University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Condensed Matter Sack Lunch Seminar

Fall Semester

Friday, September 8th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Thais Trevisan, University of Minnesota
Subject: Impact of disorder on the superconducting transition temperature near a Lifshitz transition: application to the phase diagram of SrTiO3
Friday, September 15th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker:  Michael Sammon, University of Minnesota
Subject:  Anomalous Thermodynamic Properties of Electron Accumulation Layer in SrTiO3
Friday, September 22nd 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Daniel Shaffer, University of Minnesota
Subject: Properties of the Superconducting Gap in NbSe_2 Monolayers in Presence of in-Plane Magnetic Field.
Friday, September 29th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Mahendra DC, University of Minnesota
Subject: Giant spin-orbit torque from sputtered bismuth selenide films
Friday, October 6th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Justin Watts, University of Minnesota
Subject: Elliott-Yafet Scaling of Spin Lifetimes in Al and Cu Non-Local Spin Valves
Friday, October 13th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: David Harrison, University of Minnesota
Subject: Measurements of 1/f Noise in CuMn and AgMn Thin Films
Friday, October 20th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Timothy Peterson, University of Minnesota
Subject: Ferromagnetic resonance measurements of dynamic magnetization damping in Co(2)FeAl thin films in the ultra-low damping regime
Friday, October 27th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Yilikal Ayino, University of Minnesota
Subject: Superconductivity in NdxSr1-xTiO3 Thin Films
Friday, November 3rd 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Biqiong Yu, University of Minnesota
Subject: Charge-Density-Wave Correlations and Phonon Anomalies in Cuprates
Friday, November 10th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Mengqun Li, University of Minnesota
Subject: Magnetic excitations in Z2 vortex crystals
Friday, November 17th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Sajna Hameed
Subject: Neutron Scattering Study of the Magnetic Phase Transition in Rare-Earth Titanates
Friday, November 24th 2017
12:20 pm:
There will be no seminar this week (Thanksgiving Break)
Friday, December 1st 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Protyush Sahu
Subject: Spin Hall magnetoresistance in W/CFB bilayers
To be announced.
Friday, December 8th 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Zach Anderson, University of Minnesota
Subject: Inelastic neutron scattering measurements of antiferromagnetic excitations in HgBa2CuO4+δ

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