QDev Calendar 2015: Previous events

Masters Defense: Asger Bolet

12 January 2015 kl. 10:00

Title: Berry Curvature as a Multi-Band Effect in Boltzmann Equations Read more

QDev Seminar: Michael Hell

12 January 2015 kl. 15:15

Virtual fluctuations with real implications: spintronics, nanomagnetism and qubit readout with quantum dots Read more

QDev Seminar: Luka Trifunovic

15 January 2015 kl. 16:00

High-efficiency resonant amplification of weak magnetic fields for single spin magnetometry at room temperature. Read more

Talk: Patrick Hayden - Quantum Information in Space and Time

19 January 2015 kl. 15:15

Talk: Quantum Information in space and time Read more

Department Colloquium: Quantum Information as Asymptotic Geometry

20 January 2015 kl. 15:15

Speaker: Patrick Hayden - Quantum Information as Asymptotic Geometry Read more

QDev Seminar: Anton Akhmerov

22 January 2015 kl. 20:30

Macroscopic manipulation of Majorana fermions with superconducting circuits. Read more

Master Defence: Frederik Nathan

06 February 2015 kl. 13:15

Topological Classification of Floquet-Bloch Systems Read more

QDev Seminar: Ioan Pop

11 February 2015 kl. 12.15

Title: Coherent Suppression of Quasiparticle Dissipation Read more

QDev Seminar: Jongbae Hong

12 March 2015 kl. 13:15

Tunneling Conductance Formula for Strongly Correlated Materials Read more

QDev Seminar: Panagiotis Kotetes

17 March 2015 kl. 13:15

Majorana fermions in topological Shiba chains Read more

QDev / QuTech Science Exchange

18 March 2015 kl. 13:00

Join in the conversation on a new exchange program between QDev and QuTech, Delft. Read more

CMT Seminar: Slava Kashcheyevs

19 March 2015 kl. 11:15

Employing tunable-barrier quantum dots  as non-equilibrium few-electron sources  Read more

QDev Seminar: Nigel Cooper

20 March 2015 kl. 12:15

Topological Kondo Effect with Majorana Fermions Read more

Harald Bohr Lecture by Perdi Diaconis

24 March 2015 kl. 15:15

Adding Numbers and Shuffling Cards Read more

Open meeting: QDev and CQM, Nordita

25 March 2015 kl. 11:30

Speakers from Nordita and QDev and Nordita will present ongoing research and discuss future discussions. Read more

QDev Seminar: Juha Pirkkalainen

27 March 2015 kl. 15:15

Mechanical resonators coupled to superconducting transmon qubits Read more

NBIA-Oxford Theory Colloquium

13 April 2015

Leading theorists from Oxford's Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics come in and have a three-day meeting where talks are presented at a broadly accessible 'colloquium' level. Read more

QDev Seminar: James Colless

14 April 2015 kl. 10:15

Frequency Multiplexing and Dispersive Gate Sensing in Quantum Dot Systems and Beyond Read more

Masters Defense Nina Rasmussen

28 April 2015 kl. 13:45

Low temperature quantum transport in InAs nanoflakes Read more

QDev Seminar: Ramon Aguado

29 April 2015 kl. 16:15

Subgap spectrum of normal-superconductor nanowire junctions: helical regime and Majorana bound states from exceptional points Read more

Seminar by Felix von Oppen

07 May 2015 kl. 14:30

Magnetic adatoms on superconductors - a new venue for Majorana bound states? Read more

Master Class on Quantum Mathematics

26 May 2015

The laws of quantum mechanics enable us to perform certain communication and computation tasks which are impossible with classical physics alone. Read more

QDev Seminar: William D. Oliver

26 May 2015 kl. 12:00 pm

The Flux Qubit Revisited Read more

Workshop: Nanowires - growth related aspects

26 May 2015 kl. 12:59

Welcome to join for a half-day workshop on the topic Nanowires (NW) – growth related aspects Read more

QDev Seminar: Lincoln Lauhon

27 May 2015 kl. 14:15

Optomechanical studies of VO2 nanowires and MoS2 membranes Read more

QDev Seminar: Michael Manfra

27 May 2015 kl. 16:15

Pushing GaAs to the extreme: from the 5/2 FQHE to spin qubits Read more

QDev Seminar: Ed Barnes

28 May 2015 kl. 10:15

Toward a general approach to achieving robust quantum control Read more

QDev Seminar: Charles Tahan

28 May 2015 kl. 15:15

Super <3 Semi: How superconductors and semiconductors could be better together

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Seminar: Sophia Economou

04 June 2015 kl. 15:00

Dynamic nuclear polarization in quantum dots: controlling the environment through a single spin. Read more

Bachelor Defense: Veronica Sølund Kirsebom

17 June 2015 kl. 13:15

Nanowire-based Majorana Devices Read more

Bachelor Defense: Magnus Jørck

17 June 2015 kl. 15:00

Fabrication of Bottom Gate Based Semiconductor-Superconductor Nanowire Devices Read more

Bachelor defenses

19 June 2015 kl. 14:00

Mads Anders Jørgensen
Tiitle: ”Driven Problems in Quantum and Classical Mechanics with floquet Theory”
Jon Brogaard
Tiitle: ”Wigner function formalism in Quantum mechanics”
Gorm Ole Steffensen
Tiitle: ”Two Dimensional Topological States in Zinc Blende Heterostructures”
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Bachelor Defence: Anders Valdemar Bjørlig

24 June 2015 kl. 13:15

Ag Catalysed InAs Nanowire Growth and Scanning Electron Microscopy Read more

Bachelor Defence: Laust Raahauge

24 June 2015 kl. 14:15

Copper-Nanoparticles as a Catalyst for InAs-Nanowire Growth during Molecular Beam Epitaxy Read more

Bachelor Defence: Daniel Steffensen

24 June 2015 kl. 15:30

As-grown Suspended Carbon Nanotubes Read more

Bachelor defense: Daniel Steffensen

24 June 2015 kl. 15:30

As-grown Suspended Carbon Nanotubes 

The work concerning the fabrication and characterization of ultra-clean suspended
as-grown single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNT) that is the focus of my bachelor
project, and will be presented at this defence. The fabrication focused on optimizing and finding the right metal stacking, and implements these.
The contacts were variations of a sticking layer of either Ta or W with an adhesion
layer of Pt on top. The SWNTs were grown by chemical vapor deposition, followed by...
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QDev Seminar: Andreas Baumgartner

25 June 2015 kl. 10:15

Boson-assisted and resonant Andreev tunneling through a quantum dot - and other things we recently found in nanowire or nanotube devices Read more

Bachelor Defense: Michael Spange Olsen

30 June 2015 kl. 13:15

Transmons: Benchmarking gate control Read more

QDev Seminar: Andrew Doherty

30 June 2015 kl. 15:15

Exchange-coupled semiconductor qubits Read more

QDev Seminar: Leonid Levitov

10 July 2015 kl. 10:00

Atomic collapse in graphene Read more

QDev Seminar: Anton Akhmerov

28 July 2015 kl. 13:30

Orbital effect of magnetic field in majowires and the minimal setup for measuring Majorana nonlocality Read more

QDev Seminar: Angela Kou

30 July 2015 kl. 11:15

Fluxonium Qubit in a Waveguide Read more

QDev Seminar: Igor Aleiner

04 August 2015 kl. 10:15

The internal structure of a vortex in a two-dimensional superfluid with long healing length Read more

Master Defense: Christian J. S. Olsen

05 August 2015 kl. 14:00 SHARP

Quasi Particle Tunneling in the Fractional Quantum Hall Regime Read more

QDev Seminar: Igor Aleiner

06 August 2015 kl. 10:15

Many body localization: a personal introduction Read more

QDev Seminar: Jason Kestner

06 August 2015 kl. 15:15

Pulse gating schemes for spin qubits Read more

QDev Seminar: Sebastian Heedt

18 August 2015 kl. 13:15

Quantum Confinement and Spin-Orbit Coupling in One-Dimensional Nanowires - Key Elements for Majorana Devices Read more

QDev Seminar: Akito Noiri

18 August 2015 kl. 14:30

Implementation of three spin qubits in a lateral triple quantum dot Read more

Masters Defense: Merlin von Soosten

27 August 2015 kl. 13:15

Title: AFM lithography and low temperautre transport of mesoscopic ring interferometers in complex oxide 2DEGs Read more

QDev Seminar: Matthias Troyer

01 September 2015 kl. 13.00

High Performance Quantum Computing Read more

QDev Seminar: Alexey Soluyanov

01 September 2015 kl. 16:15

A new type of Weyl Semimetals Read more

QDev Seminar: J.M. Taylor

07 September 2015 kl. 13:15

Coupling spins and photons in the microwave domain Read more

QDev Seminar: Michael Knap

15 September 2015 kl. 15:30

This talk provides an introduction to disordered interacting many-body systems. Read more

Seminar by Annica Black-Schaffer (Uppsala University)

01 October 2015 kl. 11:15

Annica Black-Schaffer from Uppsala University will give a talk titled "Topological Superconductors: From a mixed chirality state to persistent currents due to spin-orbit coupling" Read more

CMP Master's Defense by Hamed Bech

02 October 2015 kl. 16:00

Title: A Critical Comparison of Optimization Algorithms for Solving the Bipartitioning of Necklaces and the Traveling Salesman Problems Read more

QDev Seminar: David Reilly

05 October 2015 kl. 16:15

Quantum Hall and Topological Circulators Read more

Master's Defense: Morten Hels

23 October 2015 kl. 11:15

Title: Toward entanglement detection. Non-collinear spin-orbit magnetic fields in a bent carbon nanotube Read more

QDev Seminar: Reinhold Egger

27 October 2015 kl. 13:00

Multi-channel Kondo dynamics and Surface Code from Majorana bound states Read more

QDev Seminar: Krysta Svore

02 November 2015 kl. 16:15

LIQUiD: A Software Architecture for Quantum Computing Read more

QDev Seminar: Robert McNeil

13 November 2015 kl. 13:00

Routing for (spin) qubits: an electron conveyor approach

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Bachelor Defense: Marieke Van Beest

20 November 2015 kl. 13:15

Fock-Darwin States for an Elliptical Spin-Orbit Coupled Quantum Well Read more

PhD defense: Konrad Wölms

26 November 2015 kl. 14:15

Aspects of Majorana Bound States in One-Dimensional Systems with and without Time-Reversal Symmetry Read more

QDev Seminar: Philip Dalsbecker

10 December 2015 kl. 16:15

Development of narrow-bandwidth filters for the suppression of scattered light for optical and ultrasound analysis of tissue

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QDev Seminar: David DiVincenzo

15 December 2015 kl. 13:00 SHARP

Engineering the Quantum Computer: Two Case Studies Read more