Departmental events

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Jan11
Ami Katz
COMPS - Part I - January 11, 2017
Jan11
Ami Katz
COMPS - Part II - January 13, 2017
Jan12
Adam Avakian
Dynamic Modeling Systemic Risk in Financial Networks
Jan23
Aidan Brown
Simon Fraser University
Dissipation, time asymmetry, and flux for model biomolecular systems
Jan26
Thomas Iadecola
Wire Constructions of Topological Phases in Three (or more) Dimensions
Feb08
Jiang Li
Conjugate Adaptive Optics in Biomedical Microscopy
Feb10
Po-Hao Huang
Boston University
Coupled spin-1/2 ladders as microscopic models for non-Abelian chiral spin liquids
Feb13
William Shain
TBA - William Shain
Feb13
William Shain
Exploiting Linearity in Adaptive Optical Microscopy
Feb14
Rajita Menon
Network Topology and Community Function in Spatial Microbial Communities
Mar27
Sergej Flach
Institute for Basic Science, Daejeon, South Korea
Intermittent Many-Body Dynamics at Equilibrium
Mar28
Xian Yuan
Percolation and Reinforcement on Complex Networks
Mar29
Michael Pretko
MIT
Higher Rank Quantum Spin Liquids: From Fractons to Emergent Gravity
Mar30
Jiang Li
Wavefront Sensing and Conjugate Adaptive Optics in Wide-Field Microsccopy
Mar31
M. El-Batanouny/K. Ludwig/K. Lane
Prospective Grad Students Open House - Mini Symposium
Mar31
Shainen Davidson
Novel Phase-Space Methods to Simulate Strongly-Interacting Many-Body Quantum Dynamics
Apr04
Andrew Saxe 
Harvard
Training and generalization dynamics in deep linear neural networks
Apr05
Thomas Iadecola
Designing Topological Quantum Matter: From Conformal Field Theory to Non-Abelian Topological Insulators
Apr05
Meng Cheng
Yale University
Time-reversal and reflection symmetry in (2+1)-dimensional topological phases
Apr05
Adrian Yi
Vibrational Spectroscopy of Cation and Anion Channelrhodopsins
Apr10
Sayan Choudhury
TBD
Apr13
Adam Iaizzi
Metamagnets: How Do They Work?
Apr14
Ayoti Patra
Maryland
Shortcuts to adiabaticity using flow-fields
Apr19
Adrian Po
Harvard University
Chiral Floquet Phases
Apr26
Sylvain Capponi
Toulouse university & BU
Competition between Bose glass and superfluid phases in quantum antiferromagnets Host: Anders Sandvik
Apr26
Paul Hanakata
Orbital-Spin Texture and Landau Levels in Two-Dimensional Rashba-Dirac Lead Chalcogenides
May03
Zohar Nussinov
WUSTL
Glassy dynamics as a consequence of the equilibrium liquid to solid transition
May04
Jonathan Wurtz
Semiclassical Phase Space Methods to Probe the MBL Transition
May08
Yi-Zhuang You
Harvard University
Topological Phase Transitions: From Duality Web to Symmetric Mass Generation
May10
Roger Melko
Stochastic Neural Networks for Machine Learning the Many-Body Problem
May11
Uttam Bhat
Greed Could be Dangerous: Statistical physics of Stochastic Search and Lattice Foraging
May16
Anatoly Dymarsky
UKY
Qauntum chaos, (diffusive) transport and random matrixes Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
May18
Achini Opathalage
Dogic Lab, Brandeis University
Held in CILSE 809
Defect dynamics of the 2D confined active nematic liquid crystals
Jun07
David J. Luitz
Out-of-time-order correlators in disordered quantum systems
Jun12
Clint Richardson
A Search for Heavy Fermionic Top Quark Partners with Charge 5/3 Decaying to a Pair of Same-Sign Leptons wit the CMS Experiment
Jul19
Alberto Pascual-GarcĂ­a 
Department of Life Sciences, Silwood Park, Imperial College London
The complex interplay of habitat filtering, neutral assembly and ecological interactions in the determination of bacterial community-level function.
Jul31
Nagendra Panduranga
Statistical Physics of Cascading Failures in Complex Networks
Aug01
Maira Constantino
Investigating Effects of Morphology and Flagella Dynamics on Swimming Kinematics of Different Helicobacter Species Using Single Cell Imaging
Aug17
Michael Manighalam
Michael Manighalam - TBA