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2012 NSLS/CFN Joint Users' Meeting

Workshop 8: Spin-Orbit Coupling in Condensed Matter: Topological Insulators and Related Materials

Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Organizer(s): Tonica Valla, CMPMSD/BNL, valla@bnl.gov,

Location: Berkner Hall, Bldg. 488, Conf. Rm. C


StartsEndsList of Speakers
9:00 AM9:10 AM Tonica Valla, Brookhaven National Laboratory
"Welcoming Statements"
9:10 AM9:45 AM Liang Fu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Topological Crystalline Insulators and Topological Superconductors"
9:45 AM10:20 AM Dimitri Basov, University of California, San Diego
"Landau Level Spectroscopy of Surface States in the Topological Insulator Bi1-xSbx via Magneto-optics"
10:20 AM10:45 AM Coffee Break, -
Workshop Participants
10:45 AM11:20 AM David Hsieh, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Time-Resolved Surface Optical Studies of Topological Tnsulator Bi2Se3
11:20 AM11:55 AM Peter Armitage, John Hopkins University
"Low Frequency Electrodynamics of Topological Insulator Surface States"
12:00 PM1:10 PM Lunch *, -
Workshop Participants
1:10 PM1:45 PM Michael Weinert, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
"First-principles Electronic Structure of Topological Insulators"
1:45 PM2:20 PM Genda Gu, Brookhaven National Laboratory
"Crystal Growth and Physical Properties of Bi-Sb-Te-Se Topological Insulator Materials and CuxBi2Se3 Topological-superconducting System"
2:20 PM2:55 PM Elio Vescovo, Brookhaven National Laboratory
"Spin- and Angle-Resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy Studies of Topological Insulators"
2:55 PM3:10 PM Coffee Break, -
Workshop Participants
3:10 PM3:45 PM Nuh Gedik, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Ultrafast Probing of Dynamical Spin-Charge Coupling in Topological Insulators"
3:45 PM4:20 PM Ali Yazdani, Princeton University
"Visualizing Helical Surface States and their Interaction with Impurities"
4:20 PM4:55 PM Phuan Ong, Princeton University
"Approaching the Dirac Point in Bulk Crystals of Bi2Te2Se by Liquid Gating"
4:55 PM5:00 PM Boris Sinkovic, University of Connecticut
Closing Statements
5:00 PM  Workshop Adjourns, -