Boston Area Physics Calendar

Week of October 28 - November 1, 2019


October 28, 2019

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Center of Theoretical Physics
Nuclear and Particle Theory seminar
Cosman seminar room 6c-44
``Dark Matter and Fusion: Signals and Constraints from the Dark and the Light”
Sam McDermott, FNAL

4:00 PM (Reception 3:30PM)
Brown University CMT/HET
"Machine learning the quantum many-body problem"
Professor Roger Melko, University of Waterloo

4:30 PM
Harvard University Physics Dept Colloquium
Jefferson 250, 17 Oxford Street, Cambridge
“Precision Electroweak Experiments at GeV Energies”
James Napolitano, Temple University
Tea at 3:45 PM, Jefferson 450


October 29, 2019

Refreshments served at 2:15
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Center for Theoretical Physics
Joint Tufts/MIT Cosmology seminar
Cosman Seminar room 6c-442
“SUSY Rilles: A Speculation on Superstring Signatures in the Cosmic Microwave Background”
Sylvester James Gate, Jr, Brown University

Refreshments served at 3:30pm
Brandeis University Physics Department Colloquium
Abelson 131
"Prediction in immune repertoires"
Aleksandra Walczak, École Normale Supérieure, Paris


October 30, 2019

4:00 PM
Harvard University Joint Quantum Seminar
Jefferson 250
“Quantum Cavities and Floquet Materials Engineering from First Principles QEDFT”
Prof. Angel Rubio
Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter; Center for Computational Quantum Physics (CCQ)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Center for Theoretical Physics String/Gravity Theory Seminar
Cosman Room, 6C-442
"Quantum Superposition of Massive Bodies"
Robert Wald, University of Chicago


October 31, 2019

UMass Boston Physics Colloquium
"Can physics help us understand cancer metastasis?"
Herbert Levine, Northeastern University

Brandeis University Dark Universe Seminar
Abelson 333
"Probing Dark Energy with Large-Scale Galaxy Clustering: From Instrumentation to Simulation"
Duan Yutong, Boston University

4:00 PM
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series
Building 10, Room 250
“Prediction in immune repertoires”
Aleksandra Walczak
CNRS and ENS, Paris
Refreshments @ 3:30 PM in 4-349


November 1, 2019

3:00 pm
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Plasma Science and Fusion Center Seminar
Building NW17-218
“Localized divertor leakage measurements using isotopic tungsten sources and implications on core contamination during ELM-y H-mode discharges on DIII-D”
Zeke Unterberg, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

3:00 PM
Refreshments at 2:30pm outside room 401
Tufts University
Physics and Astronomy Department Colloquium
574 Boston Ave., Room 401
“Fear of a Dark Universe”
Stephon Alexander, Brown University