Spring 2024 Physics Colloquium

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

 

2024 Colloquium Committee Members

  • DiMauro L (Chair)
  • Brandenburg D
  • Boveia A
  • Cochran G
  • Hughes K
  • Kawakami R
  • Kural C
  • Skinner B
  • Grafstrom B (Grad rep.)

 

Spring 2024

 

Thursday, January 11, 2024

Computationally unraveling life's events below light's diffraction limit

*this colloquium will be held in 4138 PRB at 11:00 am
    Speaker: Steve Pressé, Arizona State University

Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Special Colloquium- Nobel Ceremony and Speech
    Introduction by: Lou DiMauro
    Faculty host: n/a

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Towards next-generation physical and logical qubits in superconducting circuits
    Speaker: Chen Wang
    Faculty host: Dan Gauthier

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Killing them softly: targeting cell mechanics to sensitize cancer cells to programmed cell death.
    Speaker: Umida Djakbarova, OSU
    Faculty host: Comert Kural

Thursday, February 1, 2024

Bridging Microwave and Optical Quantum Worlds Using Nanomechanics
    Speaker: Han Zhao
    Faculty host: Dan Gauthier

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Moving the Barrier to Practical Quantum Computing on Two Fronts
    Speaker: Yanzhu Chen, Virginia Tech
    Faculty host: Dan Gauthier

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Static and ultrafast engineering of low-dimensional quantum materials
    Speaker: Ryo Noguchi, California Institute of Technology
    Faculty host: Fengyuan Yang

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Probing fundamental symmetries through neutrino oscillations
    Speaker: Zoya Vallari, California Institute of Technology
    Faculty host: Chris Hill

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Steering electrons with lightwaves: from petahertz electronics to quantum spectroscopy
    Speaker: Christian Heide, Stanford University
    Faculty host: Fengyuan Yang

Thursday, February 15, 2024

Accelerator Searches for Sub-GeV Dark Sectors
    Speaker: Cameron Bravo, Stanford University
    Faculty host: Chris Hill

Tuesday, February 20, 2024

A dual-species Rydberg array
    Speaker: Kevin Singh, University of Chicago
    Faculty host: Dan Gauthier

Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Visualizing Josephson Current with an Atomic Magnetometer
    Speaker: Shaowen Chen, Harvard
    Faculty host: Fengyuan Yang

Tuesday, February 22, 2024

Intertwined degrees of freedom in layered materials
    Speaker: Jin Hu, University of Arkansas
    Faculty host: Fengyuan Yang

Tuesday, February 22, 2024

Shining High- *and* Low-Energy Light on Dark Matter: A Multi-Pronged Approach
    Speaker: Matthew Szydagis, University at Albany
    Faculty host: Chris Hill

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Probing Highly Tunable Electronic Properties of Layered Quantum Materials
    Speaker: Jyoti Katoch, Carnegie Mellon University
    Faculty host: Fengyuan Yang

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Quantum machine learning: from near-term to fault-tolerance
    Speaker: Junyu Liu, University of Chicago
    Faculty host: Dan Gauthier

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

TBA
    Speaker: .........................
    Faculty host: ...........................

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Neutrinos: Ghosts, Anomalies and Portals to the Dark Sector
    Speaker: Mark Ross-Lonergan
    Faculty host: Chris Hill

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

TBA
    Speaker: Scott Haselschwardt
    Faculty host: ...........................

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Autonomous Real-time Decision-making in the Era of Multi-messenger Astronomy
    Speaker: Niharika Sravan, Drexel University
    Faculty host: Jared Gdanski

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

TBA
    Speaker: Kenneth Chang, New York Times
    Faculty host: Lou DiMauro

Tuesday, April 2, 2024

Spin-orbit torque in magnetic van der Waals heterostructures: exchange interactions and non-uniform spin ordering
    Speaker: Kelly Luo, University of Southern California
    Faculty host: Roland Kawakami

 


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