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The Rutgers Physics & Astronomy Newsletter       Number S16-15  2016-Apr25
           Editor: Robert Bartynski        Publisher: Nancy DeHaan
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                            Department Tea
                    Wednesday: Lecture Hall - 4:30pm


HEX Mon Apr 25 Leonard Apanasevich, Fermilab
4:30 385E       "The Upgraded CMS Calorimeter Trigger for LHC Run II and 
                 a Search for New Physics in Dijet Angular Distributions 
                 at 13 TeV"

HET Tue Apr 26 Simon Knapen, UC Berkeley & LBL
3:00 385E       "Diphotons"

SIP Tue Apr 26 Ron Gilman, Rutgers University
5:00 385E       TBA

Proteomics/IQB Wed Apr 27 Megan McClean, University of Wisconsin-Madison
12:00 CIPR 120    "Elucidating Principles of Biological Signal
                   Processing using Microfluidic and Optogenetic Tools"

Special Seminar: SAS Office of STEM Education
Wed Apr 27     Professor John Thompson, University of Maine
1:00 385E       "Crossing Field Lines: Multidisciplinary STEM 
                 Discipline-Based Education Research Efforts in 
                 Collaboration and Community Building"

COL Wed Apr 27 Paul McEuen, Cornell University
4:45 PLH        "The Future of Small"

LSM Thur Apr 28 Maureen Lagos and Slava Manichev, Rutgers University
12:00 Chem 260   "Helium Ion Microscopy and Ultra STEM at Rutgers

MPS Thur apr 28 Dmitry Ioffe, Technion, Israel Inst. of Technology
12:00 Hill 705   "Low Temperature Interfaces, Ordered Random Walks
                  and Ferrari-Spohn Difusions"

AST Thur Apr 28 Raffaella Margutti, NYU
1:30 401W        "Fireworks From Massive Stars at the End of Their Lives"

CMS Thur Apr 28 Lu Li, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
1:30 385E        "Quantum Oscillations in the Kondo Insulator SmB6"

MPS Thur Apr 28 Ovidiu Costin, Ohio State University
2:00 Hill 705    "New Developments in the Summation of Divergent Series"

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

Proteomics/IQB Wed May 4 John Wherry, University of Pennsylvania
CABM Room 010   TBA

COL Wed May 4 Hari Shroff, NIH
4:45 PLH      "High speed biological imaging at and beyond the 
		diffraction limit"        

LSM Thur May 5 James Hone, Columbia University
12:00 Chem 260  TBA

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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