Topological Aspects of Solid State Physics

Program for Symposium at YITP (June 23 - June 27)

DAY 1 (June 23)
9:30 - (Reception desk is open) -----------
10:30 - 10:40Opening -----------
10:40 - 11:20Yong Baek Kim
(University of Toronto and KIAS)
Topological Phases in Frustrated Magnets video
11:20 - 12:00Ribhu Kaul
(Harvard University)
Destruction of Néel order in S=1/2 square lattice anti-ferromagnets video
12:00 - 13:30Lunch -----------
13:30 - 14:10Anthony Zee
Topological Aspects of RNA Folding video
14:10 - 14:50Tsutomu Momoi
Multi-polar orders in spin-1/2 frustrated magnets video
14:50 - 15:30Naoki Kawashima
(ISSP, University of Tokyo)
VBS States in SU(N) Heisenberg Model video
15:30 - 16:00Break -----------
16:00 - 16:20Toshiki Tajima*
Extreme Field Science and Exploration of Vacuum
16:20 - 17:00Subir Sachdev
(Harvard University)
Loss of Neel order in doped antiferromagnets video
(* cancelled)

DAY 2 (June 24)
9:00 - 9:40Igor Herbut
(Simon Fraser University)
Coulomb interaction, ripples, and the minimal conductivity of graphene video
9:40 - 10:20Kentaro Nomura
(Tohoku Univiversity)
Quantum Transport Phenomena of Massless Dirac Fermions video
10:20 - 10:50Break -----------
10:50 - 11:30Qian Niu
(University of Texas)
Controlling the electronic valley degree of freedom in graphene systems video
11:30 - 11:50Tatsuhiro Misumi
(YITP, Kyoto University)
Electromagnetic response and pseudo-zero-mode Landau levels of bilayer graphene in a magnetic field video
11:50 - 13:30Lunch -----------
13:30 - 14:10Naokazu Shibata
(Tohoku University)
Coupled charge and valley excitations in graphene quantum Hall ferromagnets video
14:10 - 14:50Leon Balents
Band touching from real space topology in frustrated hopping models video / pdf
14:50 - 15:10Poster Preview -----------
15:10 - 17:40Poster Session -----------
19:00 - Banquet -----------

DAY 3 (June 25)
9:00 - 9:40Mikko Möttönen
(Helsinki University of Technology)
Observation of the Berry phase in a superconducting charge pump pdf
9:40 - 10:20Laurent Lévy
(Institut Néel)
From superconducting circuits to current standards video
10:20 - 10:50Break -----------
10:50 - 11:30Yukio Tanaka
(Nagoya University)
Odd-frequency pairing state in superconducting junctions video
11:30 - 12:10Paul Wiegmann
(James Frank Institute, University of Chicago)
Quantum shock waves in fractional quantum Hall edge states: Nonlinear dynamics and topology. video
12:10 - Lunch and FREE AFTERNOON -----------

DAY 4 (June 26)
9:00 - 9:40Laurens Molenkamp
(Universität Würzburg)
Spin Hall effects in HgTe Quantum Well Structures video
9:40 - 10:20Shuichi Murakami
(Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Universal phase diagram for the quantum spin Hall systems video
10:20 - 10:50Break -----------
10:50 - 11:30Yong-Shi Wu
(Department of Phyiscs, University of Utah)
Topological Aspects of the Spin Hall Effect video
11:30 - 12:10Jason Alicea
Novel properties of bismuth in high magnetic fields video
12:10 - 13:30Lunch -----------
13:30 - 14:10Rahul Roy
(McMaster University)
Topological phases of systems with time reversal symmetry video
14:10 - 14:50Akira Furusaki
Topological phases of time-reversal invariant superconductors in three dimensions video
14:50 - 15:30Ryuichi Shindou
(Condensed Matter Theory Group, RIKEN)
Disorder effects on 3-dimensional Z2 spin Hall insulators / chiral metals video
15:30 - 16:00Break -----------
16:00 - 16:40Yasuhiro Hatsugai
(University of Tsukuba)
Berry Phases with/without Time Reversal Invariance video
16:40 - 17:00Hideaki Obuse
(Kyoto University)
Critical properties at the Anderson transition in the two-dimensional Z2 quantum spin-Hall system video
17:00 - 17:40Hosho Katsura
(University of Tokyo)
Quantum Entanglement in Exactly Solvable Models pdf
17:40 - 18:00Shunsuke Furukawa
Entanglement Entropy in Conventional and Topological Orders video / pdf

DAY 5 (June 27)
9:00 - 9:40Michael Lawler
(University of Toronto)
Emergent paramagnetic phases in Zn-paratacamite video
9:40 - 10:20Gregory Fiete
Multi-channel Kondo Models in non-Abelian Quantum Hall Droplets video
10:20 - 10:50Break -----------
10:50 - 11:30Eun-Ah Kim
(Stanford University)
In search of topological phases with non-abelian excitations video
11:30 - 12:10Satoshi Fujimoto
(Dept. of Physics, Kyoto University)
Topological Order and Non-Abelian Statistics in Noncentrosymmetric s-Wave Superconductors video
12:10 - 13:30Lunch -----------
13:30 - 14:10Masatoshi Sato
(ISSP, University of Tokyo)
Topological discrete algebra in topological orders pdf
14:10 - 14:50Keisuke Totsuka
(YITP, Kyoto University)
A Geometric Approach to Magnetization Plateaus video
14:50 - 15:30Naoto Nagaosa
(University of Tokyo)
Topology and electron-electron interaction in low dimensional systems video
15:30 - 15:40Closing -----------

Poster Session
PS01 Kazusumi Ino
(University of Tokyo)
Incompressible Liquid,Stripes and Bubbles in rapidly rotating Bose atoms at ν=1 and 3/2
PS02 Kenta Esaki
(ISSP, University of Tokyo)
Zero modes, energy gaps, and the quantum Hall effect of the graphene
PS03 Masami Kumagai
(NTT Basic Res. Labs.)
Topology of exciton in artificial structure
PS04 Tohru Kawarabayashi
(Toho University)
Berry's phase in the multimode Peierls states
PS05 Masahiro Sato
(Condensed Matter Theory Laboratory, RIKEN)
Mechanism of Spontaneous Rotation in One-dimensional Cold Atoms
PS06 Kenji Harada
(Grad. School of Informatics, Kyoto Univ.)
Monte Carlo Study of Quantum Phase Transition in the Quasi-One-Dimensional SU(N) model
PS07 Akihiro Tanaka
(National Institute for Materials Science)
Vortex Berry phase theory of antiferromagnets in a magnetic field
PS08 Raphaël Leone*
(Institut Néel)
Topological Quantization by Controlled Paths : Application to Cooper Pair Pumps
PS09 Murugeswari Andichamy
(Bharathidasan University)
Competition between pressure and magnetic field in melting of charge ordering in La2-2xSr1+2xMn2O7 (x = 0.475 and 0.5) single crystal
PS10 Mikito Koshino
(Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Electronic delocalization in bilayer graphene induced by electric field
PS11 Alexey Taskin
(Osaka University)
The Anomalous Hall Effect in an Anisotropic Ferromagnet PrBaCo2O5+x
PS12 Kiyomi Okamoto
(Department of Physics, Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Anomalous Temperature Dependence of the Magnetic Susceptibility and the Specific Heat of a Spin Gapped Chain with Randomness in Magnetic Field
PS13 Takashi Oka
(Physics, Univerisy of Tokyo)
Photo-induced Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid in a one-dimensional Mott insulator
PS14 Ville Pietilä
(Helsinki University of Technology)
Vortex Pump for Dilute Bose-Einstein Condensates
PS15 Jun Ohkubo
(ISSP, University of Tokyo)
An application of the geometrical phase to a biophysical problem: pump current and its fluctuation
PS16 Chyh-Hong Chern
(ISSP, University of Tokyo)
Modelling the Berezinskii-Kosterlitz-Thouless Transition in the NiGa2S4
(* cancelled)
We will have more poster presentations...