Rice University Center for Quantum Materials Events

You found 69 events starting before January 22nd, 2018.
Wed, Mar 18, 2015
Past event
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 ...
Sat, Mar 7, 2015
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RCQM International Initiatives

Brockman Hall for Physics - Room 300 Brockman Hall for Physics Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Saturday, Mar 7, 2015 - Saturday, Mar 7, 2015
Joint ICQM-RCQM Meeting Agenda Date: March 7th, 2015 Location: Brockman Hall for Physics, Room 300 8 ~ 8:30am          Breakfast 8:30am                 Opening Remarks (President Leebron) 8:40am                 RCQM-Introduction (Qimiao Si) 9:00am                 AMO Physics at Rice (Kaden Hazzard) 9:20am                 ...
Fri, Feb 27, 2015
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RCQM Global Partners

Duncan Hall - McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall, Rice University Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Friday, Feb 27, 2015 - Saturday, Feb 28, 2015
          One of the ultimate goals of the Rice Center for Quantum Materials (RCQM) is to create an international network in the research field of quantum materials – with Rice at its hub.  The goal of this event is to ...
Thu, Jan 8, 2015
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RCQM-affiliated workshops

Rice University
Thursday, Jan 8, 2015 - Friday, Jan 9, 2015
The purpose of this meeting is to bring together the Program Managers, PI’s, post-docs, graduate students, and interested parties involved in the ARO MURI entitled “Fundamental Issues in Non-Equilibrium Dynamics and the AFOSR MURI entitled “New Quantum Phases of Matter”. ...
Mon, Dec 15, 2014
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RCQM Workshops

Rice University United States
Monday, Dec 15, 2014 - Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014
This event will celebrate the launch of the Rice Center for Quantum Materials, discuss the state of the field and prospects for future advancement, and explore the opportunities for synergy across multiple disciplines. Leading faculty in Quantum Materials from Rice University ...
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Mon, Dec 1, 2014
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Terahertz Nanoscience

Martinique at Hôtel La Batelière
Monday, Dec 1, 2014 9:25 a.m. - Friday, Dec 5, 2014 11:25 a.m.
The Fifth International Symposium on Terahertz Nanoscience (TeraNano V) will be held on December 1-5, 2014 in Martinique at Hôtel La Batelière. With the success of the first four meetings of this series, held in Osaka, Okinawa, Honolulu, and Osaka, ...