Seminars & Colloquia

 

2018-19 Department Colloquium

~ Tuesdays at 3:45pm in Broida 1640 ~

Physics & KITP Colloquia Online:  http://online.kitp.ucsb.edu/online/colloq/

Fall 2018

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

10/2/2018

3:45 pm

Aron Wall, Stanford University

Why Black Holes Grow by Forgetting Information

Broida 1640

10/9/2018

3:45pm

Shou-Cheng Zhang, Stanford University 

 Discovery of the chiral Majorana fermion and its application to topological quantum computing

Broida 1640

10/16/2018

3:45pm Robin M. Canup, Southwest Research Institute 

Satellite Formation

Broida 1640

10/23/2018

3:45pm Tarun Grover, UC San Diego  Quantum entanglement as a probe of thermalization Broida 1640

10/30/2018

3:45pm David Patterson, UCSB  Quantum Control of Chiral Molecules Broida 1640
11/6/2018 3:45pm Massimo Vergassola, UCSD Learning to Soar Broida 1640

11/13/2018

3:45pm David Weld, UCSB Probing Quantum Dynamics with Strongly-driven Degenerate Gases Broida 1640
11/20/2018 3:45pm Andrea Young, UCSB Correlations in moire flat bands: topological order, symmetry breaking, and superconductivity  
11/27/2018 3:45pm Shmuel Rubinstein, Harvard    
12/4/2018 3:45pm Joel Moore, UCB    

 

2017-18 High Energy and Gravity Seminars

Tuesdays at 12:30pm in Broida 3302 and Thursdays at 2:00pm in KITP Small Seminar Room unless otherwise indicated.

Spring 2018

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018

12:30pm Henry Maxfield, UCSB The analytic bootstrap in 2D CFT, the Virasoro fusion kernel, and AdS3 gravity Broida 3302

Wednesday, Oct 10

3:00 pm

Jay Hubisz,Syracuse

HEP-HEX Seminar: Self-Organized Higgs Criticality

Broida 3302
Tuesday, Oct 16 12:30 pm Huajia Wang, KITP Probing beyond ETH at large c Broida 3302
Tuesday, Oct 23 12:30 pm Gustavo Joaquin Turiaci, UCSB Expanding the Wormhole in SYK Broida 3302
Tuesday, Oct 30 12:30 pm Gary Horowitz, UCSB Cosmic Censorship in Anti-de Sitter Spacetime KITP AUD
Wednesday, Oct 31 3:00 pm Ben Lillard, UC Irivine HEP-HEX Seminar: A High Quality Composite Axion Broida 3302
Tuesday, Nov 6 12:30 pm Marco Gorghetto, SISSA/ICTP HEP-HEX Seminar: Axions from Strings: the Attractive Solution Broida 3302
Thursday, Nov 15 2:00 pm Chris Akers, UC Berkeley Holographic Renyi entropy in quantum error-correction KITP SSR
Tuesday, Nov 27 12:30 pm David Berenstein, UCSB TBA Broida 3302
Wednesday, Nov 28 3:00 pm Tim Cohen,U. Oregon HEP-HEX Seminar: Hunting for Heavy Winos Broida 3302
Tuesday, Dec 4 12:30 pm Isabel Garcia Garcia, KITP TBA Broida 3302  
Wednesday, Dec 5 3:00 pm Lina Necib, CalTech HEP-HEX Seminar: TBA Broida 3302

 

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch

Wednesdays at 12:00pm in Broida 3302

Spring 2018

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

10/31/2018

12:00pm

Jared Goldberg (UCSB)

Adam Jermyn (KITP)

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch

Broida 3302

11/7/2018 12:00pm

Andrew Emerick (Columbia) 

Benny Tsang (KITP)

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch Broida 3302
11/14/2018 12:00pm

Charles Steinhardt

TBA

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch Broida 3302
11/21/2018 12:00pm 

Xin Wang (UCLA)

Thomas Kupfer (KITP)

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch Broida 3302
11/28/2018 12:00pm

TBA

TBA

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch Broida 3302
12/5/2018 12:00pm

TBA

TBA

Santa Barbara Astro Lunch Broida 3302

 

 

Upcoming Special Seminars

2018 - 2019

Date

Time

Speaker

Special Seminar

Location