University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Physics and Astronomy Calendar

Wednesday, May 16th 2018
09:00 am:
Wednesday, May 16 - Saturday, May 19 2018

8:45 AM Registration
8:55 AM Opening Remarks
PNICTIDES I
9:00 AM Takasada Shibauchi (Tokyo University): Unusual BCS-BEC crossover in Fe(Se,S) superconductors
9:30 AM Sergey Borisenko (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research (IFW) Dresden): Electronic structure and 3D gap functions of iron-based superconductors
10:00 AM Matthew Watson(University of St. Andrews): Nematic order and the superconducting gap in FeSe
10:30 AM COFFEE BREAK
10:50 AM Brian Andersen(Kobenhavns Universitet):Orbital selective quasi-particle interference and Cooper pairing in FeSe
11:20 AM Jian Kang (Florida State University): Interplay between superconductivity and nematicity in iron-based superconductors
11:50 AM Luca DeMidici (ESPCI, Paris): Hund’s correlated metals
TOPOLOGY
12:20 PM Dung-Hai Lee(University of California, Berkeley): Does vortex Majorana zero mode imply topological non-trivial superconductivity?
12:50 PM LUNCH BREAK

2:10 PM Neven Barisic (Vienna University of Technology):A fresh view of the unusual properties of the cuprates
CUPRATES 1
2:40 PM Ivan Bozovic (Brookhaven National Laboratory): What is really extraordinary in cuprate superconductors?
3:10 PM Subir Sachdev (Harvard University):SYK gauge theories
3:40 PM COFFEE BREAK
4:00 PM Louis Taillefer (Universite de Sherbrooke): The Quantum Critical Point of Cuprate Superconductors
4:30 PM Yuji Matsuda (Kyoto Univeristy): Thermodynamic evidence for a nematic phase transition at the onset of pseudogap in YBCO and Hg1201
5:00 PM Nigel Hussey (Radboud University): A Tale of Two Metals: contrasting criticalities in the cuprates and pnictides
5:30 PM RECEPTION AND POSTER SESSION

Faculty Host: Andrey Chubukov

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