5/11(Tue.)- 5/13(Thu.)International Conference on Quantum Liquid Crystals 2021 (QLC2021) (online)

International Conference on Quantum Liquid Crystals 2021 (QLC2021) 


“Oral Program” has been posted.
Poster Registration has been closed.
Deadline for poster registration and abstract submission has been extended to April 7.
For poster presenters, “QLC2021 Poster Presentation Guideline” has been posted.

Date:May 11-13, 2021 (online)

We are pleased to announce that “International Conference on Quantum Liquid Crystals 2021 (QLC2021)” will be held online on May 11 – 13, 2021.
This international online conference brings together world-leading scientists from a broad range of disciplines working on quantum liquid crystalline states of electronic systems including unconventional superconductors and magnetic materials. We will have an opportunity to appreciate how these areas are interlinked thereby stimulating further understanding and new collaborations. This conference is organized within the framework of KAKENHI project on innovative areas “Quantum Liquid Crystals” supported by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

Invited speakers (confirmed):
Daniel Agterberg  (Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA)
Jiun-Haw Chu  (Washington Univ., USA)
Andrey .V. Chubukov  (Univ. of Minnesota, USA)
Simon Clarke  (Univ. of Oxford, UK)
Tomas Peter Devereaux  (Stanford Univ., USA)
Satoshi Fujimoto  (Osaka Univ., Japan)
Peter J. Hirschfeld  (Univ. of Florida, USA)
Chisa Hotta  (Univ. of Tokyo, Japan)
Harold Y. Hwang  (Stanford Univ., USA)
Keji Lai  (Univ. of Texas at Austin, USA)
SungBin Lee  (KAIST, Korea)
Tyrel M. McQueen  (Johns Hopkins Univ., USA)
Christos Panagopoulos  (Nanyang Tech. Univ., Singapore)
Je Geun Park  (Seoul Nat. Univ., Korea)
Abhay Narayan Pasupathy  (Columbia Univ., USA)
Urs Staub  (PSI, Switzerland)
Roser Valenti  (Goethe Univ. Frankfurt, Germany)
Yayu Wang  (Tsinghua Univ., China)
Liuyan Zhao  (Univ. of Michigan, USA)
Andrey Zheludev  (ETH, Switzerland)
Xingjiang Zhou  (IOP, China)

(Co-Chairs)  Takasada Shibauchi (University of Tokyo)
        Tsuyoshi Kimura (University of Tokyo)
Program committee:

(Chair)   Takami Tohyama (Tokyo University of Science)
      Ryotaro Arita (RIKEN & University of Tokyo)
      Tetsuo Hanaguri (RIKEN)
      Tsuyoshi Kimura (University of Tokyo)
      Kensuke Kobayashi (University of Tokyo & Osaka University)
      Hiroshi Kontani (Nagoya University)
      Kenya Ohgushi (Tohoku University)
      Nic Shannon (Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University)
      Takasada Shibauchi (University of Tokyo)

This conference consists of oral and poster sessions.
The oral sessions consist of presentations by invited speakers and QLC members nominated by program committee.
The poster sessions offer all conferees an opportunity to discuss their research.
Details of the program will be announced later.
QLC2021 Oral Program (pdf. file)

Registration: (free of charge)
All sessions will be held online. Zoom address will be sent to registered people.
All sessions attendees are required to register.
Please register by the deadline using this google registration form.


Registration style Deadline for registration and submit abstract data
With poster presentation March 31, 2021 → April 7, 2021  JST. → closed
No presentation April 30, 2021

For oral / poster presenters
Access the google registration form of this conference, submit your information.
In addition, fill the abstract of your presentation in this abstract template (Word file),
make a PDF file, and send it to qlc_meeting[at]qlc.jp  (replace [at]  with @)
by the deadline, March 31, 2021 JST. → April 7, 2021 JST. (deadline has been extended) → closed

Lecture Time
Invited : 25 minutes for presentation + 5 minutes for questions
QLC member (nominated by program committee) : 20 minutes for presentation + 5 minutes for questions
Poster : using “Remo”
* For poster presenters : Please read this “QLC2021 Poster Presentation Guideline” (pdf. file) before making your presentation file for Remo.

qlc_meeting[at]qlc.jp  (replace [at]  with @)