Speakers Autumn 2020
Due to the ongoing Corona pandemic, there will be no Colloquia this autumn.
Location: PJ Lecture room, Fysikgården 2B - at all occasions
Previously invited speakers
John Conway, Onsala Space Observatory, Chalmers University of technology
Jean-Sébastien Caux, University of Amsterdam
Abstract of talk: Dynamics in one dimension: a treasure trove of theoretical and
experimental many-body quantum physics
Abstract of talk: Imaging Black hole Event Horizon Scale Structures via millimetre wavelength
Very Long Baseline Interferometry
Alain Aspect, Institut d'Optique Graduate School, Université Paris-Saclay
Absrtact of talk: From Einstein's questions to quantum information: a new quantum revolution
Robin Golser, University of Vienna
Abstract of talk: When every atom counts - analysing nature with utmost sensitivity
Michael Doser, CERN
Federico Capasso, Harvard University, USA
Stefano Vitale, LISA mission, U. Trento
Abstract of talk: Gravitational wave astronomy within ESA Science Programme
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Anna Herland, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
Abstract of talk: Organs-on-Chip, new models of human physiology
Sebastian Eggert, TU Kaiserslautern
Abstract of talk: Time-periodic driving: beyond Floquet engineering
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Matthias Neubert, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany
Takaaki Kajita, University of Tokyo.
Frank Cichos, Universität Leipzig
Abstract of talk: Information Controlled Structure Formation in Artificial Microswimmer Systems
Brian Andersen, Copenhagen University
Eli Zeldov, Weizmann Institute, Israel
Abstract of talk: New Clues to the Mechanism of Unconventional Superconductivity from Spectroscopy and Theory of Iron-based Superconductors.
Gunnar Westberg, ICAN (Int. Campain to Abolish Nuclear Weapons)
Abstract of talk: Preventing nuclear war
Karlheinz Langanke, Darmstadt University
Abstract of talk: How Nature makes Gold
Hartmut Löwen, Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf
Abstract of talk: Physics of active soft matter
Laura Baudis, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Abstract of talk: Illuminating the dark: direct searches for cold dark matter in the Milky Way
Abstract of talk: Nanoscale thermal imaging of dissipation in quantum systems
Stephanie Reimann, Lund University, Sweden
Abstract of talk: Quantum gases in a low-dimensional confinement
Laurens W. Molenkamp, Würzburg University, Germany
Abstract of talk: Topological physics in HgTe-based quantum devices
Jan-Michael Rost, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany
Abstract of talk: Rydberg molecular systems: From antiprotonic Helium to Trilobites in a dense gas
Andreas Schnyder, Max-Planck Institut in Stuttgart, Germany
Abstract of talk: Crystalline topological semi-metals
Nicholas Suntzeff, Texas A&M University, USA
Abstract of talk: Thirty years of watching stars explode
Anders Nilsson, Stockholm University, Sweden
Sir John Pendry, Imperial College, London, United KingdomAbstract of talk: Compacted dimensions and singular plasmonic surfaces
Constantino Tsallis, National Institute of Science and Technology of Complex Systems, Brazil
Abstract of talk: The Mystery of Water Revealed from X-ray Laser Studies
Abstract of talk: Validity and failure of the Boltzmann weight
Lene Vestergaard Hau, Harvard University, USA
Abstract of talk: The art of taming light: What we can learn from a bacterium… and beyond
Masay Kataoka, NPL, United Kingdom
Alban Kellerbauer, Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics, Germany
Abstract of talk: Why Antimatter Matters
Ulf Danielsson, Uppsala University, Sweden
Abstract of talk: Strings at the Horizon
Sara Strandberg, Stockholm University, Sweden
Abstract of talk: Searching for New Physics at the Terascale with the ATLAS Experiment
Jens Biegert, ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Spain
Abstract of talk: Imaging with a Single Electron
Sergio Ciliberto, ENS, Lyon, France
Abstract of talk: The Maxwell demon and Landauer’s principle: From Gedanken to Real Experiments
Robert Contino, Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy
Abstract of the talk: "Pushing the energy frontier"
Daniel Braak, University of Augsburg, Germany
Abstract of talk: Exactly solvable models for light-matter interaction
Jens Bardarson, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
Abstract of talk: Many-body localization, entanglement and natural orbitals
Carlos Perez de los Heros, Uppsala University, Sweden
Abstract of talk: "Astrophysics from the cold - The IceCube neutrino observatory at the South Pole"
Serena Dalena, Physical Review Letters
Abstract of talk: "Successful Letters in Physical Review Letters - An Editor’s perspective"
Sabrina Maniscalco, Turku Centre for Quantum Physics and University of Turku, Finland
Abstract of talk: "Quantum simulators of non-Markovian dynamics"
Floriana Lombardi, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Abstract of talk: "Hints of topological induced superconductivity in the surface states of the topological insulator Bi2Te3"
John Dyke, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Abstract of talk: "Photoionisation of reactive intermediates of atmospheric importance"
Sougato Bose, University College London, United Kingdom
Abstract of talk: "Spin Network Quantum Automata"
Viatcheslav Mukhanov, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Abstract of talk: "Quantum Universe"
Van M Savage, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Abstract of talk: "Combining Traits, Temperature, and Trophic Interactions to Model Ecological Systems"