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The Rutgers Physics & Astronomy Newsletter       Number S17-5  2017-Feb 13
           Editor: Daniel Friedan        Publisher: Stefanie Miller
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NPS Tues Feb 14 Jose Guilherme Milhano, CERN
10:30 385E      "How Jets Unravel the Quark Gluon Plasma"

CMS Tues Feb 14 Clotilde Cucinotta, Trinity College Dublin
1:30 385E       "Toward a Parameter Free Theory of Electrochemical Phenomena at 
                  the Nanoscale"

HET Tue Feb 14 Juven Wang, Institute for Advanced Study
3:00 385E       "Quantum Statistics and Link Invariants of Topological Matter, and 
                  a Z8 Classification of Fermionic Topological Superconductor"

Proteomics/IQB Wed Feb 15 Viacheslav Manichev, Rutgers University
12:00 CIPR 120  "The Helium Ion Microscope- A New Tool for Nanoscale Studies of 

MPS Thur Feb 16 Manousos Maridakis, Rutgers University
12:00 Hill 705  "A Localization Result for Dirac Operators"

NPS Thur Feb 16 Elena Long, University of New Hampshire
10:30 385E       "Tensor Polarization: A New Window into Nuclear Structure"

AST Thur Feb 16 Tjitske Starkenburg, Simons CCA
1:30 401W       "Dark Influences: The Impact of Dark Satellites on Dwarf Galaxies"

LSM Thur Feb 16 Jasna Brujic, NYU
12:00 CHEM 260  "Droplet Self-Assembly"

        *********Partial List of Next Week's Seminars**************

NPS Thur Feb 20 Sarah Campbell, Columbia University
10:30 385E      TBA

CMS Tues Feb 21 Pankaj Mehta, Boston University 
1:30 385E       "What Can Machine Learning Teach Us About Many-Body Physics?"

HET Tue Feb 21 Mario Martone, University of Cincinnati
3:00 385E      TBA

COL Wed Feb 22 Madhav Mani, Northwestern University
4:45 PLH       "The Role of Mechanics and Mechanical Feedback in Sculpting 
                Multicellular Systems"

Proteomics/IQB Wed Feb 22 Charles Dismukes, Rutgers University
12:00 CIPR 120  "The Chemical Mechanism of Photosynthetic Water Oxidation & Why We 
                  Need to Know"

LSM Thur Feb 23 Matthew Doty, University of Delaware
12:00 Chem 260  "Molecular Engineering with Solid State Quantum Dots: Laying a 
                  Foundation for Scalable Quantum Photonics and Spintronics"

AST Thur Feb 23 Jia Liu, Princeton University
1:30 401W       "Weak Lensing in the Nonlinear Regime"

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

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