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Monday

Women in Science Colloquium

“Where there is enjoyment, there can be no loss: reflections of a quantum physicist

Visiting Distinguished Scientist

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Francesca Ferlaino

Institut für Experimentalphysik, University of Innsbruck (Austria) and IQOQI-Innsbruck, Austrian Academy of Sciences

Time:    1:00pm Monday 27 February 2017
Venue:   Room G29/G30, New Horizons Research Centre, 20 Research Way, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria 3800, Australia
Access:   http://www.monash.edu/people/maps

Tuesday

Victorian ULtraCold Atoms Network (VULCAN) Workshop

Due to catering and space restrictions, registration is essential and free. Register here

Time: Tuesday 28 February 2017
Venue: Large Seminar Room 107, School of Physics & Astronomy, 10 College Walk, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria 3800, Australia
Access: http://www.monash.edu/people/maps

 

 VULCAN Workshop Program

 

09:00 – 09:15          Tapio Simula                Welcome

09:15 – 09:45          Kris Helmerson            Cold Atoms at Monash University                                                                                                       

09:45 – 10:30          Francesca Ferlaino      Dipolar quantum matter near absolute zero temperature

10:30 – 11:30          free morning tea (with coffee) & networking

                               Cold Atoms, Topology, and Condensed Matter, Chair: Jesper Levinsen

11:30 – 12:00          Andy Martin                   Cold Atoms at the University of Melbourne

12:00 – 12:15          Lincoln Turner               Radiofrequency-dressed spinor gases: dynamical decoupling, state tomography and ac magnetometry

12:15 – 12:30          Srivatsa Badariprasad  An anomalous phase due to extraneous three-body interactions in bosonic Hubbard systems

12:30  – 12:45

12:45 – 14:00          free lunch (with coffee) & networking

                                Cold Bose gases, Chair: Russell Anderson

14:00  – 14:30          Matthew Davis              Cold Atoms at the University of Queensland

14:30  – 15:00          Nick Robins                  Cold Atoms at Australian National University                                                                                

15:00  – 15:15          Andrew Groszek           A thermometer for vortices in turbulent superfluids   

15:15  – 15:30          Shaun Johnstone         Towards measurements of quantum turbulence      

15:30 – 16:00           free afternoon tea (with coffee) & networking

                                Cold Fermi gases, Chair: Kris Helmerson

16:00  – 16:30          Chris Vale                      Cold Atoms at Swinburne University

16:30   – 16:45         Meera Parish                 Theory of quantum matter

16:45   – 17:00         Jia Wang                        Time evolution of quantum entanglement in a localized environment

17:00   – 17:15         Shimpei Endo                Few-body approach to many-body problems in the unitary Fermi gas

17:15  closing


Wednesday

Women in Science: the future

Foreword by A/Prof. Coral Warr, Associate Dean Research, Faculty of Science, Monash University

All genders cordially invited

Please join us for a morning coffee to share ideas on how to make science more equitable

Hear from our panel how you can become a champion of change too

 

Chair: Dr. Jasmina Lazendic-Galloway   Monash University        

Panel Members:

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Francesca Ferlaino         University of Innsbruck

ADR, A/Prof. Coral Warr                           Monash University

HoS, Prof. Michael J. Morgan                  Monash University

A/Prof. Meera Parish                                Monash University

Prof. Matthew Davis                                 University of Queensland

 

Time:    9:30am -11:30am Wednesday 1 March 2017
Venue:   Room G29/G30, New Horizons Research Centre, 20 Research Way, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria 3800, Australia
Access:   http://www.monash.edu/people/maps

 


The showcase is sponsored by Monash University’s Faculty of Science and the School of Physics & Astronomy                              contact: tapio.simula@monash.edu