Schedule

Friday, September 21, Arrival to Finland

18:00 – 20:00 Poster session @ Low Temperature Laboratory

Saturday, September 22

09:00 Pertti Hakonen: Welcome to Cryocourse 2018, introduction and instructions
09:15 Christian Enss: Vacuum and cryoliquids
10:30 Coffee
11:00 Juha Tuoriniemi: Heat transfer

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Erkki Thuneberg: Thermodynamics
15:30 Coffee
16:00 Juha Tuoriniemi: Dilution refrigerators
17:30 Viktor Tsepelin: Thermometry

18:30 Free time

Sunday, September 23

09:00 Vladimir Eltsov: Introduction to superfluids and superconductivity
10:30 Coffee
11:00 Juha Hassel: Josephson junction and SQUID based technology

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Francesco Giazotto: Advanced Josephson junction measurement technology
15:30 Coffee
16:00 Christian Enss: Cryogenic detectors
17:30 Exercises *

18:30 Free time

Monday, September 24

09:00 Michael Roukes: NEMS fundamentals
10:30 Coffee
11:00 Michael Roukes: NEMS applications

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Departure to BlueFors Cryogenics
14:30 Tour and lecture @ BlueFors Cryogenics – Anssi Salmela: Primer on Cryocoolers
17:30 Transport back to Otaniemi and Free time

Tuesday, September 25

09:00 Joonas Peltonen: Nanostructures combined  with refrigeration
10:30 Coffee
11:00 Jukka Pekola: Nanothermometry and quantum engines

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Pertti Hakonen: Basics of noise and parametric amplifiers
15:30 Coffee
16:00 Frank Deppe: Measurements using squeezed microwaves
17:30 Exercises *  

18:30 Sauna party – experience the essence of Finnish identity and culture

Wednesday, September 26

09:00 Jack Harris: Superfluid optomechanics
10:30 Coffee
11:00 Mika Sillanpää: Microwave techniques at low temperatures

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Sorin Paraoanu: Quantum enhanced metrology
15:30 Coffee
16:00 Exercises *
17:00 Juha Hassel: Kinetic inductance devices  and THz-techniques
17:45 Visit to OtaNano nanofabrication facilities
18:30 Closing session

*Exercises

Exercise A: Microwave techniques, instructor Teemu Elo
Exercise B: Thermometry, instructor Alexander Savin
Exercise C: Lab tour, instructor Vladimir Eltsov