Program

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Day 1

Monday, May 23

7:30 ‐ 8:00 a.m.

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 ‐ 8:10 a.m.

DMR Director remarks

8:10 ‐ 8:30 a.m.

CMP Program Director remarks

Session 1, Chair: Ali Yazdani

8:30  ‐ 8:55 a.m.

N. Phuan Ong, Princeton University: "The chiral anomaly in Dirac/Weyl semimetals"

 

8:55 ‐ 9:20 a.m.

James Analytis, UC-Berkeley: "Weyl wiggles: exotic quantum oscillatory phenomena in Weyl and Dirac semi-metals"

 

9:20 ‐ 9:45 a.m.

Claudia Felser, Max Planck Institute Chemical Physics for Solids: "Topology – from the perspective of a chemist"

9:45 ‐ 10:15 a.m.

Coffee break

Session 2, Chair: N. Phuan Ong

10:15 ‐ 10:40 a.m.

Joel Moore, UC-Berkeley: "The chiral and gyrotropic magnetic effects in semimetals"

10:40 ‐ 11:05 a.m.

B. Andrei Bernevig, Princeton University: "Cohomological metals and insulators"

 

11:05 ‐ 11:30 a.m.

Ashvin Vishwanath, UC-Berkeley: “Where the Weyl things are: Smoking gun signatures and search directions for topological semimetals”

 

11:30 ‐ 11:55 a.m.

Xi Dai, Institute of Physics CAS: "New topological semimetal state with three fold degenerate point at the Fermi level"

12 p.m. ‐ 1:30p.m.

Working Lunch

Session 3, Chair: B. Andrei Bernevig

 

1:30 ‐ 1:55 p.m.

M. Zahid Hasan, Princeton University: "Theoretical and experimental discovery of Weyl fermion, topological nodal-line fermion and chiral anomaly materials"

 

1:55 ‐ 2:20 p.m.

 

Hong Ding, Institute of Physics, CAS: "Discovery of Weyl fermions in condensed matter"

 

2:20 ‐ 2:45 p.m.

Yulin Chen, Oxford University: "Visualizing electronic structures of topological semimetals"

2:45 ‐ 3:10 p.m.

Ali Yazdani, Princeton University: "Sinking quasiparticles in a Weyl sea”

3:10‐ 3:40 p.m.

Coffee break

3:40 ‐ 5:40 p.m.

Open discussion

5:40 ‐ 6:30 p.m.

Open

6:30 ‐ 8:00 p.m.

Working Dinner

Day 2

Tuesday, May 24

8:00 ‐ 8:30 a.m.

Registration & Breakfast

Session 4, Chair: M. Zahid Hasan

 

8:30 ‐ 8:55 a.m.

Amir Yacoby, Harvard University: "Unconventional superconductivity in hybrid superconductor semiconductor devices"

 

8:55 ‐ 9:20 a.m.

Yew San Hor, Missouri University of Science and Technology: "Superconductivity and magnetism in topological materials"

 

9:20‐ 9:45 a.m.

Leonid Rokhinson, Purdue University: "Induced superconductivity in high mobility two dimensional electron gas in GaAs heterostructures"

 

9:45 ‐ 10:10 a.m.

Johnpierre Paglione, University of Maryland: "Beyond spin-triplet: Nodal topological superconductivity in a noncentrosymmetric semimetal"

10:10 ‐ 10:40 a.m.

Coffee break

Session 5, Chair: Amir Yacoby

 

10:40 ‐ 11:05 a.m.

Sergey Frolov, University of Pittsburgh: "Mapping the phase diagram of a one- dimensional topological superconductor"

 

 

11:05 ‐ 11:30 a.m.

Dale Van Harlingen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: "S-TI-S Josephson junction networks: a platform for exploring and exploiting topological states and Majorana fermions"

 

11:30 ‐ 11:55 a.m.

Erwann Bocquillon, University of Würzburg: "Gapless Andreev bound states in a topological junction on the quantum spin Hall insulator HgTe"

12:00 ‐ 1:30 p.m.

Working Lunch

Session 6, Chair: James Analytis

1:30 ‐ 1:55 p.m.

Liang Fu, MIT: "Majorana takes charge: From teleportation to quantum computation"

 

1:55 ‐ 2:20 p.m.

Leonid Glazman, Yale University: "Coulomb blockade of electron transport through a proximitized nanowire"

 

2:20 ‐ 2:45 p.m.

David Vanderbilt, Rutgers University: "Prospects for high-temperature quantum anomalous Hall states"

2:45 ‐ 3:10 p.m.

Chris Palstrom, UC-Santa Barbara: "MBE growth and observation of a topologically non-trivial surface state in half-Heusler thin films"

3:10 ‐ 3:40 p.m.

Coffee break

Session 7, Chair: Xi Dai

 

3:40 ‐ 4:05 p.m.

Zhi-Xun Shen, Stanford University: "Mobile metallic domain walls in an all-in-all-out magnetic insulator"

 

4:05 ‐ 4:30 p.m.

Jagadeesh Moodera, MIT: "Ferromagnetism, quantum anomalous Hall state and dissipationless chiral conduction in topological insulators"

 

4:30 ‐ 4:55 p.m.

Yong Chen, Purdue University: "Quantum transport of topological surface states in bulk- insulating topological insulators"

4:55 ‐ 5:20 p.m.

Jing Xia, UC-Irvine: "The surface state of SmB6 and its application"