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21 Jan |
R.H. Dijkgraaf (Amsterdam) |
Supersymmetric gauge theories and matrix models |
4 Feb |
M. de Kieviet (Heidelberg) |
Lots of whirl about the vacuum? A quantitative experiment on the Casimir force |
18 Feb |
R. Pisarski (Brookhaven/Copenhagen) |
A new form of matter in heavy ion collisions at high energies |
3 Mar |
A. Zeilinger (Vienna) |
From Einstein to quantum information |
17 Mar |
G. Aeppli (London) |
The reappearance of quantum mechanics in magnetism |
24 Mar |
G. Volovik (Helsinki/Moscow) |
Momentum-space topology and emergent relativity |
7 Apr |
R.E. Goldstein (Tucson) |
Individual and collective dynamics of bacteria |
21 April |
J. Cardy (Oxford) |
Quantum methods for classical non-equilibrium statistical mechanics |
12 May |
R. Balian (Saclay) |
The quantum measurement problem: A possible solution? |
26 May |
T. Vachaspati (Cleveland) |
Simulating cosmology in the laboratory |
9 June |
M.I. Stockman (Atlanta) |
Nanophotonics: Ideas and phenomena |
29 Sep |
D. Gough (Cambridge) |
Physics from the Sun |
13 Oct |
L. Susskind (Stanford) |
The anthropic landscape of string theory |
27 Oct |
J.P. Bouchaud (Saclay) |
Statistical mechanics of financial markets: From theoretical models to trading |
10 Nov |
L. Vandersypen (Delft) |
Quantum computing with Spins |
24 Nov |
E.M. Forgan (Birmingham) |
Quantised magnetic flux lines in low- and high-Tc superconductors |
15 Dec |
F.Y. Wu (Northeastern University, Boston) |
Theory of resistor network: The two-point resistance |