Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule Spring 2010

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

Speaker Title Host
  11 January First Day of Classes -  No Seminar    - -
  18 January Martin Luther King Day -  No Seminar    - -
  25 January   Tom Kaplan - Michigan State University Frustrated Classical Heisenberg model with Biquadratic Exchange: Exact Ground - state Phase Diagram. Relevance to Manganites    
  1 February Ania Bleszynski-Jayich - Yale University Measurement of persistent currents in normal metal rings using a micromechanical magnetometer   Birge
  8 February Alex Kuzmich - Georgia Institute of Technology Distributed quantum systems / Nuclear laser spectroscopy Moore
  15 February Jonathan Baugh - University of Waterloo Electron spin qubits in InAs nanowire quantum dots Tessmer
  22 February Hanno Weitering - Oak Rige National Laboratory   Cancelled due to weather - Talk is rescheduled for May 3, 2010 -
  1 March OPEN - -
  8 March Spring Break
  15 March APS March Meeting - No Seminar   -
  22 March Paolo Grigolini - University of North Texas From Decision Making to Complexity Matching Dykman/Piermarocchi
  29 March Craig Lent - University of Notre Dame Molecular Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata Tessmer
  5 April Alexander Balatsky - Los Alamos National Laboratory Composite superconductivity Birge
  12 April Luis Orozco - JQI NIST/Maryland Control in cavity QED Moore
  19 April Morten Eskildsen - University of Notre Dame Small-Angle Neutron Scattering Studies of the Vortex Lattice in Type-II Superconductors Birge 
  26 April John Marohn - Cornell University  TBA Zhang
  3 May Hanno Weitering - Oak Rige National Laboratory  Collective Phenomena in the Quantum Regime Zhang

Organized by Norman Birge & Michael Moore
Last update: 14:31:32 EDT, 2010-03-25
For information or special accommodations please email Cathy Cords at
cords -AT- pa dot msu dot edu