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Colloquium Schedule


Date Spring 2021 – Colloquium Information
Feb. 3, 2021 Dr. David Tomanek
Title: Magic with Semiconducting 2D Nanolayers
Feb. 10, 2021 Dr. Xia Li
Title: Effects of Wintertime Arctic Sea Ice Leads on Low-level Clouds
Feb. 17, 2021 Dr. Cengiz Onbasli
Title:Controlling magnetism using epitaxial strain, laser or magnetic field pulses
Feb. 24, 2021 Dr. Mark Zelinka
Title: Global warming is larger in the latest climate models than in their predecessors. Do we trust them?
Mar. 3, 2021 Dr. C. Henry Yang
Title: Quantum computing with Silicon MOS spin qubits
Mar. 10, 2021 Dr. Anouar Benali
Title: Towards predictive simulations of molecules and solids using quantum Monte Carlo methods.
Mar. 17, 2021 SPRING BREAK ( No Colloquium )
Mar. 24, 2021 Dr. Xiaoguang Xu
Title: Remote sensing of aerosol properties
Mar. 31, 2021 Dr. Paul Kent
Title: Supermaterials from supercomputers
Apr. 7, 2021 Dr. Amin Dezfuli
Title: Atmospheric Rivers Bring Floods and Dust to the Middle East
Apr. 14, 2021 Dr. Nuri Oncel
Title: From Semiconductor Surfaces to Li-ion Batteries
Apr. 21, 2021 Dr. Greg McFarquhar
Title: Aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions in mixed-phase clouds over the Southern Ocean: Results from recent field campaigns
Apr. 28, 2021 Dr. Ivy Tan
Title: Potential links between ice nucleation and the spread in Arctic amplification
May. 5, 2021 Dr. Cem Tasan
Title: Hydrogen in metals: So much trouble from so little.
May. 12, 2021 Dr. Bilge Yildiz
Title: Energy-Efficient Hardware and Intelligent Materials for Brain-inspired Computing: Artificial Synapses Based on Proton and Oxygen Motion