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Condensed Matter Seminar, Fall 2008

Usual Time and Place » Monday: 12:30pm - 1:30pm / Miller Room, Rockefeller 221

Unusual times or locations are noted.

Date Speaker Title Host
September 8Hiroshi Yokoyama
Nanotechnology Research Institute, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan
Collective molecular motor using chiral liquid crystalline thin films C. Rosenblatt
September 15Kurt Eyink
Wright Patterson AFB
Heterostructured quantum dots: growth and characterization Christopher Ryan
September 24Wednesday, 12:30 pmJames Hone
Columbia University
Electrical, Mechanical, and Electromechanical Studies of Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene Xuan Gao
September 29   
October 6Joseph Abraham
CWRU Medical School
Pedigrees and Partition Functions Rolfe Petschek
October 13
Rockefeller 309
Oliver Dial
MIT
High Resolution Spectroscopy of the Quantum Hall Liquid Xuan Gao
October 201:30 PMKyle Sundqvist
University of California, Berkeley
Charge Transport Phenomena in MilliKelvin Germanium and Detectors of the Cryogenic Dark Matter Search Dan Akerib
October 24Friday 4:15 pmHoBun Chan
University of Florida
Coupling nanomechanical motion to electromagnetic fields through the Casimir effect and surface evanescent waves Xuan Gao
November 3Ian Appelbaum
University of Maryland, Dept of Physics
Spin injection, transport, and control in Silicon Xuan Gao
November 10Chandran Sudakar
Wayne State University
Room temperature ferromagnetism in semiconducting oxides Xuan Gao
November 17Zhaohui Zhong
University of Michigan, Dept of Electrial Engineering
Terahertz Time-Domain Measurement of Ballistic Electron Resonance in a Single-walled Carbon Nanotube Xuan Gao
November 24Dov Hazony
CWRU Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Phonon expansion and dispersion: Condensed matter channels: Material diagnosis. Walter Lambrecht
December 1Jim Gleeson
Kent State University
Bent-core nematic liquid crystals: Opportunities and mysteries Charles Rosenblatt