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Quantum Initiative: 2014 Quantum Lunch Seminar Schedule


  • Coordinator
    Sebastian Deffner
  • Quantum Lunch Location:
    T-Division Conference Room, TA-3,
    Building 123, Room 121

Quantum Initiative: Visitor Schedule 2014

The Quantum Lunch is regularly held on Thursdays in the Theoretical Division Conference Room, TA-3, Building 123, Room 121.

The organizing committee includes Malcolm Boshier (P-21), Diego Dalvit (T-4), Michael Di Rosa (C-PCS), Sebastian Deffner (T-4 & CNLS), Changhyun Ryu (P-21) , Nikolai Sinitsyn (T-4), Rolando Somma (T-4), Christopher Ticknor (T-1), and Wojciech Zurek (T-4).

For more information, or to nominate a speaker, contact Sebastian Deffner.

To add your name to the Quantum Lunch email list, contact Ellie Vigil.



Topic (link to abstract)

Dec. 11, 2014
12:30 PM
Paolo Zanardi,
University of Southern California
Technical Host: Sebastian Deffner
Dissipation-assisted coherent quantum dynamics
Mon. Dec. 8, 2014
11:30 PM
Howard Carmichael,
University of Auckland
Technical Host: Sebastian Deffner
Dissipative quantum phase transitions for photons
Nov. 20, 2014
4:00 PM
Bei-Lok Hu,
University of Maryland
Technical Host: Sebastian Deffner
Quantum entanglement at high temperatures?
Nov. 6, 2014
12:30 PM
Andrew Jordan,
University of Rochester
Technical Host: Nikolai Sinitsyn
The quantum road most taken
Sept. 25, 2014
12:30 PM
David Poulin,
Université de Sherbrooke
Technical Host: Wojciech Zurek
Simulating quantum chemistry on a quantum computer
Sept. 4, 2014
12:30 PM
Julian Sonner,
Technical Host: Adolfo del Campo
Geometry and Entanglement
Aug. 28, 2014
12:30 PM
Paul Julienne,
Technical Host: Chris Ticknor
Universality in cold molecular collisions
July 24, 2014
12:30 PM
Jess Riedel,

Technical Host: Wojciech Zurek
Dephasing channels for overcomplete bases
June 19, 2014
12:30 PM
Alexey Gorshkov,
Technical Host: Dibyendu Roy
Harnessing Quantum Systems with Long-Range Interactions
June 12, 2014
12:30 PM
Fernando Sols,
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Technical Host: Adolfo del Campo
Hawking radiation from sonic black holes in flowing atom condensates
May 29, 2014
12:30 PM
Kazimierz Rzazewski,
Polish Academy of Sciences
Technical Host: Adolfo del Campo
Classical fields and quantum measurement for Bose-Einstein condensate
May 22, 2014
12:30 PM
Tzu-Chieh Wei,
Stony Brook University
Technical Host: Rolando Somma
Quantum computational universality of Affleck-Kennedy-Lieb-Tasaki states on two-dimensional lattices
May 15, 2014
12:30 PM
Torsten Karzig ,
Technical Host: Armin Rhamani
Topological polaritons
Apr. 3, 2014
12:30 PM
Chang-Yu Hou,
Technical Host: Armin Rhamani
Topological quantum telegram
Mar 31, 2014
12:30 PM
Ralf Menzel,
Potsdam University
Technical Host: Peter Milonni
Single photon interference experiments providing new insights into wave-particle relationship
Mar. 27, 2014
12:30 PM
David Feder,
Technical Host: Chris Ticknor
Is fermionic antisymmetry a resource for quantum computation?
Mar. 10, 2014
12:30 PM
Gabriele Ferrari,
University of Trento
Technical Host: Adolfo del Campo
Spontaneous creation of Kibble-Zurek solitons in a Bose-Einstein condensate
Feb. 27, 2014
12:30 PM
Vyacheslav Lebedev,
Technical Host: Malcolm Boshier
Quantum simulator with a tuneable degree of chaos
Feb. 20, 2014
12:30 PM
Paul Hess,
Technical Host: Michael Di Rosa
How round is the electron? An improved limit on the electron's electric dipole moment
Feb 13, 2014
12:30 PM
Rongkuo Zhao,
Imperial College, London
Technical Host: Diego Dalvit
Fluctuation Induced Electromagnetic Interactions between Nanostructures
Feb. 6, 2014
12:30 PM
Riccardo Rota,
Universita degli studi di Trento
Technical Host: Eddy Timmermans
Dynamic properties of hard-sphere Bose systems: from ultracold gases to superfluid helium
Jan. 30, 2014
12:30 PM
Chris Laumann ,
Harvard University
Technical Host: Cristian Batista
Many-body localization with dipoles
Jan. 23, 2014
12:30 PM
Marc Smiciklas ,
Princeton University
Technical Host: Malcolm Boshier
Atomic Physics at the South Pole: A Fundamental Test of Space-Time Symmetry
Jan. 16, 2014
12:30 PM
Dylan Yost ,
MPQ Garching
Technical Host: Malcolm Boshier
Frequency combs for short-wavelength, high-resolution spectroscopy

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