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  • Colloquium: Dr. Bilge Yildiz Nuclear Sci. & Engineering MIT

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:    Energy-Efficient Hardware and Intelligent Materials for Brain-inspired Computing: Artificial Synapses Based on Proton and Oxygen Motion ABSTRACT: Deep learning is a hugely...
  • Colloquium: Dr. Cem Tasan, MIT Materials Sci. and Engineer

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:     Hydrogen in metals: So much trouble from so little ABSTRACT: Hydrogen can easily diffuse in metals, significantly altering elastic and plastic properties. These effects have long...
  • Colloquium: Dr. Ivy Tan, McGill University

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:     Potential links between ice nucleation and the spread in Arctic amplification ABSTRACT: At temperatures between 0°C and ~-38°C in Earth’s atmosphere, ice crystals may form with...
  • PhD Defense: Thomas Smith

    Friday, April 23, 2021 at 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Yanhua Shih TITLE: Advances in the Study of Two-photon Interferometry: From Turbulence-free Interferometers to X-ray Ghost Microscopes ABSTRACT: Two-photon interference present in...
  • Colloquium: Dr. Greg McFarquhar, University of Oklahoma

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:    Aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions in mixed-phase clouds over the Southern Ocean: Results from recent field campaigns ABSTRACT: Climate models are challenged by uncertainties...
  • Colloquium: Dr. Nuri Oncel, University of Dakota

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:    From Semiconductor Surfaces to Li-ion Batteries ABSTRACT: The research in our group ranges from semiconductor surfaces to Li-ion batteries. Semiconductor surfaces have been the...
  • PhD Defense: Brian Uthe

    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Matthew Pelton TITLE: Unraveling the Complex Fluid Dynamics of Simple Liquids at Nanometer Length Scales and Gigahertz Frequencies ABSTRACT: The flow of simple liquids, such as...
  • PhD Proposal: Agniva Roy Chowdhury

    Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    ADVISOR: Dr. Eileen Meyer TITLE: Mapping the Velocity Profiles of Extragalactic Jets From Parsec to Kiloparsec Scales ABSTRACT: Actively accreting super-massive black holes (active galactic...
  • Colloquium: Dr. Amin Dezfuli NASA

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:    Atmospheric Rivers Bring Floods and Dust to the Middle East ABSTRACT: Some of the hydro-meteorological extreme events are caused by Atmospheric Rivers (ARs),defined as “long,...
  • Colloquium: Dr. Paul Kent, Oak Ridge Nat. Laboratory

    Off Campus: via WEBEX
    Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    TITLE:    Supermaterials from supercomputers ABSTRACT: The combination of advances in fundamental theory and growth in computing power now enable the routine prediction and understanding of...