School of Physics & Astronomy

Cold Atoms Seminar list 2012






12/12/2012 Matt Jones
Durham University
Many-body physics with Group II Rydberg atoms
05/12/2012 Alex Rimberg
Dartmouth College
The Cavity-Embedded Cooper-Pair transistor: a Strongly Coupled Light-Matter System
21/11/2012 Tim Freegarde (Joint CA and TMP)
University of Southampton

Mirror-mediated cooling of atoms and nanostructures

09/11/2012 Andrea Trombettoni (Joint CA, TMP and QI)
SISSA (Trieste)
Quantum simulations with ultracold atoms in optical lattices"
23/10/2012 Sebastian Wuester (Joint  CA and TMP)
Dresden University of Technology
Monitoring exciton dynamics with EIT detection
17/10/2012 Angela White (Joint CA and RQI)
University of Newcastle
Signature changing events and emergent space-times in Bose-Einstein condensates
10/10/2012 Axel Kuhn (Joint CA and QI)
University of Oxford
Photonic Qubits, Qutrits and Ququads in Linear Optical Quantum Circuits
07/11/2012 Janne Ruostekoski (Joint CA, MP and TMP)
University of Southampton
Nonlinear classical and quantum-dissipative dynamics: solitons and beyond
12/10/2012 Chris Bradley
The University of Melbourne
Trapped Strongly Ultracold Fermi Gases
05/10/2012 Silke Weinfurtner (Joint CA and RQI)
SISSA (Trieste)
Quantum Gravity Laboratory


School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium- Professor Professor Markus Oberthaler

Kirchhoff Institute for Physics, Heidelberg University

Quantum atom optics: about the concepts vacuum, squeezing and entanglement for matterwaves

13/06/2012 Ian Walmsley (Joint CA, QI and CMT) University of Oxford Entangbling – the strange case of quantum correlations between room-tempertature diamonds

School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium- Professor Jeff Forshaw

School of Physics & Astronomy,  The University of Manchester

Teaching Quantum Physics: Particles, Waves & Fields

29/05/2012 Iacopo Carusotto University of Trento

Analog Hawking radiation from acoustic black holes in superfluids of atoms and of ligh

23/05/2012 Jeremy Hutson Durham University

Ultracold molecule formation: beyond the alkali dimer

16/05/2012 Nikolaos Proukakis Newcastle University Ab initio modelling of low-dimensional Bose gases
09/05/2012 Nigel Cooper (Joint CA and TMP) University of Cambridge

Mapping the Berry Curvature of Optical Lattices


School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium- Professor Hanns-Christoph Naegerl

Institute for Experimental Physics, University of Innsbruck and Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences

Molecools: Ultracold samples of ground-state molecules near quantum degeneracy

25/04/2012 Lincoln Carr Colorado School of Mines The Molecular Hubbard Hamiltonian
20/04/2012 Markus Müller (Joint CA and TMP) University of Madrid Digital Quantum Simulation with Rydberg Atoms and Ions
28/03/2012 School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium-

Professor Joao Magueijo

Department of Physics, Imperial College London

Matters of Gravity: LISA Pathfinder and a test of modified gravity in the solar system

21/03/2012 Igor Mekhov (Joint CA and TMP) University of Oxford Quantum optics of ultracold quantum gases
29/02/2012 School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium- Professor Richard Berndt Institute of Experimental and Applied Physics, University of Kiel Molecular conductors and switches at surfaces
27/02/2012 Christiane Koch (Joint CA and TMP) University of Kassel Coherent control of photoassociation
24/02/2012 Spyros Sotiriadis (Joint CA and TMP) SISSA On the initial states after a quantum quench in an integrable field theory
23/02/2012 Rosario Gonzalez-Ferez (Joint CA and TMP) Unviersity of Granada Nonadiabatic effects in long-pulse mixed-field orientation
21/02/2012 Pam Crookston

Low Temperature Physics

25/01/2012 School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium- Professor Werner Krauth

Laboratoire de Physique Statistique École Normale Supérieure, Par

Melting of hard disks
18/01/2012 Jens Eisert (Joint CA, TMP and QI) University of Berlin Taming the non-equilibrium
11/01/2012 Fabian Essler (Joint CA and TMP) University of Oxford Quantum Quenches in the Transverse Field Ising  Model

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