February 2017

February 2, 2017
1:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar: Yuval Oreg, Weizmann Institute of Science, "Superconducting topological phases: theory and applications"
February 3, 2017
10:00am Condensed Matter Seminar: Thomas Veness, Oxford University, "Quantum disentangled liquids"
February 6, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: David S. Hall, Amherst College, "Tying Knots in a Quantum Fluid"
February 7, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "The Infrared Background, from First Stars to Meteor Showers", Rick Arendt - Goddard Space Flight Center
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 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 11, 2017
9:00am Girls Science Investigations: Session 3 - The Electronics World
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 14, 2017
2:30pm YCAA seminar: "Astronomical Transients that defy all classification schemes", Raffaella Margutti - Northwestern University
February 15, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Tamar Friedlander, IST Austria, "Intrinsic limits to gene regulation by global crosstalk"
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 17, 2017
1:00pm Atomic Physics Seminar: Benjamin Brubaker, Yale University, "First results from the HAYSTAC axion search"
February 20, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: Thorsten Schumm, Vienna University of Technology, "Towards a nuclear clock with Thorium-229"
February 21, 2017
2:30pm YCAA Seminar: "Using the “COSMOS” to Understand Black Hole and Galaxy Co-evolution", Francesca Civano, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
3:30pm Particle Theory Seminar: Chris Murphy (BNL), B-decay Anomalies in a Composite Leptoquark Model
February 22, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Benjamin Machta, Princeton University, "Ion channels, critical points and emergent phenomena in biology""
February 24, 2017
1:30pm Biophysics Seminar: Maxim Lavrentovich, University of Pennsylvania, "Putting patterns on spheres: Pollen grains and cholestreric liquid crystal shells"
2:00pm Dissertation Defense: Victor Albert, Yale University, "Lindbladians with multiple steady states: theory and applications"
February 27, 2017
3:30pm Physics Club: David Huse, Princeton, "Quantum thermalization and many-body Anderson localization"
February 28, 2017
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
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"