MSE Colloquium

The Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium usually meets every SECOND and FOURTH Friday of the month, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Room 214 Mudd Building (unless otherwise noted).
Coordinator: Yuan Yang

February 24
Professor Eriç R. Hürman,  University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Title: Numerical Model of Phase flows in Creusot-Loire Uddeholm (CLU) Stainless Steel/Ferroalloy Refining and Pierce Smith Copper Converters
Host:  I. Cevdet Noyan

March 10
Professor Javad Shabani, The City College of New York
Title: Two-dimensional epitaxial superconductor-semiconductor heterostructures: A platform for topological superconducting networks
Host: Simon J. L. Billinge

March 24
Dr. Marca Doeff
, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Title: Materials for Next Generation Electric Vehicle Batteries
Host: Yuan Yang

April 14
Professor Kai Liu,  University of California, Davis
Title: Nanomagnetic Playground: Magnetic Skyrmions, Magneto-Ionics and HAMR Media
Host: William E. Bailey

April 21
Professor Frank Koppens,  The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain
Title: Quantum plasmonics, polaritons and strong light-matter interactions with 2d material heterostructures
Host: Chris A. Marianetti

April 26
Special date/time: Wednesday, 4:00-5:00 PM, Room 214 Mudd
Dr. Hendrik Ohldag, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Title: Ultrafast and Very Small: Discover Nanoscale Magnetism With Picosecond Time Resolution Using X-Rays
Host: William E. Bailey

April 28
Professor John P. Perdew,  Temple University
Title:  Density Functional Theory for Materials Discovery: Systematic Approximation and the SCAN Functional
Host: Chris A. Marianetti

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MSE Colloquium History

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