KITP Miniprogram: Quantum Spin Hall Effect and Topological Insulators (December 8-19, 2008)
A Rapid Response Workshop in partnership with the Kavli Foundation and the Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter
Coordinators: Leon Balents, Charles Kane, Laurens Molenkamp, Shoucheng Zhang

Time Speaker Title
12/08, 10:00 a.m. Quantum Spin Hall Effect and Topological Insulators Organizational Meeting with all Participants
12/08, 12:15 p.m. Charlie Kane
Univ. of Penn & KITP
Topological Band Theory and the Quantum Spin Hall Effect[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
12/08, 2:00 p.m. Shoucheng Zhang
Stanford & KITP
Topological Field Theory of Time Reversal Invariant Insulators[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/09, 10:00 a.m. Laurens Molenkamp
Univ. Wuerzburg & KITP
Experiments on the Quantum Spin Hall Effects in HgTe Quantum Wells[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/09, 1:00 p.m. P.Lee, A.Furusaki, Y.Oreg, C.Beenakker, C.Wu Discussion: Transport and Noise[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/10, 12:00 p.m. L.Balents, X.Qi, C.Kallin, Y.Hatsugai Lunch Discussion: Fractionalization Phenomena[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/11, 10:00 a.m. S.Zhang, A.Vishwanath, J.Moore, S.Ryu Discussion: Mathematical Classification[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/11, 2:00 p.m. X.Qi, A.Kitaev, R.Roy, S.Lee, Y.Wu Discussion: Mathematical Classification, contd[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/12, 10:00 a.m. Sankar Das Sarma
Univ. of Maryland
Q Conference - Quantum Hall Topological Qubit: Status Report 2008[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/12, 11:30 a.m. Shoucheng Zhang
Stanford & KITP
Q Conference - Topological Insulators and Superconductors[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/15, 10:00 a.m. Zahid Hasan
Princeton & KITP
Direct Determination of Topological Order:Topological Quantum Numbers and Berry's Phase from Spin-Texture Maps of Spin-Orbit Insulators including BiSb[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/15, 2:00 p.m. D.Goldhaber-Gordon, N.P.Ong, M.König, N.Nagaosa Discussion: Next Generation Experiments[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/16, 10:00 a.m. C.Kane, L.Fu, T.Hughes Discussion: Superconducting Proximity Effects[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/16, 2:00 p.m. A.Kitaev, R.Roy Discussion: Superconducting Proximity Effects, cont'd[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/17, 10:00 a.m. A.Bernevig, S.Murakami, Z.Fang, C.Wu Discussion: New Materials[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/17, 2:00 p.m. Q.Niu, Y.Ran Discussion: New Materials, cont'd[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/18, 10:00 a.m. E.Kim, L.Molenkamp, J.Sinova Discussion: Related Subjects[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/18, 2:00 p.m. E.Kim, I.Martin, C.Kane Discussion: Related Subjects, cont'd, and Summary[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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