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 2017 Semester
30 August 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Microwave Dynamics of Ferroelectric Domains and Domain Walls
Prof. Keji Lai, UT-Austin
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
6 September 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
New Frontiers for Wave Manipulation Using Metamaterials
Prof. Andrea Alý, UT Austin
Host:
Prof. M. Raizen
13 September 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Top Quarks: the New Flavor
Prof. Peter Onyisi, UT-Austin
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
14 September 2017
12:30 p.m.
RLM 11.204
Special Colloquium/Complex Quantum Systems seminar: MAIUS-1: Spaceborne Bose-Einstein condensation for precision interferometry E.M. Rasel for the QUANTUS/ MAIUS cooperation
Prof. Ernst Rasel, University of Hannover
Host:
Prof. M. Raizen
20 September 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
The role of mechanical shear in the development of biofilms of bacteria
Prof. Vernita Gordon, UT-Austin
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
27 September 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Radio Frequency Propagation and the Ionosphere
Tom Gaussiran, Applied Research Laboratories, UT-Austin
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
4 October 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Perspectives on Control of Open Quantum Systems and Noisy Qubits
Prof. Lorenza Viola, Dartmouth College
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
11 October 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
THIS SLOT OPEN
Host:
18 October 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Controlling Strong Light Matter Coupling with Photonic Crystals
Prof. Hui Deng, University of Michigan
Host:
Prof. A. MacDonald
25 October 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Andreas Karch, University of Washington
Host:
Prof. Ritchie
1 November 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Mu-chun Chen, University of California, Irvine
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
8 November 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Katherine Freese, University of Michigan
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
15 November 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Matthew Fisher, University of California Santa Barbara
Host:
Prof. MacDonald
22 November 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
NO COLLOQUIUM
THANKGIVING WEEK
Host:
29 November 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Dr. Joseph Stroscio, NIST
Host:
Prof. K. Shih
6 December 2017
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Sevil Salur, Rutgers University
Host:
Prof. J. Ritchie
Colloquia, Spring 2018 Semester
17 January 2018
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Prof. Guy Ron, Hebrew University
Host:
Prof. Raizen
14 February 2018
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
Fernando Quevedo, ICTP
Host:
Prof. Swinney
21 March 2018
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Title TBA
HOLD
Host:
Prof. MacDonald
28 March 2018
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
Giordano Bruno, Galileo, and the Cosmology of Many Worlds
Prof. Alberto A. Martinez, Dept. of History, UT Austin
Host:
Prof. Raizen
11 April 2018
4:00 p.m.
RLM 4.102
The M.E.L. Oakes Undergraduate Lecture: Title TBA
Professor Michael F. Schatz, Georgia Tech, Department of Physics
Host:
Prof. Swinney