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Colloquium Archive

Spring 2016

Dr. Stefanos Kourtis
Princeton University
" Spectroscopic Signatures of Weyl Semimetals Beyond Photoemission"
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 11:00 a.m.
Donald Bianchi Planetarium

Dr. Konstantin Batygin
Caltech
"Planet Nine from Outer Space"
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 -  3:45 p.m.
Donald Bianchi Planetarium

 

Dr. Ronald Blum
CSUN Allumnus
" You've Earned Your Science Degree--Now What! - A Non-Traditional Approach to Navigating A Successful Career Path"
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 12:00 p.m.
LO 1127

Dr. Orkan Umurhan 
NASA Ames Research Center
" Solid State Nitrogen Ice Convection in Pluto's Sputnik Planum"
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.
LO 1127

Dr. Jiong Qiu
Montana State University
" Probing Magnetic Reconnection and Plasma Heating in Solar Flare Observations"
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.
LO 1127

Dr. Michael R. Peterson
California State University, Long Beach
" Topologically  ordered phases and the fractional quantum Hall effect"
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.
LO 1127

Dr. Melissa Rice

Western Washington University
"Imaging Science with NASA's Mars rover missions"
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 4:00 p.m.
Bianchi Planetarium

 

Professor Andreas Bill
Department of Physics & Astronomy, California State University, Long Beach
" Pair: Correlations in Superconducting-Magnetic Hybrid Systems"
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Avi Shporer
California Institute of Technology & JPL
"Science with orbitalphase curves in the space age"
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

 

Dr. Neal Turner
California Institute of Technology & JPL
"Shadows round the campfire: what young stars' infrared variability reveals about protoplanetary disks"
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Jessie Christiansen
California Institute of Technology
"Elusive Earths and Other Matters: Taking the Galactic Exoplanet Census"
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Xu Zhang
California State University Northridge
"First-Principles Design of Materials for Renewable Energy"
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Shoushu Gong
Florida State University
"Quantum Spin Liquid in Frustrated Magnetic Systems"
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Yi-Zhuang You
UC Santa Barbara
"Holographic Mapping of Many-Body Localized System by Spectrum Bifurcation Renormalization Group"
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 112

 

Professor Jocelyn S. Read
California State University, Fullerton
"Advanced LIGO: recent results, and prospects in Neutron-star Astrophysics"
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Yafis Barlas
Department of Physics, UC Riverside
"Dissipation-less edge currents in two-dimensional crystals: Role of topology"
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak , Room 1127

 

Dr. Kah Chun Lau
Argonne National Laboratory
"Atomistic Simulation of Lithium Based Electrical Energy Storage"
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Donald Bianchi Planetarium

 

Dr. Yi Zhang
"Quantum Oscillations-Same Conventional Technique, New Portal to Quantum Phenomena"
Wednesday, February 3,2016 - 3:45 p.m.

Live Oak, Room 1127

 

Prof. F. Duncan M. Haldane
Department of Physics, Princeton University
"Topology, Geometry and Entanglement in Condensed Matter Quantum Physics"
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 3:45 p.m.
Live Oak, Room 1127

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