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Events for September 2014

Tuesday September 2, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  On the interplay between Higgs physics, weak interactions, and gravitation
 Presenter:  Roberto Onofrio (University of Padova and ITAMP, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday September 3, 2014
3:00 pm  Title:  Rydberg Excitation of Single Atoms for Applications in Quantum Information and Metrology
 Presenter:  Aaron M. Hankin (UNM)
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 4, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  Physical Conditions in Nearby Star Forming Galaxies
 Presenter:  Mark Gorski (UNM)
 Series:  Institute for Astrophysics Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Robust quantum control for quantum information systems
 Presenter:  Robert Kosut, SC Solutions
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 5, 2014
4:00 pm  Title:  Computational Models and Conceptual Understanding in Introductory Physics
 Presenter:  Ruth Chabay, NCState
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Jeff Saul
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday September 9, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  Current status of the direct search for WIMP Dark Matter
 Presenter:  Franco Giuliani (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 11, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  The Implementation of Ionospheric Corrections in CASA
 Presenter:  Jason Kool (Iowa)
 Series:  Institute for Astrophysics Seminar Series
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Model realization and model reduction for quantum systems
 Presenter:  Mohan Sarovar, SNL
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Amir Kalev
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 12, 2014
4:00 pm  Title:  Dark Matter: Could it be a New Kind of Neutrino?
 Presenter:  George Fuller (UC San Diego)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Huaiyu (Mike) Duan
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday September 16, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  An Update on the Long Wavelength Array
 Presenter:  Gregory Taylor (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 18, 2014
3:30 pm  Title:  High quality image transport through optical fibers mediated by Anderson localization
 Presenter:  Arash Mafi, UNM
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
5:00 pm  Title:  Colour, Music, and Emotion in Synesthetes and Non-Synesthetes
 Presenter:  Stephen E. Palmer, 
Institute of Cognitive Studies, UC Berkeley
 Series:  Sigma Xi Public Talk
 Host:  Harjit Ahluwalia
 Location:  Room G, UNM Conference Center

 

Friday September 19, 2014
4:00 pm  Title:  Going to Extreme: Life as we know it
 Presenter:  Jocelyne DiRuggiero (Johns Hopkins University)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  John McGraw
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday September 23, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  An informal introduction to lattice gauge theory
 Presenter:  Kevin Cahill (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday September 24, 2014
4:00 pm  Title:  Simulating quantum chemistry on a quantum computer
 Presenter:  David Poulin, Universite de Sherbrooke
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Akimasa Miyake
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 25, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  Random Walks
 Presenter:  Katie Richardson (MH)
 Series:  Institute for Astrophysics Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Error models in quantum computation: an application of model selection
 Presenter:  Steven J van Enk, University of Oregon
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Chris Ferrie
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Lattice Calculations of Beyond-Standard-Model Candidate Theories
 Presenter:  Professor Thomas DeGrand, Department of Physics, University of Colorado
 Series:  Physics Seminars
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Lattice calculations of beyond-standard-model candidate theories (Special Seminar)
 Presenter:  Thomas DeGrand (University of Colorado)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 26, 2014
4:00 pm  Title:  Quarks of Many Colors
 Presenter:  Tom DeGrand
University of Colorado
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday September 30, 2014
2:00 pm  Title:  TBA
 Presenter:  Shashank Shalgar (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Huaiyu (Mike) Duan
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

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