Introduction to Research Seminar

semester, 2014


Friday, January 24th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Jorge Vinals, University of Minnesota
Subject:  Nonlinear dynamics and pattern formation

Friday, January 31st 2014
4:40 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.

Friday, February 7th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Carolyn Rauber, University of Minnesota Libraries
Subject: Library research

Friday, February 14th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Shaul Hanany, University of Minnesota
Subject: Searching for Signatures of the Big Bang from 120,000 ft.

Friday, February 21st 2014
4:40 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.

Friday, February 28th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Jeremiah Mans, University of Minnesota
Subject: Particle Physics at the Energy Frontier

Friday, March 7th 2014
4:40 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.

Friday, March 14th 2014
4:40 pm:
Post Doc Panel

Friday, March 28th 2014
4:40 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.

Friday, April 4th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Rafael Fernandes, University of Minnesota
Subject: Theory of correlated materials: from high-temperature superconductors to quantum magnets

Friday, April 11th 2014
4:40 pm:
To be announced.

Friday, April 18th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Dan Dahlberg, University of Minnesota
Subject: Magnetic Microscopy

Friday, April 25th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Greg Pawloski, University of Minnesota
Subject: Ethics in Research, Part 1

Friday, May 2nd 2014
4:40 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.

Friday, May 9th 2014
4:40 pm:
Speaker: Greg Pawloski, University of Minnesota
Subject:  Ethics in Research, Part 2

Friday, September 5th 2014
Subject: There will be no seminar this week.

Friday, September 12th 2014
Speaker: Shaul Hanany, University of Minnesota

Friday, September 19th 2014
Speaker: Andrey Chubukov, University of Minnesota
Subject: Superconductivity -- what is super about it

Friday, September 26th 2014
Speaker: Fiona Burnell
Subject: Symmetry and topology in condensed matter physics

Friday, October 3rd 2014
Speaker: Paul Crowell, University of Minnesota
Subject: Spin Transport in Semiconductors

Friday, October 10th 2014
Speaker: Priscilla Cushman
Subject: Searching for Dark Matter Underground

Friday, October 17th 2014
Speaker: Michael Zudov, University of Minnesota

Friday, October 24th 2014
Speaker: Vlad Pribiag, University of Minnesota
Subject: Quantum spin transport and Majorana modes in topological insulators and semiconductor nanowires

Friday, October 31st 2014
Speaker: Rafael Fernandes, University of Minnesota
Subject: Theory of correlated materials: from high-temperature superconductors to quantum magnets

Friday, November 7th 2014
Speaker: John Broadhurst, University of Minnesota
Subject: "An application of physics to clinical medicine."

Friday, November 14th 2014
Speaker: Marvin Marshak, University of Minnesota
Subject: Hunting Asymmetry in the Universe

Friday, November 21st 2014
Speaker: Vincent Noireaux, University of Minnesota
Subject: Synthesis of a minimal cell: from gene circuits to self-assembly.

Friday, November 28th 2014
There will be no seminar this week-University Closed for Thanksgiving

Friday, December 5th 2014
Speaker: Natalia Perkins, University of Minnesota
Subject: Novel physics of systems with strong spin-orbit coupling

Friday, December 12th 2014
There will be no seminar this week.

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