The Rutgers Physics & Astronomy Newsletter Number F13-14 2013-Dec-2
Editor: Saurabh Jha Publisher: Nancy DeHaan
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Wednesday: Lecture Hall - 4:30pm
Claudia Seitz will defend her Thesis "Search for Light and Heavy-Flavor
Hadronic Resonances in Multijet Final States with the CMS Detector
at sqrt(s) = 8 TeV" on Thursday, December 5th at 11:00AM in room E385
under the direction of Professor Eva Halkiadakis.
Everyone is invited.
SEMINARS AND COLLOQUIA:
CMS Mon Dec 2 Jennifer Hoffman, Harvard University
1:30 385E "Nanoscale Band Structure Imaging of Topological
Materials: Sb and SmB6"
Joint CMT/HET Duncan Haldane, Princeton University
Tue Dec 3 TBA
SIP Tue Dec 3 Ron Ransome, Rutgers University
5:00 385E "The Fermilab MINERvA Neutrino Experiment
BioMaPS Wed Dec 4 Alan Engelman, Harvard Medical School, Dana Farber
12:00 CABM 010 Cancer Institute
"Therapeutic Inhibition of HIV-1 Integrase
COL Wed Dec 4 Sam Wang, Princeton University
4:45 PLH "Genes, Brain Circuits, and the Mind: From Optical
Imaging to Genomics"
AST Thur Dec 5 Joel Berrier, Rutgers University
2:00 401W "Spiral Structure as an Indicator of Mass Distribution
in Disk Galaxies"
BPS Fri Dec 6 Luke F. Czapla, College of Staten Island CUNY
12:30 Hill 260 "Statistical Mechanics on Multiple Length Scales
With Enhanced Sampling Techniques"
*************Partial List of Next Week's Seminars********************
AST Mon Dec 9 Vy Tran, Texas A&M
12:00 401W "Galaxy Clusters in the Distant Universe"
CMS Tue Dec 10 Chia-Ling Chien, Johns Hopkins
1:30 385E "Spin Transport in the Proximity of a Ferromagnet"
BioMaPS Wed Dec 11 Linda Brzustowicz, Rutgers University
12:00 CIPR 120 "Elucidating Genetic Components of Autism
and Related Disorder"
BPS Wed Dec 11 Roland Krause, University of Luxembourg
12:30 Hill 260 "Pharmacogenomics for Epilepsy"
COL Wed Dec 11 Markus Raschke, University of Colorado, Boulder
4:45 PLH "Ultrafast Nano-Optics: Accessing Structure, Function,
and Dynamics of Matter on its Natural Length and Time
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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