Program

May 25

6pm

Walk to local restaurant.
Meet at the main entrance to Birge Hall
Contacts: 510-3251177 (Ehud), 510-8623913 (Ashvin)


Location of talks: LeConte 375

May 26

Morning session

Chair: Norman Yao
9:30 – 10:10
10:10 – 10:50
10:50 – 11:15
Short talks:
11:15 – 12:30
John McGreevy – Hierarchical growth of entangled states
Paul Fendley – Strong zero modes: What they are and what they’re good for
Coffee break

Potter, Vasseur, Serbyn, Fregoso, Grover

Lunch break
12:30 – 2:00pm

Afternoon session

Chair: Joel Moore

2:00 – 2:40
2:40 – 3:20
3:20 – 3:50
3:50 – 4:20
Short talks:
4:20 – 5:20
Fabian Essler – Quench dynamics in models with weak integrability breaking
John Cardy – Entanglement Propagation after a Quantum Quench
Coffee break
Panel Discussion – Essler, Cardy and Fendly

Flicker, Kolodrubetz, Yao, Grushin

Dinner

Seaborg room at UC Berkeley Faculty Club

May 27

Morning session

Chair: Ehud Altman

9:30 – 10:10
10:10 – 10:50
10:50 – 11:20
11:20 – 11:50
Short talks:
11:50 – 12:35
Alexei Kitaev – Coherent scrambling in the SYK model
Xiao Liang Qi – Random tensor networks and holographic duality
Coffee break
Panel Discussion – McGreevy, Kitaev, Qi

Gazit, Kaul, Morimoto

Lunch break
12:30 – 2:00pm

Afternoon session

Chair: Ashvin Vishwanath

2:00 – 2:40

2:40 – 3:20
3:20 – 3:40
3:40 – 4:20
4:20 – 4:50
4:50 – 5:00

Max Metlitski – Particle-vortex duality of 2d Dirac fermion
from electric-magnetic duality of 3d topological insulators.

David Tong – Particle-Vortex Duality
Coffee break
T. Senthil – Composite Fermi Liquids in the Lowest Landau Level
Panel Discussion – Senthil, Metlitski and Tong
Wrapup