Confirmed Plenary Speakers

  • Charles Adams – Durham University, UK
    “Contactless photon-photon interactions” [abstract]
  • Markus Greiner – Harvard University, USA
    “A cold-atom Fermi-Hubbard antiferromagnet” [abstract]
  • Ed Hinds – Imperial College London, UK
    “Magneto-optical trapping and sub-Doppler cooling of molecules” [abstract]
  • Eva Lindroth – Stockholm University, Sweden
    “Attosecond physics and the dream of an electron movie” [abstract]
  • Thomas Möller – Institut für Optik und Atomare Physik, Germany
    “Structure and dynamics of nanoparticles in short wavelength light pulses” [abstract]
  • Tilman Pfau – University of Stuttgart, Germany
    “Dipolar quantum gases and liquids” [abstract]
  • Pascale Senellart – CNRS / Paris Sud University, France
    “Near-optimal atom-photon interfaces in the solid-state” [abstract]
  • Jun Ye – JILA / University of Colorado, USA
    “Atomic clock and quantum many-body physics” [abstract]
  • Peter Zoller – University of Innsbruck, Austria
    “Quantum Many-Body Systems with Cold Atoms and Ions” [abstract]
  • Martin Zwierlein – MIT, USA
    “Ultracold Dipolar Fermi Gas of NaK Molecules” [abstract]

Confirmed Invited Speakers

  • Peter Beiersdorfer – Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
    “Spectroscopy of Highly Charged Ions in Magnetic Fusion Plasmas: Research Opportunities and Diagnostic Necessities” [abstract]
  • Thierry Lahaye – CNRS / Institut d’Optique, France
    “Two-dimensional arrays of single Rydberg atoms for the quantum simulation of spin systems” [abstract]
  • Chiara Machiavello – University of Pavia, Italy
    “Detection of entanglement and of features of quantum evolution with few local measurement and complementary properties” [abstract]
  • Niels Madsen – ALPHA / University of Swansea, Wales
    “Observation of the 1S-2S transition in trapped antihydrogen” [abstract]
  • Edvardas Narevicius – Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
    “Cold chemistry with cold molecules” [abstract]
  • Alicia Palacios – Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
    “Imaging ultrafast molecular wave-packets with a single chirped UV pulse” [abstract]
  • Oleg Vasyutinskii –  Ioffe Institute, Russian Academy of Science
    “Vector Correlations in Molecular Photodissociation: Production of Spin-Polarized H-Atoms and Femtosecond Stereodynamics” [abstract]
  • Denis Vion – CEA, France
    “Superconducting circuits for detecting and manipulating spins in solids” [abstract]
  • Andreas Wolf – Max Planck Institute / University of Heidelberg
    “Fast Ion Beams Stored in Cryogenic Low-Density Environment: Collision Experiments and Low-Energy Internal Excitations” [abstract]

Plenary talks will be 40 minutes plus 5 minutes for questions, while invited talks will be 25 minutes with 5 minutes for questions.