Spring Colloquia 2018

Spring 2018 Colloquia

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Location: Maria Goeppert-Mayer Lecture Hall, KPTC 106

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Scaling up Quantum Computers
Fred Chong, The University of Chicago
Host: Young-Kee Kim

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The quest to observe the Turbulent Cascade in real time
Michael Brenner, Harvard University
Host: Young-Kee Kim

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Seeking Clues to Explain the Diverse Architectures of Exoplanetary Systems
Heather Knutson, California Institute of Technology
Host: Cheng Chin

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Rama Ranganathan, The University of Chicago
Host: Arvind Murugan

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Strongly Interacting Fermi Gases under the Microscope
Martin Zwierlein, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Host: Jonathan Simon

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New frontiers in cryo-electron microscopy: From Probing Low Temperature Electronic Phases to Processes at Liquid/Solid Interfaces
Lena F. Kourkoutis, Cornell University
Host: David Schuster

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The Emergent Fundamental – Exotic Collective Phenomena in Correlated Materials
Suchitra Sebastian, The University of Cambridge
Host: Erez Berg

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Probing Sub-GeV Dark Matter with Superfluid Helium
Daniel McKinsey, The University of California, Berkeley
Host: Luca Grandi

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Catching and Reversing a Quantum Jump Mid-flight
Michel Devoret, Yale University
Host: David Schuster

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Impurities in an ultracold Fermi sea: Quasiparticles, phase separation, and more
Rudolf Grimm, The University of Innsbruck
Host: Cheng Chin

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Why is negative energy density bad, and how does quantum information constrain it
Thomas Faulkner, The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Host: Dam Son

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Stephanie Palmer, The University of Chicago
Host: Young-Kee Kim