The Rutgers Physics & Astronomy Newsletter Number S15-13 2015-Apr-13
Editor: Frank Zimmermann Publisher: Nancy DeHaan
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Wednesday: Lecture Hall - 4:30pm
SEMINARS AND COLLOQUIUM:
CMS Tue Apr 14 Aditi Mitra, NYU
1:30 385E "Universal Scaling at Macroscopic Short Times and
Thermalization at Long Times After a Quantum Quench"
SIP Tue Apr 14 Teresa M. Delcorso, Rutgers University
5:00 385E "Graduate Funding"
BioMaPS Wed Apr 15 Michael Houghton, University of Alberta, Canada
12:00 CIPR 120 "Towards the Control of Hepatitis C"
COL Wed Apr 15 Leslie Rosenberg, University of Washington
4:45 PLH "The Search for Dark-Matter Axions"
LSM Thur Apr 16 Jun Zhu, Penn State University
12:00 Chem 260 "Spin, Spin-Orbit Coupling and Topology in Graphene"
MPS Thur Apr 16 Chris Jarzynski, University of Maryland
12:00 Hill 705 "Quantal and Classical Shortcuts to Adiabaticity"
AST Thur Apr 16 James Aguirre, University of Pennsylvania
1:30 401W "Tomography of the Universe: Line Intensity Mapping
From Reionization to the Cosmic Peak"
MPS Thur Apr 16 John Barton, MIT
2:00 Hill 705 "Viewing HIV Evolution Through the Lens of Statistical
********************Partial List of Next Week's Seminars**************
NPS Mon Apr 20 Evie Downie, George Washington University
1:30 385E "Compton Scattering and the Nucleon Polarizabilities"
CMS Tue Apr 21 Nai Phuan Ong, Princeton University
1:30 385E "Charge-Neutral Spin Excitations Exhibit a Large Thermal
Hall Effect in Quantum Magnets?"
HET Tue Apr 21 Thomas Dumitrescu, Harvard University
3:00 385E TBA
SIP Tue Apr 21 Matthew Buckley, Rutgers University
5:00 385E "Dark Matter and Collider Physics"
BioMaPS Wed Apr 22 Bill Belden, Rutgers University
12:00 CIPR 120 "Chromatin Remodeling, Natural Antisense Transcripts,
and the Facultative Heterochromatin Control the
Circadian Rhythm With Surprising Twists"
COL Wed Apr 22 Joel Moore, University of California, Berkeley
4:45 PLH "Dynamical Consequences of Non-Abelian Gauge Fields
and Non-Abelian Particles in Solids"
LSM Thur Apr 23 Stephen Streiffer, Argonne National lab
12:00 Chem 260 TBA
AST Thur Apr 23 Tea Temim, NASA Goddard
1:30 401W "Supernovae as Drivers of Dust Evolution in Galaxies"
CMS Thur Apr 23 Efrat Shimshoni, Bar Ilan U, Israel
1:30 385E "Collective Edge Modes Near the Onset of a Graphene
Quantum Spin Hall State"
For the calendar of upcoming colloquia and seminars in the department, visit
MPS=Mathematical Physics Seminar LSM=Lab for Surface Modification
NPS=Nuclear Physics Seminar HEX=High Energy Experimental
AST=Astrophysics Seminar SSS=Surface Science Seminar
INS=Instructional Seminar CMS=Condensed Matter Seminar
SIP=Seminar in Physics SPS=Society of Physics Students
HET=High Energy Theory COL=Colloquium
MSS=Materials Science Seminar HON=Honors Seminar
BPS=Biological Physics Seminar SSPAR=Student Seminars in Physics
DELTA-P=Developing Educators and Astronomy at Rutgers
and Leaders Among TAs in Physics
RAS=Rutgers Astronomical Society
BioMaPS=Biology at the Interface
with the Mathematical and
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