Condensed Matter Physics Seminar Schedule -- Fall 1995

MSU P-A CMP Seminars are held in Room 224 of the Physics-Astronomy Building on the Michigan State University campus at 4:10 pm on Mondays of Fall and Spring Semesters. Refreshments are available at 3:50 pm.

Persons listed as "Host" may be contacted to arrange for meetings with non-local speakers (once their travel arrangements and such have been finalized).

11 September 1995
Speaker: Prof. David Tomanek, Michigan State University
Title: Dipolar Systems: From Magnetic Marbles to Magnetic Memory
18 September 1995
Speaker: Prof. John Quinn, University of Tennessee
Title: Composite Fermion Excitations in Fractional Quantum Hall Systems
Host: M. Harrison,
25 September 1995
Speaker: Dr. Bill O'Brien, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Title: Studies of Magnetic Thin Films by X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism
Host: R. Liu,
02 October 1995
Speaker: Prof. Thomas Mason, University of Toronto
Title: Spin Fluctuations in Superconducting La2-xSrxCuO4
Host: S. Billinge,
09 October 1995
Speaker: Dr. George Crabtree, Argonne National Laboratory
Title: Vortex Dynamics in Superconductors
Host: J. Cowen,
16 October 1995
Speaker: Prof. Muhammad Sahimi, University of Southern California
Title: Rigidity Percolation in Random Networks
Host: P. Duxbury,
23 October 1995
Speaker: Prof. Gabriel Kotliar, Serin Physics Lab, Rutgers University
Title: Physics of Transition Metal Oxides and the Large d Approach
Host: S. D. Mahanti,
30 October 1995
Speaker: Prof. Meigan Aronson, University of Michigan
Title: SmB_6: Exotic Metal or Correlation Gap Insulator?
Host: J. Cowen,
06 November 1995
Speaker: Prof. Khandker Quader, Kent State University
Title: On a Small Energy Scale in the High-Tc Cuprates
Host: S. Billinge,
13 November 1995
Speaker: Prof. Tai-Chang Chiang, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Title: Electronic Structures of Metallic Quantum Wells, Multilayers, and Superlattices
E-mail: chiang@uiucmrl.bitnet
Host: R. Liu,
20 November 1995
Speaker: Prof. David Grier, University of Chicago
Title: Interactions and Interfaces: Digital Video Microscopy of Colloidal Dynamics
Host: S. Billinge,
27 November 1995
Speaker: Prof. Gang Xiao, Brown University
Title: Colossal Magnetoresistance in Ferromagnetic and Antiferromagnetic Oxides
Host: R. Liu,
04 December 1995
Speaker: Prof. Alan Goldman, Iowa State University
Title: Quasicrystals: The State of the Art
Host: S. Billinge,
11 December 1995
No Seminar - Finals Week

Special accommodations may be requested by calling the Physics & Astronomy Department at 353-5288 two weeks in advance to ensure sufficient time to make arrangements. Requests received after that time will be met when possible.

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MSU Physics-Astronomy CMP Seminar Schedule page, maintained by George J. Perkins.
Updated 1995.12.01