KITP Program: Spintronics (Mar 13 - Jun 23, 2006)
Coordinators: David Awschalom, Gerrit Bauer, Michael Flatté, Daniel Loss, Allan MacDonald, Dan Ralph

Time Speaker Title
3/20-24 Conference: Spintronics
3/27, 11:00 a.m. Organizational Meeting
3/27, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Gerhard Abstreiter
Walter Schottky Institute
Spin Related Projects at Walter Schottky Institute[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/28, 10:30 a.m. Pawel Hawrylak
IMS, NRC of Canada
Nanospintronics with Quantum Dots[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/28, 10:10 a.m. Michael Leuenberger
Univ Central Florida
Teleportation of Electronic Many-qubit States via Single Photons[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/30, 10:30 a.m. Shoucheng Zhang
(Stanford Univ)
Qian Niu
(Univ Texas, Austin)
Ewelina Hankiewicz
(Univ Missouri-Columbia)
Spin Hall Effect[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/03, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Laurens Molenkamp
Wuerzburg University
Spin Nanostructures[Slides][Podcast][Vid][Aud][Cam]
4/04, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Yaroslav Tserkovnyak
(KITP & Harvard)
Dr. Arne Brataas
(Norwegian University)
Dr. Allan MacDonald
(University of Texas)
Spin Torques and Domain Wall Motion[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/05, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Wolfgang Belzig
Univ. of Konstanz
Superspintronics: Spintronic Aspects of Superconducting Nanostructures[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/06, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Leon Balents
Interaction Effects on Quasiparticle Dynamics in Metals with Spin-Orbit Interaction[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/06, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Giovanni Vignale
Many Body Effects in Spin Drag Theory[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/06, 11:30 a.m. Dr. Juergen König
Interplay of Ferromagnetism and Coulomb Interaction in Quantum Dot Spin Valves[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/06, 11:50 a.m. Dr. Milena Grifoni
Non-Fermi Liquid Behavior in Transport through Single-Wall Carbon Nanotube Quantum Dots[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/10, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Jason Stephens
Manipulating and Imaging Nuclear Spins in FM/SC Heterostructures[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/11, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Daniel Loss
(University of Basel)
Dr. S. Das Sarma
(University of Maryland)
Dr. Lu Sham
Nuclear-Spin Electron-Spin Coupling in Quantum Dots[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/13, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Ingrid Mertig
(Martin-Luther University)
Dr. Kazunori Sato
(Osaka University)
First Principles Electronic Structure Theory for Spintronics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/17, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Junsaku Nitta
NTT/Tohoku University
Spin Control Based on the Rashba Spin-Orbit Interaction[Slides]
4/17, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Paul Koenraad
Eindhoven University of Technology
Imaging of Single and Interacting Impurities in Semiconductors by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/18, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Chris Van de Walle
First-Principles Studies of Zinc Oxide[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/20, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Emmanuel Rashba
Spintronics of Spin-Orbit Coupled Systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/24, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Jan von Delft
Munich University
NRG Meets DMRG - Matrix Product State Approach to Quantum Impurity Models[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/25, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Lu Sham
UC San Diego
Optical Control of the Electron Spins[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/25, 10:30 a.m. Dr. John Sipe
University of Toronto
Shooting Spins around with Light[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/27, 10:30 p.m. Dr. Jan Martinek
Polish Academy of Sciences in Poznan
Molecular Spintronics[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/27, 10:30 p.m. Dr. Oliver Gywat
Entanglement Transfer from Electron Spins to Photons and Dynamics of Coupled Qubits Interacting with an Off-Resonant Cavity[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/02, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Shuichi Murakami
University of Tokyo
Spin Hall Effect of Electrons and Photons[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/02, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Catalina Marinescu
Clemson University
Spin and Charge Effects in One and Two-Dimensional Systems with Spin-Orbit Interaction[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/04, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Eugene Mishchenko
University of Utah
Conduction in 2DEGs with Spin-Orbit Coupling: 1) Optical Conductivity, 2) Tunneling in a Two-Layer System[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/04, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Alexander Efros
Optical Manipulation of Electron Spin in Quantum Dots[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/09, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Gen Tatara
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Threshold Current of Domain Wall Motion[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/09, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Stewart E. Barnes
University of Miami
On the Dynamics of Domain Walls in Narrow Wires[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/11, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Ionel Tifrea
Babes-Bolyai University
Nuclear Spin Dynamics in Semiconductor Heterostructures[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/15, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Paul Crowell
University of Minnesota
Electrical Spin Injection and Detection in Ferromagnet-Semiconductor Heterostructures[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/16, 10:30 a.m. Dr. John Sipe
University Toronto
Towards a "Postmodern Approach to Polarizations and Magnetizations: A Few Problems and Fewer Solutions[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/16, 11:30 a.m. Dr. Craig Pryor
University Iowa
G-Factors and G-Tensor Modulation in Quantum Dots[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/18, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Gerrit Bauer
TU Delft
Interfacing Semiconductors and Ferromagnets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/18, 11:30 a.m. Dr. Lu Sham
Control of Spin-Polarized Currents for Semiconductor Spintronics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/22, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Leonid Glazman
University of Minnesota & KITP
Inelastic Electron Scattering off Magnetic Impurities[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/23, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Hideo Ohno
Tohoku University
What You Can Learn from Ferromagnetism in III-V Semiconductors and Its Manipulation[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/24, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Dmitri Basov
An Infrared Probe of Ferromagnetism in III-V Semiconductors Current Status and Opportunities for the Future[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/25, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Jian-Ming Tang
University of Iowa & KITP
Optical Properties of Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors and All-electrical Control of Individual Dopant Spins[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/25, 11:30 a.m. Dr. Jairo Sinova
Texas A&M & KITP
Do We Understand (Ga,Mn)As? Prospects for High Temperature Ferromagnetism in (Ga,Mn)As Semiconductors[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/25, 2:30 p.m. Dr. Dan Ralph
Experiments on Magnetic Nanostructures[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/30, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Vladimir Falko
Lancaster Univ. & KITP
Pseudospintronics in Graphene[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/30, 11:30 a.m. Prof. Ulrich Zülicke
Massey Univ. & KITP
Spin Interferometry and Entaglement Generation with Rashba Spin Splitting[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/01, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Paul Kelly
Univ. of Twente & KITP
Including Effects of Band Structure and Disorder in Spin Transport Calculations[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/01, 11:30 a.m. Dr. Roland Winkler
Northern Illinois Univ. & KITP
Spin Dynamics of Hole Systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/05, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Tatiana Rappoport
Univ. Rio de Janeiro & KITP
Manipulating Spin and Charge in Magnetic Semiconductors using Superconducting Vortices[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/06, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Junichiro Inoue
(Nagoya Univ.)
Prof. Jairo Sinova
(Texas A&M & KITP)
Prof. Donna Sheng
Session on Spin Hall Effect and Related Phenomena in Rashba 2DEGs[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/08, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Joel Moore
Coulomb Interactions in Spin Diffusion and the Spin Hall Effect[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/08, 11:30 a.m. Dr. Ivar Martin
Single Spin Magnetic Resonance and Related Phenomena in Si Field Effect Transistors[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/09, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Oleg Starykh
Univ. of Utah
Spin-density Wave in a Quantum Wire with Spin-orbit Interaction[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/12, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Bart van Wees
University of Groningen
(1) Electrical Detection of Radio Frequency Spin Pumping in Hybrid Ferromagnet/non-magnetic Systems (2) Spin-current Driven Paramagnetic MASER[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/13, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Seigo Tarucha
Univ. of Tokyo
(1) Hyperfine Interaction for Lifting Spin Blockade in Coupled Double Quantum Dots (2) Kondo Effect and Anisotropic G-factor in a Self-assembled InAs QD[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/15, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Yaroslaw Bazaliy
Almaden Research Center & KITP
Nonlinear Regimes of Current-induced Domain Wall Motion[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/15, 11:30 a.m. Prof. Jiangping Hu
Purdue & KITP
Measuring Berry Curvature in Angle Resolved Photoemission[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/19, 2:00 p.m. Prof. Tomas Jungwirth
Material Issues in Ferromagnetic Semiconductors and AMR Effects in GaMnAs Nanostructures[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/19, 3:00 p.m. Dr. Carsten Timm
University of Kansas & KITP
Transport through Magnetic Molecules[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/20, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Nitin Samarth
Penn State University
Spin Transport & Scattering in Ferromagnetic Semiconductor Heterostructures[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/21, 10:30 a.m. Mr. Andrei Bernevig
An Exact SU(2) Symmetry and the Persistent Spin Helix[Podcast][Aud]
6/22, 10:30 a.m. Prof. Sankar Das Sarma
University of Maryland & KITP
(1) Spin Hall Effects: Intrinsic, Extrinsic, and Boundary Spin Accumulation (2) Ferromagnetism in Semiconductors: What Do We Really Know?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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