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INSTITUTE FOR THEORETICAL PHYSICS

Program on

Disorder and Interactions in Quantum Hall and Mesoscopic Systems

August 1998 - December 1998

Coordinators: S. Das Sarma, M.P.A. Fisher, S. Girvin, and A. MacDonald

Speakers: Please give your transparencies to the ITP staff members in the front office (Rm 1102) for scanning. They will be returned promptly to your mailbox.

8/18 10:00 a.m. Dr. Nicholas Read
ITP & Yale
Lowest Landau level theory of the quantum hall effect
8/20 12:00 p.m. Dr. Philip Phillips
ITP & Univ. of Illinois
Why save the metal: Superconductivity in a 2D electron gas
8/21 2:00 p.m. Dr. Rudolf Morf
ITP & Scherrer Inst
New light on the nu=5/2 enigma
8/25 10:00 a.m. Dr. Mansour Shayegan
Princeton
Elect. Eng. Dept.
New Developments in Interacting Multicomponent 2D Systems
8/27 12:00 Noon Dr. Bertrand Halperin
ITP & Harvard Univ
Dipolar Quasiparticles at nu=1/2 from Chern-Simons Theories
8/31 12:15 p.m. Dr. Sankar Das Sarma
ITP & Univ of Maryland
Quantum Hall Effects and Related Phenomena: Mostly Related Phenomena[Audio]
9/1 10:00 a.m. Dr. Catherine Kallin
ITP & McMaster Univ
Perspectives on the Antiferromagnetic, D-wave Superconducting, Stripe, and Spin-gap Phases of the High T_c Cuprates
9/3 12:00 Noon Dr. Shivaji Sondhi
ITP & Princeton
A Field Theory for the Read Operator
9/8 10:00 a.m. Dr. John Chalker
ITP & Oxford Univ
1. Frustrated Antiferromagnets and Classical Spin Liquids.
2. Correlated Phases in High Landau Levels.
9/10 12:00 Noon Dr. Eduardo Fradkin
ITP & Univ of Illinois
Liquid Crystal Phases of Quantum Hall Systems
9/14 12:15 p.m. Dr. Steven Girvin
ITP & Indiana Univ
Introduction to the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect: Quantum Plasmas and Fractional Charges[Audio]
9/15 10:00 a.m. Dr. Amir Yacoby
ITP & Weizmann Institute
Electrostatic Imaging of the Quantum Hall Effect
9/17 12:00 Noon Dr. Paul McEuen
ITP & UC Berkeley
Nanotubes - A New Class of 1D Conductors
9/18 11:00 a.m. Dr. Matthew Fisher
ITP & UCSB
Nodal Liquid Theory
9/22 10:00 a.m. Dr. Karsten Flensberg
ITP & DIFM-Denmark
Coulomb Drag in 1 and 2D
9/24 12:00 Noon Dr. Sankar Das Sarma
ITP & Univ of Maryland
Quantum Hall Antiferromagnetism: Coulomb Interaction in Quantum 2D Bilayers
9/24 12:00 Noon Dr. Sankar Das Sarma
ITP & Univ of Maryland
Quantum Hall Antiferromagnetism in Bilayer Systems
9/25 2:00 p.m. Dr. Yuval Gefen
ITP & Weizmann Inst.
A Solution to an Old Standing Problem?
9/29 10:00 a.m. Dr. Boris Spivak
ITP & Univ Washington
Hall Effect in SN Junctions
10/1 12:00 Noon Dr. Carlos Tejedor
ITP & Uni-Madrid
Skyrmions in Quantum Hall Ferromagnets as Spin Waves Bound to Unbalanced Magnetic Flux Quanta
10/6 10:00 a.m. Dr. John Furneaux
ITP & Univ. of Oklahoma
Conductivity Transitions in 2D: B=O, QHE/I, and Composite Fermions
10/8 12:00 Noon Dr. Qian Niu
ITP & Univ TX
Austin
The Berry Phase in Condensed Matter Physics
10/13 10:00 a.m. Dr. Senthil Todadri
ITP, UCSB
Quasiparticle Localization in Dirty High-T_c Superconductors
10/15 12:00 Noon Dr. Gerd Schon
ITP & Univ Karlsruhe
Josephson Junction Qubits and the Quantum Measurement Process
10/16 2:00 p.m. Dr. Eugene Demler
ITP, UCSB
Non-Abelian Berry's Phase and Fermions in the SO(5) Theory
10/20 10:00 a.m. Dr. Teun Klapwijk
ITP
UCSB
Experimental Constraints on Models for the B=O Metal-insulator Transition in Si-MOSFETs
10/22 12:00 Noon Dr. Thierry Giamarchi
ITP & Univ Paris-Sud
Bragg Glass and Wigner Crystal
10/23 2:00 p.m. Dr. Selman Hershfield
ITP & Univ of Florida
The Dephasing Controversy
10/27 10:00 a.m. Dr. Herbert Fertig
ITP & University of Kentucky
Pinning of Vortex Lattices and Wigner Crystals: Some Surprises
10/29 12:00 Noon Dr. Chetan Nayak
ITP & UCLA
Non-Abelian Statistics in the Quantum Hall Effect
10/30 2:00 p.m. Dr. Yong Baek Kim
ITP & Penn State
Anomalous Hall Effect in Manganese Oxides
11/2 2:00 p.m. Dr. Michael Fogler
ITP & IAS
Princeton
Ground State of a Two-Dimensional Electron Liquid in a Weak Magnetic Field
11/3 10:00 a.m. Dr. James Eisenstein
ITP & Caltech Physics
Anistropic Transport in High Landau Levels
11/5 12:00 Noon Dr. Mats Jonson
ITP & Forskarhuset-CTh
Coulomb Blockade in Self-assembled Nanostructures
11/10 10:00 a.m. Dr. Zyun Ezawa
ITP & Tohoku University
Evidence of Interlayer Coherence in the \nu =1 and \nu =2 Bilayer Quantum Hall States
11/12 12:00 Noon Dr. Giovanni Vignale
ITP & Univ. Missouri
from Hydrodynamics to Elasticity Theory
11/17 10:00 a.m. Dr. Danny Shahar
ITP & Weizmann Institute
From Quantum Hall to Metal-insulator Transitions
11/19 12:00 Noon Dr. Hubert Saleur
ITP & USC/Los Angeles
Duality and Strong Coupling Expansions in Quantum Impurity Problems
11/24 10:00 a.m. Dr. Yoseph Imry
ITP & Weizmann Inst.
Dephasing of Quantum Interference in Mesoscopic Systems
12/1 10:00 a.m. Dr. David Goldhaber-Gordon
ITP & MIT
From the Kondo Regime to the Mixed-Valent Regime in a Single-Electron Transistor
12/3 12:00 Noon Dr. Leonid Glazman
ITP & Univ. of Minnesota
TPI
The Kondo Effect in Quantum Dots

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