Sub-Forum Agenda_Physics

Fudan Science and Innovation Forum 2018

Understanding Nature from Computation


 

Time: December 16th, 2018

Venue: Glass House, 7th Floor, Hyatt Regency Shanghai Wujiaochang

13:50 – 14:00  |    Opening

Session 1: Chair: Ruqian Wu

14:00 – 14:50  |    Title: Discovering Nature with Computation: The Fascinating Quantum

World of Atomically Thin One- and Two-dimensional Materials

  • Speaker: Steven Louie

14:50 – 15:40  |    Title: Quantum chemistry and materials science on classical and quantum computers

  • Speaker: Garnet Chan

15:40 – 16:00  |    Tea Break

16:00 – 16:50  |    Title: Computational Cosmology

  • Speaker: Yipeng Jing

16:50 – 17:40  |    Title: Defects of Liquid Crystals

  • Speaker: Pingwen Zhang

18:00 – 20:00  |    Banquet

 

Time: December 17th, 2018

Venue: Glass House, 7th Floor, Hyatt Regency Shanghai Wujiaochang

Session 2: Chair: Hongjun Xiang

08:30 – 09:20  |    Title: Renormalization of Tensor Network Models

  • Speaker: Tao Xiang

09:20 – 10:10  |    Title: First Principles Design of Materials for Clean Energy Applications

  • Speaker: Suhuai Wei

10:10 – 10:30  |    Tea Break

10:30 – 11:20  |    Title: High-performance computing based-multiscale simulations

  • Speaker: Paolo Carloni

11:20 – 12:10  |    Title: Conditional Nonlinear Optimal Perturbation and its Applications to the

Studies of the Atmosphere and Oceans

  • Speaker: Mu Mu

12:10 – 13:30  |    Lunch

 

Session 3: Chair: Hua Wu

13:30 – 14:20  |    Title: Fluctuations, entropy and rare events

  • Speaker: Michele Parrinello

14:20 – 15:10  |    Title: Ab initio computations in many-electron systems

  • Speaker: Shiwei Zhang

15:10 – 15:30  |    Tea Break

15:30 – 16:20  |    Title: Crossing over from three-dimensional nonequilibrium growth to

two-dimensional van der Waals epitaxy

  • Speaker: Zhenyu Zhang

16:20 – 17:10  |    Title: Computation-orientated Discoveries at High Pressure

  • Speaker: Yanming Ma