Department of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics

chromium_nitride

Thermoelectric properties of Chromium Nitride

Wednesday, 16th January 2013. 12:00-13:00 Francisco Rivadulla (Centro de Investigación en Química-Biológica y Materiales Moleculares, CIQUS, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela) ABSTRACT: The possibility of converting waste heat into usable electrical energy made thermoelectricity...

nanostructured_graphene

Periodically nanostructured graphene

Wednesday, 12th Dicember 2012. 12:00-13:00 Amadeo L. Vázquez de Parga (Departamento de Física de la Materia Condensada, UAM and IMDEA-Nanociencia) ABSTRACT: Ultra perfect graphene monolayers, islands and ribbons can be epitaxially grown on different...

superfluid_light

Theory and experiments with quantum fluids of light

Wednesday, 5th Dicember 2012. 12:00-13:00 Iacopo Carusotto (INO-CNR BEC Center and Dipartimento di Fisica, Universitá di Trento) ABSTRACT: A few years after the first observation of Bose-Einstein condensation, quantum gases of dressed photons in...

nobel_medal

The Nobel prize in Physics 2012

Wednesday, 28th November 2012. 12:00-13:00 Fabrice P. Laussy (Depto. Física Teórica de la Materia Condensada, UAM) ABSTRACT: This year’s Nobel prize honored, through the work of Haroche and Wineland, the physics of light-matter interaction...