The CUA participates actively in conferences within the Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics community. Additionally, we maintain a robust visitor program, in which we host short and long term visitors at both Harvard and MIT.
On May 20, the definitions for the units of mass, charge, temperature and mole will change. This is a major change in the international system of units, eliminating all man-made objects from these definitions. This talk will provide some historical background and motivation for defining fundamental base units. However, the main focus of the talk...
The Center for Ultracold Atoms sponsors short and long term visitors to collaborate in the Center’s research program at MIT and Harvard. Occasionally visitors are jointly sponsored with the ITAMP. These visits are arranged on an individual basis with one or more of the center’s principal investigators.
Interested parties should contact a Center PI directly.
John Doyle was a co-organizer for the International Conference on Quantum Technologies (http://icqt.org/conference/) and a main organizer for the Quantum School in Moscow (http://icqt.org/conference/summer/).