Condensed Matter Seminars

The MagLab’s Condensed Matter Science Group hosts regular seminars featuring the work of visiting scientists. All seminars are open to the public and take place in Room B101 of the MagLab.

2019

Date: April 19, 2019
Speaker: Wei Ku, Shanghi University, China
Title: Normal and superconducting states of cuprates: an emergent Bose liquid
Host: Vladimir Dobrosavljevic
Location: MagLab B-101
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Date: April 12, 2019
Speaker: Vladan Stevanovic, NREL/Colorado School of Mines
Title: On a Quest for Novel Functional Materials: Theory and Computation Guided Discovery and Design
Host: Vladimir Dobrosavljevic
Location: MagLab B-101
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Date: April 5, 2019
Speaker: Helmut Kazgraber, Texas A&M
Title: Quantum-driven classical optimization
Host: Vladimir Dodrosavljevic
Location: MagLab B-101
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Date: March 22, 2019
Speaker: Wei Pan, Sandia National Lab
Title: Elucidating particle-hole symmetry in the fractional quantum Hall effect
Host: Kun Yangc
Location: MagLab B-101
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Date: February 26, 2019
Speaker: Andrea Young, UC Santa Barbara
Title: Manipulating spins and valleys in monolayer graphene quantum: even denominator fractional quantum Hall states and Skyrme solids
Host: Oskar Vafek
Location: MagLab B-333
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Date: February 22, 2019
Speaker: Despina Louca, Univ. of Virginia
Title: Topological phase transitions in MoTe2 Weyl semimetal
Host: Dragana Popvic
Location: MagLab B-333
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Date: February 15, 2019
Speaker: Eduardo Fradkin, U Illinois Urbana Champaign
Title: Pair Density Waves and Intertwined Orders in High Tc Superconductors
Host: Efstratios Manousakis
Location: MagLab B-101


Date: February 1, 2019
Speaker: Jing Xia, Department of Physics and Astronomy, UC Irvine
Title: Studying 2D magnetism and superconductivity with a Sagnac MOKE microscope
Host: Dmitry Smirnov
Location: MagLab B-101
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Date: January 15, 2019
Speaker: Stuart Brown, UCLA
Title: Tuning the magnetic fluctuations and superconducting ground state of Sr2RuO4: NMR studies under uniaxial strain

2018

Date: December 7, 2018
Speaker: Lea Ferreira dos Santos, Yeshiva Univ.
Title: Thouless and Relaxation Time Scales in Many-Body Quantum Systems
Host: Dragana Popovic
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Date: November 30, 2018
Speaker: Barry Bradlyn, Illinois Urbana Champaign
Title: Viscosity of 2D Topological Phases
Host: Oskar Vafek
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Date: November 28, 2018
Speaker: Aavishkar Patel, Harvard University
Title: Solvable models of metals with interactions and disorder, and their transport properties
Host: Nick Bonesteel
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Date: November 16, 2018
Speaker: Lei Chen, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Title: The development of 3D Nb and NbN nano-SQUIDs
Host: Irinel Chiorescu
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Date: November 9, 2018
Speaker: Wewei Xie, Louisiana State University
Title: Chemistry Perspectives to Novel Quantum Materials
Host: Ryan Baumbach
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Date: November 7, 2018
Speaker: Jan Zaanen, Lorentz Institute, Univ. of Leiden, Netherlands
Title: Many body entanglement, strange metals and black holes
Host: Vladimir Dodrosavljevic
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Date: November 2, 2018
Speaker: Bryan Clark, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Title: Frustrated Magnetism on the Stuffed Honeycomb Lattice
Host: Hitesh Changlani
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Date: October 5, 2018
Speaker: Natalia Perkins, University of Minnesota
Title: The pursuit of fractionalized excitations in Kitaev Materials
Host: Oskar Vafek
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Date: July 13, 2018
Speaker: Yaroslav Mudryk, Iowa State University
Title: Temperature and Magnetic Field Induced Structural Transformations in Rare Earth Intermetallics.
Host: Theo Siegrist
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Date: May 25, 2018
Speaker: Yuan Cao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title: Twisted Graphene Superlattices: New Platforms for Strongly Correlated Physics and Unconventional Superconductivity
Host: Luis Balicas
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Date: May 4, 2018
Speaker: Alloul Henri, Ecole Polytechnique
Title: Interplay between magnetism and superconductivity near the pressure induced Mott transition in the A15-Cs3C60 compound.
Host: Luis Balicas


Date: May 3, 2018
Speaker: Marcelo Jaime, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Title: Magnetoelastics of AFM domains in UO2 and a novel electronic nematic state in CeRhIn5
Host: Ryan Baumbach
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Date: March 27, 2018
Speaker: Peter Roseberg, University of Minnesota
Title: Rashba spin-orbit coupling in ultracold fermions: Exact results from quantum Monte Carlo
Host: Efstratios Manousakis
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Date: March 16, 2018
Speaker: Rebecca Flint, Iowa State University
Title: Heavy fermion physics in non-Kramers doublet materials
Host: Ryan Baumbach
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Date: March 2, 2018
Speaker: Daniel Zeuch, RWTH Aachen & Forschungszentrum Juelich
Title: Exact Rotating Wave pproximation for Strongly Driven Qubit
Host: Nick Bonesteel
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Date: February 9, 2018
Speaker: Casey Miller, University of Rochester
Title: Phase Transitions in Artificially Inhomogeneous Magnetic Materials
Host: Stephen Hill
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Date: February 2, 2018
Speaker: Julia Chan, UT Dallas
Title: Hidden crystallographic gems to link materials’ properties: stannides, germanides, and antimonides
Host: Ryan Baumbach
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Date: January 31, 2018
Speaker: Marc-Henri Julien, CNRS, Grenoble, France
Title: NMR insight into charge order in the cuprates
Host: Dragana Popovic
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Last modified on 22 April 2019