KITP Program: Open Quantum System Dynamics: Quantum Simulators and Simulations Far From Equilibrium
(Apr 1 - Jun 7, 2019)
Coordinators: Lincoln Carr, Andrew Daley, Sabrina Maniscalco, and Ulrich Schollw√∂ck
Scientific Advisors: Daniel Lidar, Ana Maria Rey, Ulrich Schneider, Monika Schleier-Smith, and Ray Simmonds

Time Speaker Title
6/06, 10:30am Massimo Palma
University of Palermo & KITP
Blackboard lecture: Collision models of open system dynamics[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/05, 10:30am Wojciech Zurek
Los Alamos National Laboratory & KITP
Quantum Theory of the Classical: Decoherence, Quantum Darwinism, and the origin of Born's Rule[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/04, 11:30am Robert Nyman
Imperial College London
Bose-Einstein condensation of photons: dynamics and non-stationary statistics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/04, 10:30am Dominik Schneble
Stony Brook University
Exploring spontaneous-emission phenomena with matter waves[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/03, 1:30pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
5/30, 10:20am Meenakshi Singh
Colorado School of Mines
Solid state platforms for studying open quantum systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/30, 10:20am Fabio Sciarrino
University of Rome
Quantum simulation with integrated photonics[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
05/29 7:00pm Wojciech Zurek
Los Alamos National Laboratory & KITP
Quantum Theory of the Classical [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Public Lecture
5/29, 10:20am Simone Montangero
University of Padua & KITP
Blackboard lecture: Tensor network methods for many-body open quantum systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/28, 1:20pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
5/24, 10:30am All Participants Discussion session
5/23, 10:20am Ana Maria Rey
JILA and University of Colorado
New directions on quantum simulations with long-lived Sr dipoles in a cavity[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/22, 10:20am Zhexuan Gong
Colorado School of Mines & KITP
Many-body physics in long-range interacting systems
5/22, 10:20am Sophia Economou
Virginia Tech
Quantum chemistry simulations with noisy, intermediate scale quantum devices
5/21, 10:20am Paola Verrucchi
University of Florence & KITP
Schwarzschild Black Holes as Macroscopic Quantum Systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/20, 1:20pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
5/16, 10:20am Dariusz Chruscinski
Nicolaus Copernicus University & KITP
From positive maps to open quantum systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/15, 10:20am David Snoke
Univ. of Pittsburgh & KITP
Introduction to Microcavity Polaritons as Super-nonlinear systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/15, 10:20am Elisabetta Paladino
Univ. of Catania & KITP
1/f critical current noise in short ballistic graphene Josephson junctions
5/14, 10:20am Juan Pablo Paz
U. Buenos Aires & KITP
Testing fluctuation theorems for driven quantum systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/13, 1:20pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
5/09, 10:20am Sebastian Diehl
University of Cologne & KITP
(Blackboard Lecture) From micro- to macrophysics in driven open quantum systems: Renormalization group approaches[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/08, 10:20am Roberta Zambrini
Quantum synchronization induced by dissipation[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/07, 11:00am Ulrich Schneider
University of Cambridge
Open system quantum dynamics in periodic and quasi-periodic optical lattices[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/07, 10:20am Valentina Parigi
Quantum frequency combs: experimental platforms for continuous variables quantum complex networks[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/06, 1:20pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
04/01-04 Conference: Exploring Open Quantum Systems in Quantum Simulators
4/26, 10:30am All Participants TBA
4/25, 10:30am Peter Zoller
University of Innsbruck & KITP
Blackboard lecture: QND Measurement of the many-body Hamiltonian
4/24, 10:30am Kavan Modi
Monash Univ. & KITP
A complete language for non-Markovian quantum phenomena[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/24, 10:30am Alejandro Saenz
Humboldt University of Berlin & KITP
Robust coherent wavepacket creation by means of dissipation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/23, 10:30am Susana Huelga
University of Ulm & KITP
Are there non trivial quantum effects in biology? A discussion on light harvesting processes[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/22, 1:30pm All Participants Organisational Meet and Greet
4/19, 10:30am All Participants Informal Discussions (topics to be decided)
4/18, 10:30am Ines de Vega
Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich & KITP
Blackboard Introduction: Open quantum systems in non-harmonic environments[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/17, 10:30am Mari-Carmen Bañuls
Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics & KITP
Tensor Networks: possibilities and limitations for non-equilibrium dynamics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/17, 10:30am Marzena Szymańska
University College London & KITP
Driven-dissipative quantum fluids of light[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/16, 10:30am Hans Peter Büchler
University of Stuttgart & KITP
Symmetry protected topological phase for interacting bosons with Rydberg atoms[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/15, 1:30pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
04/15 12:15pm Sabrina Maniscalco
Univ. of Turku & KITP
Open quantum systems: Opportunities and challenges[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
4/11, 10:30am Michael Fleischhauer
University of Kaiserslautern & KITP
Topology in open systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/10, 10:30am Walter Strunz
TU Dresden & KITP
Quantum open system dynamics from a total state point of view[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/09, 11:15am Stefan Kuhr
University of Strathclyde
Quantum-Gas Microscopes - Quantum Simulation with Single-Particle Access [PROTECTED][Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/09, 10:30am Alicia Kollár
U of Maryland & JQI
Lattice Simulators in Circuit QED[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/08, 1:30pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
4/05, 10:30am All Participants TBA
4/04, 10:30am Christiane Koch
University of Kassel & KITP
Optimal control of open quantum systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/03, 10:30am TBC TBC
4/03, 11:15am Scott Parkins
University of Auckland
Cavity QED engineering of spin dynamics in a spinor gas[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/03, 10:30am Claudia Benedetti
Univ. of Milan & KITP
Quantum systems and dynamical classical noise: from environmental engineering to quantum simulators[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/02, 10:30am Ian Spielman
NIST and University of Maryland
Rashba spin-orbit coupling and quantum feedback[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/01, 1:30pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet

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