Center for Exploration of Energy and Matter


   a research center of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at IU Bloomington
   

LENS/Condensed Matter Physics Seminars

Spring Semester 2016

All seminars take place on Fridays at 1:30 pm in Swain West 238, unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker Title Host
January 11 SPRING SEMESTER COMMENCES    
January 15
Smitha Vishveshwara,
University of Illinois,
Urbana-Champaign
"Spotting Majorana Fermions amidst Hofstadter betterflies and disordered landscapes" Phil Richerme
January 22
Jorge Jose,
Indiana University
"Personal Reminiscences about Leo Kadanoff, as student, post doc and friend" Gerardo Ortiz
January 29 Kenneth F. Kelton,
Washington University
"Kinetic and Structural Fragility in Metallic Glass-Forming Liquids" Dave Baxter
February 5
Rudro Biswas,
Purdue University
"Uncovering the geometry of quantum Hall states" Herb Fertig
February 12
Tony Lee,
IUPUI
"Unconventional magnetism in dissapative atomic systems" David Baxter
February 19 Tapash Chakraborty,
University of Manitoba
"Search for Majorana fermions in semiconductor nanostructures" Herb Fertig
February 26 Roland Kawakami,
Ohio State University
"Spins in 2D Materials" Shixiong Zhang
March 4 Taylor Hughes,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Interplay between Symmetry and Geometry in Topological Phases" Phil Richerme
March 11 Rebecca Flint,
Iowa State University
"Hidden (hastatic) order in URu2Si2: hybrization with a twist" Babak Seradjeh
March 12-21 SPRING BREAK    
March 25 Open
   
April 1 Jacek Furdyna,
Notre Dame University
"Antiferromagnetic Spintronics:  A New Opportunity for Magnetic Semiconductors" Shixiong Zhang
April 8 Alexander Seidel,
Washington University
"Quantum Hall Hamilitonians as frustration free lattice models" Gerardo Ortiz
April 15 NO SEMINAR - APS MEETING APRIL 16-19    
April 22 Open    
April 29 Open    
May 2-6 FINALS WEEK    

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