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The regular time and place for this series is 1:30pm on Thursday in room 054 of the Physics Building. 
The main organizer is Prof. Harold Baranger Email    /   Webpage

Fall 2001

  Aug 30, 1:30pm
Yaroslav Bazaliy - Argonne National Lab
Room 054
Spin-transfer effect and its use for magnetic switching in nanostructures.

Sep 6, 1:30pm
Holger Grahn - Paul Drude Institute, Berlin, Germany
Room 054
Optical Properties of Nitride Semiconductors Free of Electrostatic Fields 

Sep 13, 1:30pm
Boris Narozhny - SUNY Stony Brook   CANCELLED
 Room 054
Interaction corrections to transport coefficients in two-dimensional electron gas at intermediate temperatures
Sep 20, 1:30pm
Stephen Teitsworth - Duke University
 Room 054
Deterministic and stochastic dynamics of electronic transport in semiconductor superlattices
Oct 4, 1:30pm
Bruce Alphenaar - University of Louisville
Room 054
Electron Spin Transport through Carbon Nanotubes
 Oct 11, 1:30 pm
Mikhail Raikh - University of Utah 
 Room 054
Anomalous Coherent Backscattering of Light from Photonic Crystal 

 Oct 18, 1:30pm
Heinrich Jaeger - University of Chicago
Room 05
Does the Granular Matter?
Nov 1, 1:30pm
Bruce Kane - University of Maryland
Room 054
Silicon-based Quantum Computation

Nov 2, 11:30am
Arjendu K. Pattanayak - Carleton College
Friday, Room 054
Chaos, entropy-production, and the boundaries of the quantum world

Nov 5, 1:00pm
Sean Barret - Yale University
Monday, Room 054
OPNMR Evidence for Skyrmion Localization

Nov 8, 1:30pm
Michael Manfra - Lucent Technologies
Room 054
Polarization field induced 2DEG and scattering mechanisms in high-mobility AlGaN/GaN heterostructures  
Nov 15, 1:30pm
Arne Brataas - Harvard University
Room 054
Magnetization dynamics in small ferromagnets
Nov 20, 1:30pm
Nikolai Zhitenev -Bell Labs
Tuesday, Room 054
Conductance of small molecular junctions

Nov 22
No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec 13, 1:30pm
M. Gershenson, Rutgers University
Room 054
Electrons get heavier and more susceptible near the 2D MIT


Coming seminars:

Spring 2002

Previous Seminars:

Summer 2001

Spring 2001

Fall 2000

Spring 2000

Fall 1999

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