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Physics Division

Physics Division Colloquium

Schedule for the 2019-2020 season

Physics Division colloquia are held in the Physics Division Auditorium on Fridays at 11:00 a.m. Refreshments are served in the Auditorium lounge.
13 Sep 2019

Or Hen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Neutron star droplets and the quarks within
Host: Paul Reimer

27 Sep 2019

Reika Yokochi, University of Chicago
Radiokrypton unveils dual moisture sources of a deep desert aquifer
Host: Peter Mueller

4 Oct 2019

André de Gouvea, Northwestern University
Unveiling the physics behind neutrino masses
Host: Alessandro Lovato

11 Oct 2019

Robert Wiringa, Argonne Physics Division
Steven C. Pieper: Nuclear Physicist at the Computational Frontier
Host: Alessandro Lovato
Symposium in Honor of Steven C. Pieper

18 Oct 2019

2019 Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics
Crystal City, VA 13-17 October

25 Oct 2019

Director’s Special Colloquium, APS Auditorium
Donna Strickland, University of Waterloo
From Nonlinear Optics to High-Intensity Laser Physics

1 Nov 2019

John E. Carlstrom, University of Chicago
New Physics through Measurements of the Cosmic Microwave Background
Host: Katrin Heitmann

8 Nov 2019

Giuseppe Carleo, Flatiron Institute
Machine learning many-body quantum physics
Host: Alessandro Lovato

15 Nov 2019

Eric Hessels, York University
The proton size determined from a new measurement of the atomic hydrogen n=2 Lamb shift: Resolving the proton radius problem
Host: Peter Mueller

22 Nov 2019

Xiangdong Ji, University of Maryland
Exploring a quantum world of traveling at the speed of light
Host: Zein-Eddine Meziani

28 Nov 2019

No colloquium, Thanksgiving

6 Dec 2019

Art McDonald, Queens University
TBA
Host: Ian Cloët

13 Dec 2019

Physics Division Holiday Party 

20 Dec 2019

Lindy Blackburn, Harvard University
TBA
Host: Melina Avila

27 Dec 2019

No colloquium, winter break

3 Jan 2020

No colloquium, winter break

10 Jan 2020

Gordon Baym, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Electron-Ion Collider: the ultimate electron microscope
Host: Zein-Eddine Meziani

17 Jan 2020

Angela Olinto, University of Chicago
TBA
Host: Paul Reimer

24 Jan 2020
31 Jan 2020

Salman Habib, Argonne Computational Science Division
TBA
Host: Alessandro Lovato

7 Feb 2020

Wendy Freeman, University of Chicago
TBA
Host: Katrin Heitmann

14 Feb 2020
21 Feb 2020
28 Feb 2020
6 Mar 2020

Jonathan Engel, University of North Carolina
TBA
Host: Alessandro Lovato

13 Mar 2020

Yaniv Erlich, Columbia University
TBA
Host: Birger Back

20 Mar 2020
27 Mar 2020
3 Apr 2020

Frank Zimmerman, CERN
The FCC=π x The LHC
Host: Brahim Mustapha

10 Apr 2020

Junhong Chen, University of Chicago
TBA
Host: Peter Mueller

17 Apr 2020

American Physical Society April Meeting 2020
Washington, D.C. 18-21 April

24 Apr 2020

Pierre Haenecour, University of Arizona
TBA

1 May 2020
8 May 2020

David Schmitz, University of Chicago
TBA
Host: Alessandro Lovato

15 May 2020
22 May 2020