ICM2024 is proud to announce the Focus Symposia, special sessions based on Invited talks and reflecting the hottest topics proposed by the magnetism community.

Altermagnetism

Chairs: Ryotaro Arita University of Tokyo, Jairo Sinova Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Igor Mazin George Mason University

Invited Speakers:

Tomas Jungwirth, Institute of Physics Czech Academy of Sciences, Cz
Anna Hellenes, University of Mainz, Germany
Hikaru Watanabe, University of Tokyo, Japan
Rafael Fernandes, University of Minnesota, USA
Sayantika Bhowal, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

Nonequilibrium orbital magnetism towards Orbitronics

Chairs: Pietro Gambardella ETH Zürich, Dongwook Go Forschungszentrum Jülich

Invited Speakers:

Tatiana G. Rappoport University of Minho, PT
Kyung-Jin Lee  Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology,KR
Maria Teresa Mercaldo Università di Salerno, Italy
Federico Mazzola Università di Venezia,Italy
Young-Gwan Choi MPI, Dresden, Germany

Strange metals in strongly correlated electron systems

Chairs: Silke Buehler-Paschen TU Vienna, Qimiao Si Rice University

Invited Speakers:

Haoyu Hu Donostia International Physics Center, Spain
Todadri Senthil MIT, USA
Kazushi Kanoda MPI Stuttgart and University of Tokyo
Diana M. Kirschbaum TU Wien, Austria
Zhi-Xun Shen Stanford University, USA

Recent advances in superconductivity

Chairs: Vidya Madhavan University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Jinguang Cheng Chinese Academy of Science

Invited Speakers:

Xianhui Chen, University of Science and Technology of China
Ziqiang Wang, Boston College, USA
Priscilla Rosa LANL, USA
John Mitchell, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Harold Hwang, Stanford University, USA

Magnetism in the age of AI

Chairs: Thomas Schrefl-Danube University Krem and Dagmar Goll Aalen University

Invited Speakers:

Gerhard Schneider, Aalen University, DE
Tadakatsu Ohkubo, National Institute for Materials Science(NIMS), Japan
Heike Herper, Uppsala University, SE
Nicola Morley, University of Sheffield, UK
Arbaaz  Khan, McGill University, Canada

 

The role of magnetism and magnetic materials in the energy transition

Chair: Oliver Gutfleisch TU Darmstadt

Invited Speakers:

Nora Dempsey, CNRS Grenoble, France
Jinbo Yang, Peking University , China
Gerd Bramerdorfer, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Badrinath Veluri,  Grundfos A/S, Germany
Konstantin Skokov, TU Darmstadt, Germany

Magnetism and Spintronics at the 2D/Interface Frontier

Chairs: Pierre Seneor CNRS/Thales

Invited Speakers:

Josè Lado, Aalto University, Finland
Pascal Ruffieux,  EMPA, Switzerland
Marco Gibertini, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Marta Galbiati,  University of Valencia, Spain
Mattia Benini, CNR-ISMN, Italy

Spins and Chirality

Chairs: Sang-Wook Cheong Rutgers University, Roberta Sessoli University of Florence

Invited Speakers:

Takuya Satoh Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Riccardo Comin MIT, USA
Magalí Lingenfelder EPFL, Switzerland
Alessandro Stroppa CNR-SPIN, Italy
Martina Basini ETH, Zurich, Switzerland

Strain, texture, and flexure in magnetic architectures

Chairs: Denys Makarov HZRD Germany, Massimiliano Marangolo INSP France and Gaspare Varvaro CNR-ISM Italy

Invited Speakers:

Alexander Edström, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Damien Faurie Université, Sorbonne Paris Nord, Paris, France
Oliver Gutfleisch, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Carmine Ortix, Salerno University , Italy
Sol H. Jacobsen, Norwegian University of Science and technology, Norway

Frontiers in Magnonics

Chairs: Hans Huebl Walther-Meissner-Institut and Andrii Chumak University of Vienna

Invited Speakers:

Toeno van der Sar, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Tomosato Hioki, University of Tokyo, Japan
Philipp Pirro, Rheinland-Pfälzische Technische Universität, DE
Silvia Viola-Kusminskiy, Institute for Theoretical Condensed Matter, Aachen, DE
Jian-Qiang You,  Zhejiang University, China