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KITP Weekly Program of Scientific Activities

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Monday, Aug 21

11:00am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Thierry Mora (ENS Paris)
Evolution and ecology of well-adapted immune systems
2:00pm Intertwined Order and Fluctuations in Quantum Materials Auditorium
All
All participants-Organizational Meeting
3:45pm Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Small Seminar Room
Aleksandra Walczak (ENS Paris)
Analyzing Immune repertories part 2

Tuesday, Aug 22

9:30am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
David Nelson (Harvard)
Structured environments, spatial gene drives and pushed genetic waves
11:00am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Aneil Agrawal (Univ. of Toronto)
The physical environment mediates how sexual interactions affect purging, adaptation, and sexual phenotypes
1:00pm Intertwined Order and Fluctuations in Quantum Materials Auditorium
Jiang-Ping Hu (IOP-CAS)
How to find the next unconventional high temperature superconductors
1:30pm Intertwined Order and Fluctuations in Quantum Materials Auditorium
Chao-Ming Jian (KITP)
A Strongly correlated metal built from Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev models
3:30pm Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Small Seminar Room
Christian Schlötterer (VU Wien)
Tony Long (UCI)
Informal discussion on experimental design

Wednesday, Aug 23

9:30am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Daniel Fisher (Stanford)
Eco-Evo Dynamics in High Dimensions
11:00am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Tony Long (UCI)
What is the molecular basis of adaptation in sexual outbreds?
2:00pm Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Small Seminar Room
All
This slot is open for topics that come up during the week

Thursday, Aug 24

9:30am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Christian Schlotterer (VU Wien)
What can be learned about adaptation from E&R experiments in Drosophila?
11:00am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Maud Tenaillon (Univ. of Paris-Sud)
Exploring the genetic determinants of maize phenotypic evolution
1:00pm Intertwined Order and Fluctuations in Quantum Materials Auditorium
Stephen Wilson (UCSB)
Unconventional metals in carrier doped J=1/2 Mott insulators
2:00pm Intertwined Order and Fluctuations in Quantum Materials Auditorium
Luca Delacretaz (Stanford)
Slow operators -- the collective excitations that control low frequencytransport
3:30pm Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Small Seminar Room
All
This slot is open for topics that come up during the week

Friday, Aug 25

9:30am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Cassandra Extavour (Harvard)
TBA
11:00am Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature and the Lab Auditorium
Ned Wingreen (Princeton)
Building a biofilm the Vibrio cholerae way
1:00pm Intertwined Order and Fluctuations in Quantum Materials Auditorium
Simon Trebst (Univ. of Cologne)
All participants Discussion on Insights from Sign-free QMC, led by Simon Trebst

Seminar Rooms, Auditorium, Commons Room, and Founders' Room are located on the 1st floor of Kohn Hall. Coffee and cookies are served daily in Kohn Hall Commons Room at 3:15 p.m. except on those Tuesdays when there is a Physics Department Colloquium.
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