Department of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics


Magnetotransport in non-magnetic inhomogeneous media

Wednesday, 26 November 2008, 12:00-13.00 Dr. Meera Parish Princeton Center for Theoretical Science Princeton University When the transport properties of a material change substantially in a magnetic field, it is often due to some...


Tunable superfluids in ultracold atomic gases

Wednesday, 12 November 2008, 12:00-13.00 Dr. Francesca Maria Marchetti Departamento de Fisica Teorica de la Materia Condensada (UAM) Thanks to the recent experimental advances, ultra-cold atomic gases now provide the ultimate playground in which...


Molecular simulations in the Era of GPUs

Friday, 31 October 2008, 12:00-13.00 Dr. Gianni De Fabritiis Universidad Pompeu Fabra (UPF) The recent introduction of cost-effective accelerator processors (APs), such as the IBM Cell processor and Nvidia’s graphics processing units (GPUs) represents...