Past Events

April 10, 2019

Speaker:  Sasha Tchekhovskoy, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Northwestern University

Title: TBA

Date: Wed, 10 Apr 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

April 8, 2019

Speaker:  Daniel Mittleman, School of Engineering, Brown University

Title: Laser terahertz emission nanoscopy

Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

April 5, 2019

Speaker: Andrea Bodnar, Gloucester Marine Genomics Institute

Title: The Sea Urchin as a Model System for Cancer and Aging

Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2019, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

April 4, 2019

Speaker:  Kerstin M. Perez, Laboratory of Nuclear Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Title: NuSTAR/X-ray searches for sterile neutrino dark matter

Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2019, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

April 3, 2019

Speaker:  Jessie Runnoe, Department of Astronomy, Univeristy of Michigan

Title: TBA

Date: Wed, 3 Apr 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

April 1, 2019

Speaker:  Avadh Saxena, Center for Nonlinear Studies, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Title: Skyrmions, Merons and Monopoles: Topological Excitations in Chiral Magnets

Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 29, 2019

Speaker: JohnJoe McFadden, Molecular Genetics, University of Surrey, United Kingdom

Title: Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2019, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 27, 2019

Speaker:  Sumit Sarbadhicary, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Michigan State University

Title: TBA

Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 25, 2019

Speaker:  Ilias Perakis, Department of Physics, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Title: Dynamic Quantum Sensing and Terahertz Lightwave Control of Entangled Many-Body Systems

Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 22, 2019

Speaker: Marius Pachitariu, Janelia Research Campus

Title: High-Dimensional Problems in Neuroscience

Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 21, 2019

Speaker:  Steve Zepf, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Michigan State University

Title: Black Holes and Globular Clusters

Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019, 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: Abrams Planetarium

March 21, 2019

Speaker:  Beth Willman, Department of Astronomy, University of Arizona

Title: The National Center for Optical-Infrared Astronomy

Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

March 19, 2019

Speaker:  Johnathon Jordan, Department of Physics, University of Michigan

Title: Dark Matter and New Physics at Neutrino Experiments

Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 18, 2019

Speaker:  Vasili Perebeinos, Department of Electrical Engineering, SUNY Buffalo

Title: Optoelectronics with 2D materials from microscopic modeling

Date: Mon, 18 Mar, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 15, 2019

Speaker: Emily Josephs, Department of Plant Biology
Michigan State University

Title: The evolutionary forces shaping complex trait variation

Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 14, 2019

Speaker:  Robert Brown, College of Arts and Sciences, Case Western Reserve University

Title: Particle Physicists get Down to Business: Industrial Jobs and Entrepreneurship

Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

March 13, 2019

Speaker:  Elias Aydi, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Michigan State University

Title: TBA

Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

March 11, 2019

Speaker:  Tom C. Lubensky, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania

Title: Metamaterials and Topological Mechanics

Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

February 28, 2019

This talk is free and open to the public.

Speaker:  Takaaki Kajita, Institute for Cosmic Ray Research of the University of Tokyo

Title:  The Secret of Neutrinos

Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 pm
Location: 1410 BPS Bldg.

February 26, 2019

Speaker:  James Beacham, ATLAS Experiment, Duke University

Title: Avant-garde LHC: Inspiring the ATLAS detector to find physics it wasn't designed to find

Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2019, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.