Distinguished Scholar Lectures

Date
Speaker   
Affiliation
Title (click for poster)
Lecture Notes
Nov 27, 2015 Hui Cao Yale University Coherent control of light transport and absorption in random scattering media  
Oct 27, 2015 Dung-Hai Lee University of California at Berkeley Topological versus Landau-like phase transitions  
September 8, 9, 10, 11, 2015 Boris L. Altshuler Columbia University Anderson localization – looking forward

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Oct 28, 2014 JEAN ZINN-JUSTIN CEA, Centre de Saclay, France RENORMALIZATION GROUP APPROACH TO MATRIX MODELS  
May 15, 2014 Rashid A. Sunyaev Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics Two important moments in the history of the Universe: last scattering surface and black body photosphere of the Universe  
April 15, 2013
Randall G. Hulet Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rice University Quantum Simulation with Atoms in Optical Lattices  
April 9, 2013
Rudolf Grimm Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences, and Institute of Experimental Physics, University of Innsbruck, Austria Superfluid Fermi gases: The long-awaited arrival of second sound