Colloquium Schedule - Spring 2019

Thursdays - 3:45 pm in Nielsen Hall 170.

Coffee and cookies are served at 3:15 pm in the Nielsen Hall Atrium.

The Physics and Astronomy colloquium is a forum for invited scientists to present modern research in a fashion accessible to those with a background in physics, but who are not experts in the field. Talks are aimed at a graduate level.

If you have questions about our colloquia, please contact Ferah Munshi at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Date/Host

Speaker

Title

Jan 17 No Colloquium First week of the semester
Jan 24 RESERVED TBD
Blume
Jan 31 RESERVED TBD
Blume
Feb 07 Xiao-Feng Qian Quantum-Classical Links in Optics
Blume The Institute of Optics, and Department of Physics & Astronomy University of Rochester
Feb 12 (DALE HALL 211) Robert Lewis-Swan A tale of oscillators and spins: A new paradigm for engineering many-body quantum states
Blume JILA, CU Boulder
Feb 14 Tobias Grass Topological Quantum Simulators
Blume Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland, College Park
Feb 19 (DALE HALL 211) Przemyslaw Bienias Synthetic quantum matter with atomic and photonic systems
Blume JQI, University of Maryland, College Park
Feb 21 Joshua Island Spin-orbit driven band inversion in bilayer graphene by van der Waals proximity effect
Santos UC Santa Barbara
Feb 28 RESERVED TBD
Blume
Mar 07 RESERVED TBD
Blume
Mar 14 Pankaj K. Jha Nanoengineered Materials and Interfaces for Quantum Technologies
Santos California Institute of Technology
Mar 21 Spring Break
Mar 26 Guangxin Ni Nano-light in van der Waals heterostructures
Santos Columbia
Mar 28 TBD TBD
Santos TBD
Apr 04 Rouzbeh Allahverdi Baryogenesis
Baer
Apr 11 Carlos Wagner TBD
Sinha
Apr 16 Grant Biedermann Growing complexity in quantum metrology with neutral atom spins
Blume Sandia National Labs
Apr 18 Kelly Holley-Bockelmann TBD
Munshi Vanderbilt
Apr 25 Callie Bradley TBD
Strauss
May 02 TBD TBD
Mullen TBD

 

See also our archive of all past events