Programme
Conference on Concepts in Electron Correlations

Sunday, September 28

Morning session: Heavy fermions, normal state properties

8:15 Zachary Fisk, University of California Irvine, USA
Kondo scale in the dense Kondo Lattice

8:55 N. Peter Armitage, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Towards the Lifshitz point in elemental bismuth: Light electrons gone heavy at the metal-insulator transition?

9:35 Peter Oppeneer, Uppsala University, Sweden
Calculated electronic structure properties of URu2Si2 and Ce-115 materials

10:15 coffee break

10:45 Andrzej M. Oles, Max-Planck-Institut FKF, Stuttgart, Germany
Modelling of phase transitions in the RVO3 perovskites

11:25 Thomas Pruschke, University of Goettingen, Germany
Competing interactions and magnetic order in correlated electron systems

12:05 Alex Hewson, Imperial College, London
Renormalision group approaches to strong correlation behaviour.

Lunch & afternoon break

16:00 Posters, coffee, discussions

Afternoon session

17:00 Adolfo Avella, Universita degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
Underdoped cuprate phenomenology in the two-dimensional Hubbard model within the Composite Operator Method

17:40 Philipp Hansmann, Max Planck Institute, Stuttgart, Germany
LaNiO3/LaAlO3 heterostructures: A LDA+DMFT analysis

18:20 Didier Poilblanc, C.N.R.S. & Universite de Toulouse, France
The physics of doped Quantum Dimer Models

20:00 Conference dinner