Colloquia 2015-2016 Spring

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 timelocation
Feb 24Roberto Piazza — Politecnico di Milano, Milano, ItalySurprises in particle sedimentation » more
Mar 02Mete Atatüre — Cambridge University, Cambridge, UKQuantum optics of spins and photons » more
Mar 16M. Suhail Zubairy — Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USAAn adventure in psychic communication:
Optical communication with invisible photons » more
Mar 30Taner Yıldırım —NIST Center for Neutron Research, National Institute of Standards and TechnologyHigh-Capacity Hydrogen/Methane Storage and Carbon Captures in Metal Organic Frameworks (Mof): The Current Progress and Challenges » more
Apr 06Giovanni Volpe — Bilkent University, AnkaraActive Matter » more
Apr 20A. Baha Balantekin — University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USANeutrinos in Physics and Astrophysics » more
APR 27Ekmel Özbay —Bilkent University, AnkaraNanotechnology at Work: From Basic Science to Spin-Off Companies» more