below: Poster Contributions, Invited Speakers

Preliminary Schedule

Saturday, June 28
18.00 – 21.00   Registration and Welcome party

Sunday, June 29
08.30 – 09.30  Registration
09.30 – 09.45  Opening
Session:   CARBON-BASED NANOSTRUCTURES. 
09.45 – 10.15   Alexander Vul'. Detonation nanodiamonds as a new nanocarbon material for nanotechnology.
10.15 – 10.45   Ivar Martin. Topological confinement in bilayer graphene.
10.45 – 11.15   COFFEE BREAK
11.15 – 11.45   Andrea Ferrari. Raman and Rayleigh spectroscopy of graphene.
11.45 – 12.15   Nikolai Kopnin. Superconductivity of Dirac electrons in graphene.
13.00 – 14.00   LUNCH
Session:    QUANTUM COHERENCE IN NANOSTRUCTURES,  QUBITS,  AND QUANTUM MANIPULATIONS -- I
14.30 -- 15.00   Alexander Shnirman. Lasing and cooling with Josephson qubits.
15.00 – 15.30   Alexander Korotkov. Wavefunction uncollapse: Theory and experiment.
15.30 – 16.00   Yuval Gefen. Weak values in spin-operated quantum dots.
16.00 – 16.30   COFFEE BREAK
               DISORDER AND INTERACTIONS IN NANOSTRUCTURES
16.30 – 17.00    Vladimir Pudalov. Experimental test of the two-parameter scaling for metal-insulator transition in 2D interacting system.
17.00 – 17.30    Igor Burmistrov. Energy relaxation in the spin-polarized disordered electron liquid.
17.30 – 18.00    Gianluigi Catelani. Transport in open quantum dots: Quantum kinetic equation and non-equilibrium effects on current noise.

Monday,  June 30
Session:  NANOBIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS
09.00 – 09.30   Sergey Bezrukov. Biological nanopores as molecular sensors.
09.30 – 10.00   Anne Ulrich. Transport across biomembranes observed by solid state NMR.
NANOSCOPIC SUPERCONDUCTIVITY -- I
10.00 – 10.30    Norman Birge.  S/F/S Josephson junctions.
10.30 – 11.00    COFFEE BREAK
11.00 – 11.30     Andrey Varlamov. Fluctuation spectroscopy of granularity in superconducting structures.
11.30 – 12.00     Valery Ryazanov. Current-phase relation doubling at 0-pi transition in Josephson SFS junctions.
12.00 -- 12.30    Mikhail Feigelman. Fractal superconductivity and superconductor-insulator transition.
13.00 – 14.00   LUNCH
Session:  COLD  ATOMS, BOSE-EINSTEIN CONDENSATES
14.30 – 15.00    Ehud Altman. The superfluid-insulator transition of one-dimensional bosons in strong disorder.
15.00 – 15.30    Dimitri Gangardt. Correlations in an expanding gas of hard-core bosons.
 QUANTUM COHERENCE IN NANOSTRUCTURES,  QUBITS,  AND QUANTUM MANIPULATIONS -- II
15.30 – 16.00 Jan von Delft. Mesoscopic-to-universal crossover of transmission phase of multilevel quantum dots.
16.00 – 16.30 COFFEE BREAK
16.30 – 17.00 Mikhail Lukin. Nanoscale magnetic sensing with an individual electronic spin qubit in diamond.
17.00 – 17.30 Yuriy Makhlin. Geometric phase from adiabatic manipulations of the environment.

Tuesday,  July 1
Session:   GRAPHENE
09.00 – 09.30    Alexander Savchenko. Quantum interference in single- and bilayer graphene.
09.30 – 10.00    Igor Gornyi. Anomalous localization and quantum Hall effect in disordered graphene.
10.00 – 10.30    Felix von Oppen. Flexural phonons in free-standing graphene
10.30 – 11.00    COFFEE BREAK
NANOSCOPIC  SUPERCONDUCTIVITY -- II   
11.00 – 11.30    Dan Shahar. Bad superconductors.
11.30 – 12.00    Tatyana Baturina. Cooper-pair superinsulator.
12.00 -- 12.30   Mikhail Fistul. Transport in low-dimensional superconducting systems: Macroscopic quantum effects.    
13.00 – 14.00   LUNCH
14.30 – 23.00   EXCURSION AND CONFERENCE DINNER

Wednesday,  July 2
 Session:  MOLECULAR ELECTRONICS
09.00 – 09.30   Herre van der Zant. Single-molecule quantum dots.
09.30 -- 10.00   Ferdinand Evers. Ab initio calculations for transport properties of single molecules: Fundamental aspects and applications.
                    NOISE  AND RELATED PHENOMENA IN NANOSTRUCTURES
10.00 – 10.30    Klaus Ensslin. Single-photon detection in semiconductor quantum circuits.      
10.30 – 11.00    COFFEE BREAK
11.00 – 11.30    Richard Deblock. Measuring the quantum noise of mesoscopic devices with an on-chip detector.
11.30 – 12.00   Hugues Pothier. Measuring non-gaussian noise with a Josephson junction.
12.00 -- 12.30   Yuri Galperin. Slow relaxation and memory effects in conductance of  hopping insulators.
13.00 – 14.00   LUNCH
Session:  QUANTUM DOTS
14.30 – 15.00   Dmitri Averin. Coulomb blockade of anyons in quantum antidots
15.00 – 15.30   Richard Berkovits. Coupling a quantum dot to a non-Fermi-liquid lead: Universality and quantum phase transitions. 
15.30 – 16.00    COFFEE BREAK
16.00 – 16.30    Ganpathy Murthy. Quantum critical regimes in mesoscopic systems.
16.30 – 17.00    Vladimir Kravtsov. One-dimensional localization: Devil's staircase of statistical anomalies
17.00 – 20.00    POSTER SESSION

Thursday,  July 3
Session:  SPINTRONICS
09.00 – 09.30    Klaus Ploog. Ferromagnetic semiconductors with high Curie temperature and unusual magnetic properties: The case of Gd-doped GaN.
09.30 – 10.00    Johann Kroha. Simultaneous ferromagnetic semiconductor-metal transition in Gd-doped EuO.
10.00 – 10.30    Sergey Tarasenko. Effect of an in-plane magnetic field on electron scattering in quantum wells.
10.30 – 11.00    COFFEE BREAK
QUANTUM  HALL  SYSTEMS  OUT OF  EQUILIBRIUM
11.00—11.30   Michael Zudov. Non-linear transport in quantum Hall systems: Microwave, acoustic phonon, and impurity resonances.
11.30 – 12.00   Assa Auerbach. Non-linear Floquet transport theory for high Landau levels.
13.00 – 14.00   LUNCH
Session:   QUANTUM  WIRES
14.30 -- 15.00   Dmitry Gutman. Non-equilibrium Luttinger liquid:  Zero-bias anomaly and dephasing
15.00 – 15.30  Michael Pustilnik.  Dynamic correlations in one-dimensional quantum liquids.
15.30 – 16.00   COFFEE BREAK
16.00 – 16.30    Dmitry Bagrets. Energy relaxation in the disordered Luttinger liquid.
16.30 – 17.00    Konstantin Matveev.  Electronic transport in inhomogeneous quantum wires.
17.00 -- 17.15    CLOSING  



Poster Contributions



Invited Speakers


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