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
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
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - Quantum control of atoms, ions, and nuclei January 16, 2015 -
10:00am to 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 to 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 to 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 to January 9, 2015 - 10:00am
John Franck University of California, Berkeley
Exploring Light-Activated Dynamics in Solar Cell and Photo-Catalytic Materials
January 5, 2015 - 2:00pm to January 6, 2015 - 10:00am
Dr. Matthias Waegele University of California, Berkeley
Molecular level understanding of heterogeneous catalysis and solar fuels synthesis using transient IR spectroscopy.
January 5, 2015 (All day) to January 6, 2015 (All day)
Matthias Waegele University of California, Berkeley