Correlated Electron Research Group (CERG),   Advanced Science Institute,   The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)
 

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July 24, 2012
July 12, 2012
Prof. Yoshinori Tokura has been awarded the
“2012 IUPAP Magnetism Award and Néel Medal”.


The ceremony for the award was held on July 9, 2012 in “The 19th International Conference on Magnetism (ICM 2012)”, Busan, Korea (July 8 - 13, 2012).

The 19th International Conference on Magnetism (ICM 2012)
Program pdf ( “Ceremony & Event program” is listed on page 18. )
http://www.icm2012.org/data/ICM2012%20Program%20Book.pdf


May 09, 2012
Announcement of Seminar:
Quantum Science on Strong Correlation Theory Forum

Michael Hermele
“Symmetry and classification of Z2 topological spin liquids”


Date & Time: 14:00-15:30, Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
Place: 4F meeting room ( #435, 437), Main Research Building, RIKEN Wako Campus
Speaker: Michael Hermele (Assistant Professor of Physics, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA)
Title: “Symmetry and classification of Z2 topological spin liquids”

Detail & abstract: Michael_Hermele_RIKEN20120530.pdf


Apr. 26, 2012 
“RIKEN Open Day 2012” has been concluded successfully. Thank you for your participation.

Apr. 20, 2012 
“RIKEN Open Day 2012” will be held on April 21.

“What are the Strongly Correlated Materials?”
Correlated Electron Research Group (CERG) will join “RIKEN Open Day 2012”.

Date & Time: 9:30-16:30 (entrance closes at 16:00.),
Saturday, April 21, 2012.
Place: 2nd floor 210, Frontier Material Research Facilities, RIKEN Wako Institute.
Access: http://www.riken.jp/engn/r-world/riken/campus/wako/index.html
Admission free.
Please use public transportation.

“RIKEN Open Day 2012” :
http://www.riken.jp/engn/r-world/event/2012/open/wako/pamphlet.pdf


Apr. 06, 2012 

Mar. 06, 2012 

Feb. 06, 2012 
Announcement of Seminar:
Quantum Science on Strong Correlation Theory Forum


Speaker: Jan Zaanen (Leiden University, the Netherlands)
Title: “Observing holographic superconductivity in the laboratory”

Date & time: 10:00-, Feb. 9 (Thursday), 2012
Place: 3F meeting room (#309), Frontier Research Laboratory
120207_abstract.pdf : Click to download pdf.

Feb. 06, 2012 
Optics gets magnetic powers

The related article has been published on “Highlight of the Month” of RIKEN RESEARCH on February 3, 2012.
RIKEN RESEARCH / Highlight of the Month: Optics gets magnetic powers
http://www.rikenresearch.riken.jp/eng/hom/6918

Publication:
Youtarou Takahashi, Ryo Shimano, Yoshio Kaneko, Hiroshi Murakawa and Yoshinori Tokura
“Magnetoelectric resonance with electromagnons in a perovskite helimagnet”
Nature Physics
*(Published online: 04 December 2011, doi:10.1038/NPHYS2161)

Jan. 24, 2012 
FIRST-QS2C Theory Forum
RIKEN-APW-APCTP Joint Workshop
“Recent trends in condensed matter physics”

FIRST QS2C Theory Forum RIKEN-APW-APCTP Joint Workshop
The Workshop has been concluded. Thank you for your participation.

Date: January 14-16, 2012
Place: Okochi Hall in RIKEN Wako Campus, Japan
Admission free.

Workshop details : Official website is linked to the URL below.
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2012_1_WS/index.html

Jan. 06, 2012 
FIRST-QS2C Workshop on
“Emergent Phenomena of Correlated Materials”

2011WS Emergent Phenomena of Correlated Materials
The workshop has been concluded. Thank you for your participation.

Date: Dec. 12-15, 2011
Place: ANA INTERCONTINENTAL Manza Beach Resort in Okinawa

Conference details : Official website is linked to the URL below.
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/2011WS/index.html

Jan. 06, 2012 
FIRST-QS2C Theory Forum
RIKEN-APW-APCTP Joint Workshop
"Recent trends in condensed matter physics"

FIRST QS2C Theory Forum RIKEN-APW-APCTP Joint Workshop

Date:January 14-16, 2012
Place:Okochi Hall in RIKEN Wako Campus, Japan
Admission free, participation free.

Workshop details : Official website is linked to the URL below.
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2012_1_WS/index.html

Nov. 21, 2011 
FIRST-QS2C Theory Forum
RIKEN-APW-APCTP Joint Workshop
"Recent trends in condensed matter physics"

FIRST QS2C Theory Forum RIKEN-APW-APCTP Joint Workshop
Official website opened.
* Updated on Dec. 5 : Poster registration has been closed.
Date: January 14-16, 2012
Place:Okochi Hall in RIKEN Wako Campus, Japan
Poster registration ( * Abstract will be reviewed.): Closed. (deadline: Nov. 30, 2011)

Conference details and poster registration : Official website is linked to the URL below.
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2012_1_WS/index.html

Sept. 01, 2012 

Aug. 08, 2011 
FIRST-QS2C Workshop on
"Emergent Phenomena of Correlated Materials"

2011WS Emergent Phenomena of Correlated Materials
Official website has been opened. Registration now is available.
Date: Dec. 12-15, 2011
Place:ANA INTERCONTINENTAL Manza Beach Resort in Okinawa
Registration deadline: Nov. 4, 2011

Conference details and registration : Official website is linked to the URL below.
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/2011WS/index.html

July 07, 2011 

June 22, 2011 

May 31, 2011 
Prof. Yoshinori Tokura has received
the "52th Fujihara Award".


Theme:
"Innovation of Gigantic Magneto-electronic Responses in Condensed Matters"
The ceremony for the Award will be held in June 17, 2011 at Gakushikaikan in Kanda, Tokyo.
The Fujihara Foundation of Science: http://www.fujizai.or.jp/e_gaiyo.htm
The article published in Yomiuri Shinbun (May 29).

May 6, 2011 

Apr. 20, 2011 
(4/25 append) It has been concluded. Thank you for your participation.
RIKEN Wako Institute Open Day will be held soon.
Date & time: 9:30-16:30, April 23, 2011(entrance closes at 16:00.)
※Admission free, held rain or shine.

Place:RIKEN Wako Institute
"Open day" Official website: 
http://www.riken.jp/engn/r-world/event/2011/open/wako/index.html
Access:
http://www.riken.jp/engn/r-world/riken/campus/wako/index.html
Free Shuttle Buses are available between Wako-shi station and RIKEN on the day.
http://www.riken.jp/r-world/event/2011/open/wako/access/index.html

QS2C, Correlated Electron Research Group, we will introduce our research.
"What are the Strong Correlated Materials?"
Place:2nd floor room 210, Frontier Material Research Facilities
Key word:Strong correlated electron materials
Research groups:Correlated Electron Research Group, Cross-Correlated Materials Research Group

Apr. 01, 2011 

Mar. 01, 20011 

Feb. 23, 2011 
Prof. Masashi Kawasaki has received
“Honda Frontier Award”.


Theme:
"Control of the Development of new optoelectronic functional oxide interfaces at atomic level"
The ceremony for the Award will be held in July 1, 2011 at Gakushikaikan in Kanda, Tokyo.
(Because of the effect of the earthquake, the ceremony date was changed.)
Honda Memorial Foundation Board: http://hondakinenkai.or.jp/

Jan. 07, 2011 

Jan. 06, 2011 
Mr. Matthias Hudl has been completed the period of "Student Trainee" of Strong-Correlation Materials Research Team. ( Date: Dec.14, 2010 )

Dec. 16, 2010 
Achievements/publications has been updated. (2 publications updated.)
ASI Research Scientist Dr. Nomura's paper has been published on Physical Review B. ( Oct. 1, 2010)
Kentaro Nomura and Naoto Nagaosa
"Electric charging of magnetic textures on the surface of a topological insulator"
Phys. Rev. B 82, 161401(R) (2010) [4 pages] http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.161401

Nov. 30, 2010 
Opening symposium pictures have been uploaded. ( The symposium was held in Sept. 27-30, 2010)
URL: http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2010symposium/program.html

Topical meeting pictures also uploaded. ( The meeting was held in Sept. 1-2, 2010)
URL: http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2010topical/program.html

Nov. 24, 2010 
Achievements/publications has been updated. (Updated information is shown in blue characters.)

Oct. 14, 2010 
Mr. Matthias Hudl has been joined Strong-Correlation Materials Research Team as a "Student Trainee".
( Since Aug. 26)

Sept. 27, 2010 
Opening Symposium of QS2C Theory Forum has been started from today.
Sep. 27-30, 2010.
(Oct.14: It has been concluded. Thank you for your participation. )
At RIKEN Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Wako, Saitama, Japan
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2010symposium/index.html

Sept. 06, 2010 
Mr. Masashi Kubota has been joined Strong-Correlation Interfacial Device Research Team as a "Visiting Technician".

Sept. 02, 2010 
Topical meeting of QS2C Theory Forum has been concluded.
Thank you a lot of participation.

Sept. 01, 2010 
Dr. Sheng Zhigao has been joined Strong-Correlation Interfacial Device Research Team as a "Postdoctoral Researcher".

Aug. 27, 2010 
Topical Meeting of QS2C Theory Forum will be held soon.
Sep. 1-2, 2010.
At RIKEN, Welfare and Conference Building 2F, Wako, Saitama, Japan
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2010topical/index.html

July 30, 2010 
Opening Symposium of QS2C Theory Forum registration now is available. (Registration deadline: Aug. 22.)
http://www.riken.jp/qs2c/TF/2010symposium/index.html

July 01, 2010 
Dr. Shimpei Ono has been joined Strong-Correlation Hybrid Materials Research Team as a "Visiting Scientist".

July 01, 2010 
Dr. Bohm-Jung Yang joined Strong-Correlation Theory Research Team as a "Postdoctoral Researcher".

June 28, 2010 
Correlated Electron Research Group website page (Japanese) has been opened.

Apr. 01, 2010 
Correlated Electron Research Group(CERG) has been established.
Correlated Electron Research Group(CERG) has been started in RIKEN-ASI to conduct FIRST Program. The group consists of 6 research teams and 1 support team.