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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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Spring 2017:

January 30:  Peter Wittich, Cornell University
Title:  The Future of the Large Hadron Collider
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February 6:  Séamus Davis, Cornell University
Title:  Emergence of Electronic Liquid Crystal Phases in Correlated Superconductors
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February 13:  Gennady Shvets, Cornell University
Title:  Science and Applications of Optical Metamaterials
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February 27:  Natasha Holmes, Cornell University
Title:  From cookbook to authentic research: Rethinking introductory physics lab courses
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March 6:  Vidya Madhavan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Krumhansl Lecture
Title: Massless and Massive Electrons:  Relativistic Physics in Condensed Matter Systems
Host:  Kyle Shen

March 13:  Mariangela Lisanti, Princeton University
Title:  Hunting for Dark Matter in the Gamma-Ray Sky
Host: Csaba Csaki

March 20:  Kent Irwin, Stanford University - Cooper Lecture
Title:  Searching for axion and hidden photon dark matter with electromagnetic resonators:  the Dark Matter Radio experiment (DM Radio)
Host:  Mike Niemack

March 27:  Joseph Curtin, Joseph Curtin Studios LLC - The Henley 'Non-Spherical Cow' Lecture
Title: Can Stradivari's Sound be Measured?
Host:  Peter Wittich

April 10:  Shri Kulkarni, Caltech - The Terzian Lecture
Title:  The Restless Universe (Palomar Transient Factory)
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April 17: Georg Hoffstaetter, Cornell University
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April 24:  Joshua Frieman, Fermilab and the University of Chicago – The Bethe Lectures
Title:  Probing Cosmic Acceleration with the Dark Energy Survey
Host: Jim Alexander

May 1:  Justin Khoury, University of Pennsylvania - Kieval Lecture
Title:  New Approaches to Dark Matter
Host:  Eanna Flanagan

May 8:  Adam Burrows, Princeton University - Thomas Gold Lecture
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Fall 2017:

August 28:  Sidney Redner, Santa Fe Institute
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September 11: 
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September 18: Andy Ruina, Cornell University
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Host:  Jane Wang

September 25: 
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October 2:  Alyssa Goodman, Harvard - Salpeter Lecture
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October 16:  Margaret Murnane, JILA, University of Colorado - The Bethe Lectures
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Host: Katja Nowack

October 23:  David Poland, Yale University
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Host: Tom Hartman

October 30:  Matthias Liepe, Cornell University
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November 6:  Nadya Mason, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Host:  Kyle Shen

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

November 20:  Julia Thom-Levy, Cornell University
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November 27:  Scott Aaronson, University of Texas at Austin -  Messenger Lectures
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Host:  Paul Ginsparg