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  1. Week of February 21, 2017

    1. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Michael Perryman, Professor, University College Dublin
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Space astrometry: the Hipparcos and Gaia missions"
        Astronomy 134
    2. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmElinore Roebber, McGill University
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: "Very low frequency gravitational waves from binary supermassive black holes"
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmSmitha Vishveshwara, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Tipping the quantum world critically out of equilibrium"
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmHao-Yi (Heidi) Wu, Caltech
        Astronomy Special Seminar - "What does cosmic far-infrared background tell us about cosmic star-formation history?"
        Astronomy 134
      2. 1:00 pmJim Sauls, Northwestern University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "The Left Hand of the Electron in Superfluid 3He-A"
        ESB 190
      3. 2:00 pmDr. Roy Dar
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Genetic coupling of viral-host gene expression presents migratory challenges in HIV therapies"
        Loomis 144
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 11:00 amDr. Taylor Byrum, Texas Instruments
        Physics Careers Seminar: "A Physicist's First Year in Industry"
        204 Loomis (Interaction Room)
      2. 12:00 pmTim Hsieh, Kavali Institute for Theoretical Physics
        ICMT Seminar: "Harnessing Topological Quantum Matter"
        190 ESB
      3. 1:00 pmJohn Wilkerson, University of North Carolina
        ME/HE Seminar: "Physics beyond the Standard Model — Neutrinos & Neutrinoless double beta decay"
        464 Loomis
    2. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium - "From the Lab to the Heavens - new optical constants of cosmic silicates and how to use them"
        Astronomy 134
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmBryce Gadway, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Exploring topological phases with ultracold atoms"
        141 Loomis
    2. Friday, March 3, 2017

      1. 11:00 amDr. Anshul Kogar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Physics Career Seminar: "Anecdotes from the Postdoc Limbo"
        204 Loomis (Interaction Room)
      2. 1:00 pmEugene Demler, Harvard University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Dynamical Copper pairing in non-equilibrium electron-phonon systems"
        ESB 190
    3. Saturday, March 4, 2017

      1. 10:00 amSean Vig, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Thesis Defense: "Characterization of collective phenomena in cuprate superconductors by momentum-resolved electron energy loss spectroscopy"
        222 Loomis
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmGil Cho, KAIS
        ICMT Seminar: "Gil Cho"
        190 ESB
      2. 1:00 pmClair Sullivan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        ME/HE Seminar: "Radioactive Source Localization in Urban Environments with Sensor Networks"
        464 Loomis
    2. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Karen Collins, Vanderbilt University
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Large Pixel Scale Transiting Exoplanet Surveys: From KELT to TESS"
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAlessandro Manzotti, University of Chicago
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: TBD
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmDan McKinsey, University of California, Berkeley
        Physics Colloquium: Axel Lecture - "Who Has Seen the WIMP? Neither You Nor I"
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, March 10, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmSuchrita Sebastian, Univiersity of Cambridge
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Sergey Kryazhimskiy, University of California San Diego
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Epistasis and genetic variation in adaptability in yeast"
        280 MRL, 104 S. Goodwin
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Monday, March 13, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmDmitri Denisov, Fermilab
        ME/HE Seminar: "Particles Colliders: Past, Present and Future"
        464 Loomis
    2. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Laura Kreidberg, Harvard University
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Exoplanet Atmosphere Characterization in the Run-Up to JWST"
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmYu Feng, UC Berkeley
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: TBD
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium - APS March Meeting
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, March 17, 2017

      1. 9:00 amAdam Weis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Thesis Defense: "TBD"
        222 Loomis
      2. 12:00 pmSimon Knapen, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
        High Energy Phenomenology Seminar: "TBA"
        464 Loomis
    5. Saturday, March 18, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmSpring Vacation Begins
  6. Week of March 19, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 22, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium - Spring Break
        141 Loomis
  7. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1.  Instruction resumes
      2. 12:00 pmYizhi You, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
        ICMT Seminar: "Yizhi You"
        190 ESB
    2. Tuesday, March 28, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Lia Corrales, MIT
        Astronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
        464 Loomis
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      3. 4:00 pmVirginia Lorenz, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Virginia Lorenz
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJasper van Wezel, University of Amsterdam
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 1:00 pmRebecca Holmes, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Thesis Defense: "TBD"
        280 MRL
      3. 2:00 pmDr. Kirill Afonin, UNC, Charlotte
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Afonin
        Loomis 144
  8. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Monday, April 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Nandini Trivedi, Ohio State
        ICMT Seminar: "Prof. Nandini Trivedi, Ohio State"
        190 ESB
    2. Tuesday, April 4, 2017

      1. 10:00 amDr Pilkyng Moon from NewYork University, Shanghai
        ICMT Seminar: "Moiré interference of atomic arrangement"
        3110 ESB
      2. 11:00 amIntel Recruiters
        Physics Careers Seminar: "Job Opportunities at Intel"
        204 Loomis (Interaction Room)
      3. 3:45 pmDr. Ilse Cleeves, Harvard University
        Astronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, April 5, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
        464 Loomis
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      3. 4:00 pmHamish Robertson, University of Washington
        Physics Colloquium: Hamish Robertson
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmJack Kearney, FNAL
        High Energy Phenomenology Seminar: "TBA"
        464 Loomis
      2. 1:00 pmGil Refael, Cal Tech
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      3. 1:00 pmKarl Decker, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Thesis Defense: "TBD"
        202 MRL
  9. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Monday, April 10, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Steven Kivelson, Stanford
        ICMT Seminar: "Prof. Steven Kivelson, Stanford"
        190 ESB
      2. 1:00 pmWilliam Wester, Fermilab
        ME/HE Seminar: "ADMX"
        464 Loomis
    2. Tuesday, April 11, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Lucianne Walkowicz, Adler Planetarium
        Astronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmKaveh Pahlevan, Arizona State University
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: TBD
        464 Loomis
      2. 1:00 pmMohammad Hafezi, University of Maryland
        QI/AMO Seminar: TBD
        280 MRL
      3. 4:00 pmMartin Karplus, Harvard University
        Schulten Memorial Colloquium: Martin Karplus
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJeanie Cn Lau, University of California, Riverside
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Luis Amaral, Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Amaral
        Loomis 144
  10. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Monday, April 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmYuxaun Wang, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
        ICMT Seminar: "Yuxuan Wang"
        190 ESB
    2. Tuesday, April 18, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Varoujan Gorjian, JPL, NASA
        Astronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmLauren Pearce, University of Minnesota
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: TBD
        464 Loomis
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      3. 4:00 pmStephan Meyer, University of Chicago
        Physics Colloquium: Stephan Meyer
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, April 21, 2017

      1. 11:00 amJohn Morgan, Senior Director, Data Science, Capital One
        Physics Careers Seminar
        204 Loomis (Interaction Room)
      2. 1:00 pmMaria Iavarone, Temple University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  11. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Monday, April 24, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmKurt Jung, Purdue University
        ME/HE Seminar: "TBA"
        464 Loomis
    2. Tuesday, April 25, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, April 26, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
        464 Loomis
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      3. 4:00 pmJohn Doyle, Harvard University
        Physics Colloquium: John Doyle
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 10:00 amYizhi You, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Thesis Defense: "Geometry and Topological States of Matter"
        3110 ESB
    5. Friday, April 28, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJim Eckstein, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  12. Week of May 1, 2017

    1. Monday, May 1, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMichael Blake, MIT
        ICMT Seminar: "Michael Blake"
        190 ESB
      2. 1:00 pmKawtar Hafidi, Argonne National Laboratory
        ME/HE Seminar: "TBA"
        464 Loomis
    2. Tuesday, May 2, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Aaron Barth, Professor, UC, Irvine
        Astronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, May 3, 2017

      1.  Instruction Ends
      2. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
        464 Loomis
      3. 1:00 pmQi Zhou, Purdue University
        QI/AMO Seminar: TBD
        280 MRL
      4. 4:00 pmAlessandra Lanzara, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
        Ralph O. Simmons Lecture: Alessandra Lanzara
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, May 4, 2017

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    5. Friday, May 5, 2017

      1.  Final Exams Begin
  13. Week of May 7, 2017

    1. Saturday, May 13, 2017

      1. 9:30 amCommencement
        State Farm Center
  14. Week of May 14, 2017

    1. Monday, May 15, 2017

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1
  15. Week of June 11, 2017

    1. Monday, June 12, 2017

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2
  16. Week of August 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, August 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmInstruction Ends, Summer Session
    2. Friday, August 4, 2017

      1. 8:30 amFinal Exams, Summer Session

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