Category Archives: QM Seminar

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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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Omri Lesser (Weizmann Institute) Tuesday, April 25 at 4:00 pm in Campbell Hall 101/CQCS

Time/Venue Tuesday, April 25 at 4:00 pm in Campbell Hall 101 and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Host Mike ZaletelTitle Josephson junction arrays as a platform for topological phases of matterAbstract The search for low-dimensional topological superconductivity is fueled by the promise of new and exotic physics, … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Anne Mathies (U of Cologne) Thursday April 20 at 10:00 am in 325 Physics South

Time/Venue Thursday at 10:00 am in 325 Physics South and via Zoom: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Ehud AltmanTitle Programmable adiabatic demagnetization on NISQ devicesAbstract We propose a simple, robust protocol to prepare a low-energy state of an arbitrary Hamiltonian on a quantum computer … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Ilya Belopolski (RIKEN, Center for Emergent Matter Science [CEMS], Saitama, Japan) on Wednesday, April 19 at 2 pm in Physics South 402

Time/Venue Wednesday, April 19 at 2 pm Pacific time in Physics South 402 and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Joel MooreTitle Discovery of a topological quantum linkAbstract Quantum materials exhibit a spectacular variety of emergent properties, with unusual connections to mathematics and … Continue reading

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Monthly Spring 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Junyi Shan (UC Berkeley) on Wednesday, April 12 at 2:00 pm PST in Physics South 402

Time/Venue Wednesday, April 12 at 2:00 pm PST in Physics South 402Host Bob BirgeneauSpeaker Junyi Shan (Ma Group)Title Non-thermal optical engineering of quantum material propertiesAbstract Light is a powerful tool to engineer the electronic, magnetic, and optical properties of quantum materials. However, heating … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Dmitry Ovchinnikov (Univ. of Kansas) Wednesday, April 5 at 2 pm in Physics South 402

Time/Venue Wednesday, April 5 at 2 pm Pacific time in Physics South 402 in and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host James AnalytisTitle Van der Waals Topological Magnets and CircuitsAbstract: The breaking of time-reversal symmetry in topological insulators leads to novel … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Glen Wagner (University of Zurich) Thursday, March 30 at 2 pm in 325 Physics South

Time/Venue Thursday, March 30 at 2 pm in Pacific time in Physics South 325 and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Bartholomew Andrews, Zaletel GroupTitle s-wave paired composite fermions in quantum Hall bilayers. Abstract The half-filled Landau level is well described by a … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Lei Gioia Yang (Perimeter Institute) Wednesday, March 29 at 2 pm in Physics South 402

Time/Venue Wednesday, March 29 at 2 pm in Pacific time in Physics South 402 and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Aaron Szasz, Moore Research GroupTitle Momentum creates long-range entanglement and quantum anomaliesAbstract In this talk, I will show how crystalline momentum holds … Continue reading

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290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Andrew Mackenzie (University of St. Andrews) Wednesday March 22 at 2 pm in 402 Physics South

Time/Venue Wednesday, March 22 at 2 pm in Pacific time in Physics South 402 and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Joel MooreTitle When is a phase diagram not a phase diagram? Lessons learned from Sr2RuO4Abstract I will review recent developments in … Continue reading

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Special 290S/290K Quantum Materials Seminar speaker Lidia Stocker (ETH Zurich) Tuesday, March 21 at 11:00 am in 325 Physics South

Time/Venue Tuesday, March 21 at 11:00 am in 325 Physics South and via Zoom:https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/99523499113pwd=REovb3pyam03WXQwbEhrU3dqNHZvdz09Meeting ID: 995 2349 9113 Passcode: 600704Host Chris Waechtler / Joel MooreTitle Strongly correlated effects in quantum impurity systems with NRG-MPS methods.Abstract The characterization of strongly-correlated effects in quantum impurity systems (QIS) … Continue reading

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