Program Schedule

7/16 (Wed)

7/17 (Thr)

7/18 (Fri)

7/19 (Sat)



Preconference tour at Seoul /

Moving to Seoul Station

(detailed schedule may change)


09:00-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:15 Opening


 Organizers' announcement


 Organizers' announcement

A 10:15-11:15;

              H.-J. Lee



     P. Müller

     T. Yamashita


E 08:35-10:35;

              K. Kadowaki

     R. A. Klemm

     T. Koyama

     L. Ozyuzer

     X. Hu

I 09:05-10:35;

       P. A. Warburton

     V. M. Krasnov

     Yu. I. Latyshev

     Yu. M. Shukrinov


          Coffee break


          Coffee break


          Coffee break

B 11:30-12:30;

          N. F. Pedersen

     I. Iguchi

     M. Tachiki

F 10:50-12:20;

              M. Machida

     A. V. Ustinov

     M.-H. Bae

     R. Kleiner

J 10:50-12:10;

             A. Ustinov

     K. Nakajima

     J. Chen

     M. B. Gaifullin




 Lunch / Setting up posters



 Concluding; P. Müller

 Organizers' announcement

C 13:45-15:45;

                 X. Hu

     L. N. Bulaevskii

     K. Kadowaki

     N. F. Pedersen

     H. Wang

G 13:45-15:35;

                K. Hirata

     G. Oya

     H.-J. Lee

     F. V. Kusmartsev

     S. Ooi




 Local tour including dinner


          Coffee break


 Photo session, coffee break



Registration at the lobby of POSCO Int. Center



Tour participants; moving from Seoul to Daegu by express train/

Moving to Pohang by limousine bus


D 16:10-18:00;

              R. Kleiner


     T. Hatano

     A. E. Koshelev

     K. Hirata

     I. Kakeya

H 16:00-18:30;

           Yu. I. Latyshev

     X. Y. Jin

     M. Machida

     S. P. Zhao

     P. A. Warburton

     M. Suzuki



P 18:50-20:30

Poster session with a light meal and beverages


July 17 (Thursday)

        9:00-10:00  Registration;      Lobby of POSCO Int. Center

        10:00-10:15  Opening ;    Auditorium, POSCO Int. Center

A      10:15 - 11:15

Chair:  H.-J. Lee

[Opening Session]

A1    10:15-10:45   P. Müller (Univ. Erlangen-Nürnberg);   The physics of intrinsic Josephson effects

A2     10:45-11:15  T. Yamashita (National Institute for Materials Science);  Story of epoch-making THz emission from high-Tc superconductors

        11:15 - 11:30  Coffee Break

B      11:30 - 12:30

Chair:  N. F. Pedersen

[Teraherz Emission - I]

B1     11:30-12:00   I. Iguchi (National Institute for Materials Science);   Microwave and THz emission   from high-Tc superconductors - comparison of recent works with earlier ones

B2     12:00-12:30  M. Tachiki (University of Tokyo);  Mechanism of terahertz electromagnetic wave emission from intrinsic Josephson junctions

        12:30 - 13:45  Lunch

C      13:45 - 15:45

Chair:  X. Hu

[Teraherz Emission - II]

C1     13:45-14:15   L. N. Bulaevskii (Los Alamos National Laboratory);   Stimulated radiation due to Josephson oscillations in layered superconductors

C2     14:15-14:45  K. Kadowaki (University of Tsukuba);  Josephson LASER operating in a layered superconductor

C3     14:45-15:15   N. F. Pedersen (Technical University of Denmark);   THz generation using fluxon dynamics in high temperature superconductor Josephson junctions

C4     15:15-15:45  H. B. Wang (National Institute for Materials Science);  THz emission from large intrinsic Josephson junctions

        15:45 - 16:10  Coffee Break

D      16:10 - 18:00

Chair:  R. Kleiner

[Josephson Vortex Dynamics - I]

D1     16:10-16:40   T. Hatano (National Institute for Materials Science);   Switching between vortex-flow and pinned states in intrinsic Josephson junctions

D2     16:40-17:10  A. E. Koshelev (Argonne National Laboratory);  Electrodynamics of Josephson vortex lattice in layered superconductors

D3     17:10-17:40   K. Hirata (National Institute for Materials Science);   Controlling Josephson-vortex motion in intrinsically-stacked Josephson junctions of Bi-2212

D4     17:40-18:00  I. Kakeya (University of Tsukuba);  Single flux-quantum penetrations and Josephson vortex flow in Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+mesoscopic junctions

        18:40 - 21:00  Conference Banquet

July 18 (Friday)

E      8:30 - 10:35

Chair:  K. Kadowaki

[Teraherz Emission - III]

E1     8:30 - 8:35   Organizers' announcement

E2     8:35 - 9:05   R. A. Klemm (University of Central Florida);   Angular dependence of the radiation power of a Josephson TASER

E3     9:05 - 9:35   T. Koyama (Tohoku University);   Electromagnetic wave emission in intrinsic Josephson junction stacks

E4     9:35-10:05  L. Ozyuzer (Izmir Institute of Technology);  Emission of THz waves at locally high temperatures in Bi2212

E5     10:05-10:35  X. Hu (National Institute for Materials Science);  New dynamic states in layered cuprate superconductors under voltage bias and THz radiation

        10:35 - 10:50  Coffee Break

F      10:50 - 12:20

Chair:  M. Machida

[Macroscopic Quantum Phenomena - I]

F1     10:50-11:20  A. V. Ustinov (Universität Karlsruhe);  Energy level quantization in a Josephson junction: Can one distinguish it from classical plasma resonance?

F2     11:20-11:50  M.-H. Bae (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign);  Quantized energy levels in quantum and thermal regimes in current-biased intrinsic Josephson junctions

F3     11:50-12:20   R. Kleiner (University of Tübingen);   Laser imaging of BSCCO intrinsic Josephson junctions

        12:20 - 13:45  Lunch and Setting up Posters

G      13:45 - 15:35

Chair:  K. Hirata

[Josephson Vortex Dynamics - II]

G1     13:45-14:15   G. Oya (Utsunomiya University);   Resonant states in vortex flow in stacked intrinsic Josephson junctions of (Bi1-xPbx)2Sr2CaCu2Oy

G2     14:15-14:45   H.-J. Lee (Pohang University of Sci. and Tech.);   Evolution of Josephson-vortex-flow subbranch splitting in intrinsic Josephson junctions

G3     14:45-15:15  F. V. Kusmartsev (Loughborough University);  Flux cloning and other vortex shape excitations in extended Josephson junctions

G4     15:15-15:35  S. Ooi (National Institute for Materials Science);  Vortex lattice melting in intrinsic Josephson junctions

        15:35 - 16:00  Coffee Break

H      16:00 - 18:30

Chair:  Yu. I. Latyshev

[Macroscopic Quantum Phenomena - II]

H1     16:00-16:30   X. Y. Jin (Univ. Erlangen-Nürnberg);  The road to high-Tc intrinsic phase qubits

H2     16:30-17:00  M. Machida ( Japan Atomic Energy Agency);  Quantum dynamics, synchronization, and electromagnetic wave emission in intrinsic Josephson junctions

H3     17:00-17:30   S. P. Zhao (Institute of Physics);   Macroscopic quantum tunneling phenomena and single-electron tunneling spectra in Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d intrinsic Josephson junctions

H4     17:30-18:00  P. A. Warburton (University College London);  Switching of moderately-damped Josephson junctions

H5     18:00-18:30  M. Suzuki (Kyoto University);   Fabrication of small mesas consisting of a few intrinsic Josephson junctions and their tunneling characteristics

P      18:50 - 20:30

        Poster session with a light meal and beverages

July 19 (Saturday)

I       9:00 - 10:35

Chair:  P. A. Warburton

[Novel Phenomena]

I1      9:00 - 9:05   Organizers' announcement

I2      9:05 - 9:35   V. M. Krasnov (Stockholm University);   Doping-induced change in the interlayer transport mechanism of Bi-2212

I3      9:35-10:05  Yu. I. Latyshev (Institute of Radio-Engineering and Electromics RAS);  Subterahertz response of Bi-2212 mesas and Landau level spectroscopy on graphite mesas

I4     10:05-10:35  Yu. M. Shukrinov (Joint Institute for Nuclear Reasearch);  Breakpoint and return currents in the stack of intrinsic Josephson junctions

        10:35 - 10:50  Coffee Break

J       10:50 - 12:10

Chair:  A. Ustinov

[Microwave Response]

J1     10:50-11:20   K. Nakajima (Yamagata University);   Response of collective plasma modes in intrinsic Josephson junctions to electromagnetic stimulation

J2     11:20-11:50  J. Chen (Nanjing Univ.);  High frequency responses of intrinsic Josephson junctions

J3     11:50-12:10  M. B. Gaifullin (Loughborough University);  Phase locking of whole Josephson junctions in stacked array in Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d  under microwave irradiation

        12:10 - 12:30  Concluding ;   P. Müller

        12:30 - 14:45  Lunch

        14:00 - 20:00  Local Tour Including Dinner


                Yangdong Folk Village


List of Poster Presentations

P      18:50 - 20:30    [July 18 (Friday)]   with a light meal and beverages


P1      G. Lee (Pohang University of Sci. and Tech.)  Observation of macroscopic quantum tunneling of Josephson vortices out of collective pinning potential

P2      J. Fenton (University College London)  Asymmetry variation in distributions of switching currents in moderately damped Josephson junctions

P3      S. Saleem (University College London)  Measurements of switching-current distributions of higher order intrinsic Josephson junctions

P4      H. Kashiwaya (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)  Switching dynamics of strongly coupled Josephson junctions

P5      D.-K. Ki (Pohang University of Sci. and Tech.)  Possible observation of spin-triplet superconductivity at a superconductor/ferromagnet interface

P6      J.-H. Park  (Pohang University of Sci. and Tech.)  Pseudogap behavior examined by interlayer tunneling in overdoped Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d

P7      Y.-D. Jin  (Pohang University of Sci. and Tech.)   Josephson vortex dynamics in the presence of pancake vortices in naturally stacked Josephson junctions

P8      S. Lin (National Institute for Materials Science)  Phase dynamics in intrinsic Josephson Junctions and their electrodynamics

P9      S. Saini (Cheju National University)  Growth of single phase Bi2Sr2Ca2Cu3O10+d (Bi-2223) single crystal whisker

P10      T. Yamamoto (University of Tsukuba)   Fabrication and Characterization of Small Intrinsic Josephson Junctions from a Bulk Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d single crystal

P11    M. Tsujimoto (University of Tsukuba)   Fabrication of Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d  mesa structures for terahertz radiation

P12    H. Yamaguchi (University of Tsukuba)   Emission of electromagnetic wave at THz frequencies generated higher harmonics of THz emission from intrinsic Josephson junctions systems of Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d

P13    K. Yamaki (University of Tsukuba)   Directivity Measurement of THz Emission from Rectangular Mesa of Intrinsic Josephson Junctions

P14    B. Markovic (University of Tsukuba)   Experimental Study for THz electromagnetic waves emitted from intrinsic Josephson junctions in single crystalline Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+d