Spring 2015 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.

 
Date
Speaker
Topic
Monday Feb 16, 2015 Andrei Malashevich (Yale Univ). First-principles studies of oxide surfaces and interfaces (abstract, .doc, 32kB)
Monday Feb 23, 2015 Ling Wang (Caltech) Exploring exotic quantum phases with tensor network states (abstract, .doc, 32kB)
Monday, Mar 9, 2015 Turon Birol (Rutgers Univ) Materials by Design From Ferroelectrics to Spin-Orbit Coupled Mott Insulators (abstract, .doc, 31kB)
Monday, Mar 16, 2015 Manuel Smeu (McGill Univ.) Electron Transport Calculations for Applications in Nanoelectronics (abstract, .doc, 32kB)
 Monday Mar 23, 2015  Gia Wei Chern (Los Alamos National Laboratory) Novel ordering phenomena in quasi-two-dimensional frustrated magnets (abstract, .docx, 30 kB)

Last Updated: 3/19/15