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Colloquia 2015-2016 Fall


The Physics Colloquia are designed to address a non-specialist, broad audience and introduce topics of contemporary research through lectures by leading experts. We warmly invite all members of the student body, including undergraduates enrolled in any programme.

Each colloquium will be held in Electrical and Electronics Engineering building theater EE01 (Click here to see the map, click here for the campus map and building codes)

day  time location
Wednesdays 15:40 EE01
Sep 16

Ümit Özgür — Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA USA

III-Nitride LEDs for Lighting: Opportunities and challenges » more

Nov 4

Dieter Suter — Fakultät Physik, TU Dortmund, Germany

Quantum computers: promise, problems and possible solutions » more

Nov 11

Onofrio Maragò — CNR-IPCF, Istituto per i Processi Chimico-Fisici, Messina, Italy

Optical trapping of nanostructures » more

Nov 18

Jens Biegert — ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain

Mid-IR-driven Electron Recollision: Molecular Diffraction Imaging and Attosecond soft-X-rays » more

Nov 25

Paolo Creminelli — ICTP, Trieste, Italy

Inflation: What do we know about the beginning of the Universe? » more

Dec 16

Feryal Özel — University of Arizona, USA

Solving the Mysteries of Neutron Stars and Black Holes » more

Colloquia Poster