Physics & Astronomy 750:633
Seminar in Physics
Fall Semester 2017

This Seminar presents faculty of the Physics and Astronomy program discussing their current research.   All first-year graduate students are expected to attend -- attendance is taken -- and everyone else is welcome.

The Seminar meets each Tuesday 5-6 pm in room 385E of the Serin Physics.

Sep 5, 2017
Ron Gilman
Graduate Student Orientation / Introduction (talk from last year, in pdf)
requirements ``cheat sheet'' (pdf)
Sep 12, 2017
Sang-Wook Cheong
Topological vortices in quantum materials
Sep 19, 2017
Jak Chakhalian
Sep 26, 2017
Weida Wu
Visualizing topological phenomena with scanning probe microscopy
Oct 03, 2017
Jolie Cizewski
Exotic nuclei and explosions in the cosmos
Oct 10, 2017
No speaker
No seminar - on travel
Oct 17, 2017
Phil Batson
Atomic Level Spectroscopy from Milli-eV to Kilo-eV Energies using an Atom-sized Electron Probe
Oct 24, 2017
Andrew Baker
Gas and Galaxy Evolution
Oct 31, 2017
Sean Oh
Atomically engineered topological materials and superconductors
Nov 07, 2017
Jedediah Pixley
Quantum phase transitions in correlated materials and ultra cold atoms
Nov 14, 2017
Jacquelyn Noronha-Hostler
Nature's first and most perfect fluid
Nov 21, 2017
(Thursday classes)
Nov 28, 2017
Duiliu Emanuel Diaconescu
Strings, supersymmetry and geometry
Dec 05, 2017
Stephen Burley and Gail Ferstandig Arnold,
Sanghyuk Lee
The Joint PhD Program and the Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology Boot Camp,
Single-molecule biophysics: shedding light on biology
Special room: Proteomics 306
Dec 12, 2017