Condensed Matter and Surface Science Program at Ohio University


Every Thursday 4:10 pm - 245 Walter Hall

Fall 2015 Schedule
Spring 2016 Schedule
2014-2015 series
(Physics & Astronomy Colloquium)

Fall 2015

DateSpeaker Affiliation TitleContact
  August 27    
  September 3 Martin E. Kordesch  Ohio University  Thermionic Cathodes-Tales from the Trailing Edge of Science Ulloa
  September 10 Eric Stinaff  Ohio University  2D Crystals Ulloa
  September 17 Hugh Richardson  Ohio University  Absolute Temperature Measurements Below the Diffraction Limit Ulloa
  September 24 Arthur Smith  Ohio University  Investigating Spin-Polarized Surface States of Magnetic Nitride Systems Using Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy Sandler
  October 1 Rolando Valdés Aguilar  The Ohio State University  Studying Matter with Terahertz Radiation Ulloa
  October 8    
  October 15    
  October 22 Mehdi Zarea  Loyola University  Seminar Cancelled Sandler
  October 29 Tomas Wagner   University of Pardubice   Chalcogenide Glass Films For Nanoscale Memories Gang
  November 5 Daniel Gall  Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute  Materials Property Guessing: The Resistivity Problem Smith
  November 12 Petra Stumm  Advanced Micro Devices (Austin,TX)  Microelectronic Product Development Drabold
  November 19 Poster Session Announcement  Clippinger Second & Third Floor Lobbies  Joint Poster Session Welch
  December 3    

Spring 2016

DateSpeaker Affiliation Title Contact
  January 15 (Friday)    
  January 22 (Friday)    
  January 29 (Friday    
  February 4    
  February 11 David Lederman  West Virginia University  Probing the Surface States of Topological Insulators Ulloa
  February 18 Not Available    Not Available
  February 25 Fengyuan Yang  Ohio State University   FMR-Drive Pure Spin Transport in Metals and Magnetic Insulators Smith
  March 10    
  March 17    
  March 24    
  March 31 Silvia Kusminskiy  University of Erlangen-Nuremberg  Adiabatic Reaction Forces in Mesoscopic Systems Sandler
  April 7 Zheng Gai  Oak Ridge National Laboratory  Growth and Properties of Magnetic Nanostructures and Thin Films Smith
  April 14    
  April 21 Gang Chen  Ohio University  Physics of Amorphous Memristor Materials Ulloa

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