Harvard Condensed Matter Theory Kid's Seminars

See also, the Condensed Matter Theory Seminar web page.

Unless noted otherwise, seminars are held at 1:00 on Wednesdays in Lyman 425.

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FALL 2007

(Past years: Fall 2006, Spring 2007)

September 19 -- Note: Room Change Jefferson 453
David Eichenberger, University of Fribourg
Superconductivity and antiferromagnetism in the two-dimensional Hubbard model: a variational study

September 26 -- Note: Room Change Jefferson 453
Dmitry Abanin, MIT
Quantum Hall Effect in Graphene p-n Junctions

October 03 -- Note: no lunch will be served today due to the Physics International Fiesta
David Pekker, Harvard
Thermal runaway induced by phase-slips: dynamics of the switching from the superconducting to the resistive state in nanowires

October 10 -- No seminary this week

October 17
Ady Stern, Weizmann Institute of Science
Non-abelian anyons - what they are and how to identify them in experiments

October 24
Ribhu Kaul , Harvard
Deconfined Quantum Criticality in Mott Insulators and Metals

October 31
Yayu Wang, Berkeley / MIT
Nernst effect and diamagnetism in the cuprates

November 14
Jiang Qian, Harvard
Large reduction of the diffusion coefficient in a random system with boundary absorptions

November 21
Caio Lewenkopf, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro / Harvard
Nonlinear electronic transport and the violation of the Onsager-Casimir relations

November 28
Juan Restrepo, Northeastern University
Synchronization transition in complex networks

December 05
Emily Dunkel, Harvard
Mixed Quantum-Classical Methods: Wigner-Liouville and ISLAND-map

December 12
Max Metlitski, Harvard
Impurity induced pinwheels at deconfined critical points

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