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Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Forensic explosives analysis

UserMike O'Donnell, PCS Fracture and Shock Physics Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 March 2020, 16:00-17:00

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Highways and byways in the history of high rate mechanical testing

UserStephen Walley, PCS Fracture and Shock Physics Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 February 2020, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Chemical equilibrium in the Earth's core

UserProf. Dario Alfè, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 February 2020, 14:15-15:15

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Thermal transport beyond Fourier, and beyond Boltzmann

UserMichele Simoncelli, Theory and Simulation of Materials (THEOS) and National Centre for Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials (MARVEL), École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 26 February 2020, 11:30-12:30

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Exploiting shape anisotropy for binary magnetic memories

UserPeter Newton, Thin Film Magnetism Group, The Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 20 February 2020, 16:00-17:00

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Modelling energy dissipation at surfaces

UserJörg Meyer, Department of Theoretical Chemistry, University of Leiden, The Netherlands.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 February 2020, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Topology by non-unitary quantum dynamics

User Prof. Dr. Jan Carl Budich, TU Dresden .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 February 2020, 14:15-15:15

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Field emitters at atomic scale: Insights from density functional theory

UserChris Edgcombe, Thin Film Magnetism Group, The Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 February 2020, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Emergent Black Hole Dynamics in Critical Floquet Systems

UserProf. Dr. Titus Neupert, University of Zurich.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 February 2020, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

Topology and scale invariance in atomic Flatland

UserProf. Jean Dalibard, Collège de France and Laboratoire Kastler Brossel.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 January 2020, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

Stochastic Approach to Quantum Spin Dynamics

UserDr Joe Bhaseen, King's College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 December 2019, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

Comprehensive modeling of materials for solar applications from first principles

UserProf. Julia Wiktor, Chalmers University of Technology.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 November 2019, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

Introducing Topological Quantum Chemistry and Topological Materials Data Base

UserDr Maia Vergniory, Donostia International Physics Center.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Axial anomalies in Weyl semimetals

UserProf. Jens Bardarson, KTH Royal Technical Institute in Stockholm, Sweden.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Spin Transport in 2D Materials and Topological Matter

UserProf. Stephan Roche, Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Photonic topological anomalies

UserProf. Henning Schomerus, Lancaster University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 10 October 2019, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

Towards the design of molecular materials

UserDr Gerit Brandenburg, Heidelberg University and UCL.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockMonday 16 September 2019, 14:15-15:15

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Towards automated self-correction of approximate DFT using first-principles Hubbard U and Hund's J parameters

UserDavid O’Regan, School of Physics, CRANN and AMBER, Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 06 September 2019, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Dissipative "time crystals"

UserDr. Achilleas Lazarides, Loughborough University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Colloids in confinement: From two-dimensional melting to membrane transport

UserAlice Thorneywork, Biological and Soft Systems Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 23 May 2019, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Quantum many-body scars

UserDr. Zlatko Papić, University of Leeds.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Dissipative transition in synthetic matter

UserProf. Rosario Fazio, ICTP.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Emergence of topological phases in lithium under pressure

UserStephanie Mack, University of California, Berkeley.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 11:30-12:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Superconducting DFT

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 11:30-12:30

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

BEEF: Bayesian Error Estimate Functionals

UserMatthew Evans (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 11:30-12:30

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Lieb's "Density Functionals for Coulomb Systems"

UserNick Woods (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 11:30-12:30

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The role of spin-orbit coupling in superconducting In5Bi3

UserBartomeu Monserrat (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 11:30-12:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Fractons

UserProf. Rahul Nandkishore, Boulder.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Quantum Thermalization Dynamics

UserProf. Dr. Frank Pollmann, Technische Universität München.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Topological Materials with liquid electrons

UserProf. Claudia Felser, Max Planck Institute.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

TCM Dragon's Den

UserTCM first year students.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Metastability in open quantum dynamics

UserDr Katarzyna Macieszczak, University of Nottingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Topological electronic properties of silicon

UserProf. Claudio Chamon, Boston University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

On signatures of Majorana fermions

UserDr Benjamin Béri (University of Birmingham) .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Emergent phenomena in classical spin liquids

UserLudovic Jaubert, University of Bordeaux.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Atomistic modelling of excited states and luminescence in sodium silicate glass

UserDr Konstantinos Konstantinou, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 15 March 2017, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

The Times They Are A-Changin'

UserProf. Nicola Marzari, EPFL.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Curl forces and beyond

UserProfessor Sir Michael Berry, University of Bristol).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Counting the Uncountable

UserProf. Daan Frenkel.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

TCM Dragons' Den

UserFirst year PhD students.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Non-local density functional theory

UserProf. Stewart Clark, Durham University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Encapsulation of 1D crystals inside carbon nanotubes

UserDr Paulo V C Medeiros (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 25 May 2016, 11:00-11:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The v Jastrow factor

UserThomas Whitehead (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 09 March 2016, 11:40-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Many-body effects on electron-phonon coupling

UserBartomeu Monserrat (TCM, University of Cambridge and Rutgers University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

High-throughput calculation of phase diagrams with nested sampling

UserLivia Bartók-Pártay (Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 11:30-12:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Nested sampling with Hamiltonian Monte Carlo

UserRobert Baldock (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 11:00-11:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The exact functional of density functional theory

UserDr Aron Cohen, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Dragons' Den

UserVarious members of TCM.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The generation of free charges in efficient organic solar cells

UserSamuel Smith (TCM Group, University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2015, 11:00-11:40

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Machine learning potentials for molecular liquids

UserMax Veit, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 11:00-11:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Multi-purpose Black-Phosphorus/hBN heterostructures

UserGabriel Constantinescu, TCM Group, Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 11:00-11:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Physics Without Borders

UserGreg Benesh (Baylor University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 22 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Dirac cones in two-dimensional borane?

UserMiguel Martinez-Canales (Edinburgh).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Dirac cones in two-dimensional borane?

UserMiguel Martinez-Canales (Edinburgh).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Xenon oxides under pressure

UserNicholas Worth, TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 08 April 2015, 11:40-12:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Superconductivity in high-pressure phases of hydrogen sulfides

UserJoseph Nelson (TCM Group, University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2015, 11:00-11:40

Theory of Condensed Matter

TCM's "Dragon's Den"

Usermultiple internal speakers - see abstract.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Making quantum chemistry work for metals

UserJames Shepherd, Rice University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Making quantum chemistry work for metals

UserJames Shepherd (Rice University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Fermions in two dimensions

UserMeera Parish, University College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Majorana metals and quantum spin liquids

UserMaria Hermanns, University Köln.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Thermal effects in NMR

UserBartomeu Monserrat-Sanchez, TCM.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 22 October 2014, 11:40-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Spin Hall Effect

UserGuang-Yu Guo, National Taiwan University,.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

The density is not enough

UserProfessor Nicola Marzari, EPFL.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Pseudoψence

UserGareth Conduit (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 28 May 2014, 11:00-11:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

Active nematics and topological defects

UserProf. Julia Yeomans, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Odd Times for Triplet Pairing

UserProf. James Annett, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

GAP potential for tungsten

UserWojciech Szlachta (Eng).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 12 February 2014, 11:00-11:40

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Transport theory of pyrochlore conductors

UserMasafumi Udagawa, University of Tokyo.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Bosons in Synthetic Gauge Fields

UserRyan Barnett, Imperial College.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

The Quantum Design of Photosynthesis II

UserElisabet Romero, VU University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

The Quantum Design of Photosynthesis

UserProf. R. van Grondelle, VU University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The search for the optimal supercell

UserJonathan Lloyd-Williams (TCM) .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 02 October 2013, 11:40-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Bad metals

UserProf. Alexei Tsvelik.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Anharmonicity in periodic systems

UserBartomeu Monserrat-Sanchez (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2013, 11:40-12:00

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Non-Perturbative Effects in Disordered Topological Insulators

UserZohar Ringel, Weizmann Institute of Science.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 08 February 2013, 15:30-16:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

Statistical Topological Insulators

UserDr Jonathan Edge, Leiden University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Random-matrix theory of topological states of matter

UserProf Carlo Beenakker, Instituut-Lorentz, Leiden University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 November 2012, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Cold atoms unspun

UserGareth Conduit (TCM Group).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2012, 11:00-11:40

TCM Informal Seminar Series

THz spectra of liquid water and aqueous glycine solution

UserDr Jian Sun, TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 October 2012, 14:45-15:15

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Instabilities in Elastic Layers

UserDr John Biggins, TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory / Trinity Hall .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 October 2012, 14:15-14:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

The many structures of foams

UserDenis Weaire FRS, Trinity College Dublin.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Title to be confirmed

UserProf Carlo Beenakker.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 16 August 2012, 14:15-15:45

TCM Blackboard Series

Dynamics of quantum thermalization

UserAlexander Altland, Institute of Theoretical Physics, Cologne, Germany.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 14 June 2012, 14:15-15:45

TCM Blackboard Series

Vortex lines, loop models, and SU(n) magnets

UserAdam Nahum, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 31 May 2012, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Journal Club

Synthetic magnetic fields for ultracold neutral atoms

UserHannah Price (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 09 March 2012, 15:00-15:30

TCM Journal Club

Repulsive polarons in 2D Fermi gases

UserWave Ngampruetikorn (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 17 February 2012, 16:00-16:30

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

TCM Journal Club

A review of structure-searching methods

UserMatthew Lyle (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 18 November 2011, 15:30-16:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Computational redesign of native enzyme active sites

UserPer Junior Greisen, Technical University of Denmark.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 01 November 2011, 14:00-14:30

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

TCM Journal Club

Computational enzymology

UserGreg Lever (Cavendish Lab. (TCM) & Magdalene College).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 28 October 2011, 16:00-16:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Anyonic quantum chains: Fibonacci and beyond

UserProf Eddy Ardonne, Nordita, Stockholm.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 October 2011, 13:30-15:00

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Title to be confirmed

UserAlston Misquitta (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 08 June 2011, 11:20-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Superfluidity of a non-equilibrium polariton condensate

UserDr Jonathan Keeling, University of St Andrews.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 May 2011, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Ultracold atoms and fermionic simulations

UserProf. Matthias Troyer, ETH Zürich.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

An ab initio study of the Little-Parks effect

UserG.J. Conduit (Weizmann Institute of Science).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 16 March 2011, 11:20-12:00

TCM Journal Club

Experimental Quantum Teleportation

UserGihan Weerasinghe (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 04 March 2011, 15:30-16:00

TCM Journal Club

The Deep Blue chess algorithm

UserPascal Bugnion.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 18 February 2011, 16:00-16:30

TCM Journal Club

Natural Population Analysis

UserLouis Lee (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 18 February 2011, 15:30-16:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Quantum Ice

UserDr Nic Shannon, University of Bristol.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Journal Club

Time-reversal-symmetry breaking in circuit-QED-based photon lattices

UserFelix Nissen (Cavendish Lab (TCM) / Churchill College).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 19 November 2010, 16:00-16:30

TCM Journal Club

Quantum Critical Scaling of the Geometric Tensors

UserGen Zhang (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 05 November 2010, 15:30-16:00

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Modelling Cu(I) based p-type semiconducting oxides

UserGraeme Watson (School of Chemistry, Trinity College Dublin).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 13 October 2010, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Journal Club

Toward a quantitative approach to migrants integration

UserFelix Nissen (Cavendish Lab (TCM) / Churchill College).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 11 June 2010, 15:30-16:00

TCM Blackboard Series

Universal phase transitions in topological lattice models

UserDr Fiona Burnell (All Souls, Oxford).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 10 June 2010, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Strongly correlated lattice polaritons

UserDr Sebastian Schmidt (ETH Zurich).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 May 2010, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Journal Club

Evolutionary crystal structure prediction as a tool in materials design

UserGareth Griffiths (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 26 February 2010, 15:30-16:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Condensation Transitions between Topological Phases

UserDr Joost Slingerland, National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 February 2010, 14:15-15:45

TCM Journal Club

Yang Lee Circle Theorem

UserGen Zhang (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 February 2010, 16:00-16:30

TCM Journal Club

Gating Transition of Pentameric Ligand-Gated Ion Channels

Userwilliam belfield (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 February 2010, 15:30-16:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Post-Cotunnite phase of TeO2

UserGareth Griffiths (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2009, 11:40-12:00

TCM Blackboard Series

Majorana anyons: their statistics, interactions and alter ego

UserDr Jiannis Pachos, University of Leeds.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 26 November 2009, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Light-matter coupling in photonic crystal structures

UserDr Celestino Creatore , University of Pavia.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 13 November 2009, 15:30-16:30

TCM Blackboard Series

Entanglement Percolation with Bipartite Mixed States

UserDr Dieter Jaksch, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 November 2009, 14:15-15:45

TCM Journal Club

Reptation Quantum Monte Carlo

UserBohshiang Jong (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 06 November 2009, 16:00-16:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Polarised Fermi Gases.

UserMeera Parish (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Topological Insulators: New Phases with a Twist

UserDr Rahul Roy, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 October 2009, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Localisation tensor

UserBohshiang Jong (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 17 June 2009, 11:40-12:00

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Title to be confirmed

Note unusual time

UserDr Jorge Quintanilla, ISIS, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 May 2009, 15:00-16:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Quantum Noise and Entanglement in Mesoscopic Devices

UserProf. Nicholas d'Ambrumenil, University of Warwick.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 05 March 2009, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Multiparticle Interference in Electronic Mach-Zehnder Interferometers

UserDr Dmitry Kovrizhin, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 February 2009, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Large Deviation Functions in the Dynamics of Glasses

UserProf. Juan P. Garrahan, University of Nottingam.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 January 2009, 14:15-15:45

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Point defects in alumina

Note unusual time

UserMatthew Foulkes (Imperial College).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 December 2008, 10:40-11:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Linear scaling algorithms: applicability, accuracy and scalable implementation

Note unusual time

UserVincent Sacksteder (Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 December 2008, 10:00-10:40

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Empirical pseudopotentials?

UserMikhail Kibalchenko (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2008, 11:00-11:20

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Title to be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 November 2008, 14:15-15:45

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Currents in carbon nanotubes

UserMikhail Kibalchenko (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 19 November 2008, 11:00-11:20

TCM Journal Club

Version Control Software

UserJames Kermode (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 14 November 2008, 16:00-16:30

TCM Blackboard Series

How to keep a qubit alive

UserProf. John Cardy FRS, All Souls, Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 13 November 2008, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Journal Club

The Tether Solution

UserJonathan Edge ( TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 07 November 2008, 14:30-15:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

A general Jastrow factor

UserPablo Lopez Rios (TCM).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 05 November 2008, 11:00-11:40

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Expansion of cold atomic gases in the presence of disorder.

Note unusual day

UserBoris Shapiro, Technion.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 14 October 2008, 14:15-15:45

TCM Informal Seminar Series

Effects of disorder and magnetic fields on certain strongly correlated systems.

UserAnamitra Mukherjee, Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad (India).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 10 October 2008, 14:30-15:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Position and momentum detection in nano-electromechanical systems.

Note unusual day

UserProf. Christoph Bruder, University of Basel.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 03 June 2008, 14:15-15:45

TCM Blackboard Series

Correlations in an expanding gas of hard-core bosons

UserDr Dimitri Gangardt, University of Birmingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 29 May 2008, 14:15-15:45

TCM Journal Club

Two new vortex liquids

UserWittaya Kanchanapusakit.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 May 2008, 16:00-16:30

TCM Journal Club

Cycling in the wind

UserHatem Helal.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 May 2008, 15:30-16:00

TCM Blackboard Series

Spin Polarization and Superfluidity in Atomic Gases

UserDr Carlos Lobo, University of Nottingham.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 May 2008, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Spin Dynamics in a One-Dimensional Ferromagnetic Bose Gas

UserDr Vadim Cheianov, Lancaster University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 May 2008, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

TCM Blackboard Series

Quantum-classical mappings for geometrically frustrated systems

UserDr Stephen Powell, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 06 March 2008, 14:15-15:45

TCM Blackboard Series

Exact Results for Two-Dimensional Coarsening

UserProf. Alan Bray, University of Manchester.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 February 2008, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

Grain boundaries in strontium titanate

UserProf. Mike Finnis, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Magnetic monopoles in spin ice

UserDr Claudio Castelnovo (University of Oxford).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

TCM Blackboard Series

SLE - non-local observables in critical systems

UserAdam Gamsa, University of Oxford.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 November 2007, 14:15-15:45

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Electrons in bilayer graphene

UserDr Edward McCann, Lancaster University.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

To be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Dynamics of network motifs

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

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

Evolutionary genetics

UserProf Simon Tavar (DAMTP, Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

Theory of Condensed Matter

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

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