Boston Area Physics Calendar

Week of October 28 - November 1, 2019

Monday

October 28, 2019

2:00pm
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
BH166
"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

Tuesday

October 29, 2019

2:30pm
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

4:00PM
Refreshments served at 3:30pm
Brandeis University Physics Department Colloquium
Abelson 131
"Prediction in immune repertoires"
Aleksandra Walczak, École Normale Supérieure, Paris

Wednesday

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)
https://quantum.harvard.edu/event/angel-rubio-joint-quantum-seminar?admin_panel=1

3pm
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

Thursday

October 31, 2019

12:45pm
UMass Boston Physics Colloquium
S-3-126
"Can physics help us understand cancer metastasis?"
Herbert Levine, Northeastern University

4:00PM
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
http://web.mit.edu/physics/events/colloquia.html

Friday

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