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Advanced many-body and statistical methods in mesoscopic systems II

September 1 - 5, 2014, Brasov, Romania

Organized by:

IFIN-HH Academy of Romanian Scientists Transilvania University
Horia Hulubei National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering (IFIN-HH) Academy of Romanian Scientists Transilvania University

Previous edition: June 27 -July 2, 2011, Constanta, Romania

Invited Speakers


City Center Hotel
Rainer Hotel
Pensiunea Kronstadt

Conference host:
Transilvania University

Proceedings in:
Rom. J. Phys. vol. 60, No: 5-6, 2015.

First announcement

Second announcement


List of invited talks

Dimiter Balabanski, ELI-NP IFIN-HH, Romania
Nuclear physics experiments at ELI-NP

Virgil Baran, Univ. of Bucharest, Romania
Collective Dynamics and Fragmentation in Nuclear Systems

Gunnar Bjork, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Quantum polarization characterization of microscopic and mesoscopic states

Miles Blencowe, Dartmouth College, USA
Subsystem thermalization and decoherence in an isolated quantum oscillator-spin model

Olivier Buisson / Etienne Dumur, Institut Néel, CNRS–Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
Ultrafast quantum nondemolition measurement based on inductively coupled transmons

Eyal Buks, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Cavity optomechanics

Mark Caprio, University of Notre Dame, USA
Emergence of rotational collectivity in ab initio no-core configuration interaction calculations

Felipe Caycedo-Soler, Ulm University, Germany
Cross-section enhancement of the photosynthetic reaction center by extended excitonic delocalization

Michele Cini, Universita' 'Tor Vergata', Italy
New Hints from Theory for pumping Spin Currents in Quantum Circuits

Sergiu Cojocaru, IFIN-HH, Romania
A microscopic description of surface, size and shape effects on magnetic properties of nanoparticles and nanoclusters

Jorge Dukelsky, Instituto de Estructura de la Materia, CSIC, Spain
Composite boson mean field theory for lattice boson systems

Giuseppe Falci, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Catania, Italy
Coherent population transfer in superconducting nanocircuits

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll, Instituto de Fisica Fundamental, CSIC Madrid, Spain
Light-matter interaction in superconducting circuits

Max Hofheinz,CEA Grenoble, France
Correlations of microwave photons emitted by inelastic Cooper pair tunneling

Xuedong Hu, University at Buffalo, USA
Decoherence of a non-equilibrium spin qubit

Evgeni Il'ichev, Institute of Photonic Technology IPTH, Jena, Germany
Multiqubit superconducting systems

Radu Ionicioiu, IFIN-HH, Romania
A quantum delayed-choice experiment

Piet Van Isacker GANIL, France
Seniority in quantum many-body systems

Aurelian Isar, IFIN-HH, Romania
Dynamics of quantum correlations in Gaussian bipartite open systems

Goran Johansson, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.
Simulating relativistic physics in superconducting circuits

Calvin Johnson, San Diego University, USA
Random matrices, point-group symmetries, and many-body systems

Nadav Katz, Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Control and tomography of multi-level coherence in superconducting circuits

M. Howard Lee, Univ. of Georgia, USA
Analytical approach to the logistic map: toward defining chaos from first principles and relating chaos to ergodicity

Adrian Lupascu, Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo, Canada
Decoherence in superconducting flux qubits

François Mallet, Laboratoire Pierre Aigrain - École Normale Supérieure, France
Superconducting quantum node for entanglement and storage of microwave radiation

Mauro Paternostro, Queen's University Belfast, Ireland
Thermodynamics at the quantum level: learning from quantum information theory

Chong Qi, IFIN-HH, Romania
Seniority and truncation schemes for the nuclear configuration interaction approach

Adriana Raduta, IFIN-HH, Romania
Clusterized nuclear matter in the (proto-)neutron star crust and the symmetry energy

Zhongzou Ren, Nanjing University, China
Large Systematic Law for Half-lives of Double beta-decay with Two Neutrinos

Darius Sadri, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Princeton, USA
Observation of a Dissipation-Induced Classical to Quantum Transition

Michelangelo Sambataro Catania University, Italy
Proton-neutron pairing in N=Z nuclei in a formalism of quartets

Luis Sanchez-Soto, Universidad Complutense, Spain.
Towards a full quantum theory of polarization of light

Nicolae Sandulescu, IFIN-HH, Romania
Pairing and quartet condensation in proton-neutron systems

Peter Schuck, IPN Orsay, France
Quartet condensation in attractive four component Fermi systems. General theory and applications to nuclear systems.

Tudor Stanescu, West Virginia University
Robustness of Topological Superconductivity in Proximity-Coupled Topological Insulator Nanoribbons

Jouni Suhonen, Univ. of Jyväskylä, Finland
Nuclear-structure and neutrino-nucleus reactions

Nuclear Spin Dynamics in Low Dimensional Systems

Andreas Wallraff / Berger Simon, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
What noise does to the Berry phase, in terms of circuit QED

Volker Werner, GSI Darmstadt, Germany
Impact of mesoscopy on nuclear structure phenomena

Furong Xu, Beijing University, China
Molecular structures in light nuclei

Nicolae Victor Zamfir, IFIN-HH, Romania
Extreme Light Infrastructure - Nuclear Physics (ELI-NP). Status and Perspectives


Alexandru Aldea, National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
Spin-imbalanced gaps and unconventional QSHE in the mesoscopic graphene plaquette

Eugen Anitas, JINR, Russia
Structural properties of elastomeric membranes based on silicone rubber using small-angle neutron scattering
Structural properties of fat fractals

Virgil V. Baran Jr., IFIN-HH, Romania
Pairing coherence length in nuclei

Tiberius Ovidius Cheche, University of Bucharest, Romania
Localized basis set for the approach: application to heteroepitaxial core-shell quantum dots

Alexander Cherny, JINR, Russia
The structure of deterministic mass and surface fractals from small-angle scattering data

Andreea Croitoru, University of Bucharest, Romania
Pygmy Dipole Resonance in a Schematic Model

Radu Dragomir, National Institute of Material Physics, Romania
Optical manipulation of sp biexcitons in disk-shaped quantum dots

Alexandru Dumitrescu, IFIN-HH, Romania
Systematics of the alpha-decay fine structure in even-even nuclei

Iulia Ghiu, University of Bucharest, Romania
Evolution of quantum discord of Gaussian states under the action of a single-mode thermal reservoir

Nicolae Mandache, National Institute for Laser, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Romania
On the formation of nanoparticles by pulsed electron beam ablation

Tatiana Mihaescu, IFIN-HH, Romania
Destruction of entanglement of two-mode Gaussian open systems

Valeriu Moldoveanu, National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
Time-dependent transport in single-molecule magnets

George Alexandru Nemnes, IFIN-HH, Romania
Monte Carlo approach to fractional exclusion statistics and applications
Thermopower of nanostructured quantum wires in the non-linear temperature regime
Ab initio investigation of electronic states and charge response in coreshell nanostructures with polygonal crossection

Tudor Eugen Pahomi, University of Bucharest, Romania
Strain Influence on Optical Absorption in Giant Semiconductor Colloidal Quantum Dots

Sorin Paraoanu, Aalto University, Finland
Periodic modulation of the transition frequency in a superconducting qubit

Dan Pirjol, IFIN-HH, Romania
Phase transition in a stochastic process with multiplicative correlated noise

Titus Sandu, National Institute for Research and Development in Microtechnologies, Romania
On the collapses and revivals in the Rabi Hamiltonian

Serban Suciu, IFIN-HH, Romania
Gaussian geometric discord of two-mode systems in a thermal environment

Bilal Tanatar, Bilkent University, Turkey
Interaction and Disorder Effects Across BCS-BEC Crossover in Three- and Two-Dimensional Fermi Gases

Yang Zhao, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
A variational surface hopping algorithm for the sub-Ohmic spin-boson


Doru-Sabin Delion,
IFIN-HH, Romania


Dragos-Victor Anghel,
IFIN-HH, Romania
Iulia Ghiu,
University of Bucharest, Romania
Sorin Paraoanu,
Aalto University, Finland

International Advisory Committee

Alexandru Aldea,
National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
Boris Altshuler,
Columbia University, USA
Miles Blencowe,
Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA
Sergiu Cojocaru,
IFIN-HH, Romania
Jorge Dukelsky,
Instituto de Estructura de la Materia, CSIC, Spain
Yuri Galperin,
Univ. of Oslo, Norway
Aurelian Isar,
IFIN-HH, Romania
M. Howard Lee,
Univ. of Georgia, USA
Peter Schuck,
Institut de Physique Nucleaire Orsay, France
Ionel Tifrea,
California State University, Fullerton, USA
Nicolae Victor Zamfir,
IFIN-HH, Romania


Doru-Sabin Delion:
delion [at]
Mobile: +40788661918

Dragos-Victor Anghel:
dragos [at]
Mobile: +40746262943

Iulia Ghiu:
iulia.ghiu [at]
Mobile: +40755293358

Sorin Paraoanu:
paraoanu [at]
Mobile: +358503442650