Physics Fest Feb 25, 2011  Add To Calendar

  • Date(s): Friday, 2/25 8:30 AM to Friday, 2/25 5:30 PM
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  • Campus Address: SES 2214
Continental Breakfast 8:30 - High Bay Conference Room SES 2620

Session 1: 9:00 – 10:20 am 
09:00 am Yuan Zhao STEM and EELS study on the nano-scale Co-based Fischer–Tropsch catalysts
09:20 am Christopher Silkworth Particle Flow at CMS
9:40 AM Ioana Anghel
Measurement of the top quark pair production cross section at CMS
10:00 am  Ursula Perez Salas
Exploring the basic inner structure and dynamics of cell membranes using simple experimental models

10:30 am COFFEE 

Session 2: 10:50 am – 12:10 pm 

10:50 am Anjum Ansari
RNA folding: one loop at a time
11:10 am Yoga Velmurugu
Dynamics and mechanism of mismatch recognition in DNA
11:30 am Binyang Hou
A Dense Monolayer of Ions at a Soft Interface
11:50 am Junjing Zhao
Doping versus disorder in cation-doped Bi2212 high-Tc superconductor

LUNCH 12:15 PM - High Bay Conference Room SES 2620

Session 3: 1:30 – 2:50 pm 

1:30 pm George Crabtree
Superconductivity, Energy and UIC
1:50 pm Jin Hwan Park
Transparent conductive oxides for solar cells : ITO and Al doped ZnO by rf magnetron sputtering
2:10 pm Joel Berger
Ultrafast Electron Microscopy: Motivations and Challenges
2:30 Poopalasingam Sankar
Generation of Directed Ultra-Bright X-Ray source

3:00 pm COFFEE 

Session 4: 3:20 – 4:40 pm 

3:20 pm Jeremy Figgins The Hidden Order Transition in URu2Si2 and the Emergence of a Coherent Kondo Lattice
3:40 pm Yi Yin
The representation of current-current correlators and transport sum rules
4:00 pm Gerd Kunde
4:20 pm Jeremy Callner
Centrality Dependence of the Ridge at the LHC And Also I Need A Grad Student Underling ASAP, Flexible Schedule, Guaranteed* Publications

5:00pm PIZZA and festivities at Jak's Tap - Brewery Room

901 West Jackson