“AJL@80: Challenges in Quantum Foundations, Condensed Matter Physics and Beyond”

A Celebration of Sir Tony Leggett’s 80th Birthday

Events are scheduled
Thursday evening, March 29 – Saturday evening, March 31, 2018
Urbana, Illinois

Confirmed Speakers:
Ping Ao, Shanghai University
Andrew Briggs, University of Oxford
John Clark, Washington University
George Crabtree, Argonne National Lab
Jim Eisenstein, Caltech
Christian Enss, Universität Heidelberg
Matthew Fisher, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physcs, UCSB
Laura Greene, National High Magnetic Field Lab, FSU, UFL, LANL
Ray Laflamme, Institute for Quantum Computing, UWaterloo
Ying Liu, Pennsylvania State University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Daniel Loss, University of Basel
Yoshi Maeno, Kyoto University
David Mermin, Cornell University
Mike Norman, Argonne National Lab
Jim Sauls, Northwestern University
Irfan Siddiqi, University of California, Berkeley
Phil Stamp, University of British Columbia
Rongjia Tao, Temple University
Nandini Trivedi, Ohio State University
Dirk van der Marel, University of Geneva
Peter Wolynes, Rice University
Clare Yu, University of California, Irvine

Program: Program as of 3-20-2018

A block of rooms has been reserved at the iHotel in Champaign with the name “Leggett”. Please book your own room at this website http://stayatthei.com/ , or call them at 1-217-819-5000.

Regular participant  ($150.00):

Local participants may choose which events they are attending and pay for individual events with a CFOP or credit card.  (Visitors please use the regular participant registration form.):

To leave birthday wishes that will be given to him at the celebration:

Travel information: CMI Willard Airport, Champaign, is the closest airport. The hotel has a free shuttle to and from the airport, and to and from campus.


Conference Organizers:
David Ceperley, Philip Phillips, Dale Van Harlingen, Smitha Vishveshwara

Conference Secretary:
Becky McDuffee: mcduffbe@illinois.edu;  217.300.0898