All Physics Events

May 25, 2017
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Philip Ilten, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Probing QCD with Heavy Flavor Jets"
May 24, 2017
10:00am YQI Colloquium - Murphy Yuezhen Niu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Three-wave-mixing Hamiltonian based quantum algorithm, quantum computation and error correcting code"
May 23, 2017
12:00pm Weak Interaction Discussion Group (WIDG) Seminar: François Aubin, University of Minnesota, "Measuring the polarization of the cosmic microwave background to probe inflation"
11:00am YQI Colloquium - Angel Rivas, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, "Topological Quantum Heat Transport and Dissipative Symmetry-Protection"
May 19, 2017
1:00pm Special AMO Seminar: Nick Brewer, University of Wisconsin, "Rabi Flopping on a Magnetic Dipole Transition at Optical Frequencies"
May 18, 2017
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Yi-Zhuang You, Harvard - "Topological Phase Transitions: From Duality Web to Symmetric Mass Generation"
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Martina Gerbino, Stockholm University, "Neutrino Mass from Cosmology"
May 16, 2017
3:00pm Wright Lab Transformed
May 15, 2017
10:00am Dissertation Defense: Evan Pease, Yale University, "Rare-event searches in liquid xenon with the LUX and LUX-ZEPLIN detectors"
May 12, 2017
1:00pm YQI Colloquium - Michal Lipson, Columbia University, "Graphene for next generation silicon photonics"
11:00am Special AMO Seminar: Laure Mercier, Institut NEEL CNRS/UGA, "Multimode nanomechanics in conservative and non-conservative force fields"
May 11, 2017
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Abhay Deshpande, Stonybrook University, "The Science and Status of the Electron Ion Collider: Understanding the Glue That Binds Us All"
May 9, 2017
12:45pm Special Biophysics Colloquium: Leonid A. Mirny, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Physics of genome folding"
12:00pm Weak Interaction Discussion Group (WIDG) Seminar: Emily Grace, Royal Holloway University of London, "Calculations and Measurement of the Rayleigh Scattering Length of the Scintillation Light in Liquid"
May 4, 2017
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Lasha Berezhiani (Princeton) "Superfluid Dark Matter"
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Marco Battaglieri, Instituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Italy, "BDX: light dark matter search in a Beam Dump eXperiment"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Sagar Vijay, MIT - "Fracton Topological Orders"
9:00am Dissertation Defense: Jacob Blumoff, Yale University, "Multiqubit experiments in 3D circuit quantum electrodynamics"
May 3, 2017
1:00pm Dissertation Defense: Stephen Horvat, Yale University, "Measurement of the collision energy dependence of jet-quenching signatures of de-confinement at STAR"
May 2, 2017
3:30pm Particle theory seminar: Kurt Hinterbichler (Case Western) "Massive and Partially Massless Gravity"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Exploring the fossil record of cluster assembly: the intra-cluster light", Mireia Montes Quiles, Yale University
12:00pm Weak Interaction Discussion Group (WIDG) Seminar: David Caratelli, Columbia University, "The MicroBooNE Neutrino Experiment"
April 27, 2017
4:00pm Yale Physics Professional Development Organization (YPPDO) event: Christina Back, General Atomics, "Afternoon Tea with Dr. Christina Back"
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Sofia Quaglioni, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, "Ab initio theory of reactions and exotic nuclei"
April 26, 2017
1:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Sreraman Muralidharan, Yale Physics, "Efficient quantum communication over long distances with repeaters"
April 25, 2017
3:30pm Particle theory seminar: Hong Liu (MIT) "The second law of thermodynamics from unitarity and symmetry"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Formation and growth of supermassive black holes in the early Universe", Kohei Inayoshi - Columbia University
12:00pm A Discussion of Liberal Arts Teaching as a Career Path: Tiku Majumder, Williams College, "A Teaching and Research career at a Liberal Arts College"
April 24, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Ashvin Vishwanath, Harvard, "Topology and Entanglement in Quantum Matter"
April 18, 2017
3:30pm Particle theory seminar: Zuhair Khandker (UIUC) "RG Flow from phi^4 Theory to the 2D Ising Model"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Large Scale Structure Kaleidoscope with galaxy surveys", Mariana Vargas Magana-Instituta de Fisica, UNAM
April 17, 2017
4:00pm Particle theory seminar: Aneesh Manohar (UCSD) "How Bright is the Proton? A Precise Determination of the Photon PDF."
April 14, 2017
1:30pm Physics Fest Symposium - On the Occasion of Charlie Baltay's Birthday
April 13, 2017
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Björn Schenke, Brookhaven National Laboratory, "Revealing proton shape fluctuations"
April 12, 2017
12:00pm Yale Physics Professional Development Organization (YPPDO) event: Kayleigh Bohemier, Yale Center for Science & Social Science Information, "Beyond Academia: How to Make Yourself Really Easy to Find"
April 11, 2017
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Ben Safdi (MIT) "New directions in the search for ultra-heavy and ultra-light dark matter"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Investigating the link between quenching and bulge growth with artificial intelligence", Marc Huertas-Company - Observatoire de Paris
1:30pm Special Biophysics Colloquium: Leonid A. Mirny, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Physics of genome folding"
12:00pm Weak Interaction Discussion Group Seminar: Zepeng Li, Duke University, "Atmospheric Tau Neutrinos in Super-Kamiokande"
April 10, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Andrea Cavalleri, Max Planck Institute, "Nonlinear phononics: dynamical control of solids through the crystal lattice"
April 8, 2017
9:00am Girls Science Investigations: Session 4 - The Geophysical World
April 7, 2017
12:00pm Special Weak Interaction Discussion Group Talk: Thomas Langford, Yale University, "Evolution of the Reactor Antineutrino Flux and Spectrum at Daya Bay"
April 6, 2017
3:30pm Particle theory seminar: Clay Cordova (IAS)
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Thomas Kutter, Louisiana State University, "The ProtoDUNE detector and charged particle beam measurement program at CERN"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Boris A. Malomed, Tel Aviv University, "Suppression of the quantum-mechanical collapse by repulsive interactions in bosonic gases"
April 4, 2017
3:30pm Particle theory seminar: Mikhail Isachenkov (Weizmann)
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Measuring the Largest Structures in the Universe with the Smallest Telescopes in Space", Michael Zemcov - Rochester Institute of Technology, Center for Detectors
1:15pm SPECIAL NPA Seminar - Priyamvada Natarajan, Yale University "Substructure tests of LCDM from cluster lensing in the HST Frontier Fields"
April 3, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Gary Feldman, Harvard, "Neutrinos: What We Have Learned and What we Have Left to Learn"
March 31, 2017
4:30pm Physics Club: Sohrab Ismail-Beigi, Yale University, "Playing with matter at the picoscale"
12:00pm YQI Colloquium - Ivan Deutsch, Center for Quantum Information and Control, "The Power of Being Positive"
March 30, 2017
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Thomas Schaefer, North Carolina State University, "From cold atoms to hot quarks and gluons"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Matthew Foster, Rice University - Universal transport at the edge: Disorder, interactions, and topological protection
March 29, 2017
11:00am YPPDO Workshop: Emma Ideal (Facebook, GRD '16) & Michel Trottier-McDonald (Opendoor), "From Physics to Data Science"
March 28, 2017
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Jiang-Hau Yu (Amherst) "Nature of Higgs Boson: Little Hierarchy, Vacuum Stability and Electroweak Phase Transition"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar:"ALMA Observations of Galaxy Evolution and Arp 220", Nick Scoville, Caltech
12:00pm Weak Interaction Discussion Group Seminar: Mark Pepin, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, "Low-Mass WIMP-Search Results with the CDMS Low Ionization Threshold Experiment"
March 27, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Helen Caines, Yale University, "Exploiting Data from RHIC and the LHC to Study the Quark Gluon Plasma"
March 21, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Signals from Cosmic Dawn", Anastasia Fialkov, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
March 15, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Star Formation Histories of Massive Quiescent Galaxies at z > 1", Helena Domínguez Sánchez - Observatoire de Paris & Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
March 10, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Armita Nour Mohammad, Princeton University, "statistical physics of molecular evolution: from gene regulation to the immune system"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Judith Hoeller, Yale University, "Topological Bloch oscillations"
March 9, 2017
3:30pm The Yale Physics Professional Development Organization (YPPDO) is hosting a town hall discussion
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Georgia Karagiorgi, Columbia University, "Fishing for multiple sterile neutrinos and more at Fermilab’s Short Baseline Neutrino Facility"
March 8, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Sahand Jamal Rahi, The Rockefeller University, "Dynamics: Challenge and Tool for Understanding Living Systems"
March 7, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Star formation regulation (or not) by stellar feedback and its varied implications from galactic nuclei to high-redshift galaxies", Claude-André Faucher-Giguère, Northwestern University
1:00pm Dissertation Defense: Mehmet Dogan, Yale University, "Ab initio studies of ferroelectric thin films"
12:00pm Weak Interaction Discussion Group (WIDG) Seminar: Estella Barbosa de Souza, Yale University, "COSINE-100 Background Simulation"
March 6, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Dmitri Basov, University of Californa, San Diego/Columbia, "Quantum materials: insights from near field nano-optics"
10:00am Dissertation Defense: Peiyuan Mao, Yale University, "Blazar Demographics: Intrinsic Properties of Jet-Dominated Active Galactic Nuclei"
March 2, 2017
1:00pm SEMINAR CANCELED: Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Laura Fabbietti, Technical University of Munich, "Hadrons interaction and consequences for neutron stars"
March 1, 2017
1:00pm Dissertation Defense: Alexandru Bogdan Georgescu, Yale University, "New Methods and Phenomena in The Study of Correlated Complex Oxides"
1:00pm Atomic Physics Seminar: Michael Tarbutt, Imperial College London, "Molecules cooled below the Doppler limit"
10:30am Dissertation Defense: Jukka Vayrynen, Yale University, "Electron transport along the edge of a topological insulator"
February 28, 2017
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Raju Venugopalan (BNL), "The chiral anomaly, Berry’s phase and chiral kinetic theory from world-lines in quantum field theory"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "The nature of compact quenched galaxies: new perspectives from current surveys, and future science with JWST", Christina Williams, University of Arizona
February 27, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: David Huse, Princeton, "Quantum thermalization and many-body Anderson localization"
February 24, 2017
2:00pm Dissertation Defense: Victor Albert, Yale University, "Lindbladians with multiple steady states: theory and applications"
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Maxim Lavrentovich, University of Pennsylvania, "Putting patterns on spheres: Pollen grains and cholestreric liquid crystal shells"
February 22, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Benjamin Machta, Princeton University, "Ion channels, critical points and emergent phenomena in biology""
February 21, 2017
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Chris Murphy (BNL), B-decay Anomalies in a Composite Leptoquark Model
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Using the “COSMOS” to Understand Black Hole and Galaxy Co-evolution", Francesca Civano, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
February 20, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Thorsten Schumm, Vienna University of Technology, "Towards a nuclear clock with Thorium-229"
February 17, 2017
1:00pm Atomic Physics Seminar: Benjamin Brubaker, Yale University, "First results from the HAYSTAC axion search"
February 16, 2017
1:00pm Dissertation Defense: Marco Bonett-Matiz, Yale University, "Statistical and Spectroscopic Properties of Nuclei in the Shell Model Monte Carlo Method"
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Maria Zurita, Brookhaven National Laboratory, "Nuclear PDFs: latest update (and future facilities)"
February 15, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Tamar Friedlander, IST Austria, "Intrinsic limits to gene regulation by global crosstalk"
February 14, 2017
2:30pm YCAA seminar: "Astronomical Transients that defy all classification schemes", Raffaella Margutti - Northwestern University
February 13, 2017
3:30pm Department of Physics and Yale Quantum Institute: Physics Club: Hugues Pothier, CEA-Saclay, France, "Superconductivity in one-atom contacts"
February 11, 2017
9:00am Girls Science Investigations: Session 3 - The Electronics World
February 9, 2017
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Scott Kravitz, Stanford University, "Identification of Single Barium Atoms for the nEXO Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay Experiment"
February 8, 2017
11:00am YPPDO Workshop: Brian Frenette, Yale OCS, "Leveraging Career Services for the Non-Academic Job Search in the Sciences: Myths, Realities, and All Things In-Between"
February 7, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "The Infrared Background, from First Stars to Meteor Showers", Rick Arendt - Goddard Space Flight Center
February 6, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: David S. Hall, Amherst College, "Tying Knots in a Quantum Fluid"
February 3, 2017
10:00am Condensed Matter Seminar: Thomas Veness, Oxford University, "Quantum disentangled liquids"
February 2, 2017
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Yuval Oreg, Weizmann Institute of Science, "Superconducting topological phases: theory and applications"
January 31, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Clusters of Galaxies: Laboratories for Probing the Interplay between Baryons and Dark Matter", Esra Bulbul - MIT
January 30, 2017
1:00pm Dissertation Defense: Saehanseul Oh, Yale University, "Correlations in particle production in proton-lead and lead-lead collisions at the LHC"
January 27, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Karin Rabe, Rutgers, "Age of Exploration: Materials Discovery in the Virtual World"
January 26, 2017
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Naoko Kurahashi Neilson, Drexel University, "Neutrino Astronomy with IceCube at the Earth's South Pole"
January 24, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: Nico Cappelluti, Yale University, "Finding the progenitors of Supermassive Black Holes in the first Gyr of cosmic history"
January 23, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Gregory Moore, Rutgers, "d = 4 N = 2 Field Theory And Physical Mathematics"
10:00am Condensed Matter Seminar: Thomas Iadecola, Boston University, "Wire constructions of topological phases in three (or more) dimensions"
January 17, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: Allison Kirkpatrick, Yale University
January 12, 2017
2:30pm Special YCAA seminar: "The Close AGN Reference Survey: MRK 1018 returns to the shadows after 30 years as a Seyfert 1", Rebecca McElroy - Sydney Institute for Astronomy
December 16, 2016
3:00pm Cosmology Seminar: Teppi Okumura, IPMU, "Theoretical modelling of redshift-space distortions for galaxies toward precision cosmology"
10:00am Dissertation Defense: Toshihiko Shimasaki, Yale University, "Continuous Production of 85Rb133Cs Molecules in the Rovibronic Ground State via Short-Range Photoassociation"
December 15, 2016
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Yizhi You, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, "Spatial symmetry breaking in FQH states and beyond, when geometry meets topology"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Benjamin Brubaker, Yale Physics, "Searching for axion dark matter -- particle physics at the yoctowatt scale"
December 14, 2016
11:45am Weak Interaction Discussion Group Seminar: Victor Genty, Columbia University, "Deep Learning Applied to LArTPC Images"
December 13, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Mario Martone (Cincinnati) "Understanding the landscape of N=2 Super-conformal field theories"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, "Raining on black holes and massive galaxies via chaotic cold accretion", Massimo Gaspari - Princeton University
2:00pm Atomic Physics Seminar: Thomas C. Killian, Rice University, "Studying Collisions and Transport in Strongly Coupled Systems with Ultracold Plasmas"
1:00pm Special Condensed Matter Seminar: Chang-Tse Hsieh, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, "Interacting topological phases and refinements of quantum anomalies"
December 12, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Iain Stewart, MIT, "New Windows into the Strong Interaction and Beyond"
December 8, 2016
2:00pm Particle Theory Seminar: Xiaochuan Lu, UC Davis, "Scale Anomalies in Conformal Field Theory"
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Allison McCarn, University of Michigan, "Searches for New Physics Through Third Generation Particles at the ATLAS Detector"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Zhen Bi, UCSB, "Theory and Experimental Platform for Bosonic Symmetry Protected Topological Phases"
December 6, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Sergei Dubovsky, Perimeter, "Yang-Mills Glueballs as Closed Bosonic Strings"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, "X-ray Luminosity Function and Clustering of AGNs: Implications for AGN Evolution", Takamitsu Miyaji - Instituto de Astronomía sede Ensenada, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
December 5, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Jeff Gore, MIT, "Building microbial communities from the bottom up"
December 1, 2016
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Byungmin Kang, UC Berkeley, "Dynamical Confinement-Deconfinement Transitions in Many-body Localized Topological Phases"
1:00pm Nuclear Particle Astrophysics (NPA) Seminar: Chang Kee Jung, State University of NY (SUNY) at Stony Brook, "Pursuit of CP Violation in the Lepton Sector: Recent T2K Results, Current Landscape and Future"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Aris Alexandradinata, Yale Physics, "Topological insulators"
November 29, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Agnese Bissi, Harvard, "TBA"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, Probing structure and composition of extragalactic jets: the case of Centaurus A - Sarka Wykes, University of Manitoba
2:00pm Atomic Physics Seminar: Thomas C. Killian, Rice University, "From Ultralong-range Molecules to Rydberg Polarons in a Bose Gas"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Xinxin Cai, Penn State University, "Magnetoresistance oscillations and the half-flux quantum state in mesoscopic samples of Sr2RuO4"
11:45am Convening Yale: A Conversation with Priyamvada Natarajan, Professor of Astronomy and Physics on "Mapping the Heavens: The Radical Scientific Ideas That Reveal the Cosmos"
November 28, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Jo Dunkley, Princeton University, "The polarized microwave background: ACTPol and beyond"
November 18, 2016
12:00pm YQI Colloquium - Alexander Gaeta - Columbia University New York - Applications of Four-Wave Mixing for Quantum Information
November 17, 2016
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Shenghan Jiang, Boston College, "Classification and simulation of quantum phases by symmetric tensor networks"
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Matthew Shepherd, Indiana University, "Searching for exotic mesons with the GlueX experiment at Jefferson Lab"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Emine Altuntas, Yale Physics, "Nuclear Spin Dependent Parity Violation in Diatomic Molecules"
November 16, 2016
2:00pm Special AMO Seminar: Julian Martinez, University of Rochester, "Weak-values techniques: when parameter estimation becomes easy"
November 15, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Greg Moore (Rutgers), Three Projects Using Lattices, Modular Forms, K3-Surfaces, And String Theory
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, "From Astronomy to Policy - A Not Entirely Unexpected Journey", Reba Bandyopadhyay - National Science Foundation
November 14, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Slava Rychkov, CERN, "The Conformal Bootstrap Approach to Criticality in 3 and 2+1 dimensions"
1:00pm Special AMO Seminar: Thai M. Hoang, Purdue University, "Spin Control in a Spin-1 Bose-Einstein Condensate and in an Optically Levitated Nanodiamond"
November 12, 2016
9:00am Girls Science Investigations: Session 2 - The World of Sound
November 10, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Benn Tannenbaum, Sandia National Labs & GW University, "What’s Wrong with Washington (and how you can help)"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Ken Shiozaki, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, "Many body topological invariants of fermionic SPT phases with point group symmetry"
November 9, 2016
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Anna Kashkanova, Yale Physics, "Cavity optomechanics with superfluid helium"
November 8, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Dan Roberts, IAS, "TBA"
2:30pm YCAA seminar, Samuel Flender - Argonne National Laboratory - Cosmology and the kinematic Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Edward Daw, The University of Sheffield, "ADMX meets LIGO - Common ground between gravitational wave searches"
November 7, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Pieter van Dokkum, Yale University, "Exploring the low surface brightness sky with the Dragonfly Telephoto Array"
1:00pm Special AMO Seminar: Warwick Bowen, University of Queensland, "Probing the dynamics of two dimensional superfluids with cavity optomechanics"
November 4, 2016
2:00pm Special AMO Seminar: David Blair, University of Western Australia, "The Future of Gravitational Wave Astronomy"
12:00pm YQI Colloquium - Roman Lutchyn - Microsoft Station Q - Topological quantum computation with Majorana zero modes
November 3, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Jiunn-Wei Chen, Taiwan National University, "What can atomic physics contribute to neutrino and light dark matter detections?"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Toshihiko Shimasaki, Yale Physics, "Production of molecules in their ground state via short-range photoassociation"
November 1, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Massimo Porrati, NYU, "TBA"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, Marco Ajello - Clemson University
October 31, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Hitoshi Murayama, University of California at Berkeley/IPMU, "When a Symmetry Breaks"
October 27, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Elke-Caroline Aschenauer, Brookhaven National Lab, "The Spin of the Proton - Why we should care"
October 25, 2016
2:30pm YCAA Seminar,"Physics of gas perturbations in galaxy clusters" - Irina Zhuravleva, Stanford University
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Alexei Chepelianskii, Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, Orsay, "An incompressible state of a photo-excited electron gas"
October 24, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Richard Gaitskell, Brown University, "LUX and LZ - the discovery of Dark Matter and novel approaches to particle detection"
October 20, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Dmitri Kharzeev, Stonybrook and BNL, "Chiral Magnetic Effect: from quark-gluon plasma to chiral materials"
October 18, 2016
10:00am Dissertation Defense: Brendon O'Leary, Yale University, "In search of the electron's electric dipole moment in thorium monoxide: an improved upper limit, systematic error models, and apparatus upgrades"
October 17, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Eva Silverstein, Stanford University, "Horizon Dynamics and String Theory"
October 15, 2016
(All day) Yale Physics Olympics
October 13, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Abhijit Majumder, Wayne State University, "Resolving the Quark Gluon Plasma with higher precision"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Arbel Haim, Weizmann Institute of Science - "Topological Superconductivity with and without time-reversal symmetry"
11:00am YQI Colloquium - Shruti Puri - Université de Sherbrooke - Quantum Ising machines with parametrically modulated nonlinear oscillators
October 11, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Walter Tangarife, Tel Aviv U, "Relaxed Inflation"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, Boris Leistedt
October 10, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Flavio Cavanna, Fermilab/Yale University, "From LArIAT to ProtoDUNE: a new way to look at hadron interactions through the “eyes” of the Liquid Argon Time Projection Chamber"
October 7, 2016 to October 8, 2016
9:00am 3rd Annual Gruber Cosmology Conference
October 6, 2016
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Jonathan Ruhman, MIT, "Odd-parity superconductivity near inversion breaking quantum critical point in one dimension"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Luke Burkhart, Yale Physics, "Magnetic Skinholes and Copper Snares: Eliminating Decoherence from Quasiparticles in Superconducting Qubits"
October 4, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Liam Fitzpatrick, BU, "On Information Loss in AdS3/CFT2"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, "Simulating the Solar System for 10 Billion Years", Hanno Rein
October 3, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Bhuvnesh Jain, University of Pennsylvania, "Lensing measurements of galaxies, voids and the CMB: tests of the standard cosmological model"
September 29, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Prithwish Tribedy, Brookhaven National Laboratory, "Novel collective phenomena in collisions of small systems at the LHC"
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: James Ingoldby, Yale Physics, "Autopsy of the 750 GeV Diphoton Resonance"
September 27, 2016
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, "Gossips from distant extreme gamma-ray emitters", Josefa Becerra Gonzalez
9:00am Dissertation Defense: Corey Adams, Yale University, "First Detection of Low Energy Electron Neutrinos in Liquid Argon Time Projection Chambers"
September 26, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Sarah Demers, Yale University, "Chasing the Fundamental, from High Energy to Low Rates"
September 24, 2016
9:00am Girls Science Investigations: Session 1 - The World of Light
September 22, 2016
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Savannah Thais, Yale Physics, "The LHC: What can the worlds largest machine do after finding the Higgs?"
September 20, 2016
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, David Kipping, "Hunting for Exomoons and Other Cool Worlds"
2:00pm Atomic Physics Seminar: Andreas Schindewolf, University of Innsbruck, "Quantum engineering of a low-entropy gas of RbCs molecules in an optical lattice"
September 19, 2016
3:30pm Physics Club: Shahal Ilani, Weizmann Institute of Science, "Attraction by Repulsion: Pairing Electrons using Electrons"
September 15, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Segev BenZvi, University of Rochester, "Mapping the Sky in TeV Gamma Rays with HAWC"
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Zheng Shi, UBC - "Fermionic approach to junctions of multiple quantum wires"
September 13, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Apratim Kaviraj, Indian Inst of Science, "Conformal Bootstrap in Mellin space"
2:30pm YCAA Seminar, "Observing and understanding the surface mass density -- metallicity relation via the SDSS IV MaNGA survey" Jorge K. Barrera-Ballesteros - Johns Hopkins University
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Zlatko Minev, Yale Applied Physics, "Do quantum jumps exist? An account on quantum jumps and trajectories"
September 12, 2016
3:00pm Physics Club: Kate A. Ratliff, University of Florida/Project Implicit, "Mind Bugs: Understanding the Impact of Implicit Bias"
September 8, 2016
1:00pm NPA (Nuclear Particle Astrophysics) Seminar: Jonathan Engel, UNC, "Double-Beta Decay Matrix Elements in the Next Five Years"
September 6, 2016
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Michael Dine, UC Santa Cruz, "Monodromy in QCD: Insights From Supersymmetric Theories with Soft Breakings"
September 1, 2016
2:30pm YCAA Seminar - "Towards a consisten picture of X-ray AGN clustering", Alexis Finoguenov
August 29, 2016
10:00am Dissertation Defense: Tomomi Sunayama, Yale University, "Using galaxy surveys as a precision tool to measure dark energy"
August 26, 2016
2:00pm Dissertation Defense: Andrei Petrenko, Yale University, "Enhancing the Lifetime of Quantum Information with Cat States in Superconducting Cavities"
9:00am Graduate Orientation
August 23, 2016
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Judith Hoeller, Yale Physics, "Topological invariance in crystalline topological insulators"
June 28, 2016
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Nicholas Frattini, Applied Physics Graduate Student, "Measurement at the Quantum Limit: The Josephson Parametric Converter"
June 14, 2016
12:00pm Graduate Lunch Talk: Paul Fanto, Yale University, "Particle-number projection in the finite-temperature mean-field approximation"