Fluid phases of matter: from electron liquids to active matter

DEC 11, 2019 | 9:30 AM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

4102: Science Center

WHEN:

December 11, 2019: 9:30 AM

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences

Description

Topics will include the experimental discovery of hydrodynamic electron flow in graphene and other materials, the prediction and observation of odd elasticity and viscosity in active matter, and new transport coefficients from the Schwinger-Keldysh framework.

Speakers to include: 

Romain Vasseur (UMass Amherst)

Lea Santos (Yeshiva)

Alexander Abanov (SUNY Stony Brook)

Jed Pixley (Rutgers)

Justin C. Burton (Emory)

Paolo Glorioso (Chicago)

Yizhi You (Princeton)

David Huse (Princeton)

Vincenzo Vitelli (Chicago)

Paul Weigmann (Chicago)

Suraj Shankar (Harvard)

Andy Lucas (UC Boulder)

Mathew Lapa (Chicago)

Barry Bradlyn (UI Urbana-Champagne)

Justin Wilson (Rutgers)

Gabriel Cordoso (SUNY Stony Brook)

Vir Bulchandani (UC Berkeley)

Kartiek Agarwal (McGill) 

Aaron Hui (Cornell)

Brian Skinner (MIT/OSU)

Matteo Ippoliti (Stanford)