Colloquia

Colloquia

Spring 2014 Colloquia

Wednesdays @ 4:15 p.m.
SLC 1.102

Coffee and cookies @ 4 p.m.

Our department colloquium is a forum for invited scientists to present modern research in a fashion accessible to those with a background in physics, but who are not experts in the field. Talks are aimed at the graduate level.

If you have questions about colloquium, please contact Dr. Anton Malko.

Date/Host

Speaker/Institution

Title/Abstract

January 15
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January 22
Host: Chuanwei Zhang

Dr. Goswami Pallab

Anomalous magnetoelectric effects of Weyl semimetal and its applications

January 29
Host: Chuanwei Zhang

Dr. Zhang Fan

From Topological Insulators to Majorana Fermions

February 5
Host: Chuanwei Zhang

Dr. Jeffrey Teo

To be announced

February 12
Host: Chuanwei Zhang

Dr. Tanmoy Das

To be announced

February 19
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February 26
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March 5
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March 12
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No Colloquia- Spring Break

 

March 19
Host: Anton Malko

Prof. Wei Guo

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Nanostructured Materials for Energy Applications

March 26
Host: Michael Kesden

Prof. Joel Green

UT Austin

From Clouds to Planets: Stories from Herschel

April 2
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April 9
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April 16
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Prof. Xingang Chen

UT Dallas Physics

Understanding the Origin of Big Bang

April 23
Host: Chuanwei Zhang

Prof. Peter Engels

Washington State University

Experiments with spin-orbit coupled Bose-Einstein condensates:
Simulating condensed matter Hamiltonians with ultracold atoms

April 30
Host: UTD Physics

Prof. Xinchou Lou

UT Dallas Physics

Bold High Energy Particle Collider Projects after the Discovery of the God Particle (the Higgs Boson)