Public Lecture by Prof. Duncan Haldane at USTH

19 Jul 2022 - 19 Jul 2022


04:00 AM – 06:30 AM
On July 19, 2022, Prof. Duncan Haldane, laureate of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2016, will give a public lecture at University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH), Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology with theme "Topological quantum matter, entanglement, and the second quantum revolution".
Prof. Haldane is known for a wide variety of fundamental contributions to condensed matter physics including the theory of Luttinger liquids, the theory of one-dimensional spin chains, the theory of fractional quantum hall effect, etc.
On December 2021, the 76th United Nations General Assembly has proclaimed 2022 as the International year of basic sciences for sustainable development (IYBSSD2022) in order to emphasize the crucial role of basic sciences in reaching the 2030 agenda and its 17 sustainable goals.
The inauguration of the IYBSSD2022 will be taken on the Saturday, July 9, 2022 at UNESCO headquarter in Paris, France.
Thus, Prof. Haldane lecture marks an excellent inauguration of the IYBSSD2022 in Vietnam, right after the official inauguration worldwide.
Here are the details of the program:
  • Duration: 15:00 - 17:30, Tuesday, July 19th, 2022
  • Format: in person at USTH and online via Zoom
  • Venue: A21 Building, No. 18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Cau Giay, Hanoi
  • Registration form: Here
  • Registration deadline: July 12th, 2022
  • Organizers: USTH, ICISE (International Centre for Interdisciplinary Science and Education), VinIF Funding, Institute of Physics (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology), School of engineering physics (Hanoi university of science and technology), Faculty of Physics (Hanoi National University of Education), Faculty of Physics (Hanoi University of Sciences).
  • Language: English (translated into Vietnamese and French in parallel, and streamed directly to the French-speaking community with the support of the Francophone University Organization AUF)