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Invited conference talks

  1. Chiral effects in strong magnetic backgrounds: from QCD to condensed matter physics, The 15th International Conference on QCD in Extreme Conditions (XQCD 2017), Pisa, Italy, June 26-28, 2017
  2. A series of six lectures on (i) magnetic catalysis, (ii) QCD in strong magnetic fields, (iii) graphene and (iv) Dirac and Weyl materials, The sixth Huada School on QCD, Wuhan, China, May 29 - June 2, 2017
  3. Physics of strong magnetic field, KEK theory center workshop on Hadron and Nuclear Physics in 2017 (KEK-HN-2017), KEK, Tsukuba, Japan, January 7-10, 2017
  4. Chiral matter in magnetic field, RIKEN workshop on Chiral Matter: from quarks to Dirac semimetals, RIKEN, Wako, Japan, December 5-8, 2016
  5. Anomalous chiral plasmas: from Dirac semimetals to cosmology, mini-workshop Condensed matter physics meets relativistic quantum field theory, University of Tours, Tours, France, June 13-15, 2016
  6. Anomalous chiral plasmas: finite size and inhomogeneity effects, Workshop on Magnetic Fields in Hadron Physics, ICTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research, Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 9-13, 2016
  7. Anomaly-driven chiral magnetic effects, the 1st CORE-U International Conference: Intense Fields and Extreme Universe, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan, March 7-8, 2016
  8. Chirality in magnetized relativistic plasma, workshop "Magnetic Fields in Strongly Interacting Matter", Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands, November 20-23, 2015
  9. Magnetism and chirality in QCD, KITPC program "sQGP and Extreme QCD", Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics China, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, May 10 - June 6, 2015
  10. Chiral asymmetry in magnetized stellar matter, Workshop on Quarks and Compact Stars, Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Peking University, Beijing, China, October 20-22, 2014
  11. Chiral asymmetry: A remarkable form of magnetization in relativistic matter, The 2nd workshop on QCD vacuum and matter under strong magnetic field, Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, October 15-17, 2014
  12. Quantum Magnetic Phenomena: From QCD to Dirac semimetals, Low Energy Challenges for High Energy Physicists conference, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, ON, Canada, May 26-30, 2014
  13. Chiral separation effect: from high energy to Dirac and Weyl semimetals, Workshop on Effective Field Theories for Quantum Many-Body Systems, Instituto de Fsica Terica, Universidad Autnoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, January 15-17, 2014
  14. Radiative corrections to chiral separation effect, The 10th biannual workshop Continuous Advances in QCD (CAQCD_2013), Minneapolis, MN, May 16-19, 2013
  15. Many facets of magnetic catalysis, Workshop on QCD vacuum and matter under strong magnetic field, Institute of High Energy Physics, CAS, Beijing, April 30, 2013
  16. Radiative corrections to chiral separation effect in QED, Workshop on QCD vacuum and matter under strong magnetic field, Institute of High Energy Physics, CAS, Beijing, April 29, 2013
  17. Magnetized vacuum and matter: from magnetic catalysis to chiral asymmetry, Workshop on QCD in strong magnetic fields, Trento, Italy, November 12-16, 2012
  18. Fast chemical equilibration via Hagedorn states in heavy ion collisions, Symposium on Contemporary Subatomic Physics (JoeFest), Montreal, Canada, June 12-14, 2012
  19. Abnormal normal ground state of dense relativistic matter in a magnetic field, international workshop "New Frontiers in QCD 2010 Exotic Hadron Systems and Dense Matter", Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan, March 10, 2010
  20. Relativistic dynamics in graphene: Magnetic Catalysis & Quantum Hall Effect, XII Mexican Workshop on Particles and Fields, Mazatlan, Mexico, November 9-14, 2009
  21. Transport Properties of Stellar Quark Matter, EMMI International workshop Quark-gluon plasma meets cold atoms, GSI, Darmstadt, Germany, September 25, 2008
  22. Magnetization of color-flavor-locked matter, international workshop "New Frontiers in QCD 2008 Fundamental Problems in Hot and/or Dense Matter", Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan, March 11, 2008
  23. What is the true ground state of dense QCD? (Discussion Session), YITP International Symposium "Fundamental Problems in Hot and/or Dense QCD", Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan, March 3, 2008
  24. The quest for the ground state of cold dense quark matter, workshop "Exotic States of Hot and Dense Matter and their Dual Description", Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, May 22 - 25, 2007
  25. On recent advances and upsets in color superconductivity, APCTP Focus Program "Search for Exotic State of Dense Matter", APCTP at POSTECH, Pohang, Kyungbuk, Korea, June 19-24, 2006
  26. Color superconductivity, International Conference on Strong & Electroweak Matter 2006, Brookhaven National Laboratory, May 10-13, 2006
  27. Dense baryon matter: progress and difficulties, International Workshop on QCD at Finite Density, ECT* Trento, Italy, March 21-25, 2006
  28. The many phases of color-superconducting quark matter, DESY Theory Workshop, Hamburg, Germany, September 28-30, 2005
  29. Neutrino trapping in a color superconductor, Workshop on Pairing in Fermionic Systems: Beyond the BCS Theory, INT, University of Washington, Seattle, September 19-23, 2005
  30. Color superconductivity in dense quark matter, Workshop on Extreme QCD, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, August 2-5, 2005
  31. QCD phase diagram, Workshop on Exploring the Phase Diagram of Strongly Interacting Matter, State University of New York at Stony Brook, November 16 - 17, 2004
  32. Gapless phases of color superconducting matter, The 8th International Conference on Strangeness in Quark Matter (SQM2004), Cape Town, South Africa, September 15 - 20, 2004
  33. Phases of high baryon density QCD, The 4th Biennial Meeting of the International Association for Relativistic Dynamics, Saas Fee, Switzerland, June 12 - 19, 2004
  34. Theory of gapless superconductivity in quark matter, NATO Advanced Study Institute “Structure and Dynamics of Elementary Matter”, Kemer, Turkey, September 22 - October 2, 2003
  35. Gapless color superconductivity in quark matter, miniworkshop “Aspects of nonperturbative QCD: hadrons and thermodynamics”, Rostock, Germany, July 14-15, 2003
  36. Speculations about cooling of compact stars, (jpg) International Workshop SCGT’02, “Strong Coupling Gauge Theories and Effective Field Theories”, Nagoya, Japan, December 10-13, 2002
  37. Quark color superconductivity and the cooling of compact stars, Continuous Advances in QCD 2002/Arkadyfest, Minneapolis, MN 55455, May 17-23, 2002
  38. Collective modes in color superconducting matter, The 6th International Conference on Strangeness Quarks in Matter (SQM2001), Frankfurt/Main, Germany, September 24-29, 2001
  39. Collective modes in color superconducting matter, The 5th Workshop on Quantum Field Theory under the Influence of External Conditions, University of Leipzig, Germany, September 10-14, 2001
  40. Chiral symmetry breaking in weakly coupled QED in a magnetic field, International Workshop on Mathematical Physics: “Today, Priority Technologies – for Tomorrow”, Kiev, Ukraine, May 12-17, 1997

Contributed conference talks

  1. Anomalous inhomogeneous chiral plasma, workshop on Chirality, Vorticity and Magnetic Field in Heavy Ion Collisions, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, February 23-26, 2016
  2. Chiral shift in renormalizable theories in magnetic field, RIKEN-BNL workshop on "P- and CP-odd Effects in Hot and Dense Matter", Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, USA, June 25-27, 2012
  3. Magnetized dense relativistic matter, Eleventh Conference on the Intersections of Particle and Nuclear Physics (CIPANP), St. Petersburg, FL, USA, May 29 - June 3, 2012
  4. Chiral asymmetry and axial anomaly in magnetized relativistic matter, The 19th Particles and Nuclei International Conference (PANIC11), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, July 24-29, 2011
  5. Dynamics in the normal ground state of dense relativistic matter in magnetic field, APS April Meeting 2011, Anaheim, CA, April 30 - May 3, 2011
  6. Magnetic catalysis and chiral shift in dense matter, Strong and Electroweak Matter 2010, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, June 29 - July 2, 2010
  7. Chiral shift in dense relativistic matter in magnetic field, XII Mexican Workshop on Particles and Fields, Mazatlan, Mexico, November 9-14, 2009
  8. Chiral shift at Fermi surface of dense relativistic matter in magnetic field, Bogolyubov Kiev Conference Modern Problems of Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Kyiv, Ukraine, September 15-18, 2009
  9. Chiral asymmetry in relativistic matter in a magnetic field, CIPANP 2009: Tenth Conference on the Intersections of Particle and Nuclear Physics, San Diego, CA, USA, May 26-31, 2009
  10. Surprises in dense relativistic matter in a magnetic field, Mini-workshop on Neutron Stars and Neutrinos, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA, April 15-16, 2009
  11. Bulk viscosity in dense quark matter, Vic Elias Memorial Conference, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada, May 28-30, 2007
  12. Bulk viscosity of strange quark matter, Color Superconductivity mini-workshop, Washington University, St. Louis, USA, March 29, 2007
  13. Transport properties of color superconductors, 19th Annual Midwest Nuclear Theory Get-Together, Argonne National Laboratory, October 14, 2006
  14. Phase diagram of dense QCD with and without neutrino trapping, Neutron Stars at the Crossroads of Fundamental Physics, Vancouver, Canada, August 9-13, 2005
  15. New mechanism for pulsar kicks powered by color superconductivity, QCD@Work 2005, International Workshop on QCD Theory and Experiment, Conversano, Italy, June 16-20, 2005
  16. Compact stars as a laboratory of gapless superconductivity, Collaboration Meeting of Virtual Institute and Research Training Network Initiative, Darmstadt, Germany, October 22-23, 2004
  17. Stable gapless color superconducting phases of dense quark matter, Nuclear Physics Spring Meeting, Cologne, Germany, March 8-12, 2004
  18. Color superconductivity and compact stars, QCD@Work 2003, International Workshop on QCD Theory and Experiment, Conversano, Italy, June 14-18, 2003
  19. Thermal rates for baryon and anti-baryon production, Seventh Workshop on Quantum Chromodynamics, Villefranche-sur-Mer, France, January 6-10, 2003
  20. Quark stars and their cooling, International Workshop on Strong and Electroweak Matter 2002, Heidelberg, Germany, October 2-5, 2002
  21. The effect of color superconductivity on the cooling rate of quark stars, DPF2002: Meeting of the Division of Particles and Fields, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, May 24-28, 2002
  22. Collective modes in color superconducting matter, International Conference on STATISTICAL QCD, ZiF, Bielefeld University, Germany, August 26 - 30, 2001
  23. The diquark pseudo-Nambu-Goldstone bosons in the color superconducting phase, Mini-workshop on “Heavy Ion Reaction Dynamics”, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, November 6-7, 2000
  24. The spectrum of diquark composites in cold dense QCD, DPF2000: Meeting of The Division of Particles and Fields, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, August 9-12, 2000
  25. Chiral symmetry breaking in weakly coupled QED in a magnetic field, International School of Subnuclear Physics, 35th Course: “Highlights: 50 Years Later”, Erice, Italy, August 26 - September 4, 1997
  26. Mass generation in the supersymmetric Nambu-Jona-Lasinio model in an external magnetic field, D. Volkov Memorial Seminar “Supersymmetry and Quantum Field Theory”, Kharkov, Ukraine, January 5-7, 1997
  27. Dynamical chiral symmetry breaking by a magnetic field in QED, Second Ukrainian Conference of Young Scientists, T. Shevchenko Kiev State University, Kiev, Ukraine, May 16-18, 1995
  28. Dimensional reduction and dynamical chiral symmetry breaking by a magnetic field, Scientific Session of the Bogolyubov Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kiev, Ukraine, February 22-23, 1995

Seminars and colloquia

  1. Collective modes in chiral (pseudo)relativistic matter, theoretical physics seminar, Institute of High Energy Physics, CAS, Beijing, June 8, 2017
  2. Transport properties of anomalous chiral plasmas, nuclear theory seminar, J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, June 10, 2016
  3. Many faces of chiral magnetic effects, FIAS colloquium, Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, June 9, 2016
  4. Magnetized relativistic matter: Generalized Landau-level representation and its applications, Nuclear theory seminar, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, July 31, 2015
  5. High-energy research at the tip of a pencil, Science and Mathematics seminar, College of Letters and Sciences, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ, April 8, 2015
  6. Magnetized relativistic plasma as a Weyl metal, Nuclear physics seminar, Department of Physics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, December 3, 2014
  7. Chiral asymmetry in condensed matter physics, Condensed matter physics seminar, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, November 6, 2014
  8. Universal magnetic catalysis, Physics seminar, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, November 6, 2014
  9. Chiral effects in magnetized plasma, High-energy physics seminar, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China, November 5, 2014
  10. Magnetism and chirality in relativistic systems, High energy physics seminar, Department of Physics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, October 30, 2014
  11. Chiral separation effect: Theoretical challenges and applications, Theoretical Physics Seminar, Department of Physics, Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea, March 14, 2014
  12. Magnetic Dance in a Quantum World, Physics Seminar, Theoretical Research Division, Nishina Center, RIKEN, Wako, Japan, March 5, 2014
  13. High-energy research at the tip of a pencil, Physics Colloquium, Department of Physics, Kent State University, Kent, OH, January 30, 2014
  14. Chiral separation effect: Recent developments, Bogolyubov Institute for Theoretical Physics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine, June 10, 2013
  15. Radiative corrections to chiral separation effect in QED, Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, May 3, 2013
  16. Quantum magnetic world, Institute of High Energy Physics, CAS, Beijing, China, April 26, 2013
  17. Relativistic matter in magnetic fields, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, USA, September 16, 2011
  18. Relativistic Dynamics and Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking in Graphene, YITP Colloquium, Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan, March 15, 2010
  19. Neutron vs. Quark Stars, Cosmology Journal Club, Aizona State University, Tempe, AZ, April 21, 2009
  20. Chiral asymmetry in relativistic matter in a magnetic field,
    Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria, July 9, 2009
    J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, July 16, 2009
  21. Graphene: Symmetry breaking in the carbon Flatland,
    Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, October 13, 2008
    Washington University, St. Louis, MO, July 30, 2008
  22. Color-flavor locked superconductor in a magnetic field, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, August 13, 2007
  23. Condensed quark matter, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, United Kingdom, June 20, 2007
  24. Exotic States of Matter at the Heart of Neutron Stars, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, May 3, 2007
  25. Transport properties of color superconductors, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, September 21, 2006
  26. Unconventional Cooper pairing in dense quark matter, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, May 16, 2006
  27. Introduction into color superconductivity, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, April 26, 2006
  28. Unconventional Cooper pairing in dense quark matter, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA, April 17, 2006
  29. Quest for new states of matter in stars, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL, March 10, 2006
  30. Cooper pairing under stress, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, March 7, 2006
  31. Superconducting phases of quark matter, University of Leipzig, Germany, January 19, 2006
  32. Invited review talk and two lectures on color superconductivity, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute), Potsdam, Germany, November 1-3, 2005
  33. Color superconductivity, Bielefeld University, Germany, October 27, 2005
  34. Towards phase diagram of neutral dense matter, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, May 10, 2005
  35. The current crisis in the understanding of QCD phase diagram, Rockefeller University, USA, November 18, 2004
  36. On recent progress in color superconductivity, Institute for Physics, Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany, October 26, 2004
  37. Color superconductivity and compact stars, (Lecture I: Introduction into color superconductivity & Lecture II: Color superconductivity in neutral matter), International Summer School and Workshop on Hot points in astrophysics and cosmology, Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia, August 2 - 13, 2004
  38. Chromomagnetic instability in cold dense quark matter, Bielefeld University, Germany, July 8, 2004
  39. Gapless superconductivity in dense quark matter, Institute of Theoretical Physics, L’Ecole Polytechnique F´ed´erale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, June 4, 2004
  40. Gluon puzzle of gapless superconductivity, INT-04-1 program “QCD and Dense Matter: From Lattices to Stars”, Institute for Nuclear Theory, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, May 28, 2004
  41. Gapless superconductivity — from quark matter to atomic gases,
    Symposium of the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, February 25, 2004
    Physics Colloquium, Pontificia Universidad Cat´olica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, March 18, 2004
  42. Gapless color superconductivity, Nordita, Copenhagen, Denmark, February 17, 2004
  43. Spontaneous rotational symmetry breaking in gauged sigma-model, J.W. Goethe-University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, November 21, 2003
  44. Color superconductivity and compact stars,
    Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, April 16, 2003;
    Universitry of Conecticut, Storrs, April 10, 2003;
    Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Canada, April 3, 2003;
    University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, April 1, 2003
  45. New method for calculating thermal baryon-antibaryon production rates, SUNY, Stony Brook, April 15, 2003
  46. Transport properties of color-flavor locked quark matter inside compact stars, Instituto de Fisica Corpuscular, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain, November 28, 2002
  47. Optically opaque color-flavor locked phase inside compact stars, J.W. Goethe-University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, November 8, 2002
  48. Cooling of quark stars, Discussion of Several Issues in Color Superconductivity, Institute for Theoretical Physics, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA, May 5, 2002
  49. Cold dense quark matter, Jefferson Lab, February 11, 2002
  50. Exotic excitations in dense quark matter and the Anderson-Higgs mechanism, Nordita/NBI, Denmark, October 1, 2001
  51. Microscopic approach to color superconductivity of dense quark matter, Argonne National Laboratory, May 31, 2001
  52. Diquark Pseudo-Nambu-Goldstone Bosons in Color Superconducting Quark Matter, Nagoya University, Japan, February 2, 2001
  53. Diquarks in the color superconducting phase of cold dense QCD, University of Minnesota, September 28, 2000
  54. Diquarks in the color superconducting phase of cold dense QCD, T-division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, July 21, 2000
  55. Gorkov type effective action in the color superconducting phase of cold dense QCD, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Chicago, March 6, 2000
  56. The Gorkov type effective action in the color superconducting phase of cold dense QCD, TNT Colloquium, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, February 8, 2000
  57. The effective potential of the composite field in the color superconducting phase of QCD, Nuclear Theory Seminar, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, January 20, 2000
  58. The effective potential of the composite field in the color superconducting phase of QCD, Special Nuclear Theory Seminar, MIT, January 6, 2000
  59. What is hot about cold dense quark matter?, HEP Seminar, Institute of Theoretical Science, University of Oregon, January 18, 2000
  60. What is hot about cold dense quark matter?, HEP Seminar, Physics Department, University of Cincinnati, November 8, 1999
  61. Some issues on color superconductivity in cold dense QCD,
    HEP Theory Seminar, Columbia University, November 15, 1999
    Nuclear Theory Seminar, State University of New York at Stony Brook, November 18, 1999
    Nuclear Theory / RIKEN Seminar, Brookhaven National Laboratory, November 19, 1999
  62. Schwinger-Dyson approach to color superconductivity in dense QCD, HEP Seminar, Physics Department, University of Cincinnati, May 25, 1999
  63. Magnetic catalysis and its potential role during electroweak phase transition, HEP Seminar, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Chicago, May 4, 1999
  64. Theory of chiral symmetry breaking by magnetic field in QED, HEP Seminar, Department of Physics, Virginia Tech, February 26, 1999
  65. One-loop low energy effective action in QED in 2+1 and 3+1 dimensions,
    HEP Seminar, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of British Columbia, July 6, 1998
    HEP Seminar, Physics Department, Purdue University, April 14, 1998
    HEP/Astro Seminar, Physics Department, Ohio State University, April 8, 1998
  66. Magnetic catalysis of chiral symmetry breaking, HEP Seminar, Physics Department, University of Cincinnati, October 28, 1997
  67. Monopole condensation in N=1 supersymmetric model, HEP Seminar, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Western Ontario, October 17, 1996
  68. A dual description of supersymmetric models, HEP Seminar, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Western Ontario, June 19, 1996
  69. Instantons and SUSY, HEP Seminar, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Western Ontario, January 17 and January 31, 1996
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