Departmental events

View all events from the academic year.
Jan24
Graduate Student Council
Snacks and refreshments will be provided
Department Social
Jan29
Graduate Student Council
Graduate Student Council Meeting
Jan31
RSVP here: https://forms.gle/3Mph5aBADEUc2ibL7
Physics Undergraduate Major Spring Social (Poster) Host: Kelly Capri
Feb01
BU PRO (Physics REU) Open House (Poster)
Feb07
Andreas Hartmann 
University of Innsbruck
Counterdiabatic and inhomogeneous driving in lattice gauge quantum computing and heat engines
Feb07
Graduate Student Council
Doughnut and Hot Chocolate Social Host: Christopher Cosby, Victoria Kovalchuk
Feb12
James Propp
UMass Lowell
A macro-meso-microscopic view of disk packing Host: Julian Ingham
Feb19
Dominik Juraschek
Harvard University
Dynamical Materials Design Host: Wanzheng Hu
Feb20
Eric Boyers
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 12:15pm
Realizing a synthetic topological insulator with a quasi-periodically driven qubit Host: Eric Boyers
Feb21
Graduate Student Council
Snacks and refreshments will be provided
Department Social
Feb27
Anirudh Chandrasekaran, Mohit Pandey, and Shiyu Zhou
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 12:15pm
Student March Meeting Talks Host: Eric Boyers
Mar04
Christopher Palmer
Princeton University/FNAL
Observation of the Higgs boson decaying to bottom quarks at CMS (Poster) Host: James Rohlf
Mar05
Timothy Khouw
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 12:15pm
Physics in Industry: Finance, Pharmaceuticals, and Machine Learning Host: Eric Boyers
Mar06
Graduate Student Council
Doughnuts and hot chocolate will be provided
Doughnut and Hot Chocolate Social Host: Christopher Cosby, Victoria Kovalchuk
Mar16
All in-person events canceled until May 17th
Mar18
Adarsh Ganesan
US National Institute of Standards and Technology
CANCELLED: Phononic Frequency Combs – A New Addition to Photonics, MEMS, Quantum Information Science and Material Nanoscience Host: Christopher Laumann
Mar19
Graduate Open House (Virtual)
Mar20
Lei Zhang
Boston University, Physics Department
Nonuniversal entanglement level statistics in projection-driven quantum circuits
Mar25
Yuan Xin
Boston University, Physics Department
Virtually: https://bostonu.zoom.us/j/516244667
Solving Strongly Coupled Quantum Field Theory - Part 1
Mar26
Deniz Aybas
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 12:15pm
CANCELLED: Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Mar30
Yuan Xin
Boston University, Physics Department
Virtually: https://bostonu.zoom.us/j/303084746
Solving Strongly Coupled Quantum Field Theory - Part 2
Apr01
Sexual Assault Response & Prevention Center (SARP)
Lunch will be provided
CANCELLED: SARP Interrupt Workshop Host: David Long
Apr01
David Sperka
Boston University, Physics Department
CANCELLED: Collider Search Candidate Seminar - Title TBA
Apr01
Srinivas Raghu
Stanford University
CANCELLED: CMT Seminar - Title TBA Host: Claudio Chamon
Apr01
BU Physics Student Remote Coffee Hour
Apr03
Bernardo Zubillaga Herrera
Boston University Physics Department
https://zoom.us/j/590832246
The Statistical Mechanics of Societies: Opinion Formation Dynamics and Financial Markets
Apr03
Graduate Student Council
CANCELLED: Ice Cream Social
Apr06
Ashish Bino George
Boston University, Physics Department
https://zoom.us/j/433892652
Eco-evolutionary dynamics of microbial populations with heterogeneous growth and dispersal
Apr09
Brian Dawes
Boston University
Recording: https://bit.ly/2wzI7lW
The molecular biology of COVID-19 Host: Eric Boyers
Apr14
Yue Liu
Boston University, Physics Department
https://bostonu.zoom.us/j/365061062
Scale-invariant neural dynamics for cognitive behavior
Apr14
Graduate Student Council
Boston University, Physics Department
Physics PhD Program Town Hall
Apr15
Sean Foster
Boston University, Physics Department
https://bostonu.zoom.us/j/461622209
The Muon g-2 Experiment at Fermilab
Apr15
https://bostonu.zoom.us/j/99749652544?pwd=eUlMZHhvcG9WQkRDbXVDaWE2VXVTZz09
Physics Virtual Coffee Hour #2
Apr17
Graduate Student Council
Snacks and refreshments will be provided
CANCELLED: Department Social
Apr23
Sean Foster and Sam Rosen
Boston University
Recording: https://bit.ly/2YlHXub
Password: 2u$*$4+z
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Apr29
Meeting ID: 958 0536 1597
Physics Virtual Coffee Hour #3
Apr30
Anirudh Chandrasekaran
Boston University
Recording: https://bit.ly/35mhqhA
Password: 7L=7X1x%
Probing and structures with X-ray Host: Eric Boyers
Apr30
Aobo Li
Boston University, Physics Department
https://bostonu.zoom.us/j/7748832895
The Zen of Neutrino: Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay and Deep Learning
May14
David Long
Boston University
Recording: https://bit.ly/2zXyDT6
Password: 1o*$$pD1
Phases of Quasiperiodic Driving Host: Eric Boyers
May15
Jonathan Wurtz
Boston University, Physics Department
Cluster phase space and variational subspace approaches to the quantum many-body problem
May28
Eric Boyers
Boston University
Recording: https://bit.ly/2XhRu4e
Password: 9b&.60&%
Spin Squeezing for CASPEr Electric Host: Eric Boyers
Jun04
Chiara Salemi
MIT
CANCELLED: Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Jun11
Sal Pace
Boston University
Student Seminar Series
Jul20
Andras Eke
Semmelweis University & Yale University
Assessing fractality for empirical temporal signals with application to brain dynamics Host: Plamen Ivanov