The Rutgers Physics & Astronomy Newsletter Number S14-13 2014-Apr-14
Editor: Saurabh Jha Publisher: Nancy DeHaan
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Wednesday: Lecture Hall - 4:30pm
SEMINARS AND COLLOQUIUM:
NPS Mon Apr 14 Rosi Reed, Wayne State
12:00 385E "Jet Production in pp, p-Pb and Pb-Pb Collisions
Measured by the ALICE Experiment"
CMS Tue Apr 15 Yayu Wang, Tsinghua University
1:30 385E "STM Studies of Insulating Cuprates and Iron Pnictides"
HET Tue Apr 15 Rouven Essig, Stonybrook
3:00 385E "The Search for sub-GeV Dark Matter"
SIP Tue Apr 15 Chuck Keeton, Rutgers University
5:00 385E "Probing Distant Galaxies with Cosmic Telescopes"
BioMaPS Wed Apr 16 Abhishek Chatterjee, Boston College
12:00 CIPR 120 "Pushing the Limits of the Genetic Code"
COL Wed Apr 16 Suzanne Brahmia, Rutgers University
4:45 PLH "Adapting to a Changing World: Teaching Challenges and
Learning Opportunities in Large Introductory
MPS Thur Apr 17 Leonid Pastur, Inst. for Low Temperature, Kharkiv, Ukraine
12:00 Hill 705 "Qubits Dynamics in Random Matrix Environment"
LSM Thur Apr 17 Thomas Weinach, Stonybrook
12:00 Chem 260 "Strong Field Ionization Using Shaped Ultrafast
AST Thur Apr 17 Yuan Li, Columbia University
1:30 401W "Modeling AGN Feedback in Cool-Core Galaxy Clusters"
MPS Thur Apr 17 Mikko Stenlund, University of Helsinki
2:00 Hill 705 "A Limit theorem for a Quasistatic Dynamical System"
BPS Fri Apr 18 David Schwab, Princeton University
12:30 Hill 260 "Simple Models of Multicellular Computation"
**********************Partial List of Next Week's Seminars******************
HEX Mon Apr 21 Nhan Tran, Fermilab
3:30 372W "The Future of Boosted Jets at the LHC"
AST Mon Apr 21 Juntai Shen, Shanghai Observatory
1:40 401W TBA
HET Tue Apr 22 Brock Tweedie, University of Pittsburgh
3:00 385E TBA
BioMaPS Wed Apr 23 Alan Rigby, Imclone Systems
12:00 CIPR 120 TBA
COL Wed Apr 23 William Happer, Princeton University
4:45 PLH "Why Has There Been No Global Warming for the Past
LSM Thur Apr 24 Vidya Madhavan, Boston College
12:00 Chem 260 "Exploring the Ground State Electronic Structure
of Correlated Spin-Orbit Insulators Using STM"
AST Thur Apr 24 Brian Siana, UC Riverside
1:30 401W "A Newly Discovered Population of Dwarf Galaxies in
the Early Universe: Contribution to the Star
Formation Rate Density and the Ionizing Background"
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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