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Physics Division Seminar 2020-2021 Season

Archive of the schedule for the 2020-2021 season



21 September 2020

Special Physics Division Seminar held at 10:00 a.m.
Clementine Santamaria, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Nuclear Physics with Time Projection Chambers
Host: Michael Carpenter

28 September 2020

Special Physics Division Seminar held at 10:00 a.m.
Gemma Wilson, Louisiana State University
Multiple Experimental Approaches for Studying Nuclear Structure and Astrophysics
Host: Michael Carpenter

5 October 2020

Special Physics Division Seminar held at 10:00 a.m.
Jaspreet Randhawa, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory
Rise of Active-Targets and their Role in Nuclear Astrophysics
Host: Michael Carpenter

12 October 2020

Eden Figueroa, Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory
Building an entanglement-sharing quantum network in New York
Host: Matthew Dietrich

19 October 2020

Ivan Vitev, Los Alamos National Laboratory
A New Physics Program with Jets and Heavy Flavor at the Electron-Ion Collider
Host: Ian Cloët

26 October 2020

Special Physics Division Seminar held at 10:00 a.m.
Matthew Hall, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Furthering our understanding of Proton-Rich Nucleosynthesis at ATLAS and FRIB
Host: Michael Carpenter

2 November 2020

Special Physics Division Seminar held at 10:00 a.m.
Andrea Richard, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory
Indirect neutron-capture constraints for i-process nucleosynthesis
Host: Michael Carpenter

9 November 2020

Note, seminar held at 11:00 a.m. this week
Gavin Lotay, University of Surrey
Modern Experimental Techniques for Explosive Nuclear Astrophysics
Host: Darek Seweryniak

16 November 2020

Zohreh Davoudi, University of Maryland
Quantum Simulators for Nuclear Physics: Progress, Challenges, and Future
Host: Matthew Dietrich

23 November 2020

Note: held at 11:00 a.m. this week
Dirk Rudolph, Lund University
Nuclear Spectroscopy of Superheavy Nuclei
Host: Darek Seweryniak

30 November 2020

No seminar

7 December 2020

Jose Martinez, Argonne National Laboratory and Illinois Institute of Technology
Alternative Design Studies for the JLab EIC Ion Complex
Host: Darek Seweryniak

14 December 2020

Tibor Kibedi, The Australian National University
The Radiative Width of the Hoyle State from Pair Conversion and Proton-Gamma-Gamma Coincidence Measurements
Host: Darek Seweryniak

21 December 2020

No seminar, winter break

28 December 2020

No seminar, winter break

4 January 2021

No seminar

11 January 2021

Ritu Kanungo, Saint Mary’s University and TRIUMF
Uncovering the Mysteries of Neutron Halos and Skins with Direct Reactions
Host: Darek Seweryniak

18 January 2021

Note: held at 11:00 a.m. this week
Boris AndelKU Leuven
Beta-Delayed Fission: Accessing Low-Energy Fission Properties via a Rare Decay Process
Host: Darek Seweryniak

25 January 2021

Mark Spieker, Florida State University
The Pygmy Dipole Resonance: Its Structure and Significance for Nuclear Astrophysics
Host: Darek Seweryniak

1 February 2021

No seminar

8 February 2021

No seminar

15 February 2021

No seminar

22 February 2021

Colin Kennedy, University of Colorado
Improved constraints on ultralight dark matter with state-of-the-art optical clocks
Host: Matt Dietrich

1 March 2021

Kaitlin Cook, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory
Halo Structure of the Neutron-Dripline Nucleus 19B
Host: Darek Seweryniak

8 March 2021

Michael Febbraro, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Neutron Spectroscopic Measurements of (α,n) Reactions Using the Oak Ridge Deuterated Spectroscopy Array (ODeSA)
Host: Darek Seweryniak

15 March 2021

No seminar

22 March 2021

Xiangdong Ji, University of Maryland
Proton Mass and Quantum Anomalous Energy
Host: Yong Zhao

29 March 2021

Iris Dillmann, University of Victoria
The TRIUMF Storage Ring (TRISR) Project
Host: Darek Seweryniak

5 April 2021

No seminar

12 April 2021

Greg HackmanTRIUMF
Recent Results from Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy at ISAC
Host: Darek Seweryniak

19 April 2021

American Physical Society April Meeting 2021
17-20 April, 2021

26 April 2021

Krzysztof Rykaczewski, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Decay Studies of Neutron-Rich Nuclei
Host: Darek Seweryniak

3 May 2021

David Kawall, University of Massachusetts
An Anomaly in an Anomaly? First Results from the Fermilab Muon g-2 Experiment
Host: Matt Dietrich

10 May 2021

Michael Paolone, New Mexico State University
Measuring the Coulomb Sum in Nuclei at Jefferson Lab
Host: Zein-Eddine

17 May 2021

Nikos Sparveris, Temple University
Exploring the Nucleon Structure via Electron Scattering Experiments at Large-Distance Scales
Host: Zein-Eddine

24 May 2021

Sylvester Joosten, Argonne National Laboratory
J/psi Production Near Threshold and the Hidden-Charm Pentaquarks
Host: Zein-Eddine



Matthew Dietrich (Co-Chair) (630-252-3057)
Darek Seweryniak (Co-Chair) (630-252-1514)
Coordinator: Janet Bergman (630-252-4085)