2015 Hangzhou Workshop on Quantum Matter

and Asia-Pacific Workshop on Strongly Correlated System

Hangzhou, China

Overview


Asia Pacific Workshop is an annual workshop held alternatively in Japan and in another country or region since 2001. The coming workshop will be jointly held with Hangzhou Workshop on Quantum Matter. The participants and the speakers of the workshop include those from Japan, mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and some from the US and Europe.

The workshop will cover frontier topics including but not limited to the following aspects:

• Topological matter
• Unconventional superconductivity
• Spintronics
• Correlated systems

The Hangzhou Workshop on Quantum Matter has been organized annually since 2009 by the International Collaborative Center for Quantum Matter (ICCQM), a virtual research center established in 2009 as a platform for collaboration in the areas of quantum matter between Rice University and Zhejiang University. Other participating institutions of the ICCQM include the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, the London Center for Nanotechnology, the University of Science and Technology of China, and Hangzhou Normal University.