Past seminars


  • Christopher W. M. Kay, University of Saarland, Germany & University College London, UK
    “Room-Temperature, Solid-State Masers”
    November 8, 2018
  • Evgeny Tretyakov, N.N.Vorozhtsov Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry SB RAS, Russia
    “Design of High Spin Molecules and Magnetic Polymers”
    August 29, 2018
  • James D. Whitfield, Dartmouth College, USA
    “Fermionic algebras for quantum computing”
    March 30, 2018
  • Joonsuk Huh, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
    “Quantum optics with Gaussian states: Application to molecular vibronic spectroscopy at finite temperature”
    March 30, 2018
  • Hiroyuki Nakashima, Quantum Chemistry Research Institute, Japan
    “Solving the Schrödinger Equations: Variational and Exact Calculations of Small Atoms and Diatomic Molecules by the Free Complement Theory”
    March 29, 2018
  • Makoto Negoro, Osaka University, Japan
    “Quantum Information Processing with Molecules”
    March 29, 2018
  • Yudong Cao, Harvard University, USA
    “Recent Developments in Variational Quantum Algorithms”
    March 29, 2018
  • Yusaku Kurokawa, Quantum Chemistry Research Institute, Japan
    “Solving the Schrödinger Equations: Development of the Free Complement Variational Theory and its Applications to Diatomic Molecules”
    March 29, 2018


  • Prof. Konstantin Ivanov, International Tomography Center, SB RAS
    “Sensitive detection of level anti-crossing spectra of nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond”
    November 16, 2017
  • Prof. Matvey Fedin, International Tomography Center, SB RAS
    “Applications of EPR in MOF research”
    November 16, 2017
  • Prof. Elena Bagryanskaya, N.N.Vorozhtsov Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry, SB RAS
    “Pulse Dipole EPR measurements at Ambitient Temperature”
    November 16, 2017
  • Dr. Ryan Babbush, Google Inc., Venice, CA, USA
    “Towards Practical Quantum Chemistry on a Quantum Computer”
    March 29, 2017
  • Dr. Hiroyuki Nakashima, Quantum Chemistry Research Institute, Kyoto, Japan
    “Solving the Non-BO Schrödinger equations and analytical potential curves of small molecules with the free complement method”
    March 29, 2017
  • Dr. Jarrod McClean, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
    “Hybrid quantum-classical computation for chemistry and materials”
    March 29, 2017
  • Dr. Yusaku Kurokawa, Quantum Chemistry Research Institute, Kyoto, Japan
    “Solving the Schrödinger Equation of Harmonium Systems with the Free-Complement Local-Schrödinger-Equation method”
    March 29, 2017
  • Dr. Satoru Yamamoto, Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University”Computational Control and Measurement Approaches for Electron Spin Resonance Based Quantum Computers”
    March 29, 2017
  • Dr. Kenji Sugisaki, Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University
    “Quantum chemical calculations of open shell molecules on quantum computers”
    March 29, 2017
  • Prof. Joonsuk Huh, Department of Chemistry, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    “Quantum simulation of molecular spectroscopy”
    March 30, 2017
  • Mr. Atsuroh Hiroe, Watson Division, IBM Japan, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
    “What can Watson do in the university education and administration?”
    March 30, 2017


  • Prof.  Konstantin Ivanov, International Tomography Center, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Spin hyperpolarization: Overview of existing techniques and potential applications
    October 7, 2016
  • Dr. Nike Dattani, Dept. of Chemistry, The Univ. of Oxford, UK & Fukui Institute for Fundamental Chemistry, Kyoto University, Japan
    Reducing multi-qubit interactions in adiabatic quantum computation without adding auxiliary qubits
    March 30, 2016
  • Dr. Satoru Yamamoto, Dept. of Chemistry & Molecular Materials Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University, Japan
    Adiabatic quantum computation on molecular spin (MSQ) quantum computers
    March 30, 2016
  • Prof. Chiranjib Mitra, Dept. of Physic, Physical Science, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata, India
    Probing quantum phase transitions using tools of quantum information processing
    March 29, 2016
  • Dr. Elham Hosseini, Dept. of Chemistry & Molecular Materials Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University, Japan
    Quantum control in molecular spin qubits
    March 29, 2016
  • Dr. Kenji Sugisaki, Dept. of Chemistry & Molecular Materials Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University, Japan
    Quantum chemistry on quantum computers: General survey and what can we do?
    March 29, 2016


  • Prof. Konstantin L. Ivanov, International Tomography Center, SB RAS, Russia
    Long-lived spin states as a source of contrast in magnetic resonance spectroscopy and imaging
    November 12, 2015
  • Prof. Yoh Matsuki, Osaka University, Japan
    Advanced instrumentation for dynamic nuclear polarization-enhanced solid-state NMR at high fields and low temperatures
    November 12, 2015
  • Prof. Floriana Tuna, The University of Manchester, UK
    Qubit assemblies based on antiferromagnetic rings
    November 12, 2015
  • Prof. Alexandra V. Yurkovskaya, International Tomography Center SB RAS, Russia
    Time-resolved and magnetic field dependent CIDNP study of short-lived radical intermediates of biomolecules
    November 12, 2015
  • Prof. Hans-Martin Vieth, International Tomography Center, SB RAS, Russia and Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
    High-resolution NMR at variable field: Spin relaxation and hyperpolarization studies
    November 12, 2015
  • Dr. Carlo Andrea Rozzi, CNR-Instituto Nanoscience, Univ. of
    Modena & Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Ultrafast dynamics in light-harvesting and photovoltaics: a theoretical and experimental investigation
    May 22, 2015
  • Dr. Stefano Pittalis, CNR-Instituto Nanoscience, Univ. of
    Modena & Reggio Emilia, Italy
    A round-trip journey from spin-entanglement in atoms and molecules
    to density functional theory
    May 22, 2015
  • Dr. James Whitfield, Univ. of Vienna, Austria
    Electronic dynamics and structure on quantum computers
    January 8, 2015
  • Dr. Daniel Burgarth, Aberystwyth Univ., UK
    Global quantum control of client nuclear spin qubits by a single electron spin qubit (provisional)
    January 8, 2015


  • Prof. Elena Bagryanskaya (Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russia)
    Nitroxide and trytil radicals as spin probes for materials science and biochemistry
    November 17, 2014
  • Prof. Stephen Hill (Florida State University, USA)
    International collaborative research into molecular nanomagnetism at National High Magnetic Field Loboratory
    November 17, 2014
  • Prof. Kev Salikhov (Zavoisky Physical-Technical Institute, Russian Academy of Science, Kazan, Russia)
    November 11, 2014
  • Prof. Takayuki Ishida, Department of Engineering Science, The University of Electro-Communications
    4f-3d and 4f-2p heterospin molecular magnets
    June 3, 2014


  • Dr. Floriana Tuna, The University of Manchester, UK
    Single molecule magnetism in lanthanide and actinide complexes
    November 21, 2013
  • Prof. Tadaaki Ikoma, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University
    Carrier Dynamics in Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cell Explored by an Electron Spin
    November 6, 2013
  • Prof. Matvey Fedin, International Tomography Center, SB RAS, Russia
    Recent results on EPR of copper-nitroxide based “breathing crystals”
    October 7, 2013
  • Dr. Daniel Burgarth, Institute of Mathematics and Physics, Aberystwyth University, UK
    Quantum control of a spin star
    August 29, 2013


  • Mr. Simone Ferrari, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Realization of Planar Resonators for Measuring Spin Dynamics on Nanomagnets
    November 5, 2012
  • Ms. Lauren Jarocha, Department of Chemistry, The University of North Carolina, USA
    Excited State Quenching of Ru[(bpy)2(bpz)] by Proton Coupled Electron Transfer
    August 23, 2012
  • Prof. Olav Schiemann, Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, University of Bonn、Germany
    PELDOR: From small molecules to biomacromolecular complexes
    July 26, 2012
  • Dr. Arzhang Ardavan, The Clarendon Laboratory, Oxford University, UK
    Quantum information processing in molecular magnets and other interesting systems
    July 19, 2012


  • Prof. Paul M. Lahti, University of Massachusetts, Amhurst, USA
    Crystal organization strategies for tuning exchange and magnetism in organic radical soft materials
    December 1, 2011
  • Prof. Koichi Yamashita, Department of Chemical System Engineering, School of Engineering, The university of Tokyo, Japan
    Theoretical design of the materials for solar energy conversion
    October 24, 2011


  • Prof. Kiyonori Takegoshi, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Japan
    Progress in Modern Solid-State NMR
    May 19, 2010