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Selected Invited Talks

  1. J. Zak, Symmetry of Bloch Electrons in a Magnetic Field, Bull. of the APS 9, 493 (1964).
  2. J. Zak, Dynamics of Electrons in Solids, Bull. of the APS 14, 366 (1969).
  3. Lattice Dynamics and Intermolecular Forces, Int. School of Physics, “Enrico Fermi”, Varena, Italy, June 1972.
  4. The kq-Representation in Solids, 2nd Int. Coloq. in Group Theory in Physics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, June 1973.
  5. Quantum Mechanics in Lattices, 8th Int. Coloq. on Group-Theoretical Methods in Physics, Kiriat Anavim, Israel 1979.
  6. Do Energy Bands in Solids have an Identity? 12th Int. Coloq. on Group-Theoretical Methods in Physics, Trieste, Italy 1983.
  7. Berry Phases and Wyckoff Positions for Energy Bands in Solids, 18th Int. Coloq. on Group Theoretical Methods in Physics, Moscow, June 1990.
  8. General Formalism for Magneto-Optical Eff ects in Novel Magnetic Materials, APS March Meeting, Cincinnati, 18-22 March, 1991.
  9. Berry Phase for Energy Bands in Solids, International Colloquium in honor of Louis Michel, Lyon, France, June 9-12, 1992.
  10. Berry’s Phase for Electronic and Phononic Spectra in Solids, Oxford, England, 5-11 September 1993. Wigner Symposium.
  11. Geometric Phases for Energy Bands in Solids, CECAM (Centre European de Calcul Atomique et Moleculaire), Lyon, France, July 10-14, 1995.
  12. kq-Representation – Introduction, Summer School in Symmetry and Structural Properties of Condensed Matter, Aug. 27-Sept. 2, 1998, Zajaczkowo, Poland.
  13. Global Symmetry Labeling of Entire Energy Bands in Solids, in Recent Developments in the Theory of Wannier Functions and other Localized Electronic Wave Functions, CECAM, Lyon, France, June 16-18, 1999.
  14. Elementary Energy Bands in Crystalline Solids, in Summer School in Symmetry and Structural Properties of Condensed Matter, Aug. 31-Sept. 6, 2000, Myczkowce Poland.
  15. Designing Energy Spectra in Finite Phase Plane, Summer School in Symmetry and Structural Properties of Condensed Matter, September 5-12, 2007, Myczkowce, Poland.
  16. Symmetry in finite phase plane, SSPCM 2009, 2-9 September, Myczkowce, Poland.
  17. Inversion Operators in Finite Phase Plane, XXIX International Colloquium on Group-Theoretical Methods in Physics. Chern Institute of Mathematics, Tianjin, China, August 20-26, 2012.