Fall 2017 Nuclear/Particle Physics Seminars

Unless otherwise noted, all talks are held in G-125 at 4:00 p.m. on Mondays

Scheduling by Ed Kinney: Edward.Kinney@colorado.edu

Fall 2017

Date Speaker Title of Presentation
August 28 Prof. Mu-Chun Chen, University of California, Irvine  Neutrino Mass Models and CP Violation 
September 4 Labor Day Holiday - No Seminar  
September 11    
September 18    
September 25    
October 2 Dr. Jeremy Lopez, University of Colorado  Measuring the νμ CC0π Cross Section on Water with the T2K Experiment 

October 9

October 16    

October 23

October 30


November 6    

November 13

November 20 (Fall Break)    
November 27    
December 4    
December 11 Hrant Gharibyan, Stanford University  TBA 

Spring 2017

Date Speaker Title of Presentation
January 16   MLK Day - No Seminar  
January 23    
January 30, G-130 Dr. Christopher Backhouse, California Institute of Technology  Unlocking neutrino mysteries with the NOvA experiment 
February 6    
February 7, 4:00PM, G-126 Dr. Evan Weinberg, Boston University  Lattice Quantum Finite Elements (QFE) for Conformal Field Theory 
February 13, G-130 Dr. John Alison, University of Chicago  Physics at the LHC: Why and How to go Beyond the Higgs Discovery 
February 20, G-130 Dr. Manuel Franco Sevilla, University of California, Santa Barbara  Strategies for searches of physics beyond the Standard Model in the XXI century 
February 27 Dr. Louise Skinnari, Cornell University  Top quarks & beyond at the Large Hadron Collider 
March 6    
March 13    
March 20    
March 27 (Spring Break)    
April 3 Prof. Xerxes Tata, University of Hawaii, Manoa  Supersymmetry: Aspirations and Prospects 
April 10 Prof. Steve Gubser, Princeton University  p-adic AdS/CFT 
April 17    
April 24    
May 1 Prof. Shanta de Alwis, University of Colorado  RG flow equations and Quantum Gravity