Workshop Details
Quantum Transport in Nanoscale Molecular Systems
07/08/2013 - 07/12/2013
Meeting Description:

The workshop ‘Quantum Transport in Nanoscale Molecular Systems’ is a bi-annual meeting devoted to understanding charge and energy transport processes and phenomena in nanoscale molecular systems, in particular, molecular junctions.

Accurate and reproducible experimental measurements of transport properties of single molecules in nanojuctions have been reported. The experiments have revealed a wealth of interesting physical transport phenomena such as Coulomb blockade, Kondo effects, vibronic effects and local heating, as well as switching and hysteresis. The understanding of the fundamental mechanisms of quantum transport in single molecule junctions as well as the interpretation of these experimental observations requires the development of theoretical methods for the description of non-equilibrium interacting many-body systems at the molecular scale.

While previous workshops concentrated on theoretical aspects and methods, the focus of this year meeting is the interactive dialog between experimentalists and theoretical researchers working in the field of non-equilibrium charge and energy transport processes in nanoscale molecular architectures. Topics for discussion include quantum interference and decoherence in molecular junctions, spin effects, noise, vibronic and thermoelectric effects, and time-dependent transport.


If you are interested in attending a meeting, but have not received an invitation, please contact the workshop organizer about availability before registering. Most TSRC meetings are very small, typically only about 25 people.

Meeting Venue:

Telluride Intermediate School
725 W. Colorado Ave Telluride CO 81435

Quantum Transport in Nanoscale Molecular Systems Registered Meeting Participants:
Participant Organization
Dunietz, Barry Kent state university
Evers, Ferdinand Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Frederiksen, Thomas Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC)
Galperin, Michael UC San Diego
Grozema, Ferdinand Delft University of Technology
Herrmann, Carmen University of Hamburg
Higgins, Simon University of Liverpool
Higgins, Simon [2nd Reservation] University of Liverpool
Hihath, Josh UC Davis
Hod, Oded Tel-Aviv University
Hod, Oded Tel-Aviv University
Hybertsen, Mark Brookhaven National Laboratory
Kirczenow, George Simon Fraser University
Mujica, Vladimiro Arizona State University
Nichols, Richard The University of Liverpool
Nichols, Richard [2nd Reservation] The University of Liverpool
Nitzan, Abraham Tel Aviv University
Novotny, Tomas Charles University in Prague
Peskin, Uri Technion, Israel
Rabani, Eran Tel Aviv University
Ratner, Mark northwestern
Reimers, Jeffrey The University of Sydney
Sangi Reddy, Pramod University of Michigan
Segal, Dvira University of Toronto
Solomon, Gemma University of Copenhagen
Stafford, Charles University of Arizona
Tal, Oren Weizmann Institute of Science
Thoss, Michael University of Erlangen
van der Zant, Herre Delft University of Technology
von Oppen, Felix Freie Universität Berlin
Wang, Haobin New Mexico State University
Wegewijs, Maarten Peter Grünberg Institute, Forschungszentrum Jülich

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