Programme

Monday 9 November   

11:30     

Registration

12:30

Lunch

13:35

Welcome

13:40

(invited) Thermodynamics and information at the nanoscale
Janet Anders, University of Exeter, UK

14:30

Minimal ancilla-mediated quantum gates
Vivien Kendon, Durham University, UK

14:55

Measurement of the entropy production rate at the steady-state of the open Dicke model
Lorenzo Fusco - Queen's University Belfast, UK

15:20

Coffee and posters

16:00

(invited) Hybrid atom-membrane optomechanics
Philipp Treutlein, University of Basel, Switzerland

16:50

Observation of localised multi-spatial-mode quadrature squeezing
Plamen Petrov, University of Birmingham, UK

17:15

Magnetic ordering via light-induced interactions
Thorsten Ackemann, University of Strathclyde, UK

17:40

Coffee  

18:00

Quantum optical lattices for bridging physics of short-range and global collective interactions
Igor Mekhov, University of Oxford, UK

18:25

Preparation of Quantum Harmonic Oscillator States
Nathan Welch, University of Nottingham, UK

18:50

Posters and reception

19:30

Dinner

20:30

Roadmap for Quantum Systems Far from Equilibrium

   

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline extended:
    14 October 2015
  • Early registration deadline:
    19 October 2015
  • Registration deadline:
    28 October 2015
  • Poster submission deadline:
    28 October 2015