2019-2020 Schedule

DATE Lecture - Fall 2019/Spring 202
Aug 28

Jifeng Liu, Ph.D., School of Engineering, Dartmouth College

Pushing the Limit of Photonic Modulation and Detection: From Classical to Quantum Devices


Sept 11

Mark Tuominen, Ph.D., Dept. of Physics, UMass Amherst

Experiments on Electron-Conducting Microbial Nanowires


Sept 18

Kelly Miller, Ph.D., School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

Recent Research on Active Teaching Strategies


Sept 25

John Teufel, Ph.D., NIST, Dept. of Physics, University of Colorado Boulder

Quantum "Mechanical" Circuits


Oct 9

Qian Niu, Ph.D., Dept. of Physics, University of Texas at Austin

Topology and Geometry of Bloch Electrons


Oct 16

James Freericks, Ph.D., McDevitt Professor of Physics, Georgetown University

Operator Mechanics: A New Form of Quantum Mechanics Without Waves or Matrices


Oct 23

Xin Yong, Ph.D., Department of Material Science & Engineering, Binghamton University

Small Molecule-Membrane Interactions Drive Bacterial Membrane Vesicle Formation


Oct 30 No Speaker Scheduled
Nov 13

Pratyush Tiwari, Ph.D., Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Maryland

Learning to Learn, Learning to Forget

Nov 20

Jeffrey M. Mativetsky, Ph.D., Dept. of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy,
Binhamton University

A Nanoscale Perspective on Organic Electronics

Dec 11

Jonathan Spainer, Ph.D., College of Engineering, Drexel University

Excitations and Dynamics in Inversion Symmetry-Broken Phases

Dec 18 No Speaker Scheduled
Jan 15

Xin Lu, Ph.D., Cottrell Emerging Scholar, Dept. of Physics, Emory University

Two-Dimensional Layered Materials: A New Platform for Quantum Information Science

Jan 22 No Speaker Scheduled
Jan 29 No Speaker Scheduled
Feb 12

Joseph Berry, Ph.D., National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Colorado at Boulder


Feb 19 TBA
Feb 26 TBA
Mar 11 TBA
Mar 18 TBA
Mar 25 TBA
Apr 8 TBA
Apr 15 TBA
Apr 22 TBA
Apr 29 John Bohn, Ph.D., JILA, Department of Physics, University of Colorado Boulder