SummerSchool2008 » SFB 491
Summer School 2008
sfb Frontiers in modern magnetism
Magnetic phase transitions
uppsala

Supported by:
Centre for Dynamic Studies
The Swedish Research Council
SFB491

Time: September 14 - 19, 2008

Location: Nässlingen, Sweden

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ABOUT THE EVENT
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DATES AND DEADLINES
The purpose is to provide state of the art knowledge on magnetic phase transitions as well as perspectives on recent development. The target group is advanced master and PhD students, as well as senior researchers.

The focus will be on the fundamentals of magnetic phase transitions. The participants will obtain up-to-date knowledge of the most recent developments within the field.

This event is second in the series of the joint Swedish-German initiative within the field of modern magnetism, starting at Haus Villigst, Schwerte, Germany in 2007.

All the invited speakers are well known experts within their fields and there will be substantial time reserved for discussions.

The official language is ENGLISH.
Concepts
Phase transitions
Critical Phenomena
Confinement and ordering
First principle calculations

Advanced Topics
Phasen transistions in magnetic monolayers
Geometrical frustration
Micromagnetic Calculations
Spin glasses

Methods
Neutron scattering
XMCD
XRMS
Speckle holography

Perspectives
Magnetic Universe
Fundamentals
Applications
Concepts
Peter Holdsworth (FR)
Steve Bramwell (UK)
Olle Eriksson (SE)

Advanced Topics
Klaus Baberschke (DE)
Elena Vedmedenko (DE)
Steve Bramwell (UK)
Peter Holdsworth (FR)
Per Nordblad (SE)

Methods
Peter Böni (DE)
Wolfgang Kuch (DE)
Jean-Marc Tonnerre (FR)
Tom Hase (UK)
Stefan Eisebitt (DE)

Perspectives
Stuart Parkin (US)
Russel Cowburn (UK)
Bengt Gustavsson (SE)
Registration: 1/8 2008
Bank transfer: 1/9 2008
Arrival: 14/9 2008,
Welcome buFFet 19.00
Departure: 19/9 2008

REGISTRATION FEE
The registration fee is 300,- EUR for members of the SFB491 and the TAMM network. The registration fee is 500,- EUR for all others. Post deadline registration fee is 400/600 EUR.

The registration fee covers full lodging and meals for the entire workshop. The registration has to be transferred in advance by invoice payment before 1st September, 2008.

Please contact kriloa@fysik.uu.se concerning payment issues.