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Events for the Spring 2024 semester

Tuesday January 23, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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P5: Highlights of the scientific priorities in high-energy physics this coming decade
 Presenter:  Francis-Yan Cyr-Racine (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday January 25, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Finessing cold planets from TESS: Microlensing and Transiting methods
 Presenter:  Mallory Harris (UNM)
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Variational Quantum Semi-definite Programming
 Presenter:  Mark M. Wilde received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. He is an Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University. He is an IEEE Fellow, he is a recipient of the National Science Foundation Career Development Award, he is a co-recipient of the 2018 AHP-Birkhauser Prize, awarded to “the most remarkable contribution” published in the journal Annales Henri Poincare, and he is an Outstanding Referee of the American Physical Society. His current research interests are in quantum Shannon theory, quantum computation, quantum optical communication, quantum computational complexity theory, and quantum error correction.

Picture available at https://markwilde.com/

 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS
7:00 pm  Title: 
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Opening the infrared treasure chest with JWST (or James Webb Space Telescope)
 Presenter:  Dr. John C. Mather is a Senior Astrophysicist in the Observational Cosmology Laboratory at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. His research centers on infrared astronomy and cosmology.

As Senior Project Scientist (95-present) for the James Webb Space Telescope, he leads the science team, and represents scientific interests within the project management. He has served on advisory and working groups for the National Academy of Sciences, NASA, and the NSF (for the ALMA, the Atacama Large Millimeter Array, and for the CARA, the Center for Astrophysical Research in the Antarctic).

He has received many awards including the Nobel Prize in Physics, 2006, for his precise measurements of the cosmic microwave background radiation using the COBE satellite.
 Series:  Special Talk
 Web Site:    https:/ / youtu.be/ _NDIsPT-YyQ
 Host:  Richard Rand
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday January 26, 2024
9:00 am  Title: 
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Challenging the Cold and Collisionless Nature of Dark Matter with the Milky Way Satellites
 Presenter:  Soumyodipta Karmakar
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Seeing farther out in space and back in time with the James Webb Space Telescope
 Presenter:  Dr. John Mather (NASA GSFC)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ 2jcb8
 Host:  Richard Rand
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday January 30, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Gravitational Waves from First-order Phase Transitions
 Presenter:  Xiaoxuan Li (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday February 1, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Post-Merger Galaxies and (Still) Enigmatic Supermassive Black Hole Binaries
 Presenter:  Greg Walsh
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Friday February 2, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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A Challenge to the Standard Cosmological Model
 Presenter:  Prof. Subir Sarkar (University of Oxford)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ rth4a
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Zoom

 

Friday February 9, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Evolution of Circumstellar Disks and Planet Formation
 Presenter:  Dr. Wladimir Lyra (NMSU)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ ra29e
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday February 13, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Study of the rare decays B0(S) →μ-μ+ with ATLAS and development of detectors for future particle physics experiments
 Presenter:  Joey Sorenson
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday February 15, 2024
11:00 am  Title: 
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IR implications of quantum gravity
 Presenter:  Alek Bedroya (Harvard)
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
6:00 pm  Title: 
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Gravitational Waves: The Discovery that Won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics
 Presenter:  Lynn Cominsky is a Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Sonoma State University (SSU), where she has been on the faculty for over 35 years. She is an author on over 225 research papers in refereed journals, and is the founder and director of SSU’s EdEon STEM Learning (formerly known as the Education and Public Outreach Group), which develops educational materials for NASA, NSF and the US Department of Education. In 1993, Prof. Cominsky was named SSU’s Outstanding Professor, and the California Professor of the Year by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education. She is a Fellow of the American Physical Society, and a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Current projects include NASA’s Neurodiversity Network (N3), which aims to develop resources and internships for teens on the autism spectrum and the development of an integrated ninth[1]grade CSTEM curriculum, branded as Learning by Making (LbyM), that has been funded by US Department of Education for the past decade.
 Series:  Sigma Xi Public Talk
 Host:  David Dunlap
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday February 16, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Dark Matter, Cosmic Background Radiation, and the Birth of the First Stars
 Presenter:  Prof. Tracy Slatyer (MIT)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ 57ibk
 Host:  Francis-Yan Cyr-Racine
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday February 20, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Vacuum Energy & Condensate Stars in the Effective Theory of Low Energy Gravity
 Presenter:  Emil Mottola (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday February 22, 2024
11:00 am  Title: 
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Broad-tunable microwave-to-optical conversion in a room-temperature atomic vapor
 Presenter:  Benjamin Smith from Lindsay LeBlanc’s group at the University of Alberta.

Benjamin is a PhD candidate working on experimental atomic physics and coherent microwave-to-optical conversion based on atomic vapors and microwave cavities for quantum networking.
 Series:  Special Talk
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Construction and Commissioning of an LWA-Swarm Prototype: LWA – North Arm
 Presenter:  Craig Taylor
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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“Quantum Biology”: how nature harnesses quantum processes to function optimally, and how might we control such quantum processes to therapeutic and tech advantage
 Presenter:  Clarice Aiello:



Dr. Clarice D. Aiello is a quantum engineer interested in how quantum physics informs biology at the nanoscale. She is an expert on nanosensors harnessing room-temperature quantum effects in noisy environments. Clarice received her B.S. in Physics from the Ecole Polytechnique; her M.Phil. in Physics from the University of Cambridge, Trinity College; and her Ph.D. from MIT in Electrical Engineering. She also held postdoctoral appointments in Bioengineering at Stanford, and in Chemistry at Berkeley. Two months before the pandemic, she joined UCLA, where she led the Quantum Biology Tech (QuBiT) Lab. Since Nov 2023, she is the CEO of a startup unsurprisingly named Quantum Biology Tech (QuBiT) Lab, and is writing the first-ever textbook about Quantum Biology.
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / cquic.unm.edu/ events/ cquic-seminar/ index.html
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday February 23, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Observations of Compact Objects with the Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE), and Upcoming and Proposed Balloon-Borne Astroparticle Experiments
 Presenter:  Prof. Henric Krawczynski (Washington Univ)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ vt35x
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday February 27, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Search for Baryon Number Violation in 130Te with CUORE
 Presenter:  Vivek Sharma (Virginia Tech) 
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday February 29, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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A New View of Molecular Gas within High-redshift Cluster Galaxies
 Presenter:  Allison Noble
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Tuesday March 5, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Dissecting the Guts of the Proton
 Presenter:  Matthew D. Sievert (NMSU)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday March 7, 2024
8:30 am  Title: 
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The Optical Science and Engineering, (OSE) Program Celebrates 40th Anniversary
 Presenter:  Various, including Richard Rand, UNM Physics and Astronomy Dept Chair
 Series:  Special Talk
 Web Site:    https:/ / optics.unm.edu/ news-events/ 2024-3-7-40-th-anniversary.html
 Location:  Room 101, Center for High Tech Materials
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Discoveries in Nuclear Physics
 Presenter:  Filomena Nunes
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Algorithms, Complexity, and Quantum Many-Body Physics
 Presenter:  Cunlu Zhou
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday March 8, 2024
1:30 pm  Title: 
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The Optical Science and Engineering, (OSE) Program Celebrates 40th Anniversary Day 2
 Presenter:  Various, including Richard Rand, UNM Physics and Astronomy Dept Chair
 Series:  Special Talk
 Web Site:    https:/ / optics.unm.edu/ news-events/ 2024-3-7-40-th-anniversary.html
 Location:  Room 101, Center for High Tech Materials
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Optical Frequency Combs and Quantum Metrology
 Presenter:  Dr. Scott Diddams (UC Boulder)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ 5ti8u
 Host:  Jean-Claude Diels
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday March 19, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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New Physics at Neutrino Facilities: a Plethora of Possibilities
 Presenter:  Kevin Kelly (Texas A&M)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday March 20, 2024
4:00 pm  Title: 
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Quantum Computation Using Large Spin Qudits
 Presenter:  Sivaprasad Omanakuttan
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Web Site:    bishop68@unm.edu
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS
7:00 pm  Title: 
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Spring Demo Show
 Presenter:  Students for Physics Society and Faculty and Staff of the UNM Physics and Astronomy Department
 Series:  Outreach
 Host:  David Dunlap
 File/Video Recording:  https://physics.unm.edu/pandaweb/events/flyers/Spring_2024_Demo_Show.pdf
 Location:  Room 103, Regener Hall

 

Thursday March 21, 2024
5:30 pm  Title: 
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Groundwater and Surface Water of the Grand Canyon Ecoregion, Northern Arizona
 Presenter:  Alex Wood, P. G. As a hydrogeologist and professional geologist (Arizona), Alex Wood combines his extensive knowledge of western US geological provinces with geochemical and hydrological analysis techniques to evaluate a variety of water resource issues. Alex has a B.S. and M.S. in Geology from Northern Arizona University. Through his time as a researcher and environmental consultant, he has gained experience and expertise in watershed restoration, wetland & stream rehabilitation & restoration, post-fire hydrology, regional groundwater studies, evapotranspiration (ET) modeling, and more. Currently, Alex serves as the Principal Hydrogeologist at Natural Channel Design Engineering in Flagstaff, AZ.
 Series:  Sigma Xi Public Talk
 Host:  David Dunlap
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Friday March 22, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Quantum Mechanics to Spacetime
 Presenter:  Dr. Sean Carroll (Johns Hopkins Univ)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ xd6qm
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS 1100 and via Zoom. Please take the Satisfaction Survey

 

Tuesday March 26, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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The “once-in-a-lifetime encounter” approach: Neutrino oscillations beyond the mean-field paradigm
 Presenter:  Anson Kost (UNM)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday March 27, 2024
4:00 pm  Title: 
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Entanglement with neutral atoms in the simulation of nonequilibrium dynamics of one-dimensional spin models
 Presenter:  Anupam Mitra
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Thursday March 28, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Compact Symmetric Objects: Our Key to Understanding the Birth of Radio Jets
 Presenter:  Evan Sheldahl
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Many-body entanglement dynamics under adaptive quantum evolution
 Presenter:  Aashish Clerk
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday March 29, 2024
11:30 am  Title: 
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A New Effective Gravitational Lensing Approach to Constrain Dark Matter
 Presenter:  Birendra Dhanasingham
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Monday April 1, 2024
1:00 pm  Title: 
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A Precise Measurement of the Lifetime of B-mesons, Measurement of CP-violation Parameters of Bs-mesons, the ATLAS Experiment at the LHC, and Development of Silicon Detectors for Future Particle Physics Experiments
 Presenter:  Easwar Narayanan
 Series:  Thesis and Dissertation Defenses
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Tuesday April 2, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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A Search for New Physics in Decays of B Mesons to Muon Pairs, Development of New Particle Timing Technology, and Characterization of Radiation Damage in Silicon Detectors at the Large Hadron Collider
 Presenter:  Hijas Farook (UNM) 
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Wednesday April 3, 2024
1:30 pm  Title: 
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Cosmic Explorer: a next-generation gravitational-wave observatory
 Presenter:  Dr. Joshua Smith (Cal State Fullerton) and Dr. Kathryne Daniel (U Arizona)
 Series:  Special Talk
 Host:  Richard Rand
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Thursday April 4, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Utilizing motional states of tweezer arrays
 Presenter:  Prof. Manuel Endres
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / cquic.unm.edu/ events/ cquic-seminar/ index.html
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday April 5, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Quantum Science with Tweezer Arrays
 Presenter:  Dr. Manuel Endres (Caltech)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday April 9, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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A Ratio-Preserving Approach to Cosmological Concordance
 Presenter:  Kylar Greene (UNM & Fermilab)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Location:  Zoom

 

Thursday April 11, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Statistical Analyses of Meteor Persistent Trains
 Presenter:  Logan Cordonnier
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Benchmarking trapped-ion QCCD quantum computers
 Presenter:  Charlie Baldwin
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday April 12, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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The quantum limits of precision magnetic resonance for fundamental science
 Presenter:  Dr. Alex Sushkov (Boston University)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ qls6e
 Host:  Victor Acosta
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Saturday April 13, 2024
8:00 am  Title: 
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Physics Day 2024
 Presenter:  Faculty Host: David Dunlap
 Web Site:    http:/ / physics.unm.edu/ day2024/
 Host:  David Dunlap
 Location:  Multiple rooms, PAIS

 

Tuesday April 16, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Recent progress toward a definitive neutrino-less double beta decay search with a xenon gas time projection chamber—the NEXT experimental program
 Presenter:  Prof. David Nygren (UT Arlington)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday April 18, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Understanding weather trends for planning CMB surveys
 Presenter:  Katie Dalton
 Series:  Center for Astrophysics Research and Technologies Seminar Series
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS
5:30 pm  Title: 
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Obesity, Energetics, and Lifespan: Exploring the Many Curious Connections
 Presenter:  David Allison Ph.D., is Dean, Distinguished Professor, and Provost Professor at Indiana University–Bloomington School of Public Health. Continuously NIH-funded as a PI for over 25 years, he has authored more than 600 scientific publications. Awards include the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (2006); the Friends of Albert (Mickey) Stunkard Lifetime Achievement Award (The Obesity Society, 2021); Elected to the National Academy of Medicine in 2012, he also serves as co-chair of the National Academy of Sciences’ Strategic Council on Research Excellence, Integrity and Trust. Dr. Allison is a staunch advocate for rigor in research methods and the uncompromisingly truthful communication of research findings.
 Series:  Sigma Xi Public Talk
 Host:  David Dunlap
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday April 19, 2024
1:15 pm  Title: 
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Optimal measurements for imaging and phase sensing - Candidacy Exam
 Presenter:  Sujeet Pani
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Quantum Technologies for New-physics Searches in the Laboratory and in Space
 Presenter:  Prof. Marianna Safronova (Univ of Delaware)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Tuesday April 23, 2024
2:00 pm  Title: 
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Cosmological Probes of Dark Matter Interactions
 Presenter:  Prof. Kimberly K Boddy (UT Austin)
 Series:  Nuclear, Particle, Astroparticle and Cosmology (NUPAC) Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 94141126387
 Host:  David Camarena
 Location:  PAIS-3205, PAIS

 

Thursday April 25, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Jun Takahashi
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Web Site:    https:/ / cquic.unm.edu/ events/ cquic-seminar/ index.html
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday April 26, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Black Hole Enigma
 Presenter:  Dr. Malcolm J. Perry (Cambridge University)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Emil Mottola
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Thursday May 2, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Mehdi Soleimanifar
 Series:  CQuIC Seminars
 Host:  Francisco Becerra Chavez
 Location:  PAIS-2540, PAIS

 

Friday May 3, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Dr. Dave Kaiser (MIT)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Saturday May 11, 2024
12:00 pm  Title: 
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Department Convocation
 Presenter:  Nicole Lloyd-Ronning, Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
 Host:  Richard Rand
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Monday May 20, 2024
8:00 am  Title: 
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NQI Joint Algorithms Workshop
 Presenter:  This workshop will include the following invited speakers

Jay Gambetta (IBM)
Tom Iadecola (Iowa State, SQMS)
Henry Lamm (Fermilab, SQMS)
Eliot Kapit (Colorado School of Mines, SQMS)
David Weld (UC Santa Barbara, QSC)
Lukasz Cincio (LANL, QSC)
Sasha Boltasseva (LANL, Purdue)
Fred Chong (U Chicago, QNEXT)
Bill Fefferman (U Chicago, QNEXT)
Bryan Clark (UIUC, QNEXT)
Kaitlin Smith (NW, QNEXT)
Sergey Bravyi (IBM, C2QA)
Yanzhu Chen (Virginia Tech, C2QA)
John Preskill (Caltech, QSA)
Peter Love (Tufts, QSA)
Akimasa Miyake (UNM, QSA)
Misha Lukin (Harvard, QSA)

 Series:  Special Talk
 Web Site:    http:/ / cquic.unm.edu/ events/ 2024/ 05/ nqi.html
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

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