Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule Spring 2017

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

(There will be 3 Special CMP Seminars in February, Thursdays at 10 am: see list)

Speaker Title Host
9 January

Wonho Jhe

Seoul National University 

Physical properties of low-dimensional liquids Dykman
16 January

  Brett Barwick

Trinity College 

Capturing snapshots of quantum mechanics at work in plasmonic nanostructures with ultrafast electron microscopy Ruan
21 January    
CMP Retreat Lapidus
30 January

Zhanybek Alpichshev


Non-equilibrium dynamics of a frustrated Mott insulator Ruan
2 February
(Thurs. 10am)

John Harter

California Institute of Technology 

New quantum phases of matter in strongly correlated and spin-orbit-coupled metals   Ruan
6 February

  Liang Wu

Univ. of California, Berkeley

Shining light on topological insulators and Weyl semimetals Ruan
13 February

Hassan Mohammed

California Instiute of Technology 

Catching Electrons in the Act: Electron Motion Control and Imaging Ruan
16 February
(Thurs. 10am)

Ziliang Ye

Stanford University 

Valley exciton in 2D semiconductor: from experimental observation to coherent manipulation Ruan
20 February

Tyler Cocker

Univ. of Regensburg 

Sub-cycle terahertz microscopy on the atomic scale Ruan
23 February
(Thurs. 10am)

Yaqing Bie


Infrared Optical Spectroscopy with Atomic Monolayers   Ruan
27 February      
6 March   No seminar: Spring Break
13 March   No seminar: APS March Meeting
20 March

   Mark Eriksson

Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison

Quantum control of spins in silicon   Dykman
27 March

Liuyan Zhao 

Univ. of Michigan

An inversion-symmetry-broken order inside the pseudogap region of a cuprate revealed by optical second harmonic generation Pollanen 
3 April

Michael Fitzsimmons

Oak Ridge National Laboratory 

Routes to synthetic magnetoelectric coupling across interfaces Ke
10 April

Kenjiro Kimura Gomes

Univ. of Notre Dame 

From atoms to quasicrystals: quantum simulations in experimental synthetic systems Zhang
17 April

Axel Hoffmann

Argonne National Laboratory 

New Opportunities for Spintronics: Magnetic Skyrmions Birge
24 April

John Freeland

Argonne National Laboratory 

Exploring the Non-equilibrium Phases of Complex Oxide Heterostructures Ke
1 May

Ding-Shyue (Jerry) Yang

University of Houston

Visualizing Structures and Photoinduced Dynamics of Materials and Interfaces Using Time-Resolved Electron Imaging Techniques  

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Organized by Ruby Ghosh and John McGuire
Last update:2017.05.01 (Monday) 09:10:28 EDT .
For information or special accommodations please email Cathy Cords at
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Previous semesters' CMP Seminars:

Fall 2016    Spring 2016   
Fall 2015    Spring 2015   
Fall 2014    Spring 2014   
Fall 2013    Spring 2013   
Fall 2012    Spring 2012   
Fall 2011    Spring 2011   
Fall 2010    Spring 2010   
Fall 2009    Spring 2009   
Fall 2008    Spring 2008   
Fall 2007    Spring 2007   
Fall 2006    Spring 2006   
Fall 2005    Spring 2005   
Fall 2004    Spring 2004   
Fall 2003    Spring 2003   
Fall 2002    Spring 2002   
Fall 2001    Spring 2001   
Fall 2000    Spring 2000   
Fall 1999    Spring 1999   
Fall 1998    Spring 1998   
Fall 1997    Fall 1995