Departmental events

August 1st, 2014 to July 31st, 2015. Previous/next year.
Aug07
William Shain
Imaging and Scattering in Porous Media
Aug27
Prof. John Butler
Comprehensive Exams - Part 1
Aug28
Shyam Erramilli/Michael El-Batanouny
New Graduate Physics Student Orientation
Aug29
Prof. John Butler
Comprehensive Exams - Part II
Sep03
Dr. Sergey Syzranov
University of Colorado, Boulder
9 AM
Transport in Dirac materials exposed to strong electromagnetic radiation Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Sep06
Manher Jariwala
Incoming Teaching Fellow Bootcamp
Sep09
Christopher Kachulis
Determining the Neutrino Mass Hierarchy with Matter Effects
Sep10
Prof. Vladimir Gritsev
University of Amsterdam
TBA Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Sep15
Andreas Läuchli
University of Innsbruck
Note special day, time: Monday at 11 AM
Entanglement spectroscopy of quantum matter Host: Anders Sandvik
Sep17
Marin Bukov
Boston University
CMT Group Meeting
Oct01
Cheng-Wei Liu
Boston University
11 AM
CMT group meeting
Oct08
Dr. Michael Tomka
Boston University
11 AM
CMT Group Meeting
Oct27
Tiago Souza
Emergent Magnetic Monopole Charges in a Two Qubit System
Oct29
Joshuah Heath
University of Vermont
CANCELLED: CMT group meeting
Oct29
Valentin Kasper
University of Heidelberg
Real-Time Dynamics of Fermions in Gauge Theories Host: Shainen Davidson
Nov05
Dr. Luca D'Alessio
Penn State University & Boston University
11 AM
Dynamical preparation of Floquet Chern insulators: A no-go theorem and the experiments Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Nov07
Jessica Morrison
Electrothermally Actuated Steering Micromirror with Integrated Varifocal Capability
Nov12
Dr. Michael Knap
Harvard University
11 AM
Relaxation dynamics, thermalization, and dynamic phase transitions in Heisenberg quantum magnets Host: Marin Bukov
Nov17
Nicholas Lubbers
The Statistical Mechanics of Wealth: Agent-based Economics and Ergodic Transitions
Nov20
Colin Howard
Measuring and Translating Electron Quasiparticle-phonon Interactions on the Surface of the Topological Insulator Bi2Te3
Nov20
Maria-Theresa Rieder
Freie Universität Berlin
Note: Special day,Thursday
Disorder-induced phase transitions in multichannel Majorana wires Host: Thomas Iadecola
Nov21
Prof. Walter Hofstetter
Goethe University, Frankfurt
Note special day, time: Friday at 10 AM
Quantum Simulations with Ultracold Atoms and Ions: Beyond Standard Optical Lattices Host: Anatoli Polkovnikov
Dec02
Dr. Adolfo Grushin
MPIPKS, Dresden
Note: Event moved from 11/26 to 12/2/14
Stability of Chern and Fractional Chern insulators Host: Claudio Chamon
Dec02
Antonio Majdandzic
Spontaneous Recovery and Metastability in Single and Interdependent Networks
Dec02
Javad Noorbakhsh
Nonlinearity and Stochasticity in Biochemical Networks
Dec03
David Newby
Soft x-ray Spectroscopy Studies of Novel Electronic Materials using Synchrotron Radiation
Dec03
Bernardo Zubillaga
Boston University
CMT Group Meeting
Dec04
George R. Keiser
Near Field Interactions in Terahertz Metamaterials
Dec04
Marc McGuigan
Developing a Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscope for the Characterization of Aluminium Nanoantennas
Dec08
Gustavo Marques Tavares
Gustavo Marques Tavares - TBA
Dec08
Dylan Rankin
Triggers for Boosted Physics Signals at the Compact Muon Solenoid Experiment
Dec10
Cheng-Wei Liu
Phase Transitions, Algorithms, and the Applications to Quantum Computing
Dec10
Shuai Shao
Robustness of Complex Networks: Localized Attack and Clustering Structure
Dec11
Will Morrison
Understanding the Brain through its Spatial Structure
Dec16
Alex Lang
Statistical Mechanics of Epigenetic Landscapes
Dec19
Chester Curme
Communities in Statistically-Validated Networks"
Jan14
Prof. John Butler
Comprehensive Exams - Part I
Jan16
Prof. John Butler
Comprehensive Exams - Part II
Jan21
Nima Dehmamy
Boston University
CMT Group Meeting
Jan28
Dr. Julian Struck
MIT
TBA Host: Marin Bukov
Feb04
Ted Pudlik
Boston University
CMT Group Meeting