# 2013 Colloquia Archive

- Live 3D Modeling with Colloids

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Frans Spaepen - Stimulating Technological Innovation via Incentive Prizes

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:15pm

John Shore - Polariton Condensation

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 – 3:00pm – 4:30pm

Peter Littlewood - Dynamics of highly excited many-body states — diffusion and localization at finite entropy

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Vadim Oganesyan - Remote Characterization of Marine and Riverine Environments using Airborne Sensor Systems

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 – 3:00pm

Brett Hooper - Algorithmic progress in the simulation of correlated fermionic quantum many-body systems and applications to superconductors and cold fermionic gases

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Emanuel Gull - Exploring topological states with cold atoms and photons

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Eugene Demler - Cooking, Fishing and Jogging through Phase Space: A Practical Guide to Discovering (and Understanding) New Materials

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 – 3:15pm

Paul Canfield - Bordeaux to Bombs: Interesting New Applications of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 – 3:15pm

Joseph S. Broz - Connecting Metals and Semimetals to Semiconductors: The Ubiquity of Schottky Barriers

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 – 3:00pm

Art Hebard - Modeling thalamocortical relay neuron, Parkinsonian network and deep brain stimulation

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Yixin Guo - The Higgs and All That

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 – 3:00pm

Andrew Baden - Using computation to understand and design Li ion battery materials

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Michelle Johannes - Wake Up And Smell The Fields

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Rodney A. Brooks - Molecular Junctions for Nanoelectronics: Electron Transport through Porphyrin Molecules

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Kim Michelle Lewis - Collective dynamics in populations of oscillators

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Ernest Barreto - Surviving Your Stupid, Stupid Decision to Go to Grad School

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Adam Ruben - Matrix Alignment and cell motility

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Leonard Sander - Symmetries, Clusters, and Synchonization Patterns in Complex Networks

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Thomas Murphy - The Search for Supermassive Black Holes in Low Mass and Bulgeless Galaxies

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Shobita Satyapal - Condensed Matter Physics: The Rise of Topology.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Piers Coleman - Light and matter: towards macroscopic quantum systems

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Jacob Taylor - Photonic Enhancement of Quantum Dot Molecules: Implications for Quantum Information

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Patrick Vora, National Research Council Postdoctoral Associate - Lightsabers in the Making: Quantum Nonlinear Optics at the Single-Photon Level

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 – 3:15pm – 4:30pm

Alexey Gorshkov