*Seminars are held at 12:00pm unless otherwise stated.

Spring
2016

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February
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  • February 1, 2016
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 12:00pm
    Hongming Weng - Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    "Topological Semimetals: Dirac, Weyl and Node-line Semimetals" [Abstract]
    Host
    : Ling Lu


  • February 4, 2016 - Thursday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 10:00AM
    Michael Zalatel - University of California-Santa Barbara
    "Symmetry constraints in quantum materials: making the most of seeing nothing"[Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri


  • February 8, 2016
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 12:00pm
    Andrew Potter - University of California-Berkeley
    "Non-equilibrium quantum phases and critical phenomena in isolated systems" [Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri


  • February 11, 2016 - Thursday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 10:00AM
    Romain Vasseur - University of California-Berkeley
    "Universality far from equilibrium: from integrability to many-body localization"[Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri


  • February 15, 2016
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the President's Day Holiday


  • February 16, 2016 - Tuesday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 12:00pm
    Max Metlitski - Perimeter Institute
    "Composite fermion liquid: from 2DEG to topological insulator surface" [Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri


    February 18, 2016 - Thursday

    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 10:00AM
    Alejandro Rodriguez - Princeton University
    "Non-equilibrium electromagnetic fluctuations in nano-structured media" [Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri

  • February 22, 2016
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 12:00pm
    Anushya Chandran - Perimeter Institute
    "Shaking up statistical physics in interacting quantum systems" [Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri


  • February 24, 2016 -Wednesday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar
    at 11:00AM

    Christian Schönenberger -
    University of Basel 
    "Electron Optics in Suspended Graphene"[Abstract]
    Host: Pablo Jarillo-Herrero


  • February 29, 2016
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar scheduled for this date




March
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  • March 2, 2016 - Wednesday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 11:00AM
    Chen Fang -
    Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    "Topological gapped and gapless phases protected by nonsymmorphic lattice symmetries" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Liang Fu


  • March 7, 2016
    Girsh Blumberg - Rutgers University
    "Chirality density wave of the “hidden order” phase in URu2Si2" [Abstract]
    Host: Leonid Levitov


  • March 14, 2016
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the March APS Meeting

  • March 21, 2016
    Barbaros Ozyilmaz - National University of Singapore
    "Controlling many-body states and spin transport in a two-dimensional materials by the electric field effect" [Abstract]
    Host: Pablo Jarillo-Herrero


    March 25, 2016 - Friday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 10:00AM
    Jeroen van den Brink -
    Leibniz Institute IFW Dresden, Germany
    "Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering on high Tc cuprates and magnetic iridates" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Liang Fu



  • March 28, 2016
    Dmitry Abanin -
    Université de Genève
    "
    Many-body localization and periodically driven systems" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Pablo Jarillo-Herrero



April
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  • April 4, 2016
    Mohit Randeria - Ohio State University
    "Skyrmions in chiral magnets" [Abstract]
    Host
    : Senthil Todadri



  • April 11, 2016
    Abhay Pasupathy -
    Columbia University
    "Two Graphene Stories" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Joe Checkelsky


    April 18, 2016
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the Patriots Day Holiday

  • April 25, 2016
    Yong Baek Kim -
    University of Toronto
    "Topology and Correlation in Quantum Materials with Strong Spin-Orbit Coupling" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Liang Fu



May
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  • May 2 2016
    Andrew Mackenzie
    - Director, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids
    "Water, honey and electrons - evidence for electronic hydrodynamics in naturally occurring materials." [Abstract]
    Host:
    Nuh Gedik

  • May 3, 2016 - Tuesday
    Special Chez Pierre Seminar at 2:00PM
    M. Zahid Hasan -
    Princeton University
    "Discovery of Lorentz-invariant and Lorentz-violating emergent Weyl fermions in topological materials"
    [Abstract]
    Host:
    Nuh Gedik

  • May 9, 2016
    Shaffique Adam -
    Yale-NUS College
    "The role of electron-electron interactions in graphene" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Pablo Jarillo-Herrero


 

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Last updated on April 14, 2016 12:26 PM