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Upcoming Colloquia

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Listed below are upcoming colloquia in Physics and Related Fields. All events take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. in Schwartz Auditorium,  Rockefeller Hall. Refreshments are served 3:30 – 3:50 p.m.

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Fall 2017:

August 28:  Sid Redner, Santa Fe Institute
Title:  Is Basketball Scoring just a Random Walk?
Host:  Jim Sethna

September 11:  CANCELLED
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September 18: Andy Ruina, Cornell University
Title:  Why Don't Bicylces Fall Over?
Host:  Jane Wang

September 25:  Brad Ramshaw, Cornell University
Title:  Weyl Fermions:  New Ingredients for Correlated States of Matter
Host: J.C. Séamus Davis

October 2:  Alyssa Goodman, Harvard - Salpeter Lecture
Title:  The Dark Web of Star Formation
Host: Lisa Kaltenegger

October 16:  Margaret Murnane, JILA, University of Colorado - The Bethe Lectures
Title:  Science at the Timescale of the Electron:  Coherent X-ray Beams from Tabletop Femtosecond Lasers
Host: Katja Nowack

October 23:  David Poland, Yale University - Kieval Lecture
Title:  Critical Phenomena and the Conformal Bootstrap
Host: Tom Hartman

October 30:  Mike Niemack, Cornell University
Title:  Probing Fundamental Physics and Cosmic Structure with Current and Future CMB Surveys
Host:  Ira Wasserman

November 6:  Nadya Mason, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Ralls Lecture
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Host:  Kyle Shen

November 13:  Heinrich Jaeger, University of Chicago - Henley Lecture
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Host:  Itai Cohen

November 20:  Julia Thom-Levy, Cornell University
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Host:  Peter Wittich

November 27:  Scott Aaronson, University of Texas at Austin -  Messenger Lectures
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Host:  Paul Ginsparg

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Spring 2018:

January 29:  Matthias Liepe, Cornell University
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Host: Jim Sethna

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February 12:  Eun-Ah Kim, Cornell
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February 26:  Antoine Georges, Simons Foundation and College de France
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Host:  Eun-Ah Kim

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March 12:  Peter Graham, Stanford University
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Host:  Csaba Csaki

March 19: 
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March 26:  Saul Teukolsky, Cornell University - The Bethe Lectures
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April 9:  DO NOT FILL; HOLD FOR ASTRONOMY
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April 16:  DO NOT FILL; HOLD FOR ASTRONOMY
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April 23:  DO NOT FILL; HOLD FOR ASTRONOMY
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April 30: Renu Malhotra, University of Arizona - Thomas Gold Lecture
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Host: Dong Lai

May 7: Noah Finkelstein, University of Colorado Boulder
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Host:  Natasha Holmes