Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule Fall 2006

Mondays at 4:10 pm, Room 1400 Biomedical & Physical Sciences Building
Refreshments at
3:45

                             * This seminar will be at the IQS Seminar time

Date
(2006)

Speaker

Title

Host

28 August

 

 

 

4 September

 

LABOR DAY – UNIVERSITY CLOSED 

 

11 September

  Phillip Duxbury
MSU

 Characterization and control of nanoparticle structure and dispersion

 

18 September

 Charlie Doering
Univ. of Michigan

 Heat transport in Rayleigh-Bénard convection at infinite Prandtle number

 Dykman

25 September

 

 NO SEMINAR

 

2 October

  Dongping Zhong
Ohio State University

 Hydration dynamics and protein-water interactions

 Ruan

9 October

  Nicolai Priezjev
MSU

Influence of surface conditions on the slip behavior at liquid/solid interfaces: Comparison between continuum and molecular dynamics simulations

Dykman

16 October

  David H. Boal
Simon Fraser University

Soft matter physics and the evolution of cell design

 

23 October

  Andrei Slavin
Oakland University

 Spin wave dynamics induced by spin-polarized current in magnetic nano-contacts and nano-pillars

 Pratt

30 October

  Matt Walhout
Calvin College

 Exotic molecules and isotope studies in metastable-atom traps

Ghosh

6 November

 

Wonho Jhe

Korea

 

Nonlinear dynamics and critical phenomena in driven cold atoms

Dykman

Joint CMP/IQS Seminar

8 November

(Wednesday)*

Alex Kamenev

University of Minnesota

One-dimensional fermions: going beyong Luttinger model

Dykman

Joint CMP/IQS Seminar

15 November

(Wednesday)

  Laura Greene
University of Illinois

 Andreev reflection spectroscopy of the pure and Cd-doped heavy fermion superconductor CeCoIn5: detecting order parameter symmetry and competing phases

Ghosh

20 November

 

 Lisa Lapidus

MSU

Disorder dynamics:  watching proteins before they fold

 

27 November

 Chong-Yu Ruan
MSU

Dynamics of nanostructures investigated by ultrafast electron nanocrystallography

 

4 December

  Raffi Budakian
University
of Illinois

Single spin detection using magnetic resonance force microscopy

 Birge

Organized by S. D. Mahanti & Ruby Ghosh
Last update: October 25, 2006
For information or special accommodations please email Cathy Cords at cords@pa.msu.edu.