KITP Program: Memory Formation in Matter
(Jan 2 - Mar 9, 2018)
Coordinators: Susan Coppersmith, Alan Middleton, Sidney Nagel, and Srikanth Sastry
Scientific Advisors: Michael Brenner and Stanislas Leibler

Time Speaker Title
1/03, 1:15pm All Participants Organizational meeting
1/03, 1:45pm James Langer
Nonequilibrium statistical theories of dislocation plasticity[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/04, 10:30am Michael Falk
Johns Hopkins & KITP
Microstructural memory in amorphous solids: STZ defects and configurational temperature fields[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/05, 10:30am Sidney Nagel
U. Chicago & KITP
Introductory Discussion[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/08, 10:30am Enzo Marinari
Univ. of Rome & KITP
Mathematical structure and memory of disordered systems: The metastate approach[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/09, 1:30pm Joseph Paulsen
Syracuse & KITP
Multiple memory formation in a sheared non-Brownian suspension[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/10, 10:30am Arvind Murugan
U. Chicago & KITP
Generalization, learning and memories[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/10, 1:30pm Pinaki Chaudhuri
Special Seminar + Discussion: Deformation Response of Glasses[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/11, 10:30am Mehran Kardar
Immunological memory and immunological tolerance[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/11, 2:30pm Shenshen Wang
Learning and memory in the immune system[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/12, 1:30pm Srikanth Sastry
Discussion Session II[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/16, 1:30pm Mogens Jensen
N. Bohr Inst. & KITP
Time correlations in cell dynamics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/17, 10:30am Marjolein Dijkstra
Utrecht Univ. & KITP
Rational Design of Colloidal Building Blocks by Tailoring their Kinetic Self-Assembly Pathways[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/17, 1:30pm Enzo Marinari
Univ. of Rome & KITP
Discussion - Metastates[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/18, 10:00am Srividya Iyer-Biswas
Aging dynamics of an emergent cellular unit of time
1/18, 11:00am Marija Vucelja
Virginia & KITP
The Mpemba Index and Anomalous Relaxation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/19, 1:30pm Susan Coppersmith
Wisconsin & KITP
Discussion Session III[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/24, 1:30pm Miranda Holmes-Cerfon
Are sticky colloids geometrically frustrated?[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/29 12:15pm Srikanth Sastry
Memory Formation in Matter[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
1/30, 1:30pm Leticia Cugliandolo
Early history memory in statistical physics models: From 2D coarsening to mean field disordered systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/31, 10:30am Craig Maloney
Meso-scale models of amorphous plasticity: diffusion, rheology, and memory near the yield point[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/01, 10:30am Muhittin Mungan
Univ. of Bonn & KITP
Depinning, coagulation, and hysteresis graphs.[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/02, 1:30pm Karin Dahmen
Univ. of Illinois & KITP
Memory, Avalanches, and history induced critical behavior[Blackboard][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/05, 10:30am Damien Vandembroucq
Bulk and surface memory effects in silica glass[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/06, 1:30pm Ken Sekimoto
Univ. Paris Diderot
Process memory in rubber and drying suspension, review and proposition[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/07, 10:30am All Participants Discussion[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/08, 10:30am Alberto Rosso
The memory of thermal avalanches in the ultra-slow domain wall dynamics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/09, 1:30pm All Participants Discussion[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
02/12-16 Conference: Memory Formation: From Condensed Matter to Biological Matter and Beyond
2/20, 1:30pm Alan Middleton
Patchy memories in a low dimensional model: The effects of disorder, noise, and genesis[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/21, 10:30am Yoav Lahini
Tel Aviv
Kovacs-like memory effect in disordered mechanical systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/22, 10:30am Lev Truskinovsky
Training shape memory alloys[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/23, 1:30pm All Participants Discussion Session IV[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/26, 10:30am Jasna Brujic
Memories in a Jar: Experimental Realization[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/27, 1:30pm All Participants Discussion Session V[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/28, 10:30am All Participants Discussion Session VI[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/01, 10:30am All Participants Discussion Session VII[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/02, 1:30pm All Participants Discussion Session VIII[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/05, 1:30pm Romain Mari
Univ. Grenoble Alpes & KITP
Shaken and stirred: Random organization, viscosity and dissipation in granular suspension[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/06, 11:00am Karen Daniels
NC State & KITP
Direct tests of nonlocal rheologies in experiments[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/07, 10:30am All Participants Discussion: Summing It Up[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/08, 10:30am All Participants TBA
3/09, 10:30am All Participants TBA
3/09, 1:30pm Wilson Poon
Edinburgh Univ. & KITP
Complexity and decay: towards a physics of active disassembly[Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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