## List of invited and contributed talks

### Monday, November 10

8:20 - 8:50 Registration

8:50 - 9:00 Welcome and some words on Kazumi Maki by Dionys Baeriswyl

9:00 - 9:45 Invited talk: **J. M. B. Lopes dos Santos**

*“Graphene in a magnetic field and a superlattice potential”*

9:45 - 10:30 Invited talk: **N. M. R. Peres**

*“On the electronic properties of graphene and its bilayer: gaps, edge states and optical conductivity”*

10:30 - 10:50 Contributed talk: **V.M. Pereira**

*“Coulomb impurities in graphene”*

10:50 - 11:20 Coffee break

11:20 - 12:05 Invited talk: **A. H. Castro Neto**

*“Graphene deconstructed”*

12:05 - 12:50 Invited talk: **M. Vozmediano**

*“General relativity and graphene”*

12:50 - 15:00 Lunch break

15:00 - 15:45 Invited talk: **G. Mussardo**

*“Spectrum of the two-dimensional O(3) non-linear sigma model with topological coupling”*

15:45 - 16:05 Contributed talk: **R. Roldan**

*“Strong magnetic field collective modes in graphene and in a standard 2D electron gas”*

16:05 - 16:25 Contributed talk: **S. V. Kusminskiy**

*“Electron-electron interactions and Dirac liquid behavior in graphene bilayers”*

16:25 - 16:55 Coffee break

16:55 - 17:40 Invited talk: **J. I. Latorre**

*“Exact quantum circuits for strongly correlated systems”*

17:40 - 18:00 Contributed talk: **F. Heidrich-Meisner**

*“The expansion of strongly interacting fermions in one-dimensional optical lattices”*

18:00 - Poster session I

### Tuesday, November 11

9:00 - 9:45 Invited talk: **D. Arovas**

*“New directions in valence bond solid antiferromagnets”*

9:45 - 10:30 Invited talk: **L. Balents**

*“Spin liquid states in frustrated antiferromagnets”*

10:30 - 10:50 Contributed talk: **C. Karrasch**

*“Josephson current and singlet-doublet phase transitions of a quantum dot Josephson junction”*

10:50 - 11:20 Coffee break

11:20 - 12:05 Invited talk: **N. Andrei**

*“Quantum impurities out of equilibrium”*

12:05 - 12:50 Invited talk: **M. Cazalilla**

*“Quantum wires coupled to dissipative environments”*

12:50 - 15:00 Lunch break

15:00 - 15:45 Invited talk: **G.I. Japaridze**

*“Metal-insulator transitions in one-dimensional electron system with next-nearest-neighbor hopping”*

15:45 - 16:05 Contributed talk: **M. Goldstein**

*“Interacting resonant level coupled to a Luttinger liquid”*

16:05 - 16:25 Contributed talk: **A. Imambekov**

*“Universal theory of nonlinear Luttinger liquids”*

16:25 - 16:55 Coffee break

16:55 - 17:40 Invited talk: **M. Zvonarev**

*“Spin dynamics in a one-dimensional Bose ferromagnet”*

17:40 - 18:00 Contributed talk: **A. Tokuno**

*“Transport phenomena for bosons in Y-junction and its related systems”*

18:30 - Reception at the City Hall

### Wednesday, November 12

9:00 - 9:45 Invited talk: **F. Verstraete**

*“Aspects of real-space renormalization group methods” *

9:45 - 10:05 Contributed talk: **D. L. Kovrizhin**

*“Multiparticle inerference in electronic Mach-Zehnder interferometers”*

10:05 - 10:25 Contributed talk: **H. S. Sim**

*“Electron coherence in a finite-length Luttinger liquid and in an electronic Mach-Zehnder interferometer”*

10:25 - 10:45 Contributed talk: **D. Urban**

*“Interaction-induced beats of Friedel oscillations in quantum wires”*

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee break

11:15 - 12:00 Invited talk: **S. J. Gu**

*“Fidelity susceptibility and quantum phase transitions”*

12:00 - 12:20 Contributed talk: **A. Crépieux**

*“The AC conductance and non-symmetrized noise at finite frequency in quantum wires and carbon nanotubes”*

12:20 - 12:40 Contributed talk: **M. Kollar**

*“Relaxation dynamics of isolated many-body systems”*

12:40 - Lunch

14:00 – 20:00 Social Program

20:00 - Banquet

### Thursday, November 13

9:00 - 9:45 Invited talk: **G.V. Shlyapnikov**

*“Gapped 1D systems in an external harmonic potential”*

9:45 - 10:30 Invited talk: **I. Bouchoule**

*“Transition towards quasi-BEC in a weakly interacting elongated Bose gas”*

10:30 - 10:50 Discussion by **G.V. Shlyapnikov**

10:50 - 11:20 Coffee break

11:20 - 12:05 Invited talk: **J. T. Mendonça**

*“Collective processes in the ultra-cold gas”*

12:05 - 12:50 Invited talk: **J. Eschner**

*“Single cold atoms for quantum optics and quantum information processing”*

12:50 - 15:00 Lunch

15:00 - 15:20 Contributed talk: **M. Sato**

*“Spontaneous rotation in trapped one-dimensional Bose gases”*

15:20 - 15:40 Contributed talk: **S. D. Huber**

*“Dynamically generated double occupancy as a probe of cold atom systems”*

15:40 - 16:25 Invited talk: **J.-S. Caux**

*“Correlations and quenches in integrable systems”*

16:25 - 16:55 Coffee break

16:55 - 17:15 Contributed talk: **P. Barmettler**

*“Quantum spin systems far from equilibrium”*

17:15 - 17:35 Contributed talk: **M. Moeckel**

*“Interaction quench in the Hubbard model”*

17:40 - Poster session II

### Friday, November 14

9:00 - 9:45 Invited talk: **S. Viefers**

*“Quantum Hall hierarchy wave functions from conformal field theory”*

10:15 - 10:35 Contributed talk: **H. Hansson**

*“Conformal field theory approach to Abelian and non-Abelian quantum Hall quasielectrons”*

10:35 - 10:55 Collective discussion

10:50 - 11:20 Coffee break

11:20 - 12:05 Invited talk: **E. Ardonne**

*“Interferometry in the quantum Hall effect”*

12:05 - 12:50 Invited talk: **V. Ponomarenko**

*“Splitting electrons into quasiparticles with fractional edge-state interferometers”*

12:50 - 15:00 Lunch

15:00 - 15:45 Invited talk: **G. Sierra**

*“An exactly solvable pairing model with p + ip wave symmetry”*

15:45 - 16:00 Summary and concluding remarks

## Poster sessions

### Session I - 10/11/2008

Name | Title | |

1 | A. Cortijo | Competition between instabilities in doped graphene |

2 | F. de Juan | Electronic properties of strongly disordered graphene |

3 | R. M. Ribeiro | Inducing energy gaps in graphene monolayer and bilayer |

4 | M. Mucha-Kruczynski | Characterization of graphene through anisotropy of constant-energy maps in angle-resolved photoemission |

5 | T. Stauber | Optical conductivity of graphene beyond the Dirac cone approximation: Making the fine-structure visible |

6 | A. I. Tóth | Dynamical correlations in the spin-half two-channel Kondo model |

7 | V. R. Vieira | Application of the stereographic projection for the simulation of macrospin dynamics |

8 | P. Waechter | The conductance through Luttinger liquids: towards experimental setups |

9 | D. Bercioux | Electron tunneling into a quantum wire in the Fabry-Pérot regime |

10 | C. Neuenhahn | Dephasing by electron-electron interactions in a ballistic Mach-Zehnder interferometer |

11 | Y. Arredondo-Léon | Study of the charge correlation function in one-dimensional Hubbard heterostructures |

12 | F. Franchini | Hydrodynamic description of the spin Calogero-Sutherland model |

### Session II - 13/11/2008

Name | Title | |

1 | P. V. Buividovich | Entanglement entropy in gauge theories and the holographic principle for electric strings |

2 | L. Fidkowski | Topological quantum computation with anyonic excitations |

3 | J. M. Vilaplana | Extraction of entangled states in a 1D XY ring by local projective measurements |

4 | J. Sabio | Interaction quench in the sine-Gordon model |

5 | M. Eckstein | Adiabatic ramping of correlated fermions |

6 | J. Carlos Gomes | Towards the establishment of two cold atom experiments in Portugal |

7 | O. Poplavskyy | Local density of states of electron-solid phases in the quantum Hall regime |