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  1. Dr. Jean Marcel Ngoko Djiokap, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Dr. Jean Marcel Ngoko Djiokap, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, "Control of Electron Motion on an Attosecond Timescale ", Atomic, Molecular, And Optical Physics Seminar4:00pm 2/24
  2. Dr. S. Feeney, UCL, Dr. S. Feeney, UCL, "Clarifying the Hubble Constant Tension", Astronomy Seminar11:00am 2/24
  3. Prof. Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Ubiquitous presence of "electric tension" & "magnetic resistance" all across physics theories", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 2/19
  4. Dr. Anh-Thu Le, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Dr. Anh-Thu Le, Missouri University of Science and Technology, "Toward Ultrafast Molecular Imaging with Intense Laser Pulses ", Atomic, Molecular, And Optical Physics Seminar4:00pm 2/17
  5. Dr. Francois Mauger, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Louisiana State University, Dr. Francois Mauger, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Louisiana State University, " Watching electrons move in molecules", Atomic, Molecular, And Optical Physics Seminar4:00pm 2/15
  6. Professor Philip Mannheim University of Connecticut Physics Department Colloquium Series, CANCELED/POSTPONED: Prof. Philip Mannheim (Physics Department Colloquium) Professor Philip Mannheim University of Connecticut Physics Department Colloquium Series, CANCELED/POSTPONED: Prof. Philip Mannheim (Physics Department Colloquium)3:30pm 2/12
  7. Prof M. Gai, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof M. Gai, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Cold Fusion: What have we (and the white house) learned from this historical scientific blunder", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 2/12
  8. Dr. Kris Pardo, Jet Propulsion Laboratory  , Dr. Kris Pardo, Jet Propulsion Laboratory , "Detecting Gravitational Waves and Dark Matter with the Roman Space Telescope's Exoplanet Microlensing Survey", Astronomy Seminar11:00am 2/10
  9. Prof A. Balatsky, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof A. Balatsky, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Dynamic Orders in Quantum matter ", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 2/5
  10. Dr. A. Stevens, NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Michigan State University and University of Michigan, Dr. A. Stevens, NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Michigan State University and University of Michigan, "Mapping Matter in Strong Gravity: Spectral-Timing of Black Holes and Neutron Stars ", Astronomy Seminar11:00am 2/3
  11. Prof. J. Haraldsen, University of North Florida  , Prof. J. Haraldsen, University of North Florida , "Examining multi-band effects on the electronic compressibility of a 2D electron gas: Insights into the negative compressibility of LAO/STO", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar11:00am 2/3
  12. Prof. Stewart Prager, Princeton University, Prof. Stewart Prager, Princeton University, "Physicists Coalition for Nuclear Threat Reduction", Physics Colloquium (Professor Stewart Prager, Princeton University)3:30pm 1/29
  13. Prof C. Battersby, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof C. Battersby, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "With the participation of Dr. Daniel Walker, and graduate student H Perry Hatchfield ", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 1/29
  14. Prof. P. Mannheim, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. P. Mannheim, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Is Dark Matter Fact or Fantasy -- Clues from the Data", Astronomy Seminar11:00am 1/27
  15. Physics Colloquium, Prof. Chiara Mingarelli, UConn, Professor Chiara Mingarelli (Physics Colloquium) Physics Colloquium, Prof. Chiara Mingarelli, UConn, Professor Chiara Mingarelli (Physics Colloquium)3:30pm 1/22
  16. Prof C. Trallero, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof C. Trallero, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Quantum dynamics from solids to isolated atoms", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 1/22
  17. Dr. Caitlin Witt, Department of Physics and Astronomy, West Virginia University, Astronomy Seminar Dr. Caitlin Witt, Department of Physics and Astronomy, West Virginia University, Astronomy Seminar10:00am 1/20
  18. Graduate Student Phillip Price, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, PhD Dissertation Defense Graduate Student Phillip Price, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, PhD Dissertation Defense1:00pm 12/9
  19. Anahita Alavi, University of California, Riverside, Anahita Alavi, University of California, Riverside, "Dwarf Galaxies Before Exciting Future Observations: The Importance of Extragalactic HST UV Imaging Surveys", Astronomy Seminar12:00pm 12/9
  20. Condensed Matter Physics Seminar Condensed Matter Physics Seminar10:00am 12/8
  21. Prof P. Mannheim,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof P. Mannheim, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "The Ginzburg-Landau Theory of Phase Transitions", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 12/4
  22. Prof. Steven Longmore, Liverpool John Moores University, Prof. Steven Longmore, Liverpool John Moores University, "Ecosystems and Life", Astronomy Seminar10:00am 12/2
  23. Prof. H.Haggard, Bard College, Prof. H.Haggard, Bard College, "Why do so many black holes measured in gravitational waves have zero spin?", Particle, Astrophysics, And Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 11/30
  24. Prof. Sang Wook Cheong, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rutgers University, Prof. Sang Wook Cheong, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rutgers University, "Trompe L'oeil Ferromagnetism", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar9:30am 11/30
  25. We will have two presentations and by Los Alamos theorists:, Condensed Matter Physics Seminar We will have two presentations and by Los Alamos theorists:, Condensed Matter Physics Seminar9:30am 11/24
  26. Prof A. Balatsky,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof A. Balatsky, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Dynamic Quantum Matter and Dark Matter Detection ", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 11/20
  27. Graduate Student Kemal Tezgin, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Kemal Tezgin, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Theoretical and Phenomenological Studies of the Nucleon Structure in High Energy Reactions ", PhD Dissertation Defense1:00pm 11/18
  28. Theoretical and Phenomenological Studies of the Nucleon Structure in High Energy Reactions , Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense Of Kemal Tezgin Theoretical and Phenomenological Studies of the Nucleon Structure in High Energy Reactions , Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense Of Kemal Tezgin1:00pm 11/18
  29. Dr. Vivienne Baldassare, Washington State Univeristy  , Dr. Vivienne Baldassare, Washington State Univeristy , "Searching for active galactic nuclei in low-mass galaxies via optical variability", Astronomy Seminar11:00am 11/18
  30. Prof A. Puckett,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Seminar Prof A. Puckett, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 11/13
  31. Professor  Saroj Prasad Dash, Quantum Device Physics Laboratory, Dept. Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, Professor Saroj Prasad Dash, Quantum Device Physics Laboratory, Dept. Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, "Spin Current in Topological Quantum Materials", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar10:00am 11/10
  32. Jacob Franklin,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Jacob Franklin, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Quantum sensing for nanoscale magnetic imaging", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 11/6
  33. Mohammad Akhshik, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Mohammad Akhshik, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "REQUIEM-2D: REsolving QUIEscent Magnified galaxies using strong gravitational lensing, 2D grism spectroscopy and multi-band photometry", Astronomy Seminar10:00am 11/4
  34. Prof Jeremy Levy, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pittsburgh, Prof Jeremy Levy, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pittsburgh, "Ferroelastic Textures, Magnetism, and Superconductivity in LaAlO3/SrTiO3", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar10:00am 11/3
  35. Profs. Gerald Dunne and Jon Trump, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Profs. Gerald Dunne and Jon Trump, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Black Holes: The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics", The 2020 Nobel Prize In Physics (Physics Department Colloquium)3:30pm 10/30
  36. Dr. Bradford Snios, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Dr. Bradford Snios, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, "Kinematics of extragalactic jets", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 10/30
  37. Prof. Elena Dormidontova,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. Elena Dormidontova, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Soft Matter Physics: HPC Simulations and Theory", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 10/23
  38. Prof. Erin Scanlon, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. Erin Scanlon, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "An Introduction to Physics Education Research", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 10/16
  39. Dr. Viktor Mokeev, Jefferson National Laboratory, Dr. Viktor Mokeev, Jefferson National Laboratory, "Advances in the Exploration of the Nucleon Resonance Spectrum and Structure in Experimentswith CLAS and CLAS12", Particle, Astrophysics, And Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 10/12
  40. Dr. James Guillochon, Berkshire Gray, Dr. James Guillochon, Berkshire Gray, "From Black Holes, to Data Science, to Robots: Tips & tricks for going into industry", Physics Colloquium: From Black Holes To Robots3:30pm 10/9
  41. Dr. Hossein  Sadeghpour, Institute for Theoretical Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Dr. Hossein Sadeghpour, Institute for Theoretical Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, "Quantum electron scattering", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 10/9
  42. Dr. Semeon Valgushev, Brookhaven National Lab, Dr. Semeon Valgushev, Brookhaven National Lab, "Phase diagram of QCD and Lifshitz regime: how transverse thermal fluctuations might turn nuclear matter into quantum-spin liquid", Particle, Astrophysics, And Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 10/5
  43. Prof. M. Gai, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. M. Gai, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Oxygen Formation in Stellar Helium Burning", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 10/2
  44. Prof. Richard Milner MIT, Physics Colloquium: Visualizing The Proton Prof. Richard Milner MIT, Physics Colloquium: Visualizing The Proton3:30pm 9/25
  45. Graduate Student Benjamin Commeau, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Benjamin Commeau, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Two Studies on Topological Properties of Organic Superconductors and a new Quantum Dynamical Simulation Algorithm", PhD Dissertation Defense2:00pm 9/25
  46. Prof. T. Blum, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. T. Blum, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Lattice QCD at UConn", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 9/18
  47. Graduate Student Saman Bastami, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Saman Bastami, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Studies on Hadron Structure through Transverse-Momentum-Dependent Parton Distribution Functions", PhD Dissertation Defense1:15pm 9/11
  48. Prof. D. McCarron, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. D. McCarron, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "A quantum-leap towards next generation technologies", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 9/11
  49. Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense of Saman Bastami Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense of Saman Bastami1:30pm 9/7
  50. Graduate Student Brandon A. Clary, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Brandon A. Clary, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Exclusive Phi Production Beam Spin Asymmetry Measurements with CLAS12", PhD Dissertation Defense9:30am 8/21
  51. Dr. D. Farfurnik, University of Maryland, Dr. D. Farfurnik, University of Maryland, "Enhancing the coherence properties of quantum dots toward quantum photonic applications", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar10:00am 7/14
  52. Graduate Student Daniel McNeel, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Daniel McNeel, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Shape Coexistence in \(^{28}\)Mg: Structure of a Transitional Nucleus", PhD Dissertation Defense1:00pm 6/11
  53. Graduate Student Matthew Phelps, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Matthew Phelps, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Cosmological Fluctuations in Standard and Conformal Gravity", PhD Dissertation Defense10:00am 6/2
  54. Prof. Chiara  Mingarelli, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. Chiara Mingarelli, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Probing supermassive black hole mergers with pulsar timing", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 4/24
  55. Graduate Student Lukasz Kuna, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Lukasz Kuna, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Mesoscale Studies of Nanostructured Multi-Functional Materials", PhD Dissertation Defense10:00am 4/16
  56. Prof. L. Levitov, Department of Physics, MIT, Prof. L. Levitov, Department of Physics, MIT, "Long-Lived Excitations, Directional Memory and Hydrodynamic Transport in Two-Dimensional Electron Fluids", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar9:00am 4/10
  57. Prof. G. Fernando, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. G. Fernando, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Quasi-two-dimensional organics, Hubbard ladders, and dynamic stability", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 4/3
  58. Dr. Raffaella DeVita, INFN Genoa and Jefferson Lab, Dr. Raffaella DeVita, INFN Genoa and Jefferson Lab, "Hadron spectroscopy in the light quark sector", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/30
  59. Prof. Masafumi Fukuma, Kyoto University , Prof. Masafumi Fukuma, Kyoto University , "Title/abstract TBA", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/23
  60. CANCELLED:, Dr. J. Nathan Hohman, Institute of Materials Science and the Department of Chemistry, University of Connecticut, CANCELLED: Condensed Matter Physics Seminar CANCELLED:, Dr. J. Nathan Hohman, Institute of Materials Science and the Department of Chemistry, University of Connecticut, CANCELLED: Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/17
  61. Due to the current health situation and concerns surrounding the Corona virus, we are canceling the Katzenstein Lecture and Banquet scheduled for Friday, March 13, 2020., CANCELLED: 24th Annual Katzenstein Distinguished Lecture Due to the current health situation and concerns surrounding the Corona virus, we are canceling the Katzenstein Lecture and Banquet scheduled for Friday, March 13, 2020., CANCELLED: 24th Annual Katzenstein Distinguished Lecture4:00pm 3/13
  62. Prof. A. Wuosmaa, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. A. Wuosmaa, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Exotic Nuclei -- Modern Directions in Nuclear Physics", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 3/13
  63. Dr. Sumanta Bandyopadhyay, Nordita, Dr. Sumanta Bandyopadhyay, Nordita, "Superconductivity in a nonhermitian system and Berezinksii classification ", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/11
  64. CANCELLED:, Dr. A. B. Belonoshko, Department of Physics, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, CANCELLED: Condensed Matter Physics Seminar CANCELLED:, Dr. A. B. Belonoshko, Department of Physics, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, CANCELLED: Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/10
  65. Dr. Ali Kaya, Department of Physics, Harvard University, Dr. Ali Kaya, Department of Physics, Harvard University, "Challenging the initial condition prescriptions in quantum cosmology", Physics Colloquium (Dr. Ali Kaya)3:30pm 3/6
  66. Prof. A. Balatsky, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut and NORDITA, Prof. A. Balatsky, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut and NORDITA, "Materials Informatics and Quantum Matter ", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 3/6
  67. Prof. M. Gai, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. M. Gai, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "The Big Bang", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 2/28
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