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Date: Saturday, April 2, 2016

Location: Institute for Condensed Matter Theory
Room 190 Engineering Sciences Building
1101 West Springfield Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


The Institute for Condensed Matter Theory will host a joint symposium on condensed matter theory involving participants from the University of Chicago and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. This gathering will bring together graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, visitors and faculty from these institutions in a relaxed atmosphere for talks and informal discussions on exciting topics at the frontiers of condensed matter theory and related areas.


Matthew Roberts, University of Chicago: "A Higher Spin theory of the mangeto rotons"

Arvind Murugan, University of Chicago: "Associative memory: A forgotten property of frustrated disordered materials"

Andrey Gromov, University of Chicago: "Geometric response at the edge"

Nigel Goldenfeld, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: "Ecological collapse and the phase transition to turbulence"

Eduardo Fradkin, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: "Nematic Order and geometry in the Fractional Quantum Hall Fluids"

Huajia Wang, Unversity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: "Supersymmetric Mirror Duality and Half-Filled Landau Level”

Please Register at: https://my.physics.illinois.edu/eventreg/index.asp?id=945

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For further information, contact Janice Benner (jbenner@illinois.edu) 217-244-4268.