University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Condensed Matter Sack Lunch Seminar

semester, 2016

Friday, January 22nd 2016
Speaker: Yuriy Sizyuk, University of Minnesota
Subject: "Lifting mean field degeneracies in anisotropic spin systems
Friday, January 29th 2016
There will be no seminar this week.
Friday, February 5th 2016
Speaker: Gordon Stecklein, University of Minnesota
Subject: Spin Transport in One to Three Layer CVD Graphene"
Friday, February 12th 2016
Speaker: Terry Bretz-Sullivan, University of Minnesota
Subject: Magnetic Field Reentrant Superconductivity in Aluminum Nanowires
Friday, February 19th 2016
There will be no seminar this week.
Friday, February 26th 2016
Speaker: Chris Conklin, University of Minnesota
Subject: Electrokinetic flows in liquid crystals
Friday, March 4th 2016
Speaker: Yang Tang, University of Minnesota
Subject: Doping dependence of the antiferromagnetic response of HgBa2CuO4+d
Friday, March 11th 2016
APS March Meeting practice talks
Friday, March 18th 2016
There will be no seminar this week, spring break.
Friday, March 25th 2016
Speaker: Mengxing Ye, University of Minnesota
Cancelled today -- Moved to April 8th
Friday, April 1st 2016
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Biqiong Yu, University of Minnesota
Subject: “X-ray scattering study of Charge-Density-Wave order in Nd2-xCexCuO4 and HgBa2CuO4+d
Note: change of location for seminar, this week only.
Friday, April 8th 2016
Speaker: Mengxing Ye, University of Minnesota
Subject: Quantum Phase Transitions in Triangular Heisenberg Antiferromagnets in a Magnetic Field
Friday, April 15th 2016
Speaker: Tianbai Cui, University of Minnesota
Subject: Rare region effects on the Ising-nematic quantum phase transition
Friday, April 22nd 2016
Speaker: Mahendra DC, University of Minnesota
Subject: Characterization of spin-orbit torques in bismuth selenide films by using dc planar Hall method
Friday, April 29th 2016
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Chun Chen, University of Minnesota
Subject: Tunable splitting of the Ground-State Degeneracy in Quasi-1D Parafermion systems
Please note change of speaker from last announcement.
Friday, May 6th 2016
Speaker: Yilikal Ayino, University of Minnesota
Subject: Magnetotransport in NdTiO3/SrTiO3 Interface
Friday, May 13th 2016
12:20 pm:
Speaker: David Harrison, University of Minnesota
Subject: Dimensional Crossover in Spin Glass Dynamics
Friday, September 9th 2016
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Ziran Wang
Subject: GMR enhancement and oscillation in Fe/Ag/Fe/InAs/Ag(100)
Friday, September 16th 2016
Speaker: Michael Sammon, University of Minnesota
Subject: Electron Accumulation Layer in the Extreme Quantum Limit
Friday, September 23rd 2016
Speaker: Peter Martin, University of Minnesota
Subject: Investigating Soft Condensed Matter Systems Using Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Friday, September 30th 2016
Speaker: James Delles, University of Minnesota
Subject: Transport Properties of Exchange Biased Mesoscale Wires
Friday, October 7th 2016
Speaker: Tim Peterson, University of Minnesota
Subject: Spin Hall effects in ultrathin heavy metal/ferromagnet bilayers
Friday, October 14th 2016
Speaker: Ruiqi Xing, University of Minnesota
Subject: Renormalization group analysis of competing instabilities in the four-pocket model for iron-based superconductors
Friday, October 21st 2016
Speaker: Xuzhe Ying, University of Minnesota
Subject: 'Robustness and tunneling Property of Majorana in hybrid semiconductor-superconductor structure
Friday, October 28th 2016
Speaker: Ezra Day-Roberts, University of Minnesota
Subject: Counting Zero Energy States in the Penrose Lattice
Friday, November 4th 2016
Speaker: Gordon Stecklein, University of Minnesota
Subject: Spin transport in graphene
Friday, November 11th 2016
Speaker: Zack Robinson, University of Minnesota
Subject: Controlling Conductivity in Zinc Oxide Nanocrystals with Intense Pulsed Light
Friday, November 18th 2016
Speaker: Chris Conklin, University of Minnesota
Subject: Nonlinear Electrophoresis of Particles in Liquid Crystals
Friday, November 25th 2016
There will be no seminar this week.
Friday, December 2nd 2016
Speaker: Justin Watts, University of Minnesota
Subject: Spin Kondo Effect and Interdiffusion in Co/Cu Non-Local Spin Valves
Friday, December 9th 2016
Speaker: Yilikal Ayino, University of Minnesota
Subject: Ferromagnetism in NdTiO3/SrTiO3 Interface
Friday, December 16th 2016
There will be no seminar this week.

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