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Events for the Fall 2016 semester

Thursday June 2, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Introduction to chaos: Application to wakefield acceleration and non linear time series analysis
 Presenter:  A. Bourdier, European Physical Society Fellow
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday June 16, 2016
10:00 am  Title:  Characterizing Supernova Remnant and Molecular Cloud Interaction Environments Using Class I Methanol Masers
 Presenter:  Bridget C. McEwen, UNM Physics PhD student
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday June 22, 2016
3:00 pm  Title:  Scalable Techniques for Quantum Network Engineering
 Presenter:  Nikolas Anton Tezak, Stanford University
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 1131, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday June 24, 2016
1:00 pm  Title:  Seasonality of VLF Attenuation Through the Ionosphere
 Presenter:  Paul T. Greninger
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Saturday June 25, 2016
1:30 pm  Title:  Journey to the beginning of time: Gravitational waves from the Big Bang and Beyond
 Presenter:  Dr Lawrence Krauss, Professor of Physics and Cosmology, Arizona State University
 Series:  Summer Talks on Physics and Astronomy
 Location:  Maxwell Lecture Hall, Maxwell Museum

 

Monday June 27, 2016
3:30 pm  Title:  Flexible quantum computation and measurement-based linear optics with scalable CV cluster states
 Presenter:  Nicolas Menicucci, RMIT University, Australia
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday August 3, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Efficient and Robust Methods for Quantum Tomography
 Presenter:  Charles H. Baldwin
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday August 18, 2016
9:00 am  Title:  Electricity & Magnetism preliminary exam
 Presenter:  Graduate Program
 Web Site:    http:/ / physics.unm.edu/ pandaweb/ graduate/ prelims/ em.php
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Thermo/Stat Mech preliminary exam
 Presenter:  Graduate Program
 Web Site:    http:/ / physics.unm.edu/ pandaweb/ graduate/ prelims/ sm.php
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday August 19, 2016
9:00 am  Title:  Classical Mechanics preliminary exam
 Presenter:  Graduate Program
 Web Site:    http:/ / physics.unm.edu/ pandaweb/ graduate/ prelims/ cm.php
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Quantum Mechanics preliminary exam
 Presenter:  Graduate Program
 Web Site:    http:/ / physics.unm.edu/ pandaweb/ graduate/ prelims/ qm.php
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy

 

Saturday August 20, 2016
9:00 am  Title:  Astronomy preliminary exam
 Presenter:  Graduate Program
 Web Site:    http:/ / physics.unm.edu/ pandaweb/ graduate/ prelims/ astro.php
 Location:  Room 184, Physics & Astronomy

 

Tuesday August 23, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Show and Tell
 Presenter:  NUPAC Group
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday August 25, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Topologically Protected Edge States on Quasicrystals
 Presenter:  Professor Terry A. Loring, The Department of Mathematics & Statistics, UNM
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Cross-Correlating Radiation Belt Electron Flux and Substorm Activity
 Presenter:  Veronica Dike (UNM)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday August 26, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Los Alamos and the Neutrino: 60 years of discovery
 Presenter:  Keith Rielage, Physics Division, LANL
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  John Matthews
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-160826-Rielage.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday August 30, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Extending the Reach of Directional Dark Matter Experiments Through Novel Detector Technologies
 Presenter:  Nguyen Phan
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Extending the Reach of Directional Dark Matter Experiments Through Novel Detector Technologies
 Presenter:  Nguyen Phan (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday August 31, 2016
11:30 am  Title:  Memory Effects in Brownian Motion, Random Walks under Confining Potentials, and Relaxation of Quantum Systems
 Presenter:  Matthew N. Chase
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 1131, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 1, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Supersymmetric Quantum Mechanics and Optics
 Presenter:  Professor Arash Mafi, Physics and Astronomy, University of New Mexico
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  An Experimental Investigation of Plasma Dynamics in Jets
 Presenter:  Yue Zhang (UNM)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 2, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Mechanical energy transport through granular systems
 Presenter:  Prof. Surajit Sen
Department of Physics, State University of New York at Buffalo
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  V.M. Kenkre
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-160902-Sen.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday September 6, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  The LIGO Gravitational-Wave Detections - Part I
 Presenter:  Carl Caves (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 8, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  The convergence of nanoptics and chemistry: plasmons enabling surface chemistry and in situ detections
 Presenter:  Professor Terefe Habteyes, UNM Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
3:30 pm  Title:  Estimating Outcome Probabilities of Quantum Circuits Using Quasiprobabilities
 Presenter:  Hakop Pashayan, University of Sydney
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Web Site:    http:/ / arxiv.org/ abs/ 1503.07525
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 9, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  The self-interacting dark matter paradigm
 Presenter:  Manoj Kaplinghat (UC Irvine)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday September 13, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  The LIGO Gravitational-Wave Detections - Part II
 Presenter:  Carl Caves (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday September 15, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Spacecraft Component Technologies at the Space Vehicles Directorate, AFRL
 Presenter:  Dr. David Cardimona, The Spacecraft Electronic Technologies Branch, AFRL
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials

 

Friday September 16, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Short-Baseline Neutrino Anomalies & the Evidence for Sterile Neutrinos
 Presenter:  William Charles Louis III, LANL
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Michael Gold
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Monday September 19, 2016
7:30 pm  Title:  Gravitational Waves Community Lecture
 Presenter:  Dr. Gabriela Gonzalez, Louisiana State University and spokesperson of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration.
 Web Site:    http:/ / cnls.lanl.gov/ gravitationalwaves
 Location:  Eldorado Hotel - Santa Fe

 

Tuesday September 20, 2016
3:00 pm  Title:  Discussion of Recent Results from Sterile Neutrino Searches with IceCube
 Presenter:  Robert Lauer (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  John Matthews
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday September 21, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Disruptive 3D imaging with Geiger-mode sensing technology
 Presenter:  Dr. Brian Piccone, Princeton Lightwave, Cranbury, New Jersey
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 101, Center for High Tech Materials

 

Thursday September 22, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Photochromic Ruthenium Compounds: Photophysics, Photorefraction, and Photonastism
 Presenter:  Dr. Jeffrey Rack, UNM Chemistry and Chemical Biology
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title:  Insights into galaxy assembly from star formation in luminous quasars at z>1
 Presenter:  Duncan Farrah (VT)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Ylva Pihlström
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 23, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Squeezing Light into Small Spaces
 Presenter:  Teri Odom, Northwestern University
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-160923-Odom.mp4
 Location:  Room 101, Clark Hall

 

Thursday September 29, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Solar Flares in the Extreme Ultraviolet
 Presenter:  Rachel Hock-Mysliwiec (AFRL)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Ylva Pihlström
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Quantum simulation experiments with 2D arrays of hundreds of trapped ions (1)
 Presenter:  John Bollinger, NIST
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday September 30, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Introduction to SIOM and high power laser coatings
 Presenter:  Dr. J. Shao, Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM)
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Fundamental Physics with Muons (Special Seminar)
 Presenter:  André de Gouvêa (Northwestern University)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 Location:  Room 5, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  The Brave nu World
 Presenter:  André de Gouvêa
Northwestern University
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-160930-deGouvia.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
5:30 pm  Title:  Seminar
 Presenter:  André de GouvêaNorthwestern University
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 Location:  No Room Specified, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday October 6, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Plasmonic Nanomaterials for Optical-to-Electrical Energy Conversion
 Presenter:  Professor Matthew Sheldon, Departments of Chemistry and Materials Science & Engineering at Texas A&M University
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title:  The Sedate Supermassive Binary Black Hole System 0402+379
 Presenter:  Karishma Bansal (UNM)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday October 7, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Double Beta Decay and the Majorana Project
 Presenter:  Dr. Steven Elliott
Los Alamos National Laboratory
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Michael Gold
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-161007-Elliott.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday October 11, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Probing Dark Matter Annihilation to Right-handed Neutrinos
 Presenter:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday October 12, 2016
3:00 pm  Title:  The Quantum Maximum Likelihood Estimator is Inadmissible
 Presenter:  Chris Ferrie, University of Sydney
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Times They Are A-Changin': characterizing time-dependent sources and gates
 Presenter:  Josh Combes, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Web Site:    http:/ / arxiv.org/ abs/ 1509.03770
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday October 14, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Fall Break - No Colloquium
 Presenter:  .
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Monday October 17, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Single Particle Tracking: Analysis Techniques for Live Cell Nanoscopy
 Presenter:  Peter K. Relich
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday October 19, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  A Circuit-based Quantum Search Algorithm Driving by Transverse Fields
 Presenter:  Zhang Jiang, QuAIL, NASA Ames Research Center; and Stinger GhaffarianTechnologies, Inc.
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday October 20, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Structure-function relationships of polymer solar cells: A molecular perspective
 Presenter:  Dr. John Grey, UNM Chemistry Dept. and NSMS program
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title:  Zooming in where the jets are born - RadioAstron space-VLBI observations of nearby radio galaxies
 Presenter:  Tuomas Savolainen (Aalto Univ)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday October 21, 2016
9:00 am  Title:  Probing Dark Matter-Neutrino Connection via Indirect Detection Experiments
 Presenter:  Bradley A. Knockel
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 1131, Physics & Astronomy
9:00 am  Title:  Probing Dark Matter-Neutrino Connection via Indirect Detection Experiments (Special Seminar)
 Presenter:  Bradley Knockel (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 1131, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  A Hunt for Dark Matter: a Tale of Sensitivity and Direction
 Presenter:  Prof. Dinesh Loomba, UNM
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Wolfgang Rudolph
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-161021-Loomba.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday October 25, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Supersymmetry as a Fundamental Symmetry of Nature
 Presenter:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  New optical sources for physics and spectroscopy based on an old trick of atomic physics
 Presenter:  Dr. Jeffrey Moses, Cornell Univ.
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 146, Center for High Tech Materials

 

Thursday October 27, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Sub-10-nm Three-Dimensional Plasmonic Probes and sensors
 Presenter:  Dr. Stefano Cabrini, Nanofabrication Facility Director, Molecular Foundry Lawrence Berkeley Natl. Laboratory
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title:  Kinetic- vs Magnetic-driven Blazar Jet Models
 Presenter:  Haocheng Zhang (UNM)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Integrated Photonics for Quantum Networks
 Presenter:  Ryan Camacho, Sandia National Laboratories
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Editing: Principle & Applications
 Presenter:  Cedric Cleyrat, Research Asst Professor: Pathology, UNM School of Medicine
 Series:  Biophysics Seminar
 Location:  Room 5, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday October 28, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Tailoring light-matter interactions with magneto-optical materials
 Presenter:  Wilton Kort-Kamp
Los Alamos National Laboratory
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Alejandro Manjavacas
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-161028-Kort-Kamp.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday November 1, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Long-term observations at TeV Energies
 Presenter:  Daniela Dorner (University of Wurzburg)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Robert Lauer
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday November 2, 2016
7:00 pm  Title:  Demo Night
 Presenter:  Society of Physics Students and UNM Physics and Astronomy faculty
 Host:  David Dunlap
 File:  http://physics.unm.edu/pandaweb/events/flyers/demo_show_110216.pdf
 Location:  Regener Hall Auditorium

 

Thursday November 3, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Frustration by Design in Artificial Spin Ice
 Presenter:  Dr. Cristiano Nisoli
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title:  The Next Generation Very Large Array
 Presenter:  Mark McKinnon (NRAO)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Quantum Pulse Shaping and Characterization Using Spectral and Temporal Phase
 Presenter:  Brian Smith, University of Oregon
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra-Chavez
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday November 4, 2016
10:00 am  Title:  Search for New Physics Processes with Heavy Quark Signatures in the ATLAS Experiment
 Presenter:  Aaron C. Taylor
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  Room 4, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Hot Plasmonics: From hot carriers to hot thermal emitters
 Presenter:  Gururaj Naik, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, RIce University
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Alejandro Manjavacas
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-161104-Naik.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday November 8, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Path integrals for awkward actions
 Presenter:  Kevin Cahill (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday November 10, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Magnetic resonance spectroscopy on a nanostructured diamond chip
 Presenter:  Victor Acosta, UNM Physics and Astronomy Department
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title:  Radio emission from radio-"quiet" QSOs: star formation or AGN?
 Presenter:  Amy Kimball (NRAO)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Extending Landauer's Bound from Bit Erasure to Arbitrary Computation
 Presenter:  David Wolpert, Santa Fe Institute, MIT, ASU
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Cell signalling
 Presenter:  Fu-Sen Liang, Chemistry Department, UNM
 Series:  Biophysics Seminar
 Location:  Room 5, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday November 11, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Brownian duet: A novel tale of thermodynamic efficiency
 Presenter:  Prof. Christian Van den Broeck, University of Hasselt, Belgium
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  V.M. Kenkre
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-161111-Van-den-Broeck.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Monday November 14, 2016
3:30 pm  Title:  Fluctuation Theorem for Many-body Pure Quantum States
 Presenter:  Takahiro Sagawa, University of Tokyo
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Akimasa Miyake
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Applied Math Seminar: Computational and mathematical challenges in industrial scale seismic imaging
 Presenter:  Dr. Russ Hewett
 Web Site:    http:/ / math.unm.edu/ news-events/ events/ applied-math-seminar-computational-and-mathematical-challenges-industrial-scale
 Location:  SMLC 356

 

Thursday November 17, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Optical Pulse Propagation in Multimode Fibers
 Presenter:  Frank Wise, Department of Applied Physics, Cornell University
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Early Science with the GMRT 150 MHz Survey
 Presenter:  Dale Frail (NRAO)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  A Supersonically Expanding Bose-Einstein Condensate: Analogies to the Expanding Universe?
 Presenter:  Gretchen Campbell, University of Maryland
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra-Chavez
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
5:30 pm  Title:  Near Earth Object Research using the Magdalena Ridge Observatory Telescope
 Presenter:  Eileen Ryan, New Mexico Tech Research Scientist
 Series:  Sigma Xi Public Talk
 Web Site:    http:/ / news.unm.edu/ news/ sigma-xi-ieee-present-near-earth-object-research-using-the-magdalena-ridge-observatory-telescope
 Location:  UNM Conference Center Auditorium

 

Friday November 18, 2016
4:00 pm  Title:  Superfluid atom circuits
 Presenter:  Gretchen Campbell, University of Maryland
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Francisco Becerra-Chavez
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu:/videos/Colloquium-161118-Campbell.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday November 22, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  X-ray Radiography at the NNSS
 Presenter:  Kristina Brown (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Tuesday November 29, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Low-temperature detectors for nuclear physics and radioactive materials analysis
 Presenter:  Michael Rabin (LANL)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Stephen Boyd
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday December 1, 2016
1:00 pm  Title:  Multi-filed trajectories in sneutrino and axion inflation (Special NUPAC Seminar)
 Presenter:  Marco Peloso (University of Minnesota)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 1131, Physics & Astronomy
2:00 pm  Title:  Predictions of the statistical robustness of the measurements of the Neutral Hydrogen Mass Function and cosmic HI density
 Presenter:  Monica Sanchez (UNM)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Quantum Computing for and from Quantum Field Theory
 Presenter:  Keith Lee, University of Toronto
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday December 2, 2016
1:00 pm  Title:  Seeing life in a new light
 Presenter:  Dr. Vladislav Yakovlev, Texas A&M University
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Particle physics signatures from inflation
 Presenter:  Marco Peloso (University of Minnesota)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 File:  http://panda3.phys.unm.edu://videos/Colloquium-161202-Peloso.mp4
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Tuesday December 6, 2016
2:00 pm  Title:  Non-thermal Dark Matter
 Presenter:  Jacek Osinski (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
3:30 pm  Title:  Designer Optical Fibers: It's not just about the waveguide anymore
 Presenter:  Dr. Peter D. Dragic, Univ. of Illnois Urbana-Champaign
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 101, Center for High Tech Materials
4:00 pm  Title:  Biophysical techniques to study mechanosensory podosomes in immune cells
 Presenter:  Marjolein Meddens
 Series:  Biophysics Seminar
 Location:  Room 5, Physics & Astronomy

 

Wednesday December 7, 2016
3:00 pm  Title:  Steering, Adiabatic Theorem and Perspectives
 Presenter:  Marcio Mendes Taddei, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

 

Thursday December 8, 2016
11:00 am  Title:  Infrared Chameleon: Graphene, Surrounding Materials, & the Primacy of their Interaction on Photodetection
 Presenter:  Dr. Thomas Beechem, Sandia National Laboratories
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 103, Center for High Tech Materials
3:30 pm  Title:  Perfectly Capturing Traveling Single Photons of Arbitrary Temporal Wavepackets with a Single Tuneable Device
 Presenter:  Hendra Nurdin, University of New South Wales
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy
4:00 pm  Title:  Alzheimer’s Disease: The long, dark tea-time of the Brain
 Presenter:  Laurel Sillerud
 Series:  Biophysics Seminar
 Location:  Room 5, Physics & Astronomy

 

Friday December 9, 2016
1:00 pm  Title:  Tailoring core/shell heterostructure of colloidal quantum dots for high performance electroluminescent devices
 Presenter:  Jaehoon Lim, Chemistry Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
 Series:  OSE Seminars
 Location:  Room 101, Center for High Tech Materials
4:00 pm  Title:  TBA
 Presenter:  TBA
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Francisco Becerra-Chavez
 Location:  Room 125, Dane Smith Hall

 

Thursday December 15, 2016
3:30 pm  Title:  Collective Behavior in Long-Range Interacting Dissipative Systems
 Presenter:  Bihui Zhu, University of Colorado, Boulder and University of California, Santa Barbara
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Carlton Caves
 Location:  Room 190, Physics & Astronomy

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