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Talks at Conferences, Schools and Meetings

  1. Mixing of chaotic states by a perturbation and delocalization: Rydberg atoms in magnetic and microwave fields, at Second TMR Meeting Phase--Coherent Dynamics of Hybrid Nanostructures, Ioannina, Greece, 25-31 May 1998.
  2. From the Fermi glass towards the Wigner crystal in two--dimensional disordered systems, at XXXIVth Rencontres de Moriond Quantum Physics at Mesoscopic Scale, Les Arcs, France, 23-30 January 1999.
  3. New quantum phase between the Fermi glass and the Wigner crystal in two dimensions, at International Workshop Artificial Atoms, Trento, Italy, 19-30 April 1999.
  4. A new quantum phase in two dimensions, at TMR Meeting and School Phase--Coherent Dynamics of Hybrid Nanostructures, Bad Herrenalb, Germany, 24-29 May 1999.
  5. Coulomb metal in two dimensions?, at Journée de Physique Statistique 2000, Paris, France, 27-28 January 1999.
  6. New quantum phase between the Fermi glass and the Wigner crystal in two dimensions, at XX Convegno di Fisica Teorica e Struttura della Materia, Fai della Paganella, Italy, 26-29 March 2000.
  7. Quantum Poincaré recurrences in microwave ionization of Rydberg atoms, at International Conference Atoms, Molecules and Quantum Dots in Laser Fields: Fundamental Processe, Pisa, Italy, 12-16 June 2000.
  8. Quantum computers and quantum chaos, at VI Convegno Nazionale di Fisica Statistica e dei Sistemi Complessi, Parma, Italy, 29-31 May, 2001.
  9. Quantum computation with imperfections, at International Conference Quantum Computers and Quantum Chaos, Como, Italy, 28-30 June, 2001.
  10. Efficient quantum computing of complex dynamics, at GdR Colloque thématique Aspects Théoriques de l'Information Quantique, Paris, France, 8-9 November, 2001.
  11. Stability of quantum computing in the presence of imperfections, at Meeting Quantum Computing, Dipartimento di Scienze dell'Informazione, Milano, Italy, 21-22 March, 2002.
  12. Conductivity and localization in quantum systems with disorder and chaos, at EU Network QTRANS - Mid-term review meeting, Palermo, Italy, 20-22 June, 2002.
  13. Efficient quantum computing of complex dynamics, at INFM Meeting, Bari, Italy, 24-28 June, 2002.
  14. Efficient quantum computing of complex dynamics, at QUANTWARE Workshop, Toulouse, France, 1-14 July, 2002.
  15. Quantum Computer and Quantum Chaos, at INFM School Quantum Computation and Information, Torino, Italy, 8-21 September, 2002.
  16. Quantum computation of complex dynamics: dynamical localization, entanglement and chaos, at the annual meeting of the MIUR project Fault tolerance, control and stability in quantum information processing, Como, Italy, 16-17 October, 2003.
  17. Localization and entanglement in quantum computing of complex systems, at International Conference Quantum Information, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan, 1-3 November, 2003.
  18. Stability of quantum computation in a noisy environment: a quantum trajectories approach, at International Conference Quantum Information, International Institute for Advanced Studies, Kyoto, Japan, 5-7 November, 2003.
  19. Effects of decoherence and imperfections for quantum information processing, at the annual review meeting of the EU IST-FET-QIPC EDIQIP project, Bratislava, Slovakia, 16-18 February, 2004.
  20. Quantum computing of dynamical quantum systems: Information extraction and noise effects, at the conference Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 2-7 April, 2004.
  21. Quantum computing of dynamical quantum systems: Information extraction and noise effects, at the annual meeting of the Italian Physical Society, Brescia, Italy, 20-25 September, 2004.
  22. Quantum ratchets in dissipative chaotic systems, at the annual meeting of the MIUR project Fault tolerance, control and stability in quantum information processing, Torino, Italy, 11-12 November, 2004.
  23. Quantum computation and information transfer in dissipative systems, at the annual review meeting of the EU IST-FET-QIPC EDIQIP project, Innsbruck, Austria, 14-16 February, 2005.
  24. Quantum simulation of dissipative chaotic systems: Quantum ratchets and Ehrenfest explosion, at the conference Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Computation, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 18-20 March, 2005.
  25. Quantum Chaos, decoherence and quantum computation, at the ``Enrico Fermi'' School on Quantum Computers, Algorithms and Chaos, Varenna, Italy, 5-15 July, 2005.
  26. Quantum simulation of dissipative chaotic systems, at the annual review meeting of the EU IST-FET-QIPC EDIQIP project, Paris, France, 13-15 February, 2006.
  27. Quantum chaos and quantum computing, lectures given at the program Quantum information, computation and complexity, Institut Henri Poincare', Paris, France, 4 January - 7 April, 2006.
  28. Quantum ratchets and wave packet collapse in dissipative chaotic systems, at XI Convegno Nazionale di Fisica Statistica e dei Sistemi Complessi, Parma, Italy, 21-23 June, 2006.
  29. Quantum ratchets and wave packet collapse in dissipative chaotic systems, at at the Heraeus workshop At the Interface of Cold Atoms and Statistical Physics, Schloss Reisensburg, Gunzburg, Germany, 3-6 September, 2006.
  30. Quantum chaos, decoherence and quantum computation, at the annual meeting of the Italian Physical Society, Torino, Italy, 18-23 September, 2006.
  31. Quantum ratchets for periodically kicked cold atoms and Bose-Einstein condensates, at Dynamics Days Europe, Crete, Greece, 25-29 September, 2006.
  32. Quantum ratchets for periodically kicked cold atoms and Bose-Einstein condensates, at the conference Quantum mechanics: from fundamental problems to applications, Bertinoro, Italy, 3-8 December, 2006.
  33. Quantum capacity of dephasing channels with memory, at the workshop Quantum information and many-body quantum systems, Centro de Giorgi, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, 26-30 April, 2007.
  34. Quantum capacity of dephasing channels with memory, at the conference Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Computation, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 30 March - 1 April, 2007.
  35. Quantum teleportation, lecture given at the School on Meccanica Quantistica: Logica, Fondamenti e Computazione, Cesena, Italy, 17-22 September 2007.
  36. Quantum ratchets for periodically kicked cold atoms and Bose-Einstein condensates, at the focus meeting on Theoretical and experimental aspects of quantum transport, Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris, France, 10-14 December, 2007.
  37. Entanglement, randomness and chaos, at the conference Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 14-19 March, 2008.
  38. Entanglement, randomness and chaos, at the workshop Quantum Computing, Dipartimento di Informatica, Sistemistica e Comunicazione, Università di Milano Bicocca, Italy, 27 March, 2008.
  39. Quantum traffic jam in far from equilibrium spin chains, at the workshop Quantum information, quantum coherence and related topics, Department of Physcs, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, 16-19 September, 2008.
  40. Quantum capacity of memory channels, at the Italian Quantum Information Science conference, Camerino, Italy, 24-29 October, 2008.
  41. How complex is quantum motion?, at the conference Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 3-8 April, 2009.
  42. Quantum memory channels, at the summer school and advanced workshop on Trends and Developments in Linear Algebra, Trieste, Italy, 22 June - 10 July, 2009.
  43. Quantum traffic jam in far-from-equilibrium quantum systems, at the Italian Quantum Information Science, conference, Pisa, Italy, 5-8 November, 2009.
  44. Quantum traffic jam in far-from-equilibrium quantum systems, at the meeting Quantum Technologies: Information and Communication, Waseda University, Tokyo, 9-11 December, 2009.
  45. Quantum process tomography and distance between quantum channels: A Fano-representation approach, at the workshop Quantum 2010: Advances in Foundations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information with atoms and photons, Torino, Italy, 23-29 May, 2010.
  46. Microscopic mechanism for increasing thermoelectric efficiency, at the workshop New Trends in Ninlinear Dynamics: Heat Control and Thermoelectric Efficiency (HEAT2010), Erice, Italy, 23-28 October, 2010.
  47. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: Dynamical models unveil microscopic mechanisms, at the workshop Noise in Non-Equilibrium Systems: From Physics to Biology, Dresden, Germany, 11-14 April, 2011.
  48. Coupled particle and energy transport: a dynamical system's perspective, at the workshop Thermodynamics: Can macro learn from nano?, Snogeholm Castle, Sweden, 22-25 May, 2011.
  49. Complexity of quantum motion: A phase-space approach, at the workshop Quantum 2012: Advances in Foundations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information with atoms and photons, Torino, Italy, 21-25 May, 2012.
  50. Recovering entanglement by local operations, at the 5th Italian Quantum Information Science Conference, Padova, Italy, 26-28 September, 2012.
  51. Introduction to a few basic concepts in thermoelectricity, at the workshop on Thermoelectric Transport, Cargèse, France, 21-27 October 2012.
  52. Thermopower and thermoelectric efficiency in systems with broken time-reversal symmetry, at the workshop on Thermoelectric Transport, Cargèse, France, 21-27 October 2012.
  53. Complexity of quantum motion: A phase-space approach, at the conference Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 23-26 March, 2013.
  54. Coupled particle and energy transport: a dynamical system's perspective, at XVIII Convegno Nazionale di Fisica Statistica e dei Sistemi Complessi, Parma, Italy, 24-26 June, 2013.
  55. Coupled particle and energy transport: a dynamical system's perspective, at FisMat2013: Italian National Conference on Condensed Matter Physics, Milano, Italy, 9-13 September, 2013.
  56. Recovering entanglement by local operations, at the 6th Italian Quantum Information Science Conference, Como, Italy, 24-26 September, 2013.
  57. Exotic states in the dynamical Casimir effect, at the conference Problemi Attuali di Fisica Teorica, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, 11-16 April, 2014.
  58. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: Dynamical models unveil microscopic mechanisms, at the symposium Phonons and fluctuations in low dimensional structures, European Materials Research Society 2014 Spring Meeting, Lille, France, 26-30 May, 2014.
  59. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: Dynamical models unveil microscopic mechanisms, at the workshop Controlled charge and heat transport at the molecular scale, Konstanz, Germany, 29 September - 1 October, 2014.
  60. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: Dynamical models unveil microscopic mechanisms, at the conference Eurotherm 103: Nanoscale and microscale heat transfer IV, Lyon, France, 15 October - 17 October, 2014.
  61. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, at the symposium Nanoscale heat transport: From fundamentals to devices, Materials Research Society 2015 Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 6-10 April, 2015.
  62. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, at the workshop on Nanoscale heat transport, School of Physics, IPM, Tehran, Iran, 15-16 April, 2015.
  63. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, at the CECAM workshop on Advanced thermoelectrics at nanoscale: from materials to devices, Paris, France, 7-10 July, 2015.
  64. Nonintegrability and the Fourier heat conduction law, at the CECAM workshop on Hot nanostructures: thermal transport and radiation at the nanoscale, Mainz, Germany, 30 September - 2 October, 2015.
  65. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, at the QUANTUM 2016 metting, ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 22-24 March, 2016.
  66. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: Dynamical models unveil microscopic mechanisms, at Dynamics Days Europe, Corfu, Greece, 6-10 June, 2016.
  67. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, at the conference on New trends in quantum heat and thermoelectrics, ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 22-26 August, 2016.
  68. Fundamental aspects of thermoelectricity, at the school-workshop Thermal and electronic transport in nanostructures, International Institute of Physics, Natal, Brasil, 31 October- 11 November, 2016.
  69. Fundamentals of thermal rectification, at the symposium Computer modeling of thermal transport at the nanoscale, European Materials Research Society 2017 Spring Meeting, Strasbourg, France, 22-26 May, 2017.
  70. The best thermoelectric: Optimizing power-efficiency trade-off, at the workshop on Fundamentals on quantum transport, ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 7-11 August, 2017.
  71. Minimal motor for powering particle motion from spin imbalance, at the 10th Italian conference on Quantum Information Science, Firenze, Italy, 12-15 September, 2017.
  72. Dynamical Casimir effect in quantum information processing and in quantum thermodynamics, at FisMat2017: Italian National Conference on Condensed Matter Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1-5 October, 2017.

Posters at Conferences

  1. Chaotic enhancement in microwave ionization of Rydberg atoms, at International Conference Classical Chaos and its Quantum Manifestations, Toulouse, France, 16-18 July 1998.
  2. Emergence of Fermi-Dirac thermalization in the quantum computer core, at International Workshop Coherent Evolution in Noisy Environment, Dresden, Germany, 21-25 May 2001.

Seminars

  1. Chaotic dynamics of a classical radiant cavity, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Milano, Italy, October 1995.
  2. Dynamical localization: hydrogen atoms in magnetic and microwave fields, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Milano, Italy, October 1996.
  3. Dynamical localization for Rydberg atoms in magnetic and microwave fields, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France, March 1997.
  4. Quantum localization in Rydberg atoms, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Milano, Italy, February 1998.
  5. Signatures of an intermediate 2d Coulomb phase at low temperatures, CEA, Saclay, France, November 1999.
  6. Coulomb metal in two dimensions?, Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, November 1999.
  7. Emergence of Fermi-Dirac thermalization in the quantum computer core, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France, October 2000.
  8. Quantum computers, decoherence and chaos, Università dell'Insubria, Como, Italy, January 2001.
  9. Spin polarized ground state for interacting electrons in two dimensions, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France, April 2001.
  10. Stability of quantum computing in the presence of imperfections, Dipartimento di Scienze dell'Informazione, Università di Milano, Italy, October 2001.
  11. Efficient quantum computing of complex dynamics, Université Paul Sabatier, France, January 2002.
  12. Quantum computers, algorithms and chaos, Université Paul Sabatier, France, November 2002.
  13. Quantum-classical correspondence in perturbed chaotic systems, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, December 2002.
  14. Quantum computers and quantum cryptography: where do we stand?, Università dell'Insubria, Como, Italy, October 2004.
  15. Quantum ratchets in dissipative chaotic systems, INFM-CNR-S3 National Research Center on nanoStructures and bioSystems at Surfaces, Modena, Italy, September 2005.
  16. Quantum ratchets and wave packet collapse in dissipative chaotic systems, Institut fur Physik, Universitat Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany, November 2005.
  17. Effects of static imperfections on the stability of quantum computation, Dipartimento di Metodologie Fisiche e Chimiche per l'Ingegneria, Università di Catania, Italy, July 2006.
  18. Quantum capacity of dephasing channels with memory, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Milano, Italy, March 2007.
  19. Quantum ratchets for periodically kicked cold atoms and Bose-Einstein condensates, CNR-INFM Research and Development Center on Bose-Einstein condensates, Trento, Italy, May 2007.
  20. Entanglement, randomness and chaos, INFM-CNR-S3 National Research Center on nanoStructures and bioSystems at Surfaces, Modena, Italy, February 2008.
  21. Thermalization and ergodicity in many-body open quantum systems, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, December 2009.
  22. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: Dynamical models unveil microscopic mechanisms, CEA, Saclay, France, January 2011.
  23. Coupled particle and heat transport: a dynamical system's perspective, Laboratorio Tandar, Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica, Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 2012.
  24. Thermopower and efficiency for systems with broken time-reversal symmetry, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, June 2012.
  25. Coupled particle and heat transport: a dynamical system's perspective, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, December 2012.
  26. Bounds on thermodynamic efficiency at maximum power (Curzon-Ahlborn, and more modern developments), Department of Condensed Matter Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, January 2013.
  27. Coupled particle and heat transport: a dynamical system's perspective, Department of Condensed Matter Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, January 2013.
  28. Coupled particle and heat transport: a dynamical system's perspective, CEA, Saclay, France, May 2013.
  29. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, Dipartimento di Fisica e Scienze della Terra, Università di Parma, Italy, May 2015.
  30. Increasing thermoelectric efficiency: a statistical mechanics approach, Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire des Energies de Demain, Université Paris Diderot, France, July 2015.
  31. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, September 2015.
  32. From thermal rectifiers to thermoelectric devices, Linnaeus Physics Colloquium, Linnaeus University, Kalmar, Sweden, November 2015.
  33. From thermal rectifiers to thermoelectric devices, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Genova, Italy, March 2016.
  34. Fundamental aspects of steady state heat to work conversion, lectures given at Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, May 2016.
  35. Fundamental aspects of steady-state conversion of heat to work, Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, November 2016.
  36. A minimalistic model for a quantum thermoelectric motor, Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, November 2016.
  37. Fundamental aspects of steady-state conversion of heat to work, Department of Physics, Xiamen University, China, December 2016.
  38. Fundamental aspects of steady-state conversion of heat to work at the nanoscale, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, April 2017.