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Upcoming talks / seminars:

Fri, Feb 24, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Superconductive InAs/Al heterostructures
Fabrizio Nichele -
University Copenhagen, Denmark
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon, Mar 6, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
TBA
Neil Sinclair-
University of Calgary, Canada
QSIT Seminar
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Past talks:

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2017

Wed, Feb 15, 2017 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Microwave-driven quantum logic with trapped ions
Thomas Harty -
University of Oxford, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT J 51
Quantum Galilean Cannon as a Schrodinger Cat
Maxim Olshanii - University of Massachusetts Boston, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT H 42
Three-dimensional Gross-Pitaevskii solitary waves in optical lattices: stabilization using the artificial quartic kinetic energy induced by lattice shaking
Maxim Olshanii -
University of Massachusetts Boston, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Mon, Jan 23, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPZ E 35
Atomic and molecular contacts: Spins, Photons, Noise
Richard Berndt -
Institute of Experimental and Applied Physics, CAU Kiel, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Lukas Novotny

Fri, Jan 20, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Viscosity in Quantum Fluids 
Wilhelm Zwerger -
TU Munich, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Tue, Jan 17, 2017 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Towards Coherent Internal State Manipulation of a Quantum State Prepared Single Molecular Ion
Michael Drewsen -
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue, Jan 17, 2017 - 11:00
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - Room CH C3 30
Experimental observation of the Coherent Forward Scattering: quantum interferences in the strong localization regime
Clément Hainaut - Université de Lille, CNRS, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jean-Philippe Brantut

2016

Thu, Dec 15, 2016 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 5
Topological order in finite-temperature and driven dissipative systems
Michael Fleischhauer -
Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany
QSIT Colloquium, abstract flyer (PDF, 72 KB)
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Wed, Dec 14, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum Ising machines with parametrically modulated nonlinear oscillators
Alexandre Blais -
Institut Quantique, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Tue, Dec 13, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Snake states and their symmetry in graphene
Rakesh Tiwari (Bruder Group)
Quantum dynamics of skyrmions in chiral magnets
Christina Psaroudaki (Loss Group)
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Dec 12, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1
Opto/electromechanics with Extremely Small Mechanical Resonators: Novel Challenges & Perspectives
Pierre Verlot – ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Martino Poggio

Fri, Dec 9, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Floquet engineering in periodically driven optical lattices and beyond
Juliette Simonet -
Universität Hamburg, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Tilman Esslinger / Rémi Desbuquois

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Nanowire heterostructures for phonon investigation
Ilaria Zardo, University of Basel
Detecting entanglement with the human eye
Nicolas Sangouard
, University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPP M 12
New materials for Van der Waals heterostructures
Roman Gorbachev - University of Manchester, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Lukas Novotny

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
A single atom heat engine
Eric Lutz - Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
QC2/QSIT Colloquium, link 
Host: Christoph Bruder

Tue, Nov 29, 2016 - 12:45-14:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 5
Topology in Physics: an Introduction to this Year’s Nobel Prize
Wilhelm Zwerger -
TU München & ETH Zurich
QSIT special lecture for students, abstract, flyer (PDF, 1.2 MB)
Hosts: Gianni Blatter / Klaus Ensslin

Tue, Nov 29, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Finite-temperature conductance of strongly interacting quantum wire with a nuclear spin order
Pavel Aseev - Klinovaja Group, University of Basel
Majorana Fermions and the Josephson effect
Constantin Schrade
- Loss Group, University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Nov 28, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1
Probing spin waves using nanoscale magnetometry
Toeno van der Sar – Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Mon, Nov 28, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
InAs/Al superconductive heterstructures
Fabrizio Nichele
- University of Copenhagen, DK
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Tue, Nov 22, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Coherent coupling of spins and springs through strain
Arne Barfuss - Maletinsky Group, University of Basel
Electron-mediated nuclear spin-nuclear spin coupling in a semiconductor
Mathieu Munsch
- Warburton Group, University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Fri, Nov 18, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
From quantum cryptography to the foundations of physics
Renato Renner - ETH Zurich
QC2/QSIT colloquium, link 
Host: Nicolas Sangouard

Tue, Nov 15, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Fabry Perot cavities in encapsulated graphene based on superlattice effect
Clevin Handschin - Schönenberger Group, University of Basel
Nanomagnets for Spin-Orbit coupling
Tim Camenzind
- Zumbuhl Group, University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Nov 14, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Levitated Magnets in the Quantum Regime: New Opportunities
Oriol Romero-Isart
– University of Innsbruck, Austria
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Nicolas Sangouard

Tue, Nov 8, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Quantum error correction as a simple puzzle game
James Wootton - Loss Group, University of Basel
Proof-of-principle experiments for quantum error correction
James Wootton -
Loss Group, University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Nov 7, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Qubits and vibrations in suspended carbon nanotubes
Edward Laird
– University of Oxford
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri, Nov 4, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Nanophononics today and perspectives
Ilaria Zardo - Dep. Physik, University of Basel
QC2/QSIT colloquium, link 
Host: Martino Poggio

Tue, Nov 1, 2016 - 12:10 
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Cooper-pair splitter in InAs nanowires, recent results 
Gergö Fülöp - Schönenberger Group, University of Basel
Edge state spectroscopy with a GaAs quantum wire
Taras Patlatiuk -
Zumbühl Group, University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Oct 24, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Ultrastrong coupling phenomena beyond the Dicke model
Peter Rabl - Technische Universität Wien
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Christoph Bruder / Philipp Treutlein

Wed, Oct 19, 2016 - 13:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Entanglement of Gaussian states
Alessio Serafini - University College London, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home / Joseba Alonso
 

Tue, Oct 18, 2016 - 12:10
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Witnessing Bell-correlations
Nicolas Sangouard -
University of Basel
Bell correlations in a Bose-Einstein condensate
Philipp Treutlein -
University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Tue, Oct 11, 2016 - 12:10
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Andreev tunneling in multiterminal hybrid CNT devices
Andreas Baumgartner
- Schönenberger Group, University of Basel
Nobel Prize in Physics 2016
Christoph Bruder - 
University of Basel
Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Oct 10, 2016 - 15:00 
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Atom-photon interface with fiber-tip cavities and optical tweezers

Klara Theophilo - University of Oxford, UK
QSIT Seminar link
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue, Oct 4, 2016 - 12:10
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Vectorial scanning probe microscopy and coherent mechanics with nanowires
Martino Poggio
- University of Basel
Quantum sensing of nano magnetic systems - domain-walls, ferromagnetic resonance and antiferromagnets
Brendan Shields
- Maletinsky Group, University of Basel
Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Oct 3, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Tailoring supercurrent confinement in bilayer graphene 1D constrictions
Romain Danneau - Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Tue, Sep 27, 2016 - 12:10
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Decoupling a hole spin from the nuclear spins in a semiconductor quantum dot
Richard Warburton
- University of Basel
Spin relaxation anisotropy and hyperfine mechanism in a shape-controlled GaAs dot
Leon Camenzind -
Zumbühl Group, University of Basel
Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Sep 26, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Quantum computing on a superconducting qubit platform
Stefan Filipp -  IBM Rüschlikon
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Tue, Sep 20, 2016 - 12:10
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Opening Speech of the PhD School and Research Seminar
Dominik Zumbühl - University of Basel
Quantum Science and Technology in Basel
Daniel Loss -
University of Basel
Research Seminar Quantum Science &Technology link

Mon, Sep 5, 2016 - 15:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Ultra-cold atoms with tunable interactions in a double well potential: a new system for precision measurements and fundamental physics tests
Marco Fattori - University of Florence, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger / Manuele Landini

Mon, Sep 5, 2016 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg, HPF G 6
Integrated optics and CMOS trapped-ion technologies
Karan Mehta - MIT & Lincoln Labs, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon, Aug 22, 2016 -14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 51
New driven phases of quantum matter
Curt von Keyserlingk - Princeton Center for Theoretical Sciences, Princeton, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger / Michael Messer

Wed, Aug 17, 2016 -11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
New approaches in quantum thermodynamics
Raam Uzdin - The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Tue, Aug 16, 2016 -14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Towards quantum simulations with Rydberg atoms
Thanh-Long Nguyen - Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, Collège de France, Paris, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri, July 15, 2016 -10:00
ETH Zurrich,Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Classical topological paramagnetism
Zohar Ringel - University of Oxford, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Oded Zilberberg

Tue, July 5, 2016 - 10:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Perspectives in THz optomechanics
Alessandro Tredicucci - Università di Pisa and NEST, Pisa, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jérôme Faist

Mon, July 4, 2016 - 14:00 (Coffee & tea after the talk)
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 5
Building with Crystals of Light and Quantum Matter: From clocks to computers
Ana Maria Rey - JILA, NIST and University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 1.4 MB), podcast
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu, June 30, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Cavity opto-mechanics with ultra cold-atoms in synthetic gauge fields
Sankalpa Ghosh - Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Tobias Donner

Thu, June 23, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Effective Field Theory for Strongly Interacting Photons
Michael Gullans - NIST, Gaithersburg, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Wed, June 22, 2016 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Engineered microwave control for trapped ions
Martina Wahnschaffe - Institute of Quantum Optics, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Florian Leupold / Jonathan Home

Wed, June 22, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Probing exotic states of interacting 2D systems: News from Princeton Flatlands!
Mansour Shayegan - Princeton, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon, June 13, 2016 - 12:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E &
Towards deterministic generation of Majoranas in one dimensional quantum wires
Jun Chen - University of Pittsburgh, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Fri, June 3, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Thermodynamical cost of simulating quantum contextuality: A novel way for "device-independent" quantum information
Adán Cabello - University of Seville, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Joseba Alonso / Jonathan Home

Thu, June 2, 2016 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg  - HPF G 6
Dynamics of Superconductor-Semiconductor Josephson Junctions
David J. van Woerkom - QuTech and Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon, May 30, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Superconductivity and Coherent Proximity Phenomena in Pb/Si(111) atomic monolayers: A STM study
Dimitri Roditchev  -  ESPCI ParisTech, France
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: E. Meyer

Thu, May 26, 2016 - 19:30
ETH Zurich, Zentrum - HG G 5
Kühlung eines Nanopartikels in einer optischen Falle
Lukas Novotny - Photonics Laboratory, ETH Zurich
Host: Physikalischen Gesellschaft Zürich link

Thu, May 26, 2016 - 17:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HCI J 3
Trapped ion quantum information and Schroedinger's cat
Jonathan Home - Institute for Quantum Electronics, ETH Zurich
Public lecture

Wed, May 25, 2016 - 16:15 (apéro at 17:15)
ETH Zurich Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
Interferometry in a Strong Light
Cindy Regal - JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
The Zurich Physics Colloquium link
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue, May 24, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIL C 10.2
Spin-motional coupling in assembled quantum gases

Brian Lester - JILA and University of Colorado, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue, May 24, 2016 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Cavity quantum electrodynamics with carbon nanotubes: from atomic-like systems to condensed matter
Takis Kontos - Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Giacomo Scalari

Mon, May 23, 2016 - 16:15   
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82  - Lecture Hall 1  
Quantized one-dimensional edge channels with strong spin-orbit coupling in 3D topological insulators
Alex Holleitner -  Technische Universität München, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar link
Host: Ilaria Zardo

Fri, May 20, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Searching for ultralight dark matter with atomic spectroscopy and nuclear resonance
Dmitry Budker - Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz, Germany
QC2/QSIT colloquium, link 
Hosts: Patrick Maletinsky, Philipp Treutlein

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Fri, May 20, 2016 - 11:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum Machine Learning
Seth Lloyd - MIT, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Renato Renner

Tue, May 10, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
A New Paradigm for Edge Reconstruction of Fractional States
Yuval Gefen - The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon, May 2, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Engineering Photonic States and Quantum Networking
Rob Thew - Group of Applied Physics, University of Geneva
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link
Host: Nicolas Sangouard

Mon, May 2, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Dynamics of strongly interacting atomic Fermi gases
Giacomo Roati - INO-CNR and LENS, University of Florence, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Jean-Philippe Brantut

Fri, April 29, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25  - Lecture Hall 1
Engineering the Quantum Computer
David DiVincenzo - RWTH Aachen, FZ Jülich, Germany
Colloquium in Basel, link 
Hosts: F. Thielemann, Dominik Zumbühl

Mon, April 25, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum simulation in cQED: when the Kondo effect meets quantum optics
Nicolas Roch - Institut Néel, France
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link 
Hosts: Richard Warburton, Mathieu Munsch

Fri, April 22, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Spin and valley physics in two-dimensional materials beyond graphene
Guido Burkard - University of Konstanz, Germany
Colloquium in Basel, link 
Hosts: Daniel Loss and Jelena Klinovaja

Thu, April 21, 2016 - 14:00
ETH Zurich Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
50th anniversary of quantum Hall experiments (and still wrong pictures about the current distribution)
Klaus von Klitzing - Max Planck Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon, April 18, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Gapless Andreev bound states in a topological junction on the Quantum Spin Hall insulator HgTe
Erwann Bocquillon - Universität Würzburg, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar linkabstract (PDF, 98 KB) 
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri, April 15, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Topological quantum matter in low dimensions
Jelena Klinovaja - University of Basel
QC2/QSIT colloquium, link 
Host: Martino Poggio

Wed, April 13, 2016 - 16:15
ETH Zurich Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
Exploring Classical Coherence with Nanomechanical Systems 
Eva Weig - University of Konstanz, Germany
The Zurich Physics Colloquium, link 
Apéro at 17:15
Host: Christian Degen

Fri, April 8, 2016 - 15:15 (coffee at 15:00)
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Semiconductor Hetero-Nanowires on Si for Photonic and Electronic Applications
Gerhard Abstreiter - Technische Universität München, Germany
QC2/QSIT colloquium, link 
Host: I. Zardo

Mon, April 4, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Scanning tunneling spectroscopy of Shiba states induced by magnetic adsorbates on a superconductor
Katherina Franke - Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link 
Host: E. Meyer

Thu, March 31, 2016 - 13:00
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - room 3.12, 3rd floor
Optomechanical, vibrational and thermal properties of graphene nanoresonators
Cornelia Schwarz - Institut Néel, Grenoble, France
Special Seminar, link 
Host: Martino Poggio

Tue, March 29, 2016 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum electro-mechanics on dielectric nanomembranes
Johannes Fink - Inst. of Science and Technology Austria, Klosterneuburg, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon, March 21, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum and nanooptics with microcavities
David Hunger - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link 
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Mon, March 14, 2016 - 17:00
University of Geneva - GAP UNIGE Seminar room 
Multiparticle entanglement in quantum hyper graph states
Otfried Gühne - University of Siegen, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Nicolas Brunner

Mon, March 14, 2016 - 16:15
Field Effect Control of Quantum Phases Using Ionic Gating
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Justin Jianting Ye - University of Groningen, The Netherlands
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link 
Host: Richard Warburton

Thu, March 10, 2016 - 16:45
An overview of Quantum Fluids of Light: first successes and many exciting perspectives
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 5
Iacopo Carusotto - University of Trento, Italy
QSIT Colloquium, abstractflyer (PDF, 368 KB) 
Coffee & tea 16:15
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Wed, March 9, 2016 - 16:15
ETH Zurich Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
Quantum Control of a High-Speed Semiconductor Quantum Dot Hybrid Qubit
Mark A. Eriksson - University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, USA
The Zurich Physics Colloquium, link 
Apéro at 17:15
Host: Thomas Ihn

Mon, March 7, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum networks with trapped ions
Tracy Northup - University of Innsbruck, Austria
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link 
Host: Nicolas Sangouard

Wed, March 2, 2016 - 16:15
ETH Zurich Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
Quantum Sensing with Single Spins in Diamond   
Christian Degen - ETH Zurich
The Zurich Physics Colloquium, link 
Apéro at 17:15
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon, Feb 29, 2016 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Magnetic resonance at the quantum limit and beyond
Patrice Bertet - CEA Saclay, France
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link  
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Thu, Feb 25, 2016 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Embedding quantum simulators: unphysical operations and entanglement measure without full tomography
Enrique Solano - University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Thu, Feb 25, 2016 - 10:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Prethermalisation and Thermalisation in Periodically Driven Systems
Marin Bukov - Boston University, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Mon, Feb 22, 2016 - 16:16
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Something Old is New Again: Semiconductor Spintronics and Dynamically-Driven Spin Currents
Ezekiel Johnston-Halperin - Ohio State University, USA
QC2/QSIT Seminar, Link 
Host: Martino Poggio

Mon, Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Arrays of Josephson junctions: A useful tool for quantum optics
Christian Kraglund Andersen - Aarhus University, Denmark
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon, Feb 1, 2016 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Nanocontacts atom-by-atom with a friction emulator
Dorian Gangloff
MIT, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract  
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon, Jan 11, 2016 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Deterministic Generation of a Cluster State of Polarization-Entangled Single Photons
David Gershoni - Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract  
Host: Atac Imamoglu

2015

Tue, Dec 15, 2015 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HCP E 47.2 map, new building behind the HCI
Probing dipole coupling in cold Rydberg atoms by microwave spectroscopy
Michel Brune - Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, CNRS, ENS, UPMC, Collège de France
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Tobias Thiele / Andreas Wallraff

Wed, Dec 9, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Dynamical Self-Ordering of Superfluids and Light
Francesco Piazza - Universität Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner

Wed, Dec 9, 2015 - 10:30
IBM Research-Zurich, Säumerstrasse 4, 8803 Rüschlikon - Room C201
Spin-based Quantum Computing in Silicon
Andrew S. Dzurak - UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering, Sydney, Australia
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Gian Salis

Fri, Dec 4, 2015 - 15:15
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25  - Lecture Hall 1
Macroscopic quantum effects, electrical units, and the new SI
Franz Ahlers - PTB Braunschweig, Germany
QC2/QSIT colloquium, link 
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri, Dec 4, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum Simulation of a Wilson lattice gauge theory
Christine Muschik - Institute für Theoretische Physik, Universität Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Jonathan Home, Christa Flühmann

Mon, Nov 30, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Device-independent quantum information processing: protocols and quantum foundations
Antonio Acin - The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona
QC2/QSIT Seminar, link 
Host: Nicolas Sangouard

Thu, Nov 26, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Mixed-Species Logic Gates for Trapped-Ion Qubits
Ting-Rei Tan - National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue, Nov 24, 2015
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 4

Part I:     16:30 - 17:15
Controlled quantum many-body dynamics: nonlinearity, reversibility, complexity
Tommaso Calarco - University of Ulm, Germany
abstract (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Apéro:    17:15 - 17:45

Part II:    17:45 - 18:30
Strategy of Quantum Science on the European Level
Tommaso Calarco - University of Ulm, Germany

QSIT Colloquium
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Tue, Nov 24, 2015 - 10:30
IBM Research - Zurich, Säumerstrasse 4, 8803 Rüschlikon - Auditorium
Next Steps for Solid State Quantum Computers
David DiVincenzo
RWTH Aachen, Institute for Quantum Informatio, abstract 
Host: Andreas Fuhrer, Walter Riess

Mon, Nov 23, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Transport in Topological Insulators and Topological Superconductors: In the Search of Majorana Fermions
Ewelina Hankiewicz - University of Würzburg, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri, Nov 20, 2015 - 15:15
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Atoms splashing in cavities and walking in space
Dieter Meschede - Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Germany
QC2/QSIT colloquium Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Fri, Nov 20, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPH G 1
Nanocarbons in condensed matter physics

Mildred Dresselhaus - MIT, Cambridge, USA
Special Physics Colloquium   flyer (PDF, 963 KB)
Host: Klaus Ensslin
apéro after the colloquium

 

flyer

Thu, Nov 19, 2015 - 15:30
ETH Zurich, Zentrum - HG G 19.2
How to enhance young female scientists‘ success?
Mildred Dresselhaus - MIT, Cambridge, USA
Lecture and Subsequent Discussion   flyer (PDF, 48 KB)
registration required

Wed, Nov 18, 2015 - 17:00
ETH Zurich, Zentrum  - ETZ E 7 (Gloriastr.35)
Engineering the Scale-up of Quantum Systems: From Devices to Machines

David Reilly
The University of Sydney, Australia
Quantum Engineering Seminar, abstract
Host: Lukas Novotny

Mon, Nov 16, 2015 -  
16:15University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
From CMOS transistors to spin qubits

Silvano de Franceschi - CEA Grenoble, France
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri, Nov 13, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 52
Ultracold fermions in a one-dimensional bipartite optical lattice: Metal-insulator transitions driven by shaking

George  I. Japaridze -
Ilia State University and Andronikashvili Institute of Physics, Tbilisi, Georgia
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger, Michael Messer

Mon, Nov 9, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Semiconducting Nanowires - From Materials to Nanoscale Devices

Heike Riel - IBM Research Zurich
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link
Host: A. Baratoff

Mon, Nov 9, 2015 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Box potentials for 2D atomic clouds

Laura Corman - Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, ENS and Collège de France, Paris, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Fri, Nov 6, 2015 - 15:15
University of Base l- St. Joanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Time dilation in quantum systems

Caslav Brukner - University of Vienna, Austria
QC2/QSIT colloquium Link
Hosts: Nicolas Sangouard, Christoph Bruder

Fri, Nov 6, 2015 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Relaxometry and Dephasing of Superparamagnetic Magnetite Nanoparticles at Ambient Conditions

Amit Finkler - University of Stuttgart, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Christian Degen

Wed, Nov 4, 2015 - 16:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
A Bell Experiment without Loopholes
Ronald Hanson - Diamond Lab in Quantum Transport, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
The Zurich Physics Colloquium Link
Host: Renato Renner
related reading Link
 

Mon, Nov 2, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Néel-type skyrmion with a polar dressing
Istvan Kezsmarki - Budapest University of Technology and Economics
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link
Host: Martino Poggio

Fri, Oct 30, 2015 - 15:15
University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Scanning SQUID-on-tip nanoscale magnetometry and thermometry

Eli Zeldov
- Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
QC2/QSIT colloquium Link
Host: Martino Poggio

Thu, Oct 29, 2015 - 15:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Manybody excited states magnetospectroscopy in Kondo correlated carbon nanotubes

Milena Grifoni - University of Regensburg, Germany
joint QSIT & Solid State Physics Seminar, abstract
Host: Werner Wegscheider

Wed, Oct 28, 2015 - 16:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G
State Engineering and Squeezed Schrödinger’s Cats
Jonathan Home - Institute for Quantum Electronics, ETH Zurich
The Zurich Physics Colloquium Link
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Tue, Oct 27, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Probing contextuality with superconducting quantum circuits
Arkady Fedorov - The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Fri, Oct 23, 2015 - 15:15
University of Basel - St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
New opportunities with nanowires
Erik Bakkers - Eindhoven University of Technology
QC2/QSIT Colloquium Link
Host: Martino Poggio

Mon, Oct 19, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Squeezing of quantum noise of motion in a micromechanical resonator
Mika A. Sillanpää - Aalto University, Finnland
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri, Oct 16, 2015  - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Josephson photonics: Statistics of photons emitted by inelastic Cooper-pair tunneling
Alexander Grimm - INAC-CEA Grenoble, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Wed, Oct 14, 2015 - 14:00
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 -
Persistent currents induced by magnetic impurities and islands in superconductors with spin-orbit coupling
Annica Black-Schaffer - Uppsala University, Sweden
QSIT Seminar Link
Host: Jelena Klinovaja

Mon, Oct 12, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82- Lecture Hall 1
Optomechanics experiments with photonic and phononic crystals
Simon Gröblacher - Delft University of Technology
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link 
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Thu, Oct 8, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT J 52
Non-Equilibrium Transport of Interacting Bosons

Sandro Wimberger - DiFeST, Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Mon, Oct 5, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum Information and Quantum Optics with color center in diamond

Alexander Kubanek - Universität Ulm, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri, Oct 2, 2015 - 15:15
Universität Basel - St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Backaction of quantum measurement in superconducting circuits
Benjamin Huard - ENS Paris
QC2/QSIT Colloquium Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri, Oct 2, 2015  - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Viscosity, Current Vortices and Negative Nonlocal Resistance in Graphene
Leonid Levitov - MIT, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu Oct 1, 2015  - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Understanding and Engineering Spin Physics in Quantum Dot Molecules
Matthew Doty - University of Delaware, Newark, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue, Sept 29, 2015 - 17:00
ETH Zurich, down town - ETZ E 6
New Regimes of Nonlinear Optics for Quantum Information Applications
Alexander Gaeta - Columbia University, USA
Photonics Seminar, abstract
Host: Lukas Novotny

Mon Sept 28, 2015 - 16:00
University of Zurich, Irchel Campus - Y16 G15
A Quantum Mechanics Lab on a Chip
Andreas Wallraff - ETH Zurich
Schrödinger Colloquium, abstract

Sept 8, 9 & 10, 2015
ETH main building - HG F 3
Reflections on the photon, the laser and quantum physics
Serge Haroche (Nobel Prize in Physics 2012) - Collège de France, Paris

Paul Bernays Lectures 2015   Link

Sept 8, 2015 - 17:00
Lecture 1
Celebtrating the international year of light: how the laser has revolutionized physics over the last fifty years

Sept 9, 2015 - 16:30
Lecture 2
Controlling photons in a box and raising Schrödinger cats of light: when thought experiments become real

Sept 10, 2015 - 16:30
Lecture 3
Counting and controlling photons non-destructively

Wed Aug 26, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Orbital Kondo effect in fractional quantum Hall regime
Yashar Komijani - University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Aug 24, 2015 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Many-body spin systems with ultracold polar molecules
Steven Moses - JILA, Boulder, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract 
Host: Tobias Donner / Tilman Esslinger

Tue July 7, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Spin orbit interaction in graphene materials
Jelena Klinovaja
- Univesity of Basel, Switzerland
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon June 29, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 51
Temperature as an Emergent Property of Non-Equilibrium Systems
Emanuele Dalla Torre - Bar Ilan University, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Sebastian Huber

Fri June 19, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
A precision measurement of the electron's electric dipole moment using trapped molecular ions
Matt Grau -
JILA, Boulder, CO, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue June 16, 2015 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Superfluidity in topologically nontrivial flat bands
Sebastiano Peotta - Aalto University, Finnland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Päivi Törmä/Tilman Esslinger

Mon June 15, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Predicting the future of noisy qubits
Michael J. Biercuk - University of Sydney, Australia
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Wed June 3, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Unconventional magnetic exchange interactions - from cold atoms to spin-orbit coupled solids
Arun Paramekanti - University of Toronto, Canada
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Sebastian Huber

Tue June 2, 2015 - 16:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
Nonlinear Quantum Liquids in One Dimension
Leonid Glazman - Yale University, USA
Schroedinger Lecture Link
Host: Gianni Blatter

Tue June 2, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT H 42
Rabi-Kondo correlated state in a laser-driven quantum dot
Moshe Goldstein - Tel Aviv University, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon June 1, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Edge resistance in topological insulators
Moshe Goldstein - Tel Aviv University, Israel
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Fri May 29, 2015 - 15:15
Universität Basel - St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Interfacial Superconductivity and Magnetism in Oxide Heterostructures
Jean-Marc Triscone - Université de Genève, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT colloquium   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Wed May 27, 2015 - 10:30 - 12:00
USI Lugano - Via G. Buffi 13 - room A 22 (red building)
A Personal Perspective on Quantum Cryptography
Gilles Brassard - Université de Montréal, Canada
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Stefan Wolf

Thu May 21, 2015 - 11:15
University of Bern - Siedlerstrasse 5 - Lecture Hall B116
Exciton-polariton Bose-Einstein condensation with a polymer at room temperature
Thilo Stöferle - IBM Research - Zurich
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: André Stefanov

Wed May 20, 2015 - 16:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 4
Colloidal Nanocrystals for Optoelectronics:
Understanding the Physics of Recombination and Charge Transport

Vanessa Wood - D-ITET, ETH Zurich
The Zurich Physics Colloquium, abstract (JPEG, 389 KB), podcast
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon May 18, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Using scanning probe microscopes to detect and manipulate quantum magnetism and many particle states
Markus Ternes - Max-Planck-Institut, Stuttgart, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Martino Poggio

Mon May 18, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 51
Measuring the Chern number of Hofstadter bands with bosonic atoms
Monika Aidelsburger - University of Munich, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Oded Zilberberg, Gianni Blatter

Wed May 13, 2015 - 13:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum dynamics in ultracold Fermi gases and nanoplasmonics
Päivi Törmä - Aalto University, Finnland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner

Mon May 11, 2015 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Controlled manipulation of electronic quantum states in heterostructured nanowires
Stefano Roddaro - Università di Pisa, Italy
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri May 8, 2015 - 15:15
Universität Basel - St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Mid-infrared and THz quantum cascade laser frequency combs for spectroscopy
Jérôme Faist - ETH Zürich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT colloquium   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Fri May 8, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Universal phenomena in driven open quantum systems
Sebastian Diehl - TU Dresden, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu May 7, 2015 - 16:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 5
Nonequilibrium dynamics of fermions: from resonant Xray scattering in solids to ultracold atoms
Eugene Demler - Harvard University and ITS ETH Zurich
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 85 KB), podcast
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu May 7, 2015 - 10:45 - 12:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIL E 9
Exploring topological states with synthetic matter
Eugene Demler - Harvard University and ITS ETH Zurich
Special Student Lecture, abstract, flyer (PDF, 82 KB)
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon May 4, 2015 - 16:15
University of Basel - Klingelbergstr 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum enhanced metrology - ideals and reality
Rafal Demkowicz-Dobrzanski - University of Warsaw, Poland
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Mon May 4, 2015 - 15:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Entangling many photons that never co-existed
Eli Megidish - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon April 27, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum nanophotonics: controlling light with single quantum dots
Edo Waks - University of Maryland, College Park, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Fri April 24, 2015 - 15:15
Universität Basel - St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Hörsaal 1
Modern Quantum Technologies with trapped Ions
Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler - Universität Mainz, Germany
QC2/QSIT colloquia   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Thu April 23, 2015 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Non-Classical Mechanical Motion in Optoelectromechanics
Michael Hartmann - Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Thu April 23, 2015 - 15:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
The uniform 2D Bose gas, in and out of equilibrium
Jean Dalibard - Collège de France and Laboratoire Kastler Brossel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Julian Léonhard, Tilman Esslinger

Mon April 20, 2015 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quasiparticles in superconducting nanostructures
Andrew Ferguson - Cambridge University, England
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Tue April 7, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Chirality and screening in reentrant integer quantum Hall states
Joshua Folk - University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Kanada
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon March 30, 2015 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Tunable Quantum Phase Transitions of Coupled Shiba States
Silas Hoffman - Universität Basel, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Mon March 16, 2015 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Semiconductor spin orbit interaction as a future spintronic technology
Makoto Kohda - Tohoku University, Japan
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Mon March 16, 2015 - 16:15
EPFL - Room CE 1
From artificial graphene to the topological Haldane model
Tilman Esslinger - Institute for Quantum Electronics, ETH Zurich
Colloque de Physique, flyer (PDF, 190 KB)
Host: Vincenzo Savona

Wed March 11, 2015 - 16:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HCI G 3
Materials in Flatland
Konstantin Novoselov - School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Manchester, UK
The Zurich Physics Colloquium   Link
Host: Anastasia Varlet

Wed March 11, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Controlling crystallographic orientation and the resonant tunnelling in van der Waals heterostructures
Kostya Novoselov - School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Manchester, UK
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon March 9, 2015 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Nano-optomechanics in a focused laser beam : cartography of the optical force field and bidimensional backaction
Arnaud Gloppe - Institut Néel, Grenoble, France
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Tue March 3, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Development of tools for quantum engineering using individual atoms: optical nanofibers and controlled Rydberg interactions
Sylvain Ravets - University of Maryland, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu Feb 26, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum magnets of erbium atoms
Kiyotaka Aikawa - Institut für Experimentalphysik, University of Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Wed Feb 18, 2015 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Parametric interaction: Seeing the other side of the coin
Wayne Cheng-Wei Huang - Texas A&M University, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon Feb 16, 2015 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum optics in a one-dimensional photonic reservoir: deterministic light-matter interaction with quantum dots in photonic-crystal waveguides
Peter Lodahl - Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Richard Warburton

Wed Feb 4, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 20
Astonishing behavior of strong negative magnetoresistances in high-mobility two-dimensional electron gases
Lina Bockhorn - University Hannover, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Wegscheider

Mon Feb 2, 2015 - 10:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Creating and Probing Topological Matter in a Cold Atomic Gas
Nathan Goldman - Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Rémi Desbuquois, Tilman Esslinger

Fri Jan 16, 2015 - 10:30
IBM Research, Rüschlikon - Auditorium
Many body localization: Retaining quantum memory in interacting systems
Markus Müller - ICTP, Trieste, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Fuhrer

Mon Jan 12, 2015 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Probing superfluid and coherence properties of 3D and 2D Fermi gases
Henning Moritz - University of Hamburg, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Jean-Philippe Brantut, Tilman Esslinger

2014

Fri Dec 19, 2014 - 15:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum systems in one dimension
T.L. Schmidt - Universität Basel, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT colloquia   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Wed Dec 17, 2014 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Silicon and GaAs spin qubits
Lieven Vandersypen - TU Delft, Netherlands
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Dec 15, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Nanomechanics meets spintronics: spin-dependent transport and nanomechanical spin-valve
Gianluca Rastelli - Universität Konstanz, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Mon Dec 8, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Spin Transport in Graphene/h-BN van der Waals Heterostructures
Saroj Prasad Dash - Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Mon Dec 8, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Pairing phenomena in quasi-2D Fermi gases
Meera Parish - University College London, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jean-Philippe Brantut

Fri Dec 5, 2014- 15:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
The future of silicon
Gabriel Aeppli - PSI, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT colloquia   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Wed Dec 3, 2014 - 09:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV G 5
A Personal Perspective on Qunatum Cryptography
Gilles Brassard - ETH Zurich and Université de Montréal
Special Student Lecture, flyer (PDF, 1.2 MB)
Host: Renato Renner, Klaus Ensslin and Atac Imamoglu

Mon Dec 1, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Cooling and Cooperative Coupling of Single Atoms in an Optical Cavity
Rene Reimann - Universität Bonn, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner / Tilman Esslinger

Wed Nov 26, 2014 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Graphene electronic properties in random magnetic fields: theory and experiment
Caio Lewenkopf - Universidade Federal Fluminense, Rio de Janeiro
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Nov 24, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Controlling the interaction of light and matter at the level of single quanta
Stephan Götzinger - Max-Planck-Institut, Erlangen
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri Nov 14, 2014 - 15:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
The winding road to topological insulators
Eugene Mele - University of Pennsylvania, USA
QC2/QSIT colloquia   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder, Daniel Loss

Thu Nov 13, 2014 - 10:15
Universität Basel - room 1.09, 1st floor
A Glance at the Exotic Quantum Liquids and Solids of the Two-Dimensional Electron Gas
Gabor Csathy - Purdue University, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Wed Nov 12, 2014 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
A Glance at the Exotic Quantum Liquids and Solids of the Two-Dimensional Electron Gas
Gabor Csathy - Purdue University, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Nov 10, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Transport through dual-gated bilayer graphene: from Fabry-Pérot interference to the observation of a tunable Lifshitz transition
Anastasia Varlet - ETH Zurich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri Nov 7, 2014 - 14:50
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Breakdown of Fermi liquid description in the normal phase of the BCS-BEC crossover
Tara Drake - JILA, Univ of Colorado, Boulder, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Wed Nov 5, 2014 - 11:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Collective spin-excitations and Stoner ferromagnetic transition in strongly interacting 2D-electron systems
Igor Kukushkin - Russian Academy of Science, Chernogolovka and Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Dietsche

Tue Nov 4, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 20
2DEG Mobility & FQHE  - a puzzling behavior
Vladimir Umansky - Weizmann Institute of Science, Department of Condensed Matter, Israel
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Wegscheider

Mon Oct 27, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Nano-Opto-Mechanics at Microwave Frequencies
Hans Hübl - Walther-Meissner-Institut, Garching
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Mon Oct 27, 2014 - 15:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
The thermalization, condensation and flickering of photons
Jan Klaers - University of Bonn, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu Oct 23, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
One ring to bind them all: three wave mixing in non-linear WGM resonators
Harald Schwefel - Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Erlangen, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Tue Oct 21, 2014 - 15:30
USI Lugano, Via G. Buffi 13 - room A-23
Cryptography in a Quantum World
Gilles Brassard - Université de Montréal, Canada
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Stefan Wolf

Tue Oct 21, 2014 - 15:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Entanglement as a resource for a cavity-based quantum interface
Tracy Northup - Universität Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri Oct 17, 2014 - 15:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Engineering extreme materials with defects and nonlinearity
Chiara Daraio - ETH Zurich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT colloquium   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Thu Oct 16, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Bloch oscillations and Wannier-Stark states of a quantum particle in a generic two-dimensional lattice
Andrey Kolovsky - L. V. Kirensky Institute of Physics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Daniel Greif, Tilman Esslinger

Wed Oct 15, 21014 - 10:15
University of Geneva - 24, Quai Ernest Ansermet - Salle 234
Time-bin single electron qubits (multiple peak electrons)
Michael Moskalets - Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute, Ukraine
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Christian Flindt

Mon Oct 13, 2014 - 16:15
University of Geneva - 24, Quai Ernest Ansermet - Salle 234
Decoherence-free test of orbital entanglement in quantum dot systems
Peter Samuelsson - Department of Physics, Lund University, Sweden
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Christian Flindt

Thu Oct 9, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E41.1
Combatting quantum noise
David Reeb - TU Munich, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Volkher Scholz

Mon Oct 6, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Ballistic transport in graphene nanodevices
Christoph Stampfer - RWTH Aachen, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Tue Sept 30, 2014 - 13:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Shortcuts to adiabaticity in trapped ion manipulation
Mikel Palmero - Universidad del País Vasco, Bilbao, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Joseba Alonso, Jonathan Home

Mon Sept 29, 2014 - 16:15
Universität Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum assisted sensing with diamond spins
Ania Bleszynski-Jayich - UC Santa Barbara, USA
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri Sept 26, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Current Fluctuation in Spin-dependent Transport
Kensuke Kobayashi - Osaka University, Japan
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:15
University of Geneva - 24 Quai E. Ansermet - Salle 234
Entanglement in Cooper pair splitters
Rakesh Tiwari - University of Basel, Switzerland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Christian Flindt

Thu Sept 18, 2014 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT J 53
Black-box assessment of quantum devices
Valerio Scarani - Centre for Quantum Technologies, Singapore
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host:Yeong-Cherng Liang, Renato Renner

Thu Sept 18, 2014 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Theory of Coulomb Effects in Quantum Hall interferometry
Bernd Rosenow - Universität Leipzig, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Tue Sept 16, 2014 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 51
How much information can we reliably send through a realistic quantum channel?
Marco Tomamichel - University of Sydney, Australia
Quantum Information Theory Seminar, abstract
Host: Volkher Scholz

Tue Sept 16, 2014 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Robust Software - How to add Quality into your Software Projects
Fabian Meier - G-Lab GmbH, Switzerland
QSIT Seminar, abstract, slides (PDF, 2.7 MB)
Hosts: Ben Keitch, Jonathan Home

Fri Sept 12, 2014 - 13:30
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
All-optical routing of single photons by a single atom
Serge Rosenblum - Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue Aug 26, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Tailoring atom-photon interactions using cavity-assisted Raman transitions
Markus Baden - Centre for Quantum Technologies, Singapore
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Tobias Donner / Tilman Esslinger

Mon Aug 25, 2014 - 13:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
Cooperative effects and quantum optics with arrays of single photon emitters
Osip Schwartz - Nova Measuring Instruments Inc., Weizmann Science Park, Rehovot, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Thu Aug 14, 2014 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Cold atoms coupled to photonic crystals: a platform for tunable long-range interactions
Darrick Chang - Inst. of Photonic Sciences, ICFO, Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Wed July 30, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Strongly Interacting Photons in Superconducting Circuit Networks
Michael Hartmann - TU München, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Milan Allan/Anna Hambitzer

Tue July 22, 2014 - 10:00
Basel University - Room 1.22
Diamond platforms for nanoscale photonics and metrology
Brendan Shields - Harvard University
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri July 18, 2014 - 15:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
THz/mid-IR nonlinear optics and plasmonics of graphene and topological insulators
Alexey Belyanin - Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Jerome Faist

Tue July 15, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
What Determines the Fermi Surface of Composite Fermions?
Mansour Shayegan - Princeton University, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon July 14, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Odd even-denominator fractional quantum Hall physics in ZnO based two-dimensional electron systems
Jürgen Smet - MPI Stuttgart, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu July 10, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
Ballistic transport of Dirac fermions in graphene
Ming-Hao Liu - Universität Regensburg, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Wed July 9, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT E 41.1
The Constructor Theory of Information
Chiara Marletto - University of Oxford, U.K.
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Renato Renner

Mon July 7, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Scalable Techniques for Trapped-ion Quantum Information Processing
Ryan Bowler - NIST, Boulder, CO, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri July 4, 2014 - 10:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Applied research in industry
Stephan Schnez - ABB Corporate Research, Applied Physics, Baden-Dättwil, CH
QSIT Program: Advancement of young researchers   Link
Host: Thomas Ihn

Wed July 2, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Coherent control of diamond defects: Nanoscale sensing in living cells
Peter Maurer - Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu June 26, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Non-classical phenomena in primary events of photosynthesis
Alexandra Olaya-Castro - Department of Physics and Astronomy, University College London, United Kingdom
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Thu June 26, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Atomic Hong-Ou-Mandel effect in tunnel-coupled optical tweezers
Adam Kaufman - JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Tobias Donner/ Tilman Esslinger

Mon June 23, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Symmetry Breaking and Topological Defect Formation in Ion Coulomb Crystals
Tanja E. Mehlstäubler - Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon June 16, 2014 - 10:15
University of Geneva - 24, Quai E. Ansermet - Salle 234
How a quantum state gets from A to B
Andrew Jordan - University of Rochester, NY, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Géraldine Haack

Thu June 12, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT F 12
Microscopic Origin of the 0.7-Anomaly in Quantum Point Contacts
Jan von Delft - Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon May 26, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 6
N-S-N Quantum Dots
Charles Marcus - University of Copenhagen, Denmark
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Fri May 23, 2014 - 17:00-19:00
STW Schmelzbergstrasse 25 - 8006 Zürich
Non-Locality and What to Do With It
Michael Esfeld - Philosophy of Science, University of Lausanne
Nicolas Gisin -  Quantum Optics, University of Geneva
Collegium Helveticum   Link
Science and Philosophy, Lecture series at ETH Zurich   Link

Fri May 23, 2014 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Majorana, Kondo, and Andreev walk into a bar...
Charles Marcus - Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen
QC2/QSIT colloquium   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Thu May 22, 2014 - 11:00
University of Geneva - 24 Quai E. Ansermet - Salle 234
Using a two-electron spin-qubit to detect flying electrons above the Fermi sea
Tristan Meunier - Institut Néel, Grenoble, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Christian Flindt

Wed May 21, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Quantum phase transition and quantum criticality in optical lattices
Cheng Chin - University of Chicago, IL, USA
QSIT Seminar
Hosts: Tobias Donner/ Tilman Esslinger

Tue May 20, 2014 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Mechanical resonators based on nanotubes and graphene
Adrian Bachtold - ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
QSIT/ LFKP Seminar, abstract
Host: Christian Degen

Mon May 19, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Imaging current in quantum spin Hall insulators
Katja Nowack - Stanford University, CA, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Fri May 9, 2014 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum measurements with diamond spins: from fundamental studies to remote teleportation
Ronald Hanson - Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
QC2/QSIT colloquium   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri May 9, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) in self-assembled quantum dots: structural analysis and quantum computing applications
Evgeny Chekhovich - Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Sheffield, U.K.
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Fri May 9, 2014 - 11:00
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 2, 1st floor
Single shot correlation spectroscopy and high fidelity gates for two electron spin qubits
Hendrik Bluhm - RWHT Aachen, Germany
QC2/QSIT seminar
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Thu May 8, 2014 - 15:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Non-adiabatic holonomic quantum computation
Erik Sjöqvist - Department of Quantum Chemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Stefan Filipp/Andreas Wallraff

Mon May 5, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Magnetic resonance in self-assembled quantum dots: structural analysis and quantum computing applications
Evgeny Chekhovich - University of Sheffield, U.K.
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Mathieu Munsch

Wed April 30, 2014 - 11:00
Uni Geneva, GAP - 22, ch. du Pinchat
Time & Frequency activities at CSEM
Steve Lecomte - Section temps et fréquence au CSEM, Neuchâtel
QSIT Seminar
Host: Hugo Zbinden

Mon April 28, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Detecting multiparticle entanglement of Dicke states
Carsten Klempt - Leibnitz Universität Hannover, Germany
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Tue April 15, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Light and matter: towards macroscopic quantum systems
Jacob M. Taylor - Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland and National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon April 14, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum optomechnics with nanofabricated devices
Amir Safavi-Naeini - ETH Zürich
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Fri April 11, 2014 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Spooky action in the past?
Klaus Moelmer - Aarhus University, Denmark
QC2/QSIT colloquium   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Wed April 9, 2014 - 13:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Dipolar interactions in confined geometries: From Casimir to entanglement
Ephraim Shahmoon - Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Stefan Filipp & Andreas Wallraff

Mon April 7, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Hybrid Nano-optomechanical systems
Olivier Arcizet - Institut NEEL, Grenoble, France
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri April 4, 2014 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT J 53
Carbon-nanotube optomechanics
Ignacio Wilson-Rae - University of York, U.K.
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon March 31, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Understanding and Optimizing Solution Processed Solids for Energy Applications
Vanessa Wood - ETH Zurich
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: E. Meyer

Fri March 28, 2014 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Nano-Photonic Quantum Interfaces for Cold Neutral Atoms
Arno Rauschenbeutel - TU Wien, Austria
QC2/QSIT colloquia   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Thu March 27, 2014 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT H 42
Polariton condensates in photonic lattices
Alberto Amo - Laboratoire de Photonique et Nanostructures, CNRS, Marcoussi, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon March 24, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
AC Josephson Effect in topological Josephson Junctions
Julia Meyer - Université Joseph Fourrier, Grenoble, France
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Thu March 20, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Cooper-pair pumps: turning quantum coherence into an electric current
Simone Gasparinetti - Aalto University, Finland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Stefan Filipp & Andreas Wallraff

Mon March 17, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum Design in Carbon Nanotubes
Shahal Ilani - Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Fri March 14, 2014 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HCI J 4
Two-, three-, four-, and many-body effects in a cold Rydberg-atom sample
Pierre Pillet - Laboratoire Aimé Cotton, CNRS, Université Paris-Sud and ENS Cachan, France
Currently Invited Professor at the LPC
Seminar on Theoretical Chemistry, Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamic, abstract (PDF, 25 KB)
Host: Frédéric Merkt

Mon March 3, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Toward the generation of phonon Fock state and on-demand single photons in a weakly coupled optomechanical system
Christophe Galland - EPF Lausanne, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Martino Poggio

Thu Feb 27, 2014 - 14:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 52
Embedding Quantum Simulators for measuring n-time correlation functions
Julen Pedernales - University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Wed Feb 26, 2014 - 16:45
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPV  G 4
A CLOSE-UP of Synthetic Quantum Matter
Markus Greiner - Harvard University and Center for Ultracold Atoms, Cambridge, USA
The Zurich Physics Colloquium
Host: Gregor Jotzu

Mon Feb 24, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Electron Waiting Times in Mesoscopic Transport
Christian Flindt - Université de Genève, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Mon Feb 17, 2014 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Interactive teaching methods: university instruction beyond the lecture
Audra Baleisis - ETH Zurich
QC2/QSIT seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri Feb 14, 2014 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Prospects for topological quantum computing
Anthony J. Leggett - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
QC2/QSIT colloquia   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Thu Jan 23, 2014 - 16:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HIT K 51
Few body Rydberg systems and the prospect for realizing strongly correlated electron gases
Dieter Jaksch - University of Oxford, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Matthias Christandl

Mon Jan 20, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Feedback loops applied to the measurement and control of light in a cavity
Bruno Peaudecerf - Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, ENS-UPMC-CNRS-Collège de France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Thu Jan 16, 2014 - 11:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Nondestructive Detection of an Optical Photon
Andreas Reiserer - Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Wed Jan 15, 2014 - 11:15
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF E 20
Spin transport in InSb nanowires and InAs/GaSb heterostructures
Vlad Pribiag - TU Delft, Netherlands
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Dietsche

Wed Jan 8, 2014 - 13:00
ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg - HPF G 6
Ultracold rubidium atoms in optical lattices
Georgios Siviloglou - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner

2013

Mon Dec 9, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Cavity-Enabled Control of Collective Spin States for Quantum Metrology
Monika Schleier-Smith - Stanford University
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Tue Dec 3, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Wave Particle Duality for a Single Photon
Alain Aspect - Ecole Polytechnique, Institut d'Optique, Palaiseau, France
The Zurich Physics Colloquium   Link
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Tue Dec 3, 2013 - 14:15
Uni Basel - Lect. Hall 2
Spin qubit control and coherence in GaAs and Silicon
Lieven Vandersypen - Delft University of Technology
QC2/QSIT Seminar
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Thu Nov 28, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Bern - Hörsaal B116
Heralded entanglement between distant atoms. Towards a loophole free test of Bell's inequality?
Harald Weinfurter - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München, and
Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik, Garching, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: André Stefanov

Thu Nov 28, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Shortcuts to adiabaticity
Gonzalo Muga - EHU in Bilbao, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Joseba Alonso / Jonathan Home

Mon Nov 25, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Abelian an Non-Abelian quantum Hall states in bilayer graphene
Dimitry Abanin - Perimeter Institut, Harvard University
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri Nov 22, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Probing Quantum Matter at the Single Atom Level
Immanuel Bloch - Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Thu Nov 21, 2013 - 16:30
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
III-V semiconductor nanowires: fundamental and applied aspects
Anna Fontcuberta i Morral - EPF Lausanne, Switzerland
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu Nov 21, 2013 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Towards a "solid-state optical nuclear clock"
Thorsten Schumm - Vienna University of Technology, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner / Tilman Esslinger

Tue Nov 19, 2013 - 11:15
ETH Science City - HPF E 20
Density modulated phases in the fractional quantum Hall regime
Benedikt Friess - Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Dietsche

Mon Nov 18, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Non-relativistic and relativistic approaches to spintronics
Tomas Jungwirth - Academy of Science of the Czech Republic
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Mon Nov 18, 2013 - 10:45
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Dissipative production of a maximally entangled steady state
Yiheng Lin - National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, Colorado, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host:Jonathan Home

Tue Nov 12, 2013 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Engineered spin-motion and spin-spin interactions on a 2D array of trapped ions
Joseph W. Britton - National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, Colorado, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon Nov 11, 2013 - 17:15
ETH Main Campus - HG F 7
The ultimate limits of privacy
Artur Ekert - University of Oxford
Institute for Theoretical Studies, Colloquium   Link

Fri Nov 8, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Cooling and Amplification of a Vacuum-Trapped Nanoparticle
Lukas Novotny - ETH Zürich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Richard Warburton

Thu Nov 7, 2013 - 19:30
ETH main building - HG G 5
Quantentechnologie für und gegen Spione
Renato Renner - ETH Zurich
Physikalische Gesellschaft Zurich   Link

Thu Nov 7, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HP G 5
Graphene nano-photonics and carrier dynamics
Frank Koppens - ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain
QSIT Colloquium, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Wed Nov 6, 2013 - 14:45
ETH Science City - HPH G 2
Special Student Lecture, flyer (PDF, 1003 KB), podcast
Serge Haroche - Ecole Normale Supérieure and Collège de France, Paris - Nobel Prize in Physics 2012
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Tue Nov 5, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Manipulating a spin qubit by the backaction of sequential adaptive partial measurements
Cristian Bonato - Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Delft University of Technology
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu Oct 31, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Atoms cooperating in an optical cavity: Superradiant lasing and spin squeezing
Justin G. Bohnet - University of Colorado at Boulder, JILA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner/ Tilman Esslinger

Wed Oct 30, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Quantum Annealing
Matthias Troyer - Department of Physics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
The Zurich Physics Colloquium   Link, podcast
Host: Gianni Blatter

Mon Oct 28, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Equilibrium and Nonequilibrium Superconducting Proximity Effect in Interacting Quantum-Dot Systems
Jürgen König - Universität Duisburg Essen, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri Oct 25, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Simple and complex assemblies of photofunctional nanostructures
Alexander Högele - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri Oct 25, 2013 - 13:30
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Strong coupling vs. strong noise: solid state qubits coupled to transmission line resonators
Michael Marthaler - Universität Karlsruhe, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu Oct 24, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Nanostructures for Plasmonics and Spintronics
Tomas Sikola - University of Brno, CZE
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Oct 21, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Interactions on flat bands: a route to non-standard condensation
Sebastian Huber - ETH Zurich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri Oct 18, 2013 - 14:00
Uni Basel, Physics Dept. - Room 2.04
Quantum control of interactions between spins and photons in diamond
Yiwen Chu - Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Thu Oct 17, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Superfluid atom circuits
Fred Jendrzejewski - Joint Quantum Institute and NIST ( Gaithersburg), USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jean-Philippe Brantut / Tilman Esslinger

Mon Oct 14, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Quantum control of interactions between spins and photons in diamond
Yiwen Chu - Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Fri Oct 11, 2013 - 13:45
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Generating two-qubit entanglement by parity measurement and feedback in circuit QED
Leo DiCarlo - Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Delft University of Technology
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Thu Oct 10, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G6
The orbital magnetization in periodic systems: theory and ab-initio calculation
Davide Ceresoli - University of Milan, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Alexey A. Soluyanov/Matthias Troyer

Tue Oct 1, 2013 - 09:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
When dots play dirty and nanowires play nice
Adam Mikolich - University of New South Wales, Sydney
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Sept 30, 2013 - 17:15
ETH main building - HG F 30
Wenn uns kalte Gase die Welt der Elektronen erklären

Sebastian Huber, HG F 30
Introductory lecture

Mon Sept 30, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Realizing the Harper Hamiltonian with Laser-Assisted Tunneling

Colin Kennedy - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Michael Messer / Tilman Esslinger

Mon Sept 23, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Magnonics - shrinking microwaves to nanoscale

Dirk Grundler - Technische Universität München, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar
Host: Martino Poggio

Fri Sept 20, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Deterministic Teleportation in Solid State Circuits

Andreas Wallraff - ETH Zürich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT Colloquia
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Tue Sept 17, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Deterministically encoding quantum information in 100-photon Schrödinger cat states

Brian Vlastakis - Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon Sept 16, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
NV centres in diamond: toward solid-state quantum spin simulators

Nir Bar-Gill - University of Jerusalem
QC2/QSIT Seminar
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri Sept 6, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Towards scalable quantum information processing and quantum simulation with trapped ions

Dietrich Leibfried - National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, CO USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Wed Aug 28, 2013 - 15:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Photonic quantum computing

Stefanie Barz - University of Vienna, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Wed Aug 28, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
A Quantum Ratchet showing directional motion in absence of a directional force

Maarten Hoogerland - University of Auckland, New Zealand
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tobias Donner/Tilman Esslinger

Fri Aug 9, 2013 - 16:00
Basel University - Room 2.04
Diamond photonic devices for integrated networks

Birgit Hausmann - Harvard University
QC2/QSIT seminar
Host:  Patrick Maletinsky

Mon Aug 5, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Quantum Control of Diamond Defects: Nanoscale Sensing in Living Cells

Peter Maurer - Harvard University, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Tue July 30, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Polariton-powered devices: lasers, superfluids and superconductors

Fabrice Laussy - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Wed July 24, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Bose-Einstein Condensation versus Dicke-Hepp-Lieb Transition in an Optical Cavity
Francesco Piazza - TU Munich, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Ferdinand Brennecke/Tilman Esslinger

Thu July 4, 2013 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HIL D 10.2
Trapped ion collisions with cold atoms and cold molecules

Seunghyun Lee - Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, India
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Wed July 3, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Simulation open quantum systems with ions

Philipp Schindler - Universität Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue June 25, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Spin Physics in the Lowest Landau Level

Yongqing Li - Inst. of Physics, Beijing, China
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Werner Dietsche/Werner Wegscheider

Wed June 5, 2013 - 13:00
Basel University - Dept. of Physics - 'alter Hörsaal', 1.22
Quantum sensing with single spins in diamond

Vincent Jacques - ENS Cachan, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Wed June 5, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
Quantum Walks - from Integrated Photonics to Cold Atoms

Yoav Lahini - MIT Department of Physics
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Sebastian Huber

Wed May 29, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Graphene Future Emerging Technology

Andrea Ferrari - Cambridge Graphene Centre, University of Cambridge, UK
The Zurich Physics Colloquium
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon May 29, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Silicon quantum electronics

Floris Zwanenburg - University of Twente
QC2/QSIT special seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri May 24, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Designer Dirac Fermions, Topological Phases, and Gauge Fields in Molecular Graphene

Hari C. Manoharan - Stanford University, USA
QSIT Colloquium, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger
Coffee and tea after the lecture

Thu May 23, 2013 - 15:15
ETH Zentrum - HG G 43
From Pauli's Principle to Fermionic Entanglement

Matthias Christandl - ETH Zurich
Talks in Mathematical Physics

Wed May 22, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Quantum Magnetism from the Bottom up

Christopher Monroe - Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland, USA
The Zurich Physics Colloquium
Host: Jonathan Home

Thu May 16, 2013 - 13:30
Uni Basel - Room 4.1
Electron-nuclear spin interaction in the quantum Hall regime

Benedict Friess - MPI for Solid State Research, Stuttgart
QC2/QSIT special seminar   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Thu May 16, 2013 - 14:45
Uni Basel - Room 4.1
Integer and Fractional Quantum Hall Effect in a Strip of Stripes

Jelena Klinovaja - Department of Physics, University Basel
QC2/QSIT special seminar, abstract
Host: Daniel Loss

Mon May 13, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Anyons in Fractional Quantum Hall states

Bernd Rosenow - Universität Leipzig, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Mon May 6, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum alchemy for the 21st century: creating topological states in trivial systems via time-dependent driving

Mark Rudner - Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen
QC2/QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Mon April 29, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Quantum Physics with Massive Objects

Roman Schnabel - MPI Hannover, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Fri April 26, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Entanglement and Distinguishability of Quantum States

Augusto Smerzi - QSTAR, INO-CNR and LENS, Firenze
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein
Coffee at 15:15

Mon April 22, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Carbon nanotube-graphene junctions
Romain Danneau - Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Thu April 18, 2013 - 10:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
The Penrose-Onsager criterion and spinor topological defects in Exciton-Polariton condensates

Francesco Manni - Institute of Condensed Matter Physics, EPFL
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue April 16, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
Do birds use entangled spins in their magnetic compass sensor?

Peter J. Hore - Oxford University, UK
QSIT Colloquium, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon April 15, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Edges and grain boundaries in graphene: a theorist's view

Oleg Yazyev - EPF Lausanne
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri April 12, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Topological order and topological states of matter

Bogdan A. Bernevig - Princeton University, USA
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl
Coffee at 15:15

Mon April 8, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Entanglement detection and quantum communication with electron spins and ferromagnetic detectors

Jan Martinek - Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri April 5, 2013 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Quantum optics with electrons

Bernard Plaçais - ENS Paris
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger
Coffee at 15:15

Tue March 26, 2013 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Microwave quantum logic and a CPT test with single (anti-)protons

Christian Ospelkaus - Institut für Quantenoptik, Leibniz Universität Hannover
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Wed March 20, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Cooling and Amplification of a Vacuum-Trapped Nanoparticle

Lukas Novotny - Photonics Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
The Zurich Physics Colloquium   Link
Podcast   Link
Host: Christian Degen

Mon March 18, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
How to make graphene superconducting

Franceso Mauri - Université de Paris, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu March 7, 2013 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
Information Thermodynamics and Fluctuation Theorems

Masahito Ueda - University of Tokyo, Japan
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon March 4, 2013 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Microwave and Optical Measurement Schemes for Nanometer-Scale Devices
Gabriel Puebla-Hellmann - ETH Zurich, Switzerland
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Thu Feb 28, 2013 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Non-equilibrium steady states and charge fractionalizaton in the filling factor two quantum Hall edge

Bernd Rosenow - Inst. for Theoretical Physics, Univ. of Leipzig, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Thomas Ihn

Thu Feb 7, 2013
ETH Science City - HIT H 51
Dynamical critical phenomena in driven-dissipative systems

Sebastian Diehl - Universität Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Sebastian Huber

Wed Feb 6, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HIT H 51
Thermoelectric Transport of Ultracold Fermions

Charles Grenier - Ecole Polytechnique, France
QSIT Seminar
Host: Atac Imamoglu/Ajit Srivastava

Thu Jan 24, 2013 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Coupling spin qubits in diamond to mechanical resonators

Ania Bleszynski-Jayich - University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
joint Solid State Physics / QSIT Seminar
Host: Christian Degen

Tue Jan 15, 2013 - 15:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Lasing in Circuit QED

Gerd Schön - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Fri Jan 11, 2013 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HIT E 41.1
Stabilizer quantum error correction toolbox for superconducting qubits

Simon E. Nigg - Yale University, CT, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Stefan Filipp/Andreas Wallraff

2012

Fri Nov 30, 2012 - 14:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Observation of the single photon Kerr effect and deterministic Schrödinger-­cat creation in QED

Gerhard Kirchmair - Applied Physics Department, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Fri Nov 23, 2012 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Graphene Nano-photonics and Quantum Opto-electronics

Frank Koppens - ICFO Barcelone, Spain 
Colloquium
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Tue Nov 20, 2012 - 16:15
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Synthetic gauge fields in cavity/circuit QED

Jonas Larson - University of Stockholm
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Hosts: Ferdinand Brennecke/Tilman Esslinger

Mon Nov 19, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Fractional quantum Hall effect with Rydberg atoms

Michael Fleischhauer - Universität Kaiserslauten, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Mon Nov 12, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Frontiers in the Atomistic Modeling of the Excited States of Nanostructures

Gabriel Bester - Max Planck Institut for Solid State Research, Stuttgart, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Richard Warburton

Mon Nov 5, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Nano-Optomechanical Systems for Measurement Applications

Emanuel Gavartin - EPFL
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri Nov 2, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Transition from fractional to Majorana fermions in Rashba nanowires

Jelena Klinovaja - Condensed Matter Theory and Quantum Computing Group, University of Basel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Parisa Fallahi/Atac Imamoglu

Thu Nov 1, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HIT E 41.1
Evidence of entanglement in a quantum annealing processor

Mohammad Amin - Wave Systems Inc., Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Seminar in Computational Physics
Host: Matthias Troyer

Mon Oct 29, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Trapping Single Atoms near Nanoscale Structures

Tobias Tiecke - Havard University
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Fri Oct 26, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Coherent forward scattering reveals Anderson localization of matter waves

Cord A. Mueller - National University of Singapore
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jean-Philippe Brantut/Tilman Esslinger

Tue Oct 23, 2012 - 10:45-11:30
ETH Science City - HPH G 3
Mildred S. Dresselhaus

MIT, Cambridge, USA
Special Student Lecture
, Flyer (PDF, 781 KB)
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Ensslin-Dresselhaus

Mon Oct 22, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Spin Physics in Carbon Nanotube Double Quantum Dots

Mark Buitlaar - University of Cambridge
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Mon Oct 8, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
The Behavior of Individual Superconducting Vortice as Revealed by Magnetic Force Microskopy

Ophir Auslaender - Technion Israel
QC2/QSIT Seminar  Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Mon Oct 1, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Hörsaal 1
Polarons: from Models to Materials to Quantum Simulation

Vladimir Stojanovic - Universität Basel
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christoph Bruder

Wed Sept 26, 2012 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Prospects for Superconducting Qubits

David DiVincenzo - Forschungszentrum Jülich and RWTH Aachen, Germany
The Zurich Physics Colloquium
Host: Matthias Christandl

Tue Sept 25, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Superfluid behaviour of a two-dimensional Bose gas

Rémi Desbuquois - Ecole Normal Supérieure, Paris
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Tue Sept 25, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Fermions with spin-orbit coupling generated by synthetic non-Abelian gauge fields

Vijay B. Shenoy - Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Fri Aug 31, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Optically controlled spins in quantum dots

Sophia Economou - Naval Research Labs, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon Aug 20, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Beyond the Pseudopotential Approximation

Haggai Landa - Tel-Aviv University
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri Aug 3, 2012 - 13:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Transport and excitations in lattice-trapped bosonic mixtures

Dominik Schneble - Stony Brook University, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Daniel Greif/Tilman Esslinger

Tue July 31, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Modular Universal Scalable Ion-trap Quantum Computer (MUSIQC): Engineering a Practical Quantum Computer

Jungsang Kim - Duke University, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Thu July 26, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Optical Diamond Nanocavities for Integrated Quantum Networks

Yiwen Chu - Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu/Emre Togan

Thu July 19, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Quantum Simulations with Trapped Ions

Lucas Lamata - Universidad del País Vasco UPV/EHU, Bilbao, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff/Stefan Filipp

Mon July 2, 2012 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Geometric Crossover between the Kondo Effect and the 0.7-Anomaly

Jan van Delft - LMU München, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon June 25, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Topological Quantum Computing with Anyons: Experimental Status and Future Prospect

Woowon Kang - University of Chicago, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Wegscheider

Mon June 25, 2012 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Recent experiments with ions in microfabricated surface-electrode traps

Yves Colombe - NIST Boulder, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri June 15, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
The three decade-long-interaction between MBE quality improvements in 2D electron systems, and new discoveries in Quantum Hall physics

Loren Pfeiffer - Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Werner Wegscheider

Fri June 8, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Unusual spin properties of holes in semiconductor nanostructures

Alex Hamilton - University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu June 7, 2012 - 14:00
Uni Basel - Room 2.04
Imaging magnetic structures at the nanoscale with a single NV spin scanning probe magnetometer

Loic Rondin - LPQM ENS Cachan, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Patrick Maletinsky

Thu June 7, 2012 - 11:15
Uni Basel - Room 4.1
Tunable Electron Many-Body Physics with Single and Paired Localized States in Quantum Point Contacts

Caspar van der Wal - University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Special QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Dominik Zumbühl

Fri June 1, 2012 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Superconducting circuits for quantum information technology

Leonardo DiCarlo - Delft University of Technology
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri June 1, 2012 - 13:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Effect of disorder on the coherence properties of 2D Bose gases

Baptiste Allard - Institut d'Optique Graduate School, Palaiseau (France)
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger/Jean-Philippe Brantut

Wed May 31, 2012 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
Cavity quantum electrodynamics with semiconductor quantum dots

Pascale Senellart - CNRS Marcoussis, France
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 1.9 MB)
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Fri May 25, 2012 - 15:15
Uni Basel - St. Johanns-Ring 25 - Lecture Hall 1
Atomic and solid-state cavity QED with fiber Fabry-Perot cavities

Jakob Reichel - ENS Paris, France
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Thu May 24, 2012 - 19:30
ETH Main Campus - HG F 5
Quantenphysik auf einem Chip

Klaus Ensslin - ETH Zurich
Physikalische Gesellschaft Zürich

Tue May 22, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Mechanical resonators based on nanotubes and graphene
Adrian Bachtold - CIN2 Barcelona, Spain
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon May 21, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Quantum interference and phonon-mediated back-action in nanoscale devices

Stefan Ludwig - LMU München, Germany
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Mon May 21, 2012 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Emergent Electromagnetism in Bilayer Graphene

Roland Winkler - Northern Illinois University
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon May 14, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Recent results on counting individual electrons

Thomas Ihn - ETH Zurich
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Mon May 7, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Klingelbergstr. 82
Emergent Electromagnetism in Bilayer Graphene

Roland Winkler - Northern Illinois University
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Fri May 4, 2012 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Nanoscale Imaging and Quantum Sensing with Single Spins

Patrick Maletinsky - University of Basel
Antrittsvorlesung

Host: E. Meyer

Thu May 3, 2012 - 15:00
ETH Science City - HPT C 103
Artificial magnetic field for photons in a coupled cavity array

Onur Umucalilar - INO-CNR BEC Center and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Trento, Italy
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Mon April 23, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Universality in ultracold cesium gases: more resonances, more atoms, less dimensions

Alessandro Zenesini - University of Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Fri April 20, 2012 - 15:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Nanotechnologies for Humans and Humanoids

Roberto Cingolani - IIT & Università del Solento, Lecce
QC2/QSIT Colloquium   Link
Host: Martino Poggio

Mon April 16, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Optical Manipulation of Carrier and Nuclear spins in novel GaAs droplet dots

Bernhard Urbaszek - INSA Toulouse
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Richard Warburton

Wed April 11, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Lattice modulation of a two-dimensional superfluid: could it be…the Higgs particle?

Lode Pollet - LMU Munich, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Wed April 4, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HIT K 51
Quantum Computing with Non-interacting Particles

Alex Arkhipov - MIT, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Matthias Christandl

Thu March 29, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Hybrid quantum circuit with a superconducting qubit coupled to a spin ensemble

Denis Vion - CEA-Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex, France
Solid State Physics  Seminar / QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon March 26, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Circuit-QED with hybrid quantum dot devices

Audrey Cottet - ENS Paris, France
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri March 23, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Techniques for Scalable Ion Trap Quantum Information Processing

David Lucas - Clarendon Laboratory, University of Oxford
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri March 23, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Noise spectroscopy through dynamical decoupling with a superconducting flux qubit

Simon Gustavsson - MIT, Boston, USA
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon March 19, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Electronic matter wave interference on the attosecond time scale in photoemission from nanoscale metal tips

Peter Hommelhoff - MPQ Garching
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Wed March 14, 2012 - 15:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Digital quantum simulation with trapped ions

Markus Müller - Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon March 12, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Singlet-triplet splitting in double quantum dots from spin-orbit and nuclear hyperfine interactions

Dimitrije Stepanenko - Universität Basel
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Daniel Loss

Thu March 8, 2012 - 17:15
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
Why physicists should care about information theory

Renato Renner - Institute for Theoretical Physics, ETH Zurich
abstract

Tue March 6, 2012 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
Silicon quantum information processing

Kohei Itoh - Keio University, Japan
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 652 KB)
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon March 5, 2012 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
New ion (+atom) trap concepts for quantum simulations

Tobias Schätz - MPQ, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
QC2/QSIT Seminar   Link
Host: Philipp Treutlein

Fri March 2, 2012 - 10:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Novel ion traps for deterministic ion implantation and quantum simulation

Kilian Singer - University of Mainz, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Wed Feb 8, 2012 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HIT J 51
The Oxford Planar Ion Trap Project

David Allcock - University of Oxford, U.K.
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon Feb 6, 2012 - 14:30
ETH Science City - HIT F 11.1
Noise induced currents

Markus Büttiker - University of Geneva
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Thu Jan 26, 2012 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Quantum
Electrodynamics with Quantum Dots in Photonic Nanostructures
Peter Lodahl - Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen, DK
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 596 KB)
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue Jan 24, 2012 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
Nanophotonic devices in fiber form: from plasmonics towards nonlinear optics

Markus Schmidt - MPI for the Science of Light, Erlangen, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Tue Jan 17, 2012 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
Scalable quantum computation via local control of only two qubits

Daniel Burgarth - Aberystwyth University, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

2011

Tue Dec 20, 2011 - 13:45
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
Tunable quantum glasses and phase transitions of atoms and photons: first testable predictions for glassy physics with many-body cavity QED

Philipp Strack - Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Fri Dec 16, 2011 - 15:15
Uni Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Dirac fermions in HgTe
Laurens Molenkamp - Julius-Maximilian-Universität Würzburg, Germany
QC2/NCCR QSIT Colloquium
Host: Daniel Loss

Thu Dec 15, 2011 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HIT H 51
Robust Trapped-Ion Quantum Logic Gates by Microwave Dynamical Decoupling

Alex Retzker - University of Ulm, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Thu Dec 15, 2011 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Interferometric and noise signatures of Majorana fermion edge states in transport experiments

Wolfgang Belzig - University of Konstanz, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Tue Dec 13, 2011 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
Seeing topological order

Jiannis K. Pachos - University of Leeds, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Tue Dec 13, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF E 6
Transport through quantum dots: spin effects and noise experiments

Rolf Haug - University of Hannover, Germany
QSIT Seminar
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Mon Dec 12, 2011 - 16:15
Uni Basel - Lecture Hall 1
Spintransport in graphene

Bernd Beschoten - RWTH Aachen, Germany
Condensed Matter Seminar
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Fri Nov 25, 2011
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Optical Flux Lattices for Ultracold Atomic Gases

Nigel Cooper - University of Cambridge, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Mon Nov 21, 2011 - 16:15
Uni Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Transport in topological insulators

Reinhold Egger - Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Condensed Matter Seminar
Host: Christoph Bruder

Mon Nov 21, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Spin current phenomena: new impetus to spintronics

Sergio Machado Rezende - Departamento de Física, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil
Former Minister of Science of Brazil
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 1.9 MB)
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Sun Nov 20, 2011 - 11:00 and 14:00
ETH Science City - HCI J 7
Waren Sie schon an zwei Orten gleichzeitig?

Klaus Ensslin - ETH Zurich
Treffpunkt Science City

Mon Nov 14, 2011 - 16:15
Uni Basel, Klingelbergstr. 82 - Lecture Hall 1
Epitaxial graphene on SiC for quantum metrology

Sergey Kubatkin - Chalmers University, Sweden
Condensed Matter Seminar
Host: Christian Schönenberger

Wed Nov 2, 2011 - 12:45-14:30
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
Quantum Physics in Nanowires and Nanotubes

Leo Kouwenhoven - Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Special Student Lecture
, abstract, flyer (PDF, 1.2 MB)
Coffee and tea at 13h30
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Tue Nov 1, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Working with multipartite entanglement in real systems

Jens Siewert - Universidad del País Vasco, Bilbao, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Wallraff

Mon Oct 31, 2011 - 17:00
Université de Genève, 24 quai E. Ansermet - Auditoire Stueckelberg
Electron counting in quantum dots in and out of equilibrium

Klaus Ensslin - ETH Zurich
Colloque à l'Ecole de Physique

Thu Oct 27, 2011 - 16:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Slow-light polaritons

Michael Fleischhauer - University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
QSIT Colloquium, abstract, flyer (PDF, 990 KB)
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Fri Oct 14, 2011 - 15:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
From quantum logic spectroscopy to coherent state detection: Experiments with AI+ clockwork

David B. Hume - University of Heidelberg, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri Sept 30, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Writing, reading and controlling the spin state of single matter spin qubits using a single picosecond laser pulse

David Gershoni - Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Fri Sept 30, 2011 - 09:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Scalable trapped-ion quantum computing in Innsbruck

Michael Brownnutt - University of Innsbruck, Austria
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Joseba Alonso Otamendi

Wed Sept 21, 2011 - 09:30
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
States with spontaneously broken time reversal symmetry in graphene
Leonid Levitov - MIT, Cambridge, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Klaus Ensslin

Tue Sept 20, 2011 - 17:15
ETH Zurich, Zentrum - HG F 30
Nanoscale Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Christian Degen - ETH Zürich
Introductory Lecture

Tue Sept 6, 2011 - 10:30
IBM Rüschlikon - Room C 201
One-dimensional nanolines and atom chains on the Si(001) surface

Sigrun A. Koester - University of Geneva, Switzerland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Andreas Fuhrer

Fri Sept 2, 2011 - 11:00
Universität Basel - small lecture PC room
Quantum Logic for Molecular Spectroscopy

Jordi Muri-Petit - CSIC, Madrid, Spain
QSIT Seminar, flyer (PDF, 39 KB)
Host: Stefan Willitsch

Thu Aug 4, 2011 - 17:00
ETH Science City - HIT H 42
New ion (+atom) trap concepts for quantum simulations

Tobias Schätz - Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik, Garching, Germany
University of Freiburg, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon July 25, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Coherent destruction of tunneling and synthetic gauge fields in trapped ions

Diego Porras - Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Mon July 4, 2011 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Photonic structures for quantum information science

Alberto Politi - University of Bristol, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Fri July 1, 2011 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Cryogenic electronics for trap and quantum experiments

Stefan Stahl - Stahl Electronics, Blenheim, Germany
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Joseba Alonso Otamendi

Thu June 23, 2011 - 16:00
ETH Science City - HIT F 32
Dynamics of central spin models and nonlinear quantum optical systems

Vladimir Gritsev - University of Fribourg, Switzerland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue June 21, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Model for the Dissipative Conductance in Fractional Quantum Hall States

Nicholas d'Ambrumenil - University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
FQHS Seminar, abstract
Host: Rudolf Morf, PSI

Thu June 16, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Non-Markovian open quantum systems: Why should we care?

Sabrina Maniscalco - University of Turku, Finland
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Jonathan Home

Fri June 10, 2011 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Quantum walks and quantum correlations in photonic lattices

Yoav Lahini - Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Wed May 11, 2011 - 17:15
ETH Zurich, Zentrum - HG F 30 (Audi Max)
Nanoelectronics - Bringing the Ultra-small to Batteries, LEDs, and other devices

Vanessa Wood - Dep. of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, ETH Zurich
Introductory Lecture

Fri April 15, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
An Integrated Photonic Atom Chip and Minimally-Destructive Detection of Magnetically-Trapped Atoms

Robert A. Nyman - Imperial College, London, UK
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Mon April 11, 2011 - 11:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Neutral Fermions and Skyrmions in the Moore-Read state at ν= 5/2

Nigel Cooper - University of Cambridge, U.K.
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Thu April 7, 2011
ETH Science City - HIT E 51
Electronic transport in graphene quantum dots

Johannes Güttinger - Laboratory for Solid State Physics, ETH Zurich
AMP Colloquium

Fri April 1, 2011 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Two-Dimensional Fermi gases

Michael Köhl - University of Cambridge, UK
QSIT Seminar
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Thu March 31, 2011 - 16:45-18:00
ETH Science City - HPV G 4
Magnetic orientation – does quantum physics play a role?

Thorsten Ritz - University of California, Irvine, USA
QSIT Colloquium, flyer (PDF, 2.5 MB)
Coffee and tea at 16:15
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue March 29, 2011 - 17:15
ETH Science City - HIT J 51
Testing Quantum Devices for Quantum Communication

Norbert Luetkenhaus - Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo, Canada
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Renato Renner

Fri March 25, 2011 - 14:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
Exploring new frontiers of quantum optical science
Mikhail Lukin - Harvard University, USA
QSIT Colloquium, flyer (PDF, 843 KB)
Coffee and tea at 15:30
Host: Atac Imamoglu

Tue March 22, 2011 - 15:45
ETH Science City - HPV G 5
What is special about graphene

Carlo Beenakker - Instituut-Lorentz, Leiden University, The Netherlands
Special Student Lecture
, abstract, flyer (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Coffee and tea at 15:15
Host: Klaus Ensslin, Thomas Ihn

Mon March 21, 2011 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Quantum transport with matter-waves

Philippe Bouyer - Institut d’Optique, Palaiseau, France
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Tue March 8, 2011 - 13:00
ETH Science City - HIL E 7
Non-equilibrium quantum phase transition with atoms in optical resonators

Peter Domokos - Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics, Budapest, Hungary
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Tilman Esslinger

Fri March 4, 2011 - 15:15
Uni Basel, Dep. of Physics - Large lecture theatre
Prospects for superconducting qubits

David P. DiVicenzo - RWTH Aachen/Forschungszentrum Jülich
QSIT Colloquium, flyer (PDF, 400 KB)
Host: Richard Warburton

Tue March 1, 2011 - 17:15
ETH Zurich, Zentrum - HG F 30
Turning an Enemy into a Friend - Quantum Computation an Decoherence

Jonathan Home - ETH Zürich
Introductory Lecture

Tue Feb 22, 2011 - 17:15
ETH Zurich, Zentrum - HG F 30
Verschlüsseln mit Verschränkung

Matthias Christandl - ETH Zürich
Introductory Lecture

Mon Jan 17, 2011 - 14:00
ETH Science City - HPF G 6
Quantum entanglement between an optical photon and a solid-state spin qubit

Emre Togan - Harvard University, USA
QSIT Seminar, abstract
Host: Atac Imamoglu

 
 
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