International Argonne Fall Workshop on Nanophysics V:
Nanoscale Superconductivity and Magnetism
Argonne, November 14-18, 2005
Monday, November 14
8:45-9:00 Sam Bader Opening
9:00-9:30 Konstantin Efetov Anatoly Larkin - his life in science
9:30-10:00 Allen Goldman Electrostatic tuning of superconducting transition
10:00-10:30 Lev Bulaevskii Radiation from a single Josephson voltage biased junction
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Norman Birge Magnetization-dependent Tc shift in F/S/F trilayers with a strong ferromagnet
11:30-12:00 Dmitrii Polyakov Low-T Transport Induced by Coulomb Interaction in an Anderson Insulator
12:00-12:30 Alexei Tsvelik Doped spin liquid: Luttinger Sum Rule and Superconductivity
12:30-2:00 Lunch
2:00-2:30 Heinrich Jaeger Large self-assembled quantum dot arrays: Fabrication strategies and tunneling transport properties
2:30-3:00 Vladimir Goldman Observation of an Aharonov-Bohm Superperiod: Fractional Statistics of Laughlin Quasiparticle
3:00-3:30 Andrey Rogachev Coulomb blockade and coherent single-electron transport in nanowires undergoing a superconductor-insulator transition
3:30-4:00 Break
4:00-4:30 Boris Spivak Transport in Two Dimensional Electronic Micro-emulsions
4:30-5:00 Vladimir Pudalov Temperature and field dependences of the spin susceptibility in 2DE liquid
5:00-5:30 Leonid Levitov Mach-Zender Interferometry in a Strongly Driven Qubit
5:30-6:00 Andrew Jordan Quantum nondemolition measurement of a kicked qubit
Tuesday, November 15
9:00-9:30 Igor Lerner Low-T decoherence and relaxation in a superconducting charge qubit
9:30-10:00 Boris Altshuler Many-body Localization
10:00-10:30 Alex Gurevich Current-induced phase textures and pairbreaking in artificial multilayeres and two-gap superconductors
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Goran Karapetrov Observation of Vortex Lattice Transitions in Superconducting Single Crystals using STM
11:30-12:00 Nikolai Kopnin Giant oscillations of energy levels in mesoscopic superconductors
12:00-12:30 Vladimir Kogan Dissipation in ultra-thin current-carrying uperconducting bridges; evidence for quantum tunneling of Pearl vortices
12:30-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:00 Konstantin Efetov Bosonization and renormalization group for a clean Fermi gas with a repulsion in arbitrary dimensions
3:00-3:30 Dale van Harlingen Dynamics of stripe and order parameter domains in unconventional superconductors
3:30-4:00 Fabio Pistolesi Superharmonic Josephson relation at 0-/pi-junction transition
4:00-4:30 Break
4:30-5:00 Tatyana Baturina Superconductivity on the localization threshold: from quantum corrections to magnetic-field-tuned superconductor-insulator quantum phase transition
5:00-5:30 Ilya Krivorotov Spin transfer in nanomagnets
5:30-6:00 Igor Beloborodov Insulating state of granular superconductors in a strong coupling regime
Wednesday, November 16
9:00-9:30 Daniel Prober Inelastic processes in thin Au films
9:30-10:00 Dmitry Abanin Fermi-Edge Resonance and Tunneling in Nonequilibrium Electron Gas
10:00-10:30 Veniamin Kozub Point contact between the hopping insulators: effect of magnetic field
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Laura Adams Signatures of Random Matrix Theory in the Discrete Energy Spectra of Shape Disordered Metallic Clusters
11:30-12:00 Boris Shklovskii Insulator-metal transition in ion channels and water filled nanopores
12:00-12:30 Vsevolod Gantmakher General description of quantum phase transitions applied to 3D-normal-metal-insulator and 2D-superconductor-insulator transitions
12:30-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:00 Venkat Chandrasekhar Charge Imbalance, Elastic Cotunneling, and Crossed Andreev Reflection: Non-Local Effects in Normal-Superconducting Systems
3:00-3:30 Dmitry Bagrets Statistics of Current Fluctuations and Coulomb Interaction in Diffusive Conductors
3:30-4:00 Arvind Subramaniam Multifractal wave functions on the boundary of a critical spin quantum Hall system
4:00-4:30 Break
4:30-5:00 Yasuhiro Tokura Electron spin resonance and two qubit operation in a slanting Zeeman field
5:00-5:30 Serguei Urazhdin Spin Transport at Magnetic Interfaces
5:30-6:00 Manuel Houzet Domain wall superconductivity in hybrid superconductor/ferromagnet bilayers
6:00-6:30 Misha Reznikov Measurement of counting statistics of electron transport in a tunnel junction
Thursday, November 17
9:00-9:30 Yuval Gefen Electronic Mach-Zehnder interferometer as a tool to probe fractional statistics
9:30-10:00 Charles Marcus Making Quantum Bits
10:00-10:30 Piero Martinoli Electrostatic Modulation of the Superfluid Response of Ultrathin Superconducting La2-x SrxCuO4 Film
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Eugene Chudnovsky Magnetic Deflagration
11:30-12:00 Andrei Lopatin Hopping transport in granular metals
12:00-12:30 Alex Golubov Anomalous features of the proximity effect in unconventional superconductors
12:30-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:00 Gleb Finkelshtein Evolution of Kondo Effect in Carbon Nanotubes
3:00-3:30 Andrei Varlamov Weak localization effects in granular metals
3:30-4:00 Julia Meyer Spontaneous Spin Polarization in Quantum Wires
4:00-4:30 Break
4:30-5:00 Ivar Martin Two-level fluctuatiors in Josephson junctions - mechanisms and diagnostics
5:00-5:30 Eugene Il'ichev Radio-frequency method for investigation of quantum qroperties of superconducting structures.
5:30-6:00 Robert Shekhter Quantum nanomechanics of the shuttle systems
Friday, November 18
9:00-9:30 Joakim Bergli Models of environment and T1 relaxation in Josephson Charge Qubits
9:30-10:00 Leonid Glazman Energy-resolved inelastic scattering off a magnetic impurity
10:00-10:30 Kristen Buchanan Soliton pair dynamics in patterned ferromagnetic ellipses
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Emil Yuzbashyan Relaxation and persistent oscillations of the order parameter in the nonstationary BCS theory
11:30-12:00 Alexander Mirlin Interaction effects on magnetooscillations in a two-dimensional electron gas
12:00-12:30 Nikolai Sinitsyn Disorder contributions to the anomalous Hall effect
12:30-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:00 Alexander Finkelstein Metal-Insulator transition in 2D
3:00-3:30 Felix Von Oppen Disorder-Induced Resistive Anomaly Near Ferromagnetic Phase Transition
3:30-3:45 Closing