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Physics Colloquia

Physics colloquia are normally held every Monday at 4 pm during the quarter (except holidays). Typically one speaker each quarter is nominated by the graduate students. Speakers are invited to meet with the Society of Physics Students at 12:30 for pizza on the day of the colloquium.

Physics Colloquia Archive

2019-2020 Colloquia

Date and Time Location Title/Speaker Abstract
Sep 30 2019 - 4:00pm PAA 102 Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics with Broad Quantum Emitters
Arka Majumdar, University of Washington
Oct 7 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm PAA 102 Becoming what you smell
Vijay Balasubramanian (U Penn)
Oct 14 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm PAA 102 Majorana zero modes: a new kind of ‘particle’, and where it can be found
Charlie Marcus (UCPH and Microsoft)
Oct 21 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm PAA 102 Nobel Prize Special Edition (Morales & co)
Miguel Morales
Oct 28 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm PAA 102 Using Nanopores to Watch Enzymes at Work
Jens Gundlach
Nov 4 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm PAA 102 Collagen: a fascinating responsive material building block from Nature
Nancy Forde (SFU)
Nov 18 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Electronic Correlations in Magic Angle Twisted Bilayer Graphene
Stevan Nadj-Purge (Caltech)
Nov 25 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm PAA 102 Magnetic quadrupole moment in crystals
Di Xiao
Dec 2 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm The Unbearable Lightness of Neutrinos
Diana Parno