Past Events

February 6, 2019

Speaker:  Rosalba Perna, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Stony Brook University

Title: Mergers of compact objects in the Gravitational Wave Era

Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

February 5, 2019

Speaker:  Lawrence Lee Jr., Department of Physics, Harvard University

Title: How SUSY Can Still Save The Day

Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

February 4, 2019

Speaker:  Oleg Tchernyshyov, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University

Title: Mechanics of Magnetic Solitons

Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

January 28, 2019

Speaker:  Mackillo Kira, Quantum Science Theory Lab, University of Michigan

Title: Many-body quantum clustronics

Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

January 23, 2019

Speakers:  Kristen Dage and Rachel Frisbie, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Michigan State University

Title: Properties of the Hot Circumgalactic Medium of Early Type Galaxy Hosts with Powerful Radio Sources

Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

January 22, 2019

Speaker:  Kevin Finelli, Department of Physics, Boston University

Title: Studies of the Single Top Quark at the LHC

Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

January 21, 2019

Speaker:  Gavin Burnell, Condensed Matter Physics, University of Leeds

Title: All Electrical Nucleation, Motion and Detection of Room Temperature Magnetic Skyrmions

Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

January 17, 2019

Speaker:  Zahra Hazari, Department of Teaching and Learning, Florida International University

Title: Supporting Teaches to Encourage the Pursuit of Undergraduate Physics for Women

Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2019, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

January 14, 2019

Speaker:  David Geohegan, Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Title: Understanding the Growth Mechanisms and the Origins of Heterogeneity in Optoelectronic Two-Dimensional Materials

Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

January 8, 2019

Speaker:  Peter Onyisi, Department of Physics, University of Texas at Austin

Title: Top-Higgs Interactions at ATLAS

Refreshments at 1:15 pm in 1400 BPS.

Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Type: Seminar
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

Abstract

January 7, 2019

Speaker:  Lu Li, Department of Physics, University of Michigan

Title: Quantum Oscillations of Electrical Resistivity in an Insulator

Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

December 7, 2018

Speaker:  Michael Boehnke, Center for Statistical Genetics and Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, University of Michigan

Title: Identifying Genes for Type 2 Diabetes and Related Traits

Date: Fri, 07 Dec 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

November 30, 2018

Speaker:  Anne Robertson, Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh

Title: Translating the Success of Tissue Engineered Blood Vessels for Young to Old Animals

Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

November 16, 2018

Speaker:  David Cahill, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Illinois

Title: Extremes of Heat Conduction in Materials

Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

November 9, 2018

Speaker:  Ting Wang, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Title: Transposable Elements and Epigenome Evolution

Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

November 8, 2018

Speaker:  Angela Wilson, MSU Dept. of Chemistry

Title:  <to be announced>

Date: Thu, 08 Nov 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

November 2, 2018

Speaker:  Yuping Huang, Stevens Institute of Technology

Title: Wireless Quantum Communication

Date: Fri, 02 Nov 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

October 26, 2018

Speaker:  Sudin Bhattacharya, Biomedical Engineering, Michigan State University

Title: Genome-Based Prediction of Critical Cellular Transitions in Health and Disease

Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

October 25, 2018

Speaker:  Genevieve Graves, advisor to Reflektive and hiQ Labs, San Francisco Bay area

Title: Data Science

Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

October 25, 2018

Speaker:  Jorge Piekarewicz, Florida State University

Title: Nuclear Structure and Neutron Stars in the Multi-messenger Era

Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.