Physics Colloquium Schedule 2020/2021

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Colloquia at 3:45 p.m. in Robert Smith Seminar Room
1080 Physics Research Building - Reception at 3:30 p.m. in Atrium


Autumn 2020 | Spring 2020 | Spring 2021

Spring 2020/Autumn 2020 Colloquium Committee Members | Spring 2021/Autumn 2021 Colloquium Committee Members

Autumn 2019/Autumn 2019 Colloquium Committee Members


Colloquium Archive
 

Spring 2020/Autumn 2020 Colloquium Committee Members

Zhong - Chair
Brillson
Carpenter
Hill
Johnston-Halperin
Lu
Raby
Skinner
Trivedi
Jahmour Givens - Grad student rep 

Robin Patterson, Coordinator


Autumn 2020
 

All colloquia this semester will be online.

Tuesday, September 1

      Complexity & Emergence: The Challenge and Promise of the Collective Properties of Matter
     
James Analytis, UC Berkeley
      Faculty host: Nandini Trivedi

Tuesday, September 8

      Archimedes Brought to Light–Synchrotron X-ray Imaging of Ancient Writings
      Uwe Bergmann, Stanford 
      Faculty host: Nandini Trivedi  

Tuesday, September 15

      The Story of Spin in an Extreme Fluid 
      Jinfeng Liao, Indiana University
      Faculty host: Michael Lisa

Tuesday, September 22

      Super-resolution Microscopy on Cold Atoms in an Optical Lattice
      
Cheng Chin, University of Chicago
      Faculty host: Lou DiMauro

Tuesday, September 29

      The Smallest and Faintest Galaxies: Clues to the Nature of Dark Matter and Galaxy Formation
     
Burcin Mutlu Pakdil, University of Chicago
      Faculty host:  Annika Peter

Tuesday, October 6

      Properties of a Nanocomposite Consisting of a Mixture of a Liquid Crystal and a Magnetic Nanoparticle,   and Their Possible Use in MRI 
     
Luz J. Martinez-Miranda, University of Maryland
      Host: Kirsten Casey (Graduate Student)

Tuesday, October 13

     Watching Electrons Move at Interfaces: Visualizing Charge and Spin Dynamics Using Ultrafast XUV Spectroscopy
     Robert Baker, The Ohio State University, Dept of Chemistry
     Faculty host: Jay Gupta

Tuesday, October 20

     Alpheus Smith Lecture

Tuesday, October 27

      TBA
      
David Keith, Harvard
      Faculty host: Brian Skinner

Tuesday, November 3 - ELECTION DAY - NO COLLOQUIUM

Tuesday, November 10

      TBA
      
Mohammed Hassan, University of Arizona
      Faculty host: Dongping Zhong

Tuesday, November 17

      TBA
      Ana Maria Rey, University of Colorado
      Faculty host: Nandini Trivedi 

Tuesday, November 24

      TBA
      
Marcos Sotomayor, The Ohio State University, Chemistry and BioChemistry
      Faculty host: Dongping Zhong

Tuesday, December 1

      TBA
      
Xiao-Gang Wen, MIT
      Faculty host: Yuanming Lu

Tuesday, December 8

      TBA
      Mark Vogelsberger, MIT
      Faculty host: Annika Peter

 

Spring 2021/Autumn 2021 Colloquium Committee Members

Zhong - Chair
Heinz
Ho
Hill
Lisa
Skinner
Trivedi
Valdes-Aguilar
Megan Nieberding - grad student rep

Robin Patterson, Coordinator

 

Spring 2021


Tuesday, January 12

Tuesday, January 19

Tuesday, January 26

Tuesday, February 2

Tuesday, February 9

Tuesday, February 16

Tuesday, February 23

Tuesday, March 2

Tuesday, March 9

Tuesday, March 16

Tuesday, March 23

     TBA
     Eli Yablonovitch, UC Berkeley
     Faculty host: Len Brillson 

Tuesday, March 30

Tuesday, April 6

Tuesday, April 13

Tuesday, April 20

Tuesday, April 27

 

 

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