IAS Workshop on Quantum Simulation of Novel Phenomena with Ultracold Atoms


Venue: IAS 1038, 1/F, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

Updated as of May 2, 2019

08:30 - 08:50
08:50 - 09:00
Opening Remarks
Session I - Quantum Simulation in Optical Lattices
Chair: Cheng CHIN
09:00 - 09:40
Quantum Simulation Using Two-electron Atoms in an Optical Lattice [Abstract]
Kyoto University
09:40 - 10:20
Making Topological Ladders for Fermionic Atoms in 1D Optical Lattices [Abstract]
Yong-il SHIN
Seoul National University
10:20 - 11:00
Coffee Break (Venue: Open Area, 1/F)
Session II - Novel Interactions in Quantum Gases
Chair: Shizhong ZHANG
11:00 - 11:40
Mediated Interactions of Bosons Embedded in a Fermi Gas [Abstract]
Cheng CHIN
University of Chicago
11:40 - 12:20
Cold Atomic Collisions in High Partial Waves: From Feshbach Resonance to Dipolar Spin Loss [Abstract]
Tsinghua University
12:20 - 14:00
Lunch (By invitation only; Venue: UniQue, Conference Lodge)
Session III - Dynamical Quantum Simulation
Chair: Yong-il SHIN
14:00 - 14:40
Probing Quantum Dynamics with Strongly-driven Degenerate Gases [Abstract]
David WELD
University of California, Santa Barbara
14:40 - 15:20
Emergent Topology and Symmetry-breaking Order in Correlated Quench Dynamics [Abstract]
Xiong-Jun LIU
Peking University
15:20 - 17:30
Poster Session & Coffee Break (Venue: Open Area, 1/F) [Poster Presenters]
17:30 - 20:30
Conference Dinner (By invitation only; Venue: Tseung Kwan O)
Note: Coach will depart from Lo Ka Chung Building at 17:50
Session IV - New Directions
Chair: Ippei DANSHITA
09:00 - 09:40
Exploring Spontaneous-emission Phenomena with Matter Waves [Abstract]
Stony Brook University
09:40 - 10:20
Artificial Gauge Field of One-Dimensional Superradiance Lattices in Ultracold Atoms [Abstract]
Shanxi University
10:20 - 11:00
Some Important Issues in Condensed Matter Resolvable with Precision in Current Optical Lattice Experiments [Abstract]
Jason HO
Ohio State University
(IAS Senior Visiting Fellow)
11:00 - 11:20
Coffee Break (Venue: Open Area, 1/F)
Session V - Strongly Interacting Fermions
Chair: Yoshiro TAKAHASHI
11:20 - 12:00
Low-lying Excitations in Strongly Interacting Fermi Gases [Abstract]
Chris VALE
Swinburne University of Technology
12:00 - 12:40
Cold Atom Experiments for Cold High-energy Physics [Abstract]
University of Tokyo
12:40 - 14:30
Lunch (By invitation only; Venue: UniQue, Conference Lodge)
Session VI - Rydberg and Heteronuclear Systems
Chair: Jason HO
14:30 - 15:10
Ultrafast Many-body Electron Dynamics in a Strongly Correlated Ultracold Rydberg Gas [Abstract]
Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
15:10 - 15:50
Remote Atom-pair Entanglements through Rydberg-Rydberg Interaction [Abstract]
Jaewook AHN
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
15:50 - 16:30
Quantum Droplet in Heteronuclear Double Bose-Einstein Condensates [Abstract]
Dajun WANG
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
16:30 - 17:15
Closing Remarks & Tea Refreshment (Venue: Open Area, 1/F)