# Seminar Database

## Main Content

- Quantum Matter "On-a-chip"! 06 November 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Guillaume Gervais
- Modeling Nanostructures and Predicting their Intrinsic Properties from First-Principles: the Case of Graphene-Base Materials. 13 November 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Vincent Meunier
- Graphene and Boron Nitride for Atomically Thin Circuitry 27 November 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Jiwoong Park
- Electronic Structure of Dye-Sensitized TiO2 Clusters from Many-Body Perturbation Theory 04 December 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Noa Marom (University of Texas at Austin)
- TBA 11 December 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Yongli Zhang
- Extra Dimensions, the Cosmological Constant Problem, and the LHC 14 September 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Center Seminar by Cliff Burgess (McMaster University/Perimeter Institute)
- Quantum Gravitational Effects During Inflation 09 November 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Center Seminar by Sohyun Park (Penn State)
- Probing Initial Conditions with the Large-Scale Structure of the Universe 21 September 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Donghui Jeon (John Hopkins University)
- Graviton Propagator and Spin Foams 28 September 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Eugenio Bianchi (Perimeter Institute)
- Horizon Entropy in Spin Foams 25 September 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Eugenio Bianchi (Perimeter Institute)
- Center for Fundamental Theory Jamboree 05 October 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by CFT Faculty, Post Docs, and Students
- Center for Fundamental Theory Jamboree - Part II 12 October 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by CFT Faculty, Post Docs, and Students
- Quantum Effects to Scalars During Inflation 02 November 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Emre Kahya (University of Jena/Istanbul Technical University)
- Hurricanes Lead to Gravitational Tornadoes and Surprises from Holography 06 November 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Luis Lehner (Perimeter Institute)
- Observing and Constraining Multifield Inflation 16 November 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Joseph Bramante (University of Hawaii)
- Issues Concerning Nonlinear Extensions of Primordial Power Spectra 30 November 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Shun-Pei Miao (Utrecht University)
- The Role of Time and Scale in Shape Dynamics 07 December 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Sean Gryb (Utrecht University)
- Superconformal Couplings of Non-Abelian Tensor and Hypermultiplst in Six Dimensions 11 December 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Robert Wimmer (SUNY, Stony Brook)
- Relation Between the Scale and Conformal Invariance in Four-Dimensional Quantum Field Theories 14 December 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Joseph Polchinski (UCSB)
- Covering the Bases 17 October 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Marc Kamionkowski
- Non-Gaussianity as a Probe of Particle Physics and Inflation 14 November 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Sarah Shandera (Penn State)
- Neutrino Mass Hierarchy Determination with IceCube's PINGU Upgrade 28 November 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Soeb Razzaque (George Mason University)
- Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays: Transmogrification of Mysteries 17 September 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by Paul Sommers from Penn State
- The First Black Holes in the Universe 08 October 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by Priya Natarajan from Yale University
- Instabilities of Relativistic Stars 22 October 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by John Friedman from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
- Loud and Bright: Electromagnetic Counterparts to Strong Gravitational Wave Events 05 November 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by Luis Lehner from Perimeter Institute
- Variational Wave Equations 26 November 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by Yuxi Zheng from Penn State
- Holonomy Spin Foam Models: Asymptotic Dynamics 04 September 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Frank Hellmann (Albert Einstein Institute)
- Flux Coherent States 18 September 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Lorenzo Sidoni (Albert Einstein Institute)
- Lifting General Relativity to Observer Space 02 October 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Derek Wise (Florida Atlantic/Erlangen)
- Horizon Entropy from Loop Gravity 16 October 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Eugenio Bianchi (Perimeter Institute)
- Renormalization of Tensorial Group Field Theories 30 October 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Sylvain Carozza (Albert Einstein Institute)
- Twistorial Structure of Loop Quantum Gravity Transition Amplitudes 13 November 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Simone Speziale (CPT-CNRS, Maresille)
- Coarse Graining: Towards a Cylindrically Consistent Dynamics 27 November 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- International Loop Quantum Gravity Seminar by Bianca Dittrich (Perimeter Institute)
- Topological Insulators within the Materials Genome initiative: Robustness/Fragility, New Materials, and Topological Quantum Devices 10 October 2012 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- Special Seminar by Stefano Curtarolo
- Exotic Quantum Phenomena and Topological Phases in Spin-Orbit-Coupled Systems 10 December 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Special Seminar by Victor Galitski from Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland
- Graphene at the Boundaries 01 November 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Eklund Lecture by Paul McEuen from Cornell
- Quantum Transport in Superconducting, Ferromagnetic and Normal Nanowires 08 June 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 339 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Meenakshi Singh
- IceCube Results from GRB Neutrino Searches 12 June 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Special Seminar by Kevin Meagher (University of Maryland)
- Electronic Properties of Topological Insulators 19 June 2012 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- Special Seminar by Yong Chen (Purdue University)
- Impurity Scattering, Band Gap Engineering, and Band Structure Effects in Monolayer, Bilayer, and Hybrid Graphene 21 June 2012 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM — 318 Osmond,
- Thesis Defense by Conor Puls
- Theory and Simulation of Atomic Hydrogen, Fluorine, and Oxygen on Graphene 21 June 2012 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Alejandro Suarez
- Surface Conduction of Topological Dirac Electrons in Bulk Insulating Bi2Se3 10 July 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Michael Fuhrer (University of Maryland)
- Quantum Spin Ice 07 August 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- Special Seminar by Rajiv Singh
- Resistive Plate Counters for the Pierre Auger Observatory? 09 August 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Peter Mazur from Fermilab
- Interactions in a Dilute Fermi Gas 17 August 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 339 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Eric Hazlett
- Atmospheric Effects on Events Measured by the Pierre Auger Observatory Surface Detector 21 February 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 318 Osmond,
- Thesis Defense by Adrienne Criss
- Effects of Geomstric and Sample Topology on Superconductivity 22 February 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM — 318 Osmond,
- Thesis Defense by Neal Staley
- Complex Dynamics of Biological Networks 23 February 2012 from 02:45 PM to 03:45 PM — 151 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Colin Campbell
- Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics Study of Water Dissociation and Proton Dynamics on Rutile and Cassiterite Surfaces 24 February 2012 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM — 151 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Nitin Kumar
- Transport Properties of Dirac Fermions in Two Dimensions 06 April 2012 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM — S5 Osmond,
- Thesis Defense by Ashley DaSilva
- Characterization of Emergent Synaphic Topologies in Noisy Neural Networks 16 April 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM — 151 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Aaron Miller
- Geometrically Constrained Nanoscale Materials: Ab-initie Calculation 17 April 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 151 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Chen-Ing Chia
- Multipartite States and Luttinger Liquids of Composite Fermions 30 April 2012 from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM — 339 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Sreejith Ganesh Jaya
- Design Fabrication and Characterization of Metallic Nanostructures for Surface-enhanced Ramen Spectroscopy and Plasmonic Applications 01 May 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Qingzhen Hao
- Superconductivity and Ferromagnetism in Topological Insulators 23 May 2012 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- Thesis Defense by Duming Zhang
- Quantum Turbulence 12 January 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by Daniel Lathrop, Professor from University of Maryland
- The Effect of a Single Atom on High-Tc Superconductivity 19 January 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by Jenny Hoffman, Associate Professor from Harvard University
- Probing Nanoscale Electronic Phases in Complex Quantum Materials 26 January 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by Keji Lai from Stanford University
- Graphene Plus 09 February 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by Jun Zhu, Professor from Penn State
- Thinking About the Brain: Scale Invariance in the Dynamics of Spontaneous Behavior 16 February 2012 from 04:15 PM to 05:15 PM — 101 Thomas,
- Colloquium by Jayanth Banavar, Dean from University of Maryland
- Designing Emergent Matter: How Physicists Think About New Materials 23 February 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by David Mandrus from Oak Ridge National Laboratory
- Ultracold Polar Molecules 15 March 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Marker Lecture by Debbie Jin from University of Colorado, Boulder
- A Realistic Formulation of Quantum Mechanics 22 March 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Mueller Lecture by Pierre Hohenberg from New York University
- Nuclear Physics at Two Kiloparsecs with Millisecond Pulsars 29 March 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by Scott Ransom from National Radio Astronomy Observatory
- A Framework for K-12 Science Education and its Messages for College Level Science. 12 April 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Marker Lecture by Helen Quinn from Stanford University
- Observing Brane Inflation 19 April 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by Rachel Bean from Cornell
- SQUID Microscopy: The Next Generation 26 April 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 117 Osmond,
- Colloquium by John Kirtley from Center for Probing the Nanoscale, Stanford University
- Relaxation Dynamics and Thermalization in Isolated Quantum Systems 17 January 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Marcos Rigol from Georgetown University
- Electronic and Quantum Transport Properties of Modified BN and Graphene Nanoribbons 31 January 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Dr. Alejandro Lopez - Bezanilla from Oak Ridge National Laboratory
- Topological Insulators, Topological Semimetals, and Quantum Hall Effects Without Landau Levels 07 February 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Dr. Kai Sun from University of Maryland
- Quantum Information Processing using Spins and Topological Quantum Systems 15 February 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Liang Jiang from Caltech
- The Evolution of a Quantum Wavefunction During Measurement: From Quantum Jumps to Feedback 21 February 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Rajamani Vijayaraghavan from University of California, Berkeley
- The Impact of the Local Environment on the Kondo Screening of a High-Spin Atom 24 February 2012 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Dr. Cyrus Hirjibehedin from University College London
- Coupling Single Spins and Photons in Diamond 30 March 2012 from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM — 112 Osmond,
- Special Seminar by Lee Bassett from University of California, Santa Barbara
- Chiral Gauge Field and Axial Anomaly in a Weyl Semi-Metal 03 April 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Chaoxing Liu from Penn State
- Topological Nature of Superconducting =A3k-loops 10 April 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Chang Tsuei from IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
- The Importance of Defects in 2D-Layered Materials: Graphene and Beyond 24 April 2012 from 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Mauricio Terrones from Penn State
- Adsorption and Separation of Gases in Metal-Organic Frameworks 14 May 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- CAMP Seminar by Silvina Gatica from Howard University
- Connections Between Theories of Massive Gravity 24 February 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Ctr Seminar by Andrew Tolley from Case Western Reserve
- Understanding the Spectral Energy Distribution of Galaxies 02 March 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Ctr Seminar by Viviana Acquaviva from Rutgers University
- New Developments in Massive Gravity 23 March 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Ctr Seminar by Kurt Hinterbichler from University of Pennsylvania
- Detecting Particles During Inflation 27 April 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Ctr Seminar by Dan Green from Institute for Advanced Study
- New Behaviour at Large Mass in de Sitter Space 04 May 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Cosmology Ctr Seminar by Louis Leblond from Perimeter Institute
- Exploring the Dynamics of Spacetime through Frame-Drag Vorticity and Tidal Tendicity 13 January 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Rob Owen from Cornell University
- Cosmological Perturbations with Holonomy Corrections 20 January 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Jakub Mielczarek from Jagiellonian University
- Cosmological Perturbations with Holonomy Corrections, Part II 24 January 2012 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Jakub Mielczarek from Jagiellonian University
- Quantum Causal Dynamics without Absolute Space of Time 17 February 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Aron Wall
- Quantum Gravity with Intersecting Lightsheets 13 April 2012 from 01:15 PM to 02:15 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- Fundamental Theory Seminar by Yasha Neiman from Tel-Aviv University`
- 3D Imaging of the Nucleon 18 January 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Matthias Burkardt, Professor from New Mexico State University
- Laser Probes of the Dark Sector 27 January 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Jason Steffen, Brinson Postdoctoral Fellow from Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics
- Latest Results from the CMS Experiment at the LHC and their Context 07 February 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Ian Shipsey, Professor from Purdue University
- Searching for Low Mass Dark Matter 08 February 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Jeter Hall from Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
- Particle Physics and F-theory 15 February 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Natalia Saulina from Perimeter Institute, Canada
- Detecting Gravitational Waves with Millisecond Pulsars 30 March 2012 from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM — 201 Osmond,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Scott Ransom from National Radio Astronomy Observatory
- QCD at the LHC - open questions 04 April 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Mark Strikman from PSU
- Croquis of TeV Electrons in our Galaxy 18 April 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Nahee Park from U. Chicago
- Is the Jet-Medium Coupling in Pb+Pb Collisions at LHC/CERN sqrt(s) =2.76 ATeV > reduced relative to RHIC/BNL sqrt(s) =0.2 ATeV? 27 April 2012 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM — 339 Davey,
- HEP/Astrophysics Seminar by Miklos Gyulassy from Columbia U.
- Galaxies and Quasars at the Cosmic Dawn 23 January 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by Yuexing Li from Penn State
- The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope 06 February 2012 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 320 Whitmore,
- IGC by Ian Shipsey from Purdue University