Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule Spring 2009

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

Speaker Title Host
  12 January Wolfgang Bauer - MSU   Non-equilibrium thermodynamics of non-trival universality classes in nuclear physics  
  19 January   OPEN   
  26 January John McGuire - Los Alamos National Laboratory   Multiexciton Generation, Dynamics, and Engineering in Semiconductor Nanocrystal Quantum Dots    Duxbury
  2 February Shaffique Adam - University of Maryland    A self-consistent theory for graphene transport Duxbury 
  9 February Sergei Urazhdin - West Virginia University Current-induced excitations in magnetic bilayers: why does the polarizer behave differently from the free layer?   Duxbury 
  16 February Louis Piper - Boston University Nature's quantum wells: Quantized electron accumulation at semiconductor surfaces   Duxbury 
  23 February Zahirul Islam - Argonne National Laboratory A tale of length-scale "hierarchy" and electronic inhomogeneities in cuprates   Duxbury 
  2 March Meera Parish - Princeton University   Polarized fermi superfluids  Duxbury
  9 March Spring Break
  16 March APS March Meeting
  23 March OPEN  
  30 March Xianglin Ke - The Pennsylvania State University     Geometrically Frustrated Magnets: Dirty and Artificial Spin Ice   Duxbury 
  6 April Charles Kane - University of Pennsylvania   The quantum spin hall effect and topological band theory Dykman
  13 April   OPEN   
  20 April Qian Niu - University of Texas at Austin   Geometric phase effects on electronic properties   Dykman
  27 April   OPEN   
  4 May   OPEN   

Organized by {faculty organizers' names}
Last update: 11:46:45 EDT, 2009-03-26
For information or special accommodations please email Cathy Cords at
cords -AT- pa dot msu dot edu