Physics Colloquia are held each Wednesday beginning at 4:00pm in the
John A. Wheeler Lecture Hall (RLM 4.102) unless otherwise noted

Colloquia, Fall 2019 Semester
28 August 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
No Colloquium
No Colloquium
Host:
-
4 September 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Behind the horizon
Prof. E. Caceres, UT Austin
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
11 September 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
From Dirac equation to topological materials and quantum transport
Prof. Liang Fu, MIT
Host:
Prof. MacDonald
18 September 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Numerical Relativity in the Age of Gravitational Wave Observations
Prof. Deirdre Shoemaker, Georgia Tech
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
25 September 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Parker Solar Probe: Understanding Coronal heating and Solar Wind acceleration
Prof. Marco Velli, UCLA
Host:
Prof. A. Tenerani
2 October 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Glimpses of Gut Microbes in their Physical World
Prof. Raghuveer Parthasarathy, University of Oregon
Host:
Prof. V. Gordon
9 October 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
No colloquium - Yom Kippur
-
Host:
-
16 October 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Making Quantum Matter from Light
Prof. Jonathan Simon, U. Chicago
Host:
Prof. Raizen
23 October 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
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Vacant
Host:
-
30 October 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Water dynamics in minerals on the surface of Mars
Prof. Gail Iles, RMIT, Australia
Host:
Profs. MacDonald/Demkov
6 November 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
The Fukushima Nuclear Accident and the Future of Nuclear Reactor Safety
Prof. William Charleton, UT Nuclear and Radiation Engineering Program
Host:
Prof. Raizen
13 November 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Exploring Quantum Materials with Tailored Ultrafast Probes
Robert Kaindl, LBNL
Host:
Prof. Ritchie
20 November 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
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SLOT TAKEN
Host:
TAKEN
27 November 2019
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
NO COLLOQUIUM
4 December 2019
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Resolving Power of Jets in Hot QCD
Prof. Sevil Salur, Rutgers
Host:
Prof. Ritchie
Colloquia, Spring 2020 Semester
22 January 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
TBA
Host:
29 January 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Dr. Brian Nord, Fermilab
Host:
Prof. K. Freese
5 February 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Vacant
Host:
12 February 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Jay Banner, Jackson School of Geosciences
Host:
Bea Tapia Oregui
19 February 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
From Dirac equation to topological materials and quantum transport
Prof. Liang Fu, MIT
Host:
Prof. MacDonald
26 February 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Ariel Anbar, Arizona State University
Host:
Prof. Raizen
4 March 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Vacant
Host:
11 March 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Cory Dean, Columbia University
Host:
Profs. MacDonald/Shih
18 March 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
SPRING BREAK - NO COLLOQUIUM

25 March 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Jeff Kimble, CalTech
Host:
Prof. Ritchie
1 April 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Csaba Csaki, Cornell
Host:
Prof. C. Kilic
8 April 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Lincoln Carr, Colorado School of Mines
Host:
Prof. Raizen
15 April 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Vacant
Host:
22 April 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Vacant
Host:
29 April 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Angel Rubio, Max Planck, Hamburg
Host:
Prof. Feliciano Giustino
6 May 2020
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Vacant
Host: