Past lectures


Non-equilibrium statistical physics for small quantum systems: Transport, fluctuations and engineered devices

 Speaker: Prof. Bijay Agarwalla, IISER-Pune, India Abstract: I will talk about two different aspects of nonequilibrium statistical physics: 1) Engineered light-matter open quantum systems and microscopic principles for...[more]


Quantum simulation: platforms, algorithms, applications

Speaker: Dr. Oleksandr Kyriienko, Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics, Stockholm, Sweden Abstract:In the talk I will discuss the evolution of the field of quantum simulation. First, I will introduce the general concept of a...[more]


Prof. Hui Cao: Mesoscopic Optics

Mesoscopic Optics Speaker: Prof. Hui Cao, Dept. of Applied Physics, Yale University Random scattering of light, e.g., in paint, cloud and biological tissue, is a common process of both fundamental interest and practical...[more]


Distinguished Lecturer Series: Prof. Dan Stamper-Kurn

Magnetism in Quantum Gases Speaker: Prof. Dan Stamper-Kurn, Berkeley University With quantum gases, one can explore magnetic ordering and dynamics in regimes inaccessible in solid-state systems. For example, in degenerate...[more]


Monolithically Integrated 3D Silicon Photonic Platforms

Prof Joyce Poon, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada[more]