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Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series Information

 

Events Calendar

Events for the Spring 2023 semester

Wednesday January 18, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  The Quantum Computational Utility of Symmetry-Protected Topological Order: From Near-Term Advantages to Universal Measurement-Based Quantum Computing
 Presenter:  Austin Daniel
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Tuesday January 24, 2023
2:00 pm  Title:  NUPAC Seminar
 Presenter:  Kevin Cahill, UNM
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    Zoom link: https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 98102444842 Passcode: NuPAC
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  Zoom

 

Wednesday January 25, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday January 27, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  Observations of the seismic wavefield as a window into the dynamics of the deep Earth
 Presenter:  Maureen Long, Yale
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / web.microsoftstream.com/ channel/ c80102d8-dbf8-45c5-adce-4fea2677ac92
 Host:  Mousumi Roy
 Location:  Via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Tuesday January 31, 2023
2:00 pm  Title:  Experimental Limits on Cosmic-Ray Boosted Dark Matter
 Presenter:  Prof. Rouzbeh Allahverdi (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday February 1, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday February 3, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  The next generation Very Large Array (ngVLA) - Science and Telescope Design
 Presenter:  Bryan Butler (NRAO)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Gregory Taylor
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday February 7, 2023
2:00 pm  Title:  Discovering Unanticipated New Physics with Machine Learning
 Presenter:  Dr. Ben Nachman of LBNL
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Sally Seidel
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday February 8, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Thursday February 9, 2023
2:00 pm  Title:  SETI and the COSMIC VLA
 Presenter:  Chenoa Tremblay and Savin Shynu Varghese from the SETI Institute
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Ylva Pihlstrom
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday February 15, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Saturday February 18, 2023
6:30 pm  Title:  Roving with Perseverance: A New Mexico Field Geologist Goes to Mars
 Presenter:  Larry S. Crumpler, Ph.D.

New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Research Curator of Volcanology and Space Sciences
 Web Site:    http:/ / events.constantcontact.com/ register/ event?llr=tl5km7uab&oeidk=a07ejmgpw4jabce83b3
 Location:  New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

 

Tuesday February 21, 2023
2:00 pm  Title:  Neutrinos from Charm: a Forward Physics Facility at the LHC and Atmospheric Neutrinos
 Presenter:  Mary Hall Reno (University of Iowa)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  Sally Seidel
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday February 22, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday February 24, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  The NASA Psyche Mission: An Electric Journey to a Metal World
 Presenter:  Dr Elkins-Tanton, Arizona State University

Lindy Elkins-Tanton, recipient of the 2020 Arthur L. Day Prize and Lectureship, is the lead of the NASA Psyche mission; Arizona State University Vice President of the Interplanetary Initiative; and co-founder of Beagle Learning, a tech company training and measuring collaborative problem-solving and critical thinking. Her research concerns terrestrial planetary evolution.

Elkins-Tanton received her academic degrees from MIT.

She worked at Brown University, MIT, and the Carnegie Institution for Science before moving to Arizona State University.

Asteroid (8252) Elkins-Tanton is named for her.

She is a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, and in 2022 William Morrow published her memoir, A Portrait of the Scientist as a Young Woman.
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday March 1, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday March 3, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  TBD
 Presenter:  Frederick Simons, Princeton
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday March 8, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Wednesday March 22, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday March 24, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  TBD
 Presenter:  Prof. Wendy Freedman, University of Chicago
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Francis-Yan Cyr-Racine
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday March 29, 2023
7:00 am  Title:  Spring Demo Show
 Presenter:  Students for Physics Society and Faculty and Staff of the UNM Physics and Astronomy Department
 Host:  David Dunlap
 Location:  Room 103, Regener Hall
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday March 31, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  TBD
 Presenter:  Allan Rubin, Princeton
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Mousumi Roy
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday April 5, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday April 7, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  TBD
 Presenter:  Bertrand Echenard (Caltech)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday April 12, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday April 14, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  Non-destructive 3D pathology with open-top light-sheet (OTLS) microscopy
 Presenter:  Jonathan Liu, University of Washington
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday April 19, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday April 21, 2023
3:30 pm  Title:  IceCube and the birth of high-energy neutrino astrophysics
 Presenter:  Ignacio Taboada, Georgia Institute of Technology
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  John Matthews
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Wednesday April 26, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Wednesday May 3, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Presenter:  TBD
 Series:  Advanced Biophotonics Seminar
 Web Site:    https:/ / chakra.unm.edu/ courses/ 2023-spring-advanced-biophotonics-seminar.html
 Host:  Tonmoy Chakraborty
 Location:  PAIS-2210, PAIS

 

Friday May 5, 2023
3:00 pm  Title:  TBD
 Presenter:  Paul J. Steinhardt,
Albert Einstein Professor in Science
Professor of Physics
Director, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Kevin Cahill
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Friday May 12, 2023
12:00 pm  Title:  Center for Teaching Award Ceremony
 Presenter:  Aeron Haynie
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

Disability Notice If you need an auxiliary aid or service to attend any Department of Physics and Astronomy event, please contact the department (phone: 505 277-2616; email: physics@unm.edu) as far in advance as possible to ensure you are accommodated.