Current Programme - Summer Semester 2019

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 SUMMER SEMESTER 2019 is:

06.05.2019
Speaker: Vasily Belokurov (University of Cambridge, UK)
Title:Gaia’s view of the Milky Way halo

13.05.2019
Speaker: Peter Young (University of California Santa Cruz, USA)
Title:Can a quantum computer solve optimization problems more efficiently than a classical computer?

20.05.2019
Speaker: Carole Haswell (Open University, UK)
Title:Finding exoplanets which will reveal their geology: The dispersed matter planet project

27.05.2019
Speaker: Jennifer Thomas (University College London, UK)
Title: Neutrinos vs the human lifespan: Who will win?

03.06.2019
Speaker: Manfred Fiebig (ETH Zurich, Schweiz)
Title: Fun stuff to do with multiferroic order parameters

17.06.2019
Speaker: Joachim Sauer (Humboldt-Universität Berlin)
Title: Structure and reactivity of metal oxide surfaces and thin films – Synergy of quantum chemistry and experiment

24.06.2019
Speaker: David Marsh (Institute for Astrophysics, Göttingen)
Title:Axions: the lightest place in the dark
Antrittsvorlesung!

01.07.2019
Speaker: Philipp Gegenwart
Title:New quantum states driven by magnetic frustration

08.07.2019
Speaker: Michael Wilczek
Title:Turbulence — a challenge for nonequilibrium statistical physics