Condensed Matter and Surface Science Program at Ohio University


Every Thursday 4:10 pm - 245 Walter Hall

Fall 2013 Schedule
Spring 2014 Schedule
2012-2013 series
(Physics & Astronomy Colloquium)

Fall 2013

DateSpeaker Affiliation TitleContact
  August 29 Volker Rose Argonne National Laboratory  Shining Light on Nanoscale Materials: From Picasso to the Ultimate Resolution in X-Ray Microscopy Hla
  September 5    
  September 12 Timothy Sweeney US Naval Research Laboratory  Cavity Assisted Electron Spin Flip: A Solid-State Qubit Coupled to a Photonic Crystal Stinaff
  September 19 Howard Jackson University of Cincinnati Probing the Band Structure and Carrier Dynamics of Single Semiconductor Nanowires  Govorov
  September 26 Jay Gupta Ohio State University Tunable control over individual dopants in semiconductors via STM positioning of charged defects Smith
  October 3 Daniel Lacks Case Western Reserve University The most important unsolved problem in condensed matter and surface sciences -- electrostatic charging Drabold
  October 10 Tijana Rajh Argonne National Laboratory Electroactive Biocomposites: From Nanosurgeons to Energy Gradient Architectures Hla
  October 17    
  October 24 Richard Palmer University of Birmingham, UK Organising Atoms: From Atomic Manipulation To Size-Selected Atomic Clusters Hla
  October 31 Andrei Kogan University of Cincinnati Transport spectroscopy of Kondo dynamics in a single-electron transistor Ulloa
  November 7    
  November 14 Jie Shan Case Western Reserve University Atomically thin MoS2 crystals - a new two-dimensional semiconductor Ulloa
  November 21 Zijian Diao Ohio University-Eastern Campus How to search and count on a quantum computer? Rack
  December 5 Alex Levchenko Michigan State University Quantum rectification in mesoscopic circuits: point contacts, 2DEG bi-layers, Giaever transformers Sandler
  December 12 Hidekazu Saito National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology, Japan Electrical Creation of Spin Polarization in Ge at Room Temperature Jadwisienczak

Spring 2014

DateSpeaker Affiliation Title Contact
  January 16    
  January 21 Jixin Chen Rice University Single-Molecule Protein and DNA Dynamics at Interfaces Richardson
  January 30 Peter Kekenes-Huskey University of California-San Diego Richardson
  February 6 Richard De La Rue University of Glasgow Nanophotonic Structures for Sensing: Exploiting Photonic Crystal and Metamaterial Concepts Jadwisienczak
  February 13 TBA Sandler
  February 20 George Martins Oakland University p?! Ulloa
  February 27 Caio Lewenkopf Universidade Federal Fluminense Emergence of Magnetism in Graphene Systems Ulloa
  March 13      
  March 20 Nina Markovic Johns Hopkins University Quantum interference noise in graphene Ulloa
  March 27      
  April 3 Fanyao Qu University of Brasilia Strain Induced Topological Phase Transition in Graphen Nonoribbons and Excitonic Effects on Optical Spectra of Monolayer MoS2 Ulloa
  April 10 Nikolas Podraza University of Toledo Utilizing Optical Characterization for Materials and Device Development Drabold
  April 17   Poster Session Announcement   Clippinger Second & Third Floor Lobbies DEADLINE: Please submit your poster title(s) and author(s) by March 12 Welch
  April 24      

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