Colloquium

Colloquia in Department of Physics and Astronomy are generally held on Monday afternoon from 4:10-5:30 P.M. in Room 3, Physics Hall. For every colloquium, there is a social time with coffee and cookies which starts at 3:30 P.M. in Room 18, Physics Hall. The Physics Department can be found using this map. Special Colloquia may be held at different times, so please check the event listings for complete details.

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Fermilab Nus: NOvA and ELBNF, the Current and Future Fermilab Long-Baseline Neutrino Program

Monday, 12th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Jonathan Paley Argonne National Laboratory

Neutrino Road Trip: Searching for Lepton CP Violation

Wednesday, 14th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Laura Fields Northwestern University

Noise and Competition in Gene Expression: The Biophysics of Cellular Inconveniences

Thursday, 15th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Robert Brewster California Institute of Technology

Using Kaons to Unlock the Secrets of the Neutrino

Tuesday, 20th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Joshua Spitz MIT

Imaging Charge Flow along Bacterial Proteins Reveals a Novel Mechanism of Biological Electron Transport

Thursday, 22nd Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Nikhil Malvankar University of Massachusetts

The Smallest and the Biggest: Neutrinos and the Matter Dominated Universe

Friday, 23rd Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Asher Kaboth Imperial College, London

Molecular Motors: From Mechanics to Disease

Monday, 26th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
George Shubeita The University of Texas at Austin

Innovating at the Forefront of Precision Neutrino Oscillation Physics

Tuesday, 27th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in TBA
Jonathan Asaadi Syracuse University

Examining the Mechanics of Microtubule Networks

Thursday, 29th Jan 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Scott Forth The Rockefeller University

Building Big and Thinking Fast: New Prospects for Neutrino Physics with Cerenkov and Scintillating Detectors

Monday, 2nd Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Matthew Wetstein University of Chicago

Cellular Forces Measured and Controlled by DNA-based Molecular Force Sensor & Modulator

Tuesday, 3rd Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Xuefeng Wang Physics Department & Institute of Genomic Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Inverse Size Scaling of the Nucleolus by a Concentration-dependent Phase Transition

Thursday, 5th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Stephanie Weber Princeton University

Control Light for Information and Energy Applications: Gauge Field for Photons, and Daytime Radiative Cooling

Monday, 9th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Fan Shanhui Stanford University

Magnetic Microscopy of Emergent Phenomena

Tuesday, 10th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0005
Ilya Sochnikov Stanford University

In Situ Optical and Scanning Probe Microscopy of Nanostructure Growth and Ionic Dynamics at the Nano- and Mesoscales

Thursday, 12th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Evgheni Strelcov Oak Ridge National Lab

Nano-Plasmonic Phenomena in Graphene

Monday, 16th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Zhe Fei Argonne National Lab

Mesoscopic Physics on Surfaces

Thursday, 19th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Christoph Tegenkamp Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universitat Hannover

Custom Low-dimensional Material Systems Explored from Atom to Bulk

Monday, 23rd Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Adina Luican-Mayer Argonne National Lab

Probing Nanoscale Phenomena by In Situ Electron Microscopy

Thursday, 26th Feb 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Kai He Brookhaven National Lab

Understanding the Electroweak Symmetry Breaking: The Higgs Boson and Beyond

Monday, 2nd Mar 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Junjie Zhu University of Michigan

Imaging Nearby Planetary Systems with the Gemini Planet Imager and Beyond

Monday, 9th Mar 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Marshall Perrin Space Telescope Science Institute

Neutron Scattering Study of Anharmonic Phonon Dynamics in Thermoelectric Materials

Wednesday, 11th Mar 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Chen Li Oak Ridge National Laboratory

TBA

Monday, 30th Mar 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Dmitry A. Sokolov Max Planck Institute of Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden, Germany

TBA

Monday, 6th Apr 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Piers Colelman Rutgers University

TBA

Monday, 13th Apr 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Michal Praszalowicz Rutgers University

TBA

Monday, 27th Apr 2015 @ 4:10 pm in Physics 0003
Joel Parriott American Astronomical Society