KITP Program: Many-body Localization
(Oct 12 - Dec 18, 2015)
Coordinators: Boris Altshuler, Anushya Chandran, Chris Laumann, Vadim Oganesyan

Scientific Advisors: John Chalker, Steve Girvin, David Huse, Jun Ye, Mikhail Lukin

Time Speaker Title
10/13, 2:00pm All Participants Organizational Meeting[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/14, 11:00am Jörg Schmiedmayer
Vienne University of Technology
High order correlations and what we can learn about the solution for many body problems from experiment[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/15, 11:00am Gora Shlyapnikov
Univ. Paris/Orsay & KITP
Many-body physics with ultra cold atoms and disorder[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/16, 2:00pm All Participants Discussion and setting targets for the program
10/21, 11:00am Francois Huveneers
Univ. Paris Dauphine & KITP
Quasi-localization and driven systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/22, 11:00am Markus Müller
Paul Scherrer Inst. & KITP
Absence of many-body mobility edges and the role of rare events in MBL[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/23, 11:00am Sarang Gopalakrishnan
Harvard & KITP
Discussion on MBL in open systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/27, 1:30pm Leticia Cugliandolo
(Univ. P&M Curie & KITP)
Markus Muller
(Paul Scherrer Inst. & KITP)
Discussion on the relationship between quantum glasses and MBL[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/28, 9:45am Matt Foster
Rice Univ. & KITP
Topological protection, disorder, and interactions: Delocalization and transport at the surface of 3D topological superconductors[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/28, 11:00am Marcos Rigol
Penn State & KITP
Quantum quenches and many-body localization[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/02 12:15pm Boris Altshuler
Columbia & KITP
Many Body Localization - what is it about?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
11/03, 1:30pm Shivaji Sondhi
On the phase structure of driven quantum systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/04, 11:00am Vladimir Kravtsov
The Abdus Salam ICTP & KITP
A random matrix model with both localization and ergodic transitions[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/06, 11:00am Antonello Scardicchio
The Abdus Salam ICTP & KITP
Localization on the Bethe lattice[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/10, 1:30pm Anatoli Polkovnikov
Imaginary time quantum annealing using quantum Monte Carlo[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/12, 11:00am Aharon Kapitulnik
New insight into the magnetic field tuned superconductor to insulator transition[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/13, 11:00am Bela Bauer
Station Q
Discussion: Numerical approaches to MBL[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/13, 1:30pm Shmuel Fishman
(Technion & KITP)
Sergej Flach
(Massey Univ. & KITP)
Discussion on the disordered non-linear Schrödinger equation[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/16-20 Conference: Aspects and applications of many-body localization
11/23, 10:30am Dan Shahar
Weizmann Institute of Science
Superconductor-insulator transition far from equilibrium[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/01, 1:30pm Shmuel Fishman
Technion & KITP
Statistical Behavior of Mixed Systems (where some trajectories are chaotic and some are regular)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/02, 11:00am Immanuel Bloch
Henrik Lüschen
Probing Many-Body Localization using Ultracold Atoms[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/03, 11:00am Maksym Serbyn
Level statistics discussion[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/08, 1:30pm Zvi Ovadyahu
Racah Institute & KITP
Anderson-insulators; thermalization vs. glassiness[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/10, 11:00am Emil Yuzbashyan
Rutgers University & KITP
Integrable Matrix Theory[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/15, 1:30pm Igor Lerner
Univ. Birmingham & KITP
Role of duality in 1-D transport of interacting particles[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/16, 11:00am Boris Altshuler
Columbia & KITP
Discussion: MBL in inhomogeneous superconductors[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/17, 11:00am Romain Vasseur
MBL and particle-hole symmetry[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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