Colloquia

Colloquia

Fall 2019 Colloquia

Wednesdays @ 4:00 p.m.

SLC 1.102

Coffee and cookies @ 3:30 p.m.
PHY1.308

Our department colloquium is a forum for invited scientists to present modern research in a fashion accessible to those with a background in physics, but who are not experts in the field. Talks are aimed at the graduate level.

If you have questions about our colloquium, please contact Dr. Michael Kesden.

Date/Host Speaker/Institution Title/Abstract
8/28
Goeckner
Amena Khan and Lamya Saleh
(UT Dallas)
Morphology Dependent Excited States in Conjugated Polymers AND From Proto-Galactic Clouds to Planets in Tight Binary Stellar Systems
9/4
F. Zhang
Sanfeng Wu
(Princeton University)
Topology and Correlations in Monolayer Crystals
9/11
Kesden
Joey Key
(University of Washington at Bothell)
The Future of Gravitational Wave Astronomy
9/18
Lv
Ping Liu
(UT Arlington)
Low-Dimensional Hard Magnetic Materials
9/25
Kolodrubetz
Shyam Shankar
(UT Austin)
Amplifying microwave signals with noise set by Heisenbergs uncertainity principle
10/2
C. Zhang
Alexander Seidel
(Washington University in St. Louis)
The Hidden Orders of Matter
10/9
Lumata
Salahuddin Ahmad
(University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center)
Medical Physics and the Clinical and Research Profile of the Department of Radiation Oncology at OUHSC
10/16
Chen
Xiaojia Zhang
(UCLA)
Ionosphere-magnetosphere coupling driven by wave-particle resonant interaction
10/23
Kesden
Leo Stein
(University of Mississippi)
Testing Einstein with numerical relativity: theories beyond general relativity, and the precision frontier
10/30
Malko
Masaru Kuno
(University of Notre Dame)
TBA
11/6
C. Zhang
Marlan Scully
(Texas A&M University)
TBA
11/13
C. Zhang
Christopher Monroe
(University of Maryland)
TBA –
2019 Anson L. Clark Memorial Lecture
11/20
Slinker
Jose Moran Mirabal
(McMaster University)
TBA
11/27 Fall Break –
NO COLLOQUIUM
12/4
Penev
Daniel Tamayo
(Princeton University)
TBA

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