Spring 2017 Semester Colloquia Schedule

Colloquia for the Spring 2017 Semester will take place from 3:00 to 4:15 pm in Exploratory Hall, Room L003, unless otherwise noted.

Refreshments will be served.

Date
Speaker
Affiliation
Title and Abstract

Jan. 27
Joel Green
Space Telescope Science Institute
The Fiery Seeds of Planet Formation

Feb. 3
Joe Pesce
NSF
Physics and Astronomy at the National Science Foundation

Feb. 17
Bob Bartolo
Former IEEE Congressional Fellow
Solving Today’s Complex Environmental Challenges: A Physicist’s Perspective as a Recovering Congressional Fellow

Mar. 3
Craig Dukes
University of Virginia
Probing the Frontiers of Physics Using Rare Particle Decays

Mar. 10
Normand Mousseau
Départment de physique, Université de Montréal
Understanding and controlling materials’ properties : Why time is of the essence

Mar. 31
Canceled

Apr. 7
Yi Li
JHU
TBD

Apr. 21
Miguel Sanjuan
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Basin Entropy: A new tool to explore uncertainty in dynamical systems

Apr. 28
Annemarie Exarhos
University of Pennsylvania
Optical Signatures of Single-Photon Sources in Hexagonal Boron Nitride

May 5
Jay Deep Sau

TBD

Fall 2016 Semester Colloquia Schedule

Colloquia for the Fall 2016 Semester will take place from 3:00 to 4:15 pm in Exploratory Hall, Room L111, unless otherwise noted.

Refreshments will be served.

Date
Speaker
Affiliation
Title and Abstract

Sept. 23
Pauli Kehayias
Harvard
Magnetic Microscopy and NMR with Nitrogen-Vacancy Defect Centers in Diamond

Oct. 7
Alina Bruma
NIST
Spontaneous ordering at nanoscale level : superlattice formation in transition metal nanocubes

Oct. 20
Please note different location
Markita del Carpio Landry
UC Berkeley
Imaging Neurochemistry with Synthetic Fluorescent Nanosensors

Nov. 4
Katrina Groth
Sandia National Lab
TBD

Nov. 18
Sonya Bahar
University of Missouri at St. Louis
Phase Transitions in Evolutionary Dynamics

Dec. 2
Kent Thurber
NIH
Dynamic Nuclear Polarization (DNP) for Solid-state NMR of Biological Samples