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Physics and Astronomy Calendar

Week of Monday, December 5th 2016

Monday, December 5th 2016
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Larry Rudnick (University of Minnesota)
Subject: Observational Tracers of Diffuse Baryon Dynamics in Clusters of Galaxies
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Larry Rudnick (University of Minnesota)
Tuesday, December 6th 2016
09:30 am:
Practice talks for AGI
4:30 pm:
Speaker: Martin Greven, School of Physics and Astronomy
Subject: New insight into the phase diagram of the cuprates
Wednesday, December 7th 2016
2:30 pm:
Speaker: Saurabh Maiti, University of Florida
Subject: Chiral-spin modes in a 2D Fermi-Liquid with spin-orbit coupling
Faculty Host: Andrey Chubukov
There will be no seminar this week.
Thursday, December 8th 2016
11:15 am:
Biophysics Seminar in 120 PAN
Speaker: Prof. Wendy Gordon, University of Minnesota, Dept. of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics
Subject: To be announced.
Speaker: Chris Nolting and Micaela Bagley
3:35 pm:
Speaker: David Poland, Yale University
Subject: Critical Phenomena and the Conformal Bootstrap
Refreshments to be served outside Keller 3-210 after the colloquium.
Faculty Host: Tony Gherghetta
Friday, December 9th 2016
10:10 am:
Speaker: Yao Leon Meng, University of Minnesota
Subject: Applications of proton-nucleus reactions at the MeV scale for brain cancer therapy and space exploration
Speaker: Yilikal Ayino, University of Minnesota
Subject: Ferromagnetism in NdTiO3/SrTiO3 Interface
Speaker: David Poland (Yale U.)
Subject: Mysteries at the Bootstrap Frontier
There will be no colloquium this week.
Speaker: Marta Hanson, Johns Hopkins University
Subject: "Material Things and Technologies of the Body in the Golden Mirror, 1742"
Refreshments served at 3:15 p.m.
Speaker: Vlad Pribiag, University of Minnesota
Subject: Quantum transport in low-dimensional materials

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