*Harvard* *Condensed Matter
Theory Kid's Seminars*

*Fall 2006*

**Gordon Ritter**, Harvard University*The Rigorous Approach to Gauge Theory in Four Dimensions: Open Problems*

**Darrick Chang**, Harvard University*Quantum and nonlinear optics using surface plasmons*

**Predrag Nikolic**, Harvard University*Mutual influence of vortices and quasiparticles in d-wave superconductors*

**Kevin Beach**, Boston University*Valence bond worm and projector algorithms*

**Marcus Roper**, Harvard University*Growing drag-minimising shapes*

**Lily Childress**, Harvard University*Coherent dynamics of coupled electron and nuclear spin qubits in diamond*

**Mark Rudner**, MIT*Self-Polarization and Cooling of Spins in Quantum Dots*

**Maria Kandyla**, Harvard University*Femtosecond dynamics of the laser-induced solid-to-liquid phase transition in aluminum*

**Jason Alicea**, UCSB*Order-by-disorder and "spiral spin liquid" physics in frustrated diamond lattice antiferromagnets*

**Silas Alben**, Harvard University*Fin ray design and use in fish swimming*

**Kendra Burbank**, Harvard University*Constructing the Mitotic Spindle*

**Dmitri Abanin**, MIT*Unusual Quantum Hall Ferromagnetism in Graphene*

**Yuichi Nakamura**, University of Tokyo*Non-Hermitian quantum mechanics of strongly correlated systems*

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