KITP Online Conference: Majorana zero modes:
New developments in experiment and theory, and the road ahead

(May 25-26, 2021)
Coordinators: Kartiek Agarwal, Yuval Oreg, Tami Pereg-Barnea, Gil Refael

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Tuesday, May 25, 2021

8:00am Hong Ding (IOP-CAS) Iron-based superconductors as a new Majorana playground[Video][CC]
8:40am Abhay Kumar Nayak (Weizmann Inst. of Science) Visualizing Topological Nodal Superconductivity in a Transition Metal Dichalcogenide[Video][CC]
9:20am Jagadeesh S. Moodera (MIT) Majorana Zero Mode Pair on Gold Superconducting Surface State[Video][CC]
10:00am Ali Yazdani (Princeton University) Discussion[Video][CC]
10:40am Roman Lutchyn (Microsoft Research) Topological Superconductivity in Superconductor-Semiconductor Heterostructures[Video][CC]
11:20am Kartiek Agarwal (Princeton) Majarona zero modes and dynamical decoupling[Video][CC]
12:00pm Karsten Flensberg (N. Bohr Institute) Discussion[Video][CC]

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

8:00am Felix von Oppen (Freie Universitat Berlin) Quantum magnetism and topological superconductivity in Yu-Shiba-Rusinov chains[Video][CC]
8:40am Elsa Prada (Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid) Latest semiconducting nanowire designs in the search for Majorana modes: ferromagnetic and full-shell hybrid nanowires[Slides][Video][CC]
9:20am Ady Stern (Weizmann Inst.) Discussion[Video][CC]
10:00am Omri Lesser (Weizmann Inst.) Phase-induced Majorana devices[Slides][Video][CC]
10:40am Phillip Kim (Harvard University) Induced Superconductivity in the Fractional Quantum Hall Edge in Graphene Heterostructures[Video][CC]
11:20am Saulius Vaitiekenas (Microsoft Research) Spin-polarized bound states in semiconductor-superconductor-ferromagnetic insulator islands[Video][CC]
12:00pm Jason Alicea (Caltech) Discussion[Video][CC]