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  1. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm
         

        Katrin Heitmann, Argonne National Lab


        Astronomy Colloquium - "Secrets of the Dark Universe"

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Jacobo Asorey Barreiro, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: "Measuring Large Scale Structure using angular cross correlations"

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        TBA


        CSE Seminar - Maxim Raginsky / Active Sequential Decision-Making in an Uncertain World: Fundamental Limits and Optimal Strategies

        National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Room 1030

      3. 4:00 pm

        Paul Kwiat, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "For Whom the Bell Inequality Tolls: The End of Local Realism?"

        141 Loomis

    3. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Ed Seidel, Director of NCSA


        NCSA Colloquium - "Basic Sciences as Building Blocks for Innovation"

        NCSA

  2. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Joel Parriott, American Astronomical Society


        Astronomy Colloquium - "What’s Happening Inside the Beltway and Why You Should Care"

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Riccardo Gualtieri, Sapienza University, Rome 


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 4:00 pm

        Klaus Schulten, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "Quantum Biology of Animal Navigation"

        141 Loomis

    3. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Larry Smarr, Professor of Computer Science and Information Technologies at the University of California, San Diego


        NCSA Colloquium

        NCSA

  3. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Tim Linden, The Ohio State University


        Astronomy Colloquium - "What is the Source of the Galactic Center Gamma-Ray Excess?"

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Vincent Reverdy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Jian-Ming Jin / Multi-Physics Modeling in Computational Electromagnetics: Challenges and Opportunities

        National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Room 1030

      3. 4:00 pm

        Yossi Paltiel, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


        Physics Colloquium: "Controlling avalanche criticality in 2D nano arrays"

        141 Loomis

  4. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Laura Lopez, Ohio State University


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 4:00 pm

        Aashish Clerk, McGill University


        Physics Colloquium: "Using dissipation as a quantum resource in optomechanics and superconducting circuits"

        141 Loomis

  5. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Michael Strauss, Professor of Astrophysical Sciences. Associate Chair, Department of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University


        NCSA Colloquium

        NCSA

  6. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Adam Leroy, Ohio State University


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Susmita Adhikari, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Diwakar Shukla


        CSE Seminar - Diwakar Shukla / Molecular insights into cellular signaling mechanisms for targeted design of drugs

        National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Room 1030

      3. 4:00 pm

        Liantao Wang, University of Chicago


        Physics Colloquium: Liantao Wang

        141 Loomis

  7. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 13, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Jeffrey Cooke, Swinburne University of Technology

         


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Arka Banerjee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 4:00 pm

        Rob Leigh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "What is Quantum Gravity?"

        141 Loomis

  8. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Greg Laughlin, University of California, Santa Cruz


        Astronomy Colloquium - "The Galactic Planetary Census”

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Rebecca Hounsell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Indranil Gupta


        CSE Seminar - Indranil Gupta / The NoSQL Revolution Will Be Powered by Impossibilities

        National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Room 1030

      3. 4:00 pm

        Eugenia Etkina, Rutgers University


        Physics Colloquium: Eugenia Etkina

        141 Loomis

  9. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Hsiao-Wen Chen, University of Chicago


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium:

        141 Loomis

  10. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Josh Frieman - Fermilab/U Chicago


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, November 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Ahmed Elbanna


        CSE Seminar - Ahmed Elbanna

        National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Room 1040

      3. 4:00 pm

        Holger Müller, University of California, Berkeley


        Physics Colloquium: Holger Müller

        141 Loomis

  11. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 10, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, University of California, Santa Cruz


        Astronomy Colloquium - "Heavy element synthesis in the Universe"

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, November 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Chris Sheehy, University of Chicago


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 4:00 pm

        Scott Dodelson, Fermilab and U Chicago


        Physics Colloquium: Scott Dodelson

        141 Loomis

  12. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Dan Kasen, University of California, Berkeley


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, November 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Asimina Arvanitaki, Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Amy Marshall-Colon


        CSE Seminar - Amy Marshall-Colon / A multi-scale modeling challenge for disparate crop models

        National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Room 1030

      3. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium:

        141 Loomis

  13. Week of November 22, 2015

    1. Wednesday, November 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium: Thanksgiving Break

        141 Loomis

  14. Week of December 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, December 1, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Rachel Whitaker, University of Illinois


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, December 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Ben Osherson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 4:00 pm

        Riccardo Comin, University of Toronto


        Physics Colloquium: McMillan Award Winner Riccardo Comin

        141 Loomis

  15. Week of December 6, 2015

    1. Wednesday, December 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium:

        141 Loomis


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