Szilárd Leó Kollokvium









Location:   BME Institute of Physics, Department of Physics

                Budafoki út 8. Building F, lecture hall 213, 2nd floor

     Time:   Tuesdays, at 14:30 (coffee and cakes from 14:15)


Our colloquium series carries the name of one of the greatest Hungarian physicists, Leo Szilárd, enrolled as a student at the Technical University of Budapest in 1916. The goal of our colloquia is to offer interested students and faculty insightful lectures by distinguished lecturers from Hungary and all over the world in the fields of experimental and theoretical physics, engineering, and biophysics.


Program: 2017/18 Fall

September 19.

Yuval Oreg (Weizmann Institute of Science):

Superconducting topological phases, theory and application

September 26.

László Péter Biró (Centre for Energy Research):

Repülő ékszerek: fizika a lepkeszárnyon

October 10.

György Gyürki (ATOMKI):

Experimental nuclear astrophysics: studying the stars in the laboratory

October 24.

Frank Pollmann (TU Münich):

Many-body localization: Breakdown of thermalization in closed quantum systems

November 7.

Sándor Imre (BME, Faculty of Informatics):


November 21.

Jörg Schmiedmayer (TU Wien):


December 5.

Sándor Katz (Eötvös University):










Program: 2016/17 Spring

February  14.

Gábor Fáth (Morgan Stanley):

What is financial modelling?

February 21.

Attila Aszódi (Institute of Nuclear Techniques, BME):

A Paks II. projekt

March 14.

László Kiss (Konkoly Observatory, HAS):

Bolygók más csillagok körül: karnyújtásnyira az idegenek?

March 28.

Katalin Kamarás (Wigner Research Center):

Komplex szénszerkezetek spektroszkópiai jellemzése

April 11.

Gábor Stépán (BME, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering):

Környezetszimulációs kísérletek dinamikája

April 25.

Roderich Moessner (MPI Dresden):

Quantum dynamics with periodic driving: from heating to time crystals

May 9.

Tamás Vicsek (Eötvös University):

Collective motion 


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