University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Introduction to Research Seminar

Fall Semester

Friday, September 8th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Professor Prisca Cushman
Subject: Cryogenic Dark Matter Search
Friday, September 15th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Prof. M. Zudov
Subject: Non-equilibrium magnetotransport in 2D electron systems
Friday, September 22nd 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: M. Marshak
Subject: Proton Decay and Neutron Oscillations: Progress in Underground Physics
Friday, September 29th 2006
2:30 pm:
No seminar this week.
Friday, October 6th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Cindy Cattell
Subject: Solar system space plasmas: An accessible laboratory for studying particle acceleration, shocks and energy conversion processes
Friday, October 13th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Thomas Jones
Subject: Cosmic Tennis Serves: The Shocking Story About Fermi's Legacy in the Universe
Friday, October 20th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Paul Crowell
Subject: Spin Transport and Dynamics in Solids
Friday, October 27th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Boris Shklovskii
Subject: Ion transport in ion channels and nanopores.
Friday, November 3rd 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Mikhail Shifman, FTPI
Subject: Supersymmetry and how it helps to understand our world
Friday, November 10th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: V. Noireaux
Subject: Cell-free expression in synthetic vesicles: can we build a soft robot?
Friday, November 17th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Arkady Vainshtein
Subject: Physics of the muon anomalous magnetic moment
Friday, November 24th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Thanksgiving break; No seminar
Friday, December 1st 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Alex Kamenev
Friday, December 8th 2006
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Jochen Mueller
Subject: Observing protein interactions in cells at the single molecule level
Friday, December 15th 2006
2:30 pm:
Seminar is done for this semester.
Friday, December 22nd 2006
3:30 pm:
Seminar is done for this semester.

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