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Calender of Events

All lectures are held in Spanagel 117 on Fridays at 1100 unless otherwise marked


NEXT COLLOQUIUM:

June 8, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

From Laser Nanomanufacturing to Ferroplasmonics

Dr. Ramki Kalyanaraman

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Calendar of Events

 

Schedule: Spring Quarter

 

Friday Apr 13, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Fast-Light and Superluminal Lasers for Precision Metrology, Gravitational Wave Detection and Tests of General Relativity

Prof. Selim Shahriar

Northwestern University

 

Friday Apr 20, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Measuring inertial forces with ultracold neutral atoms

Dr. Grant Biedermann

Sandia National Laboratory

 

Friday Apr 27, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Tribology in Microsystems

Dr. Michael Dugger

Sandia National Laboratory

 

Friday May 04, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Radiography for Nuclear Weapons Stewardship

Dr. Mark Crawford

Los Alamos National Laboratory

 

Friday May 11, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

CANCELLED-WILL BE RESCHEDULED DATE TBD

Have we forgotten how to do what has never been done?    

Dr. Peter Bythrow

Defense Intelligence Agency

 

Thursday May 17, 2018 1000 (Special day/time/location) (Abstract and Bio available here)

Location GL-B18 (STBL).

Briefing at the secret level. Please contact Prof. Craig Smith for further information and access.

The Invention of the Modern, Miniature Nuclear Weapon

Dr. Bruce Goodwin

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

                    

Friday May 18, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

The Invention of the Modern, Miniature Nuclear Weapon

Dr. Bruce Goodwin

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

 

Friday May 25, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Solid, fluid, and porous particles settling in a stratified ambient fluid

Dr. Francois Blanchette

University of California-Merced

 

June 8, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

From Laser Nanomanufacturing to Ferroplasmonics

Dr. Ramki Kalyanaraman

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 

Schedule: Winter Quarter

 

Friday Jan 05, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Atomic and Diamond Magnetometry in the Lab, in the field and in the Sky

Prof. Dmitry Budker

Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz / University of California, Berkeley

 

Friday Jan 12, 2018

No colloquium

 

Friday Jan 19, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Toward a "Thermodynamics" of Collective Behavior

Dr. Nicholas Ouellette

Stanford University

 

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Optofluidic integration of hollow-core waveguides for chip-based biomolecule analysis

Dr. Holger Schmidt

University of California, Santa Cruz

 

Friday, Feb 02, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Passive suppression of radiation of broadband sound by underwater sources

Dr. Oleg A. Godin and LCDR Alexander B. Baynes

Physics Department, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey

                 

Tuesday, Feb 06, 2018 at 1500 (Special day/time) (Abstract and Bio available here)

Quantum sensors with matter waves

Dr. Philippe Luc Bouyer

Institut d'Optique in Bordeaux, France 

 

Friday, Feb 09, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Mechanics of dense biological tissues and how they can inspire the design of photonics materials

Dr. Dapeng Bi

Northeastern University, Boston, MA

 

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 (Special Time/Place: 0900) (Abstract and Bio available here)

Glasgow 102

Overview of research opportunities sponsored by NAVSEA (Briefing at the secret level)   

CAPT Michael Ziv

NAVSEA HQ, Advanced Projects, PEO-IWS and NAVSEA 05 

 

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Quantum Optical Interferometry and Sensing

Dr. Christopher Gerry

Lehman College, The City University of New York

 

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 at 1500 (Special day/time) (Abstract and Bio available here)

WHISPERING GALLERY WAVES NEAR CURVILINEAR ISOBATHS IN SHALLOW WATER SOUND PROPAGATION

 Dr. Boris Katsnelson

Dept. of Marine Geosciences, University of Haifa, Israel 

 

Date:                  

Friday Feb 23, 2018

No colloquium

 

Friday Mar 02, 2018

No colloquium

 

Friday Mar 09, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Charge and Spin Effects on NMR Spectroscopy of Semiconductors: Gallium Nitride

Dr. James Yesinowski

Naval Research Laboratory

 

Friday Mar 16, 2018 (Abstract and Bio available here)

Memory in Cyclically Driven Disordered Systems

Dr. Nathan Keim

California Polytechnic State University

 

End of the Winter Quarter

(last updated Feb 23, 2018)

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