Seminars & Colloquia

Condensed Matter Seminar
Thu, Jan 21 11:30pm Nature-Inspired Materials Design
Sarah L. Perry, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Thu, Jan 28 11:30am Dark continuum in the spectral function of the resonant Fermi polaron
Dr. Olga Goulko, Dept of Physics, UMass Amherst
Thu, Feb 11 11:30am Bacterial biofilms adjust their growth and toughness in response to physical stressors in the environment
Vernita Gordon, Dept. of Physics, University of Texas, Austin
Wed, Feb 17 11:00am Quantum Simulation of Complex Open Quantum Systems
Dr. Sarah Mostame, Intel Labs
Thu, Feb 18 11:30am Electrolytes at the interface: charge stabilization in colloids, emulsions and polymer blends
Johannes Zwanikken, Dept. of Physics, UMass Lowell
Thu, Feb 25 11:30am The Physics of Particles: Jammed But Not Steady
Kerstin Nordstrom, Mount Holyoke College
Thu, Mar 3 11:30am Shortcuts to Adiabaticity: Tailoring Quantum Dynamics Far From Equilibrium
Adolfo del Campo, Department of Physics, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Thu, Mar 10 11:30am Valley and spin dependent physics in two-dimensional van der Waals’ materials
Kin Fai Mak, Dept. of Physics, Penn State
Thu, Mar 24 11:30am Do anesthetics act on a membrane critical point?
Benjamin Machta, Princeton University
Thu, Mar 31 11:30am Building and understanding magnetic nano-structures, one atom at a time
Adrian Feguin, Dept of Physics, Northeastern University
Thu, Apr 7 11:30am Statistical Physics of Adaptation
Jeremy England, Thomas D. & Virginia W. Cabot Career Development Assistant Professor of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Thu, Apr 14 11:30am Quantum quenches and thermalization in the thermodynamic limit
Marcos Rigol, The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Physics
Thu, Apr 21 11:30am Direct probe of valley and orbital order in bilayer graphene
Andrea Young, Dept of Physics, UC Santa Barbara
Fri, May 13 11:00am Universal scaling properties in dissipative granular systems undergoing clustering
Prof. Dibyendu Das, IIT Bombay