Institute for Mathematical Sciences                                        Programs & Activities



online registration form

Application form for financial support
    MSWord | PDF | PS



      Scientific aspects


Mathematical Horizons for Quantum Physics
(28 July - 21 September 2008)

Session 1: Quantum Control and Dynamics

Jointly organized with Centre for Quantum Technologies, NUS,
Partially supported by Lee Foundation and Faculty of Science, NUS

Venue: IMS Auditorium

Organizing Committee · Confirmed Visitors · Overview · Activities · Venue · Funding for Young Scientists


Monday, 28 Jul 2008

10:00am - 10:15am


10:15am - 10:30am

Opening remarks

10:30am - 12:00nn

Tutorial Review: Control of the molecular orientation with laser pulses

Arne Keller, Universite Paris-Sud, France

12:00nn - 02:00pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:00pm - 03:30pm

Tutorial Review: Introduction to quantum computing and device
Goong Chen, Texas A&M University, USA

03:30pm - 04:00pm

--- Coffee Break ---

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2008

09:45am - 10:00am


10:00am - 11:30am

Tutorial Review: Introduction to classical and quantum chaos
Stephan de Bievre, UFR de Mathématiques et Laboratoire CNRS Paul Painlevé, France

11:30am - 02:00pm

--- Lunch Break ---

02:00pm - 03:00pm

Invited Talk: Spectral relationships between kicked Harper and on-resonance double kicked rotor operators
Wayne Lawton, National University of Singapore
Anders Mouritzen, National University of Singapore

03:00pm - 03:30pm

--- Coffee Break ---

Monday, 4 Aug 2008

09:45am - 10:00am


10:00am - 12:00nn

Tutorial Review:

The dynamics of the interaction between atoms, molecules and electromagnetic fields
Hans-Rudolf Jauslin, Université de Bourgogne, France

Tuesday, 5 Aug 2008

09:15am - 09:30am


09:30am - 10:00am

Directed transport in BEC
Dario Poletti, National University of Singapore

10:00am - 10:30am

Our recent wave chaos experiment by using surface water wave
Yunfei Tang, National University of Singapore

10:30am - 11:00am

--- Coffee Break ---

11:00am - 11:30am

Kicked quantum systems
Jiao Wang, National University of Singapore

11:30am - 12:00nn

Transport in quantum spin systems
Yong Hong Yan, National University of Singapore

12:00nn - 12:30pm

Waves propagation in rough surface waveguide
Akguc, Gursoy Bozkurt, National University of Singapore

Monday, 11 Aug 2008

03:00pm - 04:00pm

Controllability of quantum systems
Viswanath Ramakrishna, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA

04:00pm - 04:30pm

--- Coffee Break ---

04:30pm - 05:30pm

Quantum noise and commutation relations
Chong Heng Ooi, Raymond, Korea University, Korea

Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008

03:30pm - 04:30pm

Molecules in intense laser fields-or FAST- Femto-Attosecond simulations and theory
Andre Bandrauk, University of Sherbrooke, Canada

Friday, 15 Aug 2008

02:00pm - 05:00pm

Round-table discussion


Organizing Committee · Confirmed Visitors · Overview · Activities · Venue · Funding for Young Scientists

Best viewed with IE 7 and above