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SPRING TERM 2018

 

Date: 4/5/2018

Speaker: Terry Rudolph, Imperial College London

Title: Quantum Quantum-Thermodynamics

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Michael Raymer

 

Date: 4/12/2018

Speaker: Wei Chen, University of Central Oklahoma

Title: Laser Immunotherapy for Metastatic Cancers: Interplay of Photons, Molecules, Cells, and Humans

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Rudy Hwa

 

Date: 4/19/2018

Speaker: Paul Wiggins, University of Washington

Title: Why Systems Biology Shouldn’t Work but Does and What Heat Capacity Can Explain About Inference

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Tristan Ursell

 

Date: 4/26/2018

Speaker: Sean Hartnoll, Stanford University

Title: Quantum Mechanical Bounds on Transport from First Principles

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Tim Cohen

 

Date: 5/3/2018

Speaker: Daniel Blair, Georgetown University

Title: Fluids that Stiffen and Swim

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Eric Corwin

 

Date: 5/10/2018

Speaker: Alyson Brooks, Rutgers University

Title: Re-Examining Astrophysical Constraints on the Dark Matter Model

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Graham Kribs

 

Date: 5/17/2018

Speaker: Nima Arkani-Hamed, Institute for Advanced Study

Title: Spacetime, Quantum Mechanics and Positive Geometry

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Graham Kribs

 

Date: 5/24/2018

Speaker: Paul Steinhardt, Princeton University

Title: Upon a Time in Kamchatka: The Extraordinary Search for Natural Quasicrystals

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: John Toner

 

Date: 5/31/2018

Speaker: Werner Vogel, University of Rostock

Title: TBA

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host: Brian Smith

 

Date: 6/7/2018

Speaker: Greg Stephens, Vrije University and Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology

Title: TBA

Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: 100 Willamette Hall

Host:    Caleb Holt