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    Quantum Spin Collective Phenomena in Condensed Matter Physics

 
Draft Programme LOFAR User Requirements Review and Workshop

Updated August 6 2002

 

Location: Lorentz Centre, Leiden

Dates: 5 16 August, 2002

 

Program

 

First week

 

Monday, August 5

 

09:30 10:00 Welcome & Registration

Coffee and tea in the Common Room

Chairman: Philip Stamp

10:00 11:00 Oleg Starykh (Hofstra, New York)

A 'one-dimensional' view of geometrically frustrated magnets

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Boris Spivak (Seattle)

Phase separation in low density 2D electron liquid in MOSFET's

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

17:00 18:30 Wine & Cheese Party in the Common Room

 

 
Tuesday, August 6

Chairman: Eugene Demler

10:00 11:00 Alexander Abanov (SUNY)

On the probability of ferromagnetic strings in antiferromagnetic spin chains

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Gen Tatara (Osaka)

Chirality driven anomalous Hall effect in weak coupling regime

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

 

 

Wednesday, August 7

 

Chairman: Boris Spivak

10:00 11:00 Eugene Demler (Harvard, Boston)

Title to be announced

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12.30 Hans Hansson (Princeton)

Topological order in superconductors

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

14.30 15.30 Paul Wiegman (Chicago)

Aharonov-Bohm effect in Quantum Hall regime

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room


 

Thursday, August 8

 

Chairman: Qian Niu

10:00 11:00 Bernard Barbara (Grenoble)

Evidence for quantum tunneling of an ensemble of Ho3+ ions and environmental

Effects.

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Shoucheng Zang (Stanford)

Antiferromagnetism and checkerboard charge order in the vortex state

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

14:30 15:30 B. Farid (Utrecht)

The non-Fermi-liquid nature of the metallic states and high TC superconductors

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

 

 

Friday, August 9

 

Chairman: Bernard Barbara

10:00 11:00 Qian Niu (Austin, Texas)

Quantum Step Heights in Hysteresis Loops of Molecular Magnets

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Philip Stamp (UBC)

Physics of the quantum spin net

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

 

Saturday, August 10

 

09:00 18:00 Field trip to the Delta Works



Second week

 

 

Monday, August 12

 

Chairman: Eduardo Fradkin

10:00 11:00 Assa Auerbach (Technion)

Computing the Effective Hamiltonian for Interacting Spins and Charges

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Mona Berciu

A new scenario for non-Fermi liquid behavior and d-wave pairing in

cuprate superconductors

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

14:30 15:30 Fei Zhou (Utrecht)

Quantum condensates of fractionalized spin one bosons and their fate

in optical lattices

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

 

 

Tuesday, August 13

 

Chairman: Assa Auerbach

10:00 11:00 Dirk van der Marel (Groningen)

Coupling of spin and charge in one-dimensional vanadate ladders

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Jan Zaanen (Leiden)

How to make spin nematics

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

14:30 15:30 Amir Caldeira (Unicamp, Brazil)

Dynamics of topological excitations in low dimensional magnetic systems

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

 

 

Wednesday, August 14

 

Chairman: Ian Affleck

10:00 11:00 Qi Si (Rice, Texas)

Local quantum criticality and non-Fermi liquid properties

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Eduardo Fradkin (UIUC)

How to detect fluctuating order in high temperature superconductors

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

14:30 15:30 Roderich Moessner CNRS)

Ising Models of Quantum Frustration

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

16:00 16:45 Ehud Altman (Technicon)

Understanding Low Energy Singlets in Pyrochlore Antiferromagnets

 

19:30 22:30 Boattrip and dinner

 

 
Thursday, August 15

 

Chairman: Jan Zaanen

10:00 11:00 Ian Affleck (BU, Boston)

Observing the Kondo screening cloud formed around a quantum dot

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

11:30 12:30 Kareljan Schoutens (UvA)

Quantum Hall states for rotating spin-1 bosons

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

15:30 16:00 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

 

 

Friday, August 16

 

Program to be announced

 

11:00 11:30 Coffee and tea in the Common Room

12:30 13:30 Lunch in the Gorlaeus canteen

 

End of program



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