<< January 2014 >>
 
 >>
 >>
 >>
 >>
 >>
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
   1   2   3   4 
 5   6   7   8   9   10   11 
 12   13   14   15   16   17   18 
 19   20   21   22   23   24   25 
 26   27   28   29   30   31   
 
Add an Event

This Week at Physics

<< Fall 2013 Fall 2014 >>
Subscribe to receive email announcements of events

Events During the 2014 Spring Semester

January 2014

   Tuesday, January 21st
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall (refreshments will be served)
Can entropy be thought of as a fluid in biological systems?, Jim Reardon, UW Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Introduction/The Higgs Boson, Wesley Smith, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

 Atomic Physics Seminar, Faculty Candidate Seminar;
4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Searching for Extraordinary Physics in Ordinary Places, Michael Hohensee, UC Berkeley
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, January 22nd
; 7:00 pm; Marquee Theater, Union South
Chasing the Ghost Particle Madison Premiere, Albrecht Karle, UW Dept of Physics, Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center (WIPAC)
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, January 23rd
Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
A trillion times beyond visible: Astronomy with the Cherenkov Telescope Array, Prof Justin Vandenbroucke, UW Physics Department
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, January 24th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Majorana Physics Through the Cabibbo Haze, Jue Zhang, University of Florida
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Validation of Quantum Devices, Matthias Troyer, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/01/24.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, January 27th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 4:30 pm; Chamberlin 5310
Topological insulators driven by an electron spin, Maxim Dzero, Kent State University
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, January 28th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall (refreshments will be served)
Fractals for kids, Clint Sprott, UW Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
High Energy Neutrinos with Ice Cube, Albrecht Karle, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, January 29th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, January 30th
NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Understanding Nature's Particle Accelerators Using Multi-wavelength Signatures, Udara Abeysekara, Michigan State
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
"Baryonic physics in galaxy evolution as seen by the CALIFA survey", Jakob Walcher, Astrophysical Institute Potsdam
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, January 31st
Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2441 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Circinus X-1 - A puzzle solved, Sebastian Heinz, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/01/31.html
Add this event to your calendar

February 2014

   Monday, February 3rd
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:15 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
CANCELED--Mechanics and self-organization of motor-driven filamentous assemblies: from swimming sperm to active gels, Daniel Chen, Brandeis University
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, February 4th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall (refreshments will be served)
Predicting fate, Jim Blair, Milton and Edgewood College
Add this event to your calendar

Special Plasma Physics Seminar; 12:05 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Spectral Line Profile Modeling Under the Action of Dynamic Electric and Static Magnetic Fields, Elijah Martin, North Carolina State University
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Garage Physics Projects, Duncan Carlsmith, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; Chamberlin Hall 4274
Searching for dark matter with bubble chambers, Hugh Lippincott
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, February 5th
Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
From colloids to bacteria: anisotropy in self-organizing systems at the mesoscopic scale, Kun Zhao, UCLA
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, February 6th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Electrically controlled spin qubits in coupled quantum dot systems, Vanita Srinivasa, UMD
Add this event to your calendar

NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Searching for Q-balls with the High Altitude Water Cherenkov Observatory, Peter Karn, UC Irvine
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
Measuring Magnetic Fields Near and Far via the Zeeman Effect, Tim Robishaw, Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, February 7th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Top Portal Dark Matter, Christopher Jackson, University of Texas at Arlington
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Quantum Optics with Microwave Photons, Maxim Vavilov, University of Wisconsin Department of Physics
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/02/07.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Saturday, February 8th
Wonders of Physics; 1:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

   Sunday, February 9th
Wonders of Physics; 1:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

Wonders of Physics; 4:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, February 10th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:15 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Notes from Underground: Direct Dark Matter Searches and Single Phase Liquid Argon Detectors, Kim Palladino, MIT
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, February 11th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin
How does dark matter interact with us?, Yang Bai, UW Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Counting Microwave Photons, Maxim Vavilov, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, February 12th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Exploring Fundamental Physics through Measurements of the Cosmic Microwave Background, Bradford Benson, University of Chicago
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, February 13th
NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Hadronic Interaction Models and the Interpretation of Astroparticle Data, Dimitra Atri, Blue Marble Space Institute of Science
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
Asymmetries in Protoplanetary Transition Disks, Hui Li, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Engineering New Electronic States in Graphene Heterostructures: Massive Dirac Fermions, Hofstadter’s Butterfly and the Quantum Spin Hall Effect, Benjamin Hunt, MIT
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, February 14th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:15 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
First Evidence for Energetic Cosmic Neutrinos with IceCube, Albrecht Karle, University of Wisconsin Department of Physics
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/02/14.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Saturday, February 15th
Physics Fair; 11:00 am; Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Wonders of Physics; 1:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

Wonders of Physics; 4:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

Wonders of Physics; 7:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

   Sunday, February 16th
Wonders of Physics; 1:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

Wonders of Physics; 4:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, February 17th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:15 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, February 18th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Direct imaging of the nearest habitable planets , Margaret Turnbull, Global Science Institute
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
The Early Universe, Peter Timbie, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Title to be announced, Tim Linden, University of Chicago
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Emerging spin-orbit interaction driven phenomena in magnetic heterostructures, Xin Fan, University of Deleware
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, February 19th
Physics Education Innovation Seminar; 11:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
The Riddle of the Invisible Universe, Matthew Szydagis, UC Davis
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, February 20th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Two- and three-dimensional spin liquid and interacting Majorana systems, Zohar Nussinov, Washington University
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
"Four Problems in Trying to Form Galaxies(and how ISM Physics can Save US)", Desika Narayanan, Haverford College
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, February 21st
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
A light Higgs boson from a composite Higgs theory, Hsin-Chia Cheng, University of California, Davis
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Equilibrium and Driven Mesoscopic Dynamics in Complex Oxides, Paul Evans, UW Materials Science & Engineering
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/02/21.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, February 24th
Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
Transport Properties of Strongly Coupled Plasmas, Scott Baalrud, University of Iowa
Add this event to your calendar

Condensed Matter Theory Group Seminar; 4:30 pm; Chamberlin 5310
Valleytronics in Silicon: the Principles and the Practice, Andre Saraiva, University of Wisconsin
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, February 25th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Roving the Red Planet: A field geologist explores gale crater on Mars, Rebecca Williams, Planetary Science Institute
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Dark Matter Searches, Yang Bai, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, February 26th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, February 27th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Topological phases, Majorana fermions and disorder in superconductors, Smitha Vishveshwara , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Add this event to your calendar

Atomic Physics Seminar; 2:00 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Coherent control of strongly interacting Rydberg gases in thermal vapor cells, Prof. Tilman Pfau, University of Stuttgart
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
"Scaling Computational Astrophysics", Matthew Turk, Columbia University
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, February 28th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Pure Gravity Mediation, Jason Evans, University of Minnesota
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
A single Rydberg electron in a Bose-Einstein Condensate, Prof. Tilman Pfau, University of Stuttgart
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/02/28.html
Add this event to your calendar

March 2014

   Monday, March 3rd
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
Recent Highlights in Low Temperature Plasmas, Mark Kushner, University of Michigan
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, March 4th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
The relationship between obesity, genetics, nutrition, environment and metabolic diseases , James M. Ntambi, UW Departments of Biochemistry and of Nutritional Sciences
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Chaos, Clint Sprott, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, March 6th
Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
"How Stars Move in Galactic Disks", Carlos Vera-Ciro, UW Madison Astronomy Dept
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, March 7th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; Chamberlin Hall
Experimental review on the disordered-driven superconductor to insulator transition, Daniel Sherman, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Verner Suomi’s Vision with a Spotlight on Benchmarking the Earth’s Climate from Space, Hank Revercomb, UW-Madison, Space Science and Engineering Center
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/03/07.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, March 10th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; Chamberlin Hall 4274
How, when and where in pattern formation: Spying on embryonic development one molecule at a time, Hernan Garcia, Princeton
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, March 11th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Variability, uncertainty, and vulnerability in our chaotic climate , John Young, UW Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
X-ray Astronomy from Sounding Rockets, Dan McCammon, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Photonic topological insulators and pseudomagnetism, Mikael Rechtsman, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology,
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, March 12th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Quantum Communications and Computation, Graeme Smith, IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, March 13th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310
Many body localization: a new frontier for quantum statistical physics, Rahul Nandkishore, Princeton University
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
"The secret lives of Galaxy Clusters", Brian O'shea, Michigan State University
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 4:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall
Quantum control of interactions between spin and photons in semiconductor quantum dot, Wei-bo Gao, Institute of Quantum Electronics - ETH Zurich
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, March 14th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Dark Matter: The Lepton Connection, Prateek Agrawa, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Status and prospects for achieving thermonuclear ignition on the National Ignition Facility, Riccardo Betti, Rochester
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/03/14.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, March 18th
Atomic Physics Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Role of dissipation and losses in neutral atom based quantum computing, Dr. Durga Dasari, Aarhus University, Denmark
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, March 21st
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Consistency tests of gravity using large scale structure dynamics, Elise Jennings, University of Chicago
Add this event to your calendar

 Physics Department Colloquium, No Event--Spring Break;
3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, March 24th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, March 25th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Managing complexity at the molecular scale, Tehshik Yoon, UW Department of Chemistry
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Quantum Computing, Sue Coppersmith, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, March 26th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, March 27th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Superconducting qubits and cavities: sidebands and vortices, Professor Britton Plourde, Syracuse University
Add this event to your calendar

Faculty Candidate Seminar; 1:30 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Radar Detection of HE Neutrinos in the Ice, Kael Hanson, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
"Sizing up Kepler's exoplanets with Asteroseismology", Travis Metcalfe, Space Science Institute
Add this event to your calendar

Van Vleck Lecture ; 3:30 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Application of Orthogonalized Linear Combination of Atomic Orbital Methods to Complex Materials , Professor Wai-Yim Ching, Curator’s Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, March 28th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:15 pm; 5280
The IceCube Puzzle, Markus Ahlers, Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Realism and the epistemic view of quantum states, Terry Rudolph
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/03/28.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, March 31st
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
Exploring Boundary Plasma and PMI Research at MIT with New Diagnostics and Experiments, Dennis Whyte, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Add this event to your calendar

Atomic Physics Seminar; 3:30 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Rydberg-atom trapping and spectroscopy in optical trapping fields, Georg Raithel, University of Michigan
Add this event to your calendar

April 2014

   Tuesday, April 1st
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Modeling issues in emergency medical services and their implications, Laura McLay, UW Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Designing Interfaces at the Atomic Scale, Mark Rzchowski, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, April 2nd
Physics Education Innovation Seminar; 11:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, April 3rd
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; Chamberlin 5310
Measuring topological transitions in superconducting qubits, Michael Kolodrubetz, Boston University
Add this event to your calendar

NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:00 pm; 4274 Chamberlin
Cosmic voids as cosmological laboratories, Paul Sutter, IAP
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
The Gaseous Environments of Galaxies: Toward Lower Halo Masses and Absorption Morphology, Kate Rubin, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, April 4th
Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Looking for Dark Matter, Here, There and Everywhere, Patrick Fox , Fermilab
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/04/04.html
Add this event to your calendar

Public ; 4:00 pm; Sterling Hall Planetarium
Digital Planetarium show & tell , Jim Madsen, WIPAC, UW-River Falls
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, April 7th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
The Plasma Physics of Fusion Indirectly Driven with a Laser, Bob Kirkwood, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, April 8th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Algorithms, complex systems and chaos, Jerry Tutsch, UW Department of Computer Sciences
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
South Pole Ultra-high-energy neutrinos with ARA, John Kelly, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, April 9th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, April 10th
Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
Supermassive black hole binaries: The Search Continues, Tamara Bogdanovvic, Georgia Tech
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, April 11th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:15 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Light from Dark Strings, Andrew Long, Arizona State University
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Liquid Metal Dynamos : GEO/Astrophysics in the Lab, Jean-François Pinton, École normale supérieure de Lyon, CNRS
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/04/11.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, April 14th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
Study of magnetic reconnection in the fluid regime: The variety of environments and outcomes, Dr. Vyacheslav Lukin, Naval Research > Laboratory, Washington, DC
Add this event to your calendar

Condensed Matter Theory Group Seminar; 4:30 pm; Chamberlin 5310
Evolution of the magnetic ordering in iron-chalcogenide Fe(1+y)Te as a function of the level of interstitial Fe excess, y Time, Samuel Ducatman, University of Wisconsin
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, April 15th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Criticality and information flow in an adaptive system, Bryan Daniels, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Quantum noise in magnetometers, Thad Walker, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin
Boundaries and Defects of N=4 Supersymmetric Yang Mills with 4 Supercharges, Peter Ouyang, Purdue
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, April 17th
NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Detection of degree angular scale B-mode polarization with BICEP2/Keck Array, Grant Teply, Caltech
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
The Fermi Bubbles: Possible Nearby Laboratory for AGN Jet Activity, Karen Yang, University of Michigan
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Title to be announced, Michel Gringas, University of Waterloo
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/04/17.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, April 18th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
New Limits on Light Hidden Sectors from Fixed-Target Experiments, Andrew Spray, University of Melbourne
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
New Physics from the Sky: Cosmic Rays, Gamma Rays and the Hunt for Dark Matter, Stefano Profumo , UC Santa Cruz
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/04/18.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, April 21st
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
Pressure Anisotropy in Reconnection, Paul Cassak, West Virginia University
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, April 22nd
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Now you see him, now you don’t — a hitchhiker’s guide to high dimensional data analysis, Ming Yuan, UW Department of Statistics
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
Superconductivity, Bob Joynt, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, April 23rd
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, April 24th
NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; 5280 Chamberlin
The Mystery and Promise of Fast Radio Bursts, Albert Stebbins, FermiLab
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
Deep Surveys with GISMO : Searching for submillimeter galaxies at the highest redshifts , Johannes Staguhn, John Hopkins University
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, April 25th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:15 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
Soft R-Parity Violation, Yuhsin Tsai, Univ. of California-Davis
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
Searching for new physics at the LHC: The story you haven't heard, Michael Williams , MIT
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/04/25.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, April 28th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
Influence of energetic ions on resistive wall mode in reversed field pinch". , Hui Shan Cai, University of Science and Technology, China
Add this event to your calendar

 Condensed Matter Theory Group Seminar, R.G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar;
4:30 pm; Chamberlin 5310
"Coupled electricity and magnetism in Mott insulators: currents, dipoles and monopoles, Daniel Khomskii , University of Cologne, Germany
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, April 29th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Event detection in the Twittersphere, Adel Ardalan, UW Department of Computer Science
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
LHC Dark Matter Searches, Sridhara Dasu, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, April 30th
Physics Education Innovation Seminar; 11:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

May 2014

   Thursday, May 1st
Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
Gas Flows in Galaxy Clusters, Brian McNamara, University of Waterloo
Add this event to your calendar

Physics Department Awards Banquet; 5:30 pm; tbd
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, May 2nd
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 2:15 pm; 5280
A MSSM scenario with a light stau and a bino DM, Kaoru Hagiwara, KEK Theory Center, Japan
Add this event to your calendar

 Physics Department Colloquium, Annual Awards Banquet Speaker;
4:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 3:30 pm)
The 1991 UN Inspections of Iraq: A Look Back Across Two Decades, Jay Davis, President of Hertz Foundation and Chair of the Physics Department Board of Visitors
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/05/02.html
Add this event to your calendar

   Monday, May 5th
Cosmology Journal Club; 12:00 pm; 5242 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin
HIT-SI Results, Brian Nelson, University of Washington, Seattle
Add this event to your calendar

Condensed Matter Theory Group Seminar; 4:30 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Magnetization and current, Artem Abanov, TAMU
Add this event to your calendar

   Tuesday, May 6th
Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar; 12:05 pm; 4274 Chamberlin (refreshments will be served)
Twentieth Anniversary Celebration, Robin Chapman, UW Department of Communicative Disorders
Add this event to your calendar

"Physics Today" Undergrad Colloquium (Physics 301); 1:20 pm; 2223 Chamberlin
First Light with HAWC Gamma-Ray Observatory, Stefan Westerhoff, UW Madison Department of Physics
Add this event to your calendar

Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 4:00 pm; 5280 Chamberlin Hall
The Double-Dark Portal, David Curtin, Stony Brook University
Add this event to your calendar

   Wednesday, May 7th
Department Meeting; 12:15 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Add this event to your calendar

   Thursday, May 8th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
On the way to understanding quantum matter: The death and rebirth of quasiparticles, Peter Wolfle
Add this event to your calendar

Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
The Disks of the Milky Way Galaxy, Rosemary Wyse, The John Hopkins University
Add this event to your calendar

   Friday, May 9th
Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall (coffee at 4:30 pm)
“Phun” with Photoelectrons - or - What Sets the Tc in Cuprate High-Temperature Superconductors?, Dan Dessau, University of Colorado-Boulder
Video: http://www.physics.wisc.edu/vod/2014/05/09.html
Add this event to your calendar

©2013 Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System