Seminars & Colloquia

Condensed Matter Seminar
Thu, Feb 5 11:30am Quantum soft matter in ultracold atomic systems
Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Harvard University
Thu, Feb 12 11:30am Correlation meets topology: aspects electronic interactions in Dirac systems
Bitan Roy, University of Maryland
Tue, Feb 17 12:15pm Force detection and frequency fluctuations in carbon nanotube mechanical resonators
Joel Moser, Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO), Barcelona
Thu, Feb 19 11:30am Probing many-body physics with ultra-cold matter out-of-equilibrium
Stefan Natu, JQI at the University of Maryland
Mon, Feb 23 12:15pm Quasiparticle dynamics and decoherence in superconducting qubits
Chen Wang, Department of Applied Physics, Yale University
Thu, Feb 26 11:30am Below the Mott gap: Cluster Mott insulator and quantum spin liquid
Gang Chen, University of Toronto
Mon, Mar 9 12:15pm Toward Single Atom Magnets
Ileana Rau, IBM Research, San Jose
Thu, Mar 12 11:30am Design principles for heterogeneous materials synthesis : Lessons from biology
Arvind Murugan, Harvard University
Mon, Mar 23 12:15pm Charge Transport and Energy Conversion in Molecular Junctions
Youngsang Kim, University of Michigan
Thu, Mar 26 11:30am Stiffness from disorder in frustrated quasi-two-dimensional magnets
Gia-Wei Chern, LANL
Mon, Mar 30 12:15pm Magnetic Resonance with Single Nuclear-Spin Sensitivity
Alexander Sushkov, Harvard University
Thu, Apr 2 11:30am Relaxation and thermalization of isolated many-body quantum systems
Lea Santos, Yeshiva University
Thu, Apr 16 11:15am Landau - Zener interferometry in multilevel systems
M.N.Kiselev, ICTP, Trieste
Thu, Apr 23 11:30am Mechanics of squishy spheres
Craig Maloney, Northeastern University
Thu, May 7 11:30am No instructions necessary: Thin sheets are optimal wrappers of liquid drops
Joseph Paulsen, Physics, UMass Amherst