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 15 August 2017 C 120 Huijun Ge Jet Medium Interactions via Direct Photon-Hadron Correlation Measurements in Au-Au Collisions at \sqrt s = 200 GeV 10 August 2017 B 131 Adrian Soto Simulating Complex Problems in Condensed Matter Physics: from Liquid Water to Dark Matter -- Electron Interactions 4 August 2017 MT 6125 Hualong Gervais Soft Radiation Theorems at All Loop Order in Quantum Field Theory 2 August 2017 B 131 Nicolas Tarantino Exactly Solvable Models for Topological Phases of Matter 3 July 2017 MT 6125 Xinyu Zhang Exploring the BPS/CFT Correspondence 10 July 2017 C 133 Rasmus Larsen Description of Gauge Theory Phenomena from Topological Objects 14 June 2017 S 141 Arthur Zhao Ionic Dynamics in Molecular Strong Field Ionization 13 June 2017 MT 6125 Harikrishnan Ramani Higgs Collider Phenomenology: Important Backgrounds, Naturalness Probes and the Electroweak Phase 24 May 2017 MT 6125 Yihong Wang Applications of 2D CFT: Entanglement and Soft Theorem 12 May 2017 MT 6125 Naveen Prabhakar Nonperturbative Studies in Supersymmetric Field Theories via String Theory 12 May 2017 MT 6125 Martin Polacek Aspects of T-Dually Extended Superspaces 8 March 2017 C 133 Yachao Qian Spin and QCD Instanton and Stringy Pomeron 26 January 2017 C 133 Aleksas Mazeliauska Fluctuations in Ultra-Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions 30 November 2016 P 119 Fen Guan Effect of Strain on the Mechanical and Transport Properties of Graphene 14 November 2016 Laufer Center 101 Michael Hazoglou Topics in Statistical Physics: Protein Stability, Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics and Bibliometrics 2 November 2016 Laufer Center 101 Elizaveta Guseva Physical Polymerization Mechanisms in the Chemistry-to-Biology Transisiton 28 October 2016 B 131 Daniel Elton Understanding the Dielectric Properties of Liquid Water 15 August 2016 ESS 450 Adam Jacobs The Explosive Possibilities of Little Dwarfs: Low-Mach Number Modeling of Thin Helium Shells on Sub-Chandrasekhar Mass White Dwarfs 9 August 2016 ESS 450 Maximilian Katz White Dwarf Mergers on Adaptive Meshes 8 August 2016 P 119 John Schneeloch Investigations in the Crystal Growth and Neutron Scattering of Supereconductors and Relaxor Ferroelectrics 5 August 2016 MT 6125 Chia-Yi Ju Some Applications of Superspace 4 August 2016 P 119 Sooraj Radhakrishnan Study of Long-Range Azimuthal and Longitudinal Correlations in High Energy Nuclear Collission at the LHC Using the ATLAS Detector 3 August 2016 P 119 Yutong Pang New Designs and Characterization Techniques for Thin-Film Solar Cells 2 August 2016 D 122 Angshuman Zaman Study of Vector Boson Scattering in the Semi-Leptonic Final State 20 July 2016 B 131 Gustavo Monteiro Anaomalous Transport in Chiral Systems 15 July 2016 MT 6125 Michael Spillane Studies of Entanglement Entropy, and Relativistic Fluids for Thermal Field Theories 11 July 2016 P 119 Omer Habib Rahman Funneling Electron Beams from Gallium Arsenide Photo Cathodes 5 July 2016 ESS 450 Mathew Madhavacheril Exploring the Dark Universe with Cosmic Microwave Background and Optical Data 17 June 2016 P 119 Zhedong Zhang Theories and Applications of Topological Insulators 19 May 2016 P 119 Xu-Gang He Theories and Applications of Topological Insulators 12 May 2016, 10 a.m. B 131 Mohammed Yusuf Control of Graphene Through Ferroelectric Switching 9 May 2016, 10.00 a.m. P 119 Ahsan Ashraf Nanoscale Spatial Inhomogeneity in Photovoltaic Devices 6 May 2016, 9.30 a.m. B 133 Benjamin Bein In-Situ X-Ray Diffraction, Atomic Force Microscopy and Photo Catalytic Characterization of Ferro-Electric Perovskite Surfaces 5 May 2016, 11.30 a.m. MT 6-125 Colin West Application of Tensor Network Algorithms in Quantum Many-Body Physics 5 May 2016, 10.00 a.m. MT 6125 Andrea Massari Searching for Dark Matter with the Fermi-LAT and Through New Experimental Ideas 4 May 2016, 10.30 a.m. MT 6-125 Yiming Zhong Searching for Dark Sectors 26 April 2016, 9.30 a.m. P 119 Tianmu Xin Electron Source based on Superconducting RF 13 April 2016, 2 p.m. C 120 Jiayin Sun Measurement of Dielectron Invariant Mass Spectra in Au Au collisions at \sqrt s = 200 GeV with HBD in PHENIX 18 January 2016, 10 a.m. S 141 Peter Sandor Molecular Strong Field Ionization Viewed with Photo-Electron Veolicty Map Imaging 13 December 2015, 11.00 a.m. D 122 Zaman Aungshuman Study of Vector Boson Scattering in the Semi-Leptonic Final State 10 December 2015, 3.30 p.m. B 131 Jian Liu A first-principles study of structural, electronic and optical properties of GaN, ZnO and (GaN)_{1-x}(ZnO)_x 7 December 2015, 10.00 a.m. P 119 Daniel McNally Strong Electronic Correlations in Manganese Pnictide Compounds 4 December 2015, 11.00 a.m. P 119 Cong Chen Non-adiabatic Dynamics of Gene Regulatory Network 22 September 2015, 1.00 p.m. B 131 Piranavan Kumaravadivel Quantum transport in Ballistic Graphene Devices 16 September 2015, 2.00 p.m. ESS 450 Rahul Patel Census of Warm Debris Disks in the Solar Neighborhood from WISE and Hipparcos 19 August 2015, 1.00 p.m. ESS 450 Melissa Louie Evolution of Gas Across Spiral Arms in the Whirlpool Galaxy 13 August 2015, 10.00 a.m. D 121 Angle Campoverde Search For Gravitons Decaying to Vector Bosons In Hadronic Final States in proton-proton Collisions at Collected With the ATLAS Detector 3 August 2015, 11.00 a.m. D 122 Jay Hyun Jo Measurement of the Inclusive Charged Current $\nu-e$ Interaction rate on Water with the T2K Neutrino Detector 30 July 2015, 1.00 p.m. S 141 John Elgin Study of the Velocity Dependence of the Adiabatic Rapid Passage (ARP) Optical Force in Helium 29 July 2015, 10.00 a.m. S 141 Jeremy Reeeves Dynamics of Matter Waves in Optical Lattices 21 July 2015, 1.30 p.m. MT 6125 Ricardo Vaz Resurgence and the Large N Expansion 12 June 2015, 11.00 a.m. MT 6125 Wolfger Peelaers Exact Results in Supersymmetric and Superconformal Quantum Field Theories 11 June 2015, 2.30 p.m. MT 6125 Madalena Duarte de Almeida Lemos Exploring the Space of Superconformal Field Theories 10 June 2015, 11.00 a.m. MT 6125 Yiwen Pan 5d N=1 Supersymmetry and Contact Geometry 5 June 2015, 4.00 p.m. MT 6125 Mao Zeng QCD Factorization and Effective Field Theories at the LHC 4 June 2015, 11.00 a.m. B 131 Andrey Gromov Geometric Aspects of Quantum Hall States 26 May 2015, 3.00 p.m.. B 131 Shawn Pollard Understanding Magnetic Vortex Dynamics ad Ordering in Artificial Spin Ices with Transmission Electron Microscopy 13 May 2015, 11.00 a.m.. MT 6125 Jun Nian Some Studies on Partition Functions in Quantum Field Theory and Statistical Mechanics 8 May 2015, 11.00 a.m.. D 122 Karen Chen Measurement of WWW Production Cross Section in Proton-Proton Collisions at \sqrt s = 8 TeV with the ATLAS Detector and Limits on Anomalous Triple-Gauge-Boson Couplings 30 April 2015, 11.00 a.m.. MT 6125 Tyler Corbett Effective Lagrangians for Higgs Physics 20 April 2015, 2.00 p.m.. MT 6125 You Quan Chong Algebraic Bethe Ansatz and Tensor Networks 3 April 2015, 2.00 p.m.. P 119 Andrey Elizarov Advances in Theory of Coherent Electron Cooling 17 March 2015, 2.00 p.m.. MT 6125 Pin-Ju Tien Investigating Electroweak Physics in Large Hadron Collider 11 December 2014, 9.00 a.m.. B-131 Wei Wu Potential and Flux Field Landscape Theory of Spatially Inhomogeneous Non-Equilibrium Systems 21 November 2014, 1.30 p.m.. MT-6125 Michael Assis Integrability and non-integrability in the Ising model 21 November 2014, 10.00 a.m.. S-141 Christopher Corder Optical Forces on Metastable Helium 23 October 2014, 10.30 a.m.. P-119 Nathan Cook Alternative approaches to rapid acceleration of ion beams -- harmonic ratcheting for fast RF acceleration and laser driven acceleration of gas jet targets 23 September 2014, 8.30 a.m.. B-131 Hyejin Ryu Phase separation and neighboring ground states of superconductivity in K_x Fe_{2-y} Se_2 11 August 2014, 2 p.m. MT 6-125 Hong Zhang QCD factorization for heavy quarkonium production and fragmentation functions 11 August 2014, 10.00 a.m. D-122 David Puldon Measurement of the WW and WZ Production Cross Section in the Semi-Leptonic Final State Using \sqrt s = 7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector 7 August 2014, 4.30 p.m. B-131 Heli Vora Bolometric Effect and Phonon Cooling in Graphene-Superconductor Junctions Postdoc, NIST Boulder 4 August 2014, 9.30 a.m. B-131 Betul Pamuk Nuclear Quantum Effects in Ice Phases and Water From First Principles Calculations 21 July 2014, 11.00 a.m. C-133 Frasher Loshaj Real-Time Dynamics of the Confining String 26 June 2014, 2.00 p.m.. Math 6-125 A. Ozan Erdogan Quantum Field Theory in Coordinate Space 19 June 2014, 11.00 a.m.. D-122 Karen Gilje Neutral Current Single \pi^0 Production Rate Measurement On-Water Using the \pi^0 Detector in the Near Detector of the T2K Experiment 19 May 2014, 11.00 a.m.. C-120 Ciprian Gal Measuring the anti-quark contribution to the proton spin using parity violating W production in polarized proton-proton collisions 14 May 2014, 11.00 a.m.. C-120 Andrew Manion Double Longitudinal Helicity Asymmetries in Pion Production from Proton Collisions, Studies of Relative Luminosity Determination, and the Impact on Determination of the Gluon Spin in the Proton 12 May 2014, 1.00 p.m.. Math 6-125 Dharmesh Jain The Case of Extended Supersymmetry and A Study in Superspace 8 May 2014, 10.00 a.m.. Math 6-125 Sujan Dabholkar Exploring Warped Compactifications of Extra Dimensions 1 May 2014, 2.00 p.m.. P 119 Jaehyung Choi Applications of Physics and Geometry to Finance 30 April 2014, 1.00 p.m.. D 122 Josh Hignight Observation of $\nu_e$ Appearance from an Off_Axis $\nu_\mu$ Beam Utilizing Neutrino Energy Spectrum 30 April 2014, 12.00 p.m.. Math 6-125 Matthew von Hippel Explorations in Planar N=4 super Yang-Mills 22 April 2014, 10.30 1.m.. Math 6-125 Stanislav Srednyak Aspects of Perturbative QFT 15 April 2014, 1.30 p.m.. C 133 Yi Gu Measurement of the Azimuthal Anisotropy for Particle Identified Charged Hadrons in Au + Au Collisions via Long-Range Two-Particle Correlation Method at $\sqrt{s_{NN}}$ = 200, 62.4 and 39 GeV 14 April 2014, 2.30 a.m.. C 120 Haijiang Gong Measurement of Direct Photons in Ultra-Relativistic Au+Au Collisions 09 December 2013, 1.00 p.m.. B 131 Chia-Hui Lin Translational Symmetry Breaking in Materials First Principles Wannier Function Study 06 Decmber 2013, 3.00 p.m.. S 141 Yuan Sun Stimulated Raman Adiabatic Passage between Metastable and Rudberg States of Helium 13 November 2013, 11.00 a.m.. C 120 Richard Petti Low Momentum Direct Photons as a Probe of Heavy Ion Collisions 09 August 2013, 4.00 p.m.. P 119 Tin Yau Pang Study of Topological Properties of Bacterial Metabolic Network 05 August 2013, 2.00 p.m.. D 122 Soumya Mohapatra Measurement of the azimuthal anisotropy for charged particle production in Pb+Pb collisions at $\sqrt s_{NN}$=2.76 TeV and in p+Pb collisions at $\sqrt s_{NN}$=5.02 TeV with the ATLAS detector at the LHC 26 July 2013, 2.00 p.m.. MT 6-125 Patricio Marcos Crichigno Aspects of Supersymmetric Field Theories and Complex Geometry 25 July 2013, 3.00 p.m. B131 Liusuo Wu Quantum Critical Behavior in Magnetic Systems: Yb_3Pt_4, YFe_2Al_10, Yb_2Pt_2Pb 23 July 2013, 1.00 p.m.. MT 6-125 Melvin Elroy Irizarry-Gelpi Eikonal Scattering at Strong Coupling 23 July 2013, 11.00 a.m.. MT 6-125 Raul Santos Entanglement in Low Dimensional Theories 23 July 2013, 11.00 a.m. C133 Alexander Stoffers Holographic Pomeron 22 July 2013, 2.00 p.m.. C133 Savvas Zafeiropoulos Chiral Random Matrix Theories for Lattice QCD Dirac Operators 19 July 2013, 10.00 a.m.. C133 Mario del Pilar Staig Fernandez A Look at Heavy Ion Collisions Through the SO(3)-Invariant Flow 15 July 2013, 2.00 p.m.. B131 Qiang Deng Quantum Computation and Quantum Measurement with Mesoscopic Superconducting Structures 10 July 2013, 11.00 a.m. C133 Li Yan A Hydronynamic Analysis of Collective Flow in Heavy-Ion Collisions 21 June 2013, 10.00 a.m. MT 6-125 Pedro Liendo Uncovering the Structure of (Super-)Conformal Field Theories 18 June 2013, 10.00 a.m. D122 Rafael Coelho Lopes de Sá Measurements of the W Boson Mass with the D0 Detector 25 April 2013, 3.00 p.m. C120 Nicole Apadula Single Electrons from Decays of Heavy Quarks Produced in Cu+Cu Collisions at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) 11 April 2013, 3.00 p.m. B131 Sara Callori PbTiO$_3$ Based Ferroelectric Superlattices with Conventional and Novel Dielectric Components 8 April 2013, 2.00 p.m. C 120 Sook Hyun Lee Measurement of Cross Section and Double Longitudinal Asymmetries in $\pi$ Production to Constrain the Gluon Polarization Contribution to the Proton Spin 5 February 2013, 4 p.m.. S 141 Dominik Geissler Insight into Melecular Dynamics and Strong Field Ionization gained by Belocity Map Imaging and Ultrafast Pulse Shaping 29 January 2013, 11.00 a.m. ESS 450 Constantinos Constantinou Thermal Effects in Supernova Matter 18 December 2012, 10.00 a.m. B 131 Nikita Simonian Design and Simulation of Single-Electron Molecular Devices 17 December 2012, 10.30 a.m. D 122 Wanyu Ye Search for the Standard Model Higgs Boson at D0 in the $\mu+\tau$ (hadrons) + 2 jets Final State 14 December 2012, 3.30 p.m. B 131 John Sinsheimer Engineering Enhanced Piezoelectric Response in Ferroelectric Superlattices 11 September 2012, 10.45 a.m. MT 6-125 Francis Paraan Some Results on One-Dimensional Models with Broken and Deformed Symmetries 7 August 2012, 3.30 p.m. MT 6-125 Wenbin Yan The Spectrum of Superconformal Theories 7 August 2012, 2.00 p.m. C 120 Jason Kamin A Search for Charm and Beauty in a Very Strange World 3 August 2012, 10.00 a.m. D 122 Xiaoyang Gong Azimuthal Anisotropy Measurement of Neutral Pion and Inclusive Charge Hadron Production in Au+Au Collisions at \sqrt_NN = 62 and 39 GeV 3 August 2012, 10.00 a.m. C 133 Juhee Hong Transport Processes in High Temperature QCD Plasmas 23 July 2012, 2.00 p.m. ESS 450 Brendan Krueger Muidimensional Simulations of Type Ia Supernovae and Classical Novae 9 July 2012, 4.00 p.m. S-140 Daniel Stack Optical Forces from Periodic Adiabatic Rapid Passage Sequences in Metastable Helium 6 July 2012, 10.00 a.m. B 131 Sriram Ganeshan Quantum effects in condensed matter systems in 1, 2 and 3 dimensions 26 June 2012, 10.00 a.m. MT 6-125 Prerit Jaiswal Higgs Physics in Supersymmetric Models 20 June 2012, 2.00 p.m. D 122 Burton Dewilde A Search for Second-generation Leptoquarks in pp Collisions at \sqrt s = 7 TeV with the ATLAS Detector 18 June 2012, 11.00 a.m. S-141 Bryce Gadway Matter-wave dynamics in tailored optical and atomic lattices 14 June 2012, 2.00 p.m. ESS 450 Yeuhwan Lim Theory of Nuclear Matter for Neutron Stars and Supernovae 14 May 2012, 9.30 a.m. D-122 Dmitry Beznosky Data to NEUT and GENIE MC Generators Prediction CC1\pi+/CCQE Ratio Comparison for Neutrino Interactions with T2K PD Detector as input to T2K 11 May 2012, 11.30 a.m. B-131 Saul Lapidus Powder Diffraction Tells You What Your Sample Really Is: Case Studies 8 May 2012, 2.00 p.m. D-122 John Stupak III A Search for First Generation Leptoquarks in \sqrt s = 7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector at the LHC 7 May 2012, 10.00 a.m. B-131 Htay Hlaing Integration of Nanostructured Semiconducting/Conducting Polymers in Organic Photovoltaic Devices 4 May 2012, 12.30 p.m. C-133 Huan Dong Nuclear matter Equation of State and Brown-Rho scaling 3 May 2012, 11.00 a.m. S-141 Marija Kotur Strong-field Dissociative Ionization as a Probe of Molecular Dynamics and Structure 26 April 2012, 4.00 p.m. Math 6-125 Yan Xu Potts Model and Generalizations: Exact Results and Statistical Physics 17 April 2012, 12.30 p.m. D-128 Jeremiah Jet Goodson Search for Supersymmetry in States with Large Missing Transverse Momentum and Three Leptons including a Z-boson 17 Februari 2012, 10.00 a.m. D-122 Glenn Lopez Measurement of the Single Neutral Pion Production Cross Section in Neutral-Current Neutrino Interactions in the T2K Pi-zero Detector 31 January 2012, 9.00 a.m. S-141 Chien-hung Tseng Ultrafast Coherent Control Spectroscopy 19 December 2011, 10.00 a.m. C-133 Julia Gray Dijet Angular Decorrelation with the ATLAS Detector at the LHC 14 December 2011, 2.00 p.m. B-131 Adrien Poissier Theoretical Aproach of Water/Surfaces Interactions 28 November 2011, 2.30 p.m. C-133 Lee Hammons A Study of Higher-Order-Mode Damping in the Superconducting Energy Recovery LINAC at BNL 6 September 2011, 3.00 p.m. C-120 Megan Connors Direct Photon Tagged Jets oin 200 GeV Au+Au Collisions at PHENIX 27 September 2011 C-120 Harry William Joseph Themann A Measurement of Electrons From Heavy Quarks in p p Collisions at sqrt{s} = 200 GeV/c2 ) 6 September 2011, 3.00 p.m. D-120 Regina Caputo A Search for First Generation Leptoquarks at the ATLAS Detector 11 August 2011, 2.00 p.m. ESS-450 Joshua Edward Schlieder New Low-Mass Members of Nearby Young Moving Groups 9 August 2011, 2.00 p.m. S-141 Daniel A. Pertot Two-Component Bosons in State-Dependent Optical Lattices 8 August 2011, 1.00 p.m. S-141 Abhijit Gadde Aspects of Superconformal Field Theories 1 August 2011, 2.00 p.m. B-131 Nathan Borggren Probabilistic and Flux Landscape of the $\lambda$ Phage Genetic Switch 1 August 2011, 1.00 p.m. B-131 Chen-Hao Chen Jet-Medium Interaction in Quark-Gluon Plasma 28 July 2011, 1.00 p.m. B-131 Tom Berlijn Effects of Disordered Dopants on The Electronic Structure of Functional Materials: Wannier Function-Based First Principles Methods for Disordered Systems 27 July 2011, 1.00 p.m. ESS-450 Christopher Michael Malone Multidimensional Simulations of Convection Preceding a Type I X-ray Burst 15 July 2011, 2.30 p.m. ESS-450 Tatjana Vavilkin Properties and Distribution of Luminous Stellar Clusters in a Large Sample of Luminous Infrared Galaxies 6 July 2011, 2.00 p.m. C-120 Sarah Catherine Campbell Dielectron Mass Spectra in \sqrt{s_{NN}} =200 GeV Cu Cu Collisions at PHENIX 22 June 2011, 2.00 p.m. B-131 Manas Kulkarni Hydrodynamics and transport in low-dimensional interacting systems 8 June 2011, 2.30 p.m. ESS-450 Aaron Jackson Exploring Systematic Effects in Thermonuclear Supernovae 24 May 2011, 2.00 p.m. D-122 Kathryn Tschann-Grimm Search for the Standard Model Higgs Boson at D0 in the final state tau tau jet 19 May 2011, 2.00 p.m. Math Tower 6-125 Chee Sheng Fong Soft Leptogenesis as a Viable Model of Barygenesis 16 May 2011, 10.00 a.m. C-120 John Matthew Durham Cold Nuclear Matter Effects on Heavy Quarks at RHIC 12 May 2011, 3.00 p.m. D-122 Stephen Webb Theoretical Considerations for Coherent Electron Cooling 10 May 2011, 10.30 a.m. B-131 Jue Wang First Principle Study of Water: From Fundamental Properties to Phtotocatalytic Reactions 5 May 2011, 1.00 p.m. Math Tower 6-125 Ning Chen A Study of Beyond Standard Model Physics at TeV Scale, LHC Signals and Dark Matter 2 May 2011, 3.00 p.m. B-131 Li Li Theoretical and Computational Studies Related to Solar Water Splitting with Semiconductor Alloys 25 April 2011, 2.30 p.m. C-133 Jie Ren Physically and Logically Reversible Superconducting Circuits 25 April 2011, 1.00 p.m. B-131 Megumi Kinoshita Optoelectronics with Carbon-Nanotube Devices 30 March 2011, 10.15 a.m. B-131 Yan Zhang Electronic Transport Properties of Semiconductor Nanostructures 28 March 2011, 2 p.m.. S-141 Xiaoxu Lu Excitation of Helium to Rydberg States Using STIRAP 24 March 2011, 10 a.m.. C-120 Zvi Citron Probing the Nucleus with d+Au Cillisions at RHIC 16 February 2010, 1.30 p.pm B131 Zhongkui Tan Experimental Study of Transport through Few-nm Metal Oxide Tunnel Barriers 15 December 2010, 11 a.m.. S-141 Hyunoo Shim Dynamics of Two-Component Bose-Einstein Condensates in an Optical Lattice 12 November 2010, 1 p.m.. ESS 450 Jacqueline Fahertie The Brown Dwarf Kinematics Project (BDKP) 20 August 2010, 10.30 p.m.. Math Tower, 6-125 Itai Ryb Generalized Isometries in Superspace 13 August 2010, 10.00 a.m. Physics, C133 Prasad Hegde Charge Fluctuations in Lattice QCD with Domain-Wall Fermions 6 August 2010, 10.00 a.m. Physics, C133 Rui Wei High p_T Azimuthal Anisotropy in Au+Au Collisions at \sqrt s_{NN} = 200 GeV 4 August 2010, 10.30 a.m. Physics, D122 Johanna Nelson X-ray diffraction microscopy on frozen hydrated specimens 3 August 2010, 4.30 p.m. Physics, D122 Christian Holzner Hard X-ray Phase Contrast Microscopy Techniques and Applications 30 July 2010, 4.30 p.m. Physics, C133 Clint Young Charmonium in strongly-coupled quark-gluon plasma 30 July 2010, 2.00 p.m. Physics, S141 Jason Reeves Neutral Atom Lithography Using the 389 nm Transition in He 26 July 2010, 12.30 p.m. Physics, B131 Lei Huang Understanding Nanoscale Magnetization Reversal and Spin Dynamics by Using Advanced Transmission Electron Microscopy 26 July 2010, 10.00 a.m. Physics, D122 Jan Steinbrener X-ray Diffraction Microscopy: Computational Methods and Scanning-type Experiments 17 June 2010, 1.30 p.m. Physics, D122 Feng Guo Ratio Method of Measuring the Mass of the W-Boson 15 June 2010, 1.30 p.m. Physics, D128 Stephen Clow Strong Field Control of Multilevel Quantum Systems 13 May 2010, 1.00 p.m. Math Tower, 6-125 Leandro Almeida Threshold Resummation in Pair Production 11 May 2010, 12.00 p.m. Math Tower, 6-125 Elli Pomoni AdS/CFT beyond the N=4 SYM paradigm 7 May 2010, 10.00 a.m. Math Tower, 6-125 Ilmo Sung Heavy Quarks and Interjet Radiation 4 May 2010, 1.00 p.m. Physics, B131 Ping Lin Quantum Transport in Electron Fabry-Perot Interferometers in Quantum Hall Regime 31 March 2010, 12.30 p.m. Physics, C133 Shu Lin Heavy Ion Collisions from AdS/CFT Correspondence 16 February 2010, 1.30 p.m. Physics, B131 Zhongkui Tan Experimental Study of Transport through Few-nm Metal Oxide Tunnel Barriers T2K Pizero Detector 10 December 2009, 10.00 a.m. Physics, D122 Le Trung Event Reconstruction and Energy Callibration Using Cosmic Muons for the T2K Pizero Detector 3 December 2009, 3.00 p.m. Physics, D122 Xiaojing Huang Cryo Soft X-ray Diffraction Microscopuy with Biological Specimens 3 December 2009, 11.15 a.m. Physics, B133 Kevin Stone Structual Studies from Powder Diffraction 1 December 2009, 2 p.m. Physics, P119 Cosmin Blaga Atoms and Molecules in Strong Mid-infrared Laser Fields 19 November 2009, 4.00 p.m. Chemistry, 410 David Lepzelter Noise and Oscillation in Simple Gene Networks 11 November 2009, 11.00 am Mathematics, 6-125 Peng Dai World Graph Approach to Amplitudes 22 October 2009, 1.00 pm Physics, C122 Sung Tae Cho Classical Stongly Coupled Quark-Gluon Plasma 24 August 2009, 1.00 pm Physics, C120 Michael McCumber Fast Parton Interactions with Hot Dense Matter 10 August 2009, 12.30 pm Physics, D122 Emanuel Strauss From ZZ to ZH : How Low Can These Cross Sections Go or Everybody, Let's Cross Section Limbo! 10 August 2009, 10.00 am Physics, D122 Jun Guo A Precision Measurement of the W Boson Mass 10 August 2009, 10.00 am Javits 223 Luigi Longobardi Studies of Quantum Transitions of Magnetic Flux in a rf SQUID Qubit 6 August 2009, 10.00 am Physics, B131 Philip Schiff Low temperature thermal conductivity in a d-wave superconductor with coexisting order parameters 4 August 2009, 10.00 am Physics, B131 Xiao Shen Theory of ZnO and GaN: Nanostructures, Surfaces and Heterogeneous Photo-catalysis 23 July 2009, 10.00 am Physics, C133 Enrique Morenos Mendez Black-Hole Binaries As Relics Of Gamma-Ray Burst / Hypernova Explosions

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