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 9 - Mar 13, 2020
 
Monday, Mar 9 
Time: 12:00 p.m. 
Room: D-122 
Grad. Physics
Particle Physics Seminar 
Jay Hyun Jo,  Yale University
"COSINE-100 NaI(Tl) Dark Mater Experiment: Testing DAMA’s Claim for a Dark Matter Discovery"
Monday, Mar 9
Time:  2:30 p.m. 
Room: C.N. Yang Institute 
Math Tower, 6-125
YITP Seminar 
Kristan Jensen,  SFSU
"Some recent developments in non-perturbative quantum gravity”
Tuesday, Mar 10
Time: 1:00 p.m. 
Room: 102 
Simons Center
SCGP Colloquium 
Ilia Binder
"Critical lattice interfaces: polynomial rate of convergence to SLE curves"
Tuesday, Mar 10 
Time: 4:15 p.m. 
Room: P-137 
Harriman Hall
Physics & Astronomy Colloquium 
Peter van Nieuwenhuizen,  Stony Brook University
"HOW SUPERGRAVITY WAS DISCOVERED AT STONY BROOK"
 
Coffee and Tea will be available at 4 pm.
Wednesday, Mar 11
Time: 1:00 p.m. 
Room: C-133 
Grad. Physics
Nuclear Physics Seminar 
Kock Arthur,  Stony Brook University
"Parton Distributions in a QCD Instanton Vacuum"
Thursday, Mar 12 
Time:  2:30 p.m. 
Room: C.N. Yang Institute 
Math Tower, 6-125
YITP Seminar 
Henry Maxfield,  UCSB
"Black hole information, spacetime wormholes, baby universes and ensembles"
Friday, Mar 13 
Time: 1:30 p.m. 
Room: B-131 
Grad. Physics
Solid State Seminar  ( Cancelled )
Miao Ling and Yiming Xu (Editors at Phys. Rev. X)
"Interactive short-notice seminar about Phys. Rev. X"
Friday, Mar 13 
Time: 7:30 p.m. 
Room: 001 
ESS
World of Physics Open Night Seminar 
Derek Teaney
"Having fun with quark gluon plasma"