KITP Miniprogram: Theoretical Physicists at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions (July 16-27, 2007)
Coordinators: Herbert Bernstein, Donald Spector

Time Speaker Title
7/16, 2:00 p.m. Arjendu Pattanayak
Carleton College & KITP
Hunting Quantum Butterflies: The Quantum-Classical Transition for Chaotic Systems[Slides][Podcast][Vid][Aud][Cam]
7/16, 2:30 p.m. Darrell Schroeter
Reed College & KITP
Flatland: Many-Body Quantum Mechanics in 2D[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/16, 3:45 p.m. Ben Schumacher
Kenyon College & KITP
Local Quantum Dynamics and Information Flow[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/16, 4:15 p.m. Peter Love
Haverford College & KITP
Quantum Computation for Quantum Chemistry[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/17, 1:45 p.m. Hossein Partovi
Electrodynamics of a Magnet Moving through a Pipe: Challenging Undergraduates with Theoretical Projects[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/17, 2:15 p.m. Herbert Bernstein
Hampshire College & KITP
7/17, 2:45 p.m. Jonathan Friedman
Amherst College & KITP
Phonon-Bottleneck-Driven Relaxation and Tunneling in Single Molecule Magnets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/17, 4:00 p.m. Rainer Grobe
Illinois State Univ. & KITP
Undergraduate Research at ILP[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/17, 4:30 p.m. Stan Haan
Calvin College & KITP
Double Ionization of Atoms in Intense Laser Field[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/18, 2:00 p.m. Joel Franklin
Reed College & KITP
Weyl, Birkhoff, and Lovelock[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/18, 2:30 p.m. Don Spector
Hobart and William Smith & KITP
BPS, Duality, and the Hydrogen Atom[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/18, 3:45 p.m. Stanley Radford
SUNY, Brockport & KITP
Quarkonium Spectra and Decays in a QCD-Based Potential Model[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/18, 4:15 p.m. Todd Tinsley
Hendrix & KITP
Pair Production with Neutrinos and Intense Magnetic Fields[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/18, 4:45 p.m. Courtney Lannert
Wellesley College & KITP
Numerical Explorations of Quantum Many-Body Phenomena[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/23, 2:00 p.m. Bob Ragan
Spin Transport in Quantum Systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/23, 2:30 p.m. Noah Graham
Middlebury College & KITP
An Introduction to Solitons and Oscillons[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/23, 3:45 p.m. Tonnis ter Veldhuis
Macalester College & KITP
Gravitating p-branes: Collider Bounds and Dark Matter Constraints[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/23, 4:15 p.m. Rolf Schimmrigk
Indiana Univ. & KITP
Emergent Spacetime from Modular Motives[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/24, 1:45 p.m. Gabriel Cwilich
Yeshiva University & KITP
Random Matrices in Quantum Transport[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/24, 2:15 p.m. Bill Wootters
Williams College & KITP
The Quantum Cost of a Nonlocal Measurement[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/24, 2:45 p.m. Mary Alberg
Seattle University & KITP
Parton Distributions in Hadrons: Studies with Undergraduates[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/24, 4:00 p.m. Heidi Fearn
CSU, Fullerton & KITP
On the Flight of the American Football
7/24, 4:00 p.m. Alec Schramm
Occidental College & KITP
Topology on the Lattice: An Example in SU(2)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
7/24, 4:30 p.m. Costas Efthimiou
Univ. of Central Florida & KITP
The W Cone Physics Demonstration[Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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