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TALKS THIS WEEK AND NEXT 
Monday, April 24, 1:00 PM, Physics Building Room 313Defense
Zhao Zhang,
"Ph.D. Oral Examination.  Members of the Faculty and Graduate Students are invited to attend the seminar portion of the examination. " More >
Wednesday, April 26, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204High Energy
Arun Paramekanti, University of Toronto
Wednesday, April 26, 5:00 PM, Physics Building Room 313Condensed Matter
Alexander Sirota, UVA-Department of Physics
"Fractional topological insulators (FTI) are electronic topological phases in (3 + 1) dimensions enriched by time reversal (TR) and charge U(1) ..." More >
Wednesday, April 26, 7:00 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Annual Physics Day,
"The University of Virginia Physics Department Presents the 23rd Annual National Physics Day Show ..." More >
Thursday, April 27, 11:00 AM, Physics Building Room 313Condensed Matter
Boris I. Ivlev, Landau Institute and Instituto de Fisica, UASLP
"In the recent experiments, PRB 94, 054504 (2016), the unusual oscillatory magnetore- sistance of superconductors was discovered ..." More >
Thursday, April 27, 1:00 PM, Physics Building Room 313High Energy
Tianran Chen, UVA- Department of Physics
"Long carrier lifetime is what makes hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites high performance photovoltaic materials. Several microscopic mechanisms ..." More >
Friday, April 28, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
John Beacom, Ohio State
"For over 50 years, people have been discussing the promise of high-energy neutrino astronomy.  For most of that time, wholesale theoretical ..." More >
Wednesday, May 3, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204High Energy
Michael Baird, UVA-Department of Physics
"In light of the Nobel Prize awarded for neutrino oscillations in 2015, it is an exciting time to be a part of a long-baseline neutrino oscillation ..." More >
Andersen wins Goldwater Scholarship; Gupta gets Honorable Mention
Bridget Andersen has won a 2017 Goldwater Scholarship, one of the most prestigious undergraduate scholarships in the natural ... More >
Pennies from Heaven
From USA TODAY: "There's a tale we've all heard: A penny dropped from the top of the Empire State Building would fall at such a rate it would impale and kill anyone ... More >
Louca Elected President of NSSA
Prof. Despina Louca has been elected to serve a four year term as President of the Neutron Scattering Society of America. See  http://neutronscattering.org and ... More >
Faculty Profile:
Olivier Pfister. (Professor). Olivier Pfister’s research focuses on experimental quantum optics and quantum information. The quantum ...More >
Student Profile:
Adam Fallon. (Graduate Student). Our group uses Bose-Einstein Condensates as atomic interferometers. These ultra-cold atoms serve as sensitive ...More >