2019-2020 Condensed Matter Seminar series

Schedule: Tuesday - 4:00 PM unless otherwise noted.  

Location: James Fletcher Building (JFB), Room 334, unless otherwise noted.

Parking: Park at the metered stalls on Presidents Circle, or park in the visitor pay lot located southeast of the James Fletcher Building.

CMS Committee: Sarah Li (chair),  Evan Lafalce, Mikhail Raikh, Hans Malissa
Reimbursements: Rochelle Tarin-Olivas

Fall 2019
 

Month

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

August

20

Vagharsh Mkhitaryan, Ames Lab Dressed States And Multi-Photon Resonances In Strongly Driven Ensemble Of Weakly Coupled Spin-Pairs” Hans Malissa

 

27

Christian Kern, U. of Utah (Math) “On the Hall Effect in Composites” Local
 

28

Yuting Hu, Southern U. of Sci. & Tech. (China) “Entanglement entropy, quasiparticle fluctuations, and thermal entropy in topological phases” Yong-Shi Wu
September 

03

John Lupton, U. of Regensburg “Excitons With Negative-Mass Electrons” Hans Malissa

 

10

Adrian Del Maestro, U. of Vermont “Entanglement Area Law in Superfluid 4He” Andrey Rogachev

 

17

Christian Kurtsiefer, National U. of Singapore “Atom-Photon Interaction in a Strong Focusing Regime” Local

 

24

Uyen Huyhn, U. of Utah Studies of the Exciton Fine Structure in Bulk Metal Halide Perovskite Single Crystals by Photoinduced Transient Quantum Beatings” Local
October

01

No Seminar – RPT    

 

08

Fall Break    

 

15

Volker Blum, Duke University “Materials Physics from Simple to Complex Tunable Semiconductors from a First Principles Computational Approach” Sarah Li 
 

22

Haoliang Liu “Parity Time Symmetry in Magnonics Valy Vardeny
 

29

Ashkan Salamat, UNLV “Pressure-Mediated Band Gap Engineering of Sn – N, O Compounds” Shanti Deemyad
November

05

Ben Hunt, Carnegie Mellon U.    Vikram Deshpande 

 

12

Matt Beard, NREL   Valy Vardeny, Sarah Li

 

19

Leah Weiss, U. Chicago “Probing Triplet Excitons with Spin in Organic Semiconductors” Christoph Boehme
 

 

     
December 03 Lea Santos, Yeshiva University “Time Scales and Manifestations of Chaos in Many-Body Quantum Dynamics”  Mikhail Raikh 

  

Spring 2020

 

Month

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

January 07 Reserved for faculty candidate

 

 

 

14

Reserved for faculty candidate    

 

21 Reserved for faculty candidate    

 

28 

     
         
February

 04

 

 

 

   11      

 

 18    

 

 

 25

 

  

 

 

 

     
March

10

 Spring Break  

 

 

17

     

 

24

 

 

 

 

31

 

 

 
         
April

07

 

 

 

 

14

 

 

 

 

21

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: 10/29/19