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School of Physics & Astronomy

Physics and Astronomy Calendar

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Monday, May 2nd 2016
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Patrick Meyers, University of Minnesota
Subject: Probing the Stochastic Gravitational-wave Background in the Advanced LIGO Era
Faculty Host: Vuk Mandic
Tuesday, May 3rd 2016
12:00 pm:
Speaker: Evan Tyler, University of Minnesota
Subject: Partitioning of Energy Flow from Reconnection
4:30 pm:
CM Journal Club in PAN 120
Speaker: Peter Orth
Subject: Universal post-quench coarsening and quantum aging at a quantum critical point
Wednesday, May 4th 2016
10:10 am:
Biophysics Seminar in 120 PAN
Speaker: Michael Guy Poirier, Ohio State University
To be announced.
1:25 pm:
Subject: There will no seminar this week.
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, May 5th 2016
Speaker: Karl Young and Claudia Scarlata
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Kyle Crocker, University of Minnesota
Subject: A Model of the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background due to Core Collapse to Black Holes
Faculty Host: Paul Crowell
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Josh Klein, University of Pennsylvania
Subject: Neutrinos, Antineutrinos, and No Neutrinos
Refreshments to be served outside 101 Fraser after the colloquium. Student Awards will be presented at the start of Colloquium.
Faculty Host: Marvin Marshak
Friday, May 6th 2016
Last day of instruction before final exams.
11:15 am:
There will be no seminar this week.
Speaker: Yilikal Ayino, University of Minnesota
Subject: Magnetotransport in NdTiO3/SrTiO3 Interface
Speaker: Chris Hill (Fermilab)
Subject: Some aspects of Axion Electrodynamics
2:30 pm:
There will be no colloquium this week.
3:35 pm:
To be announced.
4:00 pm:
Henry Erikson Lecturer in 101 Fraser Hall
Speaker: Dr. Jay Marx, Senior Advisor, LIGO Laboratory, California Institute of Technology
Subject: The Discovery of Gravitational Waves from Merging Black Holes
There will be no seminar this week.
Monday, May 9th 2016
12:15 pm:
Wednesday, May 11th 2016
08:00 am:
Untitled in Physics
Speaker: Arun Bansil, Northeastern University
Faculty Host: Martin Greven
1:25 pm:
Speaker: TBA
Monday, May 16th 2016
12:15 pm:
Monday, May 23rd 2016
12:15 pm:
Wednesday, September 28th 2016
1:25 pm:
Speaker: Arun Bansil, Northeastern University
Faculty Host: Martin Greven
Thursday, October 6th 2016
Speaker: Tommaso Treu, UCLA
Subject: TBD
Faculty Host: M. Claudia Scarlata
Wednesday, October 26th 2016
1:25 pm:
Speaker: Amir Yacoby - Harvard
Faculty Host: Vlad Pribiag
Thursday, October 27th 2016
Speaker: Amir Yacoby, Harvard
Subject: TBD
Faculty Host: Vlad Pribiag
Thursday, November 3rd 2016
Speaker: TBD
Subject: TBD
Wednesday, November 9th 2016
1:25 pm:
Speaker: Michel Devoret - Yale
Faculty Host: Vlad Pribiag
Thursday, November 10th 2016
Speaker: Michel Devoret, Yale
Faculty Host: Vlad Pribiag

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