Condensed matter physics and interdisciplinary applications

Conference Program (PDF)


Speaker Institution Title of Talk
Leonie Canet Laboratoire de Physique et Modelisation des Milieux Condenses, Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France Non-equilibrium Steady States: a non-perturbative Renormalisation Group approach
Doyne Farmer Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, USA Steps toward a theory of non-equilibrium economics
Erwin Frey Statistical and Biological Physics, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany The role of space and stochasticity in co-evolutionary dynamics
Andrea Gambassi Max Planck Institut fuer Metallforschung, Stuttgart, Germany Thermodynamic Casimir effect: pico-Newton forces at work
Eckhard Krotscheck University Linz, Institute for Theoretical Physics , Linz, Austria Low Temperature Structure of He-4: A manifestly microscopic study
Oksana Patsahan Institute for Condensed Matter Physics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Lviv, Ukraine Phase behavior and criticality in the primitive models of ionic fluids
Rudolf Podgornik Institute Jozef Stefan, Ljubljana, Slovenia van der Waals forces and torques between anisotropic carbon nanotubes
Manfred Sigrist Institute for Theoretical Physics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland Non-centrosymmetric Superconductors - Cooper pairs deprived of a key symmetry
Alan Tennant Abteilung Magnetismus, Hahn-Meitner-Institut, Berlin, Germany Looking at the fundamentals of cooperative magnetism : Neutrons and high magnetic fields
Nicolas Vandewalle Group for Research and Applications in Statistical Physics, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium The physics of droplets : towards discrete microfluidics

Several topics are related to the following COST Actions:

COSTP10 Physics of Risk

COSTP13 Forging the missing link: From Molecular Simulations to Nanoscale Experiments

COSTP16 Emergent Behaviour in Correlated Matter

COSTP21 Physics of Droplets

COSTP19 Multiscale modeling of materials