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  • September 10, 2012
    Yukio Tanaka
    - Nagoya University - Japan
    "Topological aspects of Andreev bound state in superconductivity" [Abstract]
    Host: Liang Fu

  • September 17, 2012
    Alan Aspuru-Guzik - Harvard University
    "Rethinking spectroscopy: Molecules as quantum processors" [Abstract]
    Leonid Levitov

  • September 24, 2012
    Jason Petta - Princeton University
    "Quantum Interconnects for Spin Qubits" [Abstract]
    Host: Pablo Jarillo-Herrero

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  • October 1, 2012
    Nitin Samarth - Penn State University
    "Interfacing Magnetism with Topological Insulators" [Abstract]
    Host: Liang Fu

  • October 8, 2012 - Columbus Day Holiday - No Seminar

  • October 15, 2012
    Leonid Rokhinson -
    Purdue University
    "Observation of fractional ac Josephson effect: the signature of Majorana particles" [Abstract]
    Host: Leonid Levitov

  • October 22, 2012
    Jiangping Hu -
    Purdue University
    "S4 Symmetric Microscopic Model for Iron Based Superconductors" [Abstract]
    Host: Liang Fu

  • October 29, 2012
    Dmitry Abanin
    - Perimeter Institute/Harvard University
    "Measuring entanglement entropy of generic many-body systems " [Abstract]
    Host: Leonid Levitov

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  • November 5, 2012
    A. Douglas Stone - Yale University
    "Steady-state ab initio laser theory: New developments" [Abstract]
    Host: Marin Soljacic

  • November 12, 2012 - Veteran's Day Holiday - No Seminar

  • November 19, 2012
    Xiaodong Xu
    - University of Washington
    "Optical Probing Novel 2D Electronic Systems" [Abstract]
    Host: Pablo Jarillo-Herrero
    & Leonid Levitov

  • November 26, 2012 - There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar this Monday

  • November 30, 2012 - Special Friday Chez Pierre Seminar 12:00pm
    Joel Moore -
    University of California - Berkeley
    “Quantum transport in one dimension: from integrability to many-body localization” [Abstract]
    Host: Nuh Gedik

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  • December 3, 2012
    Peter Sutter -
    Brookhaven National Laboratory, Center for Functional Nanomaterials
    "Adventures in Flatland - In-Situ Microscopy of 2D Materials" [Abstract]
    Host: Pablo Jarillo-Herrero

  • December 10, 2012
    Alex Levchenko - Michigan State University
    "Superconductivity in pnictides: quantum fluctuations and proximity related problems" [Abstract]
    Host: Andrea Young


Past Schedules: Spring'12 Fall '11 Spring '11 Fall '10 Spring '10 Fall '09 Spring '09 Fall '08 Spring '08 Fall '07

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Last updated on November 2, 2012 12:09 PM