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 May 6 - May 10, 2019
 
Monday, May 6 
Time: 11:30 a.m. 
Room: D-122 
Grad. Physics
Particle Physics Seminar 
Christopher Mauger,  UPENN
"Exploring quasi-elastic scattering with the Minerva detector"
Monday, May 6 
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Room: 450
ESS
SB Astronomy/Cosmology Seminar 
UG Research Presentations
TBA

Monday, May 6 
Time: 4:00 p.m. 
Room: S-141 
Grad. Physics
Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics Seminar 
Prof. Joseph Subotnik,  University of Pennsylvania
"Electrodynamics for the Chemist: How should a photochemist think about the electromagnetic radiation fields?"
Tuesday, May 7 
Time: 1:00 p.m. 
Room: 102 
Simons Center
SCGP Colloquium 
Charles Kane
"Topological Superconductivity from Majorana to Fibonacci"
Tuesday, May 7
Time: 1:00 p.m. 
Room: C-120 
Grad. Physics
Nuclear Physics Seminar 
Yannick Meurice,  The University of Iowa
"Quantum Field Theory with Cold Atoms?"
Tuesday, May 7 
Time: 4:15 p.m. 
Room: P-137 
Harriman Hall
Physics & Astronomy Colloquium 
Graduate Director
"Summary and Awards"
 
Coffee and Tea will be available at 4 p.m.
Thursday, May 9
Time: 2:30 p.m. 
Room: C.N. Yang Institute 
Math Tower, 6-125
YITP Seminar 
Katerina Chatziioannou,  CCA
"Studying black holes with gravitational waves"
Thursday, May 9 
Time: 4:00 p.m. 
Room: C-133 
Grad. Physics
Nuclear Physics Seminar 
Kirill Tuchin,  Iowa State University
TBA
Friday, May 10 
Time: 1:30 p.m. 
Room: B-131 
Grad. Physics
Solid State Seminar 
David Broido,  Boston College
"Unconventional thermal transport"