CDT-CMP Talks 2017/18

These are the talks that are going on in the centre this year, all CDT-CMP Students are strongly encouraged to attend and all others are welcome

Journal Club
These are Mondays afternoons 2-4pm, these will all be live streamed between Bath and Bristol.

Date Location Speaker Title Paper
9th October 2017 3 West 4.1 (Bath)

Live streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Israel Osmond

Superconductivity in Weyl semimetal candidate MoTe2
Nature Communications 7, 11038 (2016)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms11038
Lukas Ohnoutek

Landau quantization and quasiparticle interference in the three-dimensional Dirac semimetal Cd3As2
Nature Materials 13, 851 (2014)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat4023
16th October 2017 3 West 4.1 (Bath)

Live streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Simon Payne  Control of the metal–insulator transition in vanadium dioxide by modifying orbital occupancy  http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nphys2733
William Rowe Superconducting Calcium-Intercalated Bilayer Graphene
ACS Nano, 10, 2761 (2016)
 http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.5b07848
23rd October 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Chloe Clear Quantum criticality of Mott transition in organic materials

Nature Physics 11, 221 (2015)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nphys3235
Sean Harding The Higgs mode in disordered superconductors close to a quantum phase transition

Nature Physics 11, 188 (2015)

 http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nphys3227
30th October 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Taylor Moule Universal quantum oscillations in the underdoped cuprate superconductors

Nature Physics 9, 761 (2013)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nphys2792
Will Campbell Electrically pumped single-defect light emitters in WSe2

2D Materials 3, 025038 (2016)

 http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/2053-1583/3/2/025038
6th November 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Ben Smith Giant Rydberg excitons in the copper oxide Cu2O

Nature 514, 343 (2014)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature13832
Matthew Reeves Revealing the role of electrons and phonons in the ultrafast recovery of charge density wave correlations in 1T−TiSe2

Phys. Rev. B 94, 165165 (2016)

http://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.94.165165
13th November 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Alexander Petsch Observation of room-temperature magnetic skyrmions and their current-driven dynamics in ultrathin metallic ferromagnets

Nature Materials 15, 501 (2016)

 http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat4593
Giuseppe Guarino A high-temperature ferromagnetic topological insulating phase by proximity coupling

Nature 533, 513 (2016)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature17635
20th November 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Rob Armstong Atomistic origin of an ordered superstructure induced superconductivity in layered chalcogenides

Nature Communications 6, 6091 (2015)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms7091
Joseph Hitchen Viscous flow of medieval cathedral glass

J Am Ceram Soc. 0, 1 (2017)

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jace.15092/full
27th November 2017 Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Live Streaming to: 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Aitor Garcia Ruiz (Speaking in Bath) Theory of Laser-Controlled Competing Superconducting and Charge Orders

Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 087002 (2017)

 https://journals.aps.org/prl/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.087002
Lauren Cane (Speaking in Bristol) Anisotropy of the Seebeck Coefficient in the Cuprate Superconductor YBa2Cu3Oy: Fermi-Surface Reconstruction by Bidirectional Charge Order

Phys. Rev. X 7, 031042 (2017)

 https://journals.aps.org/prx/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevX.7.031042
4th December 2017 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Live Streaming to: 3West 4.1 (Bath)

 

Israel Osmond The most incompressible metal osmium at static pressures above 750 gigapascals

Nature 525, 226 (2015)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature14681
Lukas Ohnoutek Layer-dependent ferromagnetism in a van der Waals crystal down to the monolayer limit

Nature 546, 270 (2017)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature22391

Seminar Series
These are Tuesday afternoons 2-4, these are from a variety of people including academics and students based at Bath and Bristol and also external speakers.

These are also followed with coffee and a discussion.

 Date  Location Speaker Title More Info
17th October 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

 Dr. Philip Shields

Nitride LEDs, Nobel prizes & Nano-engineering

2017-10-17 Philip Shields
 7th November 2017 3West 4.1 (Bath)

Live Streaming to: 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

 Dr. Anita Zeidler Pressure induced structural changes in glassy materials 07.11.17 – Anita Zeidler Flyer
 5th December 2017 3.29 Access Grid Room (Bristol)

Live Streaming to: 3West 4.1 (Bath)

 Dr. Natasa Vasiljevic Electrochemical Design of Pt-Bimetallic Nanostructures  05.12.17 – Natasa Vasiljevic Flyer

Other Presentations

These are the presentations that happen on an ad-hoc basis and generally the students assessed talks but include talks on ETP projects, group work etc.  Everyone is welcome to attend the ones listed on here.

This page will be updated as these are organised, so please check back regularly.

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