Rice University Center for Quantum Materials Events

You found 64 events starting before November 19th, 2017.
Thu, Sep 24, 2015
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United States
Thursday, Sep 24, 2015 3:10 p.m. - Thursday, Sep 24, 2015 4:10 p.m.
Frontiers of Condensed Matter Physics (FCMP) 3:10 PM, Thursday, September 24 SST 106, *LIVE* Speaker: Prof. Randy Hulet Title: Quantum Magnetism with Ultracold Atoms   Abstract: Ultracold atoms on optical lattices form a versatile platform for studying many-body physics, with ...
Thu, Sep 17, 2015
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United States
Thursday, Sep 17, 2015 3:10 p.m. - Thursday, Sep 17, 2015 4:15 p.m.
Columbia: 4:10 PM EDT Pupin 329 live Rice: 3:10 PM CDT SST 106 simulcast from Columbia U Oregon Eugene: 1:10 PM PDT simulcast from Columbia   Speaker: Prof. Myriam P. Sarachik (City College of New York)   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myriam_Sarachik http://www.sci.ccny.cuny.edu/~sarachik/   ...
Tue, Sep 15, 2015
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United States
Tuesday, Sep 15, 2015 3:10 p.m. - Tuesday, Sep 15, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Frontiers of Condensed Matter Physics Lecture September 15, Tuesday 2015, Columbia: 329 Pupin 4:10 PM EST live Rice: SST301A 3:10 CST simulcast from Columbia U Oregon Eugene: 1:10 PST simulcast from Columbia   Speaker: Prof. Andrew Millis (Columbia, Physics)   ...
Fri, Apr 24, 2015
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Brockman Hall for Physics - Room 300 Brockman Hall for Physics Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Friday, Apr 24, 2015 noon - Friday, Apr 24, 2015 1:15 p.m.
The Rice Center for Quantum Materials hosts fun, low-stress poster lunches to encourage networking between research groups and show some of our most recent results. These poster sessions are a great chance to talk science with fellow students and postdocs ...
Thu, Mar 26, 2015
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RCQM Workshops

BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) - Room 280 6500 Main Street Houston, Texas 77030 United States
Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 9:30 a.m. - Friday, Mar 27, 2015 12:30 p.m.
Quantum Criticality: Heavy Fermion Systems and Beyond Registration is now closed - please email ginny.w@rice.edu Event Schedule and Abstracts Scope:This symposium will provide a forum for informal discussions on quantum criticality. It will highlight heavy fermions, which serve as a ...
Wed, Mar 18, 2015
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Distinguished Lecture Series

Brockman Hall for Physics - Room 101 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 4 p.m. - Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 5 p.m.
Quenched disorder and vestigial  nematicity in correlated electronic systems  Steven Kivelson  Intermediate phases with “vestigial order” occur when the spontaneously broken symmetries of a “fully ordered” groundstate are restored sequentially as a function of increasingly strong thermal or quantum fluctuations, ...
Tue, Mar 17, 2015
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RCQM-affiliated workshops

Space Science Room 337 Space Science and Technology Bldg - Rice University Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 5 p.m. - Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 6 p.m.
"Photonic Topological Insulators: Guiding Electromagnetic Waves Around Sharp Corners" Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 5:15pm Location: Space Science Room 337 Refreshments will be served beginning at 5pm  
Tue, Mar 17, 2015
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RCQM-affiliated workshops

Smalley-Curl Room - Space Science 301A Space Science and Technology Bldg - Rice University Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 noon - Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 1:15 p.m.
"Fano-resonant plasmonic nanosensors" - Lunch will be served - RSVP Required for this Talk Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 12noon - 1:15pm Location: Smalley-Curl Room, Space Science 301A Lunch will be served, RSVP Required This talk will cover two ...
Mon, Mar 16, 2015
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RCQM-affiliated workshops

Brockman Hall for Physics - Room 300 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Monday, Mar 16, 2015 4 p.m. - Monday, Mar 16, 2015 5 p.m.
Enhancement of superconductivity near a nematic quantum critical point Two topics that have attracted intense theoretical study over the past decade are the nature of quantum critical phenomena in metallic systems and what, if anything, such critical points have to ...
Mon, Mar 16, 2015
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RCQM-affiliated workshops

Smalley-Curl Room - Space Science 301A Space Science and Technology Bldg - Rice University Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Monday, Mar 16, 2015 3 p.m. - Monday, Mar 16, 2015 4 p.m.
"Science and applications of infrared metamaterials: from thermo-photovoltaics to graphene-integrated plasmonic metasurfaces" Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm Location: Smalley-Curl Room, Space Science 301A Wine & Cheese Reception after the talk In this talk I will discuss ...