiv:1711.07889
Apr. 10, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Fernando Gonzales (Cambridge University) Gate-based sensing for spin qubits
Apr. 20, 2018 11am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Zoran Hadzibabic (Cambridge University) Quantum gas in a box
May. 11, 2018 11am Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Marcos Rigol (PennState University) Entanglement entropy in highly excited eigenstates of many-body lattice Hamiltonians
July 19, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Bhundvanesh Sundar (Rice University) Synthetic dimensions in ultracold polar molecules: from topology to quantum strings
August 13, 2018 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Roman Krems (University of British Columbia) Applications of machine learning for quantum dynamics
Date/Time Location Speaker Topic
Aug. 09, 2016 2pm UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Fabian Hassler (RWTH Aachen) Superconducting circuits with large inductances: tracing the motion of polarization c
August 10, 2016 11am Big seminar room, BW Andreas Wallraff (ETH Zürich) Exploring Quantum Simulations with Superconducting Circuits
Nov. 10, 2016 9.30am UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Mondi 3, Ground Floor, Central Building Ondrej Cernotik (Institute for Theoretical Physics, Leibniz University Hannover) Quantum networks with superconducting circuits and optomechanical transducers
Dec. 07, 2016 9.15am UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Gerhard Kirchmair (IQOQI Innsbruck) Quantum Simulations with Superconducting Qubits and Josepshon Junction array resonato
Feb. 06, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Miguel Navascues (University Vienna) Random variables, entanglement and nonlocality in infinite TI systems
Feb. 20, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Charles A. Downing (Université de Strasbourg) Energy transport and topological aspects of collective plasmons in chains of metallic nanoparticles
Feb. 28, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Martin Zemlicka (Comelius University) Physical processes in disordered superconductors
Mar. 21, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Anna Soter (MPQ Munich) Laser spectroscopy of antiprotonic helium
Mar. 27, 2017 9.30am UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Sungkun Hong (University Vienna) Towards an On-chip Optomechanical Quantum Interface
May 17, 2017 10am UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Rainer Blatt (University Innsbruck) The Quantum Way of Doing Computations
Jun. 23, 2017 11am UNUSUAL DATE Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Timur Tscherbul (University of Nevada Reno) Quantum coherences from thermal noise
Jun. 29, 2017 11.30am UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Arno Rauschenbeutel (TU Vienna) Chiral Quantum Optics
Jul. 07, 2017 11am UNUSUAL DATE Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Christoph Simon (University of Calgary) Quantum networks – around the globe and in the brain?
Jul. 17, 2017 3pm UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Daniel Greif (Harvard University) Exploring Quantum Antiferromagnets with single-site resolution
Aug. 01, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Wen Wei Ho (University of Geneva) Discrete (Floquet) Time Crystals
Aug. 22, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Martin Ganahl (Perimeter Institute) Continuous Matrix Product States for Non-relativistic Quantum Field Theories
Sep. 05, 2017 2pm UNUSUAL DATE & TIME Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West William Hease (Paris Diderot University) Gallium arsenide optomechanical resonators in cryogenic environment
Sep. 07, 2017 11.15 am UNUSUAL DATE & TIME & PLACE Mondi 2, Ground Floor, Central Building Johannes Majer (TU Vienna) Hybrid Quantum Systems: Coupling Diamond Color Centers to Superconducting Cavities
Sep. 14, 2017 11am UNUSUAL DATE Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Oskar Painter (Caltech) Hybrid optomechanical and superconducting quantum circuits
Sep. 19, 2017 11am Big Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Building West Fabian Grusdt (Harvard University) Meson theory of magnetic polarons in hole-doped anti-ferromagnets
Date/Time Location Speaker Topic
Aug.3, 2015 11am Mondi 2 Lauriane Chomaz (University of Innsbruck) Realizing extended Bose-Hubbard models with ultracold dipolar gases of magnetic atoms
Aug.11, 2015 11am Mondi 2 Erik van Loon (Radboud University, Nijmegen) Ultralong-range order in the Dipolar Fermi-Hubbard model
Aug.21, 2015 3pm Seminar room LBE Bikashkali Midya (IST Austria) Non-Hermitian Hamiltonians with real spectra and their applications
Sept.28, 2015 10:30am Seminar room LBE Rabl/Rotter/Lemeshko joint meeting Jan Kaczmarczyk (Lemeshko group) “Dissipative preparation of aniferromagnetic order in the Fermi-Hubbard model”
Sept.28, 2015 11am Seminar room LBE Rabl/Rotter/Lemeshko joint meeting Dmitry Krimer (Rotter Group) “Collective quantum dynamics with nitrogen-vacancy centers in the strong coupling limit of cavity QED”
Sept.28, 2015 1pm Seminar room LBE Rabl/Rotter/Lemeshko joint meeting Clemens Jochum (Lemeshko Group) “Dissipative Borromean states in ultracold atomic gases”
Sept.28, 2015 1:30pm Seminar room LBE Rabl/Rotter/Lemeshko joint meeting Giuseppe Calajo (Rabl group) “Atom-photon dressed states in narrow bandwidth waveguides”
Sept.28, 2015 2:30pm Seminar room LBE Rabl/Rotter/Lemeshko joint meeting Laleh Safari (Lemeshko Group) “Rotation of molecules inside superfluid helium nanodroplets”
Oct.6, 2015 11am Mondi 3 Kenneth Brown (Georgia Institute of Technology) Sympathetic and direct laser-cooling of molecular ions
Oct.23, 2015 2pm Big Seminar room BW Tommaso Calarco (University of Ulm) Controlled quantum many-body dynamics: nonlinearity, reversibility, complexity
Nov.2, 2015 11am Mondi 3 Mikhail Katsnelson (Radbound University) The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Quantum Theory: Logical Inference Approach
Nov.26, 2015 4pm Mondi 2 Sarah Skoff (Atominstitut, Vienna and Centre for Cold Matter, London) Cold molecules and single molecule spectroscopy
Dec.7, 2015 11am Big seminar room, BW Michal Tomza (ICFO Barcelona) Controlling ultacold molecular processes with dynamic Stark effect
January 11, 2016 4pm Mondi 3 Misha Lemeshko (IST Austria) Rotation of quantum impurities in the presence of a many-body environment
January 14, 2016 2pm Big seminar room, BW Peter Zoller (University of Innsbruck) Quantum Simulation with Cold Atoms and Ions
January 15, 2016 11am Mondi 3 Peter Zoller (University of Innsbruck) Chiral Quantum Networks with Photons and Atoms
January 26, 2016 4pm Big seminar room, BW Johan H. Mentink (Radboud University) Ultrafast modification of the exchange interaction with laser pulses
January 28, 2016 11am Big seminar room, BW Chan U Lei (California Institute of Technology) Quantum squeezing of a mesoscopic mechanical resonat
March 21, 2016 12:45pm Raiffeisen Lecture Hall, Central building Ana Maria Rey (University of Colorado, Boulder) Building with Crystals of Light and Quantum Matter: From clocks to computers
April 6, 2016 11am Mondi 2 Giacomo Bighin (University of Padua) Gaussian fluctuations in the two-dimensional BCS-BEC crossover
April 12, 2016 11am Mondi 2 Richard Schmidt (Harvard University) A mesoscopic Rydberg impurity in an atomic quantum gas
April 14, 2016 4pm Big seminar room, BW Pedro Amaro (Universidade Nova de Lisboa) Atomic processes in unusual atomic systems
April 20, 2016 11am Mondi 2 Sotir Chervenkov (Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik) A Versatile Method for Production of Dense Ensembles of Ultracold Polyatomic Polar Molecules
June 2, 2016 10am Big seminar room, BW Gershon Kurizki (Weizmann Institute of Science) What is truly quantum about quantum thermodynamics?
Date/Time Location Speaker Topic
Oct. 24, 2015 11am Mondi 3 Pietro Massignan (Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona) Efimov trimers under strong confinement
Oct. 31, 2015 3pm Mondi 3 Jan Kaczmarczyk (IST Austria) Unconventional superconductivity in the Hubbard and t-J models: Gutzwiller wave function solution
Nov. 28, 2015 2:30pm Seminar room LBE Marcin Wysokiński (Jagiellonian University) Magnetism of the heavy fermion compound UGe2 described on the basis of the Anderson lattice model
Dec. 5, 2015 2:30pm Seminar room LBE Enderalp Yakaboylu (Max Planck Institute) The photoelectron momentum distribution and the spin dynamics in laser-induced tunnel-ionization
Dec. 18, 2015 4pm Seminar room LBE Laleh Safari (IST Austria) Exploring atoms and ions by means of light scattering and radiation assisted electron scattering
Jan. 14, 2015 4pm Mondi1 Filippo Fratini (Vienna University of Technology) Tailoring light transport at the microscopic scale
Feb. 2, 2015 10am Seminar room LBE Mikhail Baranov (IQOQI Innsbruck) Majorana fermions in wire networks as non-Abelian anyons
Feb. 6, 2015 11am Seminar room LBE Wolfgang Lechner (IQOQI Innsbruck) Non-Hermitian Hamiltonians with real spectra and their applications
Feb. 9, 2015, 10am Seminar room LBE Krzysztof Jachymski (University of Warsaw) Cold and ultracold reactive collisions
Feb.12, 2015 11am Mondi 3 Hendrik Weimer (University of Hannover) Variational principle for dissipative quantum systems
Mar.4, 2015 11am Mondi 3 Richard Schmidt Harvard (Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics) Decoherence and absorption spectra of impurities in ultracold quantum gases
Apr.10, 2015 11am Mondi 2 Stefan Willitsch (Universität Basel) Cold Molecular Ions in Traps: From Precision Measurements on Isolated Molecules to the Control of Chemical Reactions

Physics Talk

Physics Talk usually takes place on Thursdays at 11:00 at Heinzel Seminar room (ground floor, office building West). The list of past Physics talks is available below.

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