Condensed Matter Physics Seminars

Seminars are held in the Physics and Astronomy Building 4th Floor Conference Room (PAB 4-330) on Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.
Contact person: Maria.

Summer 2019
Date Speaker Institution Host Title

Fri., Aug 9
KN 6-129

Tuson Park

Sungkyunkwan University

Stuart Brown Superconductivity and tuned quantum critical points in the helical AFM compound CrAs
Thurs, Aug 22
KN 6-129
Huiqiu Yuan Zheijian University Ni Ni

Noncentrosymmetric superconductivity


Fall 2019

Date Speaker Institution Host Talk Title
Oct 9 Peter Armitage Johns Hopkins University Yaroslav Tserkovnyak Axion electrodynamics and the quantized topological magnetoelectric effect in topological materials
Oct 21
KN 6-129
Chris Leighton

University of Minnesota

Ni Ni Electrolyte Gating of Complex Oxides
*Special Seminar*
Nov 14
Luis A. Jauregui UCI NI NI Electrical control of interlayer exciton dynamics and transport in twisted semiconducting atomically thin heterostructures
Nov 20 Rick Averitt UCSD Stuart Brown Light-Induced Dynamics and Control in Layered Cuprates and Iridates
Nov 27        
Dec 4 Michael Norman Argonne National University Stuart Brown TBD
Winter 2020
Date Speaker Institution Host Talk Title
Jan 8        

Jan 15


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Feb 12



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Feb 26



March 4




March 11



March 18        
March 25 Rick Greene University of Maryland Stuart Brown TBD
Spring 2019
Date Speaker Institution Host Talk Title
Apr 2
KN 6-129
Victor L'vov Weizmann Institute, Israel Yaroslav Tserkovnyak Hydrodynamic turbulence in superfluids
Apr 17 Kamran Behnia CNRS   Superconductivity and ferroelectricity in strontium titanate and related compounds
Apr 24 N/A N/A    
May 1 N/A N/A    
May 8 Benedetta Flebus UT Austin Karoly Holczer

Probing magnetic phenomena using Nitrogen Vacancy (NV) Center in Diamond