Spring 2022 Semester


Date: Wednesday, 12-Jan 2022
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Aljaz Godec
                 Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Title:       Physics of Shadows: Thermodynamic Implications of Memory in  
               Low-Dimensional Observables
Host:       Abhjit Sarkar 

Date: Wednesday, 19 - Jan  2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:   Shin-Shan Yu                              
Title:      Related to  Dark Matter Searches 
Host:       Rachel Bartek

Date: Wednesday, 26 - Jan 2022
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Michael Strevens
                 New York University
The Highly Effective Irrationality of Science
Host:   Abhijit Sarkar

Date: Wednesday, 2 - Feb 2022
Time: 4:00 PM
Speaker:  Raffaele Resta
                 Institute of Materials Workshop (CNR), Trieste
Title:   Faraday law, oxidation numbers, and ionic conductivity: The role of topology
Host:  Lorenzo Resca

Date: Wednesday 9-Feb-2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Jason Green                 
Title:        Thermodynamic Speed Limits on Dynamic Matter
Host:   Abhijit Sarkar

Date: Wednesday 16-Feb-2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Gang Kai Poh
Title:   Hitchhiker’s Guide to Mercury’s Dynamic Magnetosphere:
           from MESSENGER to Bepi-Colombo Era
Host:      Robert Robinson

Date: Wednesday, 23-Feb-2022
Time: 4:00 pm  
Speaker:  Seyed Alireza Seif Tabrizi
Title:  Learning physics with Machine Learning
Host: Abhijit Sarkar

Date: Wednesday 16-Mar-2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Yoshihiko Hasegawa
                 University of Tokyo  
Title:     Thermodynamic Uncertainty Relation Connects Physics,
                        Information Science, and Biology
Host:       Abhijit Sarkar

Date: Wednesday 23-Mar-2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:   Dr. Nilanga Wickramaarachchi
Title:       Photoproduction of Λ(1405) → Σ 0π 0 at GlueX
Host:    Grzegorz Kalicy    

Date: Wednesday 30-Mar-2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker: Grzegorz Kalicy
                The Catholic University of America 
Title:    Developing detector for the future Electron-Ion Collider
Host:   John Philip

Date: Wednesday 6-April -2022
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:    Steve Kraemer 
                    The Catholic University of America                
Title:     Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN): Their Characteristics and
                   Role in Galaxy Evolution

Host:       John Philip 

Date: Wednesday 13-April -2022
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker:  Jenny Marcela Rodríguez Gómez
Title:  A Closer Look at the Sun: From Pasma in the Solar Atmosphere to Extreme Solar Events
Host: Robert Robinson

Date: Wednesday 20-April-2022 
Time: 4:00 pm
Speaker: John Bechhoefer                 
Title:       What Can Maxwell's Demon Do ?
Host:       Abhijit Sarkar