Upcoming and recent Group Seminar and Optics Division Colloquium speakers

Unless otherwise specified all talks are at 3:00pm, UK time, via Zoom.


  • 14/06/2021 Group seminar: Valentin Kasper, ICFO Barcelona
    "Universal quantum computation and quantum error correction with ultracold atomic mixtures"
  • 10/05/2021 Optics Division Colloquium: Barbara Kraus, University of Innsbruck
    "On the verification of quantum computations and the detection of entanglement"
  • 26/04/2021 Group seminar: Ivana Dimitrova, Harvard University
    "Anisotropic Heisenberg model with 7Li in optical lattices"
  • 19/04/2021 Group seminar: Yuri Minoguchi, TU Vienna
    "Measurement-Enriched Criticality, and its Loss, in the Kalman Filter of Free Bosons"
  • 12/04/2021 Group seminar: Max McGinley, University of Cambridge
    "Fragility of time reversal symmetry protected topological phases"
  • 29/03/2021 Group seminar: Catalin Halati, University of Bonn
    "Fluctuations and symmetry effects in many body self-organization in a dissipative cavity"
  • 22/03/2021 Group seminar: Matt Colbrook, University of Cambridge
    "Probing the infinite: computing spectral and transport properties in infinite dimensions"
  • 15/02/2021 Optics Division Colloquium: Na Young Kim, IQC, University of Waterloo
    "Bloch Exciton-Polaritons and Rydberg Excitons"


  • 07/12/2020 Group seminar: Simone Notarnicola, University of Padova
    "Novel Tensor Network ansätze for open and high-dimensional quantum many-body systems"
  • 26/10/2020 Group seminar: Nicolai Lang, University of Stuttgart
    "Entanglement Transition in the Projective Transverse Field Ising Model"
  • 13/07/2020 Group seminar: Luis Pedro García-Pintos, University of Maryland
    "Time evolution of correlation functions in quantum many-body systems"
  • 06/07/2020 Group seminar: Kimmo Luoma, TU Dresden
    "Diffusive limit of non-Markovian quantum jumps"
  • 29/06/2020 Group seminar: Orazio Scarlatella, University of Oxford
    "Quantum impurity models coupled to Markovian and non-Markovian baths"
  • 08/06/2020 Group seminar: Anne-Maria Visuri, University of Geneva
    "Spin transport in a one-dimensional quantum wire"
  • 01/06/2020 Group seminar: Karen Wintersperger, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich
    "Realization of anomalous Floquet topological phases with ultracold atoms"
  • 26/05/2020 Group seminar: Grazia Salerno, Université Libre de Bruxelles
    "Quantized Hall Conductance of a Single Atomic Wire: A Proposal Based on Synthetic Dimensions"