Conference Program:

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Conference Venue: RHUL Building, 11 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3RF

Note all talks are scheduled as 45-minute presentations, plus 20 minutes for questions and discussion.

Monday, 1 July 2019

9:00 – 9:50      Registration and informal discussions

9:50 – 10:00    Welcome and Introduction

10:00 – 11:05  Johannes Knolle (Imperial College): Disorder-Free Localization: Absence of Ergodicity without quenched Disorder and logarithmic out-of-time ordered correlators

11:05 – 11:40  Coffee break

11:40 – 12:45  Ruben Verresen (Technical University Munich): Gapless topological phases and symmetry-enriched quantum criticality

12:45 – 14:15  Lunch break

14:15 – 15:20  Dieter Jaksch (Oxford): Nonequilibrium Dynamics in Quantum Matter.

15:20 – 16:00  Tea Break

16:00 – 17:05  Arijeet Pal (University College London): Scale Invariant Entanglement Negativity at the Many-Body Localization Transition

17:05 – 18:10  John Saunders (Royal Holloway University of London): Anomalous thermalization of 3He spins in a 2D 4He matrix: many-body localization?

18:10 – 18:30  Concluding discussions

7:30                 Conference Dinner


Tuesday, 2 July 2019

9:00 – 10:05    Max McGinley (Cambridge): Topology of Quantum Systems Out of Equilibrium

10:05 – 10:45  Coffee break

10:45 – 11:50  Marzena Szymanska (UCL): Driven-dissipative quantum fluids

11:50 – 13:00  John Chalker (Oxford): Minimal models for chaotic quantum dynamics in spatially extended many-body systems.

13:00 – 14:30  Lunch break

14:30 – 15:35  Achilleas Lazarides (University of Loughborough): Quantum order at infinite temperature, time crystals, and dissipation

15:35 – 16:05  Tea break

16:05 – 17:10  Gregoire Ithier (Royal Holloway University of London): Typical dynamics and unconventional stationary states of an embedded quantum system.

17:10 – 17:30  Wrap up and final discussions

17:30 –            Informal discussions encouraged


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Practical information:

Lodging for participants:

Speakers and Members of the EPSRC NetworkPlus on Emergence and Non-Equilibrium Physics can request accommodation to be provided. Please indicate your requirements in the registration form. The deadline for reservations is 2pm on Tuesday 25 June.

Commuting into London:

– If you live within commuting distance to the conference venue, and you plan to attend multiple events within a single week of Condensed Matter Physics in the Cities, please note that a weekly ticket may be your cheapest option for travel. 

Wifi Access:

– Eduroam is available on site.