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
Spin and orbital momentum of electrons : a new era in electron microscopy April 6, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Vincenzo Grillo CNR-Istituto Nanoscienze, in Modena, Italy
Mind the gap: quantum effects and optical-frequency magnetism in plasmonic particle junctions March 12, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Jennifer Dionne Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University
Generation, manipulation and measurement of quantum light: From quantum physics to technology February 27, 2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Brian Smith Oxford, UK
Moving the Frequency Comb Out of the Metrology Lab
February 23, 2015 - 4:00pm to February 24, 2015 - 5:30pm
Laura Sinclair
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 to 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 to 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 to January 30, 2015 - 10:00am
Steven Waldauer University of Zurich
Studying superfluidity in cold-atom circuits
January 22, 2015 - 4:00pm to 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 to January 23, 2015 - 10:00am
Cathy Wong