Seminars & Colloquia

 

2019-20 Department Colloquium

~ Tuesdays at 3:45pm in Broida 1640 ~

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

Fall 2019

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

10/1/19 3:45 pm  Chris Reynolds, University of Cambridge Particle physics beyond the Standard Model (and other fun) with clusters of galaxies Broida 1640

10/8/19

3:45 pm

Matthieu Wyart (EPFL)

Architecture and Co-Evolution of Allosteric Materials

Broida 1640

10/15/19

3:45pm

Joseph Checkelsky (MIT)

Entanglement entropy and superselection sectors

Broida 1640

10/22/19

3:45pm

Irene Chen (UCSB)

 

Broida 1640

10/29/19

3:45pm

Chandralekha Singh (Pittsburgh)

Facilitating thinking and learning in and beyond the physics classrooms

Broida 1640

11/5/19

3:45pm

Lucile Savary, ENS-Lyon

Magnets Meet Metals

Broida 1640

11/26/19

3:45pm

Nikta Fakhri, MIT

Thermodynamics of biological active matter

Broida 1640

12/3/19

3:45pm

Jean-Luc Margot (UCLA)

Probing planetary processes and interior structre with high-precision rotation measurements

Broida 1640

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019-20 Soft and Living Matter Seminar Series

-Fridays at 1:30pm in 1601 Elings unless otherwise noted-

Coordinated by Physics and Materials

Fall 2019

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

Fri, Oct 4

1:30pm Lisa Manning, Syracuse University How do collections of cells and fiber networks become rigid? 1601 Elings Hall

Fri, Oct 11

11:00am

 Matthieu Wyart, EPFL

Landscape and generalisation in deep learning

MRL 2053

Fri, Oct  25 1:30pm Mike Hagen, Brandeis University Simulating the assembly of viruses and bacterial microcompartments Elings Hall 1601
Fri, Nov 1        
Fri, Nov 8 1:30pm Sarah Innes-Gold, UCSB Polyelectrolyte Conformation Controlled by Trivalent-Rich Ion Jacket Elings Hall 1601
Fri, Nov 15 1:30pm Kris Delaney, UCSB   Elings Hall 1601
Fri, Nov 22 1:30pm      
Fri, Dec 6 1:30pm Dan Needleman, Harvard   Elings Hall 1601
Fri, Dec 13 1:30pm      

2019-20 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.

https://www.kitp.ucsb.edu/strings/seminars

Fall 2019

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

Tues, Oct 1 12:30PM Steve Giddings, UCSB Gravitational dressing: soft changes, holography, and the quantum strcture of gravity  BROIDA 3302

Thurs, Oct 3

2:00PM  Geoffrey Penington, STANFORD

Entanglement Wedge Reconstruction and the Information Paradox

KITP Auditorium

Tues, Oct 15

12:30PM

Brianna Grado-White, UCSB 

Strong Subadditivity for Holography with a Cutoff

BROIDA 3302

Thurs, Oct 17 2:00PM Javier Magan, BALSERIO  Entaglement Entropy and Superselection Sectors  KITP SSR
Tues, Oct 22 12:30PM  David Berenstein, UCSB  TBA 

BROIDA 3302

Thurs, Oct 24 2:00PM Bogdan Ganchev, CAMBRIDGE  Weak Cosmic Censorship in Einstein-Scalar theory in flat 4D KITP Auditorium
Tues, Oct 29 12:30PM Haoyu Sun, BERKELEY & KITP  TBA 

BROIDA 3302

Thurs, Oct 31 2:00PM  Silviu Pufu, PRINCETON TBA  KITP SSR 
Tues, Nov 5 12:30PM Gary Horowitz, UCSB  TBA  BROIDA 3302
Thurs, Nov 7  2:00PM Mudassir Moosa, CORNELL  TBA  KITP SSR
Tues, Nov 12 12:30PM Phil Saad, STANFORD Late time correlation functions, baby universes, and ETH in JT gravity BROIDA 3302
Thurs, Nov 14 2:00 PM John Cardy, BERKELY & OXFORD  TTbar Deformed Correlation Functions KITP SSR
Tues, Nov 19 12:30PM Jospehine Suh, CALTECH  TBA  BROIDA 3302
Thurs, Nov 21 2:00 PM Hirosi Ooguri, CALTECH & TOKYO IPMU  TBA  KITP SSR 
Tues, Nov 26  12:30PM Xi Dong, UCSB  TBA  BROIDA 3302
Thur, Dec 12 2:00PM Onkar Parrikar, U PENN  TBA  KITP SSR

2019-20 ABC...z Seminar Series

http://abcz.physics.ucsb.edu/

Fall 2019

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Location

Thurs, September 26 3:45 Boris Tankhilevich, Magtera Inc. Compact Tunable Terahertz Source based on Spintronic Magnon Lasing Effect 1640 Broida 

Thurs, October 3

3:45 Lisa Manning, Syracuse University Predicting failure in disordered solids 1640 Broida