Thursday, May 14th, 2015

09:00 Opening
09:20 Daniel Loss (University of Basel, Switzerland)
“Spin Orbit Interaction and Nuclear Spins in Nanowires for Majorana Fermions and other Exotic Bound States”
09:50 Francesco Rossella (NEST, Pisa, Italy)
“Electrostatic control of spin configurations in nanowire quantum dots”
10:10 Jörn W. F. Venderbos (MIT, USA)
“Density wave formation and dynamically generated spin-orbit coupling in doped triangular and honeycomb lattices”
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Jelena Klinovaja (University of Basel, Switzerland)
“Majorana bound states in atomic chains”
11:30 Stefan Rex (NTNU, Trondheim, Norway)
“Tilting of the magnetic field in Majorana nanowire”
11:50 Panagiotis Kotetes (KIT,Karlsruhe, Germany)
“Engineering Majorana fermions using atomic chains with collinear magnetic order”
12:10 Gábor Fabian (University of Basel, Switzerland)
“Magnetic side gating of InAs nanowire quantum dots”
12:30 Pasquale Marra (CNR-SPIN, Salerno, Italy)
“Josephson current and Majorana bound states in a nanowire with spin-orbit interaction”
12:50 Lunch
14:30 Yoshiteru Maeno (University of Kyoto, Japan)
"Superconducting Phenomena in Nanostructures of Sr2RuO4
15:00 Dirk Manske (MPI, Stuttgart, Germany)
“Proximity effect and edge currents with triplet superconductors”
15:20 Carla Cirillo (CNR-SPIN, Salerno, Italy)
“Quantum tunneling of phase slips in superconducting Nb nanowires based on self-assembled templates”
15:40 Raquel Queiroz (MPI, Stuttgart, Germany)
“Topological surface states on superconductors without inversion center”
16:00 Coffee break
16:30 Pietro Gambardella (ETHZ, Zurich, Switzerland)
“Spin currents and spin-orbit torques in heavy metal / ferromagnet bilayers”
17:00 Yevhen Zabila (Polish Academy of Science, Cracow, Poland)
“CoPd and FePd Antidot Arrays with Perpendicular Magnetic Anisotropy”
17:20 Martin Kopte (IFW Dresden, Germany)
“Influence of the Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction on the magnetic domain wall structure”
17:40 Alexey Kavokin (CNR-SPIN Rome, Italy)
“Spin patterns in cold exciton gases”
18:00 Stefano Alberici (Gambetti Kenologia Srl, Milan, Italy)
“Preparation of defined micro- and nanostructures by selective wet etching of silicon”
20:00 Social Dinner

Friday, May 15th, 2015

09:00 Hans Hilgenkamp (University of Twente, The Netherlands)
“Manipulating Magnetism on the Nanoscale and Dynamic Vortex Mott-Transitions in Josephson Junction Arrays”
09:30 Sebastian Bergeret (CSIC, San Sebastian, Spain)
“Superconductors for spintronics and spin caloritronics”
09:50 Loredana Parlato (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
“S/F nanostructures for superconducting photon detectors”
10:10 Fabio Cavaliere (University of Genova, Italy)
“Anomalous Friedel oscillations in a quasi-helical quantum dot”
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Yukio Tanaka (Nagoya University, Japan)
“Crossed surface flat bands of Weyl semimetal superconductors”
11:30 Pablo Burset (University of Würzburg, Germany)
“Superconducting proximity effect in topological insulators in the presence of external magnetic fields”
11:50 Vladimir N. Strokov (Paul Scherrer Insitute,Villigen PSI, Switzerland)
“k-resolved electronic structure of heterostructures and impurities explored by soft-X-ray ARPES”
12:10 Carmine Autieri (Uppsala University, Sweden)
“Unusual ferromagnetic YMnO3 phase in YMnO3/La2/3Sr1/3MnO3 heterostructures”
12:30 Oleg A. Mukhanov (HYPRES, Inc.,Elmsford, NY, USA)
“Application Prospects for Superconducting Ferromagnetic Heterostructures”
12:50 Lunch
14:30 Georgios Katsaros (JKU Linz, Austria)
“Low temperature magnetotransport through Ge hut-wires”
15:00 Jorge A. Otalora Arias (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Valparaíso, Chile)
“Oersted field assisted magnetization reversal in cylindrical core-shell nanostructures”
15:20 Ching-Hao Chang (National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan)
“Strongly Anisotropic Ballistic Magnetoresistance in Compact 3D Semiconducting Nanoarchitectures”
15:40 Kumar S.Das (University of Groningen, The Netherlands)
“Charge and Spin Transport in Curved Nanoarchitectures”
16:00 Coffee break
16:30 Jun Fuji (CNR-IOM, Trieste, Italy)
“Spin-polarized valley induced by strong spin-orbit coupling”
16:50 Pranab K. Das (CNR-IOM, Trieste, Italy)
“Electronic Band Structure and Spin Polarization Study of WTe2”
17:10 Amadeo Vazquez de Parga (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain)
“Spatial variation of a giant spin-orbit effect induces electron confinement in graphene on Pb island”
17:30 Szabolcs Csonka (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)
“Electrical tuning of spin-orbit interaction in InAs nanowires”
17:50 Closing Remarks