Until further notice, colloquia will be held online from 3:30 – 4:30 pm on Wednesdays.  For zoom information refer to the talk abstract.

All welcome!



Sep 9

Dark Matter Particle Physics from Astrophysics

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 Matt Buckley (Rutgers)

 David Shih
Sep 16

The Deep Learning Revolution and the LHC

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 David Shih (Rutgers)  Scott Thomas
Sep 23

LHC and the Puzzle of the Electroweak Symmetry Breaking

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 Yuri Gershtein (Rutgers)  Sunil Somawar
Sep 30

The Proton Radius Puzzle

 Ron Gilman (Rutgers)  Ron Ransome
Oct 7

Synchrotron based insights into correlated electron compounds, aerospace components and prototype batteries

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 Mark Croft (Rutgers)  Sang-Wook Cheong 
Oct 14  No Colloquium    
Oct 21

Tests of General Relativity with Black Hole Shadows

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Dimitrios Psaltis (U. Arizona)  Alyson Brooks
Oct 28

Moiré Materials Magic

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Allan MacDonald (U. Texas, Austin)  Sang Cheong/Piers Coleman
Nov 4

Whirls in magnets: from skyrmions to magnetic monopoles

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Achim Rosch (Cologne U.) Natan Andrei, Piers Coleman
Nov 11

New ideas and opportunities at future liquid argon neutrino experiments

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Pedro Machado (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)

Andrew Mastbaum
Nov 18

Linking climate science, economics and Big Data to estimate climate change impacts and endogenous adaptation.

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Bob Kopp (Rutgers Earth and Planetary Sciences)  Premi Chandra
Nov 25 Thanksgiving (no colloquium)    
Dec 2

Leveraging the specific affordances of lab instruction: prehension, evaluation, and documentation

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Laura Rios (Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo)  Geraldine Cochran
Dec 9

Randomness, Complexity, and the Biological Frontier

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Pankaj Mehta (Boston University)  Gyan Bhanot

Please contact our administrative assistant Lisa Rivera (lrivera at physics.rutgers.edu) with questions regarding speakers schedule and zoom settings. Questions about the colloquium schedule should be addressed to Prof. Piers Coleman (pcoleman at physics.rutgers.edu).


Preliminary Spring 2021 Colloquium Schedule


Spring 2020 Colloquium

Spring 2018 Colloquium

Fall 2017 Colloquium

Spring 2017 Colloquium

Fall 2016 Colloquium

Spring 2016 Colloquium

Fall 2014 Colloquium