Events Calendar

2015-2016 Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series

Unless otherwise noted, all talks take place at 2:30 p.m. in Thompson Physical Laboratory 205.

 18 Sept. Physics and Astronomy faculty
Title:  “All about Graduate School”
Student Common Room, TPL 104
 25 Sept. Miles Blencowe, Dartmouth College
Title:  “Mechanical Systems in the Quantum Regime”
 2 Oct. Michael Person, MIT
Title:  “The Atmosphere of Pluto from Occultation Studies”
 9 Oct. Elizabeth Petrik, Harvard
Title: “The Search for the Electric Dipole Moment of the Electron”
23 Oct. Dr. Swati Singh, ITAMP, Harvard
Title:  “Coupling single quantum systems to spin baths”
6 Nov. Computer Science Colloquium
Fred Strauch, Williams College
Title:  ” A bit about qubits:  quo vadis quantum computer?”
2:30pm, TCL 202
13 Nov. Gordon Jones ’89, Hamilton College
Title:  “Fundamental Physics with Decaying Neutrons”
20 Nov. Duane Lee ’01, Shanghai Astronomical Observatory
Title: “Understanding the Nature of Chemical Abundance Ratio Distributions (CARDs) in Galactic Components and Dwarf Galaxies”
 26 Feb. Michael Goldman, Harvard University
Title:  “Exploring Quantum Information with Nitrogen Vacancy Center in Diamond”
 4 March
 11 March Matthew Evans, MIT Physics Department
Title:  “Advanced LIGO”
 8 April Reina Maruyama, Yale University
Title:  “Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay”
 15 April
 22 April
 29 April Jonathan Petruccelli, SUNY Albany
Title:  “Computational Imaging”

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