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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Anna Pappa, Freie Universität Berlin

CANCELED

Institute for Quantum Information (IQI) Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Annenberg 107
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Luke Zoltan Kelley, Lindheimer Fellow, CIERA, Northwestern University

Binary Supermassive Black Holes and their Electromagnetic Counterparts

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 312
Friday, June 7, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Greg Salvesen, NSF Astronomy & Astrophysics Postdoc Fellow, Department of Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara

Black Hole Spin Misalignments in Microquasars

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, June 7, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Oleg Kabernik, Graduate Student, Raussendorf Group, University of British Columbia

Operator Algebras in Quantum Theory: A Practical Perspective

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, May 31, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Rhondale (Ron) Tso, Graduate Student, TAPIR, Caltech

Gravitational Wave Astronomy: Sweeping Through the Spectrum

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, May 31, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Jinsoo Park, Graduate Student, Bernardi group, Applied Physics and Materials Science
Jin-Jian Zhou, Postdoctoral Scholar, Bernardi group, Applied Physics and Materials Science

Ab initio electronic T1 spin relaxation times in silicon and diamond & Computing charge transport in materials from first principles

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, May 24, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Angela Berti, Graduate Student, Department of Physics, University of California, San Diego

Assembly bias, galactic conformity, and the galaxy-halo connection

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, May 24, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Hakan E. Tureci, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University

Quantum Electrodynamics of Superconducting Circuits

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Daniel Stilck França, University of Copenhagen

Weak simulation and benchmarking of sparse quantum circuits

Institute for Quantum Information (IQI) Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Annenberg 107
Friday, May 17, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Richard Kueng, Postdoctoral Scholar, Preskill and Tropp groups

Projected least squares: a numerically cheap quantum tomography procedure with optimal error bounds

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Toby Cubitt, University College London

Hamiltonian simulation meets holographic duality

Institute for Quantum Information (IQI) Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Annenberg 107
Friday, May 10, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Peter Rabl, Assistant Professor, Theoretical Quantum Optics (TQO), TU Wien

PT-symmetry breaking in microscopic gain-loss systems

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, May 10, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Nathan Roth, Space-Science Institute Fellow, Department of Astronomy, University of Maryland and NASA Goddard

Interpreting the range of spectral properties from the tidal disruptions of stars by super-massive black holes

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, May 10, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
P.C.E. Stamp, Professor, University of British Columbia

Entanglement, Decoherence, & Quantum Ising Systems

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, May 3, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Andreas Wallraff, Professor for Solid State Physics, Department of Physics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Single Photon Detectors, Parity Measurements and Heralded Cat States in the Microwave Domain

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, May 3, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Andrea Lommen, Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Haverford College

The NICER mission and the Nanohertz Gravitational Wave Sky

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, May 3, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Alexander Kemper, Assistant Professor, Physics Department, North Carolina State University

Room temperature photo-induced electron-hole gas-to-liquid transition in 2D materials

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, April 26, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lina Necib, Sherman Fairchild Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics, High Energy Physics, Caltech

The stellar local velocity distribution and its implications for dark matter

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, April 26, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Daniel Riedel, Postdoctoral Scholar in Applied Physics and Material Science, Faraon Group

Increasing spin-photon interface efficiencies via a tunable Fabry-Perot microcavity

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saeed Mehraban, MIT

The complexity of sampling from a weak quantum computer

Institute for Quantum Information (IQI) Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Annenberg 107
Friday, April 19, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
P.C.E. Stamp, Professor - Condensed Matter Theory, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of British Columbia and Caltech

CORRELATED WORLDLINE THEORY of QUANTUM GRAVITY

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, April 19, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Hechen Ren, IQIM Postdoctoral Scholar, Nadj-Perge Group

Probing Topological Superconductivity in a Phase-Controlled Planar Josephson Junction

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Angela Capel Cuevas, ICMAT

Entropy decays for 1D quantum Gibbs samplers

Institute for Quantum Information (IQI) Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Annenberg 107
Friday, April 12, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Xiao-Gang Wen, Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Emergent higher symmetry in topological phases of matter

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 201
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Jonathan Simon, Associate Professor of Physics & The James Franck Institute, and IME Fellow, University of Chicago

Making matter from light: Mott Insulators and Topological Fluids

KNI Distinguished Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, April 5, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Jon Kindem, Postdoctoral Scholar, Faraon Group

“Quantum Nanophotonics with Ytterbium in Yttrium Orthovanadate"

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Thursday, April 4, 2019
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Raju Valivarthi, ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona

Towards real world quantum networks

INQNET Seminar Series
Location: Lauritsen 469
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adam Bene Watts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Exponential separation between shallow quantum circuits and unbounded fan-in shallow classical circuits

Institute for Quantum Information (IQI) Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Annenberg 107
Friday, March 15, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Miao Li, Flatiron Research Fellow, Galaxy Formation, CCA, Flatiron Institute

When Supernovae-driven Outflows Meet with the Circumgalactic Medium

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, March 15, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Anand Natarajan, IQIM Postdoctoral Scholar, Vidick Group

Algorithms and Lower Bounds for Entangled XOR Games

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, March 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Camille Avestruz, KICP Fellow, KICP, University of Chicago

Simulations for Cluster-Based Cosmology

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, March 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Camille Avestruz, KICP Fellow, KICP, University of Chicago

Simulations for Cluster-Based Cosmology

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Thursday, March 7, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Matt Nichols, PhD student, Zwierlein Group, MIT

Probing the 2D Fermi-Hubbard Model Under a Quantum Gas Microscope

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: Lauritsen 469
Friday, March 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lluís Mas-Ribas, Postdoctoral Scholar, Astrophysics and Space Sciences, JPL / Caltech

Radiation-pressure Waves and Multiphase Quasar Outflows

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, March 1, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sophie Ding, Victor Albert, Kevin Slagle

Lightning Round

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, February 22, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Krista Lynne Smith, Postdoctoral Scholar, Deartment of Physics, Stanford University

High-Energy Astrophysics with Exoplanet Satellites: AGN, Jets, and Blazars

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Thursday, February 21, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Siyao Xu, Hubble Fellow, Department of Astronomy, University of Wisconsin-Madison

New regimes of the small-scale turbulent dynamo and astrophysical implications

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 312
Friday, February 15, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
David Vartanyan, Graduate Student, Dept of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University

Revival of the Fittest: Exploding Core-Collapse Supernovae

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Yann Bouffanais, Research Assistant, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Padova

Bayesian analysis for compact binaries

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, February 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chris White, Postdoctoral Researcher, KITP, UC Santa Barbara

A Systematic Approach to Tilted Black Hole Accretion

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 273
Friday, February 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Shinji Matsuo, Senior Distinguished Researcher, NTT Device Technology Laboratories

Heterogeneously integrated membrane photonic devices on Si substrate for datacom and computercom applications

Applied Physics Seminar Series
Location: Watson 104
Friday, February 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Serena Vinciguerra, Junior Scientist/Postdoc, Observational Relativity and Cosmology, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics

Be X-ray binaries: spinning stars messing up population synthesis predictions

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, February 1, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Nathan Shammah, Postdoctoral Researcher, Theoretical Quantum Physics Laboratory, RIKEN, Japan

Collective and local effects in the driven-dissipative dynamics of many-body quantum systems

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, January 25, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Daniel Wysocki, Graduate Student, Astrophysical Sciences and Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology

Constraining populations of compact binaries and their progenitors from gravitational wave detections

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, January 25, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Andrea Coladangelo, Graduate Student, Vidick Group

Unconditional separation of finite and infinite-dimensional quantum correlations

IQIM Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Seminar Series
Location: East Bridge 114
Friday, January 25, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Alba Grassi, Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, Stony Brook University

A solvable deformation of quantum mechanics

High Energy Theory Seminar Series
Location: Lauritsen 469
Friday, January 18, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Zachary Hafen, Graduate Student, CIERA, Northwestern University

From Observations to Origins: Disentangling Gas Flows in the Circumgalactic Medium

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 273
Friday, January 18, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dmitrii Gakakhov, UC Berkeley

BPS Hall algebra of scattering Hall states

High Energy Theory Seminar Series
Location: Lauritsen 469
Friday, January 11, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Serguei Ossokine, Junior Scientist/Postdoc, Astrophysical and Cosmological Relativity, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics

Numerical relativity: black holes and beyond

TAPIR Seminar Series
Location: Cahill 370
Friday, January 11, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
David Ramirez, UC Davis/QMAP

Chaos and CFT data in large c CFT_2

High Energy Theory Seminar Series
Location: Lauritsen 469

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