2nd workshop on non-equilibrium thermodynamic phenomena and problems of mesoscopic physics

2017-04-20 09:00:00 2017-04-21 18:00:00 Europe/Helsinki 2nd workshop on non-equilibrium thermodynamic phenomena and problems of mesoscopic physics The speakers are visitors and local scientists of Aalto Centre for Quantum Engineering. http://physics.aalto.fi/en/midcom-permalink-1e6eee2329a0b8ceee211e6a1305d3cdf06dacbdacb Konemiehentie 2, 02150, Espoo

The speakers are visitors and local scientists of Aalto Centre for Quantum Engineering.

20.-21.04.2017 / 09:00 - 18:00
T2 lecture hall, T-building, Konemiehentie 2, 02150, Espoo, Otaniemi, FI, FI

The workshop will present an overview of some recent experimental and theoretical developments in the areas of non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, thermodynamics, quantum optomechanics, quantum transport in mesoscopic devices and their applications. It will be of particular interest for students and young researchers at the Centre for Quantum Engineering.

There is no entrance fee. Please feel free to spread this information to your colleagues who can forward it to potentially interested students and postdocs at Aalto University and University of Helsinki

List of speakers:

  • Oleg Astafiev, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK
  • Kay Brandner, Aalto University, Finland
  • Michele Campisi, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy
  • ChiiDong Chen, Academica Sinica, Taiwan
  • Hervé Courtois, Institut Néel, CNRS and Université Grenoble Alpes, France
  • Vladimir Dmitriev, Kapitza Institute, Russia
  • Christian Enss, Heidelberg University, Germany
  • Rosario Fazio, Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy
  • Yuri Galperin, University of Oslo, Norway
  • Jan Goetz, Walther Meissner Institute, Germany
  • Tero Heikkilä, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • Andreas Isacsson, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  • Ivan Khaymovich, Max Planck Institute, Germany
  • Antti Laitinen, Aalto University, Finland
  • Ermin Malic, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  • Alexander Mel’nikov, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
  • Michael Moskalets, Kharkiv Polytechnical Institute, Ukraine
  • Caspar Ockeloen, Aalto University, Finland
  • Jukka Pekola, Aalto University, Finland
  • Joonas Peltonen, Aalto University, Finland
  • Kuan Yen Tan, Aalto University, Finland

 

Program

Thursday, April 20

09:00 - 09:15 coffee

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Chair: Christian Flindt

09:15 - 09:20 Welcome, Jukka Pekola

09:20 - 10:00 Hervé Courtois: Single Quantum level Electron Turnstile

10:00 - 10:40 ChiiDong Chen: Quadratic Characteristics of Environment Induced Voltage Shot Noise in Josephson Junctions

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10:40 - 10:50 break

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10:50 - 11:10 Joonas Peltonen: Heat transport in a metallic single-electron transistor

11:10 - 11:30 Kay Brandner: Limitations on Coherent Work Extraction in Open Quantum Systems

11:30 - 12:10 Michele Campisi: Feedback controlled heat transport in quantum devices

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12:10 - 14:00 lunch

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Chair: Sorin Paraoanu

14:00 - 14:40 Oleg Astafiev: Coherent phase slips in superconducting nano-wires

14:40 - 15:00 Kuan Yen Tan: Quantum-circuit Refrigeration in Superconducting Circuits

15:00 - 15:40 Michael Moskalets: Transport versus quantum properties of single-electron excitations

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15:40 - 16:00 coffee

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16:00 - 16:40 Alexander Mel’nikov: Non-equilibrium dynamics of Majorana states

16:40 - 17:20 Jan Goetz: Superconducting transmon qubits feel thermal fields 

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17:20 -  refreshments

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18:00 - 22:00 Thermodynamics and sauna @ Micronova, Tietotie 3, Espoo – bring your own towel and refreshments, don't forget to register here

 

Friday, April 21

08:45 - 09:00 coffee

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Chair: Mika Sillanpää

09:00 - 09:40 Andreas Isacsson: Nonlinear mode coupling and internal resonances in graphene resonators

09:40 - 10:20 Ermin Malic: Exciton dynamics in atomically thin 2D materials

10:20 - 10:40 Antti Laitinen: Mechanical resonance and magnetotransport measurements with suspended graphene in Corbino geometry​

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10:40 - 10:50 break

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10:50 - 11:10 Caspar Ockeloen: Quantum Backaction Evading Measurements of Collective Mechanical Modes

11:10 - 11:50 Tero Heikkilä: Superconductor-ferromagnet hybrids out of equilibrium

11:50 - 12:10 Jukka Pekola: Qubit as a heat switch and refrigerator

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12:10 - 13:30 lunch

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Chair: Matti Krusius

13:30 - 14:10 Rosario Fazio: Thermoelectric properties of an interacting quantum dot-based heat engine

14:10 - 14:50 Yuri Galperin: Optimal protocols for a Maxwell Demon device

14:50 - 15:30 Ivan Khaymovich: Nonequilibrium effects in hybrid superconducting turnstiles

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15:30 - 15:50 coffee

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15:50 - 16:30 Christian Enss: Investigation of the Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorem under Non-Equilibrium Conditions - Dielectric Polarization Fluctuation Measurements on Glassy Materials

16:30 - 17:10 Vladimir Dmitriev: New topological phases of superfluid 3He engineered with nanostructured confinement

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18:00 - 22:00 Thermodynamics and sauna @ Micronova, Tietotie 3, Espoo – bring your own towel and refreshments, don't forget to register here

 

For more information, contact:

Dr. Minna Günes
Centre for Quantum Engineering, Aalto University
name.surname@aalto.fi, tel. +358 50 301 8442

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