Spring 2016 Seminars

Feb 3 - Perry Rice, Miami University
"The Jaynes-Cummings Model is Badass"

Feb 10 - Alumnus Vince Billock, Ohio State University
"Seeing Forbidden Colors and Biased Hallucinations: Visual Catastrophes, Nonlinear Dynamics and New Aspects of a Very Old Idea"

Feb 17 - Alumnus Wes Bailey, Sproutling, San Francisco
"Software Engineering, Data Science and Startups: A Physicists Journey Through a Changing World of Technology"

Feb 24 - Frank Narducci, Naval Air Systems Command, Maryland
"Successfully Publishing in Physical Review Letters/The Physical Review"

Feb 26 - Special Friday Seminar - Perry Rice, Miami University
"Gravitational Waves"


Mar 2 - Tony Lee, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
"Synchronization of nonlinear oscillators"

Mar 9 - Kim Fook Lee, Northwestern University
"Quantum Nonlinearity in Multiple Scattering, Carbon Nanotube, and Biological System"

Mar 16 - No Seminar, APS March Meeting

Mar 23 - No Seminar, Spring Break

Mar 30 - John Thomas, North Carolina State University
"Testing String Theory? Scale Invariance in Expanding Strongly Interacting Fermi Gases"


Apr 6 - Steve Rolston, University of Maryland, College Park
"Where is my Quantum Computer?"

Apr 7, 7:30pm - Benson Memorial Lecture, 152 Shideler Hall
Stacy McGaugh,
Dept of Astronomy, Case Western Reserve University
"Gravity and Cosmology a Century after Einstein"

Apr 13 - Laura Wessels, Xavier University
"Membrane fusion of an Influenza Virion and Calcein Encapsulated Liposome"

Apr 20 - Irina Novikova, College of William and Mary
"Cool quantum optics with hot atoms"

Apr 27 - No Seminar, Undergraduate Research Forum


May 4 - Awards Presentations