RETUNE 2012 Invited Talks


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    Alberto Amo (Laboratoire de Photonique et Nanostructures - CNRS, France)
    Superfluidity and hydrodynamic excitations in out of equilibrium polariton condensates

    Brian Anderson (University of Arizona, Tucson, USA)
    Two-dimensional quantum turbulence in Bose-Einstein condensates [Slides]

    Vanderlei Bagnato (Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos - University of Sao Paulo, Brazil)
    General characteristics and observation of a power law behavior on the kinetic energy spectrum of a turbulent BEC

    Carlo Barenghi (University of Newcastle, UK)
    Quantum Vortices and Their Reconnections [Slides]

    Jürgen Berges (Universität Heidelberg, Germany)
    Turbulence and Bose Condensation: From the Early Universe to Cold Atoms [Slides]

    Jean-Paul Blaizot (CEA, Saclay, France)
    Thermalization of the quark-gluon plasma [Slides]

    Elena Bratkovskaya (ITP&FIAS, Uni. Frankfurt, Germany)
    Off-shell dynamical approach for relativistic Heavy-Ion Collisions [Slides]

    Matthew Davis (University of Queensland, Australia)
    Nonequilibrium Bose gases with c-fields [Slides]

    Sergej Demokritov (Universität Münster, Germany)
    Ground state and excitations (vortices and sound waves) in a Bose-Einstein condensate of magnons [Slides]

    Vladimir Eltsov (Aalto University, Finland)
    Bose-Einstein condensation of magnons in superfluid 3He-B and its applications to vortex studies [Slides]

    Gregory Falkovich (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)
    Phase transitions in turbulence [Slides]

    Kenji Fukushima (Keio University, Japan)
    Instability in an expanding non-Abelian system [Slides]

    Andrei Golov (University of Manchester, UK)
    Turbulence in Superfluid 4He in the T=0 Limit [Slides]

    Ulrich Heinz (The Ohio State University, USA)
    "Perfect fluidity" in relativistic heavy-ion collisions [Slides]

    Kerson Huang (MIT, USA & NTU, Singapore)
    A Superfluid Universe [Slides]

    Jonathan Keeling (University of St Andrews, United Kingdom)
    Condensation, superfluidity and lasing of coupled light-matter systems [Slides]

    Sergey Nazarenko (University of Warwick, UK)
    Wave Turbulence in BEC

    Boris Nowak (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
    Nonthermal fixed points and superfluid turbulence [Slides]

    Anton Rebhan (Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
    Nonabelian plasma instabilities

    Jörg Schmiedmayer (Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology, Austria)
    Relaxation in an Isolated Quantum System

    Gora Shlyapnikov (Universite Paris-Sud XI, Orsay, France)
    Novel physics with polar molecules

    Johanna Stachel (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
    The ALICE experiment at LHC (prelim.) [Slides]

    Hiromitsu Takeuchi (University of Hiroshima, Japan)
    Tachyon Condensation in Bose-Einstein Condensates [Slides]

    Igor Tkachev (INR, Moscow, Russia)
    Turbulence in the Early Universe [Slides]

    Makoto Tsubota (Osaka City University, Japan)
    Quantum hydrodynamics and turbulence in Bose-Einstein condensates [Slides]

    Joe Vinen (University of Birmingham, UK)
    An Introduction to Superfluidity and Quantum Turbulence [Slides]

    Christof Wetterich (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
    Prethermalization [Slides]

    Michiel Wouters (University of Antwerpen, Belgium)
    c-field descriptions of nonequilibrium polariton condensates [Slides]

International Scientific Advisory Committee

Organizing Committee

  • Natalia G. Berloff (Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge )
  • Thomas Gasenzer (Institut für Theoretische Physik, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg)
  • Jan M. Pawlowski (Institut für Theoretische Physik, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg)