Jan 18 2023


14:00 - 18:00


Closed session

ML4Q Focus Area A kickoff meeting

1st ML4QFocus Area A Meeting
Majorana devices and topological matter

Date: Wednesday, January 18th, 2023, 14:0018:00 pm (hybrid)

Venue: Forschungszentrum Jülich, 52425 Jülich, Building 02.6, Seminar room R3026
Zoom link: if you need are joining via Zoom, drop the office a line (ml4q-office(at) to get the link.

14:00    Welcome

Talks (20 min talk/10 min discussion)

14:05    Philipp Rüßmann (Jülich, Blügel group)
             Materials for topological superconductivity insights from density functional theory
14:35    Gerrit Behner (Jülich, Schäpers group)
             Steering effect in topological insulator kink structures

15:05 Coffee break

15:20     Daniel Rosenbach (Cologne, Bocquillon group)
              Noise in topological edge states
15:50     Ananya Singh (Aachen, Stampfer group)
              Investigation of the (quantum Hall) ground state of the graphene

16:20     Organization of discussion groups

16:25     Coffee break

16:40     Small group discussion in separate rooms (hybrid possible)
              A: Best strategies for an optimized proximity effect (chair: Schäpers)
              B: Upon request (please send an email with a possible subject to th.schaepers(at)

17:45 wrapup of results from small group meetings

18:00 end of meeting


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