Research Conference

The Research Conference meets every Friday morning, when classes are in session, from 9:15-10:15 a.m. in room 214 Mudd. Faculty presentations take place during the fall semester and graduate student presentation take place during the spring semester.

Fall 2019 Coordinator: Prof. Kui Ren
 

9/6/19
Latha Venkataraman, Solid State Physics/ Chemistry
"Single-Molecule Insulators based on Quantum Interference"
&
Kyle Mandli
, Atmospheric Science/Applied Mathematics
"Computational Methods for Coastal Flooding"

9/13/19
I. Cevdet Noyan, Materials Science & Engineering
"Accuracy and precision of diffraction-based strain measurements"
&
Michael Mauel, Plasma Physics
What technology advancements are needed for fusion electricity?

9/20/19
Simon Billinge, Materials Science & Engineering
"Soft hard materials"
&
Amir Sagiv, Applied Mathematics
"Randomness, Chaos, and Time in Optics" 

9/27/19
Katayun Barmak
, Materials Science & Engineering
"Grain growth in polycrystals: Experiment, theory and data analytics"
&
Irving P. Herman, Applied Physics
"The Math of Herman’s Leviticus"

10/4/19

Nanfang Yu, Solid State Physics
"Flat optics"
&
Yuan Yang
, Materials Science & Engineering
"Material characterizations and designs for energy storage and management"

10/11/19
No seminar

10/18/19
Marc Spiegelman, Atmospheric Science/Applied Mathematics
&
Adam H. Sobel
, Atmospheric Science/Applied Mathematics

10/25:
Oleg Gang
, Applied Physics / Materials Science / Chemical Engineering
"Programmable Nanoscale Assembly"
&
Michael I. Weinstein, Applied Mathematics

11/1/19
No seminar

11/8/19
Alexander L. Gaeta, Solid State Physics
"Synchronization of Optical Frequency Combs"

11/15/19
Renata M. M. Wentzcovitch, Materials Science & Engineering / Earth & Environmental Sciences

11/29/19
Thanksgiving Break - No Seminar

12/6/19
No seminar


 


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