Seminar Report

2021-03-05

Seminar Report

Quantum Matter Seminar by Prof. Jan Budich on March 3, 2021

We are happy to invite Prof. Han Budich from the Dresden University of Technology to give a talk on March 3rd. The topic is Exceptional Topology of Non-Hermitian Systems: from Theoretical Foundations ...more

2021-02-26

Seminar Report

ABBL-iTHEMS Joint Seminar by Prof. Gordon Baym on February 22, 2021

On Feb. 22, our iTHEMS colleague, Gordon Baym, gave an online talk from Urbana-Champaign on the detection of the primordial neutrinos created in the early Universe. We are in the sea of those neutrino...more

2021-02-25

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Mr. Junichiro Iwasawa on February 18, 2021

On 18th February, we invited Junichiro Iwasawa from the University of Tokyo, who gave a talk about the unique study to identify the evolutionary constraints of drug-resistance in Escherichia coli usin...more

2021-02-25

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Hiroshi Yokota on February 25, 2021

In iTHEMS biology seminar on Feb. 25th, Dr. Hiroshi Yokota (iTHEMS) talked about the mechanism of the non-linear response of DNA under stretching force. In the introduction part, he mentioned the expe...more

2021-02-19

Seminar Report

Information Theory SG by Dr. Ryusuke Hamazaki on February 17, 2021

On 17th February, we had Ryusuke Hamazaki (from RIKEN Hakubi and iTHEMS) talking about the recent studies on the large deviation principle in our journal club of the Information Theory Study Group. H...more

2021-02-17

Seminar Report

DMWG seinar by Dr. Sakai: Astrometory for DM search

The precise understanding of the local DM density, as well as its velocity distribution, is critical for dark matter (DM) search, especially for direct detection experiments. We need information about...more

2021-02-17

Seminar Report

iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar by Mr. Masaaki Tokieda on February 16, 2021

On February 16, the iTHEMS-phys seminar entitled "Quantum mechanical description of energy dissipation and application to heavy-ion fusion reactions" given by Mr. Masaaki Tokieda (Tohoku U.) was held....more

2021-02-15

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Keitaro Kume on February 12, 2021

In iTHEMS biology seminar on February 12, Keitaro Kume (Univ. of Tsukuba) gave us a talk about applying machine learning to the analysis of non-model organisms that are difficult to experiment with. F...more

2021-02-05

Seminar Report

iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar by Dr. Di-Lun Yang on February 4, 2021

On February 4, the iTHEMS-phys seminar entitled "Quantum kinetic theory for chiral and spin transport in relativistic heavy ion collisions and core-collapse supernovae" given by Dr. Di-Lun Yang (Keio ...more

2021-02-05

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Mr. Yoshifumi Asakura on February 4, 2021

In iTHEMS Biology Seminar on Feb. 4th, Yoshifumi Asakura (Kyoto University) talked about modeling of the mechano-chemical dynamics of an epithelial sheet. He first reviewed experimental observation of...more

2021-01-29

Seminar Report

iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar by Prof. Nobutoshi Yasutake on January 28, 2021

On January 28, the iTHEMS-phys seminar entitled "Many body problems from quarks to stellar evolutions" given by Prof. Nobutoshi Yasutake (Chiba Institute of Technology/JAEA) was held. He has been work...more

2021-01-28

Seminar Report

Information Theory SG by Dr. Hiroshi Yokota on January 27, 2021

Today's journal club of the Information Theory Study Group had Hiroshi Yokota (iTHEMS) talk about the replica-permutation method to obtain stable structures. He started off the talk with some introduc...more

2021-01-25

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Takashi Okada on January 21, 2021

On January 21st, Takashi Okada (RIKEN iTHEMS) gave a talk on Boolean networks at the iTHEMS Biology Seminar. He first introduced the basics of Boolean networks and their applications in Biology, and t...more

2021-01-21

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Koichiro Uriu on January 7, 2021

On January 7th, Dr. Koichiro Uriu gave a talk on one of the most important pattern formation in our body. Koichiro was an active member of iTHES, and is currently an assistant professor at Kanazawa Un...more

2021-01-20

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Information Theory SG by Dr. Ryosuke Iritani on January 20, 2021

On January 20th, Dr. Ryosuke Iritani gave us a talk about his motivation to work with information theory. He first formulated the dynamics of species-site data in ecology as a Markov model. By reducin...more

2021-01-19

Seminar Report

First Quantum Matter Seminar by Dr. Xueda Wen on January 18, 2021

We are happy to invite Dr. Xueda Wen from Harvard University to give a talk on January 18th. This talk is the first seminar of the quantum matter study group. The topic is time-dependent driven quantu...more

2021-01-14

Seminar Report

Information Theory SG by Dr. Kyosuke Adachi on January 13, 2021

On January 13, Dr. Kyosuke Adachi gave a talk entitled “Accelerated equilibration in classical stochastic systems” at the journal club of information theory study group. First, he reviewed the con...more

2021-01-14

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Jeffrey Fawcett on January 14, 2021

In iTHEMS biology seminar on January 14, Jeffery Fawcett (RIKEN iTHEMS) gave us a talk on what genes are and how we can identify them. He started from the basics such as chromosomes, genes, and how pr...more

2020-12-24

Seminar Report

Information Theory SG by Dr. Yukimi Goto on December 23, 2020

This week, Dr. Yukimi Goto gave us an introduction to the Lieb-Robinson bound. After reviewing several important preliminaries, such as Liouvillians for open quantum systems, she discussed the Lieb-Ro...more

2020-12-23

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Shingo Iwami on December 22, 2020

In his seminar Dr. Iwami (Kyushu University) presented his mathematical model for coronavirus (新型コロナウイルス) in patients. The aim of the project was to determine why some papers disagreed on the efficacy...more