Spring 2012

Date   Speaker Title (click title to see slides)
January 9 Welcome back!!

January 16 MLK day

January 23

January 30 Special CMP faculty candidate

February 6

February 13 Special CMP faculty candidate

February 20 Chun-Min Jen
Syracuse University
First Precision Measurement of Neutron Radius via Parity-Violation in the Electron Scattering from the Lead (208Pb)
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February 27 Joshua Albert
Duke U
First Observations of Electron Neutrino Appearance at T2K
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March 5 Jim Musser
IU
First flight of the CREST detector - an antarctic adventure
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March 12 Spring Break

March 19 Kevin Pitts
UIUC
Search for the Higgs Boson at CDF
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March 26 Petr Vogel
Caltech
Neutrinoless double beta decay. What its observation would prove and its nuclear matrix elements
March 30 Marcelo Gleiser
Dartmouth College
Oscillons: theory and applications in symmetry breaking and cosmology
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April 2 Paul Derwent
Fermilab
Fermilab & the Intensity Frontier: How to provide more neutrinos for NOvA
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April 9 Even Niner
IU
The NOvA Experiment and event reconstruction
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April 16 Radovan Dermisek
IU
Insensitive Unification of Gauge Couplings
April 19 Ximo Poveda
IU
Experimental physics at ATLAS: from detector commissioning to Supersymmetry searches
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April 23 Yi Yang
IU
Di-muons near the Upsilon resonances in ATLAS
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April 30 Jeff Kolb
Notre Dame
Higgs Hunting with Tau Leptons at CMS
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