Graduate Student Open House

2021 Graduate Open House

The University of Chicago Physics Department will hold the 2021 Prospective Graduate Student Open House on Friday, March 5th, 2021. This year, due to pandemic, the Open House will have a virtual format. 

The basic schedule is below.  For all details and other information, check out the open house website.

Thursday, March 4, 2021

  • 3:30pm - 4:30pm CST: Physics Colloquium
    • Speaker: Anette (Peko) Hosoi, Professor at MIT, Ph.D. The University of Chicago 

Friday, March 5, 2021

  • 9:30am - 10:10am CST: Welcome and Introduction by Physics Chair Young-Kee Kim
  • 10:10am - 10:15am CST: Welcome by Director of Graduate Studies Zosia Krusberg       •
  • 10:15am - 10:45am CST: Six Concurrent Research Overviews
    • Particle Physics Experiment, Dark Matter, and Accelerator Physics
    • Hard Condensed Matter Theory
    • Particle Theory and General Relativity
    • Soft Matter Physics and Biophysics
    • AMO, Hard Condensed Matter  Exp. and Quantum Physics
    • Astro Particle Physics and Cosmology
  • 10:45am - 11:00am CST: Break
  • 11:00am - 1:00pm CST: one-on-one faculty meetings / graduate student meetings
  • 1:00pm - 1:30pm CST: Break
  • 1:30pm - 4:00pm CST: one-on-one faculty meetings / graduate student meetings
  • 4:00pm - 4:30pm CST: Final Remarks by Physics Chair Young-Kee Kim

Saturday, March 6, 2021

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