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Scope and Topics

We intend to cover the following topics:
  • Single-electron physics
  • Spintronics
  • Quantum macroscopic phenomena
  • Nanoscale superconductivity
  • Coherence and correlation effects
  • Quantum mesoscopic phenomena
  • Superconductivity in nanostructures
  • Noise and fluctuation phenomena
  • Drag and pumping effects in nanostructures


The Workshop will be held on June 27 July 2, 2004 in St Petersburg at

State Regional Center for Education
197348 St Petersburg, Aerodromnaya St. 4
Phone: +7-812-394 5002

The center is located within the 5-minute walk from the "Pionerskaya" subway station. To get from the station, one has to turn right immediately, cross the street, pass large gray-brick building and then turn right again to Aerodromnaya St. (see local map)

Important:Non-participants who are interested to attend the workshop please inform the local organizing committee or V. Kozub to be included into the list of attendants of the venue.

The downtown with its famous canals, museums and theaters is available by the public transport. We are certain that you and your family will also enjoy many cultural places that St Petersburg offers. General information about St Petersburg can be found here.


Contributions are in English. No simultaneous translation services will be provided.

Workshop Format

The Workshop program includes about 40 oral presentations. Contributions are selected on the basis of the abstracts submitted by authors. Talks will conform to a 25-minute with additional 5 minutes for discussions.

The 2004 Advanved Research Workshop is a joint workshop of and sponsored by

Materials Theory Institute of the
Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Laboratoire de Physique et Modélisation des Milieux, CNRS Grenoble

A.F.Ioffe Institute

Weizmann Institute

© 2004 Materials Theory Institute, MSD, ANL, USA