University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Physics and Astronomy Calendar

Week of Monday, April 24th 2017

Monday, May 1st 2017
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Micaela Bagley, UMN
Subject: A High Space Density of Luminous Lyman-alpha Emitters at z~6.5
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Jacob Freyermuth
Subject: Growth Optimization Studies and Measurement of the Cuprate Superconductor HgBaCaCuO
Faculty Host: Paul Crowell
Tuesday, May 2nd 2017
12:20 pm:
Speaker: Cindy Cattell, University of Minnesota
Subject: What do we know about Type II and III radio bursts
4:30 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Wednesday, May 3rd 2017
1:25 pm:
Speaker: Michael Levin, University of Chicago
Subject: Bulk-boundary correspondence for three dimensional topological phases
Faculty Host: Oriol T. Valls
To be announced.
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Michael Hank
Subject: Detecting Very-High-Energy Gamma Ray Sources with Machine-Learning
Faculty Host: Paul Crowell
4:30 pm:
CM Journal Club in PAN 120
Speaker: Daniel Shaffer, University of Minnesota
Subject: To be announced
Refreshments will be served.
Thursday, May 4th 2017
10:10 am:
Biophysics Seminar in 120 PAN
There will be no seminar this week.
11:00 am:
Speaker: Leonado Degiorgi, ETH Zurich
Subject: Impact of nematicity in the optical response of iron-based superconductors
Faculty Host: Rafael Fernandes
Speaker: Vihang Mehta and Michael Rutkowski, Stockholm University
3:35 pm:
Speaker: Henry Sobel, University of California, Irvine
Subject: The Study of Neutrinos and Nucleon Decay in Japan
Refreshments to be served outside Smith 100 after the colloquium.
Faculty Host: Yong-Zhong Qian
Friday, May 5th 2017
11:15 am:
There will be no seminar this week.
Speaker: Gino Graziano, University of Minnesota
Subject: To be announced.
Speaker: Andrew Matas (University of Minnesota)
Subject: Aspects of Massive Gravity
Speaker: Adam Kowalski, University of Colorado
Subject: The Spectral Signatures of Deep Atmospheric Heating in Solar and Stellar Flares
There will be no colloquium this week.
Group presentations #2
4:40 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Saturday, May 6th 2017

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