Michigan State University

Department of Physics & Astronomy

CMP Seminar Schedule Spring 2018

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

Speaker Title Host
8 January  
Pertti Hakonen - Aalto Univ., Finland  

Fractional quantum Hall effect and Wigner crystallization in suspended graphene 

15 January  
William Halperin - Northwestern 

 Order Parameter Symmetry in 3He and UPt3

22 January  
No Seminar Scheduled    
29 January Pouyan Ghaemi - The City College of New York Light induced fractional Hall phases in Graphene  Maghrebi
5 February Andrew Cleland - Univ. of Chicago Coupling superconducting qubits and mechanics: A path to quantum communication? Dykman 
12 February Kostyantyn Kechedzhi - URSA at NASA Ames 
A blueprint for demostrating quantum supremacy with superconducting qubits   Dykman
19 February Gerardo Ortiz - Indiana Univ. Topological Superfluidity with replisive fermionic atoms  Ke
26 February Jabez McClelland - NIST Ultrabright ions from ultracold atoms  Ruan 
5 March   No seminar: Spring Break and APS March Meeting
12 March Lukasz Fidkowski - Univ. of Washington - Seattle Topological phases in Floquet driven systems   Duxbury
19 March

Sahar Sharifzadeh - Boston Univ.

First-Principles Studies of Excitonic Effects in Semiconductors   Zhang
26 March No Seminar Scheduled 
2 April  
Ben Hunt - Carnegie Mellon  Univ.
Novel superconductors in two dimensions  Birge
9 April   No Seminar Scheduled
16 April Maxim Olshanii - UMass -Boston Coherent beam-splitting of massive objects using integrals of motion  Maghrebi
23 April John Davis - Univ. of Alberta Towards Microwave to Telecom Wavelength Quantum Information Transfer using Cavity Optomechanics  Pollanen
30 April   John Mitchell - ANL
What's Cooking in Quantum Material?


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Organized by Ruby Ghosh and John McGuire
Last update:2018.05.16 (Wednesday) 16:25:03 EDT .
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Previous semesters' CMP Seminars:

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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   
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Fall 2000    Spring 2000   
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