Physics Division Seminar

Conference Room R-150, Building 203, Argonne National Laboratory

Mondays at 3:30 PM

2015-2016 Program

Please contact the host if you wish to arrange a discussion with the speaker.

14 Sep 2015 Tuomas Grahn, University of Jyväskylä
Studies of shape coexistence in heavy atomic nuclei using complementary techniques
Host: Shaofei Zhu
21 Sep 2015 Stepan Stepanyan, Jefferson Lab
The Current Status of Dark Photon Searches
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
28 Sep 2015 Keith Bechtol, University of Wisconsin
Exploring the Nature of Dark Matter with Ultra-Faint Galaxies
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
5 Oct 2015 Pawel Danielewicz, Michigan State University
Symmetry Energy: From Nuclei to Neutron Stars
Host: Peter Mueller
12 Oct 2015 Yury Kolomensky, UC Berkeley
Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay Searches with CUORE and CUPID
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
19 Oct 2015 Diana Parno, University of Washington
KATRIN: Seeking the Neutrino Mass
Host: Peter Mueller
26 Oct 2015 Fall Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Division of the APS,
Santa Fe, NM, 28-31 Oct; No seminar
2 Nov 2015 Peter Winter, High Energy Physics Division, Argonne
The New Muon g-2 Experiment at Fermilab: Current Status and Prospects
Host: Peter Mueller
9 Nov 2015 Vincenzo Cirigliano, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Low Energy Probes of New Physics
Host: Peter Mueller
16 Nov 2015 Volker Burkert, Jefferson Lab
What nucleon resonances teach us about nucleon structure
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
23 Nov 2015 Aaron Chou, FNAL
Search for axion radio broadcasts from galaxies (Tentative)
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
30 Nov 2015 Joseph A. Formaggio, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Morning Chirps: Using Frequency-Based Techniques to Measure Neutrino Mass
Host: Peter Mueller
7 Dec 2015 Kenneth Hicks, NSF and Ohio University
Now Pentaquarks, What Next??
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
14 Dec 2015 Anatoli Afanasjev, Mississippi State University
Global performance of covariant density functional theory
Host: Peter Mueller
21 Dec 2015 Christmas & New Year Holidays; No seminar
28 Dec 2015 Christmas & New Year Holidays; No seminar
4 Jan 2016 Michael Bishof, Argonne Physics Division
A New Year, A New Limit on the 225Ra EDM
Host: Peter Mueller
11 Jan 2016 Nicolas F. Schunck , LLNL
Microscopic Theory of Nuclear Fission: Recent Highlights
Host: Robert Wiringa
18 Jan 2016 Brent Graner, University of Washington
Updated Measurement of the Permanent Electric Dipole Moment (EDM) of 199Hg
Host: Peter Mueller
25 Jan 2016 Sonia Bacca, TRIUMF
Computing the Heart of Matter
Host: Peter Mueller
1 Feb 2016 David Radford, Oak Ridge National Lab.
Double Beta Decay and the Nature of Neutrinos
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
8 Feb 2016 Katrin Heitmann, High Energy Physics and Mathematics and Computer Science Divisions, Argonne
Unlocking the Mysteries of the Universe with Supercomputers
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
15 Feb 2016 Antonio Villari, Michigan State University
Commissioning and First Accelerated Beams in the ReAccelerator (ReA3) of the National Superconducting Cyclotron Facility, MSU
Host: Peter Mueller
22 Feb 2016 David Rotsch, Argonne Nuclear Engineering Division
Radioisotope Production and Radiation Effect Studies in Building 211
Host: Peter Mueller
29 Feb 2016 Shaofei Zhu, Argonne Physics Division
GRETINA Science Campaign at ATLAS
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
7 Mar 2016 Andrey Elagin, University of Chicago
Directional Liquid Scintillator Detector for Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
14 Mar 2016 Sanghoon Kim, Argonne Physics Division
Superconducting Higher Harmonic RF Cavity for the APS Upgrade Electron Storage Rings
Host: Peter Mueller
21 Mar 2016 Whitney R. Armstrong, Argonne Physics Division
QCD Confinement: Measuring Color Forces in the Nucleon and Nuclei
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
28 Mar 2016
4 Apr 2016 Peter Mueller, Argonne Physics Division
Establishing a Self-sustaining Radio-krypton Dating Facility
Host: Peter Mueller
11 Apr 2016 Zhenyu Ye, University of Illinois at Chicago
Heavy Flavor Tomography for Quark-Gluon Plasma Created at RHIC
Host: Peter Mueller
18 Apr 2016 Hongwei Zhao, Institute of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou, China
IMP Accelerator Developments Toward High Intensity Ion Beam Production and Acceleration
Host: Peter Ostroumov
25 Apr 2016 Jianwei Qiu, Brookhaven Nat. Lab.
Physics of Electron-Ion Collider
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
2 May 2016 Alexandra Gade, Michigan State University
News on the nuclear structure of neutron-rich nuclei at and beyond N=28
Host: Peter Mueller
9 May 2016 Garth Huber, University of Regina, Canada
Deep Exclusive p(e, e'π+)n Studies at Jefferson Lab
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
16 May 2016 Buddhini Waidyawansa, Argonne Physics Division
Beam-Normal Single-Spin Asymmetries in Electron Scattering
Host: Kawtar Hafidi
23 May 2016
10:30 AM
Vivek Datar, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India
Melting of Shell Effects and Radiative Decay from the Tiniest Rotor
Host: Bob Wiringa
23 May 2016 Arnaud Leredde, Argonne Physics Division
β-ν Angular Correlations from Laser Trapped 6He
Host: Peter Mueller
30 May 2016 Memorial Day -- No seminar
6 Jun 2016 Sereres Johnston, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Search for double beta decays of 136Xe to excited states of 136Ba with EXO-200
Host: Kawtar Hafidi

Kawtar Hafidi (630-252-4012, mail) and Peter Mueller (630-252-7267, mail), Co-chairs

Janet Bergman, Secretary (630-252-4085, mail)

Steven Pieper, Web Guy (630-252-4232, mail)

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