Events Archive

January 17, 2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
Faculty Candidate Luncheon: Joonho Jang (MIT)
January 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Faculty Candidate Lecture: Joonho Jang (MIT)
Title: TBDAbstract: TBD
January 12, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Faculty Candidate Luncheon: Kristin Beck (University of Maryland)
January 11, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Faculty Candidate Lecture: Kristin Beck (University of Maryland)
Title:Prototyping a Quantum Computer with Trapped Ions Abstract: Trapped atomic ions are an ideal system for quantum computation, with optically-accessible qubit states with long coherence times...
January 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Tracy Webb (McGill)
Title: TBD Abstract: TBD
December 14, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Special Seminar: Brian Batell, Colleen McClung, and James Conway (PITT)
Title: The Science Behind Nobel Prizes: Resolving Time, Matter, and GravityAbstract:  SPECIAL SEMINAR “The Science Behind Nobel Prizes: Resolving Time, Matter, and Gravity...
December 12, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
PQI/ Condensed Matter Seminar: Philip Feng (Case Western)
Title: Atomic Layer Semiconductor 2D Nanoelectromechanical Systems (NEMS) Abstract: Electrical Engineering, Case School of Engineering, Case Western Reserve UniversityAtomically thin...
December 11, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Eugene Demler (Harvard)
Title: Quantum disequilibrium Abstract: Recent progress in the understanding of non-equilibrium quantum dynamics of many-body systems will be discussed. Applications to electron systems and...
December 8, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
PQI/Condensed Matter Seminar: Dennis Christensen
Ttile: Emergent phenomena at oxide interfaces Abstract: The plethora of fascinating properties observed in oxide heterostructures has attracted a lot of interest. Most noticeably, the confined...
December 8, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Astrolunch
Title: TBDAbstract: TBD
December 7, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PQI/ Condensed Matter Seminar: Yiwen Chu (Yale University)
Title: Quantum acoustics with superconducting qubits Abstract:The ability to engineer and manipulate different types of quantum mechanical objects allows us to take advantage of their...
December 7, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PQI/Condensed Matter Seminar: Yiwen Chu (Yale University)
Title: Quantum acoustics with superconducting qubits Abstract:The ability to engineer and manipulate different types of quantum mechanical objects allows us to take advantage of their...
December 1, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Condensed Matter Physics Seminar: Pedram Roushan (Google-Santa Barbara)
Title: Quantum technologies at the dawn of the second machine agePedram RoushanGoogle Inc., Santa Barbara, CAAbstract: Quantum theory, formed in the early part of the last century, has revolutionized...
November 30, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Condensed Matter Physics Seminar: Pedram Roushan (Google-Santa Barbara)
 Title: Spectral signatures of many-body localization with interacting photonsAbstract: Statistical mechanics is founded on the assumption that a system can reach thermal equilibrium, regardless...
November 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Joint PITT-CMU Colloquium: Dan McKinsey (U of CA/ Berkeley)
Title: Who Has Seen The WIMP? Neither You Nor I. Abstract: Discovering the nature of dark matter remains one of the most significant goals of modern particle physics and astrophysics, as the...

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