Workshop

TYC Moiré-Twistronics workshop

9 - 13 August 2021
Time: 13:30 - 16:30 (BST)
Venue: Zoom
Contact: Johannes Lischner

The online Moiré-Twistronics workshop is dedicated to recent developments in theory and experiments on twisted bilayer materials. The workshop will be run jointly by the UK’s National Graphene Institute (Manchester), the Thomas Young Centre for Theory and Simulation of Materials (London), and the Sir Henry Royce Institute.

Workshop attendance is free of charge.

Programme

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Allan MacDonald (UT Austin): Known knowns and known unknowns in magic angle twisted bilayer graphene

Folkert de Vries (ETH Zurich): Superconducting Devices in Magic-Angle Twisted Bilayer Graphene

Kevin Nuckolls (Princeton University): Spectroscopic Signatures of Unconventional Superconductivity in Magic-Angle Twisted Bilayer Graphene

Zachary Goodwin (Imperial College London): Importance of long-ranged Coulomb interactions for the magnetic phase diagram of twisted bilayer graphene 

Youngjoon Choi (Caltech): Interaction-driven Band Flattening and Correlated Phases in Twisted Bilayer Graphene

Marc Bockrath (Ohio State University): Strange-metal behavior of the Hall angle in twisted bilayer graphene

Tuesday (Aug 10)

Wang Yao (The University of Hong Kong): Layer pseudospin texture and Berry phase effects in Moiré superlattices of twisted homobilayers

Brian Gerardot (Herriot-Watt University): Quantum Light and Strongly Correlated Electronic States in a Moiré Heterostructure

Benjamin Remez (Cambridge University): Dark and Leaky Exciton Condensates in Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Twisted Bilayers

Indrajit Maity (Imperial College London): Chiral phonons in twisted TMDs

Vladimir Enaldiev (The University of Manchester): Piezoelectric and weak ferroelectric networks and band-energy landscapes in twistronic TMD bilayers

Jie Shan (Cornell University): Quantum anomalous Hall effect in semiconductor moiré structures

Wednesday (Aug 11)

Philipp Kim (Harvard University): Ferroelectric polar domain dynamics in twisted bilayer transition metal dichalcogenides

Roman Gorbachev (The University of Manchester): Controlling optoelectronic properties of 2D semiconductors: band engineering and moiré superlattices

Efthimios Kaxiras (Harvard University): Twistronics: Atomic relaxation in moiré layered structures and its effect on electron localization

Thursday (Aug 12)

Leni Bascones (Madrid): Correlated states in ABC trilayer graphene on hBN

Abhay Pasupathy (Columbia University): Twistons in the magic sea

QuanSheng Wu (EPFL): Chiral Decomposition of Twisted Graphene Multilayers with Arbitrary Stacking

Lennart Klebl (RWTH Aachen): Atomistic View on Correlations in Moire Heterostructures

Giulia Zheng (ETH Zurich): Farby-Pérot Cavities Using Different Dispersions in Twisted Double Bilayer Graphene

Senthil Todadri (MIT): Re-entrant superconductivity in twisted trilayer graphene

Friday (Aug 13)

Alexander Tartakovskii (University of Sheffield): Resonant electronic and excitonic hybridisation in heterobilayers of transition metal dichalcogenide alloys

Mariya Romanova (UC Santa Barbara): Stochastic many-body calculations of moiré states in twisted bilayer graphene at high pressures

Nicholas Hine (University of Warwick): Linear-Scaling DFT and Spectral Function Unfolding applied to 2D Heterostructures

Danny Bennett (University of Cambridge): Electrically tunable stacking domains in Moiré superlattices

Louk Rademaker (Universite de Geneve): Spin-valley symmetry breaking and Chern insulators in twisted graphene structures

Jose Lado (Aalto University): Designing correlated quantum matter with magnetic twisted van der Waals heterostructures

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