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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.

Fall 2018:

August 27:  Steve Strogatz, Math Department, Cornell University
Title: Forgotten Gems of Calculus
Host: Andre LeClair

September 10:  Kin Fai Mak, Cornell University
Title: Path towards Bose-Einstein Condensation of Excitons at High Temperatures
Host: Paul McEuen

September 17: Vashti Sawtelle, Michigan State University - Krumhansl Lecture
Title: Designing for Affect:  Inclusion and Diversity in Physics
Host: Natasha Holmes

September 24: Shoucheng Zhang, Stanford University - The Bethe Lectures
Title: Topological Insulators and Superconductors
Host: Eun-Ah Kim

October 1:  Keivan Stassun, Vanderbilt University
Title: An Era of Precision Astrophysics for Exoplanets, Stars, and the Milky Way
Host:  Dong Lai

October 15:  Fred Rasio, Northwestern - Salpeter Lecture
Title:  The Astrophysics of LIGO Sources
Host: Dong Lai

October 22:  Jean Carlson, UC Santa Barbara - Ralls Lecture
Title: Reverse Engineering Complexity
Host: Jim Sethna

October 29:  Andrea Cavalleri, Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter (MPSD)
Title: Photo-induced Superconductivity and Other Stories
Host: Kyle Shen

November 5:  Ivan Bazarov, Cornell
Title:  Physics of Bright Beams
Host: Matthias Liepe

November 12:  Michelle Wang, Cornell
Title:  Torsional Consequences of DNA Motor Proteins
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*November 19:  Lena Kourkoutis, A&EP, Cornell
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*Thanksgiving week

*November 26:  Paul McEuen, Cornell
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*week after Thanksgiving

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March 18:  Ruth Murray-Clay, UC Santa Cruz - Salpeter Lecture
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March 25:  
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April 8:  John Preskill, Caltech - The Bethe Lectures
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April 22:  Bruce Draine PhD '78, Princeton University - Gold Lecture
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