Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule: Fall 2011

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

Speaker Title Host
 5 September    Labor Day (MSU Closed)
 12 September 

Xianglin Ke - Oak Ridge National Laboratory 

An emergent ground state in the Ti-doped ruthenate Ca3Ru2O7 - A neutron scattering study Duxbury
 19 September 

Hailin Wang - University of Oregon

Optomechanics: Controlling mechanical motion with light Piermarocchi

 26 September


Alan Bristow - West Virginia University

Interaction Fingerprints acquired with Multidimensional Fourier-Transform Spectroscopy Moore
 3 October 

Daniel Stein - New York University

Short-Range Spin Glasses: Where Do We Stand? Dykman
 10 October  Guillermo F. Quinteiro - Universidad de Buenos Aires Interaction of twisted light with semiconductors Piermarocchi 
 17 October 

Khang Hoang - Navy Research Laboratory

Enhancing the Electrical Conductivity in Materials for Li-ion Battery Cathodes Mahanti

 21 October

(Special Seminar)

3:00 p.m. BPS 1400

Kenneth Burch - University of Toronto Scotch Tape Method: Moving Beyond Graphene  
 24 October 

Robert Kaindl - LBNL

Ultrafast Terahertz Spectroscopy of Excitons and Carrier Dynamics in Nanomaterials Lai
 31 October 

Hong Tang - Yale University

Light Force Operated Nanomechanical Systems Dykman
 7 November

Ya-Qiong Xu - Vanderbilt University

Carbon Nanotube Based Biohybrids for Molecular Imaging and Drug Delivery Tomanek

 9 November -

(Special Seminar)

4:00 p.m. BPS 4270 

Vadim Oganesyan - CUNY

Many-body localization Dykman
 14 November  Maxim Khodas - University of Iowa  Magneto-oscillations in intensely irradiated two-dimensional electron gas Levchenko
 21 November  Victor Vakaryuk - Argonne Nat'l Laboratory  Chiral domains in Sr2Ru04: Reality or myth?



22 November

(Special Seminar)

3:00 p.m. BPS 1400

K. Kono Single electrons transport on a liquid He surface: point-contact and quasi-1D channels Dykman
 28 November 

Weida Wu - Rutgers

Collective magnetism at ferroelectric vortex domain walls Zhang
 5 December  Alan Bristow - West Virginia University  Interaction Fingerprints acquired with Multidimensional Fourier-Transform Spectroscopy  Moore 

Organized by Carlo Piermarocchi
Last update: 10:15:58 EDT, 2011-11-04
For information or special accommodations please email Cathy Cords at
cords -AT- pa dot msu dot edu