MSU Condensed Matter Physics Seminar Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule Spring 2016

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

Speaker Title Host
11 January   Giuseppe Luca Celardo
(Catholic University, Brescia, Italy)
Cooperative effects in quantum transport: Cooperative Shielding Carlo Piermarocchi
18 January   No seminar: Martin Luther King Day University Holiday
25 January   -
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1 February   -
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8 February   -
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15 February   Cheng-Chien Chen
(Argonne National Laboratory)
Shining X-ray Light on Strongly Correlated Materials Carlo PIermarocchi

18 February
10:00 am
  Mohammad Maghrebi
(University of Maryland; Joint Quantum Institute)
 How can we understand non-equilibrium many-body states? Carlo Piermarocchi
22 February   Alessandro Principi
(Radboud University)
 Plasmon losses in monolayer graphene Carlo Piermarocchi

25 February
10:00 am
  Benjamin Fregoso
(University of California, Berkeley)
Irradiated topological matter: quantum design leads to solar energy harvesting Carlo Piermarocchi
29 February   Anushya Chandran
(Perimeter Institute, Canada)
 Shaking up statistical physics in interacting quantum systems Carlo Piermarocchi
7 March   No Seminar: Spring Break
14 March   No seminar: APS March Meeting
21 March   Peter Dowben
(University of Nebraska, Lincoln)
 Electrically controlled surface magnetism David Tomanek
28 March   Katharine Hunt
(Michigan State University)
 Adiabatic and nonadiabatic terms in the energy of a perturbed quantum system Mark Dykman
4 April   Morten Eskildsen
(University of Notre Dame)
 Kinematic and structural studies of metastable vortex lattice phases in MgB2 Johannes Pollanen
11 April   Leonid Rokhinson
(Purdue University)
 Formation of time-reversible helical channels in the quantum Hall regime Norman Birge
18 April   Patrick Woodward
(Ohio State University)
 The magnetism of perovskites containing osmium: Developing rules to predict superexchange interactions between 5d and 3d ions Xianglin Ke
25 April   Michel Gingras
(University of Waterloo)
 Has compelling experimental evidence for order-by-disorder at last been found in a frustrated magnetic material? Xianglin Ke
2 May   Brian Odom
(Northwestern University)
 Adding trapped molecules to the quantum tool kit Johannes Pollanen

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Organized by Ruby Ghosh and John McGuire
Last update:2016.01.14 (Thursday) 15:57:44 EST .
For information or special accommodations please email Cathy Cords at
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