Seminar held at MPI-PKS (Nöthnitzer Str. 38).

A talk (20+10min) given by an IMPRS student and an invited talk (45+15min) given by an external speaker.


Nikolaos Stefanidis (MPI-PKS)

Excitonic Laughlin states in ideal topological insulator bands and MATBG

Prof. Dr. Bogdan Bernevig (Priceton University)

Interactions and Topology in Materials with Flat Bands: Superconductivity, Magnetism, and Fractional Chern Insulators


Yingying Zhang (TU Dresden)

Improving Understanding of COFs Structure for Precise Theoretical Characterization

Prof. Dr. Enrique Cánovas Díaz (IMDEA Nanoscience institute, Madrid)

Non-contact electrical characterization of 2D MOFs and COFs by time resolved THz spectroscop


Tsai-Jung Liu (TU Dresden)

Gulf-edged zigzag graphene nanoribbons (ZGNR-Gs): Structure-imposed electronic topology

Prof. Dr. Andreas Hirsch (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg)

Chemical Pattering of Graphene and Inorganic 2D-Materials


Gautam Jha (TU Dresden)

Spin orbit Coupling in Semi-Empirical Methods

Dr. Ben Hourahine (University of Strathclyde, UK)

Relativistic effects in electronic structure


Sreejith Chulliparambil (TU Dresden)

Topological phases in exactly solvable Gamma matrix models

Prof. Dr. Karlo Penc (Wigner Institute Centre for Physics, Budapest)

Ordered, crystalline, and spin liquid ground states in SU(N) Heisenberg models


Yulong Qiao (TU Dresden)

Applications of SU(M) coherent states in bosonic systems

Prof. Dr. Sandro Wimberger (Parma University, Italy)

The Wannier-Stark problem revisited with BECs


Jiri Suchan (UCT Prague)

Multiphoton processes in molecules with time-dependent configuration interaction

Prof. Dr. Jiří Vaníček (EPFL, Switzerland)

Ab initio semiclassical evaluation of electronic coherences and spectra


Alberto Corticelli (MPI-PKS)

Symmetry and magnon band topology

Prof. Dr. Jairo Sinova (Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz)

The emergent research landscape of altermagnetism: d-wave unconventional magnetism and its new connections


Jonas Stöber (TU Dresden)

Classical and quantum transport in 4D symplectic maps

Prof. Dr. Peter Schlagheck (Université de Liège, Belgium)

Quantum Simulation of Chaos


Aidan Wastiaux (MPI-PKS)

Topological and Transport Properties of Spin–Orbit Coupled Josephson Junctions

Prof. Dr. Jelena Klinovaja (University of Basel)

Majorana vs. Andreev bound states


Peng Rao (MPI-PKS)

Spin-anyon duality and Z2 topologically ordered states

Ass. Prof. Sergej Morosz (University of Karlstad)

Ising gauge theory coupled to quantum matter: exotic phase transition and SPT order

For seminars from previous academic years, see our former seminars page.