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Events During the 2022 Spring Semester

January 2022

   Wednesday, January 5th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Online Seminar: Please sign up for our mailing list at www.physicsmeetsml.org for zoom link
A self-consistent GP framework far from the GP limit, Gadi Naveh, Racah Institute of Physics, Hebrew University
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   Tuesday, January 11th
Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm
TBD, TBD
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   Wednesday, January 12th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Online:
A gentle introduction to new ideas in modern ML, Kangwook Lee, UW Madison ECE and CS
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   Monday, January 17th
Academic Calendar
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
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   Tuesday, January 18th
Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; virtual:
Latest Results from the KATRIN Experiment, Christian Karl, Max Planck Institute for Physics and Technical University of Munich
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   Friday, January 21st
Graduate Program Event
Spring 2022 Qualifying Exam
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APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics; 8:00 am; virtual, see for full details
CUWiP , various, APS
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   Saturday, January 22nd
APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics; 8:00 am; virtual, see for full details
CUWiP , Various, APS
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   Sunday, January 23rd
APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics; 8:00 am; virtual, see for full details
CUWiP , various, APS
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   Tuesday, January 25th
Academic Calendar
Spring semester instruction begins
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; VIRTUAL - Link to be sent later
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Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; virtual:
Cooling of the Cassiopeia A neutron star and superfluid implications , Wynn Ho, Haverford College
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Council Meeting
4:00 pm; 2314 Chamberlin
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   Wednesday, January 26th
Department Meeting
12:15 pm; B343 Sterling
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   Thursday, January 27th
Public Research Seminar; 9:00 am; Wisconsin Institute of Discovery, Orchard Room
Earth’s early years: Maybe not so Hadean after all, NIcolle Zellner, Albion College
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   Friday, January 28th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
UV/IR Mixing, EFTs, and Origami: Calculating the Higgs Mass in String Theory, Keith Dienes, University of Arizona
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
CANCELLED
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   Monday, January 31st
Public Research Seminar; 9:00 am; Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, Orchard Room
"Building a habitable planet: an emerging view of volatile chemistry in planet-forming disks", Jennifer Bergner, University of Chicago
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February 2022

   Tuesday, February 1st
Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm;
Properties of the neutron star crust: Quantifying and correlating uncertainties with improved nuclear physics., Jerome Margueron, CNRS/IN2P3
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   Wednesday, February 2nd
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link also available for online participants who signed up on our mailing list)
Equivariant Neural Fields: A Roadmap Towards Generalizable Neural Representation and Inference, Ge Yang, IAIFI and MIT
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   Thursday, February 3rd
Public Research Seminar; 9:00 am; Wisconsin Institute of Discovery, Orchard Room
Life in the Light: Photochemical Insights Towards Life as a Planetary Phenomenon, Dr. Sukrit Ranjan, Northwestern University
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R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; CANCELLED
CANCELLED., Andrei Derevianko, University of Nevada, Reno
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NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; Chamberlin 4274 (or
Recent Results from MicroBooNE Addressing the MiniBooNE Anomaly Using Deep-Learning-Based Reconstruction, Lauren Yates, Fermilab
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R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 4:00 pm; Cancelled
Cancelled, Justyna Zwolak, NIST
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   Friday, February 4th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Maximizing Direct Detection with HYPER Dark Matter, Robert Mcgehee, University of Michigan
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Quantum computing with neutral Yb atoms, Jeff Thompson, Princeton
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   Monday, February 7th
Special Talk at WID Orchard Room , Sarah Horst, Johns Hopkins University; 9:00 am; Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, Orchard Room
Planets in a Bottle: The Role of Laboratory Experiments in the Search for Life, Sara Horst, Johns Hopkins Unversity
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   Tuesday, February 8th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Novel optical probes in the study of condensed matter systems, Ilya Esterlis, Harvard University
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Council Meeting
4:00 pm; 2314 Chamberlin
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   Wednesday, February 9th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; 5280 Chamberlin
Probabilistic Deep Learning and Applications to FRB parameter inference
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   Thursday, February 10th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; virtual:
NISQ: Error Correction, Mitigation, and Noise Simulation, Bei Zeng, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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   Friday, February 11th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
A Puncture in the Euclidean Black Hole, Yoav Zigdon, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
Search for an Excess of Electron Neutrino Interactions in MicroBooNE Using Multiple Final State Topologies, Bryce Littlejohn, IIT
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   Monday, February 14th
Public Research Seminar; 9:00 am; Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery , Orchard Room
From Astronomy to Chemistry: Towards a continuous path for the origins of life, Zoe Todd, University of Washington
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   Tuesday, February 15th
Academic Calendar; 7:00 am
Election Day
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R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Quantum randomness: from chaos to quantum computing, Bin Yan, Los Alamos National Laboratory
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Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 912 3071 4547
Multi-messenger astronomy with high-energy neutrinos, Anna Franckowiak, DESY & U. of Bochum
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Multi-messenger astronomy with high-energy neutrinos, Anna Franckowiak , DESY/Ruhr University Bochum
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   Wednesday, February 16th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link also available for online participants who signed up on our mailing list)
Fast and Credible Inference with Truncated Marginal Neural Ratio Estimation, Alex Cole , University of Amsterdam
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; B343 Sterling
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   Thursday, February 17th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Tuning dipolar interactions between molecules for novel dynamics, Jun-Ru Li, JILA, NIST and University of Colorado, Boulder
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   Friday, February 18th
Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
The key symmetries of superconductivity, Daniel Agterberg, UW-Milwaukee
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   Tuesday, February 22nd
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Embarking on a Thermal Journey in Low Dimensions with a 21st century thermometer: Graphene Nonlocal Noise, Jonah Waissman, Harvard University
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   Thursday, February 24th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Spintronics with 2D and Topological Materials: Outstanding Opportunities in van der Waals Heterostructures, Yunqiu Kelly Luo, Cornell University
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   Friday, February 25th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Underdamped Axionic Blue Isocurvature Perturbations, Sai Chaitanya Tadepalli, UW Madison
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Magnetic Reconnection, a Celestial Phenomenon in the Laboratory, Jan Egedal and the WiPPL team , UW Madison
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March 2022

   Tuesday, March 1st
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Unraveling the Bulk and Surface Theories of Helical Higher-Order Topological Insulators, Ben Wieder, MIT
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Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; virtual -
Neutrinoless double beta decay in effective field theory, Wouter Dekens, UCSD
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   Wednesday, March 2nd
 Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar, Wednesday Nite @ The Lab;
7:00 pm; 1111 Biotech or UWBC webcam:
Fusion Energy, Solar Flares and Black Holes in the Wisconsin Plasma Physics Lab, Cary Forest, UW–Madison Physics
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   Thursday, March 3rd
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
How to create and leverage many-body entanglement for near-term quantum networks and simulation, Sophia Economou, Virginia Tech
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R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 4:00 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Quantum computing with semiconductor spins, Edwin Barnes, Virginia Tech
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   Friday, March 4th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Corrections to the LARGE-Volume Scenario, Daniel Junghans, Harvard University
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
Extreme Plasma Astrophysics, Dmitri Uzdensky, University of Colorado
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   Tuesday, March 8th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Simulating quantum many-body phenomena with superconducting qubits, Roman Kuzmin, University of Maryland
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Outreach; 7:00 pm; UW Space Place, 2300 S. Park St or live on their YouTube Channel. See for details.
A Brief History of Time(keeping): Optical atomic clocks and their applications, Shimon Kolkowitz, UW–Madison Physics
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   Wednesday, March 9th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link for those attending online: )
Rethinking AutoML for Diverse Tasks, Nicholas Roberts, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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   Thursday, March 10th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Skyrmion pairing: a topological route to superconductivity, Shubhayu Chatterjee, University of California Berkeley
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Seminar at Bergmann Group; 4:30 pm; Room 1306 Chamberlin Hall
A two-state picture of water and possible consequences , Professor Lars Pettersson, University of Stockholm
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   Friday, March 11th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Gravitational Wave Probes of Axion Rotations Responsible for Dark Matter and Baryon Asymmetry, Raymond Co, University of Minnesota
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
CFS and the new public-private fusion energy landscape, Robert Mumgaard, CFS Energy
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Outreach; 7:30 pm; H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building
Soundswaves: small - medium - large, Brian Rebel and others, UW–Madison Physics and other UW depts
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   Saturday, March 12th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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   Sunday, March 13th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 4:00 pm; Visit for more info
Quantum education open house at APS March Meeting, various, various
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   Monday, March 14th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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   Tuesday, March 15th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; Meeting ID: 912 3071 4547
Mining the transient sky in the new era of Multi-messenger Astrophysics, Raffaella Margutti, UC Berkeley
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   Wednesday, March 16th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Zoom link:
BI for AI: Energy conserving descent for optimization, Eva Silverstein, Stanford University
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   Thursday, March 17th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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   Friday, March 18th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Systematically testing all new physics solutions of the muon g-2 anomaly, Rodolfo Capdevilla, Perimiter Institute
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   Saturday, March 19th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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   Sunday, March 20th
Academic Calendar
Spring recess
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   Monday, March 21st
Academic Calendar
Classes resume
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; Virtual - link to be sent later
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   Tuesday, March 22nd
Department Meeting
12:15 pm; Virtual - link to be sent later
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Council Meeting
4:00 pm; 2314 Chamberlin
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   Wednesday, March 23rd
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Online Seminar: Please sign up for our mailing list at www.physicsmeetsml.org for zoom link. We will also livestream the talk in Chamberlin 5280.
Tuning Large Neural Networks via Zero-Shot Hyperparameter Transfer, Greg Yang, Microsoft Research
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; CANCELLED
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   Thursday, March 24th
Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall, Coffee and Cookies at 3:30 pm, Talk starts at 3:45 pm
Whitford Lecture - Massive Star Envelopes and Explosions: 3D Simulations and Observational Consequences, Lars Bildsten, KITP, UCSB
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   Friday, March 25th
Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 9:00 am; 4274 Chamberlin
HQAN Quantum Research Colloquium, Hannes Bernien and Kevin Singh (UChicago), Alex Levchenko (UW-Madison)
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Wormholes and Saddles in Axion Gravity, Gregory Loges, UW Madison
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
Exploring cosmology with the South Pole Telescope, Amy Bender, Argonne National Laboratory
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   Monday, March 28th
Special Talk; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall, Coffee and Cookies at 3:30 pm, Talk starts at 3:45 pm
"Exoplanet and solar system synergies through novel instrumentation and observations”, Dr. Emily Martin, 51 Pegasi b Fellow, UC Santa Cruz
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   Tuesday, March 29th
Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 6:00 pm;
Nuclei in Core-Collapse Supernovae, Shun Furusawa, Kanto Gakuin/iTHEMS
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   Wednesday, March 30th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link also available for online participants who signed up on our mailing list)
Machine Learning Statistical Gravity from Multi-Region Entanglement Entropy, Yi-Zhuang You, UC San Diego
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; B343 Sterling Hall
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   Thursday, March 31st
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin
ML, ray-based framework for tuning quantum dot devices: Two dots and beyond, Justyna Zwolak, NIST
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April 2022

   Friday, April 1st
Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 9:00 am; 4274 Chamberlin
HQAN Quantum Research Colloquium, Elizabeth Goldschmidt (UIUC), Edgar Solomonik (UIUC)
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
The Festina Lente Bound, Thomas Van Riet, Leuven University
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
Exploring anyons and black holes-like dynamics in flatland , Smitha Vishveshwara, UIUC
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   Saturday, April 2nd
Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 9:00 am; to indicate interest:
HQAN visit to UChicago, various, HQAN
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   Monday, April 4th
Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall, Coffee and Cookies at 3:30 pm, Talk starts at 3:45 pm
“Pathways to Detecting and Characterizing Rocky Habitable Planets”, Gudmundur Stefansson, Princeton University
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   Tuesday, April 5th
Academic Calendar; 7:00 am
Election Day
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R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin
Quantum stochastic resonance of individual Fe atoms, Sue Coppersmith, UNSW Sydney
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   Wednesday, April 6th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link also available for online participants who signed up on our mailing list)
Formal Mathematics Statement Curriculum Learning, Stanislas Polu, OpenAI
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Careers for Physicists; 2:00 pm; Chamberlain 4274
PGSC Professional Development Event, Ryan Roussell, SLAC
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   Thursday, April 7th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Encoded Silicon Qubits: A High-Performance & Scalable Platform for Quantum Computing, Dr. Nathan Holman
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Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 4:00 pm; Virtual, please register at
RED Talk: Data Science is on its Feet, Now Where is it Going?, Kyle Cranmer, AmFam Data Science Institute
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   Friday, April 8th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Hot Qubits on the Horizon, Greg Kaplanek, McMaster University, Perimeter Institute
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Exploring the Heart of Quantum Matter with Extreme Magnetic Fields, Gregory Boebinger, NHMFL-FSU
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   Saturday, April 9th
Wonders of Physics
11:00 am; Chamberlin Hall lobby
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Wonders of Physics
1:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
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Wonders of Physics
4:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
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   Sunday, April 10th
Wonders of Physics
1:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall or watch virtually at
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Wonders of Physics
4:00 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall or virtually at
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   Monday, April 11th
APS Chapters; 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 4274
APS Chapters Coffee Hour
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   Tuesday, April 12th
Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; virtual -
Black hole archeology with gravitational waves, Djuna Croom, IPPP Durham University
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Council Meeting
4:00 pm; 2314 Chamberlin
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   Wednesday, April 13th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link also available for online participants who signed up on our mailing list)
A duality connecting neural network and cosmological dynamics, Sven Krippendorf, Ludwig Maximilian University
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; B343 Sterling
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   Thursday, April 14th
ECE Distinguished Seminar Series; 1:00 pm; 1153 Mechanical Engineering
Geospatial Sensor Networks for Water and Agriculture, Supratik Guha, Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering, The University of Chicago, Argonne National Labs
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   Friday, April 15th
Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 9:00 am; 4274 Chamberlin
HQAN Quantum Research Colloquium, Angela Kou (UIUC), Smitha Vishveshwara (UIUC)
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
A Cosmological Lithium Solution from Discrete Gauged Baryon Minus Lepton Number, Seth Koren, University of Chicago
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
Atoms Interlinked by Light: Programmable Interactions and Emergent Geometry, Monika Schleier-Smith, Stanford University
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   Wednesday, April 20th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Online Seminar: Please sign up for our mailing list at www.physicsmeetsml.org for zoom link. We will also livestream the talk in Chamberlin 5280.
Effective Theory of Deep Neural Networks, Sho Yaida, Meta AI
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   Friday, April 22nd
Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 9:00 am;
Center for Molecular Quantum Transduction: Second Annual Symposium , Various, Various
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Searching for Axion Conversion with the Breakthrough Listen GBT Galactic Center Survey, Joshua Foster, MIT
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall -
Physics Department Climate Survey Results, Prof. Tulika Bose, UW-Madison, Department of Physics
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   Tuesday, April 26th
Thesis Defense; 2:00 pm; B343 Sterling
Hunting for cosmic neutrino sources from Giga- to Exa-electronvolt with IceCube, Alex Pizzuto, Physics PhD Graduate Student
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 4:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
Euclidean Wormholes: Conceptual Issues and Applications, Pablo Soler Gomis, CTPU - Institute for Basic Science
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Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 6:00 pm; virtual - Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 912 3071 4547
From SNe to SNRs: Hunting Legacies of Supernova Explosions in Supernova Remnants, Hiro Nagataki, RIKEN ABBL
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   Wednesday, April 27th
Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Chamberlin 5280 (Zoom link for those attending online: )
Quantum field theory and deep neural networks, Ro Jefferson, Nordita
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   Thursday, April 28th
R. G. Herb Condensed Matter Seminar; 10:00 am; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Few-layer MoTe2: an Unconventional, Ferroelectric Superconductor, Prof. Daniel Rhodes, UW-Madison Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
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   Friday, April 29th
Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
A chiral SU(5) theory with three generations, Daniel Stolarski, Carleton University
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Thesis Defense; 2:00 pm; B343 Sterling or join online:
Intensity Mapping: Science and Instrumentation Across the Electromagnetic Spectrum, Trevor Oxholm, Physics PhD Graduate Student
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2103 Chamberlin Hall
Structural Dynamics in Biology using LCLS, Mark Hunter, SLAC
Presentation: Structural Dynamics in Biology using LCLS.docx
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May 2022

   Monday, May 2nd
Academic Calendar
Final exam block
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Thesis Defense; 9:30 am; B343 Sterling
The Influence of Cosmic Ray Transport on the Stability of Interstellar Gas, Evan Heintz, Physics PhD Graduate Student
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GREAT IDEAS coffee hour (led by GMaWiP); 11:00 am; 5310 CH (coffee and snacks provided)
GREAT IDEAS coffee hour (GMaWiP), N/A - discussion session
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   Tuesday, May 3rd
Academic Calendar
Final exam block
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NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; 4274 Chamberlin Hall and Zoom
CANCELLED --- The Experiment for Cryogenic Large-Aperture Intensity Mapping (EXCLAIM), Eric Switzer, NASA/Goddard
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Council Meeting
4:00 pm; 2314 Chamberlin
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   Wednesday, May 4th
Academic Calendar
Final exam block
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Physics ∩ ML Seminar; 11:00 am; Online Seminar: Please sign up for our mailing list at www.physicsmeetsml.org for zoom link. We will also livestream the talk in Chamberlin 5280.
Renormalization Group Flow as Optimal Transport, Semon Rezchikov, Harvard University
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Department Meeting
12:15 pm; B343 Sterling
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   Thursday, May 5th
Academic Calendar
Final exam block
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Astronomy Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 4421 Sterling Hall
Revealing Obscured Dusty Star-Forming Galaxies in the Early Universe, Dr. Sinclaire Manning, Univ. Massachusetts - Amherst
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   Friday, May 6th
Academic Calendar
Last class day
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Final exam block
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Plasma Physics (Physics/ECE/NE 922) Seminar; 12:05 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Hot Atmospheres of Cool Stars: From Physical Conditions to Physical Processes, Dr. Nancy S. Brickhouse, 2022 Distinguished Alumni Awardee, Senior Science Advisor Center for Astrophysics, Harvard University & Smithsonian
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Theory Seminar (High Energy/Cosmology); 1:00 pm; Chamberlin 5280
String Solutions Without Supersymmetry, Savdeep Sethi, University of Chicago
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Thesis Defense; 3:00 pm; 5310 Chamberlin Hall
Metasurfaces for Mid-Infrared Applications, Gregory Holdman, Physics PhD Graduate Student
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Physics Department Colloquium; 3:30 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
The topology of tuning a non-Hermitian instrument: knots, braids, and exceptional points, Jack Harris, Yale
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   Saturday, May 7th
Academic Calendar
Study day
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Final exam block
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   Sunday, May 8th
Academic Calendar
Final exams
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   Monday, May 9th
Academic Calendar
Final exams
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Thesis Defense; 3:00 pm; 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Hunting for Multimessenger Transients and Lensed Supernovae, Robert Morgan, Physics PhD Graduate Student
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   Tuesday, May 10th
Academic Calendar
Final exams
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Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; virtual - Join Zoom Meeting
Light Dark Matter: Collective Effects in the Lab and in Stars, Edoardo Vitagliano, UCLA
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   Wednesday, May 11th
Academic Calendar
Final exams
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Wisconsin Quantum Institute; 1:30 pm; 5310 Chamberlin
Quantum Networking at AFRL, Dr. Kathy-Anne Soderberg , Air Force Research Lab (AFRL)
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   Thursday, May 12th
Academic Calendar
Final exams
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NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; Chamberlin 4274
High-precision measurement of the W boson mass at CDF, Bo Jayatilaka, Fermilab
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   Friday, May 13th
Academic Calendar
Final exams
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Academic Calendar; 12:00 pm
School of Nursing Graduate Graduation Celebration and Hooding Ceremony
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Academic Calendar; 5:30 pm
Commencement (Doctoral and Medical Professional)
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Academic Calendar; 5:30 pm
DDEEA Spring 2022 Graduation Recognition
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   Saturday, May 14th
Academic Calendar; 9:30 am
School of Human Ecology Undergraduate Graduation Open House
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Academic Calendar; 12:00 pm
Commencement (Bachelor&#39;s, Master&#39;s, Law)
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Academic Calendar; 2:00 pm
School of Nursing Undergraduate Graduation Celebration
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   Sunday, May 15th
Academic Calendar; 10:00 am
iSchool Graduation Celebration
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   Tuesday, May 17th
Network in Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries (N3AS) Seminar; 2:00 pm; Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 912 3071 4547
Implicit correlations within phenomenological parametric models of the neutron star equation of state, Isaac Legred, Caltech
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   Monday, May 23rd
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4 week summer session begins
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NPAC (Nuclear/Particle/Astro/Cosmo) Forum; 2:30 pm; Chamberlin 4274
Ruling out QCD phase transition behind a PBH origin of LIGO/Virgo events, Pasquale Serpico, Laboratoire d'Annecy-le-Vieux de Physique Théorique (LAPTH), France
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   Tuesday, May 24th
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4-week summer session
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   Wednesday, May 25th
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4-week summer session
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Physics Summer Fun; 12:30 pm; 5310 Chanberlin
Indoor recess (it's a rainy Wednesday!), Sharon Kahn
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   Thursday, May 26th
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4-week summer session
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   Tuesday, May 31st
Academic Calendar
3 week summer session begins
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