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18 SEPT: Condensed matter theory workshop at ALBA: overview of ICN2 and ICMAB activities

A workshop in condensed matter theory will take place at ALBA Synchrotron (Maxwell Auditorium) on September 18, 2017, from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm, with the groups from ICMAB and ICN2. 

From ICMAB, Prof. Enric Canadell, Dr. Alberto García, and Dr. Riccardo Rurali, from the Theory and Simulation Group will participate.


9:00     Welcome. Salvador Ferrer, ALBA 

9:05-9:35 Overview of ICN2 activities. Pablo Ordejon, ICN2

9:40-10:10  Overview of ICMAB theory group. Enric Canadell, ICMAB

10:15-10:35 Development of first-principles simulation methods, and applications. Alberto García, ICMAB

10:40-11:00  Thermal transport from first principles simulations. Sergio Illera, ICN2

11:00-11:20  Coffee break

11:20-11:40  Nanoscale thermal transport: fundamental understanding of heat propagation in nanostructures and phononics applications. Riccardo Rurali, ICMAB

11:45-12:00  Manganite surfaces and 2D materials. Miguel Pruneda, ICN2

12:10-12:30 The role of relativistic effects on magnetic materials. Ramón Cuadrado, ICN2

12:35-12:55 Magnetic properties of supported molecules. Roberto Robles, ICN2

1:00-1:30 Round table and discussion. Special topic: femtosecond dynamics in condensed matter systems

1:30  End of workshop 

All those wishing to attend the workshop, please send an email to evinals@cells.es, submitting the name, last name(s), ID or passport number and institution (ICMAB or ICN2). 

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