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 2018 Semester

5 September 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

50 Years of the Standard Model

Prof. Steve Weinberg, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

Prof. Ritchie

12 September 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Topology and Geometry of Bloch Electrons

Prof. Qian Niu, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

19 September 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Learning Quantum Emergence with AI

Prof. Eun-Ah Kim, Cornell University

Host:

Prof. Ritchie

26 September 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Managing Chaos: A Statistical Approach

Prof. Ray Orbach, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

Prof. Ritchie

3 October 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Torn Polymer Liquids - Using Tricks From the Quantum World to Understand Them

Prof. Paul Goldbart, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

Prof. Ritchie

10 October 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay and the Neutrino

Dr. Steve Elliott, LANL

Host:

Prof. Lang

17 October 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Magnetotransport and Tunneling in Rotationally Controlled van der Waals Heterostructures

Prof. Emanuel Tutuc, ECE, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

Prof. Ritchie

24 October 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Magnetic quadrupole moment in crystals

Prof. Di Xiao, Carnegie Mellon University

Host:

Prof. Niu

31 October 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Mechanically Seeing the Covalent Bond

Dr. James Chelikowsky, ICES, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

Prof. Lang

7 November 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

The life of vortex knots and links: the flow of knottiness across scale

Prof. William Irvine, University of Chicago

Host:

Prof. Raizen

14 November 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Ultrafast Views of Quantum Materials: from Quasiparticles to Emergent Order

Dr. Robert Kaindl, LBNL

Host:

Profs. Shih & Li

21 November 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS

NO COLLOQUIUM

Host:

28 November 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Prof. Allan Macdonald, U. of Texas at Austin

Host:

Prof. Lang

5 December 2018

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Dr. Garnett Bryant, NIST

Host:

Prof. Li

Colloquia, Spring 2019 Semester

30 January 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Prof. Vadim Kaplunovsky, UT-Austin

Host:

Prof. Lang

6 February 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Prof. Ania Bleszynski, UCSB

Host:

Prof. Li

13 February 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Slot Open

Host:

20 February 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Slot Open

Host:

27 February 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Slot Open

Host:

6 March 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Slot Open

Host:

13 March 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

HOLD FOR RITCHIE

Host:

20 March 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

SPRING BREAK

NO COLLOQUIUM

Host:

27 March 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Prof. Steve Kivelson, Stanford

Host:

Prof. MacDonald

3 April 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

HOLD FOR RITCHIE

Host:

10 April 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

HOLD FOR RITCHIE

Host:

17 April 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

M.E.L. Oakes Undergraduate Lecture

HOLD FOR RITCHIE

Host:

24 April 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

HOLD FOR RITCHIE

Host:

1 May 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Slot Open

Host:

8 May 2019

4:00 p.m.

RLM 4.102

Title TBA

Slot Open

Host: