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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Prof. Richard Milner MIT, Physics Colloquium: Visualizing The Proton Prof. Richard Milner MIT, Physics Colloquium: Visualizing The Proton3:30pm 9/25
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense of Saman Bastami Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense of Saman Bastami1:30pm 9/7
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. Prof. Masafumi Fukuma, Kyoto University , Prof. Masafumi Fukuma, Kyoto University , "Title/abstract TBA", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/23
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. Dr. Sumanta Bandyopadhyay, Nordita, Dr. Sumanta Bandyopadhyay, Nordita, "Superconductivity in a nonhermitian system and Berezinksii classification ", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 3/11
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. Charles Reynolds Distinguished Lecture, Charles Reynolds Distinguished Lecture (Prof. Peter Abbamonte, U. of Illinois) Charles Reynolds Distinguished Lecture, Charles Reynolds Distinguished Lecture (Prof. Peter Abbamonte, U. of Illinois)3:30pm 2/21
  33. Dr. Evan Philip, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Stony Brook University, Dr. Evan Philip, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Stony Brook University, "Chiral Photocurrents and Terahertz Emission in Dirac/Weyl Semimetals", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 2/19
  34. Dr. I. Zaliznyak, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Dr. I. Zaliznyak, Brookhaven National Laboratory, "Entropic elasticity and negative thermal expansion in crystalline solids", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 2/18
  35. Dr. Andrey Sadofyev, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Dr. Andrey Sadofyev, Los Alamos National Laboratory, "Spin polarization of gauge bosons in rotating plasma", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 2/17
  36. Prof. G. Dunne,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. G. Dunne, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Scientific Communication: Preparing a Talk, a Proposal, or a Paper", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 2/14
  37. Prof. Lorenzo Sorbo, Department of Physics, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Prof. Lorenzo Sorbo, Department of Physics, University of Massachusetts Amherst, "Particle production during inflation: a case study", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 2/10
  38. Prof. Reynold E. Silber, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, Prof. Reynold E. Silber, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, "Transport properties of liquid transition metals at extreme conditions: a lesson from metallic glasses with the forbidden symmetry", Physics Colloquium (Prof. Reynold Silber)3:30pm 2/7
  39. Prof. I. Sochnikov,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. I. Sochnikov, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Quantum sensing and imaging of materials", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 1/31
  40. Prof. Dale Kocevski, Colby College, Prof. Dale Kocevski, Colby College, "Connecting Black Hole Growth and Galaxy Evolution Across Cosmic Time", Physics Colloquium (Prof. Dale Kocevski)3:30pm 1/24
  41. Prof. R. Jones,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. R. Jones, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Resolving a Mystery in QCD with High Energy Photons", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 1/24
  42. Dr. Matt Orr, California Institute of Technology, Dr. Matt Orr, California Institute of Technology, "Spatially Resolved Star Formation in Cosmological Zoom-in Simulations: Understanding the Role of Feedback in Scaling Relations", Astronomy Seminar2:00pm 1/22
  43. Dr. Kiryl Pakrouski, Department of Physics, Princeton University, Dr. Kiryl Pakrouski, Department of Physics, Princeton University, "Automatic design of Hamiltonians", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 1/10
  44. Dr. GiBaik Sim, Department of Physics, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Dr. GiBaik Sim, Department of Physics, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, "Interacting spin-3/2 and spin-1 Fermions : Topological superconductivity", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 1/7
  45. Dr. Julia Wildeboer, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of complex systems, Dr. Julia Wildeboer, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of complex systems, "Tales from the Quantum Spin Liquid Crypt", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar4:00pm 12/12
  46. Prof. A. Polkovnikov, Department of Physics, Boston University, Prof. A. Polkovnikov, Department of Physics, Boston University, "Periodically driven quantum systems", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 12/12
  47. Graduate Student Cheng Tu, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Cheng Tu, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Study HVP and HLbL contribution to the muon g - 2 using Lattice QCD ", PhD Dissertation Defense3:00pm 12/10
  48. Dr. Adrian Gozar, Applied Physics Department, Yale University , Dr. Adrian Gozar, Applied Physics Department, Yale University , "Optical nano-imaging of novel quantum materials and hetero-structures.", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 12/10
  49. Cancelled!, Prof. I. Sochnikov,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Cancelled: Graduate Student Seminar Cancelled!, Prof. I. Sochnikov, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Cancelled: Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 12/6
  50. Graduate Student Razib Obaid, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Graduate Student Razib Obaid, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Single and multi-photon induced ionization in atoms and molecules", PhD Dissertation Defense10:00am 12/5
  51. Dr. Fatma Aslam, University of Connecticut & Jefferson Lab, Dr. Fatma Aslam, University of Connecticut & Jefferson Lab, "Singularities in twist-3 distributions and QCD vacuum", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar3:00pm 12/4
  52. Dr. Brian Svoboda,National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Dr. Brian Svoboda,National Radio Astronomy Observatory, "The earliest phases of high-mass star formation in the Milky Way", Astronomy Seminar2:00pm 12/4
  53. Dr. Fazel Tafti, Boston College, Dr. Fazel Tafti, Boston College, "Design Principles for the Kitaev Magnets with Emergent Majorana Fermions ", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 12/4
  54. Prof. Jie Wu, Westlake University, China, Prof. Jie Wu, Westlake University, China, "Electronic nematicity in unconventional superconductors", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 11/26
  55. Dr. N. Wink, University of Heidelberg, Dr. N. Wink, University of Heidelberg, "The gluon spectral function and its applications", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 11/25
  56. Prof. Andrea Cavalleri  Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter, Hamburg , Prof. Andrea Cavalleri Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter, Hamburg , "Controlling Quantum Materials with Light", Physics Colloquium (Prof. Andrea Cavalleri)3:30pm 11/22
  57. Prof. C. Roychoudhuri,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. C. Roychoudhuri, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Complex interaction processes we need to visualize that successfully fill up the quantum cup of a detector", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 11/22
  58. Prof. Jie Wu, Westlake University, China, Prof. Jie Wu, Westlake University, China, "Electronic nematicity in unconventional superconductors", Cancelled: Special Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 11/21
  59. Dr. Christopher Faesi, University of Massachusetts  Amherst, Dr. Christopher Faesi, University of Massachusetts Amherst, "The Forest AND the Trees: Bridging the multi-scale physics of star formation", Astronomy Seminar2:00pm 11/20
  60. Dr. Cyril P. Opeil, Physics Department, Boston College , Dr. Cyril P. Opeil, Physics Department, Boston College , "Condensed Matter from Space: Thermal Properties of CM2 Meteorites", Condensed Matter Physics Seminar2:00pm 11/19
  61. Dr. William I. Jay, Theoretical Physics Department, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory , Dr. William I. Jay, Theoretical Physics Department, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory , "Composite BSM physics on the lattice", Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar2:00pm 11/18
  62. Prof. Zackaria Chacko, Department of Physics, University of Maryland, Prof. Zackaria Chacko, Department of Physics, University of Maryland, "Neutral Naturalness", Physics Colloquium (Prof. Zackaria Chacko, UMd)3:30pm 11/15
  63. Prof. E. Dormidontova,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. E. Dormidontova, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Soft Matter Physics: Computer Simulations and Theory", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 11/15
  64. 23rd Annual Katzenstein Distinguished Lecture Series 23rd Annual Katzenstein Distinguished Lecture Series4:00pm 11/8
  65. Prof. Meredith Hughes, Wesleyan, Prof. Meredith Hughes, Wesleyan, "Using Debris Disks to Trace the Dynamics of Planetary Systems", Physics Colloquium (Prof. Meredith Hughes, Wesleyan)3:30pm 11/1
  66. Prof. C. Battersby,  Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Prof. C. Battersby, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "The Milky Way Laboratory", Graduate Student Seminar12:15pm 11/1
  67. H. Perry Hatchfield, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, H. Perry Hatchfield, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "Understanding Enigmatic Star Formation Activity in the Milky Way's Galactic Center", Astronomy Seminar2:30pm 10/30
  68. Gloria Fonseca Alvarez, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, Gloria Fonseca Alvarez, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut, "The Sloan Digital Sky Survey Reverberation Mapping Project Radius Luminosity Relation", Astronomy Seminar2:00pm 10/30
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