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TALKS THIS WEEK AND NEXT 
Wednesday, February 22, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Michele Vallisneri, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Caltech
"On September 14, 2015, the two LIGO detectors simultaneously observed a transient gravitational-wave signal, which was named GW150914. The signal ..." More >
Thursday, February 23, 11:00 AM, Physics Building Room 313Condensed Matter
Anjana Samarakoon, UVA-Department of Physics
"Quantum spin liquids (QSLs) have achieved great interest in both theoretical and experimental condensed matter physics due to their remarkable ..." More >
Thursday, February 23, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Torsten Karzig, Station Q, UCSB
"I will discuss a promising design proposal for a scalable topological quantum computer. The qubits are envisioned to be encoded in aggregates of ..." More >
Monday, February 27, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Adrian Liu, UC Berkeley
"In the next few years, low-frequency radio telescopes will use the 21cm line of neutral hydrogen to make unprecedentedly large maps of our ..." More >
Tuesday, February 28, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Mark Rudner,
"**THE RECEPTION WILL BE HELD AT 3:00PM IN ROOM 313** " More >
Wednesday, March 1, 3:30 PM, Physics Building Room 204Colloquium
Francois Foucart, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
"Black holes and neutron stars are extraordinary astrophysical laboratories. They allow us to test the laws of gravity and nuclear physics ..." More >
DeZoort Wins Best Poster Award at 2016 PhysCon
Gage DeZoort's poster,  Anomalous Signal Reduction in the CMS ECAL Trigger, won a Best Poster award at the  2016 Quadrennial ... More >
Liuti to serve on Physical Review C Editorial Board
Prof. Simonetta Liuti has been selected to serve on the Physical Review C Editorial Board for a three years term beginning on January 2017. ... More >
UVa's SPS Chapter Recognized as Outstanding
UVa's SPS chapter has been named a 2015-16 SPS Outstanding Chapter.   This honor is only given to the top 10% of all SPS chapters in the ... More >
Faculty Profile:
Chris Neu. (Associate Professor). Prof. Neu's research program focuses on the building blocks of the Universe and how those building blocks ...More >
Student Profile:
Tanwa Arpornthip. (Graduate Student). Atom interferometry promises great accuracy in measuring changes in atomic energy. We are focusing on two ...More >