Preliminary Program - Topological Superconductivity in Quantum Materials

Please note that the program is scheduled to run on German time


Monday, October 19th

Morning Session Session Topic: Topological superconductivity and magnetism in TMDs

09:00 – 09:10 Opening Remarks
09:10 – 10:10 Katharina FRANKE, Free University of Berlin
Tuning the exchange and potential scattering strength of individual magnetic adsorbates on superconductors
10:20 – 10:50 Peter LILJEROTH, Aalto University
Topological superconductivity in a van der Waals heterostructure
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 11:40 Takasada SHIBAUCHI, University of Tokyo
Possible transition to a topological ultranodal pair state in FeSe1-xSx superconductors
11:50 – 12:20 Christian SCHOENENBERGER, University of Basel
One-dimensional states residing on edges and steps in few-layer WTe2
12:20 – 13:30 Poster Session

Afternoon Session Topological superconductivity and magnetism in graphene

14:00 – 15:00 Dimitri EFETOV, Institute of Photonic Sciences
Angle Bilayer Graphene – Superconductors, Orbital Magnets, Correlated States and beyond
15:10 – 15:40 Javier VILLEGAS, CNRS-Thales
Propagation and interference of d-wave superconducting pairs in graphene
15:50 – 16:20 Jeanie LAU, Ohio State University
Flat Bands in Flatlands
16:30 – 17:00 Eli ZELDOV, Weizmann Institute of Science
Mapping the twist-angle disorder and unconventional Landau levels in magic angle graphene

Tuesday, October 20th

Morning Session Session Topic: Theory of topological superconductivity in 2D materials and junctions

09:00 – 10:00 Jelena KLINOVAJA, University of Basel
Second Order Topological Superconductivity: Majorana and parafermion corner states
10:10 – 10:40 Ramon AGUADO, ICMM-CSIC
Microwave spectroscopy of hybrid superconductor- semiconductor qubits with Majorana zero modes
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee Break 
11:00 – 11:30 Bohm Jung YANG, Seoul National University
Topological superconductivity of centrosymmetric magnetic metals
11:40 – 12:40 Jagadeesh MOODERA, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Topological superconductivity in gold leads to Majorana Zero Mode Pair
12:40 – 13:50 Poster Session

Afternoon Session Session Topic: Topological superconductivity in nanowires and junctions

14:00 – 14:30 Yasuhiro ASANO, Hokkaido University
Josephson Effect of two-band/orbital superconductors
14:40 – 15:10 Mario CUOCO, University of Salerno
Topological phases combining superconductivity and magnetism
15:20 – 15:50 Alexander GOLUBOV, University of Twente
Resonant p-wave oscillations of Josephson current in Nb-Bi2Te2.3Se0.7-Nb topological junctions
16:00 – 16:30 Eun-Ah KIM, Cornell University
Two-dimensional Topological Superconductivity
16:40 – 17:10 Paola GENTILE, University of Salerno
Geometrically driven effects in curved superconducting nanostructures
17:20 – 17:50 Valerii VINOKOUR, Argonne National Laboratory
Topological Nature of High Temperature Superconductivity

Wednesday, October 21st

Morning Session Session Topic: Topological superconductivity in bulk and thin film oxides

09:30 – 10:30 Satoshi IKEGAYA, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
Fingerprints of Majorana modes beyond the zero-bias conductance peak
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee Break 
10:50 – 11:20 Shane CYBART, University of California Riverside
Helium Ion Beam Modification of High Transition Temperature Superconductors
11:30 – 12:00 Sachio KOMORI, University of Cambridge
Magnetic exchange through s- and d-wave superconductors
12:10 – 12:40 Shingo YONEZAWA, Kyoto University
Domain control in the topological nematic superconductor SrxBi2Se3
12:40 – 13:50 Poster Session

Afternoon Session Session Topic: Topological superconductivity in molecular devices

14:00 – 15:00 Ron NAAMAN, Weizmann Institute of Science
Chiral Molecules as Topological Devices- The Chiral Induced Spin Selectivity Effect
15:10 – 15:40 Oded MILLO, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Unconventional superconductivity and magnetic-related states induced in a conventional superconductor by nonmagnetic chiral molecules
15:50 – 16:20 Manfred SIGRIST, ETH Zurich
Domain walls and critical currents in chiral superconductors

Thursday, October 22nd

Morning Session Session Topic: Future directions of unconventional superconductivity

09:00 – 10:00 Ady STERN, Weizmann Institute of Science
The Josephson effect as a tool for creating topological superconductivity
10:10 – 10:40 Yukio TANAKA, Nagoya University
Odd-frequency pairing in topological superconductors
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:30 Clifford HICKS, Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids
Evaluation of chiral superconductivity in Sr2RuO4
11:40 – 12:10 Edwin HERRERA, UAM Madrid
One-dimensional moiré charge density wave in the hidden order state of URu2Si2 induced by fracture
12:20 – 12:50 Jacobo SANTAMARIA, Complutense University of Madrid
Long range unconventional Josephson effect across a half metallic ferromagnet
12:50 – 13:00 Closing Remarks