LENS/Condensed Matter Physics Seminars

LENS/Condensed Matter Physics Seminars

Fall Semester 2019

In the Fall Semester 2019 seminars will take place on Fridays from 11:15 am - 12:15 pm in Swain West 214, unless otherwise noted. 

Please contact the CEEM at (812) 855-5466 or bl-ceem-offuse@exchange.indiana.edu to obtain information contained in the PDFs below in an accessible format.

DateSpeakerTitleHost
August 26FALL SEMESTER COMMENCES
August 30Organizational Meeting
September 6Open
September 13Fahad Mahmood,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Measuring and manipulating quantum materials with THz light"Babak Seradjeh
September 20Marc Janoschek,
Paul Scherrer Institute
"Ultra-High Resolution Studies of Ferromagnetic Quantum Matter"Roger Pynn
September 27Morten Eskildsen,
Notre Dame University
"Structural Transition Kinetics and Activated Behavior in the Superconducting Vortex Lattice"Steve Kuhn and Roger Pynn
October 4Matt Dietrich,
Argonne National Lab
"Searching for New Physics with Laser-Cooled, Radioactive Atoms"Phil Richerme
October 11Open
October 18-20FALL BREAK
October 25NO SEMINAR
Saturday, October 26,
SW 9:00 am-3:00 pm
IU SCIENCEFEST 
November 1Ribhu Kaul,
University of Kentucky
"Quantum phase diagrams of two dimensional "designer" spin models"Herb Fertig
November 8Martin Suchara,
Argonne National Lab
"Simulation-Driven Design of Photonic Quantum Communication Networks"Gerardo Ortiz
November 15NO SEMINAR SCHCEDULED
November 22
Chen-Lung Hung,
Purdue University
"Quench dynamics and Townes soliton formation in two-dimensional Bose gases" Brian DeSalvo
November 24-December 1THANKSGIVING BREAK
December 6Amanda Coughlin,
IU Physics
Candidacy seminar:
"Engineering of magnetism and transport in nanostructured metal chalcogenides"
Shixiong Zhang
December 13Will Holdhusen,
IU Physics
Candidacy seminar:
"Frustration and Uniquasiparticle Behavior in Strongly Coupled Systems"
Gerardo Ortiz
December 16-20FINALS WEEK