Colloquia

Winter 2017 Colloquia


For videos see:
http://kersten.uchicago.edu/event_video/colloquia/index_colloquia.html


January 12, 2017

John Marko
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Northwestern University
                          "Self Organization of chromosomes and the loop-extrusion model"
Host: Thomas Witten

January 19, 2017

Sharon Glotzer

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University of Michigan

"Physics of Polygons and 2D Melting"

                                                                            Host: Sidney Nagel

January 26, 2017

Jeff McMahon

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University of Michigan

"Mapping New Physics with Cosmic Microwave Background"

Host: Mel Shochet


February 2, 2017

Shinsei Ryu

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University of Chicago

"Topoloical insulators and superconductors--from band theory to interacting systems"

Host: Philippe Guyot-Sionnest


February 9, 2017

Jessie Shelton

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University of Illinois(Urbana-Champaign)

"The Higgs portal onto the dark universe"

Host: LianTao Wang


February 16, 2017

Cheng Chin

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University of Chicago

"Quantum Dynamics of Inflation"

Host: Philippe Guyot-Sionnest


February 23, 2017

Rainer Weiss

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT)

"Observation of binary black hole mergers: the beginning of gravitational wave astronomy"

Hosts: Craig Hogan & Daniel Holz


March 2, 2017

Aharon Kapitulnik

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Stanford University

"Time Reversal Symmetry Breaking In Unconventional Superconductors"

Host: Paul Wiegmann


March 9, 2017

Mayly Sanchez

Iowa State University

TBA