University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Nuclear Physics Seminar

semester, 2008

Thursday, January 24th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Organizational Meeting
Thursday, January 31st 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Thursday, February 7th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Joe Kapusta, University of Minnesota
Subject: Determination of Vector Meson Properties in Dense Matter via Relativistic Nuclear Collisions
Thursday, February 14th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Jeremiah Mans, University of Minnesota
Subject: Status of the LHC Collider and the CMS Detector
Thursday, February 21st 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Pasi Huovinen, Purdue University
Subject: Ideal fluid hydrodynamics at RHIC - is there really support for perfect fluid?
Thursday, February 28th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Jim Kneller, University of Minnesota
Subject: Three Flavor Monte Carlo Neutrino Oscillations
Thursday, March 6th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Yong Qian, University of Minnesota
Subject: New developments in flavor transformation of supernova neutrinos
Thursday, March 13th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, March 20th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
No seminar--Spring Break
Thursday, March 27th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Evan Frodermann, Ohio State University
Subject: Brightness of the Quark Gluon Plasma
Thursday, April 3rd 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Projjwal Banerjee, University of Minnesota
Subject: Testing Supernova Explosion Mechanism by Neutrino Signals in SNO
Thursday, April 10th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Scott Bowman, University of Minnesota
Subject: Phase Diagram of the Linear Sigma Model with Quarks at Finite Temperature and Density
Thursday, April 17th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, April 24th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Tom Kelley, University of Minnesota
Subject: Towards an AdS/QCD Model that Incorporates Chiral Symmetry Breaking
Friday, May 2nd 2008
1:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Todd Springer, University of Minnesota
Subject: Transport Coefficients from the Gravity Dual
Note change of date and time, this week only.
Thursday, May 8th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Mikhail Shifman, University of Minnesota
Subject: Highly Excited Mesons, Linear Regge Trajectories and the Pattern of the Chiral Symmetry Realization
Thursday, May 15th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, May 22nd 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
The seminar has ended for the semester. It will return in September 2008
Thursday, September 4th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
To be announced.
Thursday, September 11th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Alexander Heger, University of Minnesota
Subject: Type I X-Ray Bursts - The most common thermonuclear explosions in the universe.
Thursday, September 18th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Todd Springer, University of Minnesota
Subject: Hydrodynamics, Gauge/Gravity Duality, and the Black Hole Membrane Paradigm.
Thursday, September 25th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Edwin Bowman, University of Minnesota
Subject: Self-Consistent Study of the Linear Sigma Model at Finite Temperature and Chemical Potentials and of Field Redefinitions
Thursday, October 2nd 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, October 9th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Evan Frodermann, University of Minnesota
Subject: A view of heavy ion collision dynamics and geometry through electromagnetic signatures
Thursday, October 16th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Yong Zhong Qian , University of Minnesota
Subject: Simple Pictures of Neutrino Flavor Transformation in Supernovae
Thursday, October 23rd 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, October 30th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Purnendu Chakraborty , University of Minnesota
Subject: Viscosities in Hot QCD
Thursday, November 6th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, November 13th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, November 20th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Laurens Keek, SRON Netherlands Institute for Space Research and Astronomical Institute, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Subject: Thermonuclear burning on accreting neutron stars
Thursday, November 27th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, December 4th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Projjwal Banerjee, University of Minnesota
Subject: To be announced.
Thursday, December 11th 2008
2:30 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.

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