Colloquium talks will be held at Science Library, SL 212 at 11:00 am - 12:00 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.

Fall 2016 Schedule of Colloquium

 
Date
Speaker
Topic
Mon, Sep 12, 2016 Prof. Kolmogorov (Dept.Physics, Applied Physics and Astronomy, Binghamton University, NY) Acceleration of materials discovery with rational design and bio- inspired algorithms (abstract, .pdf 150 kB
Mon, Sep 19, 2016 Jan Ingo Flege (Institute of Solid State Physics, Univ. Breman, Breman, Germany Designing epitaxial oxide nanostructures for heterogeneous model Catalysis (abstract, .pdf, 100 K
Mon, Sep 26, 2016  Mark A. Reed (Institute for Nanoscale Engg., Yale University, CT) Molecular Transistors (abstract, .pdf, 145 kB)
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 Kiyong Kim (Physics and Institute for Research in Electronics and Applied Physics, Univ. Maryland, College Park, MD)  Intense laser-matter interaction: high-power terahertz generation (abstract, .pdf, 199 kB) 
Mon, Oct 24, 2016  Hongki Min (Dept. Physics and Astronomy, Seoul National University, South Korea)  Optical, Transport Properties, and Interaction Effects in 2D and 3D Dirac Materials(abstract, .pdf, 98 kB)
Mon, Oct 31, 2016 Robert Messinger (Dept. Chemical Engineering & CUNY Energy Institute, CUNY, NY) NMR of Lithium Battery Materials: Disorder in Paramagnetic Crystalline Electrodes and Restricted Ion Dynamics in Block Copolymer Electrolytes (abstract, pdf, 280 kB)
 Mon, Nov 14, 2016  Ion Garate (Department of Physics, University of Sherbrooke, Canada)  Signatures of the chiral anomaly in phonon dynamics (abstract, .pdf, 98 kB)
Mon, Dec 5, 2016 Timo Thonhauser (Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC) Modeling Physical Processes in
Metal Organic Frameworks (abstract, .pdf, 196 kB)

 

Last Updated: 11/30/16