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

Spring
2017

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February
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  • February 13, 2017 **Rescheduled for Wednesday, February 15 at 12:00pm
    Giacomo Ghiringhelli -
    Politecnico di Milano
    "New generation RIXS of cuprates and other 3d-TM oxides" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Riccardo Comin


  • February 20, 2017
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the President's Day Holiday

  • February 27, 2017
    Zhanybek Alpichshev
    - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    "Non-equilibrium dynamics of a frustrated Mott insulator" [Abstract]
    Host: Nuh Gedik





March
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  • March 6, 2017
    Martin Zwierlein
    - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    "Quantum Gas Microscopy of Spin and Charge Correlations in the Fermi-Hubbard Model" [Abstract]
    Host: Nuh Gedik

  • March 13, 2017
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the March APS Meeting


  • March 21, 2017 Tuesday Special Chez Pierre seminar at 12:00pm
    Jinfeng Jia,
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University
    "Observation of Majorana fermions in the vortex on topological insulator-superconductor heterostructure Bi2Te3/NbSe2" [Abstract]
    Host: Liang Fu


  • March 27, 2017
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the MIT Spring Break






April
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  • April 3, 2017
    A. Nihat Berker -
    Kadir Has University and MIT (Emeritus)
    "
    Chiral Spin-Glass Phases, Fibrous Microreentrances, Nano-Controlled Frustration,
    Multiple Chaos, and Holywood Goes to Statistical Mechanics"
    [Abstract]
    Host:
    Mehran Kardar


  • April 10, 2017
    Ashvin Vishwanath
    - Harvard University
    "Two Unusual Routes to Insulating Behavior in Crystals" [Abstract]
    Host: Nuh Gedik

  • April 17, 2017
    There will not be a Chez Pierre Seminar due to the Patriot's Day Holiday


  • April 24, 2017
    Bulbul Chakraborty -
    Brandeis University
    "
    Theory of Force Transmission and Rigidity in Granular Systems" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Jeremy England





May
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  • May 1, 2017
    James Analytis - University of California, Berkeley
    "Magnetic Field-Temperature Scaling in the Magnetotransport Properties of Unconventional Superconductors" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Joe Checkelsky

  • May 15, 2017
    Michael Crommie -
    University of California, Berkeley
    "Engineering 2D Energy Landscapes Using Molecules and Defects" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Leonid Levitov


  • May 17, 2017 (Special Chez Pierre Seminar on Wednesday)
    Ewelina Hankiewicz -
    University of Würzburg, Germany
    "
    From the parity anomaly to a Majorana fermion - realization of the ultrarelativistic physics in topological insulators" [Abstract]
    Host:
    Joe Checkelsky




 

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