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Condensed Matter Physics Seminars 2015-2016 Academic Year

date speaker host Title affiliation abstract
Thursday, May 26, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Tyrel McQueen Ian Fisher "Putting Electrons and Holes in Spin Liquids" Johns Hopkins University Abstract
Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Francesco Giazotto Young Lee "Superconducting coherent caloritronics" NEST, istituto Nanosciencze-CNR & Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa Abstract
Thursday, Apr 7, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Girsh Blumberg Ian Fisher "Chirality density wave of the "hidden order" phase in URu2Si2" Rutgers University Abstract
Thursday, Mar 31, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Andrew Mackenzie Steven Kivelson "Water, honey and electrons - evidence for electronic hydrodynamics in naturally occurring materials" University of St. Andrews Abstract
Thursday, Mar 17, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Frank Weber Ian Fisher "Electron-phonon coupling in layered charge-density-wave materials and the interplay with superconductivity" Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Abstract
Thursday, Mar 10, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Manuel Bibes Yuri Suzuki "BiFeO3 for electronics, magnonics, photonics and beyond" CNRS (Thales) Abstract
Thursday, Mar 3, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Samuel Lederer Steven Kivelson "Ising nematic quantum critical point in a metal: a Monte Carlo study" MIT Abstract
Thursday, Feb 25 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Naoto Nagaosa Zhi-Xun Shen "Interaction effects in Weyl/Dirac fermions" RIKEN CEMS, University of Tokyo Abstract
Thursday, Feb 18 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Srinivas Raghu Steven Kivelson "Metallic quantum critical points with finite BCS couplings" Stanford University Abstract
Thursday, Feb 11 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Mansour Shayegan Michael Mulligan "News from Princeton Flatlands" Princeton University Abstract
Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Z. Qiu Yuri Suzuki "A synthesis and study of artificial magnetic skyrmions" UC Berkeley Abstract
Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Avishai Benyamini David Goldhaber-Gordon "Attraction by repulsion: pairing electrons with electrons" Weizmann Institute Abstract
Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 3:15pm McCullough 115 Eugene Demler Shoucheng Zhang "Nonequilibrium dynamics of fermions: from resonant Xray scattering to photo-induced superconductivity to ultracold atoms" Harvard University Abstract
Thursday, Dec 3, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Vincent Humbert David Goldhaber-Gordon "Disorder-Induced Quantum Phase Transition in NbSi Thin Films" CSNSM, Orsay Abstract
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 David Hsieh Xiaoliang Qi "Hidden order in a perovskite irridate revealed by nonlinear optics" CalTech Abstract
Thursday, Nov 12, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Rafael Fernandes Ian Fisher "Nematic order in unconventional superconductors: the intriquing case of FeSe" University of Minnesota Abstract
Thursday, Nov 5, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Boris Altshuler Aharon Kapitulnik "Localization at the Edge of 2D Topological Insulator by Kondo Impurities" Columbia University Abstract
Thursday, Oct 29, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Cui-Zu Chang Shoucheng Zhang "Zero-field dissipationless chiral edge current in the quantum anomalous Hall state" MIT Abstract
Thursday, Oct 22, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Shaffique Adam David Goldhaber-Gordon "Effects of disorder and interactions in graphene" Yale-NUS Abstract
Thursday, Oct 15, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Bjorn Trauzettel Shoucheng Zhang "Superconducting hybrid structures based on quantum spin Hall systems" Würzburg University Abstract
Thursday, Oct 8, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Chandra Varma Steven Kivelson "Strange Metal Phases in 2D Metallic Antiferromagnets, Ferromagnets and in the Cuprates" UC Riverside Abstract
Thursday, Oct 1, 2015 3:15pm McCullough 115 Matthew P.A. Fisher Steven Kivelson "Quantum Cognition" UC Santa Barbara Abstract

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