Fall 2019 Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will be held at 3:00 pm in FLN 2.02.06.


August 30, 2019

Introduction: Course PHY7013 Objectives and Expectations

Dr. Xochitl Lopez Lozano, UTSA

Waves in Random Media: Anderson Localization

Dr. Andrey Chabanov, UTSA


September 6, 2019

Directly Imaging Extrasolar Planets with Extreme Adaptive Optics

Dr. Thayne Currie, NASA Ames Research Center, California


September 13, 2019

Shrink Polymer Micro Sensors for Biomedical Applications

Dr. Tianohong Cui, University of Minnesota


September 20, 2019

Investigating Interfacial Dynamics in Lipid Membranes with Ultrafast Infrared Spectroscopy

Dr. Carlos Baiz, UT Austin


September 27, 2019

My Journey from Research to Rockets

Dr. David White


October 4, 2019


October 11, 2019

Multiscale Materials Modeling for Nuclear Energy

Dr. Chris Stanek, Los Alamos National Laboratory

October 18, 2019

High-resolution Mass Spectrometry at UTSA - Some Interesting Applications

Dr. Wendell Griffith, UTSA

October 25, 2019

The Emergence of the Flatlands: Synthesis, Characterization and Application of Two-Dimensional Materials

Dr. Jun Lu, Rice University


November 1, 2019

Large Area Solid-State Radiation Detectors

Dr. Manuel Quebedo, UT Dallas


November 8, 2019

Qualitative Behavior of the Low-Frequency Vibrational Dynamics of Microtubules and the Surrounding Water

Dr. James Parker, General Dynamics

November 15, 2019

Teaching Gravitational Wave Astronomy in the Undergraduate Laboratory

Dr. Dennis Ugolini, Trinity University


November 22, 2019

Conformal Solid-State Emitters Coupled to Plasmonic Nanocavity Lattices

Dr. Teri W. Odom, Northwestern University


November 29, 2019

no seminar - Thanksgiving Break

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