Condensed Matter Seminar Series

SPRING QUARTER 2012 

Welcome to the homepage for the Condensed Matter Physics Seminar Series hosted by the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Northwestern University. The Condensed Matter Seminar Series highlights a broad range of current research in experimental and theoretical condensed matter physics, including interdisciplinary research involving hard and soft condensed matter physics, atomic, molecular and optical sciences, and materials science. During the academic year the seminar meets weekly on Thursday afternoon at 4 pm in the Physics and Astronomy Department conference room, F235 in the Technological Institute, 2145 Sheridan Road on the Evanston Campus.

SCHEDULE
DATE SPEAKER HOST TITLE
May 3 Professor Guillaume Gervais
McGill University
Bill Halperin Quantum Matter "On-a-chip"
May 10 Speaker
Institution
Host Title
May 17 Dr. Yiqao Song
Schlumberger-Doll Research and Mass General Hospital
Bill Halperin Magnetic Resonance of Porous Media
May 24 Dr. Ivar Martin
Los Alamos National Laboratory
J. A. Sauls Spontaneous Quantum Hall Effect and Fractionalization in Itinerant Chiral Magnets
May 31 Professor Anton Vorontsov
Montana State University
J. A. Sauls Superconducting and Spin-Density-Wave states in Iron-Pnictides