Scientific Seminars


Physics Seminar

Spring 2023

Meeting time (if not specified explicitly): Fridays, 11am, Osborne 204A

Date Speaker Title and abstract Sponsor
01/20 Prof. Lincoln Carr
Colorado School of Mines
Quantum Solitons Surprise(s) Physics
02/03 Dr Steven Louis
Oakland University
Magnetic tunnel junctions as nanoscale artificial neurons Physics
03/03 Dr Jack C. Gartside
Imperial College London
Neuromorphic computing in nanomagnetic arrays Physics
03/13 (Monday) UC302 Dr Davide Bossini
Technical University Konstanz
Femtosecond coherent magnonic manipulation of antiferromagnetism Physics
04/7 Dr Florin Ciubotaru
Magnetoelectrics at the nanoscale for spintronic computing applications Physics
04/14 Dr Karl Stupic
The Highs and Lows of Magnetic Resonance Metrology BioFrontiers
04/28 Prof. Joshua Lequieu
Drexel University
Multi-scale simulations of soft matter: from block copolymers to biomolecular condensates Biofrontiers
05/05 Prof. Richard Benninger
CU Anschutz
TBD Biofrontiers

Previous seminars


Student presentations and dissertations

Date Time Place Type of event Speaker Advisor Title
Thursday, March 23 4:45 pm Virtual Zoom Ph.D. defense Ming Chih Tsai Kathrin Spendier The Study of Diffusion, Rotation, and Reaction in Biological Systems
Monday, April 3 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm OCSE B215 Ph.D. defense Jeramy Lewis Robert Camley Applications of Nonlinear and Computational Physics in Magnetism and Epidemiology
Thursday, April 6 12:15 pm - 2:15 pm UC 126 Ph.D. defense Tristan Paul Guy Hagen Improving Sensitive Microscopy Techniques: SERS, SIM, and Spinning Disks
Monday, April 10 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm TBD Ph.D. defense Yaroslav Balytskyi Kelly McNear Interdisciplinary Applications of Machine Learning Algorithms
Thursday, April 13 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm OCSE A204 Ph.D. defense Reed Jones Rair Macêdo and Robert Camley The physics of optical devices with liquid crystals and crystal quartz

Previous student presentations