Invited Speakers

Go to Wolfgang Belzig

Wolfgang Belzig

University of Konstanz, Germany

Go to Philippe Dollfus

Philippe Dollfus

Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, France

Go to Peter Domokos

Peter Domokos

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary

Go to Dario Ferraro

Dario Ferraro

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Graphene Labs, Italy

Go to Basil J. Hiley

Basil J. Hiley

Birkbeck, University of London & University College London, UK

Go to Carlo Jacoboni

Carlo Jacoboni

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy

Go to Hans Kastrup

Hans Kastrup

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, Germany

Go to Orazio Muscato

Orazio Muscato

University of Catania, Italy

Go to Stefano Olivares

Stefano Olivares

University of Milan, Italy

Go to Xavier Oriols

Xavier Oriols

Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain

Call for Papers

Everything Wigner

The IW2 2017 will bring together researchers in all areas of science and engineering where Wigner functions are or could be applied. Topics of interest are (but not limited to):

  • Computational or Numerical Challenges
  • Nanoelectronics
  • Nanostructures
  • Quantum Circuits
  • Quantum Information Processing
  • Quantum Optics
  • Quantum Physics
  • Quantum Transport

Abstracts are limited to two pages (A4) following this template; single page abstracts will also be considered. The abstracts should be submitted to using "IW2 2017 Abstract Submission" in the subject field.
The abstracts will be peer reviewed by the organizers and the program committee and - if accepted, registered, and presented at the workshop - will be published (and hosted online on this website) in a Book of Abstracts.
Authors of accepted papers are requested to present their research via talks or posters. The type of presentation will be conveyed with the acceptance email.

  • Abstract Submission

    February 15, 2017 February 22, 2017

  • Notification of Acceptance

    March 1, 2017

  • Workshop

    June 5, 2017

  • Registration

    There is a stand-alone registration option for the IW2 (when asked to select the attendee type, make sure to select "Workshop Only (IOP or SID member)") and a combination option for attending the IWCN as well as the IW2 (when asked to select the attendee type, select anything but "Workshop Only (IOP or SID member)"); use the "Click here to register online" button to register. Booking the accommodation is part of the registration process. If you have any questions regarding the registration process, contact Jon Roe from IOP (


The IW2 is organised by the steering committee of the Wigner Initiative.

Workshop Chairs

Go to David K. Ferry

David K. Ferry

Arizona State University, AZ, USA

Go to Josef Weinbub

Josef Weinbub

TU Wien, Austria

Program Committee

Go to Irena Knezevic

Irena Knezevic

University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA

Go to Mihail Nedjalkov

Mihail Nedjalkov

TU Wien, Austria and Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

Go to Siegfried Selberherr

Siegfried Selberherr

TU Wien, Austria