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A SYMPOSIUM on
 SCIENCE @ ITAMP


May 5-6, 2014

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All Sessions are held in Phillips Auditorium
60 Garden St., Cambridge, MA

Event Schedule
Monday, May 5, 2014
 8:30 AM     Welcome, Coffee and Pastries
Session I: Cold Collisions

 9:00 AM 9:15 AM Discussion Leader: N. Balakrishnan
 9:15 AM 9:45 AM Li You, "Ultracold Collisions in the Presence of Spin orbit Coupling"

 9:50 AM 10:20 AM Robin Cote, "Ultracold atom-ion interactions"

 10:25 AM 10:55 AM Refreshments




Session II: Structure & Computation

 10:55 AM 11:10 AM DL: Zong-Chao Yan
 11:10 AM 11:40 AM Jack Wells, “Gigascale, Terascale, now Petascale, soon Exascale: Prospects for Transforming Atomic, Molecular, and Chemical Dynamics with Leadership Computing”

 11:45 AM 12:15 PM Andrei Derevianko, "Search for Topological Dark Matter with Atomic Clocks"

 12:20PM  Working Lunch/ Panel Discussion





Session III: Molecular Collisions & Astrophysics

 2:00 PM 2:15 PM DL: Phillip Stancil
 2:15 PM 2:45 PM Roman Krems, "External Field Control of Two-Body and Many-Body dynamics of cold Molecules"

 2:50 PM  3:20 PM Robert Forrey, "Sturmian theory of molecule formation: application to hydrogen in primordial gas"

 4:15 PM            Physics Colloquium, Jefferson 250, Atac Imamoglu, "Interfacing Single Photons and Condensed Matter Systems"
 5:30 - 6:30 PM   Poster Session, Reception, Jefferson Library
 7:15 PM       Dinner at Faculty Club (by invitation only)





 Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Session IV: Quantum Optics

 9:00 AM 9:15 AM DL: Atac Imamoglu
 9:15 AM 9:45 AM Jake Taylor, "Matter and Light: From H_2^+ to Macroscopic Quantum Systems"
 9:50 AM 10:20 AM Peter Rabl, "Mechanical Quantum Technologies"
 10:25 AM 10:55 AM Refreshments




Session V: Dynamics with Ultrashort pulses and Ultracold Atoms
 10:55 AM 11:10 AM DL: Seth Rittenhouse
 11:10 AM 11:40 AM Brett Esry, "Putting the photons back into strong-field physics: Making sense of carrier-envelope phase effects"
 11:45 AM 12:15 PM Thomas Pohl, "Some Insights on the Many-Body Physics of Slow-Light Rydberg-Polaritons"
 12:20 PM 2:00 PM Lunch





Session VI: Quantum Information Processing

 2:00 PM 2:15 PM DL: Hendrik Weimer
 2:15 PM 2:45 PM Maxim Olshanii (Olchanyi), "Between Integrability and Ergodicity"
 2:50 PM 3:20 PM Paola Cappellaro, "Control of hybrid system for quantum computing and metrology"
 3:25 PM 3:55 PM Refreshments




3:55 PM  Adjourn