Departmental events

August 1st, 2019 to July 31st, 2020. Previous/next year.
Aug08
Jonathan Wurtz (CMT)
Pizza will be served at 11:50am.
Summer Student Seminar Host: Eric Boyers
Aug14
David Zou
Search for Heavy 5/3 Charge Fermionic Top Quark Partner in Same-Sign Dilepton Final State using 13 TeV Data with the CMS Detector
Aug16
Brian Dawes (BIO) and David Long (CMT)
Pizza will be served at 11:50am.
Summer Student Seminar Host: Eric Boyers
Aug23
Aaron Greenberg (Photonics)
Pizza will be served at 11:50am.
Summer Student Seminar Host: Eric Boyers
Aug23
Department Social
Aug29
JJ Oon (CME) and Xiangyi Meng (CMT)
Pizza will be served at 11:50am.
Summer Student Seminar Host: Eric Boyers
Sep19
Graduate Student Council Meeting
Sep23
Yue Liu
Scale-Invariant Neural Dynamics for Cognition
Sep25
Chon Kit Pun (Jack)
Predicting Catastrophes: The Role of Criticality
Sep26
Dr. Denny Dahl
D-Wave Systems
Quantum simulation with the DW-2000Q Host: Anders Sandvik
Sep27
*Lunch will be provided*
Physics Department Annual Fall BBQ
Oct01
Rashi Verma
Data Ops Engineer at Tamr Inc.
Lunch will be provided
Physics Industry Lunch Host: Eric Boyers
Oct02
Sergey Buldyrev
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 11:50am
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Oct02
Zhicheng Yang
Boston University Physics Department
Path to building quantum spin liquids and topological qubits within existing quantum hardware
Oct04
Ice Cream Social Host: Julian Ingham
Oct09
Brian Dawes (BIOE) and Nicholas Russo (CME)
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 11:50am
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Oct09
Phil Crowley
Boston University
Topological classes of quantum dynamics in quasi-periodically driven systems
Oct10
David Zou
Search for Heavy 5/3 Charge Fermionic Top Quark Partner in Same-Sign Dilepton Final State using 13 TeV Data with the CMS Detector
Oct15
Jessica Aither
Boston University
Lunch will be provided
Title IX discussion and Q&A
Oct16
Deniz Aybas (PHO/CME)
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 11:45am
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Oct16
Julian Ingham
Boston University, Physics Department
High temperature superconductivity in semiconductor artificial graphene
Oct18
Department Social Host: Julian Ingham
Oct23
Julian Ingham
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 11:45am
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Oct23
Inti Sodemann
Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems
Bosonization and the Shear Sound of Metals and The Non-linear Hall Effect in Time-Reversal-Invariant Materials Host: Claudio Chamon
Oct24
Graduate Student Council Meeting
Oct25
Costume Contest: 11:45AM - 12:15PM; Pumpkin Drop: 12:30PM
15th Annual BU Physics Pumpkin Drop 2019
Oct25
Viktor Novicenko 
Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy Vilnius University
Floquet analysis of a quantum system with modulated periodic driving
Oct29
Gaoxiang Mei
Bioengineering and Analysis of Near-Infrared Absorbing Optogenetic Rhodopsins
Oct30
Julian Ingham
Boston University
Pizza will be served at 11:45am
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Oct30
Garry Goldstein
Rutgers University
Extending the Gutzwiller approximation to intersite interactions Host: Claudio Chamon
Nov06
Sarang Gopalakrishnan 
The City University of New York
Anomalous transport in integrable spin chains Host: Anushya Chandran
Nov13
Roger Melko
University of Waterloo and the Perimeter Institute
How hard is it to learn a quantum state?
Nov18
Tiziano Camporesi
CMS Experiment, CERN
Elementary: Is This the Answer? (Poster)
Nov20
Stephen Carr (CMT)
Harvard University
Pizza will be served at 11:45am
Student Seminar Series Host: Eric Boyers
Nov20
Hiroki Isobe
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Many-body physics around Van Hove singularities: from twisted bilayer graphene to supermetal and non-Fermi liquid Host: Claudio Chamon
Nov22
Graduate Student Council
Department Social
Nov25
Timothy Khouw
Timothy Khouw - TBA
Dec02
John Quirk
Determining the Ejection Rate and Energy Spectrum of Protons after Muonic Capture on Alumnium
Dec03
Chon Kit Pun (Jack)
Predicting Catastrophes: the Role of Criticality
Dec03
Pranay Patil
Quantum Monte Carlo Studies of Phase Transitions
Dec04
Daniel Arcaro
Dan Arcaro - Measurement of the Total and Differential Cross Section of Z Boson Production in Association with Jets in Proton-proton Collisions at Sqrt(s)= 13 TeV
Dec05
Nickolas Kinnaird
Muon Spin Precession Frequency Extraction and Decay Positron Track Fitting in Run 1 of the Fermilab Muon g-2 Experiment
Dec06
Brian Skinner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Ohio State University
The Unprecedented Thermoelectric Properties of Nodal Semimetals in a Magnetic Field Host: Julian Ingham
Dec11
Torsten Zache
Heidelberg University
Quantum simulation of high-energy physics - microscopic and macroscopic approaches