Faculty of Physics

Current Programme - Winter Semester 2017/18

The Faculty of Physics colloquium takes place during the academic semester on Mondays at 16:30 h in Hörsaal 2, Faculty of Physics (Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1).

The current schedule for the WINTER SEMESTER 2017/18 is:


23.10.2017 15:00 h (!)
Speaker: Douglas Hofstadter (Indiana University, Bloomington, USA )
Title: An Einsteinian Analogy Sheds Light on Light

23.10.2017 16:30 h (!)
Speaker: Prof.. Annette Zippelius (Universität Göttingen)
Title: Struktur aus Unordnung, ungeordnete Strukturen

30.10.2017
Speaker: Renate Loll (Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands)
Title: Quantum Gravity from Causal Dynamical Triangulations (for the Uninitiated)

06.11.2017
Speaker: Henry Chapman (DESY, University Hamburg)
Title: New approaches to image macromolecules

13.11.2017
Speaker: Heino Falcke (Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands)
Title: Imaging Black Holes

20.11.2017
Speaker: Ray Goldstein (University of Cambridge, UK)
Title: Fluid Dynamics at the Scale of the Cell

27.11.2017
Speaker: Jens Niemeyer and Katy Clough
Title: Gravitational Waves

04.12.2017
Speaker: Tobias Moser (Universitätsmedizin Göttingen)
Title: Biophysics of Hearing: from Synaptic Sound Coding to Optogenetic Restoration

11.12.2017
Speaker: Dmitry Budker (Helmholtz Institut Mainz)
Title: Fundamental Physics with (weird) Magnetic Resonance

18.12.2017
Speaker: Stefan Mathias (I.Physikalisches Institut, Göttingen)
Title: Ultrafast Condensed Matter Physics

15 01.2018
Speaker: Christian Spiering (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron - DESY)
Title: High-energy neutrino astronomy: where do we stand, where do we go?

22 01.2018
Speaker: Eric Dufresne (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
Title: The Mechanics of Soft Solid Interfaces

29.01.2018
Speaker: tba. (Peter-Haasen Prize winner)
Titel: tba.