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Monday, March 1, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pmVirtual Event
General Physics Colloquium, Professor Carl Bender, Washington University
Title: PT Symmetry
Host: Veit Elser and Ben Gregory
Abstract: By using complex-variable methods one can extend conventional Hermitian quantum theories into the complex domain. The result is a huge and exciting new class of parity-time-symmetric (PT-symmetric) theories whose remarkable physical properties are currently under intense study by theorists and experimentalists. Many theoretical predictions have been verified in recent beautiful laboratory experiments.
This talk will be given via Zoom, and the link is emailed to the Physics listserv the week of the talk. If you are not on the listserv, please contact Sue Sullivan at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday at 3:00 pm to request the link.