Topics

• Vortex dynamics and pinning – phase diagrams

• Thermal and disorder induced transitions

• Strong pinning regime

• Vortices in nanostructured and irradiated superconductors

• Interface superconductivity — vortex pinning in 2D and layered superconductors

• Quantum behavior in low dimensional superconductors

• Vortices in iron superconductors

• Topological insulators and superconductors

• Vortex imaging in real and reciprocal space

• Vortex matter in a magnetic background — coexistence of magnetism and superconductivity

• Mesoscopic effects in conventional and exotic superconductors

• Critical currents, critical fields, power applications

• Devices for high frequency radiation and detection

• Vortex matter in multiband superconductors

• Novel electronic and vortex states

• Vortices in strongly correlated electron superconductors

• Vortices in cold-atom systems

• Bose-Einstein condensates

• Vortices in superconductor–ferromagnetic hybrids

• New technical improvements; novel insights to the vortex properties

• Magnetic skyrmions: lattices and dynamics

• Other topological excitations