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Atomic, Mesoscopic and Optical Physics

AMOP Group
  • 20.02.17 Natalia Berloff (DAMTP)
    Realizing the classical XY Hamiltonian with polariton graphs
  • 06.03.17 Francesca Ferlaino (Innsbruck)
    Dipolar quantum matter new absolute zero temperature
  • 18.04.17 Peter Lodahl (Niels Bohr Institute, Denmark) 2pm
    On-chip quantum photonics using quantum dots
  • 21.04.17 Artur Branny (Heriot-Watt) 11am
    Quantum emitters in 2D semiconductors
  • 15.05.17 Hughes Riedmatten
    Spin-wave quantum memories for single photon storage and generation
  • 22.05.17 Markus Oberthaler
    Quantum metrology with Bose Einstein condensates
  • 05.06.17 Sian Dutton (QM group, Cavendish Lab)
    Emergent order and relief of frustration through ordering of quasi-spins in Ising Magnets
  • 17.07.17 Andrei Faraon
    Nano-photonic quantum light-matter interfaces based on rare-earth-doped crystals
  • 11.09.17 Sean Hodgman
    Ghost Imaging and Many-Body Correlations in Collision Halos of He* Atoms


  • 17.10.16 Jean-Philippe Brantut (EPFL) Rutherford Seminar Room Mesoscopic transport experiments with cold atoms


  • 24.10.16 David Clement (Institut Optique, France)

Single-atom and momentum-resolved measurement of the depletion of a Bose condensate

07.11.16 Oded Zilberberg (ETH, Zurich)
Topological pumps and topological quasicrystals

14.11.16 Florian Marquardt (University of Erlangen)
 Topological sound and light

28.11.16 Anuradha Jagannathan (Paris)
 Quantum models of quasicrystals

29.11.16 11.30am William J Munro (NTT Corp, Japan)

Scalable quantum information processing in diamond

01.02.16 Tijmen Euser (Cavendish Lab)
Light-matter interactions in hollow-core photonic crystal fibre

15.02.16 Andreas Nunnenkamp (Cavendish Lab)
Quantum science and technology with cavity optomechanical systems

22.02.16 Marco Loncar (Harvard)
 Diamond Quantum Photonics and Optomechanics

07.03.16 Richard Fletcher and Helena Knowles (AMOP Group)

21.03.16 Alp Sipahigil (Harvard)
Quantum optical switch controlled by a colour centre in a diamond nanocavity

25.04.16 Christof Weitenberg (Universitat Hamburg)
Experimental reconstruction of the Berry curvature in a Floquet Bloch band

02.05.16 Suchitra Sebastian (Cavendish Lab)
 Unconventional quantum oscillations in the Kondo insulator SmB6

23.05.16 Ryan Barnett (Imperial)
 Bosons in synethetic gauge fields: Dynamics and probing edge states

22.07.16 Dimi Culcer (UNSW)
 Interactions in strongly spin-orbit coupled systems

19.10.15 Frank Vewinger (Bonn University)
Bose-Einstein Condensates of light: Thermodynamics, Fluctuations and Evolution

02.11.15 Jorg Schmiedmayer (VCQ Atominstitut, Vienna)
Does an isolated quantum system relax?

09.11.15 Viktor Tseplin (Lancaster University)
Visualizing Quantum Turbulence in Superfluid 3 He-B using quasiparticles

16.11.15 Bernhard Urbaszek (Laboratoire de Physique, Toulouse) Excitonic properties and valley dynamics in monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides

30.11.15 Stefanie Barz (University of Oxford)
Realizing quantum networks and secure computations using photons<

27.07.15 Konrad Viebahn (Cavendish Lab)
Bragg spectroscopy of an interacting Bose-Einstein condensate

09.07.15 Lincoln Carr (Colorado School of Mines)
Quantum complexity in ultracold quantum systems

26.06.15 Charles Adams (Durham University)
Dipolar WED: an alternative paradigm for quantum optics, sensors, and non-equilibrium dynamics

27.04.15 Peter Kruger (Nottingham University)
Dynamics of cold bosons in microtraps

20.04.15 Sandro Stringari (University of Trento, Italy)
Broken symmetries in spin-orbit coupled Bose-Einstein condensates

13.04.15 Peter Lodahl (Neils Bohr Institute, Denmark)
Quantum optics in One-Dimensional photonic reservoirs

09.03.15 Tobias Kippenberg (EPFL, Switzerland)
Cavity quantum optomechanics with optical microresonator

02.03.15 Antoine Browaeys (Institut d'Optique, France)
Experimental investigations of the resonant dipole-dipole interaction between cold Rydberg atoms

24.11.14 Stephan Reitzenstein (Universitat Berlin)
Quantum optics with semiconductor nanostructures - Towards deterministic sources for quantum communication networks

17.11.14 Akshay Rao (Cavendish Lab)
Singlet exciton fission in organic semiconductor

24.10.14 Andre Wenz (Universitat Heidelberg)
Pair condensation in a strongly interacting 2D fermi gas

15.10.14 Deborah Jin (University of Colorado)
Universal dynamics of a degenrate unitary Bose gas

28.07.14 Guillaume Salomon (Institut Optique, France)
All optical production of a 39K BEC

25.07.14 Raphael Lopes (Institut Optique, France)
The Hong-Ou-Mandel effect with massive particles

11.07.14 Igor Ferrier-Barbut (Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
Experiments on a mixture of bosonic and fermionic superfluids

30.06.14 Stefan Kuhr (University of Strathclyde)
Towards a single-site-resolved detection of fermions in an optical lattice

15.05.14 Alp Sipahigil (Harvard University)
Generation of indistinguishable single photons from separate silicon vacancy centers in diamond

12.05.14 David Williams (Hitachi Lab, Cambridge)
Isolated double quantum dots (IDQDs) with nearby single electron transistors (SETs)

10.03.14 Alexandra Olaya-Castro (UCL)
Quantum effects in light-initiated reactions in biology

24.02.14 Kishan Dholakia (St Andrews Univeristy)
Let nothing slow you down: Trapping, rotating and cooling mesoscopic particles in vacuum

17.02.14 Igor Lesanovsky (Univeristy of Nottingham)
Out-of-equilibrium dynamics of cold Rydberg gases in a dissipative environment

10.02.14 Tim Freegarde (University of Southampton)
Trapping, cooling and high-fidelity manipulation of cold atoms using laser pulses

03.02.14 Meera Parish (UCL)
Fermions in two dimensions

31.01.14 Martin Zwierlein (MIT)
Solitonic waves in a fermionic superfluid

27.01.14 Lucia Hackermuller (Nottingham University)
A new set up for Ultracold mixtures of lithium and cesium

25.11.13 Peter Leek (University of Oxford)
Hybrid circuit quantum electrodynamics

18.11.13 Edward Laird (Materials Science, Oxford)
Spin qubits and nanomechanics in carbon nanotubes

11.11.13 Andrew Ferguson (Cavendish Lab)
Splitting a single Cooper pair with microwave light

04.11.13 Sougato Bose (UCL)
Spin chains as data, entanglement and logic buses

25.10.13 Laura Wright (University of Oxford)
Single photon state characterization for quantum technologies

21.10.13 Nir Navon (Trinity College, Cambridge)
Tools for quantum computing with trapped ions: Single-qubit addressing protocol and process tomography of a Molmer-Sorensen entangling gate

07.10.13 Tilman Esslinger (ETH Zurich)
Quantum magnetism of ultracold fermions in an optical lattice

27.09.13 Kristiaan De Greve (Stanford University)
High-fidelity entanglement between a quantum dot spin and a single photon via time-resolved downconversion to telecom wavelength

27.06.13 M. Robert-de Saint-Vincent
Interfacing atoms and light with Ryderberg-state electromagnetically-induced transparency

17.06.13 Ferdinand Brennecke (ETH Zurich)
Exploring critically at the driven-dissipative Dicke phase transition

23.04.13 Robert Maiwald (Max Planck Institute)
A single ion in the focus of a parabolic mirror - Building block towards efficient free-space light-matter interaction

11.04.13 Tobias Macha (University of Mainz)
Frequency stabilization of a titanium-sapphire laser and improvement of qubits based on Ca+-ions

21.01.13 Pierrick Cheiney (Toulouse)
Diffusion experiments of a matter wave on a finite size optical lattice

28.01.13 Romain Quidant (ICFO Barcelona)
Taming light-matter interaction on the nanometer scale

11.02.13 Jeroen Elzermann (UCL)
Coherence between singlet and triplet spin states in a coupled quantum dot

13.02.13 Simon Benjamin (University of Oxford)
Quantum computing with error prone components joined by a 'noisy network'

14.02.13 Daniel Barredo (Universitat Stuttgart)
Coherent control of Rydberg atoms in thermal vapor cells

18.02.13 Saverio Russo (University of Exeter)
Graphene: one, no one and one hundred thousand

20.02.13 Pavel Hrmo
Experimental test of local hidden variable theories using linearly polarized gamma photons