NEWS: The CQM Distinguished Lecture series has been established in the Fall of 2015 to bring to Stony Brook University the renown experts in the physics of quantum matter.
The lectures in this series will attract a broad audience of physicists from SBU and BNL,
and SBU graduate students.
February – April 2018
Omrie Ovdat, Technion University: Observing a Scale Anomaly and A Universal Quantum Phase Transition in Graphene
February 28, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
One of the most interesting predictions resulting from quantum physics, is the violation of classical symmetries, collectively referred to as anomalies. A remarkable class of [...]
Band geometry and nonlinear optical studies on polar Weyl semimetals
March 23, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Speaker: Liang Wu, Univ. of Calif. Berkeley and Univ. of Pennsylvania B-131 Physics, Stony Brook University abstract: The second-order optical nonlinearity σ(2)(ω) has been a [...]
Finding and Exploiting Hidden Structure in Quantum Mechanical Hamiltonians
March 30, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Matt Reuter, Stony Brook Applied Math and IACS B131 Physics, Stony Brook University Abstract Exploiting the structure of a quantum mechanical Hamiltonian often leads to [...]