Past OCO Events

OCO Seminars are typically held on Mondays between 4pm-5pm in the OCO Conference Room 240D Willamette Hall.

Title Date Speaker Speaker's Institution
TBD February 9, 2015 (All day) Bill Phillips
The right place at the right time: uncovering the mechanisms that lead to spatiotemporal structure and organization in the bacterial cell. February 2, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm Nathan Kuwada Department of Physics and Department of Bioengineering University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Exciton-Polaritons and Localized Surface Plasmons: Light-Matter Interactions at Different Scales January 29, 2015 - 4:00pm - January 30, 2015 - 12:00pm Esther Wertz University of Michigan
Biomolecular kinetics and dynamics through IR spectroscopy and rapid mixing, intrinsically disordered proteins January 29, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 30, 2015 - 10:00am Steven Waldauer University of Zurich
Studying superfluidity in cold-atom circuits January 22, 2015 - 4:00pm - January 23, 2015 - 12:00pm Steve Eckel Joint Quantum Institute NIST/UMD
Exciton dynamics in photovoltaic and optoelectronic materials using single-shot ultrafast transient absorption and single-shot 2D electronic spectroscopy, and the control of excitonic properties in self-assembled mesostructures. January 22, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 23, 2015 - 10:00am Cathy Wong
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - Quantum control of atoms, ions, and nuclei January 16, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm Christian Schneider
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - Biophysical chemistry in the membrane: visualizing protein lipid interactions and multiscale organization using infrared spectroscopic imaging. January 15, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 16, 2015 - 10:00am Carlos Baiz MIT/University of Chicago
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - RNA conformations and dynamics in splicing complexes as studied using multidimensional and single-molecule spectroscopy. January 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 13, 2015 - 10:00am Julia Widom University of Michigan
SPECIAL TIME & LOCATION - Mapping out nanoscale variations in hydration dynamics with magnetic resonance as applied to signal transduction, mesoporous materials, and energy storage. January 8, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 9, 2015 - 10:00am John Franck University of California, Berkeley