Seminars

2018


October 4, 2018 - Dr. Niels Holten-Andersen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Dr. Julio M. D'Arcy, Washington University in St. Louis

  • Supramolecular Materials Mini Symposium

September 20, 2018 - Dr. George Crabtree, Joint Center for Energy Storage (JCESR) at Argonne National Laboratory & University of Illinois-Chicago, USA

  • Where is Energy Storage Going?

September 13, 2018 - Dr. Luis Echegoyen, University of Texas at El Paso, USA

  • Buckyball Maracas: New Endohedral Fullerene Structures, Reactivity and Mechanistic Aspects

August 13, 2018 - Prof. Horacio Pastawski, Universidad nacional de Cordoba, Argentina

  • Information Scrambling, Quantum Chaos, and Intrinsic Decoherence in Many Spin Systems: A New Experimental Approach Through the Loschmidt Echo

July 13, 2018 - Dr. Christophe Testelin, Institut de Nanoscience de Paris, Sorbonne Universite, CNRS, Paris, France:

  • Spectroscopy of 0D and 2D Excitons in Colloidal Halide Oerovskite Nanostructures

July 9, 2018 - Dr. Maria Maragkou, Senior Editor Nature Materials:

  • Inside Nature Materials

February 8, 2018 – Dr. Erich D Jarvis, Rockefeller University, USA:

  • Insights from Nonhuman Animals into the Neurobiology of Human Language

January 31, 2018 - Dr. Eilaf Egap, Rice University, USA:

  • Molecular and Nanostructure Engineering of Semiconducting Polymers for Information, Energy and Health Technologies

 

2017

November 20, 2017 – Dr. Peter J. Delfyett, University of Central Florida, USA:

  • Ultrafast Coherent Optical Signal Processing using Stabilized Optical Frequency Combs from Mode-locked Semiconductor Diode Lasers

November 13, 2017 – Dr. Gottfried Strasser, Institute of Solid State Electronics, Austria:

  • Monolithic Integration of QC (Quantum Cascade) Lasers and Detectors to QC Systems

November 7, 2017 – Dr. Kyungwha Park, Virginia Tech, USA:

  • Effects of Strain and Ferromagnetic Metallic Substrate on Topological Dirac Surface states in Bi2Se3 Films

July 12, 2017 – Dr. Marino Marsi, Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, CNRS, France:

  • Ultrafast study of out-of-equilibrium quantum materials

March 23, 2017 – Dr.Chris Palmstrøm, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA:

  • Growth and Electronic Properties of Heusler Epitaxial Thin Films

January 27, 2017 – Dr. Jennifer E. Hastie, University of Strathclyde, Scotland:

  • Narrow linewidth semiconductor disk lasers for quantum technologies

 

2016

December 12, 2016 – Dr. Maryam Abazari, General Electric Research Laboratory, USA:

  • Materials physics of environmentally friendly complex oxides

November 28, 2016 – Dr. Thomas Myers, Texas State University, USA:

  • New Doping Approaches for CdTe Use in Photovoltaic Devices

November 7, 2016 – Dr. Mihaela Jitianu, William Paterson University, USA:

  • Layered double hydroxides crossing into composite materials –synthesis and photocatalysis

October 18, 2016 – Dr. David K. Smith, University of York, England:

  • Hard Facts About Soft Matter: Self-Assembled Multi-Component Gels for High-Tech Applications

September 26, 2016 – Dr. Katayun Barmak, Columbia University, USA:

  • Grain Boundary and Surface Scattering of Electrons in Metals for Deeply-Scaled Interconnects