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IMPRS summer school on Floquet Physics

Location: Institute for Low Temperature and Structure Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw

Dates: July 11.-14. 2016
Local Orginizing Committee :
Msc. Barbara Grygiel Msc. Konrad Patucha Dr. hab. T. Zaleski Prof. Dr. J. Sznajd
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List of lecturers:
  • Martin Holthaus, Institut für Physik, Carl von Ossietzky Universität, Oldenburg
    Lecture: The Floquet picture for strongly driven quantum systems
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  • Giuseppe Santoro, Condensed Matter Theory, SISSA
    Lecture: Quantum annealing and non-equilibrium dynamics of Floquet Chem insulators
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  • Florian Mintert, Imperial College, London
    Lecture: Design of polychromatic driving with Floquet Theory
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  • Juliette Simonet, Institute for Laser Physics, University of Hamburg
    Lecture: Floquet engineering of artificial Gauge potentials for neutral atoms in optical lattices
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  • Achilleas Lazarides, MPIPKS Dresden
    Lecture: Many-body Floquet Systems: Interaction and Localisation
  • Alexander Szameit, Institute of Applied Physics, Jena
    Lecture: Topological Photonics
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  • Marek Kus, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw
    Lecture: Periodically driven quantum systems, integrability, chaos, and control
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  • Dieter Bauer, University of Rostock
    Lecture: Floquet Theory as a tool to analyse strong-field ionization dynamics
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  • Takashi Oka, MPIPKS Dresden
    Lecture: Strongly correlated Floquet states studied by the Green's function method
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IMPRS summer school on Photoinduced Dynamics

Location: Vila Lanna, Prague

Dates: July 12.-15. 2015

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Local orginizing committee:
- Prof. Dr. Petr Slavicek
- Prof. Dr. Pavel Jungwirth

List of lecturers:
  • Bernd Winter, Helmholtz Centre Berlin
    Lecture: Aqueous solutions studied by X-Ray spectroscopy
  • Robert Moshammer, MPI for Nuclear Physics, Heidelberg
    Lecture: Atoms and molecules in intense XUV and IR laser fields
  • Irene Burghardt, Frankfurt University
    Lecture: Photoinduced dynamics in functional molecular aggregates
  • Lars Pettersson, Stockholm University
    Lecture: Introduction to inner-shell spectroscopy: experiment and theory
  • Alejandro Saenz, Humboldt Univerisity Berlin
    Lecture: Numerical methods of treating laser-molecule interactions
  • Petr Maly, Charles University Prague
    Lecture: Femtosecond laser spectroscopy of diamond
  • Oleg Prezhdo, University of Southern California
    Lecture: Fundamentals and recent advances in non-adiabatic molecular dynamics

IMPRS school GPU Computing - Methods and Applications in the Natural Sciences

Location: Institute for Low Temprature and Structure Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw

Dates: Oct 29th to Nov. 2nd. 2012

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Local orginizing committee:
- Prof. Dr. Jozef Sznajd
- Dr. Tomasz Zaleski

List of lecturers:
  • Wolfhard Janke, University of Leipzig
    Lecture: Simulating polymer systems on GPU
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  • Tobias Kramer, University of Regensburg
    Lecture: High-performance computational physics on graphics processing units
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  • Jan Meinke, Forschungszentrum Jülich
    Lecture & Practical Exercises: Molecular Simulations using Monte Carlo and Molecular Dynamics
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  • Christian Plessl, Univerisity of Paderborn
    Overview Talk: Accelerating Scientific Computing with Massively Parallel Computer Architectures
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  • Martin Weigel, Coventry Univerisity
    Lecture: Simulating spin models on GPU
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