Spring 2014 Schedule of Colloquium
Colloquium talks will be held at Science Library, SL 212 at 11:00 am - 12:15 pm. Light refreshments will be provided 15 minutes before the start of the meeting.
All are welcome. Check back often for updates to the table for title and abstract
links for the talks.
If colloquium is scheduled on a Thursday, then the colloquium will start at 3:00 PM.
|Mon, Feb 10, 2014||Roxana Margine (Binghamton University)||Toward ab initio description of superconductors (abstract, .doc, 16kb)|
|Thurs, Feb 13, 2014||Derek Stewart (Cornell University)||A First Principles Framework for Thermal Transport in Energy Materials (abstract, .doc, 31kb)|
|Thurs, Feb 27, 2014||Tanmoy Das (Los Alamos National Laboratory)||Engineering topological insulators, three dimensional Dirac metals and Dirac superconductors via layer by layer approaches (abstract, .doc, 32kb)|
|Mon, Mar 10, 2014||Wei-Cheng Lee (UIUC)||Orbital Physics in Iron Based Superconductors (abstract, .doc, 32 kb)|
|Mon, Mar 17, 2014||Ilias Perakis (Crete University))||Quantum Tricks In The Shadows Of Relativity & The Coulomb Force: Teaching Magnetic Systems & Students To Think Ultra-Fast (abstract, .doc, 32kb)|
|Mon, Mar 24, 2014||Yu-Ping Huang (North Western University)||Zeno's Paradox of "Achilles and the Tortoise" in Quantum Optics (abstract, .doc, 32kb)|
|Mon, Mar 31, 2014||Celia Matthews (UIUC)||A Technical Writer's Advice for Physicists (abstract, .doc, 32kb)|
|Mon, April, 28, 2014||Doug Natelson (Rice University)||How does heating work nanoscale (abstract, .doc, 29kb)|