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Physics Colloquium

Zoom Recording ID: 93003804213 UUID: krt8uNTwQc6NrKrsHxjAkQ== Meeting Time: 2022-05-11 07:52:31pm

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Chemically functionalizing low-dimensional quantum materials with a focus on quantum dots as a system of charge frustration | Tamar Mentzel, UC-Riverside, April 27 2022

Low-dimensional materials provide an opportunity for discovery of new physics because ofenhanced quantum effects and increased correlations. As their properties are heavily influencedby their…

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MMA: Probing Compact Objects with Cosmic Particles - Ke Fang 2021, Shakti P. Duggal award winner

Zoom Recording ID: 93003804213 UUID: Tt01D4VKSC6+Rim1tx0LHQ== Meeting Time: 2022-04-20 08:06:36pm

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Weak lensing with the Hyper Suprime-Cam Survey – and beyond! | Rachel Mandelbaum, CMU, April 13 2022

Weak gravitational lensing is one of the most sensitive probes of the growth of structure inthe Universe, and is therefore a key part of the cosmological community's program forunderstanding…

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Physics Admissions metrics and the promotion of graduate student success | Dr. Ben Zwickl, RIT, 3/3/2022

Physics graduate education is changing due to a variety of factors, including the interdisciplinary nature of research, a desire for greater diversity and inclusion within physics, and increasing…

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A multimessenger view of the ultra-high-energy | UniverseRafael Alves Batista, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 2/23/2022

The origins of the most energetic particles in the Universe has been a long-standing puzzle. In the quest to identify their sources, it is essential to understand how these particles are…

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Hunting for Galactic PaVatrong | Shuo Zhang, Bard College, 2/21/2022

Cosmic rays with energies up to a few PeV (10^15 PeV) are believed to be of Galactic origin. However, after a century since the discovery, the origin of Galactic cosmic-rays still remains a mystery.…

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meV to PeV: the Search for Nu Physics | Sepencer N. Axani. MIT 2/16/2022

Speaker:Spencer N. Axani, MITAbstract:Determining if the neutrino is its own antiparticle is one of the most pressing questions inmodern day elementary particle physics. It has far reaching…

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The Intersection between Cosmic Rays and Particle Physics with IceCube | Dennis Soldin, University of Delaware, 2/14/2022

Cosmic rays are charged particles that enter the Earth’s atmosphere where they in-teract with air molecules at energies of more than 10 times the center-of-mass energy at the Large Hadron…

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Chasing the Ghost Particle: Neutrino Astronomy at the South Pole | Brian Clark, MSU 2/9/2022

Neutrinos, tiny ghostlike particles billions of times lighter than atoms, areunique messengers to the cosmos. They are created under exceptionalcircumstances— from the nuclear fusion of the…

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Shock Acceleration of Cosmic Rays in the inhomogeneous interstellar medium | Siyao Xu, Princeton, 2/7/2022

With the development of multi-messenger astronomy and the detection of astrophysical neutrinos, we are in a golden age of new cosmic ray (CR) measurements and studies. Supernova remnants are believed…

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Physics Colloquium

Zoom Recording ID: 99934722754 UUID: 99VPGlbWSPyQ2h3BSc3Ubg== Meeting Time: 2021-12-08 08:29:05pm

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Physics Colloquium

Zoom Recording ID: 99934722754 UUID: W2K9DfxURayl8ByYhSCdag== Meeting Time: 2021-12-01 08:27:19pm

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On Electrons and Machine Learning Force Fields | Alexandre Tkatchenko, Université de Luxemburge 11/10/2021

On Electrons and Machine Learning Force FieldsMachine Learning Force Fields (MLFF) should be accurate, efficient, and applicable to molecules, materials, and interfaces thereof. The first step toward…

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The Role of the Domain Expert in the Era of Big Data | Emille Ishida, Laboratoire de Physique de Clermont 11/3/2021

The Role of the Domain Expert in the Era of Big Data The era of big data brought astronomy and computer science together by the adoption of machine learning techniques applied to large, and complex,…

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Explosions in High-Speed Reactive Flows | Elain Oran, Texas A&M 2021/10/13

Explosions in High-Speed Reactive Flows The most complex and difficult problems in fluid dynamics involve transitions among what seem to be relatively stable states. When these systems also involve…

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