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Condensed Matter Seminar, Spring 2010

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

Unusual times or locations are noted.

Date Speaker Title Host
January 4Tim Peshek
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
ZnGeAs2: A Novel Semiconductor for Photovoltaics Kathy Kash
January 25G. D. Fuchs
Center for Spintronics and Quantum Computation, University of California Santa Barbara
Gigahertz dynamics of a strongly driven single spin in diamond Xuan Gao
February 1Calvin Chan
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Principles and Applications of Extrinsic (Doped) Organic Semiconductors Harsh Mathur
February 11Thursday 12:30pmJesse Berezovsky
School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University
Imaging coherent electron transport in graphene Walter Lambrecht
February 18Thursday 12:30pmAmy Rowat
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Department of Physics, Harvard University
Single cell studies using microfluidic devices Ken Singer
February 25Thursday 12:30pmNaomi Ginsberg
University of California Berkeley
Ultrafast physics in photosynthesis: Mapping sub-nanometer energy flow C. Rosenblatt
March 1no seminar, special colloloquium  
March 8Grad. students Lei Qiu, Dong Liang, Tawinan Cheiwchanchamnangij, Adisak Boonchun, Zhen Yao
Department of Physics, CWRU
APS March Meeting preview Walter Lambrecht
March 15no seminar: APS March Meeting  
March 22No seminar.  
March 29Viktoria Savatorova
Texas A&M University
Periodic networks in heterogeneous materials: theory and multiscale homogenization for soling heat transfer and deformation problems Elshad Allakhyarov
April 5Rolfe G. Petschek
Dept. of Physics, CWRU
Hard tetrahedra and Quasi-Crystals W. Lambrecht
April 13Tuesday 2pmTim Atherton
Dept. of Physics, CWRU
Through A Glass, Darkly: Obtaining Quantitative Information from Microscope Images of Liquid Crystals Bob Brown
April 15Thursday 1pmCheng Guan Koay
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Diffusion Tensor Imaging: A Guided Tour Bob Brown
April 19Rafal Oszwaldowski
State University of New York at Buffalo
Controlling Spin and Magnetism in Quantum Dots Walter Lambrecht
April 26Lincoln J. Lauhon
Northwestern University
Atom Mapping and Correlated Functional Imaging of Nanowires Xuan Gao
Monday, May 10 12:30 p.m.
Miller Room
David Hanneke
Michelson Postdoctoral Lecture 1: Entangled Mechanical Oscillators and a Programmable Quantum Computer: Adventures in Coupling Two-Level Systems to Quantum Harmonic Oscillators Harsh Mathur
Tuesday, May 1111:30 a.m.
Miller Room
David Hanneke
Michelson Postdoctoral Lecture 2:Optical Atomic Clocks Harsh Mathur