Events Archive

April 3, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Mark Eriksson (U. Wisconsin)
Title: Quantum control of spins in silicon  Abstract: One of the remarkable features of spins in the solid state is the enormous range of time-scales over which coherent manipulation is...
March 31, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
PhD Defense: Mr. Cong Wang
Title: Three Dimensional Coherent Photoemission Spectroscopy Abstract: TBA
March 29, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PQI/ Condensed Matter Seminar: Manuel Houzet (CEA Grenoble)
Title: TBDAbstract: TBD
March 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Konrad Lehnert (U.Colorado)
Title: Electromechanics: A new quantum technology Abstract: Devices that combined electricity with moving parts were crucial to the very earliest electronic communications. Today,...
March 23, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
PQI/ Condensed Matter Seminar: Rajamani Vijay (TIFR)
Title: TBDAbstract: TBD
March 23, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Condensed Matter Physics Seminar: Richard Williams (Wake Forest University)
Title: Using ultrafast laser pulses and computational modeling to understand nonproportionality in spectroscopic gamma-ray detectors. Abstract: Under gamma-ray or charged-particle...
March 20, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Beth Willman (Arizona/LSST)
Title: TBDAbstract: TBD
March 16, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
PhD Defense: Mr. Jun Su
Title:Search for Anomalous Coupling in Wtb Vertex from the  Measurement of Triple Differential Angular Decay Rates of Single Top Quarks Produced in the T-channel at  √s =8 Tev with...
March 13, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Sanjay Rebello (Purdue)
Title: Applying Ideas of Visual Cognition to Problem Solving in Physics Abstract: Problem solving is a major emphasis area of physics education that has been studied extensively over the past...
March 8, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
HEP Seminar:Tina Kahniashvili from CMU
Title:Gravitational waves: a window to the early universe Abstract:Detection of gravitational waves is one of most challenging tasks of modern cosmology and astrophysics.Gravitational waves...
March 8, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
HEP Seminar: Russell Colburn (OSU)
Title: Indirect Detection Constraints on Dark Matter Model SpaceAbstract:Recent Fermi-LAT observations of dwarf spheroidal galaxies in the Milky Way have placed strong limits on the gamma-ray flux...
February 28, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
PQI Event: Rajiv Singh (UC Davis)
Title: Kagome Spin Liquids and nuclear relaxation rates in HerbertsmithitesAbstract:The Kagome Lattice Heisenberg Model is one of the simplest realistic spin models with a quantum spin-liquid ground...
February 28, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
PITT PACC Seminar: Annika Peter (OSU)
Title: All Mergers Great and Small Abstract: Of the many particle properties of dark matter that remain unknown, the self-collisional cross section is one that may be possible to measure using...
February 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Rajiv Singh (UC Davis)
Title:From conjectures to paradigms: the evolving influence of field theory and topology in Condensed Matter. Abstract:The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics to Kosterlitz, Thouless and Haldane honors...
February 13, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Matthew Headrick (Brandeis University)
Title: Quantum entanglement and the geometry of spacetime Abstract: Recent developments in the study of quantum gravity have revealed a surprising and beautiful connection between quantum...

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