Principles of Quantum Matter

A Symposium to Celebrate Charles Kane’s 60th Birthday

August 9-11, 2023

Glandt Forum
Singh Center for Nanotechnology
3205 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

UPenn Physicist Charles Kane. Photography by Peter Tobia, Dec. 1, 2014.

Conference Organizers

Liang Fu (MIT)
Ben Wieder (Université Paris-Saclay/MIT)
Liang Wu (Penn)
Arjun Yodh (Penn)


Department of Physics and Astronomy
The Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter


Ben Wieder (Université Paris-Saclay/MIT)


Leon Balents, University of California Santa Barbara Eugene Mele, University of Pennsylvania
B. Andrei Bernevig, Princeton University Joel Moore, University of California, Berkeley
Martin Claassen, University of Pennsylvania Philip W. Phillips, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sankar Das Sarma, University of Maryland Leo Radzihovsky, University of Colorado Boulder
Matthew Fisher, University of California Santa Barbara Nicholas Read, Yale University
Eduardo Fradkin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Ady Stern, Weizmann Institute of Science
Steven M. Girvin, Yale University Jeffery Teo, University of Virginia
F. Duncan M. Haldane, Princeton University (tentative) Senthil Todadri, MIT
M. Zahid Hasan, Princeton University Ashvin Vishwanath, Harvard University
Moty Heiblum, Weizmann Institute of Science Liang Wu, University of Pennsylvania
Patrick A. Lee, MIT Ali Yazdani, Princeton University
Allan H. MacDonald, University of Texas at Austin Fan Zhang, University of Texas at Dallas


Registration for this event is required.

Registration Link

Travel Information

For information on local accommodations, visit the University's website.