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  1. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Wednesday, November 18, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium:

        141 Loomis


  1. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Sunday, November 1, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmLecture by Cara Finnegan “A Presidency in Pictures”

        Rubloff Auditorium, Art Institute of Chicago (111 S Michigan Ave., Chicago)

    2. Monday, November 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Vito Scarola, Virginia Tech


        ICMT Seminar: "Vito Scarola"

        190 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        Roberto Zariquey, Professor of Linguistics. Universidad Catolica del Peru.


        CLACS/Lemann Institute Lecture Series:The Addressee's Perspective in a Panoan language: Kakataibo (spoken in the Peruvian Amazon)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge

      3. 4:00 pm

        Greg Rohrer
        Greg Rohrer
        Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Eben Alsberg, PhD


        IGB Seminar: Guiding Stem Cell Fate for Tissue Engineering Applications via Spatiotemporally Controlled Signal Presentation

        612 IGB

      2. 3:45 pm

        Josh Frieman - Fermilab/U Chicago


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    4. Wednesday, November 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      3. 3:00 pm

        Mohammad Ahmad, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

      4. 4:00 pm

        Holger Müller, University of California, Berkeley


        Physics Colloquium: Holger Müller

        141 Loomis

      5. 5:30 pm

        Gretchen Adams


        Chambana Science Cafe

        Pizza M

        208 W Main St, Urbana, IL 61801

    5. Thursday, November 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        David Hughes - Water Research Manager for American Water Company‘s Office of Innovation and Environmental Stewardship


        ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series: Reduction of Non-Revenue Water through Continuous Acoustic Monitoring

        Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, One E. Hazelwood Dr., Champaign, IL 61820

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      3. 4:00 pm

        Padraic Kenney (Professor of History and International Studies, Indiana University)


        The Political Prisoner as a Global Figure

        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)

    6. Friday, November 6, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Olivier Rivoire, National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS)

        144 Loomis

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Alfred Hartemink


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Alfred Hartemink

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

    7. Saturday, November 7, 2015

      1. 10:15 am - 11:30 am

        Professor Paul G. Kwiat, Physics Department


        Saturday Physics for Everyone: "I'm Beginning to See the Light: Properties and Applications of our Friendly Photons"

         Room 141, Loomis Laboratory of Physics, 1110 West Green Street, Urbana, IL

      2. 2:00 pm

        Jupiter String Quartet and Stephen Taylor, guest lecturer


        Concert | KAM Chamber Music Series

        KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

  2. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Monday, November 9, 2015

      1. 9:00 amISTC's 30th Anniversary Celebration
      2. 12:00 pm

        Professor Hae-Young Kee, Univeristy of Toronto


        ICMT Seminar: "Hae-Young Kee"

        190 ESB

      3. 4:00 pm

        Sohrab Ismail-Beigi
        Sohrab Ismail-Beigi
        Department of Applied Physics, Yale University

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Tuesday, November 10, 2015

      1. 9:00 amISTC's 30th Anniversary Celebration
      2. 12:00 pm

        David J. Lipman, PhD


        IGB Pioneers Seminar (HPCBio-NCSA)

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      3. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar -Dr. Amanda Kramer
      4. 3:45 pm

        Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, University of California, Santa Cruz


        Astronomy Colloquium - "Heavy element synthesis in the Universe"

        Astronomy 134

      5. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, November 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Chris Sheehy, University of Chicago


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm

        Assata Zerai, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for African Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

        Part of the Women and Development Focal Point Monthly Brownbag Series

        Optional readings are available at https://publish.illinois.edu/womenanddevelopment 

         


        Women's Empowerment & International Development Focal Point Series: "Women's Rights and International Development"

        Women's Resources Center, 702 S. Wright, 2nd Floor

      3. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      4. 3:00 pm

        Chris Cai, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

      5. 4:00 pm

        Scott Dodelson, Fermilab and U Chicago


        Physics Colloquium: Scott Dodelson

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, November 12, 2015

      1. 8:30 amConference on Nutrition, Health and Gender in Sub-Saharan Africa
      2. 12:00 pm

        Jeffrey Pilcher, Professor of History, University of Toronto Scarborough.


        CLACS/Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Beer in Latin America: A Mobility Studies Perspective

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign.

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      4. 7:00 pmINTERSECTIONS: Screening of "The Search for General Tso"

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum (600 S Gregory St, Urbana, IL)

    5. Friday, November 13, 2015

      1. 8:30 amConference on Nutrition, Health and Gender in Sub-Saharan Africa
      2. 10:00 am

        Niels Provos, Google

         
         

        Science of Security Speaker Series

        Coordinated Science Laboratory Auditorium (B02 CSL)

      3. 1:00 pm

        Andrei Bernevig, Princeton University


        Condensed Matter Seminar: Andrei Bernevig, Princeton University

        ESB 190

      4. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Ulrich Keyser, Cambridge University
      5. 3:00 pm

        Michael J. Watts


        Michael Watts on Spaces of Insurgency

        Lincoln Hall - Room 1092 (702 S. Wright Street)

      6. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Mr. Gary Hunter


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Mr. Gary Hunter

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

    6. Saturday, November 14, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmIGB Genome Day 2015

        Orpheum Children's Museum-Champaign

        346 N Neil St.

        Champaign, IL 61820

  3. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Monday, November 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Andriy Nevidomskyy, Rice University


        ICMT Seminar: "Topological Surface States in the Heavy Fermion Metals and Superconductors: Application to UPt3 and β-YbAlB4"

        1:00 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        Rishi Raj
        Rishi Raj
        Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      3. 4:00 pm  

        Reception Immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Kenichiro Itami


        R. C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Andrew Leakey, PhD


        IGB Seminar: Title to be Announced

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 3:45 pm

        Dan Kasen, University of California, Berkeley


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      4. 4:00 pm

        Professor Kenichiro Itami


        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Wednesday, November 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Asimina Arvanitaki, Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      3. 3:00 pm

        Kirill Mechitov, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

    4. Thursday, November 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Aislinn Gauchay - Manager of Great Lakes and Sustainability at Shedd Aquarium


        ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series: Sustainability at Shedd Aquarium

        Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, One E. Hazelwood Dr., Champaign, IL 61820

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    5. Friday, November 20, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm

        Jak Chakhalian, University of Arkansas


        Condensed Matter Seminar: Jak Chakhalian, University of Arkansas

        ESB 190

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Timothy Wootton


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Timothy Wootton

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  4. Week of November 22, 2015

    1. Wednesday, November 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium: Thanksgiving Break

        141 Loomis

    2. Friday, November 27, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): NO SEMINAR - Thanksgiving Holiday
  5. Week of November 29, 2015

    1. Monday, November 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor T. Senthil, MIT


        ICMT Seminar: T. Senthil

        190 ESB


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