Update: February 18, 1999

The workshop was a great success! Most talks are now posted, with the exception of those that have not been released for posting by some of the speakers. Feedback is appreciated!


Mark Kasevich, Macroscopic Quantum Interference Experiments: Bose-Einstein Condensed Atoms Under the Influence of Gravity
Dale Fried, BEC in Atomic Hydrogen
Dan Rokhsar, Rotating BECs
Wolfgang Ketterle, Spinor Condensates and Bragg Spectroscopy
Murray Holland, Quantum Kinetic Theory for a Condensed Bose Gas
Ivan Deutsch, Quantum Logic States in Optical Lattices
Alexander Fetter, Creation and Stability of a Vortex in a Dilute Trapped Bose Condensate
Brett Esry, Symmetries and Correlations in Multicomponent BECs
Debbie Jin, Progress Toward an Ultracold Gas of Fermionic Atoms
Dan Heinzen, Stimulated Raman Atom-Molecule Resonance in a BEC
Sandro Stringari, Phase Diagram of Quantized Vortices
Henk Stoof, Nonequilibrium Phenomena in Degenerate Quantum Gases
William Stwalley, Ultracold Molecules and Potential Molecular BEC
Li You, Electric Field Modified Atom-Atom Interactions and the Prospects for P-Wave BCS States
Eugene Zaremba, From Collisionless Dynamics to Landau Two-Fluid Hydrodynamics
Peter Zoller, Cold Bosonic Atoms in Optical Lattices and Applications
Eric Cornell, BEC Experiments at JILA
Keith Burnett, Correlations between Bose-Einstein Condensed Atoms
Lene Hau, BEC and Light Speeds of 38 Miles/Hour
Nick Bigelow, Multicomponent BEC: Spin Dynamics, Excitations, Vortices and "all that"

Workshop on
Bose-Einstein Condensation
and Degenerate Fermi Gases

JILA Auditorium
University of Colorado
February 10, 11, 12, 1999

Organizers:
Murray Holland, JILA
Mark Edwards, Georgia Southern University



Workshop Coordinator : Pam Leland, JILA (leland@jila.colorado.edu)


A reception will be held Tuesday evening, February 9
7:00-9:00 p.m. on JILA's 10th floor

Program

Highlighted links below* can be followed to hear/view the talks

Wednesday morning, February 10
Session Chair:  Cass Sackett




8:30 - 8:40                Introduction and Welcome
                                Chris Greene and Murray Holland
8:40 - 9:20                BEC in Atomic Hydrogen
                                Dale Fried*
9:20 - 10:00              BEC and Light Speeds of 38 Miles/Hour
                                Lene Hau*
10:00 - 10:30            Coffee break
10:30 - 11:10             Rotating BECs
                                  Dan Rokhsar*
11:10 - 11:50            Symmetries and Correlations in Multicomponent BECs
                                Brett Esry*
11:50 -  1:00             Lunch
 
 

Wednesday afternoon, February 10
Session Chair:  Paul Julienne

1:00 - 1:40                Ultracold Molecules and Potential Molecular BEC
                                 Bill Stwalley*
1:40 - 2:20                Stimulated Raman Atom-Molecule Resonance in a BEC
                                Dan Heinzen*
2:20 - 3:00                Electric Field Modified Atom-Atom Interactions and the Prospects for
                                P-Wave BCS States
                                 Li You*
3:00 - 4:00                Coffee break and poster set up (posters may also be set
                                    up on 10th floor anytime between noon and 6:30 p.m.)
4:00 - 5:00                Physics colloquium (Physics Bldg. 1B20/G020)
                                Tony Leggett - Introduction to high energy low temperature physics
7:00 - 9:00                Poster Session, 10th floor JILA
 
 

Thursday morning, February 11
Session Chair:  Juha Javanainen

8:00 - 8:40                 Spinor Condensates and Bragg Spectroscopy
                                     Wolfgang Ketterle*
8:40 - 9:20                 From Collisionless Dynamics to Landau Two-Fluid
                                 Hydrodynamics
                                   Eugene Zaremba*
9:20 - 10:00               Macroscopic Quantum Interference Experiments: Bose-Einstein Condensed Atoms
                                 Under the Influence of Gravity
                                    Mark Kasevich*
10:00 - 10:30             Coffee break
10:30 - 11:10             Nonequilibrium Phenomena in Degenerate Quantum Gases
                                 Henk Stoof*
11:10 - 11:50             BECs in Highly Excited States
                                 Yvan Castin*
11:50 -  1:00              Lunch
 
 

Thursday afternoon, February 11
Session Chair: Steve Rolston

1:00 - 1:40                BEC Experiments at JILA
                                    Eric Cornell*
1:40 - 2:20                Quantum Kinetic Theory for a Condensed Bose Gas
                                 Murray Holland*                
2:20 - 2:50                Coffee break
2:50 - 3:30                Phase Diagram of Quantized Vortices
                                 Sandro Stringari*
3:30 - 4:10                Progress Toward an Ultracold Gas of Fermionic Atoms
                                 Debbie Jin*
4:10 - 5:30                Tours of Cornell, Wieman, Jin labs
 
 

Friday morning, February 12
Session Chair:  Pierre Meystre

8:00 - 8:40                Cold Bosonic Atoms in Optical Lattices and Applications
                                 Peter Zoller*
8:40 - 9:20                Quantum Logic States in Optical Lattices
                                 Ivan Deutsch*
9:20 - 10:00               Atom Optics with Bose-Einstein Condensates
                                  Kris Helmerson
10:00 -10:30              Coffee break
10:30 - 11:10             Creation and Stability of a Vortex ina Dilute Trapped Bose
                                Condensate
                                 Alexander Fetter*
11:10 - 11:50             Multicomponent BEC: Spin Dynamics, Excitations, Vortices
                                and "all that"
                                 Nick Bigelow*
11:50 - 1:00                Lunch break
 
 

Friday afternoon, February 12
Session Chair:  Mark Edwards

1:00 - 1:40                Some Questions Concerning the Rotation of a Bose Condensate
                                 Tony Leggett
1:40 - 2:20                Correlations between Bose-Einstein Condensed Atoms
                                 Keith Burnett*
2:20 - 3:00                Generating Solitons and Vortices in BECs by Trap Rotation
                                and Optical Imprinting
                                 Charles Clark
3:00 - 3:30                Refreshments