Faculty of Physics

Past 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 schedule for the WINTER SEMESTER 2017/18 was:

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

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

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

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

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

Speaker: Jens Niemeyer and Katy Clough
Title: Gravitational Waves

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

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

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

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