Past Grad Thesis Talks

Fri, 2017-06-23 12:30 - 14:30
PEDRO LUIS ESQUINAS FERNÁNDEZ

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Mon, 2017-06-19 14:00 - 16:00
MATTHEW GIGNAC

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Thu, 2017-06-15 16:00 - 18:00
ZHENG SHI

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We calculate the linear dc conductance of two types of multi-terminal interacting systems: junctions of interacting quantum wires attached to Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid (TLL) leads, and closed and open long Aharonov-Bohm-Kondo (ABK) rings. In both cases, we obtain corrections to the non-interacting Landauer formula, arising from interactions in the TLL leads and the quantum dot in the Kondo regime respectively.

Tue, 2017-06-06 15:30 - 17:30
ANDREW JAMES MACDONALD

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Tue, 2017-06-06 11:00 - 13:00
FUMIKA SUZUKI

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Thu, 2017-05-25 12:30 - 14:30
STEFFEN JAMES CRUZ

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Tue, 2017-05-23 13:00 - 15:00
TILMAN TROESTER

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The matter content of the Universe is dominated by dark matter. Beyond its abundance and its lack of non-gravitational interactions with standard model matter, little is known about the nature of dark matter. This thesis attempts to illuminate different aspects of dark matter by using gravitational lensing in conjunction with other cosmological probes. Gravitational lensing describes the deflection of light by gravitational potentials and is a direct and unbiased probe of the matter distribution in the Universe.

Wed, 2017-05-10 14:00 - 16:00
ALEXANDRE VINCART-EMARD

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Mon, 2017-04-24 14:00 - 16:00
ZHENG SHI

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In this thesis, we calculate the linear dc conductance of two types of multi-terminal interacting systems: junctions of interacting quantum wires attached to Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid (TLL) leads, and closed and open long Aharonov-Bohm-Kondo (ABK) rings. In both cases, we obtain corrections to the non-interacting Landauer formula, arising from interactions in the TLL leads and the quantum dot in the Kondo regime respectively.

Tue, 2017-04-18 09:15 - 11:15
MARKUS SCHULZ-WEILING

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