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Theoretical Physics, Condensed Matter Polymers, Biological Physics, Computational Modeling, Density Functional Theory, Quantum Statistical Methods.

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Vestigial order in quantum materials

UserProf. Jörg Schmalian, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 June 2019, 14:15-15:15

Nonequilibrium Materials Engineering

UserDr. Michael Sentef, Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter, Hamburg.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 June 2019, 14:15-15:15

Ab initio thermodynamics with the help of machine learning

UserDr. Bingqing Cheng, Trinity College, the University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 03 June 2019, 14:15-15:15

Dissipative "time crystals"

UserDr. Achilleas Lazarides, Loughborough University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 30 May 2019, 14:15-15:15

Flexoelectricity from first principles

UserProf. Cyrus E. Dreyer, Stony Brook University and Flatiron Institute.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 13 May 2019, 14:15-15:15

Screening materials from high-throughput ab initio calculations

UserProf. Gian-Marco Rignanese, UCLouvain.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 May 2019, 14:15-15:15

Non-Hermitian symmetry-protected topological band theory

UserSimon Lieu, Imperial College London .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 02 May 2019, 14:15-15:15

Spontaneous non-equilibrium magnetism via "Berryogenesis" in driven electronic systems

UserProf. Mark Spencer Rudner, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 April 2019, 14:15-15:15

Enhancing materials design using microscopy and modelling

UserDr Rebecca Nicholls, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 14:15-15:15

Undecidability of the Spectral Gap in One Dimension

UserDr Johannes Bausch, DAMTP, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 14:15-15:15

Non-linear response of two dimensional crystals and layered materials

UserDr Claudio Attaccalite, CNRS.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 14:15-15:15

Minimal models for chaotic quantum dynamics in spatially extended many-body systems

UserProf. John Chalker, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 14:15-15:15

50 years on. Recollections of a former young theoretical physicist

UserProf. David Khmelnitskii, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 31 January 2019, 14:15-15:15

3D quantum Hall effects in Dirac loops

UserProf. Bruno Uchoa, The University of Oklahoma.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 14:15-15:15

Phonon assisted luminescence in hexagonal Boron Nitride

UserDr Elena Cannuccia, University of Rome "Tor Vergata".

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 14:15-15:15

Quantum many-body scars

UserDr. Zlatko Papić, University of Leeds.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 14:15-15:15

Dissipative transition in synthetic matter

UserProf. Rosario Fazio, ICTP.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 November 2018, 14:15-15:15

Theory of photon- and electron-stimulated surface chemistry

UserDr Reinhard Maurer, University of Warwick.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 14:15-15:15

Dynamical quantum phase transitions

UserDr Markus Heyl, Max-Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 November 2018, 14:15-15:15

Second-Principles DFT methods and current applications

UserDr Pablo García Fernández, University of Cantabria.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 November 2018, 14:15-15:15

Uni-axial Negative Thermal Expansion in Layered Perovskites

UserProf. Arash Mostofi, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 14:15-15:15

An overview of topological crystalline phases, defect physics and novel Floquet systems

UserDr Robert-Jan Slager, MPI for the Physics of Complex Systems .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 July 2018, 14:15-15:15

New tools to simulate strongly correlated systems

UserDr Norman Tubman, UC Berkeley.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 20 July 2018, 14:15-15:15

Nonextensivity in classical inertial XY and Heisenberg models

UserDr Antonio Rodríguez, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 June 2018, 14:15-15:15

Effective Edge State Dynamics in the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect

UserProf. Steve Simon, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 June 2018, 14:15-15:15

Computationally Driven Design of New and Improved Transparent Conducting Oxides

UserDr David Scanlon, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 May 2018, 14:15-15:15

Fractons

UserProf. Rahul Nandkishore, Boulder.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 14 May 2018, 14:15-15:15

Magnetism and topology in strongly correlated metals

UserProf. Qimiao Si, Rice University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 May 2018, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Thermalization Dynamics

UserProf. Dr. Frank Pollmann, Technische Universität München.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 April 2018, 14:15-15:15

Multi-scale dynamic disorder in halide perovskite solar cells

UserProf. Aron Walsh, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 April 2018, 14:15-15:15

Quantum modelling of the interiors of rocky and icy planets

UserDr Andreas Hermann, The University of Edinburgh.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 March 2018, 14:15-15:15

Dirac and Weyl Semimetals: Synthesis and Characterization

UserDr Ivan Kokanovic, University of Zagreb.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 March 2018, 14:15-15:15

Ergodicity, dissipation, and large-deviation theory in non-equilibrium systems

UserDr Robert Jack, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 February 2018, 14:15-15:15

Topological Materials with liquid electrons

UserProf. Claudia Felser, Max Planck Institute.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 February 2018, 14:15-15:15

Using molecular orbital arguments to explain acene-based chromophore spectra

UserDr Tim Hele, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 February 2018, 14:15-15:15

TCM Dragon's Den

UserTCM first year students.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 February 2018, 14:15-15:15

Metastability in open quantum dynamics

UserDr Katarzyna Macieszczak, University of Nottingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 January 2018, 14:15-15:15

Coexistence of superconductivity and magnetism at the nanoscale

UserProf. Alexandre Buzdin, University of Bordeaux.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 January 2018, 14:15-15:15

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

Incorporating Meaning into Fundamental Physics

Lecture given at the Frontiers of Fundamental Physics 15 Conference: video, with slides included, available at link below.

UserBrian Josephson, Physics Department, University of Cambridge.

Houseview on your computer via webcast, link below.

ClockWednesday 29 November 2017, 10:00-11:00

Unconventional Order in some Framework Materials

UserProf. Andrew Goodwin, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 November 2017, 14:15-15:15

Exploring Chemical Space with Random Matrix Theory

UserDr Alpha Lee, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 November 2017, 14:15-15:15

Anharmonic and quantum effects in (bio)organic systems with first-principles accuracy

UserDr Mariana Rossi, Fritz Haber Institut.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 November 2017, 14:15-15:15

Surprises from 'simple' metals -- a case study of layered delafossites

UserProf. Andrew Mackenzie, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 October 2017, 14:15-15:15

Scaling laws for spreading the quantum information

UserDr Adam Nahum, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 October 2017, 14:15-15:15

Topological electronic properties of silicon

UserProf. Claudio Chamon, Boston University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 October 2017, 14:15-15:15

On signatures of Majorana fermions

UserDr Benjamin Béri (University of Birmingham) .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 June 2017, 14:15-15:15

Magnetic Moment Fragmentation in Spin Ice and Artificial Spin Ice

UserProf. Peter Holdsworth, ENS Lyon.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Transformation optics, surface plasmons, and metasurfaces

UserProfessor Sir John Pendry, Imperial College, London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 14:15-15:15

Emergent phenomena in classical spin liquids

UserLudovic Jaubert, University of Bordeaux.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 May 2017, 14:15-15:15

The Times They Are A-Changin'

UserProf. Nicola Marzari, EPFL.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 02 March 2017, 14:15-15:15

Curl forces and beyond

UserProfessor Sir Michael Berry, University of Bristol).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 02 February 2017, 14:15-15:15

Counting the Uncountable

UserProf. Daan Frenkel.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 January 2017, 14:15-15:15

TCM Dragons' Den

UserFirst year PhD students.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 January 2017, 14:15-15:15

The intimate relation between mechanics and geometry

UserProf. Mark Warner, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 November 2016, 14:15-15:15

Theoretical Physics in the Cavendish Laboratory: from the Beginning to 1962

UserProf. Malcolm Longair, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 November 2016, 14:15-15:15

Upside Down and Inside Out: The Biomechanics of Cell Sheet Folding

UserProf. Ray Goldstein, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 November 2016, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Criticality, Strange Metals and High Temperature Superconductors

UserChandra Varma, University of California, Riverside.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 October 2016, 14:15-15:15

Current trends in cold atom physics

UserProf. Nigel Cooper, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 October 2016, 14:15-15:15

Liquid-crystalline states of ultracold atomic systems

UserSarang Gopalakrishnan.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 June 2016, 14:15-15:15

Frustration and Correlations in Stacked Triangular Lattice Ising Antiferromagnets

UserJohn Chalker (Theoretical Physics, Oxford University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 10 June 2016, 11:15-12:15

Non-local density functional theory

UserProf. Stewart Clark, Durham University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 June 2016, 14:15-15:15

Many-body interaction effects in Dirac-Weyl semimetals

UserEdwin Barnes, Virginia Tech.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 May 2016, 14:15-15:15

Fermionic spinon and holon statistics in the pyrochlore quantum spin liquid

UserBruce Normand, Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 May 2016, 14:15-15:15

New understanding of liquid thermodynamics and supercritical state

UserKostya Trachenko, Queen Mary, University of London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 May 2016, 14:15-15:15

Stripe Phases in Quantum Dipolar Gases

UserProf. Jordi Boronat, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 May 2016, 14:15-15:15

First-Principles Study of Frequency-Dependent Resonant Raman Scattering

UserYannick Gillet, Université catholique de Louvain.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2016, 11:00-12:00

Computational Designs for Homogeneous Catalysts for Chemo-, Regio- and Stereoselectivity

UserProf. Robert Paton, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2016, 14:15-15:15

Ultracold dipolar gases with quantum Monte Carlo

UserStefano Giorgini, Università degli Studi di Trento.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 February 2016, 14:15-15:15

Geometric responses of Quantum Hall systems. Bulk and boundary.

UserAlexander Abanov, Stony Brook University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 February 2016, 14:15-15:15

Orbital Angular Momentum and Spectral Flow in Two Dimensional Chiral Superfluids

CPDG meeting

UserMasaki Oshikawa, ISSP Tokyo.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

Application of CFT to spin chains and the Fractional quantum Hall wave functions on the lattice.

UserGerman Sierra, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 14:15-15:15

Spectral statistics of chaotic many-body systems

Please note unusual time

UserSebastian Müller, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Coupling Spin and Charge Transport in Complex Materials

UserDr Martin Gradhand, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 December 2015, 14:15-15:15

Dragons' Den

UserVarious members of TCM.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 November 2015, 14:15-15:15

Recent progress in linear scaling DFT: Molecular dynamics, basis sets and applications

UserProf. David Bowler, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 November 2015, 14:15-15:15

Powerful and deceptive Feynman diagrammatic series

UserEvgeny Kozik, King's College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 14:15-15:15

Tensor Network Representation of Strongly Correlated States of Matter

Note unusual time / day

UserDidier Poilblanc, Laboratoire de Physique Théorique, IRSAMC, Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 14:15-15:15

Dynamical constraints, metastability and many-body localisation

UserJuan P Garrahan, University of Nottingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 October 2015, 14:15-15:15

Experiments with the iterated stockholder atoms procedure in intermolecular interaction models

UserAlston Misquitta, Queen Mary University, London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 October 2015, 14:15-15:15

Four-Dimensional Quantum Hall Effect with Ultracold Atoms

UserDr Hannah Price, Universita di Trento.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 14:15-15:15

Thermalization vs localization in a solvable circuit model

UserAnushya Chandran, Perimeter Institute.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 14 August 2015, 14:00-15:00

Superconducting states in time reversal invariant Landau levels

UserProf. Bruno Uchoa, Oklahoma.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 August 2015, 14:15-15:15

Z4 parafermions in time-reversal invariant topological insulators

UserProf. Thomas Schmidt, University of Luxembourg.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 June 2015, 14:15-15:15

Trions and Biexcitons in Two-Dimensional Semiconductors

UserDr Neil Drummond, Lancaster University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 May 2015, 14:15-15:15

Phase transitions in non-Abelian string nets

Note Early Starting Time

UserJulien Vidal, CNRS, LPTMC Paris.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 May 2015, 13:45-14:45

Graphene: the good, the bad, and the beauty

UserProf. Christiane Morais Smith, University of Utrecht.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 May 2015, 14:15-15:45

Exploiting locality: large-scale first-principles simulations of nanostructures

UserDr Arash Mostofi, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 April 2015, 14:15-15:15

Non-equilibrium steady states in many-body quantum systems

UserBenjamin Doyon, King's College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 14:15-15:45

TCM's "Dragon's Den"

Usermultiple internal speakers - see abstract.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 14:15-15:15

Two-dimensional Valence Bond Solid (AKLT) states from t2g electrons

UserMaciej Koch-Janusz, Weizmann Institute.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 14:15-15:15

From Materials to Cosmology: Studying the early universe under the microscope

UserProf. Dr. Nicola Spaldin, ETH Zürich.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 January 2015, 14:15-15:15

Non-Fermi-liquid behaviour in nearly ferromagnetic metals: a new fixed point

UserDr Chris Hooley, University of St Andrews .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 14:15-15:15

The winding road to topological insulators

Note unusual location

UserEugene Mele, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 04 December 2014, 14:15-15:15

Making quantum chemistry work for metals

UserJames Shepherd, Rice University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 11:00-11:40

Long-time behaviour of periodically driven many-body quantum systems

UserAchilleas Lazarides, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 14:15-15:15

Fermions in two dimensions

UserMeera Parish, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 20 November 2014, 14:15-15:15

Majorana metals and quantum spin liquids

UserMaria Hermanns, University Köln.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 November 2014, 14:15-15:15

Strong-coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential

UserJesper F. Levinsen, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus University, Denmark.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 October 2014, 14:15-15:15

Spectroscopic signatures of collective modes in superconductors

UserLara Benfatto, University of Rome, La Sapienza.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 October 2014, 14:15-15:15

One-dimensional boson flow between weakly couple reservoirs

UserProfessor Igor Lerner, University of Birmingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 October 2014, 14:15-15:15

Spin Hall Effect

UserGuang-Yu Guo, National Taiwan University,.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 July 2014, 14:15-15:15

The density is not enough

UserProfessor Nicola Marzari, EPFL.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 10 July 2014, 14:15-15:15

Critical Casimir Forces in a Magnetic System: An Experimental Protocol

UserProf. Peter Holdsworth, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 04 July 2014, 14:15-15:15

First-principles Materials Applications and Design to Nonlinear Optical Crystals

UserProf. Zheshuai Lin, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 June 2014, 14:15-15:15

Many-body state preparation and quantum simulation with cold atoms

UserProf. Andrew Daley, University of Strathclyde.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 June 2014, 14:15-15:15

Calculation of NMR parameters in the solid-state: the importance of special relativity

UserDr Jonathan Yates, Department of Materials, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 May 2014, 14:15-15:15

Active nematics and topological defects

UserProf. Julia Yeomans, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 May 2014, 14:15-15:15

IS GREEN TEA GOOD FOR YOU? INSIGHTS FROM ATOMISTIC SIMULATIONS

UserCarla Molteni, King's College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 May 2014, 14:15-15:15

Topological order from strong correlations in two-dimensional lattice models

Note time changed back to usual schedule at short notice.

UserStefanos Kourtis, IFW Dresden.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 May 2014, 14:15-15:15

Odd Times for Triplet Pairing

UserProf. James Annett, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 May 2014, 14:15-15:15

Topological Kondo Insulators and SmB6: magnetism meets topology.

UserPiers Coleman, Center for Materials Theory, Rutgers, New Jersey, USA.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 April 2014, 14:15-15:15

Paradigms of the interaction effects in Fermi surface topological reconstruction

UserDr Joseph Betouras, Loughborough University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 March 2014, 14:15-15:15

Exploring Thermal Transport via Gauge-Gravity Duality and Hydrodynamics

UserM. Joe Bhaseen, King's College, London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 February 2014, 14:15-15:15

The nature of the quantum spin-liquid state in Herbertsmithite

UserMatthias Punk, Universität Innsbruck.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 20 February 2014, 14:15-15:15

What’s the point of linear-scaling electronic structure methods?

UserProf. Peter Haynes, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 February 2014, 14:15-15:15

Pairing symmetry and dominant band in Sr2RuO4

UserThomas Scaffidi, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 February 2014, 14:15-15:15

First-principles dynamics applied to energy materials

UserKeith Refson, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 30 January 2014, 14:15-15:15

Stationary Behaviour of Observables after a Quantum Quench

UserMaurizio Fagotti, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 January 2014, 14:15-15:15

Nucleation pathways in partially disordered lattice models

UserDavid Quigley, University of Warwick.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 January 2014, 14:15-15:15

Transport theory of pyrochlore conductors

UserMasafumi Udagawa, University of Tokyo.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 December 2013, 14:15-15:15

Adiabatic reaction forces in mesoscopic systems

UserSilvia Viola Kusminskiy, Freie Universität Berlin.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 December 2013, 14:15-15:15

Dynamics in one dimension: from fractional excitations to new out-of-equilibrium states of matter

UserJean-Sébastien Caux, University of Amsterdam.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 November 2013, 14:15-15:45

Accurate Effective Hamiltonians via Unitary Flow in Floquet space

UserFlorian Mintert, Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 November 2013, 14:15-15:15

Bosons in Synthetic Gauge Fields

UserRyan Barnett, Imperial College.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 November 2013, 14:15-15:15

The Quantum Design of Photosynthesis II

UserElisabet Romero, VU University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 October 2013, 15:45-16:45

The Quantum Design of Photosynthesis

UserProf. R. van Grondelle, VU University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 October 2013, 14:15-15:15

Title to be confirmed

UserProf. Steve Simon.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockWednesday 16 October 2013, 16:00-17:00

Non-equilibrium dynamics of open quantum system

UserDr Igor Lesanovsky, University of Nottingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 10 October 2013, 14:15-15:45

Charge and exciton dynamics in organic devices

UserAlessandro Troisi, University of Warwick.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 June 2013, 14:15-15:15

Bad metals

UserProf. Alexei Tsvelik.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 June 2013, 14:15-15:45

Stable and unstable equilibrium points in the quantum Gaudin model

UserDr Benoit Doucot, CNRS / LPTHE Jussieu, France.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 30 May 2013, 14:15-15:15

Correlated electrons on the nanoscale: models, issues, reality.

UserProf. David Logan, Oxford University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 May 2013, 14:15-15:15

Hamiltonian Theory of Fractional Chern Bands

UserProf. R. Shankar, Yale University .

HouseMott Seminar Room 531, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 May 2013, 14:15-15:45

Thermopower in the Quantum Hall Regime

UserDr Nicholas d'Ambrumenil, University of Warwick.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 02 May 2013, 14:15-15:45

Vortices and the BKT transition in regions of competing order

UserDr Sam Carr, Kent University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 April 2013, 14:15-15:45

Is the theory of neutral evolution right?

UserThomas Fink, CNRS / LIMS.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 March 2013, 14:15-15:15

Entanglement spectra: A novel spectroscopic tool to investigate quantum many body wave functions

UserProf. Andreas Läuchli, Universität Innsbruck.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 February 2013, 14:15-15:15

Heavy quasiparticles in Yb compounds: The Renormalized Band approach

UserDr Gertrud Zwicknagl, TU Braunschweig.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 February 2013, 14:15-15:15

Statistical Topological Insulators

UserDr Jonathan Edge, Leiden University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 February 2013, 14:15-15:45

Quantum limited transport in ultracold atomic gases

UserTilman Enss, TU München.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 31 January 2013, 14:15-15:15

Exact Density-Functional Potentials for Time-Dependent Quasiparticles

UserRex Godby, University of York.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 January 2013, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Monte Carlo Modeling of π-bonded Transition-metal Organometallics

UserProf Ivan Stich,Institute of Physics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 November 2012, 14:15-15:15

Polarons: from models to materials to quantum simulation

UserVladimir M. Stojanovic, University of Basel.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 November 2012, 14:15-15:15

Multicomponent Skyrmion lattices and their excitations

UserDr Dimitry Kovrizhin, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 November 2012, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Instantaneous Mapping of Excitonic Transport in Biomimetic Systems by Multi-dimensional Coherent Spectroscopy

UserProf. Elad Harel, Department of Chemistry: Northwestern University (USA)..

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 30 October 2012, 16:15-17:15

From Topological Insulators to Majorana Fermions

UserProf. Charles Kane, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2012, 14:15-15:15

The many structures of foams

UserDenis Weaire FRS, Trinity College Dublin.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 October 2012, 14:15-15:15

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

Creative Mind and Physical Reality

Video now available at http://youtu.be/6FdLOIc6bvM

UserProf. Brian Josephson, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge.

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockFriday 22 June 2012, 17:30-18:30

Field-induced p-wave Superconductivity in Mesoscopic Systems

UserProf Fuchun Zhang, Zhou Guangzhao Professor in Natural Sciences at Hong Kong University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 11 May 2012, 15:30-16:30

Quasiparticle Self-consistent GW Approximation as a Universal Framework for Electronic Structure

UserProf Mark v. Schilfgaarde, King's College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 April 2012, 14:15-15:15

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

On origins

UserBrian Josephson, Trinity College.

HouseSeminar Room, Wolfson College.

ClockThursday 26 January 2012, 18:00-19:00

Observing holographic superconductivity in the laboratory

UserJan Zaanen, Institute Lorentz for Theoretical Physics, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 20 January 2012, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Metastability and Coherence of Repulsive Polarons in a Strongly Interacting Fermi Mixture

UserDr. Pietro Massignan, ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 December 2011, 14:15-15:15

Fluctuation-driven first order transition in the chiral magnet MnSi

UserMarkus Garst, University of Cologne.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 November 2011, 14:15-15:15

Order-disorder in trajectory space and the glass transition

UserProf. David Chandler, Dept. of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, USA.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 10 November 2011, 14:15-15:15

Quantum mechanical perspective on dynamical glass transitions

UserDr Claudio Castelnovo, Royal Holloway University of London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 November 2011, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Numerical approach to structure, folding and aggregation of proteins

UserProf. Chin-Kun Hu, Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 31 October 2011, 14:15-15:15

Crystallography on curved surfaces

UserDavid Nelson, Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 24 October 2011, 14:15-15:15

Structure and dynamics of water-solid interfaces

UserProf. Angelos Michaelides, London Centre for Theory and Simulation of Materials.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 20 October 2011, 14:15-15:15

Plasma Analogy and non-Abelian Braiding Statistics in Ising-type Quantum Hall States

UserParsa Bonderson, Microsoft Station Q, Santa Barbara.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 October 2011, 14:15-15:15

Interplay of disorder and interactions in 1d cold fermi gases

UserProf. Masaki Tezuka, Kyoto University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 09 September 2011, 15:30-16:30

Geometrical Description of the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect

UserProf F D M Haldane, Princeton University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 27 June 2011, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

The topology of smectics

UserProf. Randy Kamien, Physics Department, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 14 June 2011, 14:15-15:15

Modelling non-classical mechanisms of crystal nucleation and growth

UserDavid Quigley, Warwick University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 June 2011, 14:15-15:15

Topological phases in 1D: An entanglement point of view

UserFrank Pollmann, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 02 June 2011, 14:15-15:15

Superconductivity in nanograins: smaller is different

UserAntonio M. Garcia-Garcia, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 May 2011, 14:15-15:15

Bulk-boundary correspondence of topological insulators

UserProf. Victor Gurarie, University of Colorado at Boulder.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 May 2011, 14:15-15:15

Ultracold atoms and fermionic simulations

UserProf. Matthias Troyer, ETH Zürich.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 April 2011, 14:15-15:15

Superconductor proximity effects in half-metallic ferromagnets

UserProf Piet Brouwer, FU Berlin.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 March 2011, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Ice

UserDr Nic Shannon, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 February 2011, 14:15-15:15

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

The Evolution of Telepathy (Perrott-Warrick Lecture)

Recording now available at http://sms.cam.ac.uk/media/1097239

UserDr. Rupert Sheldrake (Perrott-Warrick Scholar in Psychical Research, 2005-2010).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockWednesday 09 February 2011, 17:30-18:30

Quantum Monte Carlo approach to the full configuration interaction problem

UserAli Alavi, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 February 2011, 14:15-15:15

Groebli solution for three magnetic vortices

UserStavros Komineas, University of Crete, Heraklion.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 20 January 2011, 14:15-15:15

Towards realistic calculations of molecular adsorption and desorption on surfaces

UserProf. Dario Alfè, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 November 2010, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Layered Systems of Cold Polar Molecules

UserNikolaj Zinner, University of Aarhus.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 05 November 2010, 11:30-12:30

Dynamics and critical behaviour of the spin-boson model

UserAndreas Alvermann, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 November 2010, 14:15-15:15

Force generation in the lamellipod of crawling cells

UserTom Duke, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 October 2010, 14:15-15:15

Possibility of Hot Superconductivity in Charged Graphene

UserG Baskaran, The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 07 October 2010, 14:15-15:15

Theoretic Study of Unitary Fermi Gas

Note unusual day

UserDr. Matthew Wingate, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 04 June 2010, 14:15-15:15

Physics of Medicine (PoM) Seminar Series

Modelling protrusion phenotypes and the force velocity relation to motile cells

This talk is jointly organised with TCM

UserDr. Martin Falcke, Mathematical Cell Physiology, Max-Delbruck Centre for Molecular Medicine, Berlin.

HouseSeminar Room, Centre for Physics of Medicine (PoM).

ClockWednesday 12 May 2010, 11:30-12:30

Dirac Lecture

Phase Transitions: Scaling, Universality and Renormalization

UserProfessor Leo P. Kadanoff University of Chicago and Perimeter Institute.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 11 May 2010, 14:45-16:00

How a non-Fermi liquid can emerge at a metal-insulator transition

UserProf. Gabriel Aeppli, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 May 2010, 14:15-15:15

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

Life, extended mind, and physical reality

Device Materials Group (Materials Science) Special Seminar

UserProf. Brian Josephson, Mind-Matter Unification Project, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 3, Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 05 May 2010, 17:30-18:30

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Talk Cancelled

Canceled

UserProf. Pawel Hawrylak, Institute for Microstructural Sciences, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Canada.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 April 2010, 14:15-15:15

The Local Approach to Electronic Structure and Band Gaps

UserRoger Haydock (TCM and University of Oregon ).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 April 2010, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Matter Seminar

Using Disorder to Detect Local Order: Noise and Nonequilibrium Effects in Disordered Electron Nematics

Joint TCM/QM seminar - note non-standard time.

UserProf. Erica Carlson, Purdue University.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockTuesday 06 April 2010, 14:15-15:15

From ultracold atoms to ultracold molecules. Prospects for novel physics

UserProf. Gora Shlyapnikov, University of Amsterdam and LPTMS Paris.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 February 2010, 14:15-15:15

Exciton condensation in quantum Hall bilayers: disorder and transport

UserPaul Eastham, Trinity College, Dublin.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 February 2010, 14:15-15:15

Quantum transport beyond the independent-electron approximation

UserProf. Rex Godby, University of York.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 January 2010, 14:15-15:15

Theory of exchange splittings of bands in diluted magnetic semiconductors

UserProf. Dr. Thomas Dietl, Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, and Institute of Physics, University of Warsaw.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 November 2009, 14:15-15:15

Amplified stochastic oscillations

UserProf. Alan McKane (Univeristy of Manchester).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 November 2009, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Superconductivity in underdoped cuprates from attraction between spin vortices

UserProf. Lu Yu (Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 October 2009, 14:30-15:30

Polarised Fermi Gases.

UserMeera Parish (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 October 2009, 14:15-15:15

Hybrid density functionals for accurate semiconductor band gaps

UserProf. John Robertson, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 October 2009, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Simplifying the theory of the Invar effect in iron-nickel alloys

UserChris Hooley (SUPA, University of St Andrews).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 28 August 2009, 15:30-16:30

Irregular seminars in TCM

What is the momentum of a photon propagating in a medium?

UserProf. Steve Barnett, University of Strathclyde.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 June 2009, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Heterogeneities in granular media

UserProf. Anita Mehta, S N Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Calcutta.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 June 2009, 14:15-15:15

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Can the thermal conductivity of semiconductors be controlled by impurities?

UserStefan K. Estreicher, Physics Department, Texas Tech University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 05 June 2009, 15:30-16:30

Quantum Many-Body Phenomena in Coupled Arrays of Cavities

Joint TCM/AMOP seminar

UserDr Michael Hartmann, Technische Universitaet Muenchen.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 June 2009, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Title to be confirmed

Note time

UserProf. Gerald Mahan, Penn State University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 29 May 2009, 14:15-15:15

Kondo physics in multilevel quantum dots.

UserProf. David Logan, Theoretical Chemistry, Oxford University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 May 2009, 14:15-15:15

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Understanding liquids and glass transition on the basis of elastic interactions

Note changed time

UserDr Kostya Trachenko (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 15 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Irregular seminars in TCM

Glasses, Jamming and Spin Glasses

UserProf. Mike Moore FRS, University of Manchester..

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 May 2009, 14:15-15:15

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Bogdan Mihaila, Los Alamos National Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 08 May 2009, 15:30-16:30

QMC applied to two-component molecular systems

UserDr Ryo Maezono, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 April 2009, 14:15-15:15

Ehrenfest Simulations of Radiation Damage in Metals

UserProf. Matthew Foulkes, Imperial College.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 February 2009, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Superfluidity and other quantum fluid effects of microcavity polaritons

Joint TCM/AMOP/NP seminar

UserDr Alberto Amo, Laboratoire Kastler Brossel.

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockThursday 19 February 2009, 11:00-12:00

Towards an understanding of how general anaesthetics work

UserDr P.-L. Chau, Bioinformatique Structurale, Institut Pasteur.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 February 2009, 14:15-15:15

Topological Phases of Matter and Why You Should be Interested

UserProf. Steve Simon, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 January 2009, 14:15-15:15

Electron-phonon contribution to the photoemission kink in cuprate superconductors

UserDr Feliciano Giustino, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 January 2009, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Quantum Criticality, the Alpha/Delta Puzzle, and Dual Vacua

Joint TCM/QM Seminar

UserProf George Chapline, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 28 November 2008, 11:30-12:30

Irregular seminars in TCM

Patterns of co-existing order parameters and universal escapeway to the magnetic quantum critical point

UserProf. Georgios Varelogiannis, National Technical University of Athens.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 November 2008, 13:00-14:00

Freezing of cluster solids and the Gibbs phase rule

UserProf. Daan Frenkel FMRS, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 20 November 2008, 14:15-15:15

Fractal superconductivity near localization threshold

Note unusual time and day

UserProf. Mikhail Feigel'man, Landau Institute.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 07 November 2008, 15:30-16:30

Towards density functional theory calculations of defects in crystals

UserProf. Kaushik Bhattacharya, California Institute of Technology.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 October 2008, 14:15-15:15

Random searching: shining a light on structure space

UserDr Chris Pickard, University of St Andrews.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 October 2008, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Physics at the kitchen

Note time and location

UserProf. Andrey Varlamov, University of Rome.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 29 September 2008, 14:30-15:30

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

Nobel Laureate Lectures live, week starting June 30 2008

Lectures start June 30th. They will be available for viewing on the site later.

UserMiscellaneous Physics Nobel Laureates.

HouseLive webcast from Lindau (Bodensee), Germany.

ClockThursday 03 July 2008, 08:00-13:00

Mind-matter Unification Project (TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory)

Nobel Laureate Lectures live, week starting June 30 2008

Lectures continue till July 3rd. They will be available for viewing on the site later.

UserMiscellaneous Physics Nobel Laureates.

HouseLive webcast from Lindau (Bodensee), Germany.

ClockMonday 30 June 2008, 08:00-13:00

Irregular seminars in TCM

SU(2) gauge theory, the Berry phase and spintronics

UserProf. Stewart Barnes, University of Miami.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 June 2008, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Long wavelength spin dynamics of ferrromagnetic condensates

UserProf. Austen Lamacraft, University of Virginia.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 10 June 2008, 14:15-15:15

Diagrammatic Monte Carlo for resonant fermions.

UserProf. Nikolay Prokof'ev, University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 May 2008, 14:15-15:15

Complex dynamics in simple models of shear banding.

UserDr Suzanne Fielding, University of Manchester.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 April 2008, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

An analytical approach to a model of spin interactions in quartic wells

UserDr Godfrey Akpojotor, Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 April 2008, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Bound states of 2D electrons induced by the spin-orbit interaction

UserProf A.V.Chaplik, Semiconductors Physics Institute, Novosibirsk.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 11 April 2008, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Matter Seminar

Phase analysis of quantum oscillations in graphite

UserIgor Luk'yanchuk, University of Picardie Jules Verne, France and L. D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, Moscow, Russia.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockMonday 03 March 2008, 16:00-17:00

Single electron transistors coupled to resonators: from cooling to lasing

UserDr Andrew Armour, University of Nottingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 February 2008, 14:15-15:15

Grain boundaries in strontium titanate

UserProf. Mike Finnis, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 February 2008, 14:15-15:15

Maximally-localised Wannier functions as building blocks of electronic structure

UserDr Arash Mostofi, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 31 January 2008, 14:15-15:15

Magnetic monopoles in spin ice

UserDr Claudio Castelnovo (University of Oxford).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 January 2008, 14:15-15:15

Resonant Level Hybridized with Luttinger Liquid

UserProf. Igor Lerner, University of Birmingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 November 2007, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Phenomena in cold exciton gases

Joint TCM/OE seminar

UserLeonid Butov, University of California at San Diego.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2007, 16:15-17:15

Shear Banding in Complex Fluids: Wall effects and unstable dynamics

UserProf. Peter Olmsted, University of Leeds.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 November 2007, 14:15-15:15

Electrons in bilayer graphene

UserDr Edward McCann, Lancaster University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 October 2007, 14:15-15:15

Coherent coupling of excitons in quantum dots probed by two-dimensional four-wave mixing

UserDr. Wolfgang Langbein, Bio Photonics and Quantum Optoelectronics, Cardiff.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 May 2007, 14:15-15:15

Record dynamics in spin glasses, superconductors and biological evolution.

UserProf. Henrik Jensen, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 17 May 2007, 14:15-15:15

Multiscale Simulations of Mechanical Properties: From General Issues to Fracture and Friction

UserDr. Noam Bernstein, Naval Research Laboratory, Washingtom and TCM Group, Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 April 2007, 14:15-15:15

Monte Carlo methods in cosmology

UserDr Mike Hobson.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 March 2007, 14:15-15:15

Polariton Bose-Einstein condensation: Theoretical analysis in terms of a two-component weakly-interacting Bose gas

UserProf. Vincenzo Savona, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 February 2007, 14:15-15:15

Metal to metal transitions

Joint TCM/QM seminar

UserProf. Andy Schofield.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 February 2007, 14:15-15:15

Irregular seminars in TCM

Na_x Co O_2: What's going on at high doping

UserChris Hooley, University of St Andrews.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 04 December 2006, 16:00-17:00

The Energy Crisis on the back of an envelope

UserProf. David MacKay, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 November 2006, 14:15-15:15

Determination of protein structures using NMR chemical shifts

UserDr Michele Vendruscolo, Dept. of Chemistry.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 November 2006, 14:15-15:15

Electron Spin Injection and Transport in Semiconductors

Joint TCM/OE seminar

UserDr Darryl L. Smith, Los Alamos National Laboratory.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 October 2006, 14:15-15:15

Origin of large electromechanical coupling in relaxor ferroelectrics

UserProf. Ron E. Cohen, Carnegie Institution of Washington.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 October 2006, 14:15-15:15

Quantum Matter Seminar

Andreev Reflection Spectroscopy of the Pure and Cd-doped Heavy Fermion Superconductor CeCoIn5: Detecting Order Parameter Symmetry and Competing Phases

UserLaura H. Greene, Department of Physics and the Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockWednesday 20 September 2006, 11:15-12:15

Investigating quantum matter with cold atomic gases

Note time - Wednesday, 2.00pm

UserMichael Koehl (ETH Zurich).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 31 May 2006, 14:00-15:00

New Challenges in the physics of high temperature superconductors

note change of Venue

UserProf. Jeff Tallon, University of Wellington, New Zealand.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 May 2006, 14:15-15:15

Condensates in Flatland - Bose gases in two dimensions

note change of time - 10.00am Friday

UserDr Zoran Hadzibabic, Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, Paris.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 May 2006, 10:00-11:00

Electronic-structure challenges in biomimetic catalysis

UserProf Nicola Marzari, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, MIT.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 May 2006, 14:15-15:15

To be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 March 2006, 14:15-15:15

Is the Hidden Electronic Order in the Cuprates neither Hidden nor Ordered?

UserProf. J. C. Samus Davis, Cornell University.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 March 2006, 14:15-15:15

Spin and charge quantum phase transitions in narrow-band metals

UserDr. Malte Grosche, Royal Holloway, University of London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 February 2006, 14:15-15:15

Carnot and the fields formulation of elementary thermodynamics

UserProfessor John Hannay, Physics Department, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 February 2006, 14:15-15:15

Dynamics of network motifs

UserDr. Thomas Fink, CNRS/Institut Curie, Paris.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 January 2006, 14:15-15:15

Polymorphism in organic and inorganic solids

UserProf. M Parrinello, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 December 2005, 14:15-15:15

Photon Anti-bunching

UserProf. E. C. G. Sudarshan, Department of Physics, University of Texas at Austin.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 25 November 2005, 15:30-16:30

Local correlation methods for molecular electronic structure calculations

UserProf. Martin Head-Gordon, Berkeley.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 24 November 2005, 14:15-15:15

Why Can't We Solve the Problem of High Temperature Superconductivity?

UserProf. Mike Norman (joint seminar with Quantum Matter Group).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 10 November 2005, 14:15-15:15

Nanomechanical Oscillators: from Thermodynamics to Pattern Formation

UserProf. Mike Cross, Physics, Caltech, Pasadena.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 October 2005, 14:15-15:15

Mapping Phase Diagrams by Atomistic Simulation

UserProf. Matt Probert, Physics, University of York.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 October 2005, 14:15-15:15

Evolutionary genetics

UserProf Simon Tavar (DAMTP, Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 June 2005, 14:15-15:15

TBA

UserTBA.

HouseHEP Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 09 June 2005, 14:15-15:15

TBA

UserTBA.

HouseHEP Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 02 June 2005, 14:15-15:15

Non-Equilibrium Fermi Gas as a Riemann Hilbert Problem

UserDr Boris Muzykanskii, University of Warwick.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 May 2005, 14:15-15:15

Superconducting pairing in small metallic nanoparticles

UserDr Vladimir Kresin (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 May 2005, 14:15-14:15

Analogies between superfluid helium Three and the Universe

UserProf George Pickett (University of Lancaster).

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2005, 11:15-12:15

Squids

UserProf John Clarke (University of California, Berkeley).

HouseHEP Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 04 May 2005, 11:15-12:15

Field theoretic methods in polymer stat mech

UserProf Andrea Pelissetto (Rome).

HouseHEP Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 April 2005, 02:15-03:15

"Quantum turbulence"

UserProf. WF Vinen, Birmingham.

HouseHEP Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 03 March 2005, 02:15-03:15

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