Nano- & Quantum Seminar



11 Feb - 14 Feb 10:00 - 12:00

Room 4.1

Daniel Figueroa
EPFL, Lausanne
"Gravitational Waves and the early universe"
Host: Prof. Antusch

30 Jan 10:00

Lecture Hall 1, Foyer

Prof. David Haviland
KTH The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
"Toward a Quantum-Limited Atomic Force Microscope"
Host:  Th. Glatzel

23 Nov 13:00

Seminar room 4.1, 4th floor

Special Seminar on Magnetism

Prof. Dieter Kölle
Solid State Physics, Universität Tübingen
"NanoSQUIDs for the Investigation of Small Spin Systems"

Prof. Hans J. Hug
Universität Basel / Empa
"Thin film systems supporting skyrmion through interfacial DMI. System development based on quantitative MFM"

Hosts:  Prof. M. Poggio / S. Philipp

26 Jul 14:30

Room 3.14, 3rd floor

Kai Wagner
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf
"Shaping spin-wave transport utilizing magnetic domain walls"
Host:  Prof. P. Maletinsky

27 Jun 16:00

Lecture Hall 1, Foyer

Dr. Pedram Roushan
Google Inc., Santa Barbara, California, USA
"Spectral signatures of many-body localization of interacting photons"
Host:  Prof. Poggio

19 Jun 14:00

Lecture Hall 1, Foyer

Dr. Leo McGilly
Columbia University, New York
"Controlling domain wall dynamics as a route towards new functionalities in ferroelectric thin films"
Host:  Prof. Meyer

25 Apr 10:30

Meeting Room 1.09, 1st floor

Prof. Paul Steen
Cornell University, USA
"Rapid solidification forming of glassy metallic ribbons by planar flow casting"
Host:  Laurent Marot

24 Apr 13:15

Seminar room 1.09, 1st floor

Prof. Somnath Bhattacharyya
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
"Understanding Superconducting Order Parameter in Boron-doped Nanocrystalline Diamond Films"
Host:  C. Schönenberger

6 Apr 13:30

Lecture Hall 2, 1st floor

Oskar Amster, M.S.
Sr. Dir. Marketing of PrimeNano, Inc.
"Advances in imaging and quantification of electrical properties at the nanoscale using Scanning Microwave Impendance Microscopy (sMIM)"
Host:  Patrick Maletinsky

19 Mär 14:15 - 15:15

Room 4.1

Alex Hamilton

University of New South Wales, Sydney

"Spin-orbit coupling and 0.7 structure in 1D holes"

[Special] Host: Dominik Zumbühl

2 Feb 08:17

Seminar Room 1.09, 1st floor

Prof. Jonas Bjoerk
Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Linköping University and Humboldt Fellow, Department of Electrochemistry, University of Ulm
Atomistic insights into the on-surface synthesis of organic nanostructures
Host:  Prof. T. Jung

19 Jan 16:00

Lecture Hall 1, Foyer

Dr. Giacomo Scalari
Physics Department, ETH Zurich
"Ultra strong THz light-matter coupling with Landau levels in 2D semiconductors"
Host:  Prof. I. Zardo

20 Dez 10:00

Seminar room 4.1, 4th floor

Dr. Phillip Schmidt-Wellenburg
Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI)
Electric dipole moments: a window to physics beyond the Standard Model
Host:  Prof. B. Krusche

19 Dez 10:30

Lecture Hall 1, Foyer

Dr. Sebastian Gliga
University of Glasgow
Spin waves and ratchets: emergent functionality in artificial spin systems
Host:  Prof. M. Poggio

15 Dez 10:15

Seminar room 1.09, 1st floor

Prof. Kasper Grove-Rasmussen
Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen
Yu-Shiba-Rusinov states in quantum dots
Host:  Prof. C. Schönenberger

13 Dez 15:30

Seminar room 1.09, 1st floor

Dr. Carola Meyer
Universität Osnabrück
Magnetoresistance in Carbon Nanotube Spin Valves - the Role of Tunnel Barriers
Host:  Prof. C. Schönenberger

3 Aug 13:00

Room 3.12, 3rd floor

Prof. Thomas Volz
Macquarie University, Sydney
"Engineered nanoscale quantum materials"
Host: Prof. Maletinsky

11 Jul 10:00

room 4.1

Dr. Antonio Sanna
Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Halle an der Saale
Ab initio Superconductivity: theory and material science
[Special] Hosts: S. Goedecker

10 Jul 15:00

Neuer Hörsaal

Anna Fontcuberta i Morral
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Life after PhD
[Special] Hosts: Prof. Klinovaja & Prof. Zardo

29 Jun 17:15

Lecture Hall 2, 1st floor

Dr. Martin Lopez Corredoira
Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias (Tenerife, Spain)
The Twilight of the Scientific Age
[Special] Host: Prof. B. Binggeli

21 Jun 15:00

Seminar Room 1.09, 1st floor

Dr. Samar Layek
School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Structural and electronic transitions in strongly correlated materials under pressure
[Special] Hosts: Prof. S. Goedecker / Dr. S. Saha

12 Jun 11:00

Seminar room 4.1, 4th floor

Dr. Andris Gulans
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
"Microhartree precision in density-functional-theory calculations"
[Special] Hosts: Dr José Abdenago Flores Livas / Prof. Stefan Goedecker

12 Jun 15:00

Seminar room 4.1, 4th floor

Dr. Stig. R. Jensen
Department of Chemistry, University of Tromsø
The elephant in the room of density functional theory calculations
[Special] Hosts: Dr. J. A. Flores Livas / Prof. S. Goedecker

6 Jun 10:15

Seminar room 3.12, 3rd floor

Dr. Jordi Tura
Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO) Barcelona
“Energy as a Detector of Nonlocality of Many-Body Spin Systems"
(SPECIAL) Hosts: M. Fadel / Prof. P. Treutlein

24 Mai 15:15

Pharmazentrum, Lecture Halll 2

PhD defense of Patrick Appel
Scanning Nanomagnetometry: Probing Magnetism with Single Spins in Diamond
Faculty Responsible: Prof. Maletinsky


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