The purpose of these tables is to maintain a schedule of scientific talks and discussions relevant to your program.


Activities marked in red are informal, focused discussions on particular topics. The discussion leader will briefly introduce the topic on the blackboard and highlight some important outstanding questions (~10min). This opening will be followed by a discussion by all participants. Feel free to attend if the topic matches your interests.

Before you depart, PLEASE fill out an activity report and report your publications to KITP. The KITP needs feedback from the community: this not only serves help to improve and develop our services; it also provides an evaluation tool that is crucial to our continued funding.

Any manuscript for which the KITP's facilities are used, and any research which is started and/or completed at the KITP should have the following acknowledgment: This research was supported in part by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. NSF PHY11-25915. Please also list the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics as an institutional affiliation, if at all possible.

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Week 1
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Jul 17
2:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tuesday, Jul 18
1:00pm
Aud
Amalia Coldea
key ingredients of the electronic structure of the nematic superconductors FeSe1-xSx-
The effect of the chemical and applied pressure

Tuesday, Jul 18
1:50pm
Aud
Oskar Vafek
Hund Interaction, Spin-Orbit Coupling, and the Mechanism of Superconductivityin Strongly Hole-Doped Iron Pnictides
Click here for an abstract.
Wednesday, Jul 19
1:00pm
Aud
All participants
Discussion on FeSe, led by Peter Hirschfeld

Picture of blackboard
Thursday, Jul 20
1:00pm
Aud
Radu Coldea
Anomalous Spin Dynamics in the Frustrated Quantum Pyrochlore Yb2Ti2O7 in Magnetic Field

Thursday, Jul 20
1:50pm
Aud
Natalia Perkins
Probing continua of excitations in Kitaev spin liquids








Week 2
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Jul 24
2:00 pm
SSR
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tues, Jul 25
1:00pm
Aud
Andre Geim
Graphene, 2D materials and their van der Waals heterostructures: Overview of our current activities

Wed, Jul 26
1:00pm
Aud
All participants
Discussion on transport and superconductivity in SrTiO, led by Maria Navarro Gastiasoro
and Erez Berg

Thurs, Jul 27
10:30am
SSR
All participants
Informal Discussion on Machine Learning Application to Condensed Matter Physics

Thurs, Jul 27
1:00pm
Aud
Debanjan Chowdhury
Mixed-valence insulators with neutral Fermi-surfaces

Thurs, Jul 27
1:30pm
Aud
Xiaoyu Wang
Superconductivity and charge density wave physics near an antiferromagnetic quantum critical point: insights from Quantum Monte Carlo studies

Friday, Jul 28
1:00pm
Aud
All participants
Discussion on Metallic transport beyond Fermi liquid theory, led by Dmitry Maslov and Sean Hartnoll



Week 3: Conference

Week 4
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 7
2:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tues, Aug 8
1:00pm
Aud
Martin Greven
New insight into the phase diagram of the cuprates from studies of the model compound HgBa2CuO4+δ

Tues, Aug 8
1:50pm
Aud
Zi-Yang Meng
Itinerant quantum critical points and self-learning quantum Monte Carlo method

Thurs, Aug 10
1:00pm
Aud
Arun Paramekanti
Nematic order in in (111) oxide two-dimensional electron gases

Thurs, Aug 10
1:30pm
Aud
Michael Lawler
Frustration from topology in distorted kagome antiferromagnets
Thurs, Aug. 10
2:00pm
Aud
Ronny Thomale
Topolectrical circuits

Week 5
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 14
2:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tues, Aug 15
1:00pm
Aud
Thomas Vojta
Higgs mode and the superfluid-Mott glass quantum phase transition

Tues, Aug 15
1:30pm
Aud
Kai Sun
Dynamical Generation of Topological Masses in Dirac Fermions

Tues, Aug 15
6:00pm
Residence
All
BBQ

Thurs, Aug 17
1:00 pm
Aud
Yi Li
Monopole harmonic superconductivity in dopped Weyl semimetals

Thurs, Aug 17
1:30 pm
Aud
Yuxuan Wang
Coulomb interaction, disorder, and topological superconductivity in nodal-line semimetals

Fri, Aug 18
1:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Discussion on Quantum Spin Liquid, led by
Radu Coldea, Leon Balents, Lucile Savary


Week 6
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 21
2:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tues, Aug 22
1:00pm
Aud
Jiang-Ping Hu
How to find the next unconventional high temperature superconductors

Tues, Aug 22
1:30pm
Aud
Chao-Ming Jian
A Strongly correlated metal built from Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev models

Tues, Aug 22
6:00pm
Res
All participants
BBQ

Thurs, Aug 24
1:00pm
Aud
Stephen Wilson
Unconventional metals in carrier doped J=1/2 Mott insulators

Thurs, Aug 24
2:00pm
Aud
Luca Delacretaz
Slow operators -- the collective excitations that control low frequencytransport

Fri, Aug 25
1:00pm
Aud
All participants
Discussion
on Insights from Sign-free QMC, led by Simon Trebst


Week 7
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 28
2:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tues, Aug 29
1:00pm
Aud
Leonardo DeGiorgi
Impact of Nematicity in the Optical Response of Iron-basedSuperconductors

Tues, Aug 29
2:00pm
Aud
Frank Yi Zhang


Tues, Aug 29
6:00pm
Res
All participants
BBQ

Thurs, Aug 31
1:00pm
Aud
Congjun Wu


Thurs, Aug 31
1:30pm
Aud
Philip Dumitrescu



Week 8
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Sep 4
2:00 pm
Aud
All participants
Organizational Meeting

Tues, Sep 5
1:00pm
Aud



Tues, Sep 5
1:30pm
Aud



Tues, Sep 5
6:00pm
Res
All participants
BBQ

Thurs, Sep 7
1:00pm
Aud



Thurs, Sep 7
1:30pm
Aud



*Aud=Auditorium, SSR=Small Seminar Room, MSR=Main Seminar Room FR=Founders' Room, Res=Residence
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