KITP Program: Symmetry, Topology, and Quantum Phases of Matter: From Tensor Networks to Physical Realizations
(Sep 22 - Dec 9, 2016)
Coordinators: Ignacio Cirac, Lukasz Fidkowski, Ashvin Vishwanath, and Cenke Xu

Time Speaker Title
12/15, 2:00pm Lucile Savary
Exotic criticality and superconductivity in spin-orbit coupled (topological) semimetals[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/14, 2:00pm Andriy Nevidomskyy
Rice & KITP
Topological Surface States in the Heavy Fermion Superconductors[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/13, 2:00pm Jens Eisert
Freie Universitat Berlin
Fermionic topological quantum states as tensor networks[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/12, 2:00pm Ying Ran
Boston College
Symmetric tensor-networks and topological phases[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/09, 2:00pm Xiaoliang Qi
Stanford & KITP
Fractional Statistics and the Butterfly Effect[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/07, 2:00pm Brayden Ware
Nicolas Tarantino
(Stony Brook & KITP)
Commuting Projector Models for Fermionic Symmetry Protected and Topological Phases
12/06, 1:30pm Tarun Grover
Deconfined Phases and Phase Transitions in a Simple Model[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/05, 2:30pm Ronny Thomale
Univ. Wuerzburg & KITP
Band structure engineering of perfect fractional Chern insulators[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12/05, 12:15pm Mike Zaletel
Princeton & KITP
Searching for Symmetry Fractionalization in Numerics and Experiment[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
12/01, 2:00pm Dima Feldman
Brown University & KITP
Particle-hole symmetry without particle-hole symmetry in the quantum Hall effect in the second Landau level[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/30, 2:00pm Mike Zaletel
Princeton & KITP
Symmetry constraints in quantum materials: making the most of seeing nothing[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Colloquium
11/29, 2:00pm Roman Lutchyn
Coulomb blockade effect in proximitized nanowires[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/21, 2:00pm Eun-Ah Kim
Cornell & KITP
Machine learning topological phases[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/18, 2:00pm Shinsei Ryu
UC Berkeley & KITP
Many-body topological invariants for fermionic SPT phases[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/16, 2:00pm Hong Yao
Tsinghua Univ. & KITP
Emergent spacetime supersymmetry in 2D and 3D topological phases[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/10, 10:00am Ribhu Kaul
University of Kentucky & KITP
Quantum spin liquids from quadrupolar ordered magnets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/08, 2:00pm Michael Lawler
Binghamton Univ. & KITP
Topology of frustration revealed by supersummetry[Refs][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/03, 2:00pm Tim Hsieh
Topological Bootstrap: Fractionalization from Kondo Coupling[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/02, 1:30pm Cenke Xu
A class of 2+1d stable self-dual conformal field theories, theory and possible experiments[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/01, 2:00pm Didier Poilblanc
LPT Toulouse & KITP
Chiral topological spin liquids with PEPS[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/31 12:15pm Xie Chen
Caltech & KITP
Symmetry Protected Topological Phases[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
10/27, 2:00pm Taylor Hughes
Univ. of Illinois & KITP
Quantized Electric Multipole Moments in Topological Crystalline Insulators[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/26, 2:00pm David Perez-Garcia
Universidad Complutense de Madrid & KITP
Matrix Product Density Operators: Renormalization Fixed Points and Boundary Theories[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/17-21 Conference: Topological Quantum Matter
10/14, 2:00pm Yasuhiro Hatsugai
Univ. Tsukuba & KITP
Bulk-edge correspondence in topological pumping[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/13, 3:30pm Peter Zoller
Univ. Innsbruck
Nano-scale dark state optical potentials for cold atoms[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/13, 2:00pm Zheng-Cheng Gu
Perimeter & KITP
Topological phases in interacting fermion systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/12, 10:00am Curt von Keyserlingk
Princeton & KITP
The pi spin-glass / time crystal phase (Joint with TopoQuant16)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/11, 2:00pm Netanel Lindner
Technion & KITP
Topological pumping in far-from-equilibrium periodically driven systems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/07, 1:30pm C. Wang
(Harvard & KITP)
Max Metlitski
(Perimeter & KITP)
A. Vishwanath
Discussion on dualities[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/06, 1:30pm Mike Mulligan
Stanford & KITP
The many faces of mirror symmetry[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/05, 1:30pm Max Metlitski
Perimeter & KITP
Particle-vortex duality of 2d Dirac fermion from electric-magnetic duality of 3d topological insulators[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10/04, 1:30pm Frank Pollmann
Dynamical signatures of topological spin liquids[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9/30, 1:30pm All Participants Discussion
9/29, 1:30pm Yuan-Ming Lu
Ohio State & KITP
When do crystalline insulators exhibit quantum Hall effects?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9/28, 1:30pm Maissam Barkeshli
Univ. of Maryland & KITP
Characterizing symmetry-enriched topological states in 2+1 dimensions[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9/26, 2:00pm All Participants Organizational meeting[Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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