Department of Physics & Astronomy 
State University of New York at Stony Brook 
Stony Brook, New York 11794-3800 
Telephone: (631) 632-8100 
FAX (631) 632-8176
Physics & Astronomy Weekly Bulletin
Week of Mar 19 - Mar 23, 2018
Monday, Mar 19 
Time: 11:30 a.m. 
Room: D-122 
Grad. Physics
Particle Physics Seminar 
Prof. James Olsen,  Princeton
"Truth, Beauty, and the Higgs Boson"
Tuesday, Mar 20 
Time: 1:00 p.m. 
Room: 102 
Simons Center
SCGP Colloquium 
Spenta Wadia
"Black holes and the Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev type models"

Tuesday, Mar 20 
Time: 4:15 p.m. 
Room: P-137 
Harriman Hall
Physics & Astronomy Colloquium 
Eden Figueroa,  Stony Brook University
"Building a room temperature quantum computer"

Coffee and Tea will be available at 4pm.
Wednesday, Mar 21 
Time:  2:30 p.m. 
Room: C.N. Yang Institute 
Math Tower, 6-125
YITP Seminar 
Andreas Weichselbaum,  BNL and LMU
"Non-abelian symmetries and applications in tensor networks"
Thursday, Mar 22 
Time: 2:30 p.m. 
Room: C.N. Yang Institute 
Math Tower, 6-125
YITP Seminar 
Anson Hook,  U. Maryland
Friday, Mar 23 
Time: 1:30 p.m. 
Room: B-131 
Grad. Physics
Solid State Seminar 
Liang Wu,  Univ. of Calif. Berkeley and Univ. of Pennsylvania
"Band geometry and nonlinear optical studies on polar Weyl semimetals"
Friday, Mar 23 
Time: 7:30 p.m. 
Room: 001
Living World Open Night Seminar 
Prof. Liliana Davalos,  Department of Anthropology, SB
"Extinction, Extinction: How it Was and How to Stop it, From the Miocene to Today"