University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Nuclear Physics Seminar

semester, 2014

Tuesday, January 21st 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Organizational Meeting
Tuesday, January 28th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Wolfgang Bauer, Michigan State University
Subject: Using Kinetic Theory to Perform Hydrodynamics Calculations for Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions and for Supernova Studies
Tuesday, February 4th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Koichi Murase, The University of Tokyo
Subject: Colored noise and white noise in causal dissipative hydrodynamics for heavy-ion collisions
Tuesday, February 11th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Professor Yang Sun, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Subject: Overview of shell model calculations for nuclear astrophysics interests
Faculty Host: Yong-Zhong Qian
Tuesday, February 18th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Sean Bartz , University of Minnesota
Subject: Meson Spectra from a Three-Field Potential for Holographic QCD
Tuesday, February 25th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: John Broadhurst, University of Minnesota
Subject: Nuclear physics in medicine
Tuesday, March 4th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Rajan Gupta, University of Minnesota
Subject: Designing energy and climate security in different regions of the world
Tuesday, March 11th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Clint Young, University of Minnesota
Subject: J/psi suppression and quarkonium spectral functions
Tuesday, March 25th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Abraham Reddy, University of Minnesota
Subject: "Two loop contributions for a QHD model with nonlocal interactions"
Tuesday, April 1st 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Rajan Gupta, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Subject: Designing energy and climate security in different regions of the world
Tuesday, April 8th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Cheng-Hsien Li, University of Minnesota
Subject: Wave-Particle Duality in Long Baseline Neutrino Experiments
Tuesday, April 15th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Zhen Yuan, University of Minneota
Subject: Halo Evolution and Chemical Enrichment of Fornax Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy
Tuesday, April 22nd 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Menquan Liu, University of Minnesota
Subject: Electron Capture in Type II Supernovae and npe┬▒ System
Tuesday, April 29th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Zhu Li, University of Minnesota
Subject: Parametric study of astrophysical conditions for nucleosynthesis
Tuesday, May 6th 2014
11:15 am:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Pamela Vo, University of Minnesota
Subject: Predicting the First Stars From Abundance Patterns of Ultra-Metal Poor Stars
The first generation of stars formed from pristine gas of Big Bang composition. When these stars exploded as supernovae, they provided the interstellar medium with the first metals, and the next gener
Wednesday, September 3rd 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Subject: Organizational Meeting
Wednesday, September 10th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Yong-Zhong Qian (UMN)
Subject: Neutrino-Induced Nucleosynthesis in He Shells of Early Supernovae
Wednesday, September 17th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Clint Young, University of Minnesota
Subject: Hydrodynamical fluctuations of the universe
Wednesday, September 24th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Wednesday, October 1st 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Projjwal Banerjee, U Minnesota
Subject: Beryllium Synthesis in the Early Galaxy
Wednesday, October 8th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Joe Kapusta, University of Minnesota
Subject: Critical Thinking Points
Wednesday, October 15th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
There will be no seminar this week.
Wednesday, October 29th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Matt Kistler (Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology, Stanford)
Subject: Implications of the first high-energy astrophysical neutrino events in IceCube
Faculty Host: Yong-Zhong Qian
Wednesday, November 5th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Zhu Li, University of Minnesota
Subject: Exploration of Nucleosynthesis in Low Mass Supernovae
Wednesday, November 12th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker: Menquan Liu, University of Minnesota
Subject: Supernova Shock Propagation in the Interstellar Medium
Wednesday, November 19th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker:  Zhen Yuan, University of Minnesota
Subject: Chemical Evolution Model of Fornax Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy
Wednesday, November 26th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
To be announced.
Wednesday, December 3rd 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker:  Cheng-Hsien Li, University of Minnesota
Subject: Wave-Packet Treatment of Detection Rate in Accelerator Neutrino Experiments
Wednesday, December 10th 2014
1:25 pm:
Nuclear Physics Seminar in 435 Physics
Speaker:  Michael Albright, University of Minnesota
Subject: What's up with freeze-out fluctuations?

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