Author Archives: Beth McCleary

Quantum Materials Seminar Speaker Matteo Secli (UCB Kanté research group) Wednesday, July 26 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South

Time/Venue Wednesday, July 26 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Chris Waechtler/Joel MooreTitle Steady-state quantum Zeno effect of driven-dissipative bosons with dynamical mean-field theoryAbstract The study of the driven-dissipative quantum many-body problem … Continue reading

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Rising Stars in Physics Special Seminars Monday, May 22 and Thursday, May 25 in 375 Physics North

Shuqiu Wang (Oxford) Time/Venue Monday, May 22 at 11 am in 375 Physics North and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Dung-Hai Lee and Ehud AltmanTitleVisualizing the Surface States of Spin-Triplet Superconductor UTe2Abstract Spin-triplet topological superconductors should exhibit many unprecedented electronic … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Ilyia Esian (CalTech) Friday, May 19 at 11 am in 375 Physics North

Time/Venue Friday, May 19 at 11 am in 375 Physics North and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Johannes Mitscherling / Joel MooreTitle Taming energy dissipation in driven topological systemsAbstract In this talk, I will discuss energy dissipation and heating … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Oriana Diessel (MPQ, Munich) Thursday, May 18 at 11:00 am in 402 Physics South

Time/Venue Thursday, May 18 at 11:00 pm in 402 Physics South and via Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Ehud AltmanTitle Quantum impurities in cold atoms and beyondAbstract The problem of an impurity interacting with an environment of quantum objects … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Julia Hannukainen (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm) Wednesday, May 17 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South

Time/VenueWednesday, May 17 in 402 Physics South and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Joel MooreTitle Local Topological Markers in Odd Spatial Dimensions and Their Application to Amorphous Topological MatterAbstract Local topological markers, topological invariants evaluated by local … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Soonwon Choi (MIT) Thursday, May 11 at 11:00 pm in 375 Physics North

Time/Venue Thursday, May 11 at 11:00 pm in 375 Physics North and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Ehud Altman Title Exact Quantum Algorithms to Recognize Quantum Phases of MatteAbstract In this talk, we explore the relationship between renormalization group (RG) flow and error correction by … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Aris Alexandradinata (UCSC) Wednesday, May 10 at 11 am in 325 Physics South

Title Time/Venue Wednesday, May 10 at 11 am in 325 Physics South and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meet Joel MooreTitle A topological principle for photovoltaicsAbstract For a non-centrosymmetric semiconductor driven out of equilibrium, the steady photovoltaic current is contributed by real-space displacements (or ‘shifts’) of … Continue reading

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Monthly Spring 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speakers Peter Meisenheimer and Lizzy Dresselhaus (both UC Berkeley) on Wednesday, May 10 at 2:00 pm PT in Physics South 402

Time/Venue Wednesday, May 10 at 2:00 pm PST in Physics South 402Host Bob BirgeneauSpeaker 1  Peter Meisenheimer (Ramesh Group)Title  Electrostatic control of ordering in polar topologiesAbstract  Complex topological configurations are fertile ground for exploring emergent phenomena and exotic phases in … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Frederik Nathan (Niels Bohr Institute) on Tuesday, May 2 at 2:30 pm in Campbell 101/CQCS

Time/Venue Tuesday, May 2 at 11 am in tba conference room and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Host Ehud AltmanTitle Universal Lindblad Equation for Open Quantum SystemsAbstract We develop a Markovian master equation in the Lindblad form that enables the efficient study of a wide range … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Tobias Holder (Weizmann Institute) on Wednesday, April 26 at 2 pm in Physics South 402

Time/Venue Wednesday, April 26 at 2 pm in Physics South 402 and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Host Johannes Mitscherling / Joel MooreTitle Vortices and para-hydrodynamics in ultraclean WTe2 flakesAbstract Electron hydrodynamics, which is the viscous flow of current in mesoscopic high-mobility devices, has become a valuable … Continue reading

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