Past Events

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.

October 12, 2018

Speaker:  Peter Frazier, Operations Research & Information Engineering Department, Cornell University; and Staff Data Scientist, Uber Engineering

Title: Bayesian Optimization for Materials Design and Drug Discovery

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

October 11, 2018

Speaker:  Mansour Shayegan, Princeton University

Title:  <to be announced>

Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

October 5, 2018

Speaker:  David Kaplan, Institute for Nuclear Theory and Department of Physics, University of Washington

Title: Computing Reality

Date: Fri, 05 Oct 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

October 4, 2018

Speaker:  Artemis Spyrou, Michigan State University

Title:  The synthesis of heavy elements in stellar explosions

Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

September 27, 2018

Speaker:  Chris Kochanek, The Ohio State University

Title:  In Search of: The Formation of a Black Hole

Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

September 21, 2018

Speaker:  Jose Avalos, Center for Energy and the Environment and Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Princeton University

Title: Spatial and Temporal Control of Yeast Isobutanol Production with Subcellular Engineering and Optogenetics

Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 1400 BPS Bldg.

September 20, 2018

Speaker:  Richard Muller, University of California at Berkeley

Title:  A Tale of Two Technologies: Fracking and Nukes

Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2018, 4:10 pm – 5:10 pm
Location: 1415 BPS Bldg.

September 19, 2018

This talk is free and open to the public.

Speaker:  Richard Muller, University of California at Berkeley

Title:  The Conversion of a Climate Change Skeptic…and why it is OK to disbelieve

Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2018, 8:00 pm
Location: 1410 BPS Bldg.

September 14, 2018

Performer: Chen-Yu Huang, Assistant Professor of Harp, Michigan State University

Date: Fri, 14 September 2018, 5:30 pm
Location: 1300 FRIB Laboratory

The September 14th program includes pieces by Grandjany, Haydn, de Falla, Pigovat, Chertok and Smetana.