Upcoming Seminars

If not stated otherwise, the seminars take place at 17:00 CET in seminar room 4.

Date and timeTitleSpeakerRoom
June 14, 2024Non-Hermitian topology and directional amplificationClara Wanjura1D1
June 21, 2024FractionalizationAttila SzaboSR4

Past Seminars

June 7, 2024Many-body Integrability: classical, stochastic, quantum, and LindbladianMasudul Haque 
May 17, 2024Beyond the Born-Oppenheimer approximationAnatoli Polkovnikov 
May 10, 2024Variations on a theme of Lieb, Schulz, and Mattis (or, how Hastings and Oshikawa learned to stop worrying and love higher dimensions)Siddarth Parameswaran 
April 26, 2024Schramm-Loewner evolutions and geometrical aspects of conformal invarianceNilotpal Chakraborty 
March 15, 2024Exactly solvable models of quantum chaosTomaž Prosen 
March 1, 2024Introduction to projected entangled pair statesAritra Sinha 
February 23, 2024An alternative approach to Fermi liquid theoryParasar Thulasiram 
February 16, 2024Hyperbolic Lattices: Discretization of the Hyperbolic Plane, Symmetries, and Band TheoryPatrick Lenggenhager 
January 19, 2024Born Machines: Unsupervised Generative Modeling Using Matrix Product StatesGiovanni Cemin 
December 15, 2023An Introduction to the Theory of Snowflake MorphologyJames Walkling 
December 8, 2023Measuring Thermalization of Weakly Nonintegrable Many Body Systems
Sergej Flach 

November 24, 2023

Groups and representation theory for condensed matterGunnar Lange


November 17, 2023

Conformal field theory in 2 dimensionsLazaros Tsaloukidis 

November 10, 2023

Quantum metrologyGabriel Oliveira Alves 

November 3, 2023

Conformal Field TheoryChris Hooley 
October 27, 2023Determinantal Monte-CarloJohannes-Stephan Hofmann 

October 20, 2023

Some applications of random matrix theory in condensed matter physicsWouter Buijsman 
October 13, 2023An Introduction to Discrete Differential Forms and Hodge Theory IIKai Chung 

October 6, 2023

An Introduction to Discrete Differential Forms and Hodge TheoryKai Chung 
September 15, 2023Anyons in multi-channel Kondo problemsElio König 
August 11, 2023Collective modes near critical points: emergent space-times and holographic duals from many-body theoryJörg Schmalian 
August 4, 2023Keldysh FormalismRafael 
July 21, 2023High-temperature dynamics and many-body localization

Vadim Oganesyan

July 7, 2023Unconventional SuperconductivityAndrew Mackenzie 
June 16, 2023Machine Learning Techniques for Many-Body PhysicsShuwei 
June 9, 2023Multipartite maximally entangled states from combinatorial designsSuhail 
June 2, 2023Introduction to Quantum ComputingDominik 
May 23, 2023

Quantum simulation – Engineering & understanding quantum systems atom-by-atom

Monika Aidelsburger (LMU Munich)

May 19, 2023The  eigenstate thermalization hypothesisMark Potts 
May 12, 2023Generalized HydrodynamicsAdam McRoberts 
May 5, 2023Information ScramblingMichael Rampp 
April 28, 2023Classical Ergodic TheoryJoe Winter 
April 14, 2023Hydrodynamics as an effective theoryAleksander 
March 24, 2023Aspects of ElectromagnetismPaul McClarty 
March 17, 2023Frustration and Spin Liquids in Pyrochlore MagnetsKai Chung 
March 3, 2023Wilson Loops and Quantum BerriesJoe 
March 10, 2023

Shortcuts to Adiabaticity

Paul Schindler 
February 18, 2023Introduction to Stabilizer CircuitsJiangtian 
February 3, 2023Introduction to Quantum Monte CarloPranay 
January 27, 2023Introduction to DMRGPhilippe 
December 2, 2022, 17:00What is Quantum Chaos?Črt Lozej 
January 13, 2023Active SystemsKartik 
November 11, 2022Introduction to random matrix theoryGoran Nakerst 
November 18, 2022Classification of topological phasesKrishanu Roychowdhury 
November 4, 2022Measurement induced phase transitionsMichael Rampp 
October 28, 2022Quantum anomalies and Weyl semimetalsPawel Matus 
October 21, 2022Quantum Adiabatic ProjectorsBenoit Doucot (Sorbonne) 
October 11, 2022

Introduction to Non-Hermitian Topology

Emil Bergholtz (Stockholm) 
October 7, 2022Nodal Non-Hermitian Topological Band StructuresJan Budich (TU Dresden) 
September 30, 2022Divide et impera: an introduction to topological superconductivityAdipta Pal 
September 23, 2022Introduction to QED within materialsFrancesco Piazza 
September 16, 2022Introduction to integrabilityPieter Claeys 

September 2 2022

BKT transitionRuben Lier 
August 26 2022Introduction to quantum error correctionBenedikt Placke 

July 29 2022

Useful symmetries for your computer: What is nowadays possible?Robin 

July 22 2022

BCS v. BDG: How to get the ground state from excitationsAidan 

July 15 2022

Quantum spin iceChris Laumann (Boston University) 
July 8 2022Information geometry of quantum phase transitionsSayak Bhattacharjee 

June 24 2022

Mapping spins to fermions: how one gets entanglement from lossShovan 

June 17 2022

Physics in lineland: An introduction to bosonisationAdam McRoberts 

June 10 2022

Physics of the Hubbard modelAlexander Wietek 

June 3 2022

What is quantum chaos (and what not)?

Professor Dr. Klaus Richter

Universität Regensburg


May 27 2022

Introduction to lattice gauge theories in condensed matter physicsNilotpal 

May 20 2022

Fermi liquid theory IIRao 

May 13 2022

Introduction to QuSpin: bring your laptops!Marin Bukov 

May 6 2022

Landau's theory of Fermi liquidsNiccoló Beato 

Apr 8 2022

Fractional quantum Hall effectMani Chandra 

Apr 1 2022

Twisted Bilayer GrapheneJihang Zhu 

Mar 18 2022

Introduction to random unitary circuitsBeatriz 

Mar 11 2022

Floquet theoryHongzheng 

Mar 4 2022

Electronic correlations (Tutorial)Prof. Peter Fulde 

Feb 25 2022

From doughnuts to cups: Topological insulators and superconductorsRafael 

Feb 18 2022

Introduction to thermalization and many-body localizationDominik 

Feb 7 2022

What is (not) a quantum spin liquid


Jan 28 2022

Spin Ice - Ising spins are still coolJonathan