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Physics Division

Student Lunch Talk Archive

Conference Room R-150, Building 203, Argonne National Laboratory Monthly lunch seminar, third Wednesday of each month (mostly) at 12:00 noon

15 Jul 2015 Birger Back, Argonne Physics Division
Discoveries of Transuranium Elements--A Brief Overview

17 Aug 2015 Note: held on Monday this time
Ben Kay, Argonne Physics Division
Probing Nuclear Structure with Transfer Reactions

16 Sep 2015 Mike Carpenter, Argonne Physics Division
Digital DAQ’s at ATLAS

21 Oct 2015 Melina Avila, Argonne Physics Division
ANCs at Sub-Coulomb Energies to Constrain Key α-Capture Reaction Rates

18 Nov 2015 Peter Mueller, Argonne Physics Division
Weak Interaction Study with Laser Trapped He-6 Atoms

16 Dec 2015 Ian Cloët, Argonne Physics Division
Unlocking the Secrets of QCD with the Dyson-Schwinger Equations

20 Jan 2016 Calem Hoffman, Argonne Physics Division
The Usefulness and Determination of Nuclear Single-Particle States

17 Feb 2016 Ernst Rehm, Argonne Physics Division
Accelerators in Astrophysics

16 Mar 2016 Jack Winkelbauer, Los Alamos National Laboratory and Argonne Physics Division
Studying the Nuclear Symmetry Energy with Heavy Ion Collisions

20 Apr 2016 Sean Kuvin, University of Connecticut and Argonne Physics Division
Measurement of 17F(d,n)18Né at RESOLUT and the study of 17F(p,γ)

18 May 2016 Michael Bishof, Argonne Physics Division
Measuring the shape of radium atoms: searching for physics beyond the Standard Model with ultracold atoms

15 Jun 2016 Daniel Ayangeakaa, Argonne Physics Division
Shape coexistence and the role of axial asymmetry in neutron-rich Ge isotopes

20 Jul 2016 Simone Bottoni, Argonne Physics Division
Nuclear Structure Studies with Direct Reactions between Heavy Ions

17 Aug 2016 Jerry Nolen, Argonne Physics Division
Building a superconducting recoil separator for nuclear physics
and producing medical isotopes for cancer therapy

21 Sep 2016 Kalle Auranen, Argonne Physics Division
Spectroscopy of 197,199,201,203At

20 Oct 2016 Note: held on Thursday this time
Mary Burkey, University of Chicago and Argonne Physics Division
Searching for Tensor Currents in the Weak Interaction Using 8Li Beta Decay

16 Nov 2016 Mohammad Hattawy, Argonne Physics Division
New Generation Nuclear Physics via Measuring Deeply Virtual Compton Scattering Reactions

21 Dec 2016 No student lunch talk this month

18 Jan 2017 Rodney Orford, McGill University and Argonne Physics Division
Trapping at CARIBU and Mass Measurements for Millennials

15 Feb 2017 No student lunch talk this month

22 Mar 2017 Note: held on the fourth Wednesday of the month this time
Alessandro Lovato, Argonne Physics Division
Nuclear Physics on the Riviera: a Quantum Monte Carlo Perspective

12 Apr 2017 Note: held on the second Wednesday of the month this time
Robert Wiringa, Argonne Physics Division
Manhattan and the B-29

17 May 2017 Ben Kay, Argonne Physics Division
Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay and Nuclear Structure

Summer mini series over the next approximately 5 weeks -- usually 12 noon on Wednesday

28 Jun 2017 Note: held on fourth Wednesday of the month this time
Kawtar Hafidi, Director, Physics Division, Argonne
Informal discussion with grad students, co-op students, and postdocs

5 Jul 2017 Zach Conway:Accelerator Physics

12 Jul 2017 Melina Avila:Nuclear Astrophysics
Robert Wiringa:Nuclear Structure Theory

19 Jul 2017 John Greene:Accelerator Target Preparation
Jake Zappala:Atom Trapping

21 Jul 2017 (Friday) Ben Kay: Low Energy Nuclear Physics
Seamus Riordan:Medium Energy Nuclear Physics

16th Exotic Beam Summer School (July 23-29)

31 Jul 2017 (Monday) Adam Freese:QCD Theory 
Student Oral Presentations:
Sophia Vojta, Acceleration Cavity Optimization for ACCIL 
Jacob Heglund, JLEIC Linac Design and Beam Dynamics
Student Poster Presentations:
Joseph Pastore, QCD Evolution Of Generalized Parton Distributions 
Ravyn Dickinson, Multi-Process Synchronization via Shared Memory Allocation for the ATLAS Control System 

16 Aug 2017 No student lunch talk this month

20 Sep 2017 Whitney Armstrong, Argonne Physics Division, MEP
Physics with the Electron Ion Collider

18 Oct 2017 Adam Freese, Argonne Physics Division, Theory
Spatial Tomography of Hadrons

15 Nov 2017 Sereres Johnston, Argonne Physics Division, MEP
Search for Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay in High Pressure Gas Xenon

20 Dec 2017 Cancelled for Holidays

17 Jan 2018 Jake Zappala, Argonne Physics Division, MEP
Investigating underground production of 81Kr and its impacts on radiokrypton dating

21 Feb 2018 Daniel Burdette, University of Notre Dame
Testing the weak interaction through precision beta-decay experiments

27 Mar 2018 Patrick Copp, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Decay Spectroscopy of Neutron-Rich Fission Products using Low-Energy CARIBU Beams

18 Apr 2018 Mohammad Hattawy, Argonne Physics Division, MEP 
3D Partonic Structure of Nucleons and Nuclei

16 May 2018 Frank Cao, Argonne Physics Division, MEP 
Using Kinematic Fitting to Select Exclusive Coherent Deeply Virtual Pion Production off Helium Events

Matt Dietrich, Chair, (630) 252-3057 mail