Colloquia

Colloquia

Spring 2019 Colloquia

Wednesdays @ 4:00 p.m.

SLC 1.102

Coffee and cookies @ 3:30 p.m.
PHY1.308

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 our colloquium, please contact Dr. Michael Kesden.

Date/Host Speaker/Institution Title/Abstract
1/23
Glosser
Paul Nichols
(UT Dallas)
Innovation for Fun and Profit
1/30
Kesden
Mia Bovill
(TCU)
The Once and Future First Galaxies
2/6
Slinker
Jonathan Rivnay
(Northwestern University)
Organic electrochemical transistors for bioelectronic interfacing
2/13
Slinker
Alex Weiss
(UT Arlington)
Using Beams of Low Energy Positrons to Probe Surfaces
2/20
Ishak-Boushaki
Kim Milton
(University of Oklahoma)
The Casimir Effect: An Accelerating Subject
2/27
Lee
Jason Slinker
(UT Dallas)
Developing and Instituting Optics Laboratories at the University of Texas at Dallas
3/6
Kesden
Roseanne Cheng
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Adventures in Hydrodynamics: Numerical challenges in multi-physics/scale problems
3/13
F. Zhang
Hongming Weng
(Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Prediction of Topological Materials: from physical intuition to routinely search
3/20 SPRING BREAK – NO COLLOQUIUM
3/27
Lumata
Charlie Khemtong
(UT Southwestern)
Analyzing Metabolism in Tissues with Hyperpolarized Carbon-13 Magnetic Resonance
4/3
Kesden
Rick Oden
(Texas Instruments)
Innovations from Texas Instruments Inc. DLP Products Division: M7 MEMS Mirrors Moving in Many Modes for a Multitude of Markets
4/10
Izen
Kay Kinoshita
(University of Cincinnati)
Beauty Past & Future: the Belle and Belle II Experiments
4/17
Anderson
Elizabeth Mitchell
(Johns Hopkins University)
Modeling the Aurora
4/24
Kolodrubetz
Vedika Khemani
(Harvard University)
Driven Phases of Many-Body Quantum Matter
5/1
Ishak-Boushaki
Michael Troxel
(Duke University)
TBA

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