Detailed program

IPS Conference 2018 - Detailed Program

Plenary sessions

Plenary session I

Chair: Prof. Nadav Katz
Place: Wise Auditorium
Time: 09:00 -10:20

Prof. John Martinis
UCSB and GoogleX
Quantum supremacy: checking a quantum computer with a classical supercomputer

Plenary session II

Prof. Amnon Shashua
Sachs Professor of Computer Science, the Hebrew University
Cofounder and CEO of Mobileye, cofounder of OrCam
Senior VP, Intel Corp.
Deep Networks in Machine Learning, Tensor Networks and Quantum Entanglement – some interesting new connections

Review sessions

R1: Review 1 - Soft matter and Biophysics

Prof. Kinneret Keren
Wise Auditorium
11:00 - 12:30
Cristina Marchetti
UC Santa Barbara
TBA - Cristina Marchetti (UC Santa Barbara)
Misha Kozlov
Tel-Aviv University
TBA - Misha Kozlov (TAU)

R2: Review 2 - Condensed matter

Dr. Erez Berg
Feldman A
11:00 - 12:30
Beena Kalisky
Department of Physics, Bar Ilan University
TBA - Beena Kalisky (BIU)
Roderich Moessner
Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden
Thermodynamics and order beyond equilibrium - from eigenstate thermalisation to time crystals

R3: Review 3 - Astrophysics

Prof. Nir Shaviv
Feldman B
11:00 - 12:30
Jonathan I. Katz
Washington University in St. Louis.
Fast Radio Bursts
Benny Trakhtenbrot
Tel Aviv University
New Types of Flares from Accreting Supermassive Black Holes

Parallel sessions


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