Department Colloquia

Thursdays, 4:00 p.m., KPTC 106, 5720 South Ellis Avenue

Videos of the colloquia can be found at

Autumn 2014 Colloquia

Date  Speaker/InstitutionTitle
Oct. 2

Richard Hill
University of Chicago

The proton and the future of particle physics

Oct. 9 Tom Witten
University of Chicago

The twist matrix: a handle to organize asymmetric colloids

Oct. 16 Fabiola Gianotti

The future of high-energy colliders

Oct. 23

David Gross

Frontiers of Fundamental Physics

Oct. 30

Henriette Elvang
University of Michigan

New Exciting Approaches to Scattering Amplitudes

Nov. 6

Vicky Kaspi
McGill University
The Hunt for Millisecond Pulsars
Nov. 13 Heinrich Jaeger
University of Chicago

Granular Streams

Nov. 20

Margaret Murnane
University of Colorado,Boulder

Science at the Timescale of the Electron:Tabletop X-ray Lasers and Applications in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

 Nov. 27  Thanksgiving

No Colloquium

 Dec. 4 Sue Coppersmith
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Building a quantum computer using silicon quantum dots

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