Physics & Astronomy Events


This week's events (Feb. 17-21, 2020)

  • "The key for planet formation: The Circumplanetary Disk"
    Judit Szulagyi (ETH Zurich)
    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 3:30PM - 4:30PM
    Astronomy/Astrophysics Colloquium
    Location: PAB 1-434A
  • "Anonymous Hall Transport in Chiral Superconductors"
    James Sauls (Northwestern University)
    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
    Condensed Matter Journal Club Seminar
    Location: PAB 4-330
  • "The Ghostly Messengers of the Universe"
    Irene Tamborra (Niels Bohr Institute)
    Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
    Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
    Location: PAB 1-434
  • "Global Warming Demystified"
    Jeffrey Bennett (https://www.jeffreybennett.com/)
    Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 7:00PM - 8:00PM
    Special Lecture
    Location: Bunche Hall 2209A
  • "Southern California String Seminar"
    Various speakers (hosted by the Mani L. Bhaumik Institute for Theoretical Physics)
    Friday, February 21, 2020 - 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    TEP Seminar
    Location: PAB 4-330
    Program schedule
  • "Measurement of ultra-low level of Thorium-229 Isomer with high intense X-ray beam"
    Koji Yoshimura (Okayama University)
    Friday, February 21, 2020 - 12:00PM - 1:00PM
    AMO Seminar
    Location: Knudsen 4-134


February, 2020

"Southern California String Seminar"
by various speakers (Hosted by the Mani L. Bhaumik Institute for Theoretical Physics)
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 9:00AM - 6:00PM
TEP Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

"Measurement of ultra-low level of Thorium-229 Isomer with high intense X-ray beam"
by Koji Yoshimura (Okayama University)
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 12:00PM - 1:00PM
AMO Seminar
Location: Knudsen 4-134

"TBA"
by Joe Minahan (Uppsala)
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
TEP Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

"The Milky Way in the era of large surveys"
by Jo Bovy (University of Toronto)
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Astronomy/Astrophysics Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434A

"TBA"
by DiDi Wei (Stanford University)
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Condensed Matter Journal Club Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

"Joint P&A Colloquium/STROBE Seminar: Capturing the First Picture of a Black Hole & Beyond"
by Katie Bouman (California Institute of Technology)
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI)

March, 2020

"TBA"
by Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz (UC Santa Cruz)
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Astronomy/Astrophysics Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434A

"Formation and Compositions of Planet Interiors and Atmospheres: New Discoveries from Wide-Field Transit Surveys"
by Erik Petigura (UCLA)
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"Visualizing correlated and topological quantum phases of matter"
by Berthold Jäck (Princeton University)
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

"TBA"
by Lori Lubin (UC Davis)
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Astronomy/Astrophysics Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434A

"Visualizing biomolecular interactions at single-molecule and single-cell levels"
by Ruobo Zhou (Harvard University)
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

"Shedding Light on the Nature of Dark Matter"
by Andrew Benson (Carnegie Institute for Science)
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"Atomic-scale magnetic resonance of quantum spins on a surface"
by Kai Yang (IBM Almaden Research Center)
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

"Moossa J. Arman Colloquium: Topics in Computational Intelligence and the Fundamental Theory of Physics"
by Stephen Wolfram (Wolfram Research)
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Colloquium
Location: California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI)

"TBA"
by Rick Greene (UMD)
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Condensed Matter Journal Club Seminar
Location: PAB 4-330

April, 2020

"Black holes, chaos, wormholes, and random matrices"
by Steven Shenker (Stanford University)
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"TBA"
by Vinvenzo Vitelli (University of Chicago)
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"Structure and Dynamics with Ultrafast Electron Microscopes -- or how to make atomic-level movies of molecules and materials"
by Bradley Siwick (McGill University)
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"TBA"
by Jianwei Qiu (Jefferson Lab)
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

May, 2020

"TBA"
by Jessica McIver (LIGO)
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"TBA"
by Mark Eriksson (University of Wisconsin - Madison)
Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"TBA"
by Annika Peter (The Ohio State University)
Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

"TBA"
by Clifford Cheung (Caltech)
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434

June, 2020

"TBA"
by Sera Markoff (University of Amsterdam)
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
Location: PAB 1-434