Author Archives: Beth McCleary

Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Igor Markovic (U of British Columbia) Wednesday, December 15 at 2:00 pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, December 15 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host James Analytis Title Electronically driven spin-reorientation transition of the correlated polar metal Ca3Ru2O7Abstract Layered perovskite ruthenates are known to host … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Thomas Scaffidi (U Toronto) Wednesday, December 8 at 2:00pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, December 8 at 2 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Joel MooreTitle Evidence for deconfined U(1) gauge theory at the transition between toric code and double semionAbstract Building on quantum Monte Carlo simulations, we study the … Continue reading

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Special Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Erez Berg (Weizmann Institute) Tuesday, December 7 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South

Time/Venue Tuesday, December 7 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South and via Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 , Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Ehud AltmanTitle: Handle with care: Gapping fragile topological bands by interactionsAbstract Twisted bilayer graphene (TBG) has emerged as a new, … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Peter Czajka (Princeton) Wednesday, December 1 at 2:00 pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, December 1 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 , Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host James Analytis Title Exotic Thermal Transport in a Kitaev MagnetAbstract In the class of materials called spin liquids, a magnetically … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Kai Sun (U of Michigan) Wednesday, November 24 at 2:00 pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, November 24 at 2:00 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Mike Zaletel Title Integer and fractional topological states in TMD moire latticesAbstract In this talk, we consider non-interacting massive … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Zhehao Dai (UC Berkeley) Wednesday, November 3 at 2:00pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, November 3 at 2 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Joel MooreTitle Photo-induced superconductivity at integer filling = activated discrete time crystal?Abstract Floquet engineering, the manipulation of matter by periodic drive has become a powerful tool … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Binghai Yan (Weizmann Institute) Wednesday, October 27 at 2:00 pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, October 27 at 2 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Ehud AltmanTitle Band structure topology and nonlinear effects in quantum materialsAbstract Topological quantum materials provide fascinating platforms to investigate band structure topology and explore its impacts … Continue reading

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Special Seminar Speaker Haim Beidenkopf (Weizmann Institute) Monday, October 25 at 3:00pm

Time/Venue Monday, October 25 at 3 pm in 375 Physics North Host Ehud AltmanTitle Correlations and topology in a transition metal dichalcogenide compoundAbstract A small change in the crystal structure of a material can completely modify its electronic properties. This is the case in the … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Yaodong Lee (UCSB) Wednesday, October 20 at 2:00 pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, October 20 at 2 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704 Host Ehud AltmanTitle Robust decoding in monitored dynamics of open quantum systems with Z_2 symmetryAbstract We explore a class of “open” quantum circuit models … Continue reading

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Emergent Phenomena Seminar 290S/QM Seminar Speaker Xianzhe Chen (University of Tokyo) Wednesday, October 13 at 2:00 pm

Time/Venue Wednesday, October 13 at 2 pm in 402 Physics South and Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09 Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Ehud AltmanTitle Magnetic spin Hall effect in collinear antiferromagnetAbstract The discovery of the spin Hall effect enabled the efficient generation and manipulation of the … Continue reading

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