Calendar

March 31, 2018

Event Title Speaker Date/Time Location
"Unsolved Problems in . . ." A Celebration of Sir Tony Leggett’s 80th Birthday various
3/29/2018
- 4/1/2018

Loomis Lab and Ihotel

AJL@80: Schedule Day 2 Anthony Leggett 80th Birthday Celebration 3/31/2018

141 Loomis Lab during the day. i hotel in the evening

AJL@80: Peter Wolynes "Homo vitro fragilior" Peter Wolynes (Rice)
3/31/2018
9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Christian Enss "Breakdown of the Universality of Glasses at Ultralow Temperatures –Interplay of Nuclear Spins and Atomic Tunneling Systems" Christian Enss (Kirchhoff-Institut fur Physik, Universitat Heidelberg, Germany)
3/31/2018
9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Clare Yu "Low Temperature Properties of Glasses: Beyond Two Level Systems" Clare Yu (University of California, Irvine)
3/31/2018
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Nigel Goldenfeld "Is There Universality in Biology?" John Clark (Washington University in St. Louis)
3/31/2018
11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Dan Loss "Majorana Fermions in Nanowires: Facts and Fictions" Dan Loss (Basel)
3/31/2018
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Phil Stamp "Quantum Gravity in the Lab" Phil Stamp (University of British Columbia )
3/31/2018
12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Yoshi Maeno "Leggett's Tree" Yoshi Maeno (Kyoto)
3/31/2018
1:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Ying Liu "Learning physics from and working with Tony in the US and China: From 'Foundation of Quantum Mechanics', to phase-sensitive test of pairing symmetry in Sr2RuO4, to 'Basic Aspects of Superconductivity' and 'Shanghai Center for Complex Ph Ying Liu (Penn State, Shanghai)
3/31/2018
2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Laura Greene "Tony's Advocacy in Science Diplomacy and Human Rights: Impact and Global Guidance" Laura Greene (NHMFL/Florida State)
3/31/2018
2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Ping Ao "Dynamics: from macroscopic quantum phenomena, to motion of topological defects, genesis and progression of cancer, and framework for nonequilibrium processes" Ping Ao (Shanghai)
3/31/2018
3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Rongjia Tao "From Sustainable Energy to Preventing Heart Attacks and Strokes: Challenges for Soft Matter Physics" Rongjia Tao (Temple University)
3/31/2018
4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: George Crabtree "Critical Current by Design" George Crabtree  (Argonne National Laboratory)
3/31/2018
4:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

AJL@80: Saturday Summary "unsolved problems" Philip Phillips (Illinois)
3/31/2018
5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

141 Loomis Lab, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana, IL

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