MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Symposia

The 13th Annual Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Symposium:
Friday, May 16, 2014
Prof. Peter Fisher, Head, Department of Physics
Introductory Remarks video icon
Dr. Robert Penna, 2013–16 Pappalardo Fellow
(Theoretical Astrophysics)
"Spinning Black Holes"
Dr. Jeongwan Haah, 2013–16 Pappalardo Fellow
(Quantum Information Theory)
"Protecting Quantum Information"
Dr. Inna Vishik,  2013–16 Pappalardo Fellow
(Experimental Condensed Matter)
"Adventures in Unconventional Superconductivity"
Dr. Guy Bunin, 2013–16 Pappalardo Fellow
(Biophysics & Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics)
"From Symmetries to Probabilities"
Dr. Joshua Spitz,  2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow
(Experimental Nuclear and Particle Physics)
"Testing Einstein with Neutrinos"
The 12th Annual Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Symposium:
Friday, May 10, 2013
Prof. Janet Conrad, Professor of Physics, MIT
Introductory Remarks video icon
Dr. Meng Su, 2012–15 Pappalardo Fellow
(Theoretical Astrophysics)
"Surprises When You Look Up at the Sky with Gamma-ray Goggles" video icon
Dr. Hugh Churchill, 2012–15 Pappalardo Fellow
(Experimental Condensed Matter)
"Nanoelectronics with Atomically Layered Materials" video icon
Dr. Yoav Lahini,  2012–15 Pappalardo Fellow
(Theoretical & Experimental Condensed Matter)
"Quantum Walks with Integrated Photonics" video icon
Dr. Duff Neill, 2012–15 Pappalardo Fellow
(Quantum Field Theory)
"Dynamics at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) with Effective Field Theories" video icon
Dr. Andrea Young,  2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow
(Experimental Condensed Matter)
"Fractal Butterflies in Moiré Superlattices" video icon
The 11th Annual Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Symposium:
Friday, May 18, 2012
Howard Messing '73 (Course VI), President & CEO, Meditech, Inc.
Introductory Remarks video icon
Dr. Laura Lopez, 2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow (Experimental Astrophysics)
"Dissecting the Remnants of Nearby Supernova Explosions" video icon
Dr. Karen Michaeli, 2010-13 Pappalardo Fellow
(Hard Condensed Matter Theory)
"
New Physics Sandwiched Between Two Oxide Insulators" video icon
Dr. Joshua Spitz,  2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow
(Experimental Neutrino Physics)
"The Disappearing Neutrino?" video icon
Dr. Silviu Pufu, 2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow (String Theory)
"A Membrane Puzzle" video icon
Dr. Simona Vegetti,  2010–13 Pappalardo Fellow (Experimental Astrophysics)
"Testing Galaxy Formation Models at the Small Scales" video icon
The 10th Annual Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Symposium:
Friday, May 13, 2011
Prof. Jocelyn Monroe, Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT
2006-2009 Pappalardo Fellow
Introductory Remarks video icon
Dr. James Battat, 2008–2011 Pappalardo Fellow
(Dark Matter and Neutrino Physics)
"The Hunt for Dark Matter" video icon
Dr. Lu Li, 2008–2011 Pappalardo Fellow
(Condensed Matter Experiment)
"Oxide interface: a Chance for New Electronics" video icon
Dr. Kirill Korolev, 2010–2013 Pappalardo Fellow
(Soft Condensed Matter Theory/Biophysics)
"Genetic Demixing in Bacterial Colonies" video icon
Dr. Fa Wang, 2009–2012 Pappalardo Fellow
(Hard Condensed Matter Theory)
"Iron-based High Tc Superconductors: How Electrons" video icon
Dr. Mustafa Amin, 2008–2011 Pappalardo Fellow
(Theoretical Astrophysics)
"The End of Inflation" video icon
The 9th Annual MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Symposium:
Friday, May 14, 2010
Prof. Marin Soljačić, Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT
2008 MacArthur Fellow; 2000-03 Pappalardo Fellow
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Dr. David Hsieh, 2009–12 Pappalardo Fellow
(Condensed Matter Experiment)
"A New Generation of Insulators for the Electronics Future" video icon
Dr. Paul Chesler, 2009–12 Pappalardo Fellow
(Nuclear & Particle Theory)
"Applied String Theory: from Gravitational Collapse to Heavy Ion Collisions" video icon
Dr. Paola Rebusco, 2007–10 Pappalardo Fellow
(Theoretical Astrophysics)
"Astronomers-to-be at MIT" video icon
Dr. Yusuke Nishida, 2008–11 Pappalardo Fellow
(Nuclear & Particle Theory)
"Universal Physics with Ultracold Atoms" video icon
Prof. Jeff Gore, Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT;
2007–10 Pappalardo Fellow (Biophysics)
"Is Evolution Reversible?" video icon
Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics 10th Anniversary Celebration:
October 8, 2010
Prof. Ed Bertschinger, Former Head, Department of Physics
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Prof. David Tong, 2001-2004 Pappalardo Fellow
"Is String Theory Right or is It Just Useful?" video icon
Prof. Robert Simcoe, Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT; 2003-2006 Pappalardo Fellow
"Playing with FIRE: The Edge of the Universe as seen from Magellan" video icon
Prof. Jocelyn Monroe, Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT; 2006-2009 Pappalardo Fellow
"Particle Physics at the Dark Frontier" video icon
Prof. Michael Fogler, 2000-2003 Pappalardo Fellow
"Graphene Twist and Rock-n-Roll" video icon
Prof. Henriette Elvang, 2005-2008 Pappalardo Fellow
"Recent Advances in Amplitude Calculations and Their Applications" video icon

 

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